DPP presidential ticket reaches 50% in new Taiwan poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – For the first time in the election campaign, the combination of President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and former Premier William Lai (賴清德) reached a support level of 50 percent in ...

NAACP Image Awards to be televised on BET for first time

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NAACP Image Awards will be televised for the first time on BET. NAACP and the cable network announced Monday that the 51th awards ceremony will be held in Pasa...

Harris to propose doubling mental health treatment beds

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris wants to double the number of mental health treatment beds available across the country and increase access to virtual mental ...

National Democrats approve early caucus voting for Nevada

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Democratic National Committee has approved a plan by Nevada Democrats to offer the first-ever early voting option for presidential caucuses, a change stemming from a push to make ...

2020 Watch: Can anyone break through the turkey coma?

NEW YORK (AP) — Presidential politics move fast. What we're watching heading into a new week on the 2020 campaign: Days to Iowa caucuses: 70 Days to general electio...

Latest poll shows DPP ahead of KMT by 10%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the most recent poll results revealed by the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation (TPOF) on Monday (Nov. 25), Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) leads the Kuomintang...

Taiwan 2020 presidential campaign video hacked to support China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) campaign video for the 2020 presidential election has been modified by China's cyber army to support a unification view, l...

Chinese spy confirms China's involvement in Taiwan 2020 election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese secret agent who defected to Australia has revealed the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) attempts to manipulate Taiwan’s political system. According ...

Quid pro quo, domestic errands: Takeaways from impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump asked a foreign country to investigate a political rival as he enters his re-election campaign. That has been established almost beyond doubt. But Republicans ...

Impeachment hearing takeaways: A ‘fictional narrative’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The final testimony of an extraordinary week of impeachment hearings came from a former White House national security adviser who wrote the book on Vladimir Putin — literally — and a...

The Latest: Buttigieg’s rise makes him a target in debate

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic presidential debate (all times local): 9 p.m. Pete Buttigieg’s dramatic rise in the Democratic race for president makes ...

Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power in Atlanta debate

ATLANTA (AP) — Four Democrats jumbled at the top of the party’s presidential primary are looking to begin separating themselves in Wednesday’s final debate before Thanksgiving begins sapping voters’ a...

Impeachment hearings takeaways: `Everyone was in the loop’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gordon Sondland, President Donald Trump’s ambassador to the European Union, was the most anticipated witness in the House impeachment inquiry and his testimony Wednesday showed why....

Google allows Taiwan 2020 election candidates on YouTube

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While Google is refusing to accept advertising from candidates in the January 11, 2020 elections, videos featuring the politicians on its YouTube site are still allowed, r...

KMT candidate to rally supporters on same day of march calling for his removal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As organizers get ready for the "1221 Wecare Taiwan Parade" in December, Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) and his team are planning to ho...