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The Story Of Ching Shih, Prostitute Turned Lord Of The Pirates

The Story Of Ching Shih, Prostitute Turned Lord Of The Pirates

How one 18th century concubine became the "Terror of South China."
Get To Know Asia’s Mid-Autumn Festival In These Stunning Photos

Get To Know Asia’s Mid-Autumn Festival In These Stunning Photos

22 stunning photos that prove we've been doing harvest celebrations all wrong.
What We Loved This Week, Oct. 23 – 29

What We Loved This Week, Oct. 23 – 29

Marilyn Monroe prepares for a night out, alien landscapes here on Earth, enormous Chinese lantern sculptures, museums of death and destruction, and Native American portraits.
What We Loved This Week, Jul. 31 – Aug. 6

What We Loved This Week, Jul. 31 – Aug. 6

The Sisters of the Valley fight to stay alive.
China’s “Straddling Bus” Just Debuted — And Didn’t End In Catastrophe

China’s “Straddling Bus” Just Debuted — And Didn’t End In Catastrophe

China debuted its “straddling bus” this Tuesday — reminding us that, in some ways, the future Blade Runner predicted is, well, now.
One Woman Killed By Tiger, Another Injured, After Exiting Vehicle At Chinese Safari Park

One Woman Killed By Tiger, Another Injured, After Exiting Vehicle At Chinese Safari Park

Debate sparked about poor regulations in China's wildlife attractions industry.
Petition Seeks To End Abuses At China’s “Saddest Zoo In The World”

Petition Seeks To End Abuses At China’s “Saddest Zoo In The World”

Justice coming for "the saddest zoo in the world"?
What We Loved This Week, Jul. 3 – 9

What We Loved This Week, Jul. 3 – 9

All the grime and crime of NYC's most infamous decade.
China Mass Harvests Organs From Prisoners, Report Finds

China Mass Harvests Organs From Prisoners, Report Finds

Hear what China's government had to say about the matter.
Inside China’s Controversial Dog Meat Eating Festival

Inside China’s Controversial Dog Meat Eating Festival

Some claim we have no right to criticize the festival.
This Chinese College Entrance Exam Can Make Or Break You

This Chinese College Entrance Exam Can Make Or Break You

Students have literally killed themselves over this test.