Month: November 2015

Letter Foretold Japan Rampage That Killed 19 Disabled People

Police investigators walk at Tsukui Yamayuri-en, a facility for the handicapped where a number of people were killed and dozens injured in a knife attack in Sagamihara, outside Tokyo Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)   SAGAMIHARA, Japan—A young Japanese man went on a stabbing rampage Tuesday at a facility for the mentally disabled

Sanders Urges Fans to Rally Behind Clinton as DNC Heats Up

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) delivers remarks on the first day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 25, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)   PHILADELPHIA—Sen. Bernie Sanders urged supporters to rally behind Hillary Clinton at the Democratic convention, but ardent followers who marched for hours in punishing

History and Hostility as Clinton Ascends to Nomination

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrives to speak to volunteers at a Democratic party organizing event at the Neighborhood Theatre in Charlotte, N.C., on July 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)   PHILADELPHIA—A glass ceiling is shattering at the Democratic National Convention as Hillary Clinton ascends to the presidential nomination with Tuesday’s roll call of the

Before Harassed Dance Competition Opens in Hong Kong

A member of the Hong Kong Youth Care Association communist front group outside Macpherson Stadium in Mong Kok, Hong Kong on July 24, 2016. (Yu Gang/Epoch Times) HONG KONG—Days before the start of the seventh New Tang Dynasty International Chinese Classical Dance Competition preliminary stage,communist front groups in Hong Kong are stepping up their efforts

NYPD Buys Assault Rifle-Proof Vests and Military Grade Helmets

(L-R) NYPD Police Commissioner William Bratton and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio inspect new NYPD equipment including helmets and vest at the 84th Precinct in Brooklyn, New York, on July 25, 2016. (Demetrius Freeman/Mayoral Photography Office) After recent killings of officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge, the New York City Police Department is investing

Salmagundi Art Club’s Beloved Monotype Party

Salmagundi Club President, Robert W. Pillsbury hosts the club’s monthly Monotype Party at the Salmagundi Club in Greenwich Village, New York on July 12, 2016. (Samira Bouaou/Epoch Times)   NEW YORK—Nestled away from the perpetual sound and fury of the city, a quiet kind of partying was going on in a historic brownstone in the

5 Moments From Michelle Obama’s DNC Speech

First lady Michelle Obama acknowledges the crowd after delivering remarks on the first day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 25, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)   First Lady Michelle Obama stole the limelight on the first night of the Democratic National Convention Monday night in