Taiwan to require meat labels to display more information in 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Minister of Health and Welfare Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) said on Tuesday (Sept. 1) that restaurants that fail to use stickers or signs to display the place of o...

The other fake meat: Impossible Foods unveils pork, sausage

After a big year for its plant-based burger, Impossible Foods has something new on its plate. The California-based company unveiled Impossible Pork and Impossible Sausage on Monday e...

Ukraine’s Chernivtsi a charming city of architectural gems

CHERNIVTSI, Ukraine (AP) — Tucked in the southwest corner of Ukraine, Chernivtsi is a cheerful city that graciously marries the glories and sorrows of centuries past with vibrant Eastern European urba...

'The Buffalo Hunt' seeks to show tribe in a new light

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — "The Buffalo Hunt," a new documentary on the homeland of the Oglala Lakota, attempts to shun clichés around the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota involving poverty...

As electricity fails, desperate Venezuelans buy spoiled meat

MARACAIBO, Venezuela (AP) — In a city once called the Saudi Arabia of Venezuela for its vast oil wealth, residents of Maracaibo now line up to buy spoiled meat as refrigerators fail amid nine months o...

Impossible Foods Launches in Macau, China’s Tourist Hotspot

MACAU--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 29, 2018--Impossible Foods is launching its award-winning, plant-based meat in Macau at one of the world’s hottest entertainment and dining resort complexes. ...

Powerless Puerto Rico's storm crisis deepens with dam threat

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rican officials could not communicate with more than half the towns in the U.S. territory as they rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of a fai...

Taipei zookeepers feed animals with ice to help them beat summer heat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—In sweltering summer heat, not only humans like to eat various ice products, animals are also hungry for them. That’s why Taipei Zoo has turned itself into an ice plan...

US repeals meat labeling law after trade rulings against it

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. consumers will now find it harder to learn where their beef or pork was born, raised and slaughtered.After more than a decade of wrangling, Congress repealed a labeling law las...