About Doggone Time of the Day: Next time your mom tells you the Internet is pointless, show her this: Chinese media is reporting that a 600-year-old dog-eating carnival in Qianxi Township, Jinhua City, has been shut down for good after public outrage "voiced on the Internet" led officials to reconsider the festival's merits.
The cruel nature of the annual event, which involves slaught
Zebra Hybrid of the Day: The Xiamen Haicang Safari Park in southeast China announced this week that an extremely rare donkey sire/zebra dam cross -- commonly referred to as a "donkra" -- was born into its care on Sunday.
While donkras are by far the rarest of the zebroids -- this is only the fourth reported case worldwide -- the zoo certainly increased the odds
World's Longest Over-Water Bridge of the Day: Succeeding the 24-mile-long Lake Pontchartrain Causeway as the world's longest bridge over open water, China's Jiaozhou Bay bridge, which opened today after four years of construction, clocks in at a reststop-demanding 26.3 miles.
Photo of the Day: When her fiance abruptly called off their wedding to marry someone else, Li-Wan -- still in her wedding dress -- climbed onto the window ledge of a building in Changchun, China, and jumped off.
Luckily, a local care worker named Guo Zhongfan managed to grab hold of the distressed damsel's neck at the very last moment, thereby saving her lif