Cadbury owner Mondelez stockpiling chocolate ahead of Brexit

LONDON (AP) — A major confectionery maker says Brexit could come between Britons and their beloved chocolate. Hubert Weber, European chief of Mondelez International, says the company...

Times of London calls for solidarity with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The West needs to stand together in order to defend Taiwan against bullying by China, a leading article in the Times of London said Friday. The opinion piece comes as t...

Goodman guessing he's 'mopey' widower in 'Roseanne' spinoff

LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Goodman is speculating that this fall's "Roseanne" spinoff will mean curtains for the matriarch played by Roseanne Barr. In an interview with the Sunday Times...

The Latest: EU, Britain agree to fast-track Brexit talks

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Britain's exit from the European Union (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The European Union and Britain say they will accelerate Brexit negot...

UK group warns hospitals could run out of drugs post Brexit

LONDON (AP) — A group that represents U.K. hospitals has warned that its members may run out of drugs if Britain leaves the European Union without an agreement on future relations. N...

Ellie Goulding announces engagement to Caspar Jopling

LONDON (AP) — Singer Ellie Goulding and art dealer Caspar Jopling have announced their engagement. A notice in Tuesday's Times of London newspaper announces the engagement of "Caspar...

BA chief calls border control delays at Heathrow a "farce"

LONDON (AP) — The head of British Airways has urged the British government to move immediately to shorten the long lines regularly faced by passengers arriving at Europe's largest airport, London's He...

Without US, Taiwan is vulnerable to Chinese invasion: foreign minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) said that without continued U.S. military support, Taiwan would be vulnerable to military occupation by China, du...

Democracies cannot stand by and watch China bully Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Times of London diplomatic editor, Roger Boyes says that it is in the interest of all democratic nations to counter bullying of a small democratic state by a larger po...

Academic fired from Chinese university post for critiquing China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former Associate Provost Stephen Morgan was removed from his administrative role at the University of Nottingham Ningbo in China by communist party officials for...

'Game of Thrones' co-stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie to wed

LONDON (AP) — Former "Game of Thrones" co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are set to marry at the bride's family castle in Scotland. Fans of the show gathered outside 900-year-ol...

Taiwan EPA denies tenfold increase in plastic waste imports from U.K.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) said Saturday that imports of plastic waste from Great Britain recently rose by less than 2.5 times instead of the tenfol...

Refuse to board airlines which disrespect Taiwan

Even though a call by the government on citizens to refuse to board flights by airlines which belittle Taiwan might have limited effect, it does reflect a tough attitude and tells each country in the ...

'Ghosts of the Tsunami' wins Rathbones Folio literary prize

LONDON (AP) — A reporter's powerful account of communities devastated by Japan's 2011 earthquake and tsunami has won the Rathbones Folio Prize for literature. Richard Lloyd Parry's "...

Egypt says expelled British reporter had expired credentials

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities say a British journalist expelled from the country last month did not have valid accreditation and was filming without a permit. The State Informati...