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'Mini-Tsai,' 'Little Chen' spotted on Halloween in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Photos of children dressed as Taiwan's president and epidemic prevention czar went viral on social media as Taiwanese celebrated Halloween over the weekend. Althoug...

Defense carries Wisconsin to 27-7 triumph over No. 9 Iowa

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin safety Collin Wilder was planning his Halloween costume this week when he bought a red and white hat for $7 at a mall and wrote a message on it with a Sharpie. ...

Police warn woman not to wear Halloween costume as protest

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — A South Florida woman says she was warned by a local police officer not to wear a Halloween costume that is designed like a condo building project that she and others oppose sin...

Top 10 Halloween events in Taiwan for 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As All Hallows' Eve creeps up, Taiwan News has created a list of the top 10 Halloween events across Taiwan for goblins and gargoyles who want to get their ghoul on. ...

Is it OK to go trick-or-treating during the pandemic?

NEW YORK (AP) — Is it OK to go trick-or-treating during the pandemic? It depends on the situation and your comfort level, but there are ways to minimize the risk of infection this Ha...

With extra-confident Cousins, Vikings prep for potent Browns

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kirk Cousins and the Minnesota Vikings have taken a while to find comfort with each other. The high expectation that comes with his huge contract, an uneven first ...

3 Alabama professors on leave over insensitive photos

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Three professors at the University of South Alabama have been placed on leave after racially insensitive Halloween photos surfaced of them, the university said. U...

Indiana official apologizes for blackface Halloween costume

MERRILLVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana City Council member and police officer has apologized after photos recently surfaced of him in blackface nearly 20 years ago at a Halloween party. ...

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: Resurrected: Full Moon Fever (Resu...

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...