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Juan Romero, who aided wounded Robert Kennedy, dies at 68

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The hotel busboy who came to Robert F. Kennedy's aid when the New York senator was shot in Los Angeles has died. The Los Angeles Times reported Thursday that Juan ...

Game on! 5-star hotels to watch 2018 FIFA World Cup

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off, some luxurious hotels and popular sports bars are promoting special cuisines and holding exciting events to get soccer fans' atte...

RFK's birthplace marking 50 years since his assassination

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — Robert F. Kennedy's birthplace is opening its doors in somber remembrance of his assassination 50 years ago. The John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Sit...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, June 5, the 156th day of 2018. There are 209 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 5, 19...

Wounded RFK aide from shooting still pushing RFK legacy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Robert F. Kennedy aide Paul Schrade suffered years of depression following the assassination of the New York senator but now is staunchly committed to preserving RFK's legacy...

Busboy who held dying RFK speaks of lingering pain

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For almost a half a century, the Mexican immigrant busboy who held a dying Robert Kennedy blamed himself and wondered if he could have done more. Juan Romero, now ...

Taiwan High Speed Rail announces 9 specially priced packages that include a round-trip ticket + one night hotel stay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation (THSRC) on Monday announced nine specially priced packages that include a round-trip bullet train ticket plus one night stay at a designat...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Jan. 11, the 11th day of 2018. There are 354 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 11, ...

Taiwan’s FDA to lift ban on beef imports from three countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Monday Taiwan will lift the ban on beef import from three countries including Japan as soon as September this yea...

Long history of security incidents, violence at Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man with a rifle opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday near Washington, wounding House GOP Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and several ...

Long history of security incidents, violence at Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — A man with a rifle opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday near Washington, wounding House GOP Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and several ...

Hsinchu City in northern Taiwan adds four YouBike stations on Thursday

TAIPEI (Taiwan)—Four new stations joined the service of the YouBike system in the northern Taiwanese city of Hsinchu, the city government announced on Thursday. The new four additions a...

McDonald’s Taiwan changes hands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – McDonald’s Taiwan announced Thursday that the management of its nearly 400 restaurants on the island had been taken over by a company controlled by Ambassador Hotel ...

Ambassador Hotel president to buy McDonald’s Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The president of the Ambassador Hotel received a green light from the government Tuesday to buy McDonald’s Taiwan for an estimated NT$5.09 billion (US$168 million). ...