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 2021-10-18 17:53 

China Post

Prescott says calf injury not an issue as Cowboys enter bye...

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott promised not to miss any time after straining his right calf on the touchdown pass in overtime that gave the Dallas Cowboys their first win at New England since 1987. The star quarterback believes he can deliver on ...

 2021-10-18 17:53 

China Post

NY Giants fading fast, blown out for second straight week...

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Joe Judge has coached the New York Giants for 22 games and he has gotten all the clichs down. The season is a marathon. It's only six games into the season. There is a lot of football to be played. No one is giving u...

 2021-10-18 17:52 

China Post

Turnovers by Mills doom Texans to fifth straight loss...

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans hoped Davis Mills would take another step forward Sunday against Indianapolis to help them snap a four-game skid. Instead, the rookie quarterback threw two interceptions after halftime to doom the Texans to another ...

 2021-10-18 17:20 

Taiwan News

METAVERSE EMPIRE (MES) was launched to open the age of empire under Metaverse...

METAVERSE EMPIRE (MES) was launched to open the age of empire under Metaverse | 2021-10-18 13:20:00...

 2021-10-18 16:58 

China Post

College towns plan to challenge results of 2020 census...

Some college towns plan to challenge the results of the 2020 census, claiming they were shortchanged because the pandemic forced students to leave campuses and complaining that the undercount could cost them federal money and prestige. College communities...

 2021-10-18 16:54 

China Post

Sinclair probes weekend data breach, ransomware found...

Sinclair Broadcast Group said Monday that it's suffered a data breach and is still working to determine what information the data contained. The company said it started investigating the potential security incident on Saturday and on Sunday it identif...

 2021-10-18 16:54 

China Post

Automakers step up pace on electric vehicle battery plants...

DETROIT (AP) — Global automakers and tech companies are stepping up the pace when it comes to building factories and prepare for what many believe will be a fast-moving transition from internal combustion engines to electric vehicles. On Monday, Toy...

 2021-10-18 16:54 

China Post

DC suspends most of its Metro trains over safety issue...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington's regional Metro system abruptly pulled more than half its fleet of trains from service early Monday morning over a lingering problem with the wheels and axles that caused a dramatic derailing last week. The ruling p...

 2021-10-18 16:53 

China Post

Cam Newton says he's vaccinated and ready for NFL return...

Cam Newton says he has been vaccinated against contracting COVID-19 and is ready to return to the NFL. The quarterback who was cut by New England just before the season began published a video on his YouTube channel saying it's time to get back into p...

 2021-10-18 16:53 

China Post

Jaguars fittingly turn to play called 'slider' to end slide...

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars call it "Slider," a somewhat fitting name for the play that helped end the NFL's longest skid in more than four decades. Coach Urban Meyer and offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell switch...

 2021-10-18 16:53 

China Post

New hoops league for prep standouts signs deal with Gatorade...

ATLANTA (AP) — A startup basketball league with goals of giving high school players another option besides the college route has added Gatorade as its first brand sponsor. Overtime Elite (OTE) announced the multiyear deal to The Associated Press on ...

 2021-10-18 16:53 

China Post

NBA hires Danielle Scott, league's 6th female full-time ref...

Danielle Scott decided to join the family business. She's taken it to a new level. Scott, the daughter of college basketball officials, was promoted Monday to the full-time NBA staff referee roster. She becomes the sixth woman on the current staff, jo...

 2021-10-18 16:53 

China Post

Steelers steady themselves behind linebacker T.J. Watt...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Devin Bush scooped up the loose ball and amid the chaos, immediately started running in the wrong direction before finding his bearings. How very fitting for a team that's spent its first six week...

 2021-10-18 16:52 

China Post

Browns RB Hunt out "weeks" with calf injury, Mayfield TBD...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns running back Kareem Hunt will likely miss more than a month with a "significant"; calf injury sustained in Sunday's loss to Arizona, one of numerous injuries to key players on Cleveland's roster. The Browns (3-...

