EU keeps LGBT-hostile Polish towns out of local fund program

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Six Polish towns that declared themselves as “LGBT Free” zones or banned campaigning for the rights of same-sex couples had their requests for European Union community funding re...

Twinning a tantalizing opportunity

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) – The dreaming spires of Oxford will be brighter in the morning sun for Taiwanese students, once university life in the U.K. returns to normal following the Wuhan coronav...

Polish mayor tries to make amends for other town's misstep

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish mayor is trying to make amends with a French community that broke formal ties with another Polish town because the latter adopted a declaration against “LGBT ideology.” ...

US city mayor pledges to strengthen ties with township in Taiwan's Pingtung

TAIPEI (CNA) -- The mayor of Sunny Isles Beach in Florida pledged Friday to continue to strengthen exchanges and cooperation with Pingtung County's Hengchun Township, which established sister ties...

Chinese visit to Italy seeks closer ties, stirs suspicions

MILAN (AP) — At the heart of Chinese Premier Xi Jingping's visit to Rome beginning Thursday is a key prize: A deal to make Italy the first major democracy to join China's ambitious Belt and Road infra...

Paris okays proposed French-German parliamentary assembly

French National Assembly president Richard Ferrand (pictured above) said Monday the chamber had approved the combined Franco-German parliamentary body conceived in January in Aachen — despite ob...

Woods struggles with greens in first round since Masters

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tiger Woods' first round since the Masters left him perplexed and questioning his putting. Woods shot an opening-round even par 71 at the Wells Fargo Champions...

Twinings Tea entering Taiwan's Convenience Stores

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)- Taiwan's chain convenience store Family Mart(全家便利商店) announced today(April 9) that they are collaborating with World famous tea brand Twinings. With Twinings Classic Earl G...

Melania Trump's fashion style true to her Europe roots

PARIS (AP) — Slovenian-born Melania Trump has been unafraid to go against her husband's "America First" agenda and stay true to her roots, if there's a message to be taken from her bold, foreign-flavo...

Melania Trump's style evokes Europe roots, not America First

PARIS (AP) — Slovenian-born Melania Trump has been unafraid to go against her husband's "America First" agenda and stay true to her roots, if there's a message to be taken from her bold, foreign-flavo...

Police ambush killings in the US and its territories

A New York City police officer was killed in an ambush attack while sitting in a police RV early Wednesday. Police say Officer Miosotis Familia was killed by Alexander Bonds, an ex-convict who once ra...

HMTG: Welcome to Hanover! Partner country at CeBIT 2017 - meet Japan in Hanover

HANOVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 30, 2016--As well as being a top-performing economic hotspot in the heart of Europe and a perfectly interconnected location, Hanover also boasts a fascinating wealth of l...

A glance of police ambush killings in US and its territories

The slaying of five police officers in Dallas during a protest over the deaths of black men killed by police this week in Louisiana and Minnesota is just the latest instance of police ambush killings ...