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Yu Shyi-kun: Eric Chu fudges the facts on Taipei MRT lines


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Yu says Chu portrays MRT Lines as 'works in progress' when they are still far from reality to win votes for mayor...full story
updated 2014-10-22 05:21 PM
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Yu Shyi-kun: Eric Chu fudges the facts on Taipei MRT lines

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Yu says Chu portrays MRT Lines as 'works in progress' when they are still far from reality to win votes for mayor....Fullstory

2014-10-22 05:21 PM



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2014-10-22 05:01 PM

Sweden closes probe into 2010 suicide bombing

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STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Swedish prosecutors have closed the investigation into a suicide bombing four years ago, saying Taimour Abdulwahab had no accomplices when he blew....Fullstory

2014-10-22 03:42 PM

Iraqi students begin new academic year

Associated Press

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Millions of Iraqi students have begun the new academic year a month later than scheduled because thousands of families uprooted from restive....Fullstory

2014-10-22 03:22 PM

Kurdish fighters killed in Syria buried in Turkey
By ELENA BECATOROS
Associated Press

SURUC, Turkey (AP) -- Hundreds of supporters chanting slogans turned out to accompany three Kurdish fighters -- two men and a woman barely out of....Fullstory

2014-10-22 03:01 PM

Ting Hsin denies missing Dai Hanh Phuc oil shipped to China

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Ting Hsin says no oil from Vietnam has been sold to its subsidiaries in China....Fullstory

2014-10-22 02:50 PM

S. Korea dismantles border Christmas tree
By KIM TONG-HYUNG
Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- South Korea has pulled down a 43-year-old front-line Christmas tower that North Korea viewed as propaganda warfare, with officials saying....Fullstory

2014-10-22 01:22 PM

US agrees to put Marine to Philippine detention

Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- The Philippine military chief says a U.S. Marine suspect in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino woman has been flown....Fullstory

2014-10-22 10:01 AM

Blackwater jurors talk about possible agreement

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Jurors in the trial of four Blackwater security guards may have reached agreement on some criminal charges while raising the possibility they....Fullstory

2014-10-22 06:22 AM

From job to job to job, a life lived _ and lost
By ADAM GELLER
Associated Press

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) -- The fumes, reeking of gasoline, poured from the white Kia SUV as soon as an emergency medical technician broke one of....Fullstory

2014-10-22 03:01 AM

Kiribati says missing aid funds possibly waylaid by hackers

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Kiribati Ministry of Finance says funds were diverted in remittance to UK bank account....Fullstory

2014-10-22 05:21 PM

Pyongyang races to complete new airport
By ERIC TALMADGE
Associated Press

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- Pyongyang isn't exactly an international travel hub. But attracting more tourists is one of North Korea's top agenda items, so....Fullstory

2014-10-22 04:01 PM

Klain meets with Obama on first day as Ebola czar

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's Ron Klain's first day as the new White House "Ebola czar." Klain is a former White House adviser who starts Wednesday as....Fullstory

2014-10-22 03:22 PM

Call me Jokowi, says Indonesia's president

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JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Indonesia's new president says he wants to be called his nickname, and has revealed who first gave it to him: a....Fullstory

2014-10-22 03:01 PM

Food Safety Office opens amid raids on food oil companies Food Safety Office opens amid raids on food oil companies

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

FSO will coordinate actions of government agencies across Taiwan in dealing with oil crisis and other food safety problems....Fullstory

2014-10-22 02:59 PM

Yang Chen-yih lives in luxury while mother collects water bottles

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Yang reportedly lost family assets in failed oil business, now fails to support 80-year-old mother....Fullstory

2014-10-22 02:41 PM

Coach of football team charged in hazing suspended
By DAVID PORTER
Associated Press

PARLIN, New Jersey (AP) -- The coaching staff of a high school football team rocked by criminal charges of sexual assault and hazing was suspended....Fullstory

2014-10-22 12:42 PM

Taiwan News Morning Briefing – October 22 Taiwan News Morning Briefing – October 22

Taiwan News

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened up 90.27 points or 1.04% to 8744.91 on Wednesday, with turnover reaching NT$2.16 billion. (Taiwan News) ■ The....Fullstory

2014-10-22 09:25 AM

Ancient Greek well yields rare wooden statue

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Archeologists in Greece have uncovered a rare wooden statue preserved in the muddy depths of an ancient well in Piraeus, the....Fullstory

2014-10-22 03:22 AM

5 Jonestown victims buried in California

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OAKLAND, California (AP) -- Five victims of the 1978 mass suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, have been laid to rest in Oakland, California, after their cremated....Fullstory

2014-10-22 03:01 AM

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