In South Korea, there are nor enough young Korean women for young Korean men to marry.
People walk under a light projection at a shopping mall in Beijing. (Photo by Jade Gao / AFPJade Gao/AFP via Getty Images)On a recent research trip to China, I wandered through the Oasis Mall in suburban Shanghai.
Sometimes it just takes one naysayer to illuminate a problem everyone else is ignoring.
Some teens get tendinitis from scooping ice cream. Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Portland Press Herald via Getty ImagesThink about your first job. Maybe it was delivering pizza, bagging groceries, busing tables or doing landscaping work. Did you get enough training to avoid potential injuries?
SAG-AFTRA captain Mary M. Flynn rallies fellow striking actors on a picket line outside Netflix studios in November 2023.
In November 2023, a bottle of Macallan Scotch whisky fetched the highest price of all time for a bottle of wine or spirits. Wiktor Szymanowicz/Future Publishing via Getty ImagesWhen a rare bottle of Scotch whisky sold for US$2.7 million in November 2023, I was stunned, but I wasn’t surprised.
Water treatment doesn't have to be one large, citywide system. Deepblue4you/E+ via Getty ImagesA lot can go wrong in a large urban water system. Pumps malfunction. Valves break. Pipes leak. Even when the system is functioning properly, water can sit in pipes for long periods of time.
Merchandise is locked in cases to guard against theft in a Target store in New York City on Sept. 23, 2023. Deb Cohn-Orbach/UCG/Universal Images Group via Getty ImagesHoliday shopping is in full swing, but city dwellers may have fewer options for buying in person than they did a few years ago. That’s because many large chain stores are pulling out of central cities.