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Photo of the Day: Jet streaks across supermoon in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a supermoon appeared in the skies over Taiwan on Tuesday (June 14), a camera set up by the East Coast National Scenic Area captured the moment a jet flew in front of th...

Photo of the Day: Supermoon coming to Taiwan tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A supermoon will appear in the skies over Taiwan at 6:44 p.m. on Tuesday (June 14), and it will be 7% closer, appear 6% larger and 12% brighter than regular full moons. ...

Photo of the Day: Thunderstorm over Taiwan's Hehuanshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the heavy plum rains that have been pounding Taiwan over the past few weeks, well-known photographer Tseng Chin-fa (曾進發) had planned to photograph the Milky Way earli...

Tour boat with 26 aboard missing in frigid Japan waters

TOKYO (AP) — A tour boat with 26 people aboard was missing in the frigid waters of northern Japan on Saturday, hours after sending a distress call that it was sinking, the coast guard said. ...

Tour boat with 26 missing in north Japan after distress call

TOKYO (AP) — A tour boat with 26 people aboard was missing in rough waters off northern Japan on Saturday after issuing a distress call and reporting to be sinking, the coast guard said. No s...

Photo of the Day: Sunrise over Taiwan's Sun Moon Lake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Indonesian man captured this photo of a mirror reflection of Shuishe Pier at Sun Moon Lake last weekend. The 26-year-old photographer, Michael Adi, who works in Taiw...

Photo of the Day: Taipei 101's mirror image

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A member of the subreddit for Taiwan on Monday evening (Aug. 23) posted this photo of a perfect mirror reflection of Taipei 101. While strolling with her husband throug...

Photo of the Day: Taipei 101 at end of rainbow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An American radio host captured this photo of a rainbow landing on Taipei 101 on Wednesday (April 21). The photographer, Andrew Ryan, has lived in Taiwan for over 20 ye...

Tuch, Fleury help Knights cruise to 3-0 win over Avalanche

DENVER (AP) — Alex Tuch scored twice as part of Vegas' three-goal spree in the second period, Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 34 shots and the Golden Knights cruised to a 3-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche...

Photo of the Day: Beautiful fall day in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese Tai chi practitioner captured this tranquil scene earlier this month in New Taipei City. The 39-year-old photographer, who goes by the Reddit handle Seal_Ch...

Astros rally to beat Dodgers 7-5 despite angry LA fans

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Bregman singled in the go-ahead run during a five-run ninth inning, and the Astros rallied past the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-5 under smoky skies Saturday night in Houston’s first ...

Photo of the Day: Yehliu Fishing Habor illustrated

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A college student from Singapore created this highly detailed illustration of a fishing boat and harbor in northern Taiwan. Chua Min Chi (蔡敏智), 21, told Taiwan News tha...

1st pedestrian swing bridge in Taiwan to be inaugurated Monday in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s first pedestrian swing bridge, which now connects Kaohsiung's Peng-lai Commercial Harbor area with the Pier-2 Art Center, will be inaugurated on Monday ...

Photo of the Day: New rainbow bridge in Nantou, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This photo is of a new rainbow-colored suspension bridge for tourists that will be opening in central Taiwan next month. The 342-meter suspension bridge, which leads to...

Photo of the Day: Break in the clouds in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American man taking a jog up to a temple in New Taipei City captured this almost perfect circle of clouds on July 18. Eric Williams, 40, said he captured the photo during...