China Says it's Ready for War if the U.S. Keeps Pushing for Taiwanese Independence

Beijing is accusing the U.S., which recently approved a $2.2 billion arms sale to Taiwan, of destabilizing the region.


Food Was My Immigrant Mother's Love Language

Twenty years later and thousands of miles away from family, I still find a piece of home in fried oysters.


Astronomers Discover Rare Kilometer-Sized Object in Outer Solar System

“We didn't even have enough money to build a second dome to protect our second telescope! Yet we still managed to make a discovery that is impossible for the big projects.”


Woman Known as ‘Bikini Hiker' Freezes to Death on Mountain After Falling Down Cliff

Gigi Wu would typically hike mountains in normal gear and only change into her bikini when she made it to the top.


The Pentagon is worried China's military could push to retake Taiwan by force

The report described Taiwan as the “primary driver” for the rapid advances to modernize China’s military.


A Buddhist Monk Was Arrested for Having Chemsex Parties in His Temple

Police raided the monk's temple and found amphetamines, porn, and a 'holy water' bottle filled with lube.


There’s an international manhunt underway for 3D-printed gun activist Cody Wilson

He's been charged with a second-degree felony for sexual assault of a minor.


For the Love of God, Please Stop Feeding This Dog

Students in Taiwan have been asked not to feed their school's guard dog, who's now a whopping 110 pounds.


Let's Not Make Boba Pizza a Thing

Trigger warning: trypophobes.


This Grandpa Rigged His Bike with 11 Phones to Play 'Pokémon Go'

There's at least one person still on a quest to catch 'em all.


Craig Wright Isn’t Mad, He’s Actually Laughing After Public Beef at Blockchain Conference

nChain chief scientist and would-be Satoshi Nakamoto Craig Wright walked off of a panel flanked by personal security after a confrontation with LightningASIC CEO Jack Liao.


Taiwan is prepping for a full military invasion by China

"The main goal of the drills is to make any Chinese communist military mission to invade Taiwan fail."