Tragic car accident in N. Taiwan reunites son and parents

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A tragic car accident in Taoyuan has reunited a missing son with the parents who lost contact with him for 10 years, China Times reported. The man was involved in a se...

Kuwait road accident kills 8 in area near country's capital

KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Officials in Kuwait say eight people were killed and one person was in critical condition after a car accident in an area just outside the country's capital. The s...

Frenchman in vegetative state kept alive after appeal to UN

PARIS (AP) — A last-ditch appeal to the United Nations has forced French doctors to resume life support for a man who has been in a vegetative state for years and whose case has drawn attention across...

Taiwanese BMW driver crashes into Lamborghini and Ferrari

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese driver caused damage estimated at NT$4 million (US$127,000), or twice the price tag of his BMW, when he crashed into a Lamborghini and a Ferrari on Friday nigh...

SUV sends boy flying 100 meters to his death in E. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A 12-year-old boy was hit with such force by an SUV trying to beat a red light in eastern Taiwan that he was sent flying 100 meters, taking the young student's life. At ...

Review: Tense 'If She Wakes' moves to a surprising finale

"If She Wakes" (Little, Brown), by Michael Koryta Multi-award winning author Michael Koryta again shows his affinity for smoothly melding sophisticated action with solid character de...

Humble home becomes museum and shrine to Argentina's Evita

LOS TOLDOS, Argentina (AP) — How did an Argentine child who was raised poor, barely educated and scorned as illegitimate become one of the most famous women in modern history? Some o...

French court Oks ending treatment of man in vegetative state

PARIS (AP) — France's highest administrative court has ruled that doctors can stop feeding and hydrating a man who is hospitalized in a vegetative state despite his parents' objections. ...

Car careens into hotpot shop in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In what appears to be a crazy day for car wrecks in Taichung, a man lost control of his vehicle while turning left and sailed into a hotpot restaurant. Early this morning, w...

Bus driver narrowly escapes death after trailer flies through windshield in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A bus driver appears to have narrowly escaped death after a trailer flew through his windshield during a three-vehicle pileup in Western Taiwan this morning. At 9:28 a.m. th...

Deadly accident on Taiwan highway leaves driver dismembered

TAIPE (Taiwan News) – Early Sunday morning, a horrific accident occurred on a national highway near Taichung’s Nantun District, involving a single car resulting in the driver’s death...

Video shows Volvo SUV flying into building on Taipei street, killing driver

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A motorist died after his Volvo SUV went flying two stories into the air on a Taipei street on Monday morning (April 15). When coming off an exit ramp in Taipei on Monday mo...

Dominican say New York couple died in apparent car accident

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Police in the Dominican Republic say they believe a New York couple reported missing last month died as the result of an apparent auto accident. ...

Two killed in tragic car accident, in western Taiwan’s Miaoli County

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two people have died in a car accident on Taiwan National Highway No. 3. The accident was caused when a car suddenly veered in front of a truck near the highway’s...

1 migrant killed, 6 injured in North Macedonia car accident

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — Police say one migrant from Bangladesh has been killed and six Pakistani migrants seriously injured when their driver told them to jump from the speeding vehicle, appare...