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Hawaii couple charged with stealing IDs of dead Texas kids

HONOLULU (AP) — A U.S. defense contractor and his wife who lived for decades under the identities of two dead Texas children have been charged with identity theft and conspiring against the government...

Oklahoma-based tribes say followed rules on Freedmen rights

Leaders and representatives of five Oklahoma-based tribes on Wednesday told a U.S. Senate committee that they have followed treaties and court rulings regarding the citizenship of Freedmen and that th...

Death sentence upheld in death of Arizona girl locked in box

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Supreme Court has upheld the murder conviction and death sentence handed down to a woman in the 2011 suffocation of her 10-year-old cousin who was locked in a plastic storag...

Indonesian can't claim NT$2 million Taiwan lottery win due to ARC issue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Indonesian migrant worker is currently unable to claim their NT$2 million (US$66,800) receipt lottery Grand Prize because they have yet to receive their new Alien Resid...

Judge: Georgia probe prosecutor can't question state senator

ATLANTA (AP) — The prosecutor who's investigating whether former President Donald Trump and his allies illegally tried to interfere in the 2020 election in Georgia cannot question a lawmaker who signe...

Beijing court rules against woman who wanted to freeze eggs

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A Chinese court has overruled a rare legal challenge brought by an unmarried Beijing woman seeking the right to freeze her eggs. The Chaoyang Intermediate Peopl...

Jan. 6 probes: What's next for Congress, criminal cases

WASHINGTON (AP) — This isn't the end of the Capitol riot story. The House committee investigating the deadly events of a fateful, chilly January day — now a year and a half in the pa...

Death of Taiwan conscript after tank maintenance accident raises questions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Relatives and legislators were asking questions Friday (July 22) about the death of a 24-year-old conscript pinned under the gun barrel of a tank during maintenance work. ...

Judge won't quash subpoenas for Georgia false electors

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Republicans who signed a certificate falsely stating that Donald Trump had won the state in 2020 and that they were the state’s “duly elected and qualified” electors will have t...

MSIG Hong Kong 2021 Claims Report demonstrates ongoing commitment to customer satisfaction and making digital breakthroughs

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 19 July 2022 - MSIG Insurance (Hong Kong) Limited ("MSIG") is delighted to announce that today it published the third annual MSIG Claims Report ("the report"). The re...

How Ukrainian men try to get around the ban to leave the country

Anton (name has been changed) was a businessman in Ukraine. On February 24, he drove to the border with his wife and their two children to escape the Russian invasion. The trip, which usually takes on...

Taiwan’s Cuifeng Lake Circular Trail becomes first ‘Quiet Trail’ in the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Taiwan’s Cuifeng Lake Circular Trail in Yilan County’s Taipingshan was awarded a Quiet Trail certificate by Quiet Parks International (QPI) at a ceremony on Mon...

Taiwan could ease Mandarin rule for migrant workers' permanent residency

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is considering relaxing its Mandarin proficiency requirement for migrant caregivers to obtain permanent residency. A new program that went into effect on April 3...

India recognizes Taiwan's COVID vaccine passport, China excluded

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — India on Tuesday (July 12) included Taiwan in its list of countries from which travelers can present their COVID vaccination certificate instead of a negative PCR test rep...

North Korea recognises breakaway of Russia's proxies in east Ukraine

North Korea on Wednesday recognised two Russian-backed breakaway "people's republics" in eastern Ukraine as independent states, a separatist leader and the North's official news agen...