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Landmark Air Force chapel suffering from leaks, corrosion

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 17:00:27 +0000)

DENVER (AP) — The landmark Cadet Chapel at the U.S. Air Force Academy is suffering from leaks and corrosion, so the school has drawn up an ambitious restoration project. But the plans have been on hold for months while officials settle on a contractor. The academy says water has seeped through seams in the aluminum […]

這篇文章 Landmark Air Force chapel suffering from leaks, corrosion 最早出現於 The China Post

Kenzo explores designer's roots at Paris Fashion Week

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 17:00:06 +0000)

PARIS (AP) — Psychedelic Peruvian paintings covered panel upon panel of Kenzo’s fall menswear show that celebrated of one of the designer’s fascinating Chinese-Peruvian heritage. Here are some highlights of Sunday’s installment of Paris Fashion Week. KENZO DESIGNER’S ROOTS The set, painted by artist Pablo Amaringo, evoked scenes inspired by the hallucinogenic Amazonian “ayahuasca” brew […]

這篇文章 Kenzo explores designer's roots at Paris Fashion Week 最早出現於 The China Post

Curtain rising Sunday night on total lunar eclipse

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:46:32 +0000)

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The celestial curtain will be rising soon on a lunar extravaganza. Sunday night, the Earth will slide directly between the moon and the sun, creating a total lunar eclipse. There won’t be another until 2021. It will also be the year’s first supermoon, when a full moon appears a little […]

這篇文章 Curtain rising Sunday night on total lunar eclipse 最早出現於 The China Post

Smaller class sizes not proven but teachers strike for them

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:46:05 +0000)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Most educators and parents see class size as an indicator of a quality education and have made it a priority in teacher strikes across the United States, but its effectiveness is still up for debate. There’s no universal standard for class sizes, though some states and school districts have instituted policies. […]

這篇文章 Smaller class sizes not proven but teachers strike for them 最早出現於 The China Post

M. Night Shyamalan's 'Glass' is No. 1 with .6M debut

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:45:56 +0000)

NEW YORK (AP) — M. Night Shyamalan’s “Glass” didn’t live up to expectations but it still easily dominated the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend at the box office, debuting with an estimated .6 million in ticket sales. Universal Pictures is estimating that “Glass” will make about million over the four-day holiday weekend. Industry forecasts predicted […]

這篇文章 M. Night Shyamalan's 'Glass' is No. 1 with .6M debut 最早出現於 The China Post

US, South Korean diplomats attend NKorea talks in Sweden

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:45:49 +0000)

HELSINKI (AP) — Sweden says diplomats from South Korea and the U.S. will attend “small-format” talks in the Nordic country with a North Korean colleague along with “a small group of international experts.” Swedish Foreign Ministry spokesman Buster Mirow Emitslof told The Associated Press on Sunday that Lee Do-hoon of South Korea and Steve Biegun, […]

這篇文章 US, South Korean diplomats attend NKorea talks in Sweden 最早出現於 The China Post

Houston home to rival Martin Luther King Day parades

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:45:37 +0000)

HOUSTON (AP) — For more than two decades, Houston has had competing parades on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, with organizers lobbing allegations of favoritism and conspiracy at each other and at city officials as the groups battled over permits and preferred starting times. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, up for re-election in November, hoped to […]

這篇文章 Houston home to rival Martin Luther King Day parades 最早出現於 The China Post

Unclaimed veterans buried with dignity, thanks to strangers

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:45:28 +0000)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — When the flags were removed from the caskets and folded with military precision, there were no family members there to receive them. So, the banners were passed, hand-to-hand, through the crowd. Some mourners wept as they clutched the flags briefly. Others kissed them. But the three veterans laid to rest on […]

這篇文章 Unclaimed veterans buried with dignity, thanks to strangers 最早出現於 The China Post

Virginia investor tries to curb Dominion's influence

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:45:06 +0000)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Rich people using their wealth to try to influence politics is nothing new, but not many launch multimillion-dollar crusades against their local electric company. That’s just what Charlottesville investor and Democratic donor Michael Bills is doing in Virginia, where’s he’s taking on Dominion Energy, the state’s largest electric utility and most […]

這篇文章 Virginia investor tries to curb Dominion's influence 最早出現於 The China Post

Students seen mocking Native Americans could face expulsion

(Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:00:25 +0000)

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Students at a Kentucky Catholic school who were involved in a video showing them mocking Native Americans outside the Lincoln Memorial after a Washington rally could potentially face expulsion, according to the diocese. In a joint statement , the Roman Catholic Diocese of Covington and Covington Catholic High School apologized and […]

這篇文章 Students seen mocking Native Americans could face expulsion 最早出現於 The China Post

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