 2021-10-18 16:38 

Formosa News

Booking system off to a rocky start for 12th round of vaccinations...
 2021-10-18 16:38 

Formosa News

Drone patrol makes checks on underground water pipes...
 2021-10-18 16:38 

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Hon Hai unveils self-developed electric vehicles...
 2021-10-18 16:38 

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Fifth League of Legends School Championship set to kick off...
 2021-10-18 16:38 

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US defense of Taiwan from China a must for rules-based order: think tank researcher...
 2021-10-18 16:38 

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Ambassadors head onto the football pitch, before soccer's World Cup Taiwan kicks off...
 2021-10-18 16:37 

Formosa News

Taiwanese students win accolades at Young Visionary Architecture Competition 2021...
 2021-10-18 16:36 

Formosa News

TRA's vintage blue trains return for sightseeing starting Oct. 23...
 2021-10-18 16:36 

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Taiwan reports 0 local COVID cases, 0 imported cases and 0 deaths...
 2021-10-18 16:35 

Formosa News

Mayors of Hsinchu and Keelung call for mergers an upgrade to special municipality...
 2021-10-18 16:30 

Taiwan News

MSIG Introduces SME Group Medical Insurance Plan Focusing on Flexible Coverage...

MSIG Introduces SME Group Medical Insurance Plan Focusing on Flexible Coverage | 2021-10-18 12:30:00...

 2021-10-18 16:15 

China Post

A good char balances veggie's sweetness...

Burnt food is every cook's nightmare, but you shouldn't be afraid of a good char. It's a fine line, but charring sweeter vegetables such as corn or sweet potatoes builds flavor by introducing a bit of bitterness that balances their natural sug...

 2021-10-18 16:15 

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British Museum to display the world's oldest map of stars...

LONDON (AP) — The British Museum will display what it says is the world's oldest surviving map of the stars in a major upcoming exhibition on the Stonehenge stone circle. The 3,600-year-old "Nebra Sky Disc," first discovered in Germany i...

 2021-10-18 16:15 

China Post

Restaurants closed in parts of Slovakia amid COVID-19 surge...

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Slovakia on Monday reimposed coronavirus restrictions in the hardest-hit parts of the country amid the latest surge of infections. Five counties all located in northern Slovakia are affected by the measures, which include...

 2021-10-18 16:15 

China Post

Soul Train Awards headed to Apollo for the first time...

NEW YORK (AP) — The annual Soul Train Awards will be presented for the first time at New York City's Apollo Theater, the legendary Harlem performance venue, as two icons of Black culture team up. The 2021 awards show, which honors the year's...

 2021-10-18 16:05 

China Post

Trial to begin for Philadelphia man accused in cops shooting...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The trial of a Philadelphia man charged with shooting six police officers during an hourslong standoff in August 2019 is scheduled to start Monday. Maurice Hill, 38, faces more than 70 counts including dozens of charges of attemp...

 2021-10-18 16:04 

China Post

Country star Luke Bryan to host CMA Awards...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Luke Bryan has taken home the top prize at the CMA Awards, but he'll step into a larger role when he hosts the awards show in November. The Country Music Association and ABC announced on Monday that the...

 2021-10-18 16:04 

China Post

Column: Larson surges as others stumble in NASCAR playoffs...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — It had been more than seven years since Joey Logano was knocked out of a race with an engine failure. The Roush Yates engines had been so reliable that an issue with the powerplant was the least of Team Penske's concerns. ...

 2021-10-18 16:04 

China Post

US extends military support to Georgia for 6 years...

TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has signed an agreement to continue American support for Georgia's military for six years. The current agreement for such support is to expire at the end of the year, but Austin and Geo...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

China Post

Belarus suspends routine medical care to focus on COVID-19...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Belarus on Monday ordered a halt to routine medical care at state clinics in order to devote more resources to coronavirus patients. The Health Ministry said the suspended services include medical examinations and screenings, ph...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

China Post

Slovenia PM blames rising infections on virus protesters...

LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) — Slovenia's populist prime minister on Monday blamed a rise in COVID-19 infections on protests in early October that erupted into clashes between police and thousands of opponents of vaccination and coronavirus restrict...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

The Liberty Times Editorial: Taiwan not yet a ‘normal’ society ...

