American doctor who served eastern Taiwan for 40 years dies at age 93

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Roland Peter Brown (薄柔纜), an American doctor who established Hualien's Mennonite Christian Hospital and served the area for over 40 years died from an illness on Saturday (...

Women: Opera’s Domingo sexually harassed them, hurt careers

For decades, Placido Domingo, one of the most celebrated and powerful men in opera, has tried to pressure women into sexual relationships by dangling jobs and then sometimes punishing the women profes...

US-China trade war leaves Europe as collateral damage

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Like a sleek Mercedes crunched between two freight trucks, Europe's economy is being knocked off course by the conflict between the U.S. and China over trade. Th...

Taiwan’s designer products shine at NY NOW

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Ten designer brands have come together to represent Fresh Taiwan and are exhibiting their products at the summer 2019 edition of NY NOW summer market, which is taking place fro...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Aug. 9, the 221st day of 2019. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 9, 1...

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Today in History Today is Wednesday, Aug. 7, the 219th day of 2019. There are 146 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 7...

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Today in History Today is Tuesday, Aug. 6, the 218th day of 2019. There are 147 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 6, ...

Free agent rookie TE CJ Conrad a surprise at Giants camp

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Rookie free agent tight end CJ Conrad might be the biggest surprise at the New York Giants' training camp. The University of Kentucky product is catching...

Victims of Texas, Ohio shootings included parents, students

Nearly 1,600 miles (2,575 kilometers) apart, the cities of El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, have been united in grief and pain by a pair of shootings that left more 30 people dead. I...

Inter midfielder Nainggolan returns to Cagliari on loan

CAGLIARI, Italy (AP) — Inter Milan midfielder Radja Nainggolan has officially returned to Cagliari on loan, following a disappointing season with the Nerazzurri. Cagliari announced t...

Shooting victims include a mom who died protecting her baby

In the border town of El Paso, Texas, a shooter opened fire and left 20 people dead and more than two dozen injured. Hours later in Dayton, Ohio, a shooter killed 9 people and injured at least 27 othe...

Netanyahu apologizes to Druze envoy for airport grilling

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's prime minister has apologized to his country's ambassador to Panama, a member of Israel's Arabic-speaking Druze minority, after he and his family were given extra security sc...

Jimmie Johnson likes what he sees in new crew chief

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — It's been five days since slump-ridden Jimmie Johnson switched crew chiefs again, and the seven-time NASCAR Cup champion likes what he's seen so far of Cliff Daniels. ...

103-year-old ex-chemist to be honored for work on penicillin

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The story is family lore. In 1942, chemist Robert Walton, then in his late 20s, was drafted following the attacks on Pearl Harbor and boarded a bus in Rahway, New Jersey, for bas...

The Latest: 4 dead after quake hits off Indonesia coast

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on an earthquake in Indonesia (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Indonesian authorities say a 6.8 magnitude earthquake that hit off J...