SpaceX Launches Taiwan Space Agency Satellite From Vandenberg AFBAn Earth-observation satellite for Taiwan's National Space Organization was launched into orbit from California on Thursday.
Multiple Buildings Collapse In 6.4 Taiwan EarthquakeA strong earthquake with a 6.4 magnitude struck the southern end of Taiwan early Saturday, toppling some buildings on the island.
Typhoon Soudelor Heads For Taiwan With 145 MPH WindsOn Monday, Typhoon Soudelor was labeled “Super Typhoon Soudelor,” the strongest tropical cyclone on Earth so far in 2015.
Powerful Earthquakes Rock Taiwan; Tsunami Evacuation LiftedA strong undersea magnitude-6.8 earthquake struck between Taiwan and southern Japan on Monday, sparking a house fire that killed a person outside of Taiwan's capital and causing Japanese authorities to evacuate some schoolchildren as a tsunami precaution.
Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Strikes TaiwanThe U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.6 earthquake has struck in Taiwan Sunday night.
Taiwan Plane Crash Caught On Dramatic Video Kills At Least 23Rescuers used a crane to hoist a wrecked TransAsia Airways plane from a shallow river in Taiwan's capital late Wednesday as they searched into the night for 18 people missing in a crash that killed at least 25 others.
Plane Crash Lands In Taiwan, Killing 51 PeopleTaiwan's Central News Agency says a plane has crashed in a failed emergency landing, killing 51 people.
Women From China, Taiwan Pay $30,000 To Give Birth In Bay Area, Get U.S. Citizenship For ChildA growing number of women from China and Taiwan are coming to the Bay Area to have their babies and get U.S. Citizenship for their children. So-called “maternity homes” have popped up in Foster City, Fremont, and San Jose.
Leland Yee, 'Shrimp Boy' Reach International Scandal Milestone With Taiwanese Animation ParodyMuch has been made of the Holywood-like drama circling around the indictment of now-suspended State Senator Leland Yee, but it appears folks in Taiwan are way ahead of Tinseltown in getting the story on screen.
Seniors On Motorcycles Begin Tour Of California CoastNine men from Taiwan men ranging in age from 76 to 89 caught motorcycle rides Tuesday with American riders in San Jose to start a three-day highway trip to Los Angeles.
Google Invests In Taiwanese 'Glass' Chip Maker Google Inc. has invested in a Taiwanese microchip maker that makes chips used in its Google Glass, the eyeglass-enabled devices it was testing that can shoot photos and video and access the Internet.
Deadly Earthquake Strikes Central TaiwanA strong earthquake struck central Taiwan on Wednesday, killing at one person and injuring 19 as it damaged buildings on the quake-prone island.