Texts, not door-knocks: Census outreach shifts amid virus

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — In tiny Munfordville, Kentucky, the closure of the public library has cut people off from a computer used only for filling out census forms online. In Minneapolis, a concert promo...

Picketing, pigeons, politics: Scenes from the Nevada caucus

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Candidates have hustled past tourists and slot machines to ask housekeepers and cooks for their votes in the back of flashy casinos. They've made their pitches over plates of tamales,...

Free jumbo jugs of pearl milk tea up for grabs in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To ride the pearl milk tea wave in Taiwan, a tea shop in northern Taiwan's Hsinchu City is selling the drink in 5-liter jugs, with a special promotion offering the beh...

Pizza Hut tries to milk pearl tea pizza fad in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To ride the pearl milk tea pizza frenzy in Taiwan started by rival Domino's Pizza in October, Pizza Hut released its own version on Friday (Nov. 1). In addition to ...

Photo of the Day: UC Irvine scholar tries Domino's Taiwan pearl milk tea pizza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — His curiosity piqued by pizza purists furor over the Domino's pearl milk tea pizza, a UC Irvine scholar says that the sacchariferous pie is "incredible" and ...

Domino's Taiwan offering pearl milk tea pizza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To ride the pearl milk tea wave in Taiwan, Domino's Pizza is offering pearl milk tea pizza for a limited time only. In addition to serving as a sweet beverage in Ta...

Filipino-American actor promotes Taiwan bubble tea in Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese bubble milk tea brand Chatime has recruited Filipino-American celebrity Ivan Dorschner to promote its drinks in the Philippines. Chatime, which is a subsidiar...

Bubble milk tea pizza served up at Taiwan’s National Day Reception

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s National Day Reception celebrating the country's 108th anniversary was held at Taipei Guest House on Thursday (Oct. 10), with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英...

Foul drinks at Super Duck giving Taipei customers super diarrhea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --- Many feathers were ruffled in New Taipei City after it was discovered that three out of four branches of the Super Duck (超級達可, Super Drake) bubble tea franchise were using 112...

Taiwan's Din Tai Fung coming to Seattle Mariner's Safeco Field

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's renown Din Tai Fung (鼎泰豐) restaurant will be pitching out wontons behind home plate at the the Seattle Mariner's Safeco Field once the 2018 Major League Baseba...

Taiwan FDA finds industrial lime in winter melon tea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A company in Kaohsiung was adding industrial lime to winter melon “bricks” destined to be turned into tea and sold at prominent chain stores, the Food and Drug...