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Unseasonable in Taiwan, but 'mask brackets' offer pandemic comfort

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The plum rain season has arrived but you would hardly know it. Though temperatures have risen, the fabled rains refuse to fall and Taiwan’s drought continues. In ...

Rainy weather expected across Taiwan on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Occasional showers are forecast for much of Taiwan on Sunday (April 25) as a cloud band moving from east China approaches, but they may bring little relief to the drought ...

Cool, cloudy weather expected in northern Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Cool weather with cloudy skies will persist across northern Taiwan today (March 13) and tomorrow before the mercury begins to rise on Monday. According to the Central W...

Piers Morgan quits talk show after comments about Meghan

LONDON (AP) — British talk show host Piers Morgan on Tuesday quit “Good Morning Britain” after making contentious comments about Meghan following her bombshell interview about the royal family. ...

Rainy weather forecast in Taiwan throughout weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Occasional showers are forecast for northern and eastern Taiwan today (Saturday, March 6) and tomorrow as a weather front approaches, with temperatures likely to dip sligh...

Strong cold air mass to send mercury plunging again across Taiwan: CWB

A strong cold air mass is expected to send temperatures plummeting across the country from Saturday (Jan. 16) to next Monday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Friday. The bureau has issued low...

3rd time charm? Utah hosts No. 20 USC after 2 cancellations

Season opener attempt No. 3 for the Utah Utes. The defending Pac-12 South champions will finally begin their season Saturday by hosting No. 20 USC in a late kickoff (10:30 p.m. ET). ...

Taipei records 38.9 C, highest ever in June

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The mercury hit 38.9°C in Taipei Monday afternoon (June 29), the hottest the Taiwanese capital has ever recorded in the month of June, according to the Central Weather...

Wet, cool weather forecast for northern Taiwan

Cool weather with intermittent showers can be expected in parts of northern and northeastern Taiwan throughout Sunday (April 5), as the nation continues to be under the influence of northeasterly wind...

Holmes makes a return visit to Royal Portrush

PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — The strangest weather J.B. Holmes ever experienced was at Royal Portrush. Just not on Thursday in the British Open. Holmes, who gr...

'Code Red' weather alert ditched after meteorologist's knock

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A popular meteorologist has been absent from local television newscasts since criticizing a corporate weather-alert brand last week, prompting an advertising boycott, social m...

Plum rain front storms toward Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Much of Taiwan will see rain today (June 10), as a plum rain front gathers steam and prepares to hover over the country and potentially bring "disastrous precipitation&quo...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of June 2-8

June 2: Actress Sally Kellerman is 82. Actor Ron Ely ("Tarzan") is 81. Actor Stacy Keach is 78. Drummer Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones is 78. Actor-director Charles Haid ("Hill Street Blues") is ...

Taiwan to see temperatures hit 35 degrees over next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is to experience summer-like weather from Sunday (May 12) through next week as temperatures hit 35-degree highs in some regions, according to the Central Weather Bu...

MLK daughter: Firing not best for weatherman who used slur

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A daughter of Martin Luther King Jr. says an upstate New York TV meteorologist who uttered a racial slur while saying her father's name shouldn't have been fired. ...