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Ma, Jiang seek to meet students on campus


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

President, Premier say they would like to meet students and youth to discuss their experiences and opinions on a range of subjects...full story
updated 2014-04-16 11:27 AM
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Ma, Jiang seek to meet students on campus

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

President, Premier say they would like to meet students and youth to discuss their experiences and opinions on a range of subjects....Fullstory

2014-04-16 11:27 AM

Australian state leader quits over $2,800 wine

Associated Press

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- The leader of Australia's most populous state has quit as premier in the face of mounting evidence that he failed to....Fullstory

2014-04-16 10:42 AM

Reports: Ferry with 471 people sinking off SKorea

Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A government office says a South Korean passenger ship carrying about 470 people has sent a distress call off the....Fullstory

2014-04-16 10:01 AM

-AP Sports Digest

Associated Press

TOP STORIES: ATH--BOSTON MARATHON BOMBING-ANNIVERSARY BOSTON --Survivors, first responders and family members of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that....Fullstory

2014-04-16 09:01 AM

UK charity: 'Shocking' rise in emergency food need

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- A leading British charity said Wednesday the number of three-day emergency food supplies it delivered rose to "shocking" levels in the past....Fullstory

2014-04-16 09:01 AM

New York judge: Jurors can hear imam praise 9/11

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York judge says jurors at the trial of an Egyptian Islamic preacher can hear his statements that "everybody was....Fullstory

2014-04-16 06:22 AM

Greek court jails 2 for life for migrant's murder

Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- An Athens court has convicted two Greek men to life imprisonment for stabbing a Pakistani immigrant worker to death last year,....Fullstory

2014-04-16 03:42 AM

Could police have prevented the Boston bombings? Could police have prevented the Boston bombings?

Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- Nearly three years after three men were found dead in a suburban Boston home, their families are still waiting for authorities to....Fullstory

2014-04-16 03:01 AM

Jamaica names 1st poet laureate in 50 years

Associated Press

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) -- Jamaica has appointed its first poet laureate in 50 years in a bid to revitalize the arts and preserve the Caribbean....Fullstory

2014-04-16 03:01 AM

'Shrimp Boy' pleads not guilty to felony charges
By PAUL ELIAS
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A central figure in a sweeping San Francisco organized crime and public corruption case has pleaded not guilty. Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow....Fullstory

2014-04-16 03:01 AM

6 die as bus catches fire in India

Associated Press

NEW DELHI (AP) -- Indian police say at least six people were burned to death and another 12 seriously injured when a bus caught fire....Fullstory

2014-04-16 11:01 AM

Delta evacuates jet in Atlanta due to cabin smoke

Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) -- Passengers were evacuated from a domestic Delta Air Lines flight Tuesday after a "smoky odor" was detected in the cockpit and main....Fullstory

2014-04-16 10:42 AM

Taiwan News Morning Briefing  - April 16 Taiwan News Morning Briefing - April 16

Taiwan News

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TAIEX) opened 4.36 points, or 0.05 percent, higher on Wednesday at 8,921.07 on turnover of NT$ 1.73 billion. ■ Stocks....Fullstory

2014-04-16 09:14 AM

Many questions about mom accused in infant deaths Many questions about mom accused in infant deaths
By BRADY McCOMBS
Associated Press

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Investigators are reconstructing a mysterious decade from a Utah woman's life as they try to figure out how she concealed....Fullstory

2014-04-16 09:01 AM

State TV: 48 die in bus and truck accident in Togo

Associated Press

LOME, Togo (AP) -- State television in Togo says that 48 people died when a bus and truck collided on a road north of the....Fullstory

2014-04-16 09:01 AM

Djiboutian president to visit White House on May 5

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama will meet with Djiboutian President Ismail Omar Guelleh at the White House early next month. The White House says the....Fullstory

2014-04-16 06:01 AM

Cancer-stricken ex-priest on trial for sex abuse
By DYLAN LOVAN
Associated Press

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AP) -- Testimony began Tuesday in the long-delayed trial of former Catholic priest James Schook, as a witness said that he had numerous....Fullstory

2014-04-16 03:22 AM

Saudi stops 15,000 illegal entries from Yemen

Associated Press

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- A Saudi security official says border guards have detained more than 15,000 people crossing illegally through the country's southern border....Fullstory

2014-04-16 03:01 AM

Saudi king replaces intelligence chief Bandar

Associated Press

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Saudi Arabia's king has appointed a new intelligence chief, Youssef al-Idrisi, replacing Bandar bin Sultan in the key post, which....Fullstory

2014-04-16 03:01 AM

4 people die after Guam car crash

Associated Press

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) -- Guam police say four people have died of injuries sustained in a car crash that also injured one other person. Pacific Daily....Fullstory

2014-04-16 03:01 AM

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