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 2020-11-26 09:13 

China Post

No. 22 Auburn has chance to spoil No. 1 Tide's season....

Here are things to watch in Week 10 in the Southeastern Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 22 Auburn at No. 1 Alabama. There's one sure way to make Auburn fans move past lingering bad memories of the Tigers' unexpected 30-22 loss at South Carolina o...

 2020-11-26 09:12 

China Post

No. 2 Notre Dame, No. 25 UNC meet in ACC headliner....

Here are things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference in Week 12:GAME OF THE WEEKNo. 2 Notre Dame at No. 25 North Carolina. Brian Kelly's Fighting Irish (8-0, 7-0 ACC) face their toughest remaining hurdle in their march toward the ACC championship...

 2020-11-26 08:41 

China Post

The Latest: Germany passes over 15,000 virus deaths...

BERLIN — Germany has passed the grim milestone of more than 15,000 deaths from the coronavirus. The Robert Koch Institute, the country's disease control center, said Thursday that another 389 deaths were recorded overnight, bringing the total si...

 2020-11-26 08:41 

China Post

If you were there, you will never forget Maradona in Mexico...

From the press tribune above the Estadio Azteca field it was impossible to discern the trickery Diego Maradona had performed. From the same location, it was impossible not to marvel at the brilliant maneuverability that Maradona also performed.That was th...

 2020-11-26 08:41 

China Post

From bullied to birdies: Haley Moore's LPGA story resonates...

BELLEAIR, Fla. (AP) — Haley Moore will never forget the shot. It was in April 2019 when stood on the 16th tee at Augusta National, home of the Masters, 156 yards from the flag with a short iron in her hands and watched the ball take flight.It landed...

 2020-11-26 08:41 

China Post

Week 13: Notre Dame-N Carolina; Iowa St-Texas top game menu...

The jockeying for position begins in earnest now that the first College Football Playoff rankings are out.Among the four teams at the top, only Notre Dame (No. 2 CFP) is expected to face a strong challenge this week. Alabama (No. 1) hosts Auburn in the Ir...

 2020-11-26 08:41 

China Post

Twins Chase, Sydney Brown living football dream at Illinois...

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Chase and Sydney Brown are living a football dream at Illinois.Growing up, the identical twins from London, Ontario, often dreamed about playing college football together. That aspiration was put on hold in 2018 when they went...

 2020-11-26 08:22 

Central News Agency

U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex market - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Nov. 26 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Thursday, shedding NT$0.005 to close at the day's high of NT$28.811....

 2020-11-26 08:18 

Central News Agency

Taiwan reports 2 new imported COVID-19 cases - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Nov. 26 (CNA) Two additional imported COVID-19 cases were reported in Taiwan on Thursday, boosting the number of total cases to 625 in the country since the pandemic broke out at the end of last year, according to the Central Epidemic Command Cent...

 2020-11-26 08:11 

China Post

YouTuber gives 2 reasons why 'Taiwan isn't a country'...

YouTuber Nathan Rich gave a resounding...

 2020-11-26 08:11 

China Post

Some Taiwanese protest U.S. pork imports for this 'peculiar reason'...

Taiwan saw an incredible turnout during last week's "Autumn Fight" as protesters held up signs, calling the government to say no to ractopamine pork....

 2020-11-26 08:11 

China Post

| Japanese Christmas market to kick off in Taipei...

4 atre...

 2020-11-26 08:11 

China Post

Malaysian blogger argues Taiwan health insurance better than Singapore...

Recently, Kit, a Malaysian parenting blogger, shared her experience of giving birth in Singapore, spending nearly NT$300,000....

 2020-11-26 07:34 

Central News Agency

Hon Hai focused on 5G patents, 6G chip research: chairman - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Nov. 26 (CNA) Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., a Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing giant, has been focused on securing critical standard 5G patents to boost its competitiveness in that field, according to its chairman Liu Young-way ()....

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Japanese account for highest number of foreign visitors to Taiwan in 2020...

