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American Academy of Arts and Letters expands, diversifies

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country's oldest cultural instititutions, the American Academy of Arts and Letters, is undergoing some of its biggest changes in more than a century. For ...

2021 Taipei Fashion Week to open next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With Taipei's biannual fashion week scheduled to kick off next week, stylish editors around the country are eagerly preparing to present their latest trendy creations ...

Amazon Singapore empowers women-owned small businesses this International Women's Day

Amazon Singapore encourages consumers to shop from small businesses and bolsters support for sellers by shining the spotlight on women entrepreneurs, including founders of maternity needs brand Hegen,...

Elijah McClain's mom says his death invoked push for change

DENVER (AP) — Sheneen McClain is not always hopeful but thinks it's possible the death of her son Elijah McClain could create change. Officers in suburban Denver stopped the 23-year...

Still divisive, Dr. Luke resurges at Grammys — as Tyson Trax

NEW YORK (AP) — With dark clouds looming behind him, controversial music producer and hitmaker Dr. Luke rose to the top of the Billboard charts last year with Doja Cat’s ubiquitous funk-pop jam “Say S...

Boston Marathon's plan to hand out 70K medals roils runners

BOSTON (AP) — Distance running, traditionally one of the world's most genteel sports, has been roiled by an ugly mid-pandemic squabble over who should get a shot at a coveted Boston Marathon medal. ...

2021 Creative Expo to celebrate Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – This year's Creative Expo Taiwan, which highlights the nation's environment, handicrafts, cuisine, and culture, will take place from April 16-25. The Ministry o...

Design Spectrum of Hong Kong Design Centre Presents PLAY LIVES Exhibition

Playtime Now! Explore the Infinite Possibilities of Play and Design HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 4 March 2021 - Play Attention! One may "recognise play when one sees it", yet one may not be abl...

Editorial Roundup: US

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ March 2 The Fort Worth Star-Telegram on the Texas governor's decision to lift...

Vikings GM: 'Kirk Cousins is our quarterback'

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The quarterback carousel has begun to spin around the NFL for the second straight offseason, with even the slight potential of further movement creating a flurry of speculation abou...

A New Vision: ‘Elevating the Everyday’ with Nina Hospitality

The uplifted brand introduces bespoke experiences that provide cosy comfort and hospitality excellence for locals and travellers alike #NinaLife HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 3 March 2021 - L'hote...

TECO Group Huang Yu Ren: perfectly prepared and on standby at any time facing the battle for the management rights

The battle for the management rights of TECO Group ignited by PJ Group will come to the fore in advance resulted by the coming TECO Group’s shareholder meeting at the end of May. TECO Group&rsqu...

Myanmar protesters determined to defy military with grassroots protest

Over the past few days, security forces in Myanmar appear to be clamping down on anti-coup protesters with increasing ferocity. On Wednesday, at least two people reportedly died of gunshot woun...

California clinics: More vaccines going to rich than at-risk

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Teresa Parada is exactly the kind of person equity-minded California officials say they want to vaccinate: She's a retired factory worker who speaks little English and lives in a ...

Taiwan's 1st professional medical film studio opens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's first professional medical film studio began operations Tuesday (March 2) in Shenkeng District, New Taipei City. The Taiwan Creative Content Agency (TAICCA...