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Former Princess Mako finally marries, becomes a commoner despite years of relentless public hounding

Mako Komuro, formerly known as Princess Mako, and her long-term partner Kei Komuro who was the subject of controversies and…

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Oregon has been luring tourists with Studio Ghibli-style animated ads for years

A new video from a long-running tourism ad campaign contains the right blend of whimsy and pastel colors to make…

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Genderqueer actor and model Chella Man becomes the first transmasculine face for YSL Beauty

Jewish Chinese American artist, activist, actor and model Chella Man is celebrating another milestone as the first transmasculine face of…

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Cambodia wants the Met to return dozens of Khmer Empire relics looted during the country’s wartime

Cambodia is demanding an explanation from New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art on how relics from the Khmer Empire ended…

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Chinese student goes viral after he stands up during opera performance to sing male lead

An opera fan was praised on Chinese social media as a “hero” for his impromptu performance during a concert featuring…

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Henry Golding and Liv Lo bond over their roots in Hennessy X.O’s ‘Original Odyssey’

For many, there’s no better way to celebrate life than by toasting with the loved ones who share your journey.…

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Filipino American labor hero Larry Itliong inducted into California Hall of Fame

Filipino American Labor leader Larry Itliong was among the individuals posthumously honored in the 14th class of the California Hall…

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Georgia man uses his COVID-19 loan to purchase a $58,000 Pokémon card

A businessman from Dublin, Georgia, is in hot water after allegedly lying in his COVID-19 relief loan application and then…

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DNA linking dogs to extinct wolves suggests man’s best friend may have origins in East Asia, not Europe

Scientists may have just discovered that the Japanese wolf (Canis lupus hodophilax), which went extinct over a century ago, might…

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Trans activist’s anti-Asian tweets resurface after Netflix walkout against Dave Chapelle special

Old tweets from a transgender activist who led the Netflix walkout following the Dave Chapelle comedy special “The Closer” have…

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‘Squid Game’ star Anupam Tripathi reveals love of Blackpink, tear-filled early days in Korea

Anupam Tripathi, fan favorite of the massively popular Netflix series “Squid Game,” revealed he is a fan of Blackpink in…

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Survey: 34% of white college students lied about their race to improve their admission, financial aid odds

A recent survey has found that 34% of its white respondents admitted to lying about being part of a racial…