Over 270,000 Japanese visit Taiwan this year as total number of foreign arrivals plunges...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Twins Chase, Sydney Brown living football dream at Illinois...

Twins Chase, Sydney Brown living football dream at Illinois...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Okinawa hopes flights from Taiwan can resume in March...

Number of visitors expected to drop from 9.46 million in 2019 to 3.7 million this year...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

China's top diplomat touts S. Korea ties amid row with US...

China's top diplomat touts S. Korea ties amid row with US...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

If you were there, you will never forget Maradona in Mexico...

If you were there, you will never forget Maradona in Mexico...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

The Latest: Germany passes over 15,000 virus deaths...

The Latest: Germany passes over 15,000 virus deaths...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan Today

Taiwan, Israel hold economic, technological cooperation consultations...

The 13th edition of the Taiwan-Israel Economic and Technological Cooperation Conference took place Nov. 25 via videoconference from Taipei and Jerusalem, with the two sides exchanging views on issues of mutual interest, according to the Ministry of Econom...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan Today

MOFA stages NSP seminar for Indian students in Taiwan...

The New Southbound Policy—Indian Students as Market Navigators seminar was held Nov. 25 in Taipei City as part of government efforts to expand people-to-people exchanges with NSP target country India, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Co...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Taiwan's US envoy self-isolates after coronavirus cluster at TECRO...

11 employees of Taiwan's de facto embassy in US confirmed to be infected this week...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Exclusive: White House considers lifting European travel restrictions - sources...

Exclusive: White House considers lifting European travel restrictions - sources...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Photo of the Day: Thai activists wave Taiwan independence flag...

Thai protestors wave Taiwan independence flag near Chinese embassy in spirit of Milk Tea Alliance...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Rights groups decry attacks on Pakistan's minority Ahmadis...

Rights groups decry attacks on Pakistan's minority Ahmadis...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Taiwan reveals stamps for Year of the Ox...

New stamps cleverly features play on words and will be available on Dec. 1...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Wednesday's Sports In Brief...

Wednesday's Sports In Brief...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

CBS contrasts Taiwan's 'full-on rock concerts' with US' Covid resurgence...

News anchor asks what Taiwan, South Korea got right in their pandemic responses...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Biden faces pressure to deepen ties with Taiwan...

President-elect quoted as saying American support for Taiwan must remain strong, principled, bipartisan...

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Taiwan News

Greek civil servants hold 24-hour strike...

Greek civil servants hold 24-hour strike...

 2020-11-25 07:27 

China Post

Bluebloods Penn St., Michigan enter game with case of blues...

Things to watch during the sixth week of play in the Big Ten Conference:GAME OF THE WEEKPenn State at MichiganThis isn't a game of the week in the traditional sense, but it's sure to draw lots of eyeballs. Penn State is 0-5 for the first time, the...

 2020-11-25 07:27 

China Post

College football picks: Football feast missing some dishes...

The Thanksgiving weekend football feast will be missing a few of the dishes that have become mainstays.Schedules altered and seasons delayed by the pandemic have taken off the table a bunch of rivalry games that have become a staple of the last weekend in...

 2020-11-25 07:27 

China Post

What an offseason! Hawks bulk up big time in free agency...

ATLANTA (AP) — Just like that, the Atlanta Hawks transformed themselves into a playoff contender.A team that averaged less than 25 wins the last three seasons added to its impressive young core with a whirlwind of free-agent signings, capped by the ...

 2020-11-25 07:27 

China Post

Women's hoops set to begin: flexibility key in COVID times...

Eight months after women's college basketball was stopped because of the coronavirus, the sport is back, with the new season tipping off Wednesday.This year, getting to the Final Four, which is slated to be played in San Antonio, might not be purely a...

 2020-11-25 06:32 

Central News Agency

Taiwan shares close down 0.49% - Focus Taiwan...

Taipei, Nov. 25 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed down 68.3 points, or 0.49 percent, at 13,738.83 Wednesday on turnover of NT$263.61 billion (US$9.24 billion)....

