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Taiwan News Morning Briefing – September 23
Taiwan News Morning Briefing – September 23


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Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 0.36 points lower to 9,134.29 on Tuesday, with turnover reaching NT$1.39 billion. (Taiwan News) ■ U.S. stock indexes...full story
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Taiwan News

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 0.36 points lower to 9,134.29 on Tuesday, with turnover reaching NT$1.39 billion. (Taiwan News) ■ U.S. stock indexes....Fullstory

2014-09-23 09:30 AM

Portland immigrant takes sanctuary at church
By GOSIA WOZNIACKA
Associated Press

PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- A community activist who first came to the U.S. from El Salvador nearly two decades ago spent the weekend hidden in....Fullstory

2014-09-23 09:22 AM

AP PHOTOS: White House security over the years AP PHOTOS: White House security over the years
By WILL LESTER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- One of the Secret Service's toughest jobs is trying to balance public access to the White House with security of the presidential....Fullstory

2014-09-23 09:01 AM

Mike Tyson aids motorcyclist after Vegas crash
By MICHELLE RINDELS
Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Retired boxer Mike Tyson came to the rescue of an injured motorcyclist after a crash on a Las Vegas interstate last....Fullstory

2014-09-23 06:22 AM

UN members endorse Indigenous Peoples rights
By GREGORY KATZ
Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The United Nations General Assembly has approved a document outlining the rights of indigenous peoples worldwide. The Outcome Document was endorsed by....Fullstory

2014-09-23 06:01 AM

Guatemala emergency measures after deadly clash

Associated Press

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) -- Guatemalan authorities have suspended some constitutional rights in a central municipality where 11 villagers died in a battle with guns and....Fullstory

2014-09-23 06:01 AM

Ice in Arctic seas shrinks to 6th-lowest recorded
By SETH BORENSTEIN
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Ice in Arctic seas shrank this summer to the sixth lowest level in 36 years of monitoring. The National Snow and Ice....Fullstory

2014-09-23 06:01 AM

International Red Cross to resume work in Sudan

Associated Press

KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) -- The International Committee of the Red Cross says it is to resume its work in Sudan after authorities lifted a suspension....Fullstory

2014-09-23 03:42 AM

Cary man pleads guilty in wife's death in 2008

Associated Press

RALEIGH, North Carolina (AP) -- A man awaiting a new trial in the death of his wife six years ago pleaded guilty Monday to lesser....Fullstory

2014-09-23 03:22 AM

Argentina tries doctors for Dirty War baby thefts

Associated Press

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Two Argentine doctors are being tried on suspicion of stealing babies from political prisoners during the country's dictatorship. Raul Eugenio Martin....Fullstory

2014-09-23 03:01 AM

FAA: Airplane makes emergency landing in Omaha

Associated Press

OMAHA, Nebraska (AP) -- Officials say a commercial airplane traveling from Boston to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in Nebraska. The Federal Aviation Administration says....Fullstory

2014-09-23 09:22 AM

Turkish indicates Islamic state prisoners swap

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdogan has indicated that his country may have traded prisoners of the Islamic State group it held....Fullstory

2014-09-23 09:01 AM

Closely watched Hawaii lava flow stalls
By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER
Associated Press

HONOLULU (AP) -- Lava threatening rural communities on Hawaii's Big Island has essentially stalled for now, officials said Monday, but that isn't putting anyone at....Fullstory

2014-09-23 09:01 AM

Lights still out in Los Cabos; death toll now 5

Associated Press

LOS CABOS, Mexico (AP) -- Mexican authorities are struggling to get power back on in the resort area of Los Cabos a week after Hurricane....Fullstory

2014-09-23 06:01 AM

Syrian opposition chief urges airstrikes in Syria
By ZEINA KARAM
Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The head of Syria's Western-backed opposition group is calling for immediate U.S. airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group in Syria. Speaking at....Fullstory

2014-09-23 06:01 AM

2nd trial begins for man accused of killing teen

Associated Press

JACKSONVILLE, Florida (AP) -- Jury selection began Monday in the second trial of a Florida man accused of killing a Georgia teenager during an argument....Fullstory

2014-09-23 06:01 AM

Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific
By JEFF BARNARD
Associated Press

A new study released Monday found that warming temperatures in Pacific Ocean waters off the coast of North America over the past century closely followed....Fullstory

2014-09-23 03:42 AM

Israel court condemns African migrant detentions

Associated Press

JERUSALEM (AP) -- A high Israeli court has condemned the government's policy of detaining illegal African migrants captured in the Negev Desert, ordering that a....Fullstory

2014-09-23 03:22 AM



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2014-09-23 03:22 AM

Poll: Support for gay marriage may be leveling off
By RACHEL ZOLL
Associated Press

A new survey from the Pew Research Center indicates American support for gay marriage could be leveling off. The study's authors caution it's too soon to....Fullstory

2014-09-23 03:01 AM

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