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___ Hollywood's hacking pains are bigger than movie leaks NEW YORK (AP) — Piracy is a long-running and even routine issue for Hollywood, whether its street vendors ...

Hot stock tip: Chicken Soup for the Soul

NEW YORK (AP) — "These are the times that try men's souls," was written more than two centuries ago, but given events this week, they could have popped up in any blog or tweet in recent days. ...

Tense days for business owners without legal status in US

MIAMI (AP) — Maribel Resendiz and her husband came to the U.S. from Mexico, sold cool drinks to workers in the tomato fields of South Florida and eventually opened a bustling shop in a strip mall offe...

Dangerously cheesy? Cheetos pop-up restaurant opens in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — Gourmet fun or just plain cheesy? A three-day pop-up restaurant devoted to Cheetos, yes Cheetos, opened in Manhattan on Tuesday, with every table already booked with ...

Grab your bonnet and musket: It's a 19th-century getaway

STURBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Perhaps it was the intrigue of a straw bed or the chance to finally shoot a gun, but when asked to spend a night living like a farmer in the 19th century, I jumped at the oppo...

Lawsuit claims rodent was baked into Chick-fil-A sandwich

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A lawsuit claims a suburban Philadelphia woman got an extra topping in her Chick-fil-A sandwich: a dead rodent. Ellen Manfalouti sued in Bucks County Court over t...

Hungry Venezuelans turn to Colombia for a plate of food

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — Under a scorching sun just a short walk from Colombia's border with Venezuela, hundreds of hungry men, women and children line up for bowls of chicken and rice — the first full...

Inflatable Trump chicken takes roost outside White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump may be out of town, but one plucky protester is keeping an eye on the White House. A giant inflatable chicken bearing the unmistakable hairst...

Mini Taiwanese popcorn chicken stand mouth-wateringly realistic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese netizen, who goes by the name JIN JIN, has created an amazingly lifelike model of a Taiwanese style popcorn chicken stand down to the tiniest detail, overseen by&nb...

Shanghai Pavilion at Shangri-La’S Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei

Taipei, August, 2017 – Specially from August 4 to 13, Shanghai Pavilion has joined hands with Chef Bert Liu from Shangri-La Hotel, Shenyang to present a series of authentic northeast Chinese cui...

Syrian activist gives scraps with prisoners' names to museum

BOWIE, Md. (AP) — A Syrian human-rights activist has loaned scraps of fabric with the names of fellow prisoners written in their own blood to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum's preservation center. ...

Stinky tofu ranks top of the Taipei night market food

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese traditional cuisine stinky tofu has been voted as the best night market food in Taipei this year, following by the oyster omelet and the chicken fillet....

Taiwan’s real food scandal – US imports

Brexit continues to dominate the headlines in the U.K. with plenty of attention now turning to the country’s place in the world once it has left the European Union in 2019. It is at that poin...

Want to own a piece of Fatburger? You may soon be able to

NEW YORK (AP) — Soon, anyone with $500 can buy a piece of Fatburger. Fat Brands, the owner of restaurant brands Fatburger and chicken-wing chain Buffalo's Cafe, plans to sell shares ...

De Grasse delayed: Injury derails showdown with Bolt

LONDON (AP) — Hardly a week goes by without someone mentioning Usain Bolt and his playful finger wag toward the Canadian sprinter. It was a point of pride for Andre De Grasse — the J...