The Latest: Prosecutor says ski resort execs, others lied

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Latest on the indictment of officials in what prosecutors say was a fraudulent Vermont investment plan (all times local): ____ 4:05 p.m. ...

Ski resort execs, businessman, indicted on fraud charges

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The former owner and former president of a Vermont ski resort accused in a multimillion-dollar fraud case have been indicted on multiple federal charges over a failed plan to bu...

Kashima, Guangzhou advance in Asian Champions League

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Defending champion Kashima Antlers and two-time winner Guangzhou Evergrande both advanced to the knockout round of the Asian Champions League on Wednesday. ...

Japan urges traditional order for Japanese names

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's government wants the world to begin using the country's traditional order for Japanese names, with family names first. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe would become Abe...

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Asian shares edge higher following advance on Wall Street

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares edged in Asia on Wednesday after a rebound in technology stocks helped power an overnight rally on Wall Street. Investors bought technology shares after the U.S...

North Korea calls Biden 'fool of low IQ' over Kim criticism

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has labeled Joe Biden a "fool of low IQ" and an "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human being" after the Democratic presidential hopeful during a recent...

Column: Why it took 4 majors for Koepka to get his due

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Majors matter more than any other golf tournament. They are not the sole measure of greatness. And that might be one reason it took Brooks ...

Shanghai SIPG, Urawa Reds advance in Asian Champions League

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Shanghai SIPG and Urawa Reds both advanced to the knockout round of the Asian Champions League on Tuesday. Former Brazil international Oscar scored a hat tr...

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South Korea to increase fines for travelers carrying pork products

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To stop the possible spread of the African Swine Fever (ASF) virus, starting in June, the South Korean government will begin imposing strict fines for any travelers caught...

China: Thousands of North Korean women forced into prostitution: report

A report published by the Korea Future Initiative, a London-based NGO, reveals that thousands of North Korean women and girls are being subjected to forced marriage and prostitution in China. The rep...

Make or break for cashed-up Chinese teams in Asian CL

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Despite the significant sums of money spent by Chinese Super League teams on big-name foreign stars, three of its four representatives in the Asian Champions League are in da...