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Taiwan News Morning Briefing – September 16
Taiwan News Morning Briefing – September 16


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 9.67 points, or 0.1 percent, lower to 9,207.79 on Tuesday, with turnover reaching NT$1.93 billion. (Taiwan News) ■...full story
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Taiwan News Morning Briefing – September 16 Taiwan News Morning Briefing – September 16

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 9.67 points, or 0.1 percent, lower to 9,207.79 on Tuesday, with turnover reaching NT$1.93 billion. (Taiwan News) ■....Fullstory

2014-09-16 09:29 AM

Lava creeps toward lots in Big Island subdivision

Associated Press

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) -- Lava is about a tenth of a mile from the edge of a rural subdivision on Hawaii's Big Island. Hawaii County spokesman....Fullstory

2014-09-16 09:01 AM

Bombing suspect's lawyers: Didn't pose as FBI

Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- Attorneys for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are denying as "false" and "preposterous" an allegation that defense team members posed as....Fullstory

2014-09-16 09:01 AM



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2014-09-16 09:01 AM

Lawyer: Mom in dead infants case in prison unit Lawyer: Mom in dead infants case in prison unit
By BOB SALSBERG
Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- The lawyer for a Massachusetts woman arrested after the bodies of three infants were found in her squalid, vermin-infested home says his....Fullstory

2014-09-16 06:01 AM

5 Peoples Temple victims among names released
By RANDALL CHASE
Associated Press

DOVER, Delaware (AP) -- Five victims of the 1978 Peoples Temple mass suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, were among the names released by Delaware officials of....Fullstory

2014-09-16 06:01 AM

Egypt raises $8.5B for Suez Canal expansion

Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- The head of Egypt's Central Bank said on Monday that it has raised $8.5 billion for the construction of an expansion of....Fullstory

2014-09-16 03:22 AM

Gazans rush to enjoy life after ruinous war Gazans rush to enjoy life after ruinous war
By HAMZA HENDAWI
Associated Press

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- After a ruinous war, Gaza is rushing back to a veneer of normalcy at astonishing speed. Street cafes and....Fullstory

2014-09-16 03:01 AM

Vietnam soldiers receive Medal of Honor
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says a grateful U.S. honors the acts of valor by two Vietnam War soldiers who risked their lives to....Fullstory

2014-09-16 03:01 AM

Miss America: More to worry about than red cup Miss America: More to worry about than red cup
By WAYNE PARRY
Associated Press

ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey (AP) -- The new Miss America says there are more important things for people to worry about than her little red....Fullstory

2014-09-16 03:01 AM

White House backs use of body cameras by police
By JOSH LEDERMAN
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House says requiring police officers to wear body cameras is one potential solution to the mistrust between police and their....Fullstory

2014-09-16 09:01 AM

8 killed in drug dispute in northern Honduras

Associated Press

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) -- Honduran authorities say eight men were shot and killed in a dispute between gangs over drugs in the northern city of....Fullstory

2014-09-16 09:01 AM

Cayman weighs adopting daylight savings time

Associated Press

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) -- The Cayman Islands is considering a switch to daylight savings time, citing potential benefits to its financial services and....Fullstory

2014-09-16 09:01 AM

Facing death, Sudanese woman relied on her faith

Associated Press

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) -- The Sudanese woman imprisoned for refusing to reject Christianity said in a televised interview airing Monday night that she was....Fullstory

2014-09-16 06:42 AM

Pope meets with Argentine judge in Dirty War probe
By NICOLE WINFIELD and DEBORA REY
Associated Press

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis met Monday with an Argentine judge who played a key role in the recent convictions of two former military....Fullstory

2014-09-16 06:01 AM

Oklahoma City bombing memorial adds new exhibits
By KRISTI EATON
Associated Press

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- A key piece of evidence, hundreds of oral testimonies and new artifacts were unveiled Monday at the Oklahoma City National Memorial....Fullstory

2014-09-16 06:01 AM

Egypt says Suez Canal expansion fully funded

Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- The head of Egypt's Central Bank says it has raised $8.5 billion for the construction of an expansion of the Suez Canal....Fullstory

2014-09-16 03:22 AM

NASA inspector blasts asteroid protection program
By MARCIA DUNN
Associated Press

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP) -- NASA's effort to identify potentially dangerous space rocks has taken a hit. On Monday, the space agency's inspector general released a....Fullstory

2014-09-16 03:01 AM

Bombings kill 8 people in Iraq
By SAMEER N. YACOUB
Associated Press

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi officials say two separate bombings have killed eight people in and around the capital. Police officials say the first attack happened Monday....Fullstory

2014-09-16 03:01 AM

25 killed in clashes in northern Yemen

Associated Press

SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Yemeni security and tribal officials say at least 25 people were killed in clashes between Sunni tribesmen affiliated to the country's....Fullstory

2014-09-16 03:01 AM

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