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Authorities in Gaza captured an escaped crocodile who had been living in the sewers and eating local ducks and goats. “He had a lot of spirit in him,” said police lieutenant colonel Samih al-Sultan. “He wanted to be free.”

Rolls of toilet paper Chicago’s city government has produced this year from recycled City Hall wastepaper:

19,000

Russia lost, then regained, contact with a satellite carrying five geckos sent to copulate in zero gravity.

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