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Video shows Tesla on autopilot slam into truck on Taiwan highway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Tesla driving on autopilot on National Highway 1 barely missed a pedestrian and collided into an overturned truck on Monday (June 1). At 6:35 a.m. on Monday (June 1),...

Abandoned military barracks in S. Taiwan reopens to public after 20 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An army barracks in the southwestern city of Tainan reopened to the public on Sunday (March 8) after the completion of a project to rezone and redevelop it following years...

Semi-truck causes major pile-up on highway in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A major pile-up occurred on National Highway No. 1 on Monday morning (Sept. 16) 40 kilometers north of the Guishan Linkou exit in Northern Taiwan. The accident involved...

2 Taiwan bus crashes in one day leave 4 dead, 21 injured

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Four people have died and 21 have suffered injuries after two separate bus accidents took place in Taiwan on Monday (June 10). The first accident took place at 2:53 p.m. at ...

Chinese cyclist riding on Taiwan’s motorway driven to safety by police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese cyclist who found himself in a tight spot on Sunday (Feb. 10) after starting his round-the-island cycling trip the wrong way by getting on a motorway was driven ...

Nurse praised for rushing to attend injured person again

A nurse who bravely rescued an injured driver on a national highway in March was seen again rushing to an accident scene near the hospital she works to administer first aid to an injured woman in a tr...

NT$6.64 million in compensation for each tour bus victim

Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau said Monday an initial settlement offer will give a compensation of NT$6.64 million (about US$207,500) to the family of each victim who died in the tour bus blaze accident on N...