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Taiwan News Morning Briefing – October 1
Taiwan News Morning Briefing – October 1


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Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 8.05 points, or 0.09 percent lower to 8958.87 on Wednesday, with turnover reaching NT$1.46 billion. (Taiwan News) ■...full story
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Taiwan News

Market & Commodity ■ Taiwan stock market (TWSE) opened 8.05 points, or 0.09 percent lower to 8958.87 on Wednesday, with turnover reaching NT$1.46 billion. (Taiwan News) ■....Fullstory

2014-10-01 09:19 AM

Scientists see bleached coral in northwest Hawaii
By AUDREY McAVOY
Associated Press

HONOLULU (AP) -- Scientists say warm ocean temperatures are causing large expanses of coral to bleach in the pristine reefs northwest of Hawaii's main islands. Courtney....Fullstory

2014-10-01 09:01 AM

35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska
By DAN JOLING
Associated Press

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- Pacific walrus that can't find sea ice for resting in Arctic waters are coming ashore in record numbers on a beach....Fullstory

2014-10-01 09:01 AM



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2014-10-01 09:01 AM

Refugee plan aimed at Central American minors

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration is initiating a program to give refugee status to some young people from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador in....Fullstory

2014-10-01 06:01 AM

No images of Hong Kong protests in China's media
By DIDI TANG
Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- China's government has cut off news about Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests to the rest of the country, a clampdown so thorough that....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

Prosecutor: No need for new trial in Simpson case
By KEN RITTER
Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Prosecutors in Las Vegas say O.J. Simpson got a fair trial and evidence supporting his 2008 conviction and imprisonment on kidnapping....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

Guard seizes cocaine haul in Dominican waters

Associated Press

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- The U.S. Coast Guard says it has seized a haul of cocaine and captured two smugglers in waters south....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

Imprisoned Dutch killer Van der Sloot now a father

Associated Press

LIMA, Peru (AP) -- Imprisoned Dutch killer Joran van der Sloot is now a father. Van der Sloot attorney Maximo Altez says the girl was born....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

Myanmar says sectarian violence challenges reforms

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Myanmar's foreign minister says sectarian violence between Buddhists and minority Muslims has thrown up an "unfortunate and unexpected challenge" in the....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

World's oldest clown dies at 98 in Montana

Associated Press

BILLINGS, Montana (AP) -- Floyd "Creeky" Creekmore, a former Montana rancher who held the record as the world's oldest performing clown, has died at age....Fullstory

2014-10-01 09:01 AM

WORLD SPORTS at 0000 GMT

Associated Press

TOP STORY: CHAMPIONS LEAGUE ROUNDUP LONDON -- Paris Saint-Germain overcame goals from Lionel Messi and Neymar to inflict Barcelona's first loss of the season on Tuesday. PSG, which....Fullstory

2014-10-01 09:01 AM

Oklahoma unveils new execution protocols
By SEAN MURPHY
Associated Press

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Oklahoma prison officials are unveiling new execution protocols to replace those used when an inmate took 43 minutes to die last....Fullstory

2014-10-01 09:01 AM

Spanish rescued after 12 days trapped in Peru cave
By MAURICIO MUNOZ
Associated Press

LEIMEBAMBA, Peru (AP) -- A Spanish speleologist has been rescued in Peru after spending 12 days trapped about 400 meters (1,300 feet) underground in a....Fullstory

2014-10-01 06:01 AM

Somali American to be sentenced in US terror case
By STEVEN DUBOIS
Associated Press

PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- A Somali American is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday for attempting to detonate a weapon of mass destruction four years ago....Fullstory

2014-10-01 06:01 AM

Algeria identifies some kidnappers of French hiker

Associated Press

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) -- Algeria's justice minister has told state television that some of the members of the group that kidnapped and beheaded a French....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

2015 Westminster pack to include 2 new breeds

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- A Hungarian hunting dog and a cheerful breed known as the "royal dog of Madagascar" will join the pack at the....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

Emirates inks deal to manage Angola's airline

Associated Press

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Emirates airline -- the Middle East's largest carrier -- has signed a 10-year management deal with Angola's national airline....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

US to unveil cleanup plan for nuke waste dump
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN
Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) -- After nearly eight months, the U.S. Department of Energy has formalized a plan for cleaning up the federal government's troubled....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

US man charged with murder in beheading

Associated Press

NORMAN, Oklahoma (AP) -- A man was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder in the gruesome beheading of a Vaughan Foods worker, authorities said. Prosecutors said 30-year-old....Fullstory

2014-10-01 03:01 AM

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