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Lost and found: $1M lottery ticket recovered in parking lot

SPARTA, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man was able to turn his luck around after finding his missing $1 million winning lottery ticket in a parking lot — remaining where he dropped it even on a blustery af...

Taylor Swift surprises fans with another album due tonight

Taylor Swift fans are getting a double reason to celebrate this year — the singer-songwriter is about to release her second album in 2020. “To put it plainly, we just couldn’t stop w...

ArmStrong the robot helps Taipei MRT passengers find lost belongings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Have you lost or forgotten something on a Taipei Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) train? ArmStrong can help you retrieve it at the lost property office within 30 seconds. Each ...

TSA rescues wedding dress left at airport checkpoint

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Transportation Security Administration employees saved a bride's big day after her wedding dress was left behind at an airport security checkpoint. The bride's mo...

Travelers lost about $900K at airport checkpoints last year

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Travelers left behind nearly a million dollars at U.S. airport security checkpoints last year, including about $19,000 in foreign currency, a newspaper reported Friday. ...

Lost and found: Zimmer makes surprise comeback with Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Seemingly lost, somewhat forgotten, Bradley Zimmer has found his way back to the Cleveland Indians. Sidelined by injuries for most of the past two seasons, Zimmer ha...

Foreigner retrieves watch undisturbed on Taipei street after 15 hours

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese-Argentine man who accidentally left his family heirloom at the side of a road in Taipei was amazed to discover that it was still sitting undisturbed in the spo...

98-year-old retired general spent 2 nights lost in Taiwan mountains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A 98-year-old retired major general was found unharmed after spending two nights without food in the mountains of northern Taiwan, reports said Friday (November 29). On...

Mountain skeleton may be man from Japanese internment camp

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — In the closing days of World War II, a Japanese American set out with other men from the infamous internment camp at Manzanar on a trip to the mountains, where he went off ...

Review: Allison Moorer explores family's tragedy on 'Blood'

Allison Moorer, "Blood" (Autotelic/Thirty Tigers) Darkness is the first word of one song and a recurring image on "Blood." No wonder — Allison Moorer's autobiographical album explore...

Taiwan opposition demands probe of legislator who forgot millions on train

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) on Wednesday (September 4) demanded that the Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau (MJIB) and the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC)...

Taiwan legislator forgets NT$3 million in cash on high-speed train

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A suitcase containing NT$3 million (US$95,500) in cash was left unattended on a high-speed train to Taipei and turned out to belong to Democratic Progressive Party lawmake...

The top 10 books on Apple Books-US

Apple Book charts for week ending June 30, 2019: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher Apple Books US Bestseller List - Paid Books 1. Backlash by Brad T...

Search on for who left cremated remains at Alaska airport

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Police are trying to reunite cremated remains left at Alaska's largest airport with the traveler who left them behind. Someone traveling through the Ted Stev...

Over NT$1 million worth of gold found in discarded cabinet in E. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Just before Lunar New Year, over NT$1 million (US$1 million) worth of gold was found in a discarded wooden cabinet in eastern Taiwan. On the evening of Feb. 3, two days befo...