When a wolf died in a zoo in central China, they weren’t ready to just leave its enclosure empty. No -- they salvaged the situation with truly unexpected ingenuity. Here’s the full story, plus 11 others:

A truck with the slogan YOU can do it' got stuck under an Oxfordshire bridge. LOW BRIDGE 4.5m 1550 You can do it PRIDRR O MISSONSE INIT Apparently, the driver tried to reverse, but it turned out he couldn't. CRACKED.COM

Source: BBC

A ZOO in China tried to present a dog as a wolf. BTV Ssh JEAILL Ri I Apparently, the zoo's wolf died of old age, so they just put a rottweiler in the enclosure instead.

Source: BBC

Neopets is trying to crack down on a black market in virtual pets. Neopets is a website where you can trade virtual pets, and a bug lets you steal other people's- so extremely valuable pets get stolen and sold off. The site is about 20 years old and runs on

Source: ScreenRant

A Siberian man was interrogated by police after revealing who killed his great-grandfather. For about 10 years, Denis Karagodin worked to find out the identities of the Stalin-era officials who executed his great-grandfather in 1938. When he succeeded, and published their names, the son of one of those people pressed

Source: RFE/RL

Japan is considering banning crossbows. Japan has been super successful at banning guns, so crossbows have gotten really popularc. and plenty of crimes have been committed with them. Soon, the parliament is expected to pass laws that restrict the use of crossbows to sports and tranquilizing animals. CRACKED.COM

Source: Yahoo

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