A handsome man can earn a fifth more than a plainer colleague but a beautiful woman is not paid a penny more than her average-looking colleague, new research has shown.
The study by senior economists found that being good-looking meant male workers could earn 22 percentFULL STORY
General anesthesia for the elderly boosts the risks of dementia by more than a third, according to a study by French doctors.
Researchers led by Francois Sztark at the University of Bordeaux in southwestern France analyzed data from a long-term study into cognitive decline covering 9,300FULL STORY
A : Were you looking for me?
B : Yes, I was.
A : What can I do for you?
B : I’d like to know more about your company’s new ad publishing program.
A : 請問是你找我嗎？
B : 對，沒錯，是我找你。
A : 請問有什麼可以讓我效勞的嗎？
B : 我想了解一下貴公司廣告刊登的新方案。
The human heart, typically located on the left side of the body, was positioned at the right side of a 60-year-old woman surnamed Tseng. All of her visceral organs were also “mirrored,” or located on the opposite side of their normal location, a rare caseFULL STORY
Prince Harry has been telling friends that Kate and William are expecting a boy, it was reported.
He is so happy about becoming an uncle he could not keep the secret of the baby’s sex to himself.
A source close to the Prince said, “Harry has beenFULL STORY
A : Sir, today’s my wedding anniversary, so I’d like to leave a bit early.
B : No problem. Just remember to complete the vacation form.
A : Thank you sir.
B : You’re welcome.
A : 經理，今天是我的結婚紀念日，我想早點下班。
B : 沒問題，記得填寫假單喔！
A : 謝謝經理。
B : 別客氣！
After being divorced for more than two decades, Liu De-lai, 88, and Wang Hsiu-ying, 84, registered their marriage for the second time on May 22, once again becoming “newlyweds.”
Wang, who had been adopted into the Liu family as a child to be a future daughter-in-lawFULL STORY
A : I’m manager of the company’s operations department.
B : Nice to meet you.
A : Can you tell me a little bit about your personal shortcomings?
B : I think I can be a bit impetuous, but that’s probably because I’m always eager to make thingsFULL STORY
A : Let’s take a break from the meeting and all go out for lunch together.
B : Sounds like a good idea.
A : What would you all like to eat?
B : There’s a well-known Indian restaurant in the area. How does that sound?
A : 大家先暫停會議，一起出去用個午餐如何？
Using a tree for target practice sounds harmless enough, right? That was not the case, however, for an Iowa man who is recovering at a hospital after the tree he aimed his gun at fired back.
The Iowa man is expected to survive but will haveFULL STORY