A year after Taiwan water park explosion, recovery continues

MONT VERNON, N.H. (AP) -- A year ago and far away from his hometown in New Hampshire, Alex Haas was fighting for his life after suffering burns to over 90 percent of his body at a water park party in ...

Beheading suspect says he doesn’t know victim

The suspect who decapitated a four-year-old girl on Monday morning said during initial questioning that he doesn’t know the victim and her family members. The suspect, who is 33 and surnamed Wang...

A four-year-old girl beheaded by a man in Taipei

On Monday morning a four-year-old girl was attacked randomly and beheaded by a man surnamed Wang, who was arrested by the police at the crime scene and was said to have medical records at a public psy...

Taipei sees record number of people seeking flu treatment

The number of people who sought treatment for the flu at Taipei City Hospital peaked at 400 over the three-day holiday that ended on Monday, the highest weekly total in five years, said the hospital. ...

Taipei to provide free tests amid lead pipe scare

Taipei, Oct. 28 (CNA) The Taipei City government will provide free blood tests for people who may have been exposed to lead from water pipes that were installed decades ago outside their residential...

ECCT holds first meeting with Taipei mayor Ko

Taipei, Aug. 25 (CNA) The European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT, ????) hosted its annual roundtable lunch with the Taipei municipal government on Monday, marking its first meeting with Taipei M...

Burn center for water park victims opens

Taipei, July 14 (CNA) A dedicated burn center for the treatment of patients injured in a flash fire at Formosa Fun Coast water park last month opened at the Banciao Branch of New Taipei City Ho...