WORLD Headline

Italian sides in good shape in Europa League
Italian sides in good shape in Europa League

By STEVE DOUGLAS
Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- While Italian teams struggle to advance in the Champions League, Serie A could have a clean sweep of representatives in the...full story
updated 2014-11-26 08:42 PM
The WORLD Gallery
FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2012 file photo, actress Judith Ivey poses for a portrait at the Empire Hotel in New York. Producers of In this photo taken Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, Anupam Pathak, a senior hardware engineer at Google, shows off the prototype of the Liftware Spoon he developed that helps people eat without spilling in Mountain View, Calif. Just in time for the holidays, Google is throwing it FILE In this photo taken Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, and Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, appear before the Senate Armed Services Committee, the first in a series of high-profile Capitol Hill hearings.   Defense Secretary Hagel resigning from Obama Cabinet Monday.    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite/File) Lesley McSpadden, the mother of Michael Brown, left standing on the top of a car, reacts as she listens to the announcement of the grand jury decision Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked sometimes violent protests. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) In this photo taken Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, Shirin Vala, 65, who is an essential tremor patient, uses a Liftware Spoon to eat without spilling at her home in Oakland, Calif. Just in time for the holidays, Google is throwing it James Cartmill holds an American flag while protesting in Oakland, Calif., on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, after the announcement that a grand jury decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. Several thousand protesters marched through Oakland with some shutting down freeways, looting, burning garbage and smashing windows. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) President Barack Obama leaves the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, after the Ferguson grand jury decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) In this photo taken Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, Anupam Pathak, a senior hardware engineer at Google, shows off the prototype of the Liftware Spoon he developed that helps people eat without spilling in Mountain View, Calif. Just in time for the holidays, Google is throwing it Protesters lay down on a street in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, Calf., Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, after the announcement of the grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. (AP Photo/Nick Ut) Protesters lay down on a street, Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, in Los Angeles, Calf., Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, after the announcement of the grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)
    Updated: 2014撟?1??26? 21:20 GMT+08:00
WORLD
 
Italian sides in good shape in Europa League Italian sides in good shape in Europa League
By STEVE DOUGLAS
Associated Press

MANCHESTER, England (AP) -- While Italian teams struggle to advance in the Champions League, Serie A could have a clean sweep of representatives in the....Fullstory

2014-11-26 08:42 PM

Hafeez ton anchors Pakistan to 186-3 at tea

Associated Press

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Fit-again Mohammad Hafeez hit an aggressive century in anchoring Pakistan to 186-3 at tea in the third and final....Fullstory

2014-11-26 07:01 PM

3rd ODI: Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe Scores

Associated Press

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- Scores Wednesday after Bangladesh's innings against Zimbabwe in the third one-day international at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium: ___ Bangladesh 297-6 (Anamul Haque 95,....Fullstory

2014-11-26 06:42 PM

Germany to require 30 pct women in top boardrooms

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- Germany's coalition government wants major companies to have at least 30 percent women on its supervisory boards. The leaders of Germany's Social Democrats....Fullstory

2014-11-26 06:01 PM

In Britain, US turkey dinner is business In Britain, US turkey dinner is business
By DANICA KIRKA
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Big-breasted turkeys in butcher shop windows. Harvest displays of pumpkin and corn. Sandwich boards describing groaning feasts. Thanksgiving isn't a holiday in Britain,....Fullstory

2014-11-26 05:22 PM

New Thai tourism strategy: 'I Hate Thailand'
By JOCELYN GECKER
Associated Press

BANGKOK (AP) -- It's been a bad year for tourism in Thailand, and at first glance it looked like a new YouTube video was adding....Fullstory

2014-11-26 05:22 PM

EU's Juncker proposes $380 billion investment plan

Associated Press

BRUSSELS (AP) -- Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Union's executive branch, is proposing a 315-billion euro ($380 billion) investment plan to boost the....Fullstory

2014-11-26 05:01 PM

Once maligned, Iran's Jews find greater acceptance Once maligned, Iran's Jews find greater acceptance
By ALI AKBAR DAREINI
Associated Press

YAZD, Iran (AP) -- More than a thousand people trekked across Iran this past week to visit a shrine in this ancient Persian city, a....Fullstory

2014-11-26 04:42 PM

3rd test: Pakistan vs New Zealand Scoreboard

Associated Press

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Scoreboard Wednesday at lunch on the first day of the third test between Pakistan and New Zealand at the....Fullstory

2014-11-26 04:42 PM

AP sources: Govt to set a stricter smog standard AP sources: Govt to set a stricter smog standard
By DINA CAPPIELLO
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The stricter smog standard being proposed by the Obama administration joins a string of historic -- and controversial -- moves by the....Fullstory

2014-11-26 04:22 PM

Asian News Digest, AS

Associated Press

ASIA: HONG KONG-DEMOCRACY PROTEST HONG KONG -- Police arrest key student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests as they clear barricades in one volatile district, throwing into....Fullstory

2014-11-26 08:22 PM

3rd ODI: Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe Scoreboard

Associated Press

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) -- Scoreboard Wednesday after Bangladesh's innings against Zimbabwe in the third one-day international at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium: ....Fullstory

2014-11-26 06:42 PM

Corporate Social Responsibility Weekly Recap (November 19, 2014

Associated Press

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 26, 2014--The following releases focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and moved during the week of November 19, 2014 ?V November 25, 2014. ST.....Fullstory

2014-11-26 06:22 PM

Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site
By KELVIN CHAN
Associated Press

HONG KONG (AP) -- Police arrested key student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests on Wednesday as they cleared barricades in one volatile district, throwing....Fullstory

2014-11-26 05:42 PM

Activists raise Raqqa strikes death toll to 95

Associated Press

BEIRUT (AP) -- Activists have raised the death toll from a series of Syrian government airstrikes on the Islamic State group's stronghold in northeastern Syria....Fullstory

2014-11-26 05:22 PM

Impoverished Lebanese city is target for IS group Impoverished Lebanese city is target for IS group
By DIAA HADID
Associated Press

TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) -- Jamal Hayak is finally fixing up his restaurant, damaged a month ago in clashes between the army and militants in this....Fullstory

2014-11-26 05:22 PM

BC-BKN--NBA Leaders

Associated Press

BC-BKN--NBA Leaders,0374 NBA LEADERS ....Fullstory

2014-11-26 05:01 PM

MetLife Announces China

Associated Press

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 26, 2014--MetLife Inc. (NYSE: MET), one of the largest life insurance companies in the world, through Sino US MetLife Insurance Company Limited, today....Fullstory

2014-11-26 04:42 PM

3rd test: Pakistan vs. New Zealand Scores

Associated Press

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Scores Wednesday at lunch on the first day of the third cricket test between Pakistan and New Zealand at....Fullstory

2014-11-26 04:22 PM

Curry powers Warriors past Heat 114-97 Curry powers Warriors past Heat 114-97

Associated Press

MIAMI (AP) -- So much for Stephen Curry's mini-shooting slump. Curry scored 40 points on 11-of-18 shooting as the Golden State Warriors beat the Miami Heat....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:42 PM

HOME |  WORLD |  Politics |  Business |  Sports |  Lifestyle |  TAIWAN |  Technology |  Health |  SUPPLEMENT |  Society |  OPINION
  • Taiwan News  ©  2014 All Rights Reserved.