Taiwan's top 10 Halloween events

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With Halloween just around the corner, Taiwan News has selected 10 exciting events to help you party through the spooky weekend: Masquerade of Evil 面懼 (Facebook, W...

Taipei Costco customers mock 'Xi JinPooh' Halloween 'effigy'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese netizens on Tuesday (Oct. 13) got a good belly laugh from a photo of a Winnie the Pooh Halloween costume for toddlers spotted at a Costco in Taipei. On Tuesda...

Top 10 Halloween parties in Taiwan for 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As All Hallows' Eve creeps up, Taiwan News has created a list of the top 10 Halloween parties at restaurants, bars, and amusement parks across Taiwan for goblins and g...

People of color angry, not surprised, by blackface scandal

DETROIT (AP) — In the brightly lit Vintage Barbershop in northwest Detroit, Thomas Carter carefully trimmed the graying hair of a customer as he was asked about photos that depict whites wearing black...

Doo doo doo doo doo doo: 'Baby Shark' bites into the culture

NEW YORK (AP) — In the wise words of James Corden, there comes along a song every so often that defines a generation. Doo doo doo doo doo doo. The late-night TV hos...

Boy's Nacho Libre costume wins Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A photo of an American-Taiwanese boy's Nacho Libre homemade costume has won first place in the Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest. A photo taken by American ...

Vote on winner of Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The time has come to pick the winner of the Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest, in which the first place winner will have their image featured as the Photo of the D...

Teacher says she didn't know wearing blackface was offensive

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A teacher in an Iowa district that has been criticized for discriminating against minorities says she regrets wearing blackface for a Halloween costume and that she didn't know ...

Photo of the Day: Small fries spotted in Taipei during Halloween

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Four Taiwanese mothers created ingenious McDonald's French fry costumes by hand to dress up seven kids for this year's annual 2018 Tianmu Halloween Party in Taipei. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Oct. 31, the 304th day of 2018. There are 61 days left in the year. This is Halloween. Today's Highlight in History: ...

Enter Taiwan News Halloween Photo of the Day Contest Today!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the spirit of Halloween, and given there were so were many opportunities to get your ghoul on over the past weekend, Taiwan News is holding a fun photo contest in which the ...

Photo of the Day: Starbucks siren spotted during Halloween in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As Taiwanese post photos of cute kids decked out in creative Halloween costumes seen over this past weekend, an image of a little girl's creative Starbucks siren costume ha...

Top Halloween parties in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Halloween, a popular festival from American culture, is becoming more widespread in Taiwan as many young people are celebrating this chilling and spooky night. As Hallo...

Megyn Kelly apologizes for suggesting blackface OK

NEW YORK (AP) — Megyn Kelly is apologizing to her NBC News colleagues for questioning why dressing up in blackface for a Halloween costume is wrong. She faced a swift backlash for he...

Taiwanese student arrested for threatening school shooting in Philadelphia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese exchange student has been arrested on Tuesday (March 27) for allegedly threatening to "shoot up" a high school in a township near Philadelphia, Pennsylvan...