Having lived in Beijing for almost 12 years, I've had plenty of time to travel widely in China.
Published on 18 September 2023 | 2:57 am
Bringing the second day of this year's Coachella to a close, K-Pop girl group Blackpink made history Saturday night when they became the first Asian act to ever headline the festival. To a crowd of, reportedly, over 125,000 people, Jennie, Jisoo, Lisa and Rosé used the ground-breaking moment to pay homage to Korean heritage by arriving onstage in hanboks: a traditional type of dress.
Published on 18 April 2023 | 3:39 pm
So far this tax season, the IRS has received more than 90 million income tax returns for 2022.
Published on 14 April 2023 | 8:07 pm
Published on 14 April 2023 | 8:00 pm
Spending at US retailers fell in March as consumers pulled back amid recessionary fears fueled by the banking crisis.
Published on 14 April 2023 | 2:29 pm
This is it.
Published on 14 April 2023 | 6:41 am
When customers at Silicon Valley Bank rushed to withdraw billions of dollars last month, venture capitalist Arlan Hamilton stepped in to help some of the founders of color who panicked about losing access to payroll funds.
Published on 13 April 2023 | 9:13 pm
Paul Templer was living his best life.
Published on 12 April 2023 | 12:44 pm
In 1998, Michael Jordan laced up a pair of his iconic black and red Air Jordan 13s to bring home a Bulls victory during Game 2 of his final NBA championship — and now they are the most expensive sneakers ever to sell at auction. The game-winning sneakers sold for $2.2 million at Sotheby's in New York on Tuesday, smashing the sneaker auction record of $1.47 million, set in 2021 by a pair of Nike Air Ships that Jordan wore earlier in his career.
Published on 12 April 2023 | 3:17 am
Hugh Hefner launched Playboy Magazine 70 years ago this year. The first issue included a nude photograph of Marilyn Monroe, which he had purchased and published without her knowledge or consent.
Published on 11 April 2023 | 7:10 am
He'd spent years backpacking around the world, and Japanese traveler Daisuke Kajiyama was finally ready to return home to pursue his long-held dream of opening up a guesthouse.
Published on 10 April 2023 | 12:22 pm
We all know the routine by heart: "Please ensure your seats are in the upright position, tray tables stowed, window shades are up, laptops are stored in the overhead bins and electronic devices are set to flight mode."
Published on 7 April 2023 | 12:52 pm
Now that the Fall-Winter 2023 catwalks have been disassembled, it's clear one trend was more pervasive than any collective penchant for ruffles, pleated skirts or tailored coats.
Published on 6 April 2023 | 8:53 pm
Due to its remoteness and short summer season, Mongolia has long been a destination overlooked by travelers.
Published on 31 March 2023 | 4:25 am
"Old Masters" such as Leonardo da Vinci, Sandro Botticelli and Rembrandt may have used proteins, especially egg yolk, in their oil paintings, according to a new study.
Published on 30 March 2023 | 5:43 pm
Some people travel the world in search of adventure, while others seek out natural wonders, cultural landmarks or culinary experiences. But French photographer François Prost was looking for something altogether different during his recent road trip across America: strip clubs.
Published on 6 March 2023 | 2:13 pm
Celebrities and musicians are coming together tonight to honor everyday people making the world a better place.
Published on 12 December 2022 | 10:38 am
Published on 10 December 2022 | 7:39 pm
Air pollution spiked to unhealthy levels around the world in 2021, according to a new report.
Published on 22 March 2022 | 4:43 pm
Not only is Lake Powell's water level plummeting because of drought, its total capacity is shrinking, too
Lake Powell, the second-largest human-made reservoir in the US, has lost nearly 7% of its potential storage capacity since 1963, when Glen Canyon Dam was built, a new report shows.
Published on 21 March 2022 | 7:54 pm
Big-box stores could help slash emissions and save millions by putting solar panels on roofs. Why aren't more of them doing it?
As the US attempts to wean itself off its heavy reliance on fossil fuels and shift to cleaner energy sources, many experts are eyeing a promising solution: your neighborhood big-box stores and shopping malls.
Published on 20 March 2022 | 7:01 am
Published on 10 December 2021 | 6:58 pm
Anderson Cooper explains how you can easily donate to any of the 2021 Top 10 CNN Heroes.
Published on 26 November 2021 | 9:14 pm