Rally against pro-China Taiwanese media held in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A rally against pro-Beijing Taiwanese media was held on Sunday afternoon, with tens of thousands of people pouring out on Ketagalan Boulevard in Taipei despite intermitten...

Tyler 'Ninja' Blevins writing how-to book, graphic novel

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After dominating the digital world, Tyler "Ninja" Blevins is branching out — offline. Blevins revealed Wednesday he is writing three books to be published later th...

Filipina streamer Charess to greet fans at Computex Taipei today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Popular Filipina streamer and cosplayer Charess Kurogane will be meeting with her fans this afternoon (May 31) at Computex Taipei. Charess will be holding a meet and greet w...

Alongside Cannes mainstays, fresh faces try to stand out

Mati Diop only realized long after her Dakar-set "Atlantics" had been selected to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival that she had made history. Diop, the 36-year-old French-born filmmaker of Senegal...

Video shows octopus nearly rip off Chinese streamer's face

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Chinese live-streamer broadcast her harrowing encounter with an octopus as she tried to pry its suckers off her face, leading to a number of minor injuries. In what was su...

Taiwanese man faces 5-year prison sentence for live-streaming jet takeoff

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese vlogger could be facing serious consequences for violating the Civil Aviation Act (民用航空法) after he live-streamed a Mandarin Airlines jet takeoff last week, announce...

Taiwanese streamer posts blackface how-to video on TikTok

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In what appears to be a crude attempt at humor, a Taiwanese online streamer posted a video of herself on Sunday (March 24) applying makeup to her face to resemble the skin tone...

FX chief says Netflix exaggerates viewership numbers

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A prominent competitor to Netflix is claiming that the streamer is deceiving the public about what is a hit and what isn't. FX Networks chief executive John L...

Santa, romance and horror? 'Bird Box' bucks holiday trend

NEW YORK (AP) — Snow and Santa and horrible monsters? Released just days before Christmas on Netflix, the Sandra Bullock-led thriller "Bird Box" is about monstrous entities that comp...

Santa, romance and horror? 'Bird Box' bucks holiday trend

NEW YORK (AP) — Snow and Santa and horrible monsters? Released just days before Christmas on Netflix, the Sandra Bullock-led thriller "Bird Box" is about monstrous entities that comp...

FANTASY PLAYS: Burning questions for Week 9 in football

A look at some key fantasy football questions going into Week 9: WHICH UNDER THE RADAR PLAYERS HAVE THE BEST CHANCE FOR A BIG GAME THIS WEEK? You've got options at ...

FANTASY PLAYS: Waiver pickups for Week 9 in football

Now your fantasy skills and strategic planning are about to be truly tested. There are six teams on byes this week: the Bengals, Cardinals, Colts, Eagles, Lions and Jaguars. You won'...

FANTASY PLAYS: Waiver adds for Week 8 in fantasy football

The latest thing to sweat on fantasy football waivers besides byes and injuries: real-life NFL trades. The deal that sent Cleveland running back Carlos Hyde to Jacksonville last week...

FANTASY PLAYS: Free agents to target for Week 6 in football

There are only two teams on byes this week, but both the Lions and Saints have significant starters to replace at a few key positions. In addition, some notable injuries make the rac...

Disappearance of 'Ink Girl' in China spurs others to deface Xi Jinping images

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In July 4, a Chinese women in Shanghai live streamed herself splashing ink on an image of Xi Jinping and denouncing his authoritarianism, and was detained several hours la...