 2020-11-25 06:18 

China Post

Transgender Pakistanis find solace in a church of their own...

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's Christian transgender people, often mocked, abused and bullied, say they have found peace and solace in a church of their own.Shunned by other churches, they can raise their voices high here. During a recent s...

 2020-11-25 06:18 

China Post

Japan protests China's island incursions during FM visit...

TOKYO (AP) — Japan used a visit by the Chinese foreign minister on Wednesday to protest Beijing's increased activity and what it calls infiltration around disputed East China Sea islands. Both sides agreed to avoid provocative actions in the con...

 2020-11-25 06:18 

China Post

Defending champs moving on as Sounders oust LAFC 3-1...

SEATTLE (AP) — Nicolas Lodeiro scored early in the first half, Raul Ruidiaz added a second midway through the second, and the defending champion Seattle Sounders beat depleted Los Angeles FC 3-1 on Tuesday night in the opening round of the MLS Cup p...

 2020-11-25 06:18 

China Post

Asia Today: India reports over 44,000 cases, most in Delhi...

NEW DELHI (AP) — India has registered 44,376 new confirmed coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours.The latest increase has taken the total number of cases to 9.22 million, the Health Ministry said Wednesday. Deaths rose by 481, driving the total fata...

 2020-11-25 06:18 

China Post

Hong Kong leader: National security law has been 'effective'...

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said Wednesday that the city's new national security law has been "remarkably effective in restoring stability" after months of political unrest, and that bringing normalcy back to the politic...

 2020-11-25 06:12 

China Post

Californians urged to avoid Thanksgiving gatherings...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With California desperately battling an out-of-control coronavirus surge, the state's health secretary is urging families to avoid gathering for Thanksgiving and Los Angeles County appeared on the brink of issuing a stay-home ...

 2020-11-25 05:18 

China Post

'America is back': Biden pushes past Trump era with nominees...

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Declaring...

 2020-11-25 05:18 

China Post

Amid racial reckoning, Grammys honor the Black experience...

NEW YORK (AP) — With police brutality continuing to devastate Black families and the coronavirus ravishing Black America disproportionately, the world was driven to the significance of this year's Juneteenth more than ever before.And Beyonc knew...

 2020-11-25 05:18 

China Post

Taiwan responds to postponement of Wheeler's trip to Taiwan...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan responded on Tuesday to the postponement of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler's planned visit to Taiwan, stressing that authorities always welcome U.S. cabinet officials to e...

 2020-11-25 05:17 

China Post

Analysis: Biden prioritizes experience with Cabinet picks...

NEW YORK (AP) — Competence is making a comeback.President-elect Joe Biden has prized staying power over star power when making his first wave of Cabinet picks and choices for White House staff, with a premium placed on government experience and prof...

 2020-11-25 05:17 

China Post

AP PHOTOS: Occupied Mexico rights office becomes refuge...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — In a colonial-era building in downtown Mexico City, dozens of feminist activists and crime victims have settled in after nearly three months of occupying the headquarters of Mexico's National Human Rights Commission.The women ...

 2020-11-25 05:17 

China Post

The Weeknd criticizes Grammys over nominations snub...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Weeknd angrily slammed the Grammy Awards, calling them "corrupt" after the pop star walked away with zero nominations despite having multiple hits this year.The three-time Grammy winner criticized the Recording Academy...

 2020-11-25 05:17 

China Post

Ex-prosecutor writes of drug addiction in sentencing letter...

HONOLULU (AP) — A former Honolulu prosecutor, convicted of conspiracy in Hawaii's biggest corruption case that also took down her police chief husband, apologized for her actions in a handwritten letter to the judge Tuesday and blamed a prescrip...

 2020-11-25 05:12 

China Post

Christmas traditions axed as pandemic sweeps rural Kansas...

BELLE PLAINE, Kan. (AP) — It's barely a town anymore, battered by time on the windswept prairie of northwest Kansas. COVID-19 still managed for find Norcatur.Not much remains of the rural hamlet, save for service station, a grain elevator, a lit...

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