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Greens demand FSO report on oil in three days


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

DPP spokesman says new Food Safety Office must take responsibility and deliver a report as soon as possible...full story
updated 2014-10-20 06:17 PM
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Greens demand FSO report on oil in three days

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

DPP spokesman says new Food Safety Office must take responsibility and deliver a report as soon as possible....Fullstory

2014-10-20 06:17 PM



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2014-10-20 05:42 PM

Nepal to end rescue operation on trekking route
By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA
Associated Press

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Nepal was wrapping up rescue operations in its northern mountains Monday, saying all the hikers believed to have been stranded on....Fullstory

2014-10-20 02:42 PM

Firestorm over Met opera hits fever pitch
By VERENA DOBNIK
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Some big-name politicians are joining Jewish protesters in a growing firestorm against an opera they say glorifies Palestinian terrorists. Former New York....Fullstory

2014-10-20 02:22 PM

Federal police take control of 13 towns in Mexico
By MARIA VERSA
Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Federal police have taken control of 13 municipalities in southern Mexico where local police are suspected of links to organized crime....Fullstory

2014-10-20 01:01 PM

US airdrops arms to Kurds in Syrian town of Kobani
By ROBERT BURNS
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. military said Sunday it had airdropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish forces defending the Syrian city of Kobani....Fullstory

2014-10-20 10:42 AM

WORLD SPORTS at 0000 GMT

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TOP STORY: SOC--ENGLISH ROUNDUP Liverpool profited from an own goal in the fifth minute of injury time to escape with a 3-2 win over Queens Park Rangers....Fullstory

2014-10-20 09:02 AM

Indiana police detain man in deaths of 4 women

Associated Press

HAMMOND, Indiana (AP) -- An Indiana man confessed to killing a woman whose body was found in a motel and told police where the bodies....Fullstory

2014-10-20 09:02 AM

Police hunt for clues near where remains found
By BROCK VERGAKIS
Associated Press

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia (AP) -- After finding remains that could be British-born University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, authorities interviewed nearby residents and picked through leaves....Fullstory

2014-10-20 06:22 AM

Gonzalo deals glancing blow to Newfoundland
By JOSH BALL and DANICA COTO
Associated Press

ST. JOHNS, Newfoundland (AP) -- Hurricane Gonzalo struck a glancing blow to Newfoundland before racing out into the North Atlantic Sunday after earlier battering Bermuda....Fullstory

2014-10-20 06:01 AM

Jews buy homes in contested Arab area of Jerusalem

Associated Press

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Residents in a contested neighborhood of east Jerusalem say Jewish settlers have moved into two buildings -- a step that is likely....Fullstory

2014-10-20 05:42 PM

NT$3M fine, suspended jail terms in ASE pollution case

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Sentences ranged from 16 to 22 months, suspended for 4 or 5 years....Fullstory

2014-10-20 03:38 PM

Government agencies tracing records of Dai Hanh Phuc oil imports

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

MOHW, COA and other agencies are tracing the disposition of nearly 50,000 tons of oil from Vietnam....Fullstory

2014-10-20 02:41 PM

Fire exposes illegal Chinese factories in Italy
By ERIKA KINETZ
Associated Press

PRATO, Italy (AP) -- There was no fire alarm at the garment factory outside Florence where Chen Changzhong worked and lived. Heat finally startled him awake....Fullstory

2014-10-20 02:22 PM

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

?Thousands of protesters marched along Acapulco's famed coastal boulevard Friday demanding the safe return of 43 missing students from a rural teachers college in Guerrero....Fullstory

2014-10-20 12:42 PM

Taiwan News Morning Briefing – October 20 Taiwan News Morning Briefing – October 20

Taiwan News

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened up 113.59 points to 8626.47 on Monday, with turnover reaching NT$2.59 billion. (Taiwan News) ■ U.S. stock indexes....Fullstory

2014-10-20 09:25 AM

Mudslides from rains kill 6 in southern Mexico

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Heavy rains brought by the remnants of Tropical Storm Trudy have caused mudslides and flooding in southern Mexico that left at....Fullstory

2014-10-20 09:02 AM

Larry Flynt's daughter hurt in Ohio car accident

Associated Press

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- The daughter of Hustler publisher Larry Flynt has been seriously injured in an Ohio car accident and is hospitalized in critical....Fullstory

2014-10-20 06:22 AM

Robotic device helps paralyzed groom walk aisle

Associated Press

DEWITT, New York (AP) -- Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since an accident three years ago, but that didn't stop him....Fullstory

2014-10-20 06:01 AM

Kenya: 5 suspected bombers killed
By TOM ODULA
Associated Press

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Kenyan and Somali soldiers killed five suspected Islamic extremist bombers attempting to cross into the country from Ethiopia in a car....Fullstory

2014-10-20 06:01 AM

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