Man gladly trades home for a prison cell

2011-04-18 10:07:44

A prisoner in Chongqing continued to confess to previously unknown offenses just to stay away from his estranged family.

Amorous fake cop in hands of real ones

2011-04-18 08:40:44

A fake police officer's cover was blown recently when two of the women he was dating and cheating money out of bumped into each another, triggering a series of events that exposed him.

Green iguana enjoys spring sun in NE China

2011-04-14 10:32:52

The 6-year-old iguana is a pet of Wu Jianfeng, who lives in Jilin. The reptile is 90 centimeters long and weighs more than one kilogram. Wu is fond of raising cold-blooded animals such as poisonous spiders, lizards and boa constrictors.

Waddling in my green shoes

2011-04-12 13:13:12

A pet duck walks with its owner wearing green “shoes” in front of a market in Beijing, April 10, 2011. The duck gets shoes put on when going outside to avoid getting dirty or injured.

Miniature pig grows into high-rise hog

2011-04-11 10:16:10

A man in Changzhou, Jiangsu province, never expected that the miniature pig he bought two years ago would have grown into a 1.4-meter-long potbellied adult.

Fish-headed train steams into art gallery

2011-04-10 15:46:24

Visitors walk past an art display named "leviathanation" by artist Huang Yongbing at the 798 Art Zone in Beijing.

Gran feeds street cats for 24 years

2011-04-06 17:23:11

For cat lover Guo Lianfu sharing her home with 85 street cats is just a small part of the work she does caring for stray felines around Zhoukou residential area in Qingdao, East China’s Shandong province.

Goat stands tall on two legs

2011-03-31 11:24:52

A little goat walks on its forelegs in a village in Northeast China's Jilin province, March 29, 2011. The goat was born with problems in its hind legs and was only able to walk with two legs from two months old.

All that glitters is not gold for police

2011-03-30 10:57:45

A shiny golden car is towed away by police for being parked illegally in Nanjing, March 29, 2011.

Making a public statement

2011-03-29 13:13:34

A performance artist lies by the street with a big cup with the message, "Begging, following the Emperor's command" in Beijing on March 27, 2011.

Father picks up daughter by unauthorized chopper

2011-03-26 15:16:26

A helicopter landed at Dezhou University, Shandong province to pick up a female student on March 19, 2011, stirring an online sensation.

Bachelor finds true love in nursing home

2011-03-25 17:23:36

A man in Chengdu, Sichuan province, finally met his one true love at the age of 67.