626 Night Market launches fourth season at Santa Anita Park The Pasadena Star-News ARCADIA >> Sights, sounds and smells from throughout Asia tempted the senses of tens of thousands of guests Friday as the 626 Night Market returned to Santa Anita Park to kick off its fourth season of food, entertainment, art and shopping. The festival ...
Competitive eaters have weighed in and are ready for Saturday's annual hot dog eating contest in New York at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous. Four past winners hit the scales Friday and reigning champion Joey Chestnut is the heaviest at 230 pounds. Repeat runner-up Tim Janus is at 165 pounds.
By Gerry Shih BEIJING (Reuters) - China's top smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc on Thursday reported semi-annual sales that for the first time were lower than the previous six months, jeopardising its full-year target and hinting at a slowdown in its mainstay domestic market. Xiaomi has enjoyed a rapid rise with handsets it touts as cheaper but well-designed alternatives to Apple Inc's iPhones. Its latest sales result could be a blip as the firm usually ships more handsets in the second half when it markets more new models, but it has made analysts question whether Xiaomi's expansion abroad is fast enough to counter a slowdown at home.
TOKYO (AP) — North Korea, already one of the least-wired places in the world, appears to be cracking down on the use of the Internet by even the small number of foreigners who can access it with relative freedom by blacklisting and blocking social media accounts or websites deemed to carry harmful content.
(Reuters) - Real estate developer Donald Trump's string of luxury hotel properties, The Trump Hotel Collection, could be the latest victim of credit card breach, KrebsonSecurity reported, citing data shared by several U.S.-based banks. Sources at the U.S. banks traced a pattern of fraudulent debit and credit card charges to accounts that had all been used at Trump hotels, the cyber crime and internet security blog said. Donald Trump is seeking the Republican nomination for president.