Double Ten Day, Oct. 10 every year, is an important day for Taiwan, as it marks the Republic of China's (ROC) National Day.Major holidays are usually a time for celebration and commemorative activities, but among all the clamor and excitement, Double ...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Guide for fatal tour questioned, released on bail ...

A woman surnamed Su () has been questioned and released on bail after she led an outing on Saturday that ended in six people being swept into New Taipei City's Beishi River (), with at least four of them dead and two still missing, the Keelung Distric...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

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In-person and virtual Art Taipei to open ...

Art Taipei, an annual contemporary art fair in its 28th year, is to open at the Taipei World Trade Center in Xinyi District () on Thursday.The fair is to bring together more than 4,000 works represented by 124 galleries from Taiwan and abroad, said the Ta...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

Wistron to spend NT$10bn on facilities in Kaohsiung ...

Contract electronics manufacturer Wistron Corp () plans to invest NT$10 billion (US$356.95 million) in manufacturing facilities at Kaohsiung's Cianjhen Technology Industrial Park (), the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said yesterday. The investme...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

EDITORIAL: Let free market regulate 5G service ...

As Taiwan enters its second year of 5G services, now is not the right time for the regulator to push for price cuts in 5G services, as all telecoms are in an investment spree on 5G infrastructure and are exploring new applications to entice 4G users to up...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Air force drills test defense skills in Pingtung County ...

The air force yesterday started its annual Tien Lung drills, with the bulk of the exercises taking place in Pingtung County's Jiadong Township (), a military source said.Indigenous Defense Fighters, F-16Vs and Mirage 2000 jets were taking part in the ...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

It’s time to step in to save higher education ...

As a result of a falling birthrate, enrollment in four-year technical programs and two-year junior colleges at 27 private universities has dropped to less than 60 percent, while nine universities have had to close in the past few years. Keeping up enrollm...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

Rosario hit hands Braves 2-0 lead ...

More late-night magic has the Atlanta Braves just two wins away from the World Series.Eddie Rosario on Sunday delivered Atlanta's second straight walk-off hit in the ninth inning, giving the Braves a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers and a comm...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Renovated Breezy Blue to resume ...

Breezy Blue, the Taiwan Railways Administration's (TRA) tourism train, is to be launched on the South Link Line on Saturday.The railway operator spent about 10 months restoring the blue diesel-powered train, which first provided service to students an...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

Malaysian court releases convicted ex-PM Najib’s passport for Singapore trip ...

The Malaysian Court of Appeal yesterday granted a request from former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, who was convicted on graft charges last year, to temporarily release his passport so he could attend the birth of his grandchild in Singapore, a pr...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

Lite-On predicts 10% revenue increase ...

Electronic components supplier Lite-On Technology Corp () yesterday said it expects revenue to grow at a quarterly pace of 10 percent this quarter, thanks to shipment delays of some automotive devices, computers and consumer electronics due to key compone...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Taiwanese amateur wins international shogi title ...

A Taiwanese self-taught shogi player on Sunday defeated a Chinese opponent to win the Eighth International Shogi Tournament, which was held online this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Shogi, also known as Japanese chess or the "Game of Generals,"...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Changes target buses, trucks ...

Large motor vehicles not equipped with lateral protection devices are to incur fines of NT$12,000 to NT$24,000 after the legislature's Transportation Committee gave preliminary approval to amendments to the Road Traffic Management and Penalty Act ().T...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

UK handling of scientist’s asylum claim under fire ...

A scientist conducting groundbreaking research into renewable energy is facing deportation with his family to Sri Lanka, where he was tortured, after receiving contradictory information about his case from the British Home Office.Nadarajah Muhunthan, 47, ...

 2021-10-18 16:00 

Taipei Times

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Lithuanian lawmaker eyeing ‘strong’ first visit ...

The head of a Taiwan friendship group in the Lithuanian parliament plans to organize a "strong delegation" made up of ruling and opposition lawmakers to visit Taiwan to learn how the nations can cooperate and create "win-win" scenarios for...

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