Taiwanese actress in China harassed for attending Shenyun performance 9 years ago

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An 18 year old Taiwanese actress and musician working in China, Ou-yang Nana (歐陽娜娜), has become a target of harassment by Chinese netizens, for her alleged support of Taiw...

Taiwan's President Tsai expresses concern over Han's visits with Chinese officials

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In recent days, Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) has met with officials in Hong Kong, Macau, and with top liaison officers of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in the regi...

In China, Apple's Cook says he's bullish on global economy

BEIJING (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's "extremely bullish" about the global economy based on the amount of innovation being carried out, and he's urging China to continue to "open up." ...

New Jersey sues California company over 'ghost guns'

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's attorney general announced a lawsuit Friday against a California company that sells mail-order firearms parts that can be turned into working weapons, the first such a...

Taiwan’s mayor of Kaohsiung lunches with Hong Kong leader

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Kaohsiung City Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) met Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor (林鄭月娥) over lunch in the territory Friday. The Kuomintang mayor, tipped by some...

Driver dies after car crushed in 5-vehicle pileup on Taiwan's Freeway 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- One driver died and another was injured after a five-vehicle collision on Taiwan's National Freeway No. 1 in Taichung City, on Thursday morning (March 21. Liberty Times ...

Business Highlights

___ Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets Boeing will make standard on its troubled new airliner a safety feature that might have helped the c...

Stocks move broadly higher, led by technology companies

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved broadly higher in early trading on Wall Street Thursday as technology stocks offset declines in the banking sector. Apple rose 2.8 percent as it con...

Markets Right Now: Stocks are off to a mixed start

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are off to a mixed start on Wall Street as gains by technology a...

Stocks edge lower ahead of Federal Reserve policy decision

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged lower in early trading on Wall Street Wednesday ahead of the latest interest rate policy decision by the Federal Reserve. Health care and technology...

DPP Chair warns against party factionalism ahead of Taiwan 2020 election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The chairman of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), Cho Jung-tai (卓榮泰), addressed media and party supporters on Wednesday following the announcement by former Premier Willi...

Visitor from Myanmar attacks pork-sniffing dog at Taiwan airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A visitor from Myanmar attacked a dog trained to sniff out banned meat products and his handler upon arriving at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, the Apple Daily reported W...

Taiwanese legislator's office director accused of attempted rape

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The district office director working for Lee Hong-cuan (李鴻鈞), a national legislator of the People First Party (親民黨), has been accused of sexual harassment and attempted rape by...

In end of 20th Century Fox, a new era dawns for Hollywood

NEW YORK (AP) — The Fox Studio backlot, first built in 1926 on a Culver City ranch in Los Angeles, was enormous. Before much of it was sold off in the 1960s, it was four times the size of its current,...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending March 17, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. ...