A man walked into a pawn shop in Florida, put his baby on the counter and, according to police, asked how much he could get for the kid."This is what I got," the father, Richard Slocum, said as he placed the infant before the owner of the store...
A freighter in a harbor. Photo: ICA sailor who faked his death eight years ago to get compensation turned himself into police in Shanghai.Zhang Jinglei, a sailor on a Panama registered freighter, mysteriously disappeared from his ship in August 2011, during a port visit to Shanghai. At the...
The outlaw is arrested by Chinese police in Myanmar. Source: guancha.com "I heard the whole world is looking for me. Here I am, catch me if you can," a brazen outlaw said in a video posted on China's social media.  By chance, police in Guiyang, Southwest China's Guizhou Province were...
The helicopter lands in the school. Source: Btime.comAt first blush, it seemed like a father of a student at a Beijing public school just wanted his son to get good marks on his science homework, so he arranged for a helicopter to literally drop in.The parent, surnamed Chen,...
Three spicy toothpastes. Source: The Beijing News People who can't get enough spice in their life and want to practice good dental hygiene, can now get a burst of heat first thing in the morning and last thing at night with a new toothpaste that comes in mild, medium...
Slicing through juicy cuts of pork belly alongside rarer delicacies of ox brain and sheep intestine, young butchers at a Frankfurt trade hall cast a suspicious eye towards the so-called fake meat products on display. Puzzlingly, for the butchers, the fake meat seems to be popular. "As a butcher, it...
Giving a single dose of antibiotics to mothers who have a medically assisted birth using forceps or vacuum could prevent almost half of maternal infections, researchers said on Monday, and global health authorities should change their advice.In a study published in The Lancet medical journal, the researchers said...
The moon is steadily shrinking, causing wrinkling on its surface and quakes, according to an analysis of imagery captured by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter published on Monday.A survey of more than 12,000 images revealed that lunar basin Mare Frigoris near the moon's north pole, one of many vast...
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