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Television hosts’ spat goes viral on Chinese social media, East Asia...

BEIJING • An online fight between a Fox Business Network host and a broadcaster for Chinese state television has garnered over 20 million...

Celebrities share personal abortion stories as campaign goes viral

Rihanna has called the Alabama state senators who voted in favor of a near-total ban on abortions in the state 'idiots', as celebrities...

Man who threatened to behead Indonesian President Joko in viral video...

JAKARTA (THE JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The Jakarta Police have arrested a supporter of presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto who threatened to behead...

D.O. Sports’ 10 best-written stories of spring 2019 – The Daily...

Part of The Daily Orange’s coverage of Syracuse Athletics — and more — this spring is the numerous features and game coverages by...

8 books to help you read millennials, Entertainment News & Top...

Here is a reading list that encapsulates the millennial voice, from the writers with their finger on the pulse of a generation.  These books...

Top ten viral news stories

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Teacher who reads bedtime stories via Facebook Live draws thousands of...

A teacher in Texas is gathering quite an audience for her bedtime reading sessions which she films on Facebook Live. Dr Belinda...

Ability to inspire ‘edges it’ , Sport News & Top Stories

As it had been since 2009, 11 editions and counting, the Singapore sports fraternity gathered to honour its finest at The Straits Times...

Gojek rider’s dispute with driver goes viral, Transport News & Top...

Footage of a heated exchange between a Gojek driver and his passenger, who accused him of kidnapping her on their trip from Bishan...

PM Lee Hsien Loong takes viral #10YearChallenge, Singapore News & Top...

SINGAPORE - Is Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong cooler than you? The most recent figure to join a trending social media activity, PM Lee...

Purpose2Play’s top 18 inspiring sports stories in 2018

Athletes like Tom Brady, LeBron James and Aaron Judge normally grab the headlines, but when it comes to the inspiring stories in sports,...

The top 18 sports media stories of 2018

2018 was another busy year in the sports media world. While some of the...

Gritty, Ovechkin’s summer and an EBUG: The Top 10 viral stories...

It was another year of big goals, jaw-dropping saves, spectacular assists and epic games around the NHL.Along with all the incredible on-ice action...

Viral stories of 2018

Hamilton criticised yet again, Formula One News & Top Stories

LONDON • Just after a month from taking flak on social media and having to clarify his comments on how he had felt...

Verstappen rapped for off-road rage, Formula One News & Top Stories

SAO PAULO • Red Bull's Max Verstappen was ordered to perform two days of public service for his violent behaviour towards Esteban Ocon...

Taipei mayor’s re-election rap video goes viral, East Asia News &...

TAIPEI • Faced with an increasingly tight re-election race, Taipei's mayor has dropped a rap video that has quickly gone viral as he...

Taipei mayor Ko Wen-je launches viral rap video in re-election bid,...

TAIPEI (AFP) - Faced with an increasingly tight re-election race, Taiwan's mayor has dropped a rap video that has quickly gone viral as...

Dress Like Our Favorite Viral Stories for Halloween This Year

This year has been pretty scary, all things considered: A man accused of sexual assault was appointed to the Supreme Court, a very...

Viral anti-junta rap song strikes a chord among Thais, SE Asia...

BANGKOK (THE NATION/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Prathet Goo Mee (My ****ing Country's Got), a rap song slamming the junta government, has garnered more...

Resilient para-runner earns Nike deal, Sport News & Top Stories

Justin Gallegos, a junior at the University of Oregon's (UO) running club, can now consider himself in the company of sporting luminaries such...

Wanna One’s label sorry for manager’s violent act, Entertainment News &...

SEOUL • Swing Entertainment, the label of Wanna One, has issued a formal apology for the action of the K-pop group's manager, after...

News of Hady’s arrest shocks entertainment community, Singapore News & Top...

The arrest of former Singapore Idol winner Hady Mirza has shocked the entertainment community here, even as many noted that the 38-year-old had...

Entertainment industry reacts to news of Hady Mirza’s arrest, Entertainment News...

