China’s Peking Opera begins a New York tour with 90 singers, dancers and acrobats, to mark the birth of Mei Lanfang, one of the first to bring the art form to the United States.
Governor Perry appeared at the Travis County courthouse in Austin, Texas, to provide fingerprints and a mugshot. The governor is facing felony charges of abuse of power.
Did they need a dating site? A couple kisses at a bus stop in Buenos Aires July 13, 2014. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
“We took pairs of bad matches … and told them they were exceptionally good for each other,” OkCupid’s President wrote. Some predict an inquiry by the Federal Trade Commission.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had an unexplained limp in a televised ceremony to celebrate Un’s granfather, Kim Il Sung, who died 20 years ago.
After the annual hot dog eating contest in New York, the record-holder for the longest distance one can spit a cherry pit held onto his title at the annual event in Michigan.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a series of research experiments to test e-cigarettes for health risks and their appeal to children.