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Robert Hinton becomes 1st Taiwanese nominated for McDonald's All-American Game

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese-American basketball talent Robert Hinton has been nominated for the 2024 McDonald’s All-American Game, making him the first athlete of Taiwanese descent to...

Watch fight between locals and Taiwanese Americans at Taipei restaurant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A drunken brawl broke out between two tables at a late-night rice congee restaurant in Taipei City’s Daan Distrct at 3 a.m. on Tuesday (Dec. 27). The altercation ...

Taiwanese American model says face modified with AI to look white

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese American model is accusing a fashion designer of uploading a runway photo altered with AI to whitewash her appearance. Shereen Wu, a 21-year-old fashion mod...

New Taipei Mayor Hou Yu-ih meets New York Mayor Eric Adams

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After arriving in the U.S. on Friday (Sept. 15), New Taipei Mayor and Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hou Yu-ih (侯友宜) has made several public appearances, includin...

Survey shows Asian Americans have more positive view of Taiwan than China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new poll by Pew Research Center showed that a majority of Asian Americans have a positive view of Taiwan, while most have a negative view of China. On Thursday (July ...

Cultural Kaleidoscope: Perspectives of a Taiwanese in America

Picture this: Imagine a young Taiwanese individual bidding farewell to their loved ones and embarking on an exciting adventure to the land of dreams and opportunities. This journey represents a kaleid...

3 Taiwanese Americans killed in Monterey Park shooting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three of the 11 victims killed in the Monterey Park shooting have been identified as Taiwanese Americans, according to Taiwan's representative office in Los Angeles. ...

Veteran Taiwan Independence activist Wu Li-pei publishes English-language memoirs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Presidential Adviser Wu Li-pei (吳澧培) published his English-language memoirs in the United States recently to explain his vision on the country’s future as an ...

Taiwanese-Americans 3rd wealthiest ethnic group in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A chart that went viral on social media this week shows that Taiwanese-Americans have the third-highest median household income of any ethnic group in the U.S. On Wedne...

Alleged gunman sent diary to newspaper before church attack

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The man accused of opening fire on a Southern California church congregation because of his political hatred for Taiwan dubbed himself a “destroying angel" in a seven-volume d...

Gunman targets Taiwanese faith with long pro-democracy link

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The recent deadly shooting at Irvine Taiwanese Presbyterian Church in California didn’t just violate a sacred space. Taiwanese Americans across the country say it ripped through the...

Taiwanese councilwoman lauds 'amazing' seniors who subdued church shooter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Elderly members of a Taiwanese church in southern California are drawing praise for their effort to subdue a gunman who fatally shot one parishioner and injured five other...

Taiwanese-American doctor hailed as hero for fighting church gunman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese-American doctor and martial artist is being hailed by police as a hero for bravely risking his own life to save others when a gunman began shooting at a Taiwan...

Taiwan VP returns home from eventful trip to Honduras, US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) met with dozens of U.S. politicians and experts during layovers in Los Angeles and San Francisco during his trip to attend Honduran Presi...

Taiwan VP stays night in US, meets with officials

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) was received by the top Taiwanese envoy to the U.S. and American Institute Taiwan Chair James Moriaty during a stopover in Los Angeles Tu...