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Taiwan News Morning Briefing – September 3
Taiwan News Morning Briefing – September 3


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Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) climbed 39.19 points, or 0.42 percent, to 9,438.82 on Wednesday’s early trading session, with turnover reaching NT$3.83 billion....full story
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Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) climbed 39.19 points, or 0.42 percent, to 9,438.82 on Wednesday’s early trading session, with turnover reaching NT$3.83 billion.....Fullstory

2014-09-03 09:04 AM

Guam wants to stem flow of unlicensed drivers

Associated Press

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) -- Leaders of Guam's migrant community and Guam police want to reduce the number of unlicensed drivers on the island's roads. The Pacific....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

NATO coalition in Afghanistan shrinking NATO coalition in Afghanistan shrinking
By DEB RIECHMANN
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Alongside the exodus of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, soldiers who hail from countries like Singapore and Slovenia, Mongolia and Malaysia have been....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

Study: Playing music helps sharpen kids' brains
By JOHN ROGERS
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The founder of a Los Angeles-based nonprofit that provides free music lessons to low-income students from gang-ridden neighborhoods began to notice....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:42 AM

California quake doesn't stop 2014 Napa harvest
By MICHELLE LOCKE
Associated Press

NAPA, California (AP) -- The first pinot noir grapes of the season came in to Trefethen Family Vineyards as usual, glistening purple mounds stacked in....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

Study links polar vortex chills to melting sea ice
By SETH BORENSTEIN
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A new study says that parts of North America, Europe and Asia could see more frequent and stronger visits of cold air....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

UN: 4 peacekeepers killed in northern Mali, 6 hurt

Associated Press

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) -- A spokesman for the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Mali says at least four peacekeepers are dead and six have been seriously....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

3 Frenchmen arrested over hedgehog hunting

Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- France's animal protection society says it's filed a lawsuit against three men arrested last month in a northwestern Paris suburb for illegally....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

Recorded arrest of US man is under review
By AMY FORLITI
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Cellphone video of a black Minnesota man's arrest is attracting attention eight months after it was recorded, and now a civilian police....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM

Jury clears Guam man in OT fraud case

Associated Press

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) -- The only Department of Public Works employee in Guam to face trial on overtime-fraud charges in a 2006 case has been....Fullstory

2014-09-03 06:01 AM



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2014-09-03 06:01 AM

US family grieving over new beheading video
By LARA JAKES
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A family spokesman says relatives of freelance journalist Steven Sotloff are aware of a new video purporting to show his beheading by....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

A look at dangers posed by the Islamic State group A look at dangers posed by the Islamic State group
By ADAM SCHRECK and ZEINA KARAM
Associated Press

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The Islamic State militant group that has taken over large parts of Syria and Iraq and declared a self-styled....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

US woman sentenced in silicone injection case

Associated Press

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) -- A Mississippi woman convicted of killing a Georgia woman through illicit silicone buttocks injections has been sentenced to life in prison. Tracy....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

Nicaragua calls off search for 4 missing miners

Associated Press

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) -- Nicaragua's government says it has called off a search for at least four missing miners because cave-ins made the effort too....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

APNewsbreak: Girl said Uzi was too much for her
By JACQUES BILLEAUD
Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) -- Police reports released Tuesday say a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi in Arizona had said....Fullstory

2014-09-03 03:01 AM

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