Annong River Bikeway provides an idyllic option for recreation in Taiwan’s Yilan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – “Sansing” (三星鄉) -- the mentioning of the name immediately evokes the images of green scallion and fried pork (卜肉), a delicious local delicacy, with which the n...

Defense criticizes years-long monitoring of terror defendant

NEW YORK (AP) — Defense lawyers for a man charged with killing eight people in a New York City terrorist attack say the U.S. surveilled their client surreptitiously and perhaps illegally for years. ...

Tourism film portraying Taiwan’s Shen’ao Rail Bike wins Director’s Award at JWTFF

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A tourism film portraying the Shen’ao Rail Bike along Taiwan’s northern coast won the Director’s Award at the Japan World's Tourism Film Festival (JW...

Irving, Celtics survive late charge by Hawks in 129-120 win

BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving just missed his second straight triple-double with 30 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists, Jaylen Brown scored 23 points with a key 3-pointer and the Boston Celtics held of...

Taiwan exports electric off-road motorbike to Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - In addition to prominent brands Gogoro and Kymco, Taiwanese company Otto Bike Co., Ltd. exports electric off-road motorbikes to Europe. The company, based in Taipei City&rsqu...

China's MoBike shutting some international operations

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese bike-sharing startup Mobike is shutting down operations in Australia and South and Southeast Asia, months after rival Ofo began winding down its international division. ...

Motorcyclist killed after hitting dead pig in roadway

LITTLEROCK, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a motorcycle rider has died after he hit a dead pig on a Southern California road and was thrown from his bike. KABC-TV says 57-year-old Bra...

Amid Mardi Gras joy, tears for bicyclists killed in traffic

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Mourners placed bouquets, balloons, and Mardi Gras beads near the bike lane among the oaks on Monday along New Orleans' Esplanade Avenue as plans for a parade were altered to includ...

New Orleans police: 2 killed, 6 injured after car hits crowd

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two people have been killed and six injured after being struck by a vehicle on a busy New Orleans thoroughfare Saturday evening, authorities said. Police Superinte...

Hou-Feng Bikeway in Taichung, Taiwan offers nostalgic vistas and unique riding experience

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hou-Feng Bikeway (后豐鐵馬道) is listed by Taichung’s Tourism and Travel Bureau as one of the top three most widely favored bikeways in Taichung City, and it is easy to s...

Arizona marshal faces backlash over dustup with kid reporter

PHOENIX (AP) — A confrontation between an intrepid 12-year-old reporter and an Arizona marshal has ignited a debate about press freedom, with social media mostly branding one brave and the other a bul...

Battle of the bands: Venezuela power struggle turns to music

CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — Venezuela's power struggle is set to become a battle of the bands Friday when musicians demanding President Nicolas Maduro allow in humanitarian aid and those supporting his re...

Chinese cyclist riding on Taiwan’s motorway driven to safety by police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese cyclist who found himself in a tight spot on Sunday (Feb. 10) after starting his round-the-island cycling trip the wrong way by getting on a motorway was driven ...

Former cyclist Floyd Landis to open cafe and hemp store

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Former professional cyclist Floyd Landis has announced plans to open a bicycle showroom and coffee shop that will sell hemp products in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. ...

Scotland to host first multi-discipline cycling worlds

AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Cycling Union says it picked Scotland to host the first combined world championships in 13 disciplines in 2023. Glasgow will host most eve...