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Consumer Foundation faults MOTC in ETC toll problems


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

CF says MOTC has been too easy on FETC for its delays and mistakes in implementing ETC...full story
updated 2014-07-29 04:57 PM
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Consumer Foundation faults MOTC in ETC toll problems

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

CF says MOTC has been too easy on FETC for its delays and mistakes in implementing ETC....Fullstory

2014-07-29 04:57 PM

Death toll rises to 24 in Philippine road attack

Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- Officials say the death toll in a brazen road attack by Abu Sayyaf extremists on some 50 villagers traveling in the....Fullstory

2014-07-29 04:42 PM

EU envoys meeting on tougher Russia sanctions

Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) -- European Union ambassadors are meeting to discuss a dramatic toughening of the trade bloc's sanctions against Russia. A decision is expected later Tuesday.....Fullstory

2014-07-29 04:22 PM



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2014-07-29 04:01 PM

Giant ketchup bottle draws tourists in Illinois

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COLLINSVILLE, Illinois (AP) -- For tourist Bruce Pasarow of Buena Park, California, leaving Illinois before seeing what's billed as the "World's Largest Bottle of Catsup"....Fullstory

2014-07-29 03:42 PM

Whale watching boat snagged by lobster trap rope

Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- A group of whale watchers expected only a three-hour tour but got much more after their boat was snagged by a lobster....Fullstory

2014-07-29 03:01 PM

Khmer Rouge tribunal to tackle genocide charges Khmer Rouge tribunal to tackle genocide charges
By ABBY SEIFF
Associated Press

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) -- The slow course of justice for the leaders of Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge regime will inch forward again Wednesday, as....Fullstory

2014-07-29 02:42 PM

Fashion industry, retailers and the gender binary Fashion industry, retailers and the gender binary
By LEANNE ITALIE
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- As a transgender woman who began her transition about a year ago, Kylie Jack is still figuring out her fashion style,....Fullstory

2014-07-29 12:01 PM

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TOP STORIES: COM--ATHLETICS GLASGOW, Scotland -- In Usain Bolt's absence, training partner Kemar Bailey-Cole collects the first individual gold of his career by winning the 100 meters....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:01 AM

Dominican officials destroy 2,000 seized guns

Associated Press

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) -- Authorities destroyed roughly 2,000 firearms Monday and plan to use the mangled metal to build a monument promoting peace. The....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:01 AM

Synagogue in Germany attacked

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- Police say a synagogue in the western German city of Wuppertal was attacked with petrol bombs overnight, but nobody was injured. Police spokesman....Fullstory

2014-07-29 04:42 PM

Iran leader calls for arming Gaza to fight Israel

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran's supreme leader says Muslims from all over the world should help arm Gaza Palestinians in their fight against Israel. Tuesday's call....Fullstory

2014-07-29 04:42 PM

Cow herd kills German woman hiker in Austria

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VIENNA (AP) -- Police say a herd of cows attacked and killed a German woman hiking through their fenced-in pasture after apparently being riled by....Fullstory

2014-07-29 04:01 PM

Deutsche Bank posts 29 percent net profit drop

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BERLIN (AP) -- Deutsche Bank AG has posted a 29 percent drop in second-quarter net profit, hit by what it described as higher taxes, declining....Fullstory

2014-07-29 03:42 PM

US man cleared in killing seeks compensation US man cleared in killing seeks compensation

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HARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) -- A man who was imprisoned 21 years for a rape and murder he did not commit is set to testify at....Fullstory

2014-07-29 03:42 PM

6 arrested in Australia and UK over amphetamines

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CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- Police have arrested six men in Australia and Britain for allegedly smuggling amphetamines from the United Kingdom halfway around the world....Fullstory

2014-07-29 02:42 PM

Israel targets symbols of Hamas control in Gaza Israel targets symbols of Hamas control in Gaza

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli aircraft, tanks and navy gunboats pounded symbols of Hamas control in Gaza City in the heaviest night of....Fullstory

2014-07-29 01:01 PM

Taiwan News Morning Briefing – July 29 Taiwan News Morning Briefing – July 29

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Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) climbed 48 points, or 0.52 percent, to 9,468.98 in Tuesday’s early trading session, with turnover reaching NT$3.56 billion.....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:14 AM

Slain family of 5 was murder-suicide, police say Slain family of 5 was murder-suicide, police say
By DAVID SHARP
Associated Press

SACO, Maine (AP) -- A maintenance worker with financial problems killed his wife and three children with a shotgun, then committed suicide, over the weekend....Fullstory

2014-07-29 09:01 AM

US teen held in Israel after arrest at protest

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. is confirming that a 15-year-old American citizen is being held by Israeli authorities for his alleged role in protests earlier....Fullstory

2014-07-29 06:42 AM

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