Tennell back to defend US title after whirlwind Olympic year

The whirlwind rise of Bradie Tennell began at last year's U.S. Figure Skating Championships, where the sprightly teenager stunned a field of veterans to claim her first national title and with it, a s...

Battle Pro Taiwan street dance competition to take place in Hsinchu City on Jan 27

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A street dance competition will take place at Hsinchu Train Station Plaza on Jan. 27, and the wining team will receive total sponsorship for representing Taiwan to compete...

Upcoming events in Taipei, Jan. 12 - 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Moving towards the middle of the first month of 2019, there are still plenty of activities and events happening in Taipei to pique everyone's interests. Saturday, J...

Taipei to host international Para dance sport course in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has recently been selected to host the first official introductory course for international Para dance sport to be held in Asia. Para dance, which provides an ar...

Saint Christopher's Church in Taipei holds 'Barrio FiESTA'

Saint Christopher's Church (SCC) in Taipei held on Sunday "Barrio FiESTA," in which Taipei City residents joined migrant workers to celebrate the church's 60th anniversary. A seri...

Taiwanese movie ‘Long Time No Sea’ in competition for Asia Pacific Screen Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – "Long Time No Sea" (只有大海知道) has been announced in competition for the Best Screenplay award at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards, reported CNA. "Long T...

Minneapolis Based Nonprofit Organization ‘PULSE’ to Host Free Concert Event at U.S. Bank Stadium, ‘Pulse Twin Cities’

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 26, 2018--Pulse Twin Cities is a free, next-generation–focused, community event at U.S. Bank Stadium. This family-friendly night will include Grammy Award–winning art...

AP PHOTOS: Lion dance in Singapore ahead of Lunar New Year

SINGAPORE (AP) — Performers from Southeast Asia took part in an international lion dance competition in Singapore ahead of the Lunar New Year, the most important holiday in the Chinese calendar. ...

All eyes on Team Canada in figure skating at Olympics

The figure skating contingent from Canada, at 17 strong the largest of any nation, intends to lead its country into the Winter Olympics next week in ways both literal and figurative. ...

Review: Children's book 'Ferdinand' jumps to screen nicely

This holiday season, there's all manner of conflict at your local movie theater — Jedis battling in the stars, Winston Churchill warring in Europe and Olympic athletes dueling on ice. And then there's...

Taiwan's fiercest dance teams gear up for Taipei Bboy City 2017 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Some of the best bboy dancers in the world will be descending on Taipei this weekend for the second annual Taipei BBoy City championship competition. The event will be ...

Shibutanis lead after short dance at Skate America

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — American ice dancers Maia and Alex Shibutani put themselves on track for a second Grand Prix event victory by winning the short dance at Skate America on Saturday night. ...

Upcoming Events for Nov. 23 to Dec. 3, with Thanksgiving suggestions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As usual, there is no shortage of exciting events happening in Taipei, and throughout Taiwan. Here are a few things you might consider getting up to over the next two week...

Boy banned from high school dance competition in Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Attorneys for a Wisconsin boy who wants to compete with his high school dance team have filed a federal civil rights complaint after the Minnesota State High School League barred hi...

Hanyu set to test Olympic preparations at NHK Trophy

OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu wants to get a good measure of how his preparations are going for next year's Winter Games in Pyeongchang, so he's aiming high at the NHK Trophy. ...