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Stories with place: Taiwan
  • A preview of new gear China's military showing off at parade 
    Updated: Sep-02-15 1:10 am

    BEIJING - When China rolls out its latest armaments Thursday for a lavish parade commemorating the defeat of Japan in World War II, defense experts and foreign armies will be watching closely for any revelations about new military capabilities.

  • Taiwan swipe card with pornography star image sells out in 4 hours story has photos
    Updated: Sep-01-15 7:25 am

    TAIPEI, Taiwan - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese pornography star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition.

  • Mexico's 11-1 win eliminates Taiwan from Little League WS story has photos
    Updated: Aug-25-15 6:53 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Catcher Raul Leon drove in five runs with a homer and a single, and Mexico eliminated Taipei, Taiwan with an 11-1 victory on Tuesday at the Little League World Series.

  • Burwash leads Bowling Green, Kentucky, at LLWS story has photos
    Updated: Aug-24-15 10:59 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Eli Burwash scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the fifth inning then earned the save pitching as Bowling Green, Kentucky, avoided elimination Monday at the Little League World Series by beating Taylors, South Carolina, 4-3.

  • Taiwan beats Canada 16-4 in 4 innings in LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-22-15 8:23 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Wei Hung Chou hit a grand slam in the third inning and a two-run shot in fourth to help Taipei, Taiwan, beat White Rock, British Columbia, 16-4 in four innings Saturday night in the Little League World Series.

  • Tomita powers Japan past Taiwan in LLWS 
    Updated: Aug-21-15 9:54 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Kengo Tomita hit two home runs and Tokyo beat Taipei, Taiwan, 7-5 on Friday night in the Little League World Series opener for both teams

  • No new WWII apology from Japanese leader Abe; China critical story has photos
    Updated: Aug-14-15 11:13 pm

    TOKYO - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe acknowledged that Japan inflicted "immeasurable damage and suffering" on innocent people in World War II, but stopped short of offering his own apology, drawing criticism from China and South Korea.

  • Bent in Taiwan storm, 2 mailboxes become celebrities 
    Updated: Aug-14-15 9:28 pm

    TAIPEI, Taiwan - A pair of roadside mailboxes that were uniformly bent by a falling signboard during a typhoon earlier this month have become celebrities in Taiwan, drawing steady lines of people to snap photos and inspiring fan merchandise.

  • Taiwanese film tries to recapture bittersweet love of youth 
    Updated: Aug-13-15 6:40 am

    TAIPEI, Taiwan - It's been dubbed the female version of "You Are the Apple of My Eye," the 2011 Taiwanese blockbuster that took Asia by storm and broke box-office records in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

  • West Virginia enters driver's license agreement with Taiwan 
    Updated: Aug-05-15 3:05 am

    CHARLESTON, West Virginia - West Virginia has entered into a reciprocal driver's license agreement with Taiwan.