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1 dead after drunken fight outside KTV parlor in north Taiwan

(TAIPEI) Taiwan News) — A drunken brawl at the entrance of a KTV parlor in Taoyuan’s Zhongli District resulted in the death of a 26-year-old man early Sunday morning (Nov. 19). The prim...

2 arrested in connection to murder of Taiwanese man in Thailand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two suspects have been arrested in Thailand in connection to the murder of a Taiwanese man in a hotel in Bangkok, a crime which occurred on Thursday (Nov. 16). A man fr...

As the nation fixates on a Pennsylvania manhunt, a DC murder suspect is on the run and off the radar

WASHINGTON (AP) — While the nation has been transfixed by the two-week manhunt for escaped prisoner Danilo Souza Cavalcante in Pennsylvania, another fugitive drama has been playing out in the nation's...

1 dead after 2 martial arts clubs brawl at Taiwan train station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A violent clash between two rival Indonesian martial arts groups broke out at a train station in western Taiwan on Saturday night (Sept. 2), resulting in one death, one se...

Sheriff announces prison transport policy changes following killing of deputy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Marion County sheriff in Indianapolis announced changes to a prisoner transport policy Wednesday following the killing of a sheriff’s deputy during an escape attempt. ...

Israeli settler accused of involvement in killing of Palestinian moved to house arrest

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli settler suspected of involvement in the killing of a 19-year-old Palestinian man in the West Bank last week was released from detention on Wednesday and transferred to hous...

Israel kills 3 suspected Palestinian militants as West Bank violence shows no signs of slowing

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli troops on Sunday killed three alleged Palestinian militants in the northern West Bank, further escalating a wave of violence in which two other people, including a young Pales...

Florida judge to murder suspect on run for 40 years: "You knew you were running from something."

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A judge in Florida has ordered a 65-year-old California fugitive held without bond in connection with the death of a woman nearly 40 years ago. Donald Santini was arre...

No murder charge for husband of millionaire teen who died hours after marriage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man named Hsia (夏) will not be prosecuted for the murder of a millionaire Taichung high school student who died within hours of marrying him, but will be prosecuted for ...

Husband of deceased teen says 2-hour marriage enabled NT$500 million inheritance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man named Hsia (夏) who married a Taichung high schooler worth NT$500 million (US$16.24 million) two hours before the student’s death has explained the marriage by ...

Man who fatally shot Dallas officer in 2007 faces execution

HOUSTON (AP) — A man convicted of fatally shooting a Dallas police officer nearly 16 years ago faces execution on Wednesday. Wesley Ruiz, 43, is set to receive a lethal injection fo...

Indian court grants extradition for Australia murder suspect

NEW DELHI (AP) — A court in New Delhi on Tuesday approved an extradition request for the prime suspect in the killing of a woman on an Australian beach four years ago. Rajwinder Sin...

South Korea extradites luggage murder suspect to New Zealand

South Korea has extradited a woman to New Zealand to face murder charges for the deaths of two children who were found in suitcases in August, the South Korean Justice Ministry said on Tuesday. The 4...

Seoul to extradite New Zealand murder suspect within 30 days

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea will extradite a New Zealand murder suspect within 30 days, about two months after she was arrested in South Korea in connection with two dead children found in s...

Taiwanese man suspected of strangling Malaysian student previously hit cyclist with truck

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Investigators have determined the suspect behind the alleged strangling of a Malaysian student previously committed a hit-and-run on a cyclist and changed his name, after ...