Chinese Shaanxi Y-8 aircraft traces center of the Taiwan Strait, M503 flight path

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese military aircraft continue their drills around the Taiwan Strait, with a Shaanxi Y-8 military transport plane spotted on the morning of Monday, May 14 traveling ve...

Taiwan military to expedite production of new navy corvettes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday, May 14, the Minister of National Defense Yen Teh-fa (嚴德發) announced that the country would be expediting the construction of new navy corvettes, which the Minis...

Taiwan Military says no Chinese phones allowed, as Taipei green-lights Mediatek deal with ZTE Corp.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the decision last week of the U.S. Military to ban the sale of Huawei and ZTE communications products, Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense (MOND) made it...

Taiwan marines trained with US forces in 2017, will do so again in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a legislative hearing the morning of April 12, a representative of the Ministry of National Defense’s (MOND) Navy Command confirmed that Taiwan sent a small force...

Taiwan President inspects military facilities after Chinese military flight drills raise alarm

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) inspected three military facilities in Hsinchu, Taiwan Monday after China had once again sent military aircraft for flight drills in the regio...

Chinese military jets once again enter Taiwanese airspace: MOND

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of National Defense (MOND) confirmed on March 26, that Chinese military aircraft conducted flight drills into Taiwanese airspace crossing through the Bashi Ch...

US opposes Chinese attempts to challenge status quo across Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.S. State Department issued a statement in response to remarks from Chinese leader Xi Jinping made on March 20, and China’s deployment of the Liaoning aircraft ...

Taiwan to propose new round of arms purchases from US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense (MOND) confirmed Thursday, March 15 that a new round of arms purchases from the U.S. was underway and could include items such ...

Twelve Chinese PLA aircraft passed near Taiwanese airspace on Feb. 21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Incursions of the Chinese PLA Air Force into Taiwanese airspace continue to increase, according to a spokesman from the Ministry of National Defense. On the afternoon o...

Kempt leads Iowa's shock win over Oklahoma

NORMAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Kyle Kempt passed for 343 yards and three touchdowns, including a 25-yarder to Allen Lazard that put Iowa State ahead with 2:19 left and Joel Lanning made plays on offense and ...

Harris helps No. 1 Alabama outlast Texas A&M 27-19

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Nick Saban thinks his players have gotten too wrapped up in the constant talk in the media about how good they are. And he shared just what he thinks ab...

Computer glitch sends sewage spill into Massachusetts lake

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A computer glitch led to the spill of hundreds of thousands of gallons of raw sewage into a Massachusetts lake. The Telegram & Gazette reports (http://bit...

Green shows range, leads Warriors past Jazz for 2-0 lead

OAKLAND, California (AP) — Draymond Green showed Quin Snyder his hot hand and range up close, knocking down five 3-pointers and scoring 21 points before a brief knee scare late in the Golden State War...

SEC Signing Day Capsules

ALABAMA Top 25 Class: Yes. Best in class: Najee Harris, RB, Antioch, California is the No. 3 overall prospect nationally according to the composite rankings. Coach ...

Warriors remain confident of winning second straight title

OAKLAND, California (AP) -- Stephen Curry sat on the bench and buried his head in his hand. Fellow Splash Brother Klay Thompson wrapped a towel around his face.This was misery for the Warriors and the...