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Taiwan News Morning Briefing - April 21


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Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 5.14 points, or 0.06 percent, lower on Monday at 8,961 on turnover of NT$ 1.53 billion. ■ U.S....full story
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Taiwan News Morning Briefing - April 21

Taiwan News

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 5.14 points, or 0.06 percent, lower on Monday at 8,961 on turnover of NT$ 1.53 billion. ■ U.S.....Fullstory

2014-04-21 09:15 AM

Mob in Dominican Republic lynches Haitian father

Associated Press

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) -- Police in the Dominican Republic say a Haitian man has died after being attacked by a mob for allegedly....Fullstory

2014-04-21 06:01 AM

Navy OKs changes for submariners' sleep schedules Navy OKs changes for submariners' sleep schedules
By MICHAEL MELIA
Associated Press

GROTON, Connecticut (AP) -- The U.S. Navy has endorsed changes to submarine sailors' schedules based on research into sleep patterns by a military laboratory in....Fullstory

2014-04-21 06:01 AM

Festive hats, pastels abound at NYC Easter parade

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Most New Yorkers showed their best colors in the annual Easter Parade on Fifth Avenue, but a few may have dusted....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:42 AM

8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident 8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident

Associated Press

HELSINKI (AP) -- Finnish officials say eight people died when a small plane carrying parachutists crashed to the ground and caught fire. Det. Supt. Petri Kangas....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:01 AM

Yemen: Airstrike targets al-Qaida training camps

Associated Press

SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- A high-level government security committee in Yemen says an airstrike against training camps operated by suspected al-Qaida militants in a rugged....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:01 AM

Large wildfire in Dutch national park

Associated Press

EDE, Netherlands (AP) -- A large wildfire has destroyed at least 350 hectares (860 acres) in the Netherlands' Hoge Veluwe National Park, in one of....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:01 AM

Miss America: Rethink suspension over prom query

Associated Press

YORK, Pennsylvania (AP) -- Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school senior who asked her to....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:01 AM

On eve of marathon, festivities and tight security On eve of marathon, festivities and tight security
By AMY CRAWFORD
Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) -- In many ways, it felt like any other pre-marathon Sunday in Boston. Families celebrated Easter, diners enjoyed the spring weather at sidewalk cafes,....Fullstory

2014-04-21 06:42 AM

Obama, family cause a small stir at Easter service Obama, family cause a small stir at Easter service
By STACY A. ANDERSON
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama may have expected a quiet Easter, but his presence rallied a congregation eager to greet him and his family....Fullstory

2014-04-21 06:01 AM

AP Photos: Christians seek hope in Easter events
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

From the splendor of the Vatican to some of the world's most troubled regions, Christians worldwide sought hope Sunday in their religion's holiest event --....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:42 AM

Malaysia Airlines jet turns back after gear fails

Associated Press

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysia Airlines says a flight heading to India made an emergency landing in Kuala Lumpur after it was forced to....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:01 AM

8 dead in northern Mexico plane crash

Associated Press

MEXICO CITY (AP) -- A private plane has crashed in a northern Mexico city, killing all eight people on board. Civil Protection official Francisco Contreras says....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:01 AM

Woman reunited with dog, TV snatched on 1st date

Associated Press

DOVER, New Jersey (AP) -- A woman has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:01 AM

In Colorado, a pot holiday goes mainstream
By NICHOLAS RICCARDI
Associated Press

DENVER (AP) -- The 4/20 stoner holiday is going mainstream in Colorado. April 20 has traditionally been a day for marijuana activists to defiantly light up....Fullstory

2014-04-21 03:01 AM

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