Super Typhoon Meranti brought heavy rains and widespread damage to southwest Taiwan Wednesday, forcing evacuations and leaving thousands without power.
The most powerful storm of 2016 washed away cars, flooded streets and reportedly washed dozens of boats away.
12:00 American presidents have a long history of walking back tough talk on China10
07:36 Taiwan’s leader says call with Trump didn’t reflect U.S. policy change13
21:28 Trump’s Taiwan two-step: How one phone call became both a meaningless courtesy and a savvy power play13
01:20 Trump’s Taiwan phone call was long planned, say people who were involved22