Czech footballer Josef Sural killed in a minibus crash

The 28-year-old midfielder for Turkey's Aytemiz Alanyaspor and the Czech national team, Josef Sural, died in an apparent traffic accident, the Turkish club said on Monday. Sural and several of ...

Man arrested in assault on transgender woman in Dallas

DALLAS (AP) — Police in Dallas have arrested a 29-year-old man in the brutal beating of a transgender woman in an attack that was caught on cellphone video. Dallas police say Edward ...

Dallas transgender woman brutally beaten in broad daylight

DALLAS (AP) — Police are canvassing a Dallas neighborhood for anyone who may have witnessed the brutal beating of a transgender woman in an attack that happened in broad daylight in front of a crowd o...

Japanese man dies following fall after scooter accident

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 68-year-old Japanese man has died after falling 30 meters into a valley while riding a scooter toward Wulai (烏來) in New Taipei City. Xindian Police Precinct said a wi...

Brother of former Taiwan central banker killed by stolen truck

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - An 87-year-old man who died in Hsinchu City after being hit by a stolen truck early Friday morning turned out to be a brother of former Central Bank Governor Perng Fai-nan (彭淮南)...

Two killed in tragic car accident, in western Taiwan’s Miaoli County

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two people have died in a car accident on Taiwan National Highway No. 3. The accident was caused when a car suddenly veered in front of a truck near the highway’s...

Deadly bus crash in North Macedonia sparks days of mourning

At least 13 people were killed and more than 30 injured when a bus crashed into a ravine in North Macedonia on Wednesday, Health Minister Venko Filipce said. Rescuers pronounced seven people dead at ...

Toyota and motorcycle slam into Bentley on Taiwan street

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The driver of a Toyota Corolla Altis costing an estimated NT$700,000 (US$22,700) and a motorcyclist slammed into a Bentley Continental GT worth at least NT$14 million (US$454,00...

Taiwanese lawmaker works to make drunk driving causing death punishable by death penalty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Legislator Johnny Chiang (江啟臣) issued a statement that he will sponsor a bill to amend Taiwan’s criminal law to make those who are found guilty of drunk driving whic...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Feb. 6, the 37th day of 2019. There are 328 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 6, 1...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Feb. 5, the 36th day of 2019. There are 329 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 5, 193...

UK's Prince Philip escapes unhurt after car crash

Prince Philip, the 97-year-old husband to Queen Elizabeth II, was involved in a car accident on Thursday but was uninjured, Buckingham Palace and police confirmed. "The Duke of Edinburgh was inv...

Motive for slaying of California policewoman still a mystery

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say it's a mystery why a gunman on a bicycle ambushed a Northern California policewoman and narrowly missed wounding others in an apparently random shooting that ended...

The Latest: California officer shot was rising star

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a police officer killed in California (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Officials say a 22-year-old police officer who was killed in N...

California officer shot, killed after responding to accident

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a police officer who'd only been on the job a few weeks has died after being shot in northern California by a suspect who later died of a self-inflicted gunshot wo...