For Hong Kongers looking for change, Taiwan an attractive option

Hong Kong's political and social environment has undergone dramatic changes since its return to Chinese rule in 1997, changes that have left many there thinking about emigrating from the former Br...

Fine dining or fast food? Eating's better in Power Five

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — At Nebraska, athletes dine on specially made entrees such as mahi mahi steaks, bison meatloaf or chicken marsala at the Lewis Training Table. At Akron, athletic ...

Hunger at the doors of Damascus, as government blocks aid

BEIRUT (AP) — At the doors of the Syrian capital, children with wrinkled faces and arms like sticks are going hungry because President Bashar Assad's forces, supported by Russia and Iran, are blocking...

Trump's cheeseburger in Japan still drawing lines

TOKYO (AP) — The cheeseburger President Donald Trump ate during his visit to Japan is still drawing lines at a Tokyo burger joint. Yutaka Yanagisawa, the owner-cum-chef of Munch's Bu...

Column: First Paris, now the rest of the world for Neymar

PARIS (AP) — In a city that knows a thing or two about fine dining, Neymar has, within weeks, already got Paris eating out his hands. Barcelona loved the Brazilian, too, of course. B...

Liz Weston: Are you a yo-yo debtor? Ways to break that cycle

Americans' debt loads, like our waistlines, tend to expand as we approach middle age and then gradually diminish as we get older. Some people, though, are yo-yo debtors, fighting an ...

10 new places to eat next in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- HungryinTaipei lists the hip and new restaurants in Taipei for the summer of 2017. 1. DISTRICT ONE TAIPEI  (Photo by @hungryintaipei)  District O...

Ask Brianna: How can I eat well and stay fit on a budget?

"Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one ...

How can you help coral reefs?

(AUSTRALIA / WILDAID) Last month, aerial studies conducted by scientists revealed devastating coral bleaching in Australia’s Great Barrier Reef due to record-breaking temperatures...

The Mother's Day debate: Stay in or go out?

NEW YORK (AP) — Mother's Day is May 14 and moms are squaring off on the age-old debate: Head out with the family to a restaurant or chill at home. If you opt for dining out, expect a...

Wait for calorie count on burgers, pizza may get longer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers hoping to consistently find out how many calories are in that burger and fries may have to wait — again. New government rules to help people find out how ...

Ask Brianna: Is it ever OK to splurge?

"Ask Brianna" is a Q&A column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff...

Asian shares mostly lower on uncertainty over trade outlook

TOKYO (AP) — Shares fell in most markets in Asia on Thursday, after President-elect Donald Trump named an economist who is harshly critical of China to head a newly created White House council on trad...

New Zealand economy grows 1.1 percent in September quarter

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's economy grew at a brisk rate of 1.1 percent in the September quarter as people spent more on traveling, eating out and recreation. Figure...

Restaurant Reservation Platform Bookatable Appoints Michel Cassius as CEO

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 6, 2016--Europe’s largest restaurant reservation platform, Bookatable, has announced the appointment of Michel Cassius as the company’s CEO. This Smart N...