Sofia Coppola, Bill Murray to reunite for 'On the Rocks'

NEW YORK (AP) — Sofia Coppola and Bill Murray will reunite 16 years after the Oscar-winning "Lost in Translation" in the splashiest feature film yet announced by Apple. A24 said Tues...

Taipei Game Show names candidates for Indie Game Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A total of 22 new computer games have won nominations for the Indie Game Awards to be presented later this month at the Taipei Game Show. In order to promote more independent...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, January 4 - 13

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – For those of you looking for something interesting to do in Taipei the start of 2019, here are a few options to consider over the next week, Jan. 4 to Jan. 13. The offi...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, Dec. 28 - Jan. 6

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With New Year’s Eve just around the corner, Taipei offers a host of activities to ring in the new year and beyond. New Year’s Eve (Image by Flickr user...

Taipei’s Guling Street Books and Creativity Bazaar to take place Dec 15 – 16

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2018 edition of Guling Street Books and Creativity Bazaar, a closed-street annual marketplace boasting indie books, used books, creative handicrafts, and talk shows, will t...

'Ralph' repeats as No. 1, 'Crazy Rich Asians' flops in China

NEW YORK (AP) — On a typically sleepy post-Thanksgiving weekend in movie theaters, leftovers led the box office with Disney's "Ralph Breaks the Internet repeating as No. 1 with $25.8 million in ticket...

'The Rider' tops Gotham Awards, kicking off awards season

NEW YORK (AP) — In the first major soiree of Hollywood's awards season, Chloe Zhao's elegiac, lyrical Western "The Rider" took best feature film at the 28th annual Gotham Awards. It ...

International musicians to feature in 3-day music event in Taiwan's oldest city 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Currently filled with crowds for the five-day "Pokémon GO Safari Zone" event, Taiwan's southern city of Tainan is preparing to host the second an...

Tiffany Haddish tests her hot streak with 'Nobody's Fool'

NEW YORK (AP) — What's the best thing that's happened to Tiffany Haddish in the past year? Tough question. She takes a deep breath. "Meeting Oprah, getting a Tesla, hosting the MTV M...

Taiwan’s Top 8 Craft Beers

Taiwan does not really have much of a traditional drinking culture. Most socializing is done over food, and when alcoholic drinks are taken, favored tipples tend to be Kaoliang (高粱酒), whisky, or the s...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Oct. 27, the 300th day of 2018. There are 65 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 27, ...

Nomad Festival Taiwan attracts 5 times more people this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nomad Festival 2018 kicked off in Puli, Nantou yesterday (Oct. 13), hosting all kinds of events including live music, a barista contest, a circus, and a food mar...

Taiwanese band "The Fur." kicks off Asian tour with debut album after European gigs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After its European tour, Taiwanese band "The Fur." started to perform in Taiwan's major cities with the newly released album "Town". They will...

2018 Daniel Pearl World Music Day to be held at Taipei Hakka Cultural Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Originally planned for Saturday, Sept. 15, but delayed by Typhoon Margkhut, Taiwan will be celebrating the annual Daniel Pearl World Music Day this coming Sunday, Sept. 23...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHO'S OUT AT CBS The #MeToo era with a strong movement fi...