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Stories with place: Taipei
  • Taiwan swipe card with pornography star image sells out in 4 hours story has photos
    Updated: Sep-01-15 7:25 am

    TAIPEI, Taiwan - A special edition swipe card for Taiwan's mass transit featuring the clothed image of a Japanese pornography star sold out within hours overnight via a telephone hotline, despite a storm of opposition.

  • Burwash leads Bowling Green, Kentucky, at LLWS story has photos
    Updated: Aug-24-15 10:59 pm

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pennsylvania - Eli Burwash scored the go-ahead run in the bottom of the fifth inning then earned the save pitching as Bowling Green, Kentucky, avoided elimination Monday at the Little League World Series by beating Taylors, South Carolina, 4-3.

  • Bent in Taiwan storm, 2 mailboxes become celebrities 
    Updated: Aug-14-15 9:28 pm

    TAIPEI, Taiwan - A pair of roadside mailboxes that were uniformly bent by a falling signboard during a typhoon earlier this month have become celebrities in Taiwan, drawing steady lines of people to snap photos and inspiring fan merchandise.