Tropical Storm Rumbia rumbas north of Taiwan, 2 tropical systems forming

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Northern, northeastern, central and southern Taiwan will see scattered showers and thunderstorms today (Aug. 16) due to the effects of the periphery of Tropical Storm Rumb...

Four Taiwanese women arrested for working as hostesses in Guam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Four Taiwanese women who came to Guam on tourist visas have been arrested for working illegally in a bar as hostesses, reported the Pacific Daily News.  The four Taiwan...

Braves' Acuna leads off each half of doubleheader with homer

ATLANTA (AP) — Ronald Acuna Jr. pulled off one of the rarest feats in baseball history, hitting leadoff homers in both games of a doubleheader to send the first-place Atlanta Braves to a sweep of the ...

Royals spoil Reid-Foley's debut, beat Blue Jays 3-1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ryan O'Hearn homered and drove in a career-high three runs, Brad Keller threw seven strong innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 on Monday night to ...

Tropical Storm Yagi swings north of Taiwan, Leepi forms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Just as Tropical Storm Yagi swings north of Taiwan, Tropical Storm Leepi forms in the western Pacific, bringing rain while the heat index climbs to 41 degrees, reports the Cent...

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Today in History Today is Thursday, Aug. 9, the 221st day of 2018. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 9,...

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Today in History Today is Monday, Aug. 6, the 218th day of 2018. There are 147 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 6, 1...

Tropical storm Shanshan forms, Japan likely target

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A tropical depression located 820 kilometers northeast of Guam at 8 a.m. this morning (Aug. 3) was upgraded to the 13th tropical storm of the season and is predicted ...

This School Year Is Time To Shine With A+ Style From Macy’s

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018--This fall, Macy’s (NYSE:M) is helping kids kick off the school year in high style. It’s students’ time to shine while rocking the top trends in fashion and beau...

Taiwan President opens Austronesian Forum with promises to better education for indigenous people

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Wednesday the government will continue to carry out work of transitional justice for the indigenous peoples in Taiwan and support ...

Austronesian Forum 2018 to resume in Taiwan after 10-year suspension

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Delegates from a total of 13 South Pacific countries or areas will attend the Austronesian Forum 2018 kicking off at The Grand Hotel in Taipei on August 1, the largest eve...

Guam lawmakers request probe into unpaid tobacco taxes

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Guam officials have requested federal agencies to investigate allegations of tax evasion and cigarette smuggling by a tobacco distributor. The Pacific Daily News...

Taichung stripped of right to host East Asian Youth Games in Taiwan due to Chinese pressure  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 East Asian Youth Games (EAYG) will no longer be held in Taichung due to manipulations by China to revoke the decision made almost four years ago which designated ...

Man not facing more prison time for flight disturbance

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — The lawyer for a man who caused a flight disturbance says his client will likely be returning to South Korea since he is not facing additional prison time. Pacif...

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Today in History Today is Saturday, July 21, the 202nd day of 2018. There are 163 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 21,...