Thursday, November 28, 2013
The Taipei District Court yesterday ordered the detention of the aunt of a deceased 3-month-old infant, who died under suspicious circumstances, as a defendant amidst allegations of homicide.
Two unarmed U.S. B-52 bombers flew over disputed islands on a training mission in the East China Sea without informing Beijing, while Japan's main airlines ignored Chinese authorities when their planes passed through a new airspace defense zone on Wednesday., 2 Comments
Businesses spent less last month on machinery, computers and most other items, lowering orders for U.S. long-lasting factory goods. The decline suggests companies may have been reluctant to invest during the 16-day partial government shutdown.
The first book written in what is today the United States of America fetched US$14.2 million in New York on Tuesday, becoming the world's most expensive printed book sold at auction.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
China said Wednesday it had monitored two unarmed U.S. bombers that flew over the East China Sea in defiance of Beijing's declaration it was exercising greater military control over the area., 2 Comments
A sailboat passing through the southern Bahamas islands with about 150 Haitian migrants on board capsized after running aground, killing up to 30 people and leaving the rest clinging to the vessel for hours, authorities said Tuesday.
Chen Deming (陳德銘), chairman of the Association of Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS), arrived in Taiwan yesterday with a team of economic and trade experts for an eight-day visit.