TV analyst? Spokesman? Freed ex-governor goes job hunting

CHICAGO (AP) — Job wanted: Ex-governor and ex-con with strong speaking skills and good hair seeking employment. Fresh out of prison thanks to a commutation this week from President...

Beal has 34, Irving injures knee as Wizards top Nets 113-107

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal scored 34 points, Thomas Bryant added 17 points and 10 rebounds and the Washington Wizards beat the Brooklyn Nets 113-107 on Saturday night. The Nets l...

Tom Brady headliner even in the Super Bowl he's sitting out

Tom Brady is sitting out the Super Bowl for the first time since the Denver Broncos walloped him 23 times in the AFC championship four years ago, sending a hobbled Peyton Manning to the big game for ...

Simon Chang could prove a bigger threat to Tsai than Han Kuo-yu

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s presidential election continues to heat up, with the big news this week being the announcement of the running mate for KMT candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜). ...

Taiwan's 'Crane King' gives tips on keeping 4 'wives' happy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese tycoon raised eyebrows this week for showing off his palatial estate and bragging about his four "wives." Hu Han-feng (胡漢龑), the chairman of Chide...

Stocks extend slide on increasing economic growth concerns

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks extended their losses into morning trading on Wednesday as investors headed for safer holdings amid worrying economic data and lingering trade disputes. I...

The divide and rule strategy that will define Taiwan’s presidential election

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Divide and rule is a political strategy that can be traced all the way back to Niccolò Machiavelli and Renaissance Italy, but it is ass relevant and effective today a...

McConnell equates his ancestors' slave ownership to Obama's

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says his family's history of slave ownership doesn't change his opposition to reparations. The Kentucky Republican said Tuesd...

Markets plunge after Trump threatens new China tariff hike

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares and oil prices have tumbled after President Donald Trump jolted markets with a threat to raise more tariffs on imports from China, spooking investors who had been expecting good ...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - May 3

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Taiwan and Philippine navies have unexpected encounter at sea; Taiwanese fed up with Chinese flags in Taipei blame Mayor Ko; Taiwan's HTC to...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - April 26

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes New Huawei P30 Pro found to be querying servers in China; Video shows biggest-ever movement of Taipei 101 damper due to earthquake; Chinese tank...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - April 19

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes eastern Taiwan; Foxconn tycoon Terry Gou announces bid for Taiwan presidency; Unruly American passenger who tra...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - April 12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Couple robbed at knifepoint on Taipei's Elephant Mountain trail; North Korea pitched submarine system to Taiwan military: report; Taiwan ram...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - March 29

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Nauru parliament rejects 'one China' principle; China admits Taiwan F-16s are an effective deterrent for PLAAF H-6K bombers; Triathlete ...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - March 22

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Customer bleeds after biting 'needle' buried in McDonald's burger; Taiwan's EVA Air recognized as world's 2nd cleanest airli...