Cross-strait standoff unlikely to end in Tsai's 2nd term: U.S. scholar

China is unlikely to back down from its hardline stance against Taiwan in the wake of the Jan. 11 general elections that resoundingly gave Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) a second term, acco...

Cross-strait standoff unlikely to end in Tsai's 2nd term: U.S. scholar

China is unlikely to back down from its hardline stance against Taiwan in the wake of the Jan. 11 general elections that resoundingly gave Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) a second term, acco...

China likely to increase pressure against Taiwan: analysts

China is likely to increase its pressure on Taiwan on many fronts as a result of Saturday's presidential and legislative elections, foreign and local analysts who observed the polls said at a work...

3 avenues available to China if Taiwan reelects Pres. Tsai: IR expert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An international relations expert has predicted three possible reactions Beijing could have if Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) is re-elected this Saturday, Storm Me...

Stanford University unveils late Taiwan President Chiang Ching-kuo’s diaries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Stanford University’s Hoover Institution presented the private diaries of late President Chiang Ching-kuo (蔣經國), the son of Taiwan's postwar strongman ruler Chia...

Dear Washington, do not seek to appease the Chinese Communist Party

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On July 3, the Washington Post published an op-ed entitled “China is not an enemy” addressed to the White House and Congress, which was endorsed by 100 signato...

Mattis returning to research role at Stanford think tank

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Hoover Institution at Stanford University is announcing that former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will join the public policy think tank to research and write about domestic and i...

Disillusioned US academics call for government action to counteract China’s infiltration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As global attention is drawn to the talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping at the G20 meeting in Argentina, a media report reveal...

The Latest: Pompeo: Look forward to testifying about Russia

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a meeting in the San Francisco Bay Area between U.S. and Australian officials (all times local): 11:30 a.m. U.S. Secretary of...

Top US, Australian officials meet in San Francisco Bay Area

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — U.S. talks with North Korea and trade tensions with China are among the topics U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis are expected to d...

Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster, US Army (Ret.) Named the Fouad and Michelle Ajami Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University

STANFORD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 2, 2018--The Hoover Institution at Stanford University is pleased to announce the appointment of Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster, US Army (Ret.) as the Fouad an...

Former Taiwan president Ma flying to U.S. on Monday for five-day trip

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Former President Ma Ying-jeou is scheduled to fly from Taiwan to San Francisco on Monday for a five-day trip to the United States where he will address a panel discussion at Stanford U...

Higher budget deficits a likely factor in stock market rout

WASHINGTON (AP) — The stock market may just have fired off a warning shot to the Trump administration and Congress about their plans to blow up the size of the federal deficit. The a...

Poverty, segregation persist in US schools, report says

WASHINGTON (AP) — Too often, low-income, black and Latino students end up in schools with crumbling walls, old textbooks and unqualified teachers, according to a report released Thursday by the U.S. C...

Amid NKorea crisis, Mattis focuses on US doomsday arsenal

WASHINGTON (AP) — As North Korea flaunts its new nuclear muscle, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is spotlighting the overwhelming numerical superiority of America's doomsday arsenal. On...