Taipei, Taiwan, has amazing food — and it’s Asia’s most gay-friendly city

In the first Michelin Guide Taipei, 20 restaurants picked up stars.

Taiwanese food is finally having a moment in New York City’s crowded restaurant scene

Three new restaurants showcase the best of Taiwanese cuisine: beef noodle soup, oyster omelette, stinky tofu and more.

It’s official: Excessive gaming is now recognized as a health disorder

Adding "gaming disorder" to doctors' lists of possible conditions will help medical professionals diagnose patients — and in return, an increasing number of people may be able to seek treatment.

This artist turns her tears into tiny ice bullets and shoots them from a gun

It's a symbol of her emotions and the struggle to adapt to a different culture.

Taiwan just legalized same-sex marriage. But what does it mean for China?

What will the news mean for same-sex marriage in China?
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Taiwan takes historic step toward same-sex marriage legalization

If Taiwan legalizes same-sex marriage, it would become Asia's first country to do so.

Trump delays $1 billion arms deal with Taiwan over fears it will upset China

Trump's push to have Chinese leadership put more pressure on North Korea has stalled a planned arms deal with Taiwan.

Donald Trump and Xi Jinping: What to expect from Trump's Mar-a-Lago meeting with China's president

Both sides seek to impress their respective domestic audiences amid an already tense relationship complicated by North Korea.
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My favorite habits from around the world

Some of my favorite habits I picked up from traveling.
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China is almost done building missile housing structures in the South China Sea

The climate in the disputed South China Sea is already tense, and this could make things worse.
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Why did Donald Trump cave on the "one China" policy?

It's unclear if the U.S. president was familiar with the long-standing policy before threatening to end it.

Donald Trump on China: What is the 'one China' policy?

Trump just backed a decades-long diplomatic policy.

Why it matters if U.S. diplomacy with China falls apart

President-elect Donald Trump continues to needle China, which is not having it.
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Donald Trump and Taiwan: Here's why that phone call made waves

Decades of delicate policy could be unraveled with a simple phone call to Donald Trump.

Taiwan president call to Donald Trump will not harm China relations, says Chinese minister

Donald Trump is the first president to acknowledge Taiwan since Jimmy Carter.

'Fresh Off the Boat' Season 3 Premiere: Home's where the Huang is in "Coming From America"

Like Patrick Swayze in 'Ghost,' Louis and Jessica are stuck between two worlds.

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So what is bubble tea, exactly? Everything you need to know about the drink and boba balls

Ever wonder what those pearls are actually made of?
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Bottled Air in China and India Is Going From Luxury to Necessity as the Smog Worsens

The smog in China and India is so bad that fresh air has become a luxury.
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The Robots Aren't Coming for Your Restaurant Job Because They Suck at It

Rise of the out-of-work artificially intelligent robots.
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Drone Captures Aerial Footage of Broken Cargo Ship Near Taiwan Spilling Oil Into the Sea

This drone got rare footage of an oil spill as it was happening.

China Is Creating a Thoughtcrime-Predicting Surveillance System for Its Citizens

And we're the ones who taught them how.

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Apple App Store Hack 2015: Here's What You Need to Know About the App Store Hack

Apple's app store isn't all fun and games.
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13 Photos of the "Devastating" Typhoon Chan-hom That Just Hit China's Eastern Coast

It's the strongest storm to hit the Shanghai area in 35 years.

The Met Gala Was All About Cultural Appropriation

Dragons and chopsticks? Groan.

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Incredible Dashcam Footage Shows TransAsia Flight Crashing Over Highway

Motorists on a nearby highway captured the crash on camera.
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China Looks to Be Building a Huge Military Base in the Sea, and It's Raising Eyebrows

This could be a major escalation in an already tense area.
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Vivid Photos Capture the Aftermath of a Massive Gas Explosion in Taiwan

A tragic day for Taiwan.
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What's the Most Dangerous Place to Fly in the World? Check This Map

The risk of crashing varies widely around the world.