Man arrested for vandalizing Hong Kong-supporting restaurant with feces in Taipei

Taiwan News (TAIPEI) — A man has been arrested for allegedly vandalizing with feces a Taipei restaurant that was established to provide Hongkongers living in exile with work. Around noon on F...

Taipei diner that employs Hongkongers vandalized with feces

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taipei restaurant founded to provide employment to Hongkongers was defaced Friday afternoon (Oct. 16) by a masked person armed with a bucket of excrement. At around 1...

Buddha statue in Taiwan’s Taroko National Park vandalized

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The tourism authorities are hunting down vandals who intentionally damaged a century-old Buddha statue on an old trail in Taroko National Park (太魯閣國家公園) in eastern Taiwan....

Louisiana parish can move Confederate statue from courthouse

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The United Daughters of the Confederacy has agreed to let a north Louisiana parish move an ornate 30-foot-high (9-meter-high) Confederate monument from the courthouse grounds to pri...

Long-controversial Robert E. Lee marker in Ohio vandalized

FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — A vandal or vandals over the weekend spray-painted a marker honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee in the southwest Ohio city of Franklin. WHI...

Banksy's latest work features homelessness in Birmingham

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The satirical artist Banksy has launched his latest work in the central UK city Birmingham, one that puts homelessness in the spotlight. Banksy posted a video on Insta...

City official: I support vandalism of Columbus statue

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A city councilor in Rhode Island says she thinks the recent vandalism to a Christopher Columbus statue is a good thing. Democrat Katherine Kerwin told WPRO ra...

Bull's creator will oversee repairs after vandal's attack

NEW YORK (AP) — The artist who created New York's Charging Bull sculpture will oversee repairs to the statue after a vandal damaged it with a metal banjo. The head of a downtown Manh...

Defaced war veterans memorial restored for Memorial Day

BOSTON (AP) — A vandalized memorial to Vietnam War veterans in Boston has been restored ahead of the Memorial Day holiday. The Boston Globe reports volunteers on Friday helped clean ...

Greece: Supreme Court hears appeal for far-left killer

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's Supreme Court is hearing an appeal by an extremist serving multiple life sentences for the killings of 11 people against the denial of a temporary leave of absence from ...

US Ambassador to Greece condemns vandal attack on his home

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to Greece has condemned a vandalism attack on his home in Athens, after paint was thrown at the wall outside his residence near the embassy. ...

Verizon seeking vandal who has been damaging its equipment

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Verizon's network in southern New Jersey has been vandalized on at least 10 different occasions in recent months, disrupting television, internet and landline phone service fo...

Alleged Gerald Ford grave vandal enters not guilty plea

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A 19-year-old man suspected of defacing the gravesite of former President Gerald Ford and first lady Betty Ford has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor charges. ...

8 warning signs you won't finish college

Forty percent of students who enroll in a four-year college don't graduate within six years, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. These students miss the benefi...

Vandal topples wax statue of Sean 'Diddy' Combs

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say someone attacked a statue of Sean "Diddy" Combs at Madame Tussauds wax museum in New York, shoving the rap impresario's likeness so forcefully it lost its head. ...