Southern Taiwanese city of Tainan reports year's first indigenous dengue fever case

A 78-year-old woman has become the first reported indigenous dengue fever case in Tainan this year, health authorities in the southern city announced Tuesday. The woman living in Tainan's South...

Marlins-Mets rained out; doubleheader Wednesday

NEW YORK (AP) — The game between the Miami Marlins and New York Mets scheduled for Monday night has been postponed because of the rain. The teams will play a single-admission doubleh...

Photo of the Day: Wet weather turns road into waterfall in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As torrential rains lashes northern Taiwan, Anle District (安樂區) in Keelung City (基隆市) saw significant flooding on Sept. 9. Lane 207 Xinxi Street, Anle District, in Keel...

Vegetable prices reach year high in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Vegetable prices in Taipei reached the highest levels seen this year on Sept. 9, after last month's wet weather restricted supply, reported CNA. According to the Ta...

Flood warnings as heavy rain expected over much of Missouri

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The remnants of Tropical Depression Gordon are expected to drop heavy rain across much of Missouri through the weekend, creating a risk of flooding and flash-flooding. ...

Southern Taiwan mobilizes 5,000 people to combat dengue fever

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kaohsiung City Government's anti-epidemic team mobilized nearly 5,000 people on Aug. 30 to combat the increased risk of a dengue fever outbreak, following last week...

Extremely heavy rain warning in affect for southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) predicts that Taiwan will continue to see unstable weather with heavy rain in southern and southeastern Taiwan due to the affects of ...

Photo of the Day: Unicorn floats on flooded Kaohsiung street

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a "rain bomb" blasts the southern Taiwanese metropolis of Kaohsiung today, a netizen posted a photo this morning of a neighborhood street which has become a river ...

Heavy, torrential rain advisory in 10 counties, cities as 'rain bomb' blasts Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a tropical depression and moist southwesterly winds lash southern Taiwan, what is being described as a "rain bomb" is blasting Kaohsiung with up to 216 millimeters...

7 new cases of dengue fever recorded across Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced that seven fresh cases of dengue fever had been recorded on Aug. 27, at a time when Taiwan's recent wet weather has inc...

3 more days of heavy rain in forecast for waterlogged Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Despite three-straight days of torrential rainfall, waterlogged Taiwan looks set to be hammered by at least three more days of heavy rains with 10 counties and cities issued he...

Taiwan's wet weather increases risk of dengue fever outbreak

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the aftermath of the tropical depression which drenched southern Taiwan on Aug. 23-24, Taiwan faces an increased risk of dengue fever as conditions improve for disease-...

Southern Taiwan’s wild weather hikes vegetable prices

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The tropical depression that began to drench southern Taiwan with torrential rain on Aug. 23, has led to steep price hikes for vegetables across Taiwan. Owner of the Ta...

1 killed, 11 injured in torrential rains in southern Taiwan

Taipei, Aug. 24 (CNA) At least one person has died and 11 people have been injured by torrential rain that battered southern Taiwan Thursday and Friday and flooded 1,105 locations, according to tallie...

Heavy rain alert issued for 16 counties, cities in Taiwan as tropical depression nears

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Heavy rain and extremely heavy rain advisories have been issued for 16 counties an cities in Taiwan by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) as a tropical depression barrels to...