Norwegian authorities: Airbus sends out alert after crash

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian authorities say the manufacturer of the helicopter that crashed last month in Arctic Norway killing six people is calling for "immediate visual inspection" of rece...

It’s going to be H.O.T. in Okinawa!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual H.O.T. Islands Music Festival 2019 featuring Taiwan’s East Coast musicians and an arts and crafts exhibition will take place in Japan’s Okinawa from...

Taoyuan Indigenous music festival to feature Taiwanese and Hawaiian musicians

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 Taoyuan International Indigenous Music Festival will take place at Taoyuan Arts Plaza (桃園藝文廣場) from Sept. 21 – 22, the Taoyuan Department of Tourism said in...

Sheriff: Country singer Kylie Rae Harris caused deadly crash

TAOS, N.M. (AP) — Country singer Kylie Rae Harris caused a three-vehicle crash in northern New Mexico that left her and a 16-year-old girl dead, authorities said. Taos County Sheriff...

Let the good times roll at Taiwan Beer Music Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The first "Taiwan Beer Music Festival” (台啤音樂節) will take place at Hsinchu Fishman’s Wharf, Hsinchu Fishing Port, on Sept. 7, the Industrial Development &a...

Fans enjoy three-hour music at Chill Out Festival preview in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A special preview show of the Chill Out music festival was held in a co-working space in Taipei on Sunday (Aug. 25) evening. The music festival, since its inception in ...

Coastal campsite in central Taiwan expected to open in November

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As camping has become trendy in recent years, a newly completed coastal campsite located on Taichung’s Daan coastal area is expected to become operational in Novembe...

Taiwan’s Kaohsiung to host Vocal Asia Festival 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kaohsiung has taken the baton from the Japanese prefecture of Kagawa as the host of the 2020 Vocal Asia Festival (VAF).. The event celebrates a cappella music, or singi...

European band pulls out of Lebanon festival in protest

BEIRUT (AP) — European rock band Within Temptation says it is cancelling its concert at a Lebanese music festival in solidarity with a local group whose show was pulled from the program under pressure...

Some of the most recent deadly US mass shootings

A gunman opened fire Saturday at a shopping mall in El Paso, Texas, killing and injuring multiple people . A list of some of the deadliest mass shootings in the United States in the ...

France: Drowning of festival-goer triggers protest of police

PARIS (AP) — Several hundred protesters have rallied in western France over the death of a local man who drowned during a clash between police and music festival participants. The de...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Aug. 3, the 215th day of 2019. There are 150 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 3,...

Taiwan's Amis Music Festival spotlights indigenous cultures

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Straddling the Coastal Mountain Range and Pacific Ocean, the village of Dulan in southeastern Taiwan’s Taitung County is among the best known settlements of the Amis ind...

French city braces for violence after festival-goer's death

PARIS (AP) — The western French city of Nantes is imposing exceptional security measures amid growing public anger over the drowning of a local man following a violent clash between police and people ...

Cowboys' Jerry Jones seems worry-free over Elliott holdout

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott's contract holdout doesn't have Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones worried about a resolution or a timeline. At least that's the message Jones is ...