SINGAPORE - The arrest of former Singapore Idol winner Hady Mirza has shocked the entertainment community here, even as many noted the 38-year-old...

Goodwood Festival: Six stories to follow at Glorious Goodwood

13 horses will be racing...

No prison term after Mcgregor’s plea deal, Sport News & Top...

NEW YORK • Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor pleaded guilty on Thursday as part of a deal with prosecutors to resolve...

Plane Bae Backlash Proves Viral Stories Are Not Good

Or, it seems, a plane. While the story of Plane Bae, as it was affectionately nicknamed, continued to spread around the internet in...

5 feel-good Arizona viral stories of the year … so far

A puppy saved its owner from a rattlesnake bit during a hike on Friday.(Photo: Courtesy of Paula Godwin)Let's be real: We've been having...

World Cup: 7 Jewish stories to watch out for – from...

Although soccer’s popularity seems to be on the rise in the U.S., this year’s edition of the World Cup might be somewhat of a downer for American...

Kim Kardashian gives prisoner a lifeline, Entertainment News & Top Stories

WASHINGTON • The prisoner received a phone call from Kim Kardashian, broke down - and screamed in happiness. Alice Marie Johnson, 63, who has...

Carnival’s comms head on how a viral video, inaccurate stories led...

MIAMI: A Carnival cruise passenger’s video of water gushing into a hallway on a ship went viral last week, leading media outlets to...

Ryan Reynolds’ dark humour, Entertainment News & Top Stories

BEVERLY HILLS (California) • Actor Ryan Reynolds faces the moment movie franchisers dream of: the sequel. While Deadpool had less on the line in...

Tully angers many mothers, Entertainment News & Top Stories

NEW YORK • Tully, a movie about motherhood starring Charlize Theron that does not open in the United States until today, is already...

Walmart singing kid a hit, Entertainment News & Top Stories

CHICAGO • Even Justin Bieber is smitten with Mason Ramsey, dancing along when the 11-year-old Internet sensation performed at Coachella earlier this month. The...

Sports World: Super League Triathlon to be held on Feb 23-24,...

Super League Triathlon to be held on Feb 23-24 The Singapore leg of the Super League Triathlon will take place from Feb 23-24 next...

Shania Twain says sorry for pro-Trump comment, Entertainment News & Top...

WASHINGTON • Country-pop superstar Shania Twain (left) apologised on Sunday night for saying she would have voted for United States President Donald Trump. On...

Critics Slam Viral Stories Claiming Douma Chemical Attack Victims Died from...

Journalists and area experts are calling into question widely-shared articles that cast doubt on reports of a chemical attack in the Syrian town of Douma. Many...

Video of trailer ramming divider in Malaysia goes viral, SE Asia...

DENGKIL (THE STAR/ ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A video has been making its rounds on social media showing a trailer truck ramming through...

MMA: Conor McGregor freed on bail after New York melee, Sport...

NEW YORK (REUTERS) - Mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor was freed by a New York judge on US$50,000 (S$65,000) bail on Friday (April 6)...

Assault charges for Conor, Sport News & Top Stories

NEW YORK • Mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor was yesterday charged with three counts of assault and one count of criminal...

Warhol! Cabaret! Halston! Liza Minnelli’s past up for auction, Entertainment News...

(NYTimes) - Call it "Liza with a $". Divesting herself of a trove of bugle beads and showbiz memorabilia, Liza Minnelli is putting more...

Demi Lovato causes stir with sensual concert romp, Entertainment News &...

NEW YORK (AFP) - Pop star Demi Lovato has caused a sensation among her fans through a sensual, in-concert makeout session with fellow...

Will North Korea allow Psy to perform in Pyongyang?, Entertainment News...

SEOUL (AFP) - Seoul is pushing for Gangnam Style star Psy to perform in next week's historic concerts by South Korean artists in...

I’m not the reservoir of wisdom, says Jones, Sport News &...

LONDON • England rugby coach Eddie Jones was in a contrite mood on Thursday after branding today's Six Nations opponents Ireland as "scummy"...

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