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When Pigs Float

Shanghai residents got a nasty surprise on Thursday, when scores of dead pigs began appearing in the river that supplies much of their drinking water. Since then, more than 2,000 pig carcasses have been fished out of the Huangpu River by cleanup crews, prompting a public outcry. Officials say the water remains safe for consumption, but residents find that hard to believe. Investigators are still trying to figure out who dumped the pigs in the river and why. More… Discuss