Taipei gives 20% discount to drivers using intelligent parking spots

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei City will give a discount of 20 percent for drivers who park their vehicle in 44 spaces across the capital using electronic means such as smartphone apps or EasyCar...

Man at center of parking dispute shooting speaks from jail

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Florida man accused in the shooting death of an unarmed man in a store parking lot apologized to the victim's family during a jailhouse interview, but said he wouldn't ...

Facing economic challenges from China, the US seeks partnership with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Brent Christensen said Tuesday that China remains an economic challenge to both Taiwan and the United States, and while ...

The Latest: Family wants gunman charged after fatal dispute

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal shooting of a Florida man over a parking lot dispute (all times local): 5:20 p.m. An attorney for the family of a Flori...

Family wants gunman charged after fatal parking lot dispute

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A dispute last week over a handicapped parking space quickly escalated into a fatal shooting and now the dead man's family is outraged that the gunman has avoided arrest, seemingl...

Demand for Eco-friendly Transportation to Boost the Global Pedelec Market Through 2022| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 2018-- market research analysts forecast the to grow at a CAGR of close to 8% during 2018-2022. The shift toward compact crank motors is a key trend, which is expecte...

Winners of Joensuu (Finland) City Challenge Innovation Competition Are Announced: Smart City Apps and Surfing among the Winners

JOENSUU, Finland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 2018--The winners of the innovation competition organised by the City of Joensuu, Finland have been chosen. Four solutions will be implemented in Joensuu cit...

Global Smart Parking Systems Market to Grow at 22% CAGR Through 2022 | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2018-- latest market research report on the provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2018-2022. ...

Driver charged after 4 critically hurt in restaurant crash

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a 79-year-old woman has been arrested on a drunken driving charge after crashing into a suburban New York restaurant, critically injuring four people. ...

Taipei City offers free parking for electric scooters for the next two years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In a bid to promote electric vehicles in Taipei, the Transportation Bureau of Taipei City announced on April 19, that starting from May 1, electric scooters will be provid...

Wei-Wu-Ying Center for the Arts in southern Taiwan shows off grandest pipe organ in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The Wei-Wu-Ying Center for the Arts in Kaohisung City, which is slated to open in October, on Wednesday showed off a German-made pipe organ in the Concert Hall, reportedly the gr...

5 death row inmates challenge policy of solitary confinement

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Five death row inmates sued Pennsylvania prison officials on Thursday, challenging a policy that keeps the convicts isolated most of the time and calling the practice degrading ...

Students at Nat. Taiwan University express concern for humanities programs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – National Taiwan University (NTU) is currently looking for its next President, and eight potential candidates came together on Monday Tuesday, Dec. 19 to field questions fr...

Appreciate tea plum flowers at botanic wonderland at Yangmingshan in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—As the winter season approaches, the tea plums are quietly blooming at the Floriculture Experiment Center at Yangmingshan, and floral enthusiasts who would like to emerge th...

Review: A family tale told artfully in 'Meyerowitz Stories'

NEW YORK (AP) — Your first response to "The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)" may very well be: Adam Sandler is good — REALLY good — in his sensitive, nuanced portrayal as Danny, the outsider son...