Sunday, February 22, 2015
Far from home on Chile's Easter Island for Carnival festivities, one middle-aged American woman throws caution to the wind. Stripped down to a thong, she lets a local reveler paint her chest.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Where else to go in Taipei during the upcoming Lunar New Year long break when we are suffering with several waves of cold fronts hitting the island and when the average temperature is expected to drop below 10 degrees Celsius?
Friday, February 20, 2015
The Year of the Horse brought catastrophic international air accidents, brutal terror attacks, global political upheaval, a resurgent Ebola virus and war — and, in Hong Kong, large-scale civil unrest.
On Lake Tanganyika, a century-old relic of World War I that became the stuff of Hollywood legend still plies the slate-grey waters — but it is not clear for how much longer.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Facebook? Of course. Books? Definitely not. Video games? For sure. Sport? No way. Speed? Yes. Patience? Not so much.
The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Tuesday picked a Beagle as its best in show, scoring a knockout blow for America's Snoopy breed for the second time in seven years.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Clad in a gray hooded wetsuit, Eric Billips straps on his scuba tank, grabs a pole spear and nods at his dive buddy as they step feet-first off the boat and disappear with a splash into sparkling blue waters off the Florida Keys.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Taxi Fares on the Rise In response to the resurgence of gas prices as well as the Valentine's Day celebration and Chinese New Year, taxi fares in certain cities have already begun to increase.
The Ministry of Culture on Monday announced the winners of the Golden Butterfly Award for best book designs, with designer Ho Chia-hsing's work grabbing the top prize.