Paris Fashion Week channels historic men’s styles

PARIS — As Paris Fashion Week geared up for Dior Men on Friday, British designer Paul Smith went encyclopedic. Here are some highlights of fall-winter 2023-24 menswear shows. PAUL SMITH…

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Hong Kong pet rabbits enjoy bunny resort while owners away

HONG KONG — Rabbits scamper around a play area in a climate-controlled building in suburban Hong Kong, some climbing a castle made of wood while others explore a cotton tunnel….

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China keeping 1 hour daily limit on kids’ online games

HONG KONG — As the week-long Lunar New Year holidays in China draw near with promises of feasts and red envelopes stuffed with cash, children have another thing to look…

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Train station’s opening in Bangkok ushers in new travel era

BANGKOK — Thailand ushered in a new age of train travel on Thursday as Southeast Asia’s biggest railway station officially began operations. The government says the huge, modern development on…

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Reports of children poisoned with marijuana edibles spike in Mississippi, state medical center says

Reports of children in Mississippi who found and ate marijuana-laced candies and chocolates at home resulting in emergency room visits increased sharply last year, the state’s poison control center said…

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New USDA rule boosts “organic” food oversight, targets fraud

The Agriculture Department on Thursday issued new requirements for foods labeled organic, a move aimed at cracking down on fraud and boosting oversight. The rule strengthens enforcement of the USDA’s…

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