By Wang Kuan-jen and Jake Chung / Staff reporter, with staff writerSixteen passengers were yesterday trapped in ferris wheel carriages at the Miramar
‘CHEATING’: Killing convicts is not the answer to public demands for better child protection and building a safer society, death penalty advocates and
OUTSPOKEN: On April 7, 1989, Deng Nan-jung set himself on fire rather than be arrested another time for antigovernment materials he published in his m
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 113:10pm: Six prisoners to the Kaohsiung Prison’s medical facility on the pretext of seeking treatment.3:30pm: The six head to the rec
/ Staff writer, with CNAPresident Chain Store Corp’s 7-Eleven convenience store chain opened its first store on Orchid Island （蘭嶼, also known as Lanyu
FOUL BALL? The Ministry of Culture is under fire for allowing a 'commerical' event at the former prison, which for decades housed political prisoners
SECURITY ISSUES: Critics said extending the allotted vacation time in Taiwan for independent travelers from China may play in the hands of those doing
SEARCH AND RESCUE: As city officials and companies sought the cause of the series of explosions that claimed 26 lives, teams searched the rubble for s
Staff writer, with CNAHung Yu-ting （洪郁婷） had only a few minutes to act after TransAsia Airways Flight GE222 crashed in rain and darkness on the outlyi
The London Fire Brigade said Monday it was facing a rising number of callouts for people trapped in handcuffs, blaming it on a best-selling erotic nov
A gluten-free, wheat-free store in Australia has come under fire for charging customers A$5 just for looking at products on display.
A car dealership in Florida has launched an unusual promotion - a free AK-47 rifle with every truck purchased.佛羅里達州一家汽車經銷商發起一項不尋常的促銷活動——每買一輛卡車就送一支AK-4
Every Thursday night, Lonnie Bishop and Lisa Case have a dinner date. For $5 each, the couple dines on fancy hot dogs served from a food truck.
A spurned wife who set fire to her family home so her cheating husband would get nothing in a divorce has walked free from court.
A senior Australian Senator who was handcuffed in his underpants to a pole during a drunken night in a Russian strip club, said he learned from the ex
The government plans to tighten regulations for production of a type of ham that is a staple of the Spanish diet and an increasingly popular export to
Canadian scientists believe the polyphenols can block production of free radical molecules, high levels of which can damage gum tissue.
French chef Paul Bocuse, famous for earning the top three-star rating from the Michelin food guide for 40 years in a row, has revealed that he shares
Two masked men in a car sprayed white powder at students walking to school in a Japanese city near Tokyo, sending scores of people to hospital complai