Convincing win in Virginia shows strength of Black vote

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Political newcomer Cameron Webb says he didn't plan it this way, but his campaign was made for these unprecedented times. With the country gripped by a pandemic ...

Taiwanese war correspondent's remarks anger former Chinese military officer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese war correspondent Liang Tung-ping (梁東屏) last Tuesday (June 9) angered a retired officer of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) by claiming on a talk s...

A dozen Confederates are honored with US Capitol statues

WASHINGTON (AP) — At least 12 figures in the U.S. Capitol’s National Statuary Hall Collection honor men who gave their allegiance to the Confederate States of America during the Civil War. In the eyes...

Ex-judge says push to dismiss Flynn case is 'abuse of power'

WASHINGTON (AP) — A former federal judge appointed to review the Justice Department's motion to dismiss criminal charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn has found that the gover...

Legislator suggests Taiwan Presidential Office data breach an intentional leak

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Presidential Office has allegedly been hacked, with minutes from internal meetings sent to reporters; however, a Kuomintang (KMT) legislator and retired lieut...

Ex-judge asked to evaluate whether to hold Flynn in contempt

WASHINGTON (AP) — The judge presiding over Michael Flynn’s criminal case appointed a retired jurist on Wednesday to evaluate whether the former Trump administration national security adviser should be...

AP Exclusive: Justice Dept dropping Flynn's criminal case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Thursday said it is dropping the criminal case against President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, abandoning a prosecution tha...

Lawyers for Michael Flynn release internal FBI emails, notes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, released internal FBI emails and notes that they hope will bolster their allegations that Flynn w...

Goodwill Fleet vessels monitored China aircraft carrier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Defense Minister Yen Te-fa (嚴德發) confirmed Tuesday (April 21) that two Goodwill Fleet vessels at the center of a Wuhan coronavirus scandal returned to Zuoying naval...

Legislator says Chinese warplanes near Taiwan ‘not provocative’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Retired lieutenant general and at-large legislator Wu Sz-huai (吳斯懷) of the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) has come under fire for his claims that Chinese warplanes approachin...

Trump considering `full' pardon for ex-adviser Michael Flynn

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday he is considering a full pardon for former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who had pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about dealings with ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, March 10, the 70th day of 2020. There are 296 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 10,...

Hong Kong protests biggest influence on Taiwan elections: poll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The months of protests in Hong Kong against the extradition bill and against China were the main influence on Taiwan’s Jan. 11 presidential and legislative elections...

KMT member begs contentious pro-China legislator to quit amid reform crisis

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the younger members of the Kuomintang (KMT) clamor for party reform in the wake of its rout in the general elections, one member singled out a highly contentious figure...

Survivors of Black Hawk crash continue to improve: hospital

The five survivors of the Black Hawk helicopter crash last week are progressing well, with one of them expected to be discharged from hospital Wednesday (Jan. 8) and two others moved from intensive ca...