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Timeline of NBA in 1960s as league celebrates 75th season

Timeline of the National Basketball Association during the 1960s. The timeline includes milestone moments in the league’s history and key moments off the court as the NBA celebrates its 75th season: ...

Top Taipei Thanksgiving dining options for 2021

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — For those longing for a Thanksgiving dinner in Taipei, including turkey with all the fixings, Taiwan News has created a list of restaurants and hotels that offer either di...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Jan. 11, the 11th day of 2021. There are 354 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 11,...

Rafer Johnson, 1960 Olympic decathlon champion, dies at 86

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rafer Johnson, who won the decathlon at the 1960 Rome Olympics and helped subdue Robert F. Kennedy’s assassin in 1968, died Wednesday. He was 86. He died at his ho...

Coronavirus robs biblical Bethlehem of Christmas cheer

BETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — The coronavirus has cast a pall over Christmas celebrations in Bethlehem, all but shutting down the biblical town revered as Jesus’ birthplace at the height of the normally...

Pete Hamill, legendary New York columnist, has died

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Hamill, the self-taught, street-wise newspaper columnist whose love affair with New York inspired a colorful and uniquely influential journalistic career and produced several book...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, June 5, the 157th day of 2020. There are 209 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 5, 196...

12 hotels in Taiwan found in violation of food safety standards

Twelve hotels in Taiwan, rated as five-star or international tourist class, were found earlier this year to be in violation of food safety standards, and fines were imposed accordingly, the Food and D...

Taiwan Migrant fishermen in bridge collapse to receive priority: MOL

The Ministry of Labor (MOL) will grant fishermen involved in a bridge collapse in Yilan earlier this month who are looking to move to factory jobs an extended period in which to find work, according t...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, June 5, the 156th day of 2019. There are 209 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 5, ...

Removal of disputed Los Angeles school mural put on hold

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amid growing objections, the Los Angeles Unified School District has paused plans to paint over a campus mural of actress Ava Gardner that Koreatown activists contend resembles the ...

Disputed LA school mural defended by prominent artist

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A prominent artist will insist that one of his murals be removed from a Los Angeles school if officials follow through on plans to cover up another artist's mural that some activist...

Juan Romero, who aided wounded Robert Kennedy, dies at 68

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The hotel busboy who came to Robert F. Kennedy's aid when the New York senator was shot in Los Angeles has died. The Los Angeles Times reported Thursday that Juan ...

Game on! 5-star hotels to watch 2018 FIFA World Cup

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicks off, some luxurious hotels and popular sports bars are promoting special cuisines and holding exciting events to get soccer fans' atte...

RFK's birthplace marking 50 years since his assassination

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) — Robert F. Kennedy's birthplace is opening its doors in somber remembrance of his assassination 50 years ago. The John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Sit...