Taiwanese fishing vessels caught killing dolphins, finning sharks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The NGO Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) has reportedly completed a new report that charges illegal and unethical conduct aboard many of Taiwan’s fishing vesse...

Taiwan professor wins Silver Dolphin at Cannes Corporate Media and TV Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An assistant professor at Yuan Ze University (元智大學) saw his promotional movie for a Taiwanese restaurant chain win a Silver Dolphin at the Cannes Corporate Media and TV Aw...

Patriots, Brady top Chiefs for wild 43-40 win

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Stephen Gostkowski hit a 28-yard field goal as time expired, and the New England Patriots beat the Kansas City Chiefs 43-40 on Sunday night after blowing a big halftime lead. ...

Bengals defense leads 27-point surge in win over Dolphins

CINCINNATI (AP) — Rookie Sam Hubbard was disappointed as Ryan Tannehill slipped past him, avoiding a sack. A moment later, the football slipped out of the quarterback's grasp and flew right to Hubbard...

The good, bad and ugly of NFL's opening 4 weeks

NEW YORK (AP) — One-quarter of the way through the schedule, minus the Panthers and Redskins who had byes in Week 4, there's one obvious trend in the NFL: Nobody knows anything. Stil...

Presidential light show to feature Taiwan's biodiversity

Taipei, Sept. 23 (CNA) A wide range of animal species endemic to Taiwan, including the leopard cat, masked palm civet and common tree nymph, will be featured in a light show on the outer wall of the P...

Blackout disrupts water supply on Greek island of Hydra

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek authorities have declared a state of emergency on the resort island of Hydra after a power failure blacked out the island and disrupted its the water supply. ...

Former Dolphin tackle Suh finds their run defense funny

MIAMI (AP) — Now that Ndamukong Suh is with another team, he finds the Miami Dolphins' soft run defense funny. The five-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle posted a comment on Instagram u...

Plans to expand gas terminal in central Taiwan threatens endangered dolphins

Taipei, Aug. 12 (CNA) Environmentalists on Sunday urged the reconsideration of a proposal to expand a liquefied natural gas terminal in the port of Taichung, saying the project would jeopardize the cr...

Don't call dolphin hybrid spotted off Hawaii a 'wholphin'

HONOLULU (AP) — Scientists are touting the first sighting of a hybrid between a melon-headed whale and a rough-toothed dolphin in the ocean off Hawaii. But don't call it a "wholphin," they say. ...

US issues rule protecting habitat for false killer whales

HONOLULU (AP) — A federal agency will designate waters around Hawaii as protected critical habitat for endangered false killer whales. About 17,500 square miles (45,300 square kilome...

Midscale Segment Leader Hampton by Hilton Opens 15 Hotels, Expanding Domestic and International Presence

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 11, 2018--Hampton by Hilton, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) upper-midscale brand and longtime category leader, announced the opening of 15 new properties, including Hampton Inn...

Midscale Segment Leader Hampton by Hilton Opens 15 Hotels, Expanding Domestic and International Presence

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 11, 2018--Hampton by Hilton, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) upper-midscale brand and longtime category leader, announced the opening of 15 new properties, including Hampton Inn...

Taiwan's Top 10 Theme Parks

Summer is here and that means the kids are on holiday and many people are looking for something fun and exciting to do. A theme park is an obvious place to head, and while some Taiwanese people may ch...

Sunny Sochi turns into World Cup playground

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Warm weather, beaches, amusement parks. It's not exactly what Australian fan Adam McKinley expected to find when he decided to make the trip to Russia for the Wo...