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New Miss America first Alaskan, Korean American title holder

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The newly crowned Miss America has made history, becoming both the first Korean American and the first Alaskan to hold the title in the competition’s 100-year history. ...

In Your Debt: Get skills, not bills, at an unpaid internship

Every summer, students flood offices as unpaid interns, soaking up knowledge and seeking positive references as they take lunch orders and organize storage closets. But this reliance on unpaid work le...

Pui Ching Middle School Clinches Gold Award and Silver Award at the 2021 Hang Lung Mathematics Awards

Hong Kong Secondary School Students Tackle Mathematics Problems at Postgraduate Level Demonstrating Exceptional Analytical Strengths in Mathematics and Science HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 1...

Editorial Roundup: U.S.

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Dec. 14 The Guardian on China's Winter Olympics and treatment of Uyghurs: The fin...

Taiwan's 'alliance of shared values' and Nicaragua

In President Tsai’s first inaugural speech in 2016 she stated: “Taiwan has been a model citizen in global civil society. Since our democratization, we have persisted in upholding the un...

Martin Scorsese Institute to be established by NYU

NEW YORK (AP) — Martin Scorsese's alma mater, New York University, is establishing a film institute in his name after a gift from George Lucas and Mellody Hobson. The formation of t...

Taiwanese land developer named among Forbes Asia's top philanthropists of 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The founder of the controversial Taiwanese land developer Pau Jar Group was named among 15 Asian billionaires who are this year’s "Heroes of Philanthropy,"...

Hero Kanu heads international class of college FB signings

Hero Kanu realized this college football thing was serious when Penn State offered him a scholarship before he had ever played a snap. He was 15 and still living at home in Germany. ...

Tanoto Foundation Sponsors "My Coronavirus Story" Book to Educate Children on COVID-19 and Encourage Resilience

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 13 December 2021 - Tanoto Foundation, an independent philanthropic organisation founded by Sukanto Tanoto and his wife Tinah Bingei Tanoto, is supporting the education of ...

Nicaragua’s 91 students in Taiwan face uncertain future after diplomatic break

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 91 students from Nicaragua in Taiwan face an uncertain future after their country switched diplomatic recognition to China, reports said Friday (Dec. 10). In...

Taiwan's NCKU to continue assisting Nicaraguan students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) announced on Friday (Dec. 10) that it will provide assistance to 10 Nicaraguan students enrolled at the southern university following...

Cowboys' Durde grows as 1st Brit to coach full time in NFL

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Aden Durde was a coaching intern with the Dallas Cowboys about seven years ago when assistant Jerome Henderson used what he considered a common football term in a meeting with a d...

California plans to be abortion sanctuary if Roe overturned

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — With more than two dozen states poised to ban abortion if the U.S. Supreme Court gives them the OK next year, California clinics and their allies in the state Legislature on ...

Mexico, US announce plan for aid to Central America

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico announced a joint plan with the United States Wednesday to send development and agricultural aid to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador, to stem the wave of migration from th...

Blancco and Dariu Seek Used Business Laptops for Thousands of Vietnamese Schoolchildren in Need

An estimated 4 million students in Vietnam lack devices while schooling at home. A new partnership aims to recapture computers and other devices that would normally be physically destroyed—and safely ...