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Chen Pei-chi: Do voters like shrewd candidates with moronic wives?


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Chen said speaking her opinion on political matters is hardly 'political interference'...full story
updated 2014-11-24 08:08 PM
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Chen Pei-chi: Do voters like shrewd candidates with moronic wives?

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Chen said speaking her opinion on political matters is hardly 'political interference'....Fullstory

2014-11-24 08:08 PM

Candidate rams Kaohsiung City Hall with gas-laden van

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Lee Cheng-hsing says he was 'forced to rebel' by the city government's actions toward his campaign....Fullstory

2014-11-24 07:26 PM

Peng Sheng-shao protests media reports on his role in wiretap controversy

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Peng says he is innocent and knows nothing about any wiretapping of Ko's campaign office phones....Fullstory

2014-11-24 06:59 PM

Lin Chia-lung chides Jason Hu for playing ‘Opera House’ card in election

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Lin criticized the Taichung mayor for turning the Opera House into a political tool in his election campaign....Fullstory

2014-11-24 06:19 PM

Floods kill at least 17 in southern Morocco

Associated Press

RABAT, Morocco (AP) -- Morocco's government says heavy flooding in the south of the country has killed at least 17 people with a further 18....Fullstory

2014-11-24 06:01 PM

Charge filed against mom of newborn left in drain Charge filed against mom of newborn left in drain

Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- A 30-year-old Sydney mother has been charged with trying to kill her newborn son by abandoning him in a roadside drain for....Fullstory

2014-11-24 04:22 PM

Israel police: Palestinian youth attacked by Jews

Associated Press

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Three young Israelis attacked a Palestinian youth in Jerusalem on Monday, police say, the latest sectarian incident in the increasingly tense city. Police....Fullstory

2014-11-24 03:01 PM

Philippine court convicts 9 Chinese of poaching

Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- A Philippine court has convicted nine Chinese fishermen of poaching and taking hundreds of endangered giant sea turtles from a disputed....Fullstory

2014-11-24 01:42 PM

Nepal bus crash death toll reaches 47

Associated Press

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Police say 42 more bodies have been recovered after the wreckage of a bus that plunged into a river in west....Fullstory

2014-11-24 10:22 AM

Veteran journalist, educator Michael Shanahan dies

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Michael Shanahan, a veteran political reporter for The Associated Press and Newhouse Newspapers who used that experience to teach new generations of....Fullstory

2014-11-24 09:01 AM



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2014-11-24 07:42 PM

US general: troops staying in Baltics through 2015

Associated Press

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) -- A top U.S. military commander in Europe says U.S. troops will remain in the three Baltic countries and Poland through next....Fullstory

2014-11-24 07:01 PM

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the Middle East AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the Middle East
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Tensions soared in Jerusalem this week after a grisly attack on a synagogue, an Egyptian doctor was acquitted in the country's first female genital mutilation....Fullstory

2014-11-24 06:22 PM

Ko Wen-je advisor to talk to prosecutors about “rat-tail” jumper

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Ko's policy director Chang Ching-sen wants to help clear up questions about the wiretap before election day Saturday....Fullstory

2014-11-24 06:15 PM

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

In India, workers dismantled the country's first aircraft carrier INS Vikrant, which was bought from Britain in 1957 and played a key role in the....Fullstory

2014-11-24 04:22 PM

US judge to sentence reputed drug-lord lieutenant
By MICHAEL TARM
Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) -- A reputed lieutenant of captured Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman was to be sentenced Monday for his part in a....Fullstory

2014-11-24 03:22 PM

Afghan official: suicide attack toll at least 50

Associated Press

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- An Afghan official says the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a volleyball tournament has risen to at least....Fullstory

2014-11-24 02:01 PM

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Tens of thousands of demonstrators marched in Mexico City to demand that authorities find 43 missing college students. The march was held on a day....Fullstory

2014-11-24 01:22 PM

Taiwan News Morning Briefing – November 24 Taiwan News Morning Briefing – November 24

Taiwan News

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened up 52.89 points to 9144.42 on Monday, with turnover reaching NT$1.83 billion. (Taiwan News) ■ U.S. stocks closed....Fullstory

2014-11-24 09:35 AM

Joey Chestnut devours turkey to win eating contest

Associated Press

MASHANTUCKET, Connecticut (AP) -- Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an entire bird. Ten contestants vied....Fullstory

2014-11-24 06:01 AM

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