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MOHW head blames media for food safety problems


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Chiu Wen-ta says media obsession with food safety is responsible for problems with edible oil...full story
updated 2014-09-18 02:43 PM
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MOHW head blames media for food safety problems

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Chiu Wen-ta says media obsession with food safety is responsible for problems with edible oil....Fullstory

2014-09-18 02:43 PM

Lawyers due in court in marathon bombing case

Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were due in court for a status hearing on motions that....Fullstory

2014-09-18 01:01 PM

AP PHOTOS: Survivor of Peru massacre guides team
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2014-09-18 12:42 PM

Iran rules out cooperating with US in Iraq

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Iran's foreign minister is ruling out cooperating with the United States in helping Iraq fight Islamic State militants and warning that....Fullstory

2014-09-18 10:01 AM

US official: Venezuela fighting drug trafficking

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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Even as the U.S. and Venezuela publicly feud about the role the South American country plays in fighting drug smuggling, there....Fullstory

2014-09-18 09:22 AM

WORLD SPORTS at 0000 GMT

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2014-09-18 09:01 AM

Judge won't release US woman in terror case

Associated Press

DENVER (AP) -- A 19-year-old woman who pleaded guilty to trying to help the Islamic State militant group will remain in jail before her sentencing. U.S.....Fullstory

2014-09-18 09:01 AM

Mexican charged in US in $9.6M investment scheme

Associated Press

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Federal authorities say a Mexican citizen who lived in the Cleveland area defrauded investors in four states in a $9.6 million scheme....Fullstory

2014-09-18 06:01 AM

Fugitive returned to California in torture case

Associated Press

SANTA ANA, California (AP) -- A man arrested in the Czech Republic and accused of torturing a medical marijuana dispensary owner is back in Southern....Fullstory

2014-09-18 03:22 AM

Biden says 'Shylocks' was poor choice of words
By JOSH LEDERMAN
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Vice President Joe Biden says he made a poor choice of words when he referred to unscrupulous moneylenders who took advantage of....Fullstory

2014-09-18 03:01 AM



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2014-09-18 02:22 PM

Police step up security in Los Cabos after Odile
By ALBA MORA ROCA and VICTOR CAIVANO
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SAN JOSE DEL CABO, Mexico (AP) -- Police stepped up patrolling overnight in the resort area of Los Cabos, where looters stripped many stores of....Fullstory

2014-09-18 12:42 PM

Japan, neighbors agree to moves to protect eels

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TOKYO (AP) -- Japan has agreed to cut purchases of eel fry from neighboring East Asian countries by 20 percent as part of moves to....Fullstory

2014-09-18 11:01 AM

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Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 16.63 points, or 0.18 percent, higher to 9,211.80 on Thursday, with turnover reaching NT$1.64 billion. (Taiwan News) ■....Fullstory

2014-09-18 09:25 AM

Japan trade deficit falls to $8.8B as imports ebb

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TOKYO (AP) -- Japan has logged a 948.5 billion yen ($8.8 million) trade deficit in August, the 26th straight month of red ink, as weak....Fullstory

2014-09-18 09:01 AM

Report: disasters to displace more people

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- International aid officials say that more people are being displaced because of climate change-driven natural disasters and growth in the world's....Fullstory

2014-09-18 09:01 AM

Man guilty of sex crime during US border crossing
By JACQUES BILLEAUD
Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) -- A Mexican man accused of sexually attacking a 14-year-old girl as he smuggled a group of people into the U.S. has pleaded....Fullstory

2014-09-18 06:01 AM

NYC praised as most vegan-friendly in US

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Manhattan's skyline never looked so appetizing. The famed skyline was rendered in a vegetable sculpture Wednesday as part of an award given....Fullstory

2014-09-18 06:01 AM

2 bombings kill at least 11 in Iraq
By SAMEER N. YACOUB
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2014-09-18 03:01 AM

School police stock up on free military gear
By TAMI ABDOLLAH
Associated Press

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2014-09-18 03:01 AM

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