NC State's NCAA case recommended for independent process

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State’s NCAA case involving recruiting violations tied to former Wolfpack one-and-done star Dennis Smith Jr. has been recommended to go through an independent inves...

214 Taiwanese back in Taiwan after long ordeal in Hubei province

A second special flight carrying 214 Taiwan nationals who had been stranded in Hubei province in China because of the new coronavirus outbreak touched down late Monday at Taoyuan International Airport...

Opening day memories: From Seaver to Scully, Ted to the Ted

No game today. On what was supposed to be opening day all around the majors, ballparks will be shut Thursday because of the coronavirus pandemic. So while we wait a...

College athletes choosing whether to stay in US or head home

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — All but one of Anna Makurat's teammates headed home after the NCAA canceled this year's postseason basketball tournament and the school suspended classes amid the COVID-19 pandemi...

AP FACT CHECK: Trump claims rising suicides if US stays shut

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is making a baseless claim of surging suicides if the U.S. economy remains mostly shut due to the spread of the coronavirus. There's no evidence that suicides ...

Taiwan airlines refuse passengers with fever, require masks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China Airlines (CAL) and EVA Air will turn away passengers with a fever and require others to wear a mask during flights, except for meal times, to prevent the Wuhan coron...

Stan Johnson hired as Loyola Marymount basketball coach

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Loyola Marymount hired Stan Johnson as its basketball coach Friday. Johnson spent the last five years at Marquette, most recently as associate head coach. The Gold...

Chinese coronavirus patient took CAL flights transiting in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese woman diagnosed with the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) traveled by China Airlines (CAL) from San Francisco to Chengdu, transiting at Taiwan Taoyuan International ...

Titans trade 5-time Pro Bowl lineman Jurrell Casey to Denver

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans kept their starting offense together with only one exception before the start of free agency. The defense will look very different. ...

Taiwanese airlines halt flights to US, Europe after new Wuhan virus cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's major carriers, as well as international airlines, are cutting down on flights to and from Europe and the U.S. after a rash of new imported cases of Wuhan cor...

China Airlines offers refund for passengers affected by Wuhan virus

China Airlines (CAL), one of Taiwan's largest carriers, announced Saturday that overseas customers who have booked flights between Jan. 20 and April 30 but are barred from entering the country due...

Cal thumps Stanford to advance to Pac-12 quarterfinals

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Matt Bradley and Paris Austin both had 18 points along with six rebounds each to lead California past Stanford 63-51 at the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament on Wednesday night. ...

Chinese refuse protective clothing for Taiwanese evacuees, 30 rejected

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During preparations to transport Taiwanese evacuees from Wuhan on Tuesday and Wednesday (March 10 and 11), Chinese authorities refused Taiwan's request that the passen...

Taiwan evacuates 361 on 2 flights from Wuhan, those with fevers rejected

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan evacuated a total of 361 Taiwanese nationals on two charter flights, which landed in Taoyuan on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning (March 10 and 11), but those who...

Monahan says PGA Tour expects to be in Austin for Match Play

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The next World Golf Championship starts in two weeks in Austin, Texas, and PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan “fully expects” the Dell Match Play to go on as scheduled. ...