President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump have spoken over the phone and discussed issues including economy and defense, the Presidential Office said Saturday.
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said Thursday he has picked tough-talking retired-General James Mattis to be his defense secretary as he soaked up adulation at a buoyant Ohio rally that recalled this year's rough-and-tumble campaign.
An ailing Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon, was evacuated from the South Pole to New Zealand where he was hospitalized Thursday in stable condition.
So far, the hundreds of protesters fighting the Dakota Access pipeline have shrugged off the heavy snow, icy winds and frigid temperatures that have swirled around their large encampment on the North Dakota grasslands.
A package that blew up when a man opened it contained a homemade explosive, and police have video of the person who dropped it off, authorities said Thursday.
It only takes a minute for a crispy Christmas tree to touch off a raging inferno.
Damien Chazelle's Los Angeles musical "La La Land" was named best film of the year by the New York Film Critics Circle.
Fashion designer Tom Ford says first lady-to-be Melania Trump likely won't be wearing his clothes in the White House.
Hot, sticky and sweaty, rapper Kendrick Lamar performed Thursday night inside a spaceship looking dome on the beach as part of the Art Basel Miami Beach festivities.
A US$4 million lighting makeover promises to dial up the wow factor of Niagara Falls at night.