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Presidential Office and MAC officials speak of Chang case
Presidential Office and MAC officials speak of Chang case


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

More news stories are coming to indicate that the former high-level official of Taiwan’s top China policymaking body was informed to leave the post August...full story
updated 2014-08-23 09:02 PM
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Presidential Office and MAC officials speak of Chang case Presidential Office and MAC officials speak of Chang case

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

More news stories are coming to indicate that the former high-level official of Taiwan’s top China policymaking body was informed to leave the post August....Fullstory

2014-08-23 09:02 PM

Spain busts Colombian cocaine-smuggling gang

Associated Press

MADRID (AP) -- Spanish police working in cooperation with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency say they have arrested six members of a Colombian-based drug-trafficking gang....Fullstory

2014-08-23 07:22 PM

UK charges 2 truckers in death of Afghan stowaway

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Police have charged two truck drivers with people-smuggling after an Afghan migrant was found dead, along with 34 survivors, in a shipping....Fullstory

2014-08-23 06:42 PM

Militia: Airstrikes in Libya's capital kill 15
By MAAMOUN YOUSSEF
Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- A senior Islamist militia leader says two airstrikes targeting its positions in Libya's capital, Tripoli, have killed 15 fighters and wounded 20. The....Fullstory

2014-08-23 06:01 PM

Spirits, prayers mark hunt for Myanmar's lost bell Spirits, prayers mark hunt for Myanmar's lost bell
By AYE AYE WIN
Associated Press

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- Divers stand on the edge of a small wooden fishing boat gazing at the murky, choppy waters below. After receiving blessings....Fullstory

2014-08-23 02:01 PM



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2014-08-23 01:42 PM

WORLD SPORTS at 0000 GMT

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TOP STORIES: GLF--BARCLAYS PARAMUS, New Jersey -- Now that the majors are over, Adam Scott is going after the only big prize left this year -- a....Fullstory

2014-08-23 09:01 AM

Argentina Grandmothers ID 115th 'dirty war' child

Associated Press

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina's leading human rights group says tests have identified the granddaughter of one of the group's late founders, whose daughter....Fullstory

2014-08-23 09:01 AM

Morocco arrests suspected Islamic State members

Associated Press

RABAT, Morocco (AP) -- Morocco has announced the arrest of two suspected members of the Islamic State group. The statement Friday said the men, who had....Fullstory

2014-08-23 03:01 AM

Mexico creates special economic-crime force

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico is now launching a special 5,000-strong police force to combat industrial, farm and business crime. Extortions, kidnapping and theft have extended....Fullstory

2014-08-23 03:01 AM

Thousands gather in Nepal for human flag record Thousands gather in Nepal for human flag record

Associated Press

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Tens of thousands of people have gathered in Nepal's capital holding colored boards in an attempt to break the record for....Fullstory

2014-08-23 07:22 PM

Report: Iran opens uranium-conversion plant

Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran inaugurated a new plant Saturday to convert a type of uranium into a material that cannot be used to make....Fullstory

2014-08-23 07:01 PM

Jihadists release video of Lebanese troops

Associated Press

BEIRUT (AP) -- Al-Qaida's Syrian affiliate has released a video showing Lebanese soldiers and policemen recently captured by the group. The soldiers and policemen say they....Fullstory

2014-08-23 06:01 PM

Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

Associated Press

DONETSK, Russia (AP) -- Some of the trucks in a Russian aid convoy that entered Ukraine in a move denounced by Kiev as an invasion....Fullstory

2014-08-23 03:22 PM

India accuses Pakistan of killing 2 in Kashmir

Associated Press

SRINAGAR, India (AP) -- India has accused Pakistani troops of firing guns and mortar rounds on at least three villages in the Indian portion of....Fullstory

2014-08-23 01:42 PM

Missing Russian found dead in US Grand Teton park Missing Russian found dead in US Grand Teton park

Associated Press

MOOSE, Wyoming (AP) -- A Russian student who went missing in Grand Teton National Park has been found dead. The body of 20-year-old Aleksandr "Sasha" Sagiev....Fullstory

2014-08-23 09:01 AM

Marathon bombing suspect's lawyers seek dismissal

Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are asking a judge to dismiss indictments and put proceedings in the case on....Fullstory

2014-08-23 09:01 AM

UN Security Council condemns James Foley's killing

Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council condemned the "heinous and cowardly" killing of American journalist James Foley and said the Islamic State militant....Fullstory

2014-08-23 06:42 AM

Puerto Rico to get $11M for public transportation

Associated Press

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Puerto Rico is slated to receive $11 million in federal funds to improve public transportation in the U.S. territory. Resident....Fullstory

2014-08-23 03:01 AM

Reid apologizes for Asian jokes at Vegas luncheon

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LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is apologizing for jokes he made about Asians during a luncheon in Las Vegas this....Fullstory

2014-08-23 03:01 AM

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