Civil groups to hold rally in Taipei in solidarity with HK protesters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Civil groups in Taiwan are planning for a rally this weekend to show solidarity with Hong Kong’s anti-government protesters, whose demand for greater autonomy is fac...

Democrats poised to unveil 2 impeachment articles vs. Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are poised to unveil two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — with an announcement expected early Tue...

Trump seeks to spring upset in New Mexico next year

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump headed to New Mexico on Monday for a campaign rally that demonstrates his efforts to capture a few more Democratic-leaning states in next year's presidential e...

'Cinderella' film feted at Library of Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Library of Congress is celebrating the Disney film "Cinderella." The Thursday evening event featured a costumed princess character, who descended the library steps to the cheers ...

The Latest: O'Rourke says immigrants strengthen US

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Beto O'Rourke's presidential campaign (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke has told 1,0...

O'Rourke formally launches 2020 bid with 3 Texas rallies

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Beto O'Rourke is formally kicking off his presidential campaign with three rallies across his home state, where he came close enough to upsetting Sen. Ted Cruz to generate the na...

California fundraiser for Kamala Harris boasts big LA names

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat presidential candidate Kamala Harris is in California for a fundraiser hosted by prominent Hollywood power players, including the prolific television hitmaker Shonda Rhimes....

O'Rourke to lead anti-wall march during Trump Texas rally

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Beto O'Rourke will lead a march though his hometown of El Paso, Texas, to protest a border wall at the same time President Donald Trump will be holding a rally there to promote it...

Trump again attacks O'Rourke, tweets he's 'a lightweight'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — President Donald Trump is again attacking Texas Democratic Senate hopeful Beto O'Rourke ahead of his Houston rally supporting incumbent Republican Sen. Ted Cruz. ...

Review: Grand Opening of the National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, Weiwuying

Saturday saw the grand opening of the latest large-scale cultural project in Kaohsiung, the National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (衛武營國家藝術文化中心). Situated in Weiwuying Metropolitan Park, on the si...

McAuliffe says he's not ruling out 2020 campaign

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's not ruling out a 2020 Democratic campaign for president as he campaigns in Iowa for candidates running in the November midterm el...

Taipei to hold Fashion Week to promote local brands: Minister of Culture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Minister of Culture Cheng Li-chiun (鄭麗君) announced Wednesday that the ministry would organize the Taipei Fashion Week in November, with the hope of promoting Taiwan’...

Taiwan's Yehliu allows visitors to admire the iconic Queen’s Head rock in the evening

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's remarkable tourist destination, Yehliu Geopark is going to open in the evening for the first time to allow the public to admire the iconic Queen's Head ro...

2 women, 2 decisions: Going public on Harvey Weinstein

NEW YORK (AP) — Day by day, the accusations pile up, as scores of women come forward to say they were victims of Harvey Weinstein. But others with stories to tell have not. For some ...

Estimated 123,000 people march in Taiwan Gay Pride Parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Asia's largest gay parade kicked off on Saturday in Taipei with a record breaking 123,000 people from over 20 different countries taking part in the event which will also f...