Prosecutors slam Taiwan ex-President Ma Ying-jeou’s acquittal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taipei District Prosecutors Office on Friday (July 12) slammed the not-guilty verdict by the Taiwan High Court for ex-President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) in the case surround...

Ex-President Ma's conviction overturned with verdict of Taiwan's High Court

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former President Ma Ying-jeou has been formally acquitted of his previous conviction for leaking state secrets following a ruling of Taiwan’s High Court on Friday (J...

Taiwan High Court to announce final verdict in Ex-President Ma wiretapping case

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan’s High Court will give a final verdict in a retrial on allegations that former president, Ma Ying-Jeou (馬英九), leaked confidential and sensitive information by orde...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, May 24, the 144th day of 2019. There are 221 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 24, 199...

The Latest: Politicians praise late Judge Damon J. Keith

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on Damon J. Keith, federal judge who died Sunday (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Michigan politicians are praising prominent Judge Damon J. K...

Revered judge and civil rights icon Damon J. Keith dies

DETROIT (AP) — Damon J. Keith, a federal judge famous for being sued President Richard Nixon and an iconic national figure in the civil rights movement has died at the age of 96. Swa...

Experts: US anti-Huawei campaign likely exaggerated

Since last year, the U.S. has waged a vigorous diplomatic offensive against the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, claiming that any nation deploying its gear in next-generation wireless network...

Experts: US anti-Huawei campaign likely exaggerated

Since last year, the U.S. has waged a vigorous diplomatic offensive against the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, claiming that any nation deploying its gear in next-generation wireless network...

Experts: US anti-Huawei campaign likely exaggerated

Since last year, the U.S. has waged a vigorous diplomatic offensive against the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, claiming that any nation deploying its gear in next-generation wireless network...

Facebook Live post nets wiretapping charge for student

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A university student who's accused of putting a conversation with a Maryland congressman's staffer on Facebook Live without consent has been charged with illegal wiretapping. ...

Macedonia: 4 former top officials under investigation

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's organized crime and corruption prosecutor has requested three former agriculture ministers and a deputy minister be jailed while they are investigated for abuse of...

Taiwan Supreme Court orders retrial for Ma Ying-jeou

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) is facing a retrial after his conviction in a political leaks case was revoked by the Supreme Court on Jan. 3, according to CNA. In ...

Macedonia court orders 30-day custody for former spy chief

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — A former Macedonian intelligence chief has been taken into custody for a minimum of 30 days after judicial authorities considered him a flight risk to potentially avoid standi...

Court orders freeze on Macedonia opposition party's property

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia's criminal court has ordered the temporary freezing of property belonging to the main conservative opposition party as part of an investigation into allegations of u...

Turkey, where Saudi writer died, has culture of surveillance

ISTANBUL (AP) — One mystery surrounding the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul is the existence of purported audio recordings of his death. The recordings, ...