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Central Taiwan scooter rider caught under car survives thanks to helmet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Changhua County woman who got into a traffic accident survived being caught beneath a car on Sunday (May 15) thanks to her helmet. The Liberty Times reported that the...

Review: 'Team America' plumbs enduring impact of 4 generals

“Team America: Patton, MacArthur, Marshall, Eisenhower, and the World They Forged” by Robert L. O’Connell (Harper) Insightful and informative, military historian Robert L. O’Connell’...

Middle East and Africa IoT in Automotive Market [FACTORS] Is Likely to Experience a Tremendous Growth in Near Future | 2030

Quadintel published a new report on the Middle East and Africa IoT in Automotive Market. The research report consists of thorough information about demand, growth, opportunities, challenges, and restr...

New Era Cap CEO charged after parking lot altercation

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The head of the company that makes baseball caps for the country's biggest sports leagues was arraigned on a felony charge Monday in Buffalo, New York, after allegedly driving his...

Cowboys' Jerry Jones 'home and fine' after reported crash

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was “home and fine” on Thursday, one day after a report that he was involved in a traffic accident and taken to a hospital as a precaution. ...

Taipei man dies after being struck by 4 cars in a row

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taipei man died early Sunday morning (May 2) after he was struck by four cars while trying to cross a street in Wanhua District. At 3 a.m. on Sunday, a 41-year-old ma...

En plein air: NYC aims to keep outdoor lifestyle post-virus

NEW YORK (AP) — As COVID-19 ravaged New York City, virus-wary denizens locked out of indoor public places poured into the streets, sidewalks and parks. They dined with friends in outdoor sheds hastily...

Mom, sister of slain UVA lacrosse player testify in lawsuit

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The mother of a former women's lacrosse player at the University of Virginia broke into tears during her testimony Thursday as she described the moment when she learned her...

Woman survives 70-meter fall down mountain slope in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A teenage motorcyclist survived a 70-meter fall down a mountain slope in southern Taiwan's Pingtung County on Wednesday (April 27). At 12:18 p.m. that day, Pingtung...

3M announces school zone transformations to increase pedestrian visibility and road safety

3M commits to serve as a global model to help children worldwide get to school safely 3M to work with local NGOs and government agencies to increase safety and visibility in 100 school zones...

Women play their first polo world championship in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Italian-Argentinian polo player Camila Rossi remembers the odd looks the boys gave her when she was in youth tournaments with them. American Erica Gandomcar doesn’t forget her fail...

Man killed in traffic accident on Taiwan’s north coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man was killed while crossing the road in New Taipei’s Jinshan District when a car hit him at high speed on Sunday evening (April 3). CNA reported that the acci...

Passerby saves drunk Tesla driver just before car engulfed by flames in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A drunk driver was pulled from his car by a bystander just moments before it was fully engulfed by flames in New Taipei City on Monday morning (March 28). According to ...

3 found dead in submerged vehicle after flood recedes

HOLT, Ala. (AP) — Three bodies were found inside a submerged vehicle in Alabama on Thursday after floodwaters receded from killer storms that included torrential rain earlier this week, authorities sa...

Police pinpoint source of metal object that killed south Taiwan teacher

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Police have identified the origin of the chunk of metal that killed a motorist in southern Taiwan last week. While driving to work near the Wandan Interchange on Provin...