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Palauan president sports ambigram cap during visit to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Palau President Surangel Whipps, Jr. was spotted on Wednesday (March 31) wearing a cap showing the English words “Hello Taiwan,” which also displayed the Chine...

LB Williamson, TEs Griffin and Brown practice again for Jets

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The banged-up New York Jets received a boost on the practice field Sunday as linebacker Avery Williamson and tight ends Ryan Griffin and Daniel Brown participated in team dri...

Jets' Herndon focused on bouncing back from lost season

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Herndon was all set for a big breakout season a year ago with the New York Jets. A four-game suspension and a few tough injuries put those plans on hold. Now, ...

Ex-wife of 'Da Vinci Code' author alleges he led double life

BOSTON (AP) — The ex-wife of “The Da Vinci Code” author Dan Brown has filed a lawsuit alleging the man known for writing about conspiracies and secret societies led a double life during their marriage...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, June 22, the 174th day of 2020. There are 192 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 22,...

Baseball to beaches: Coast is different 10 years after spill

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) — As millions of gallons of crude oil spewed into the blue water of the Gulf of Mexico from a blown-out BP well in 2010, coastal residents wondered whether their home would eve...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, April 7, the 98th day of 2020. There are 268 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 7, 1...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, June 22, the 173rd day of 2019. There are 192 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 22,...

Review: 'Malta Exchange' is blend of history and thrills

"The Malta Exchange" (Minotaur), by Steve Berry Steve Berry's pragmatic hero Cotton Malone soon regrets taking on what is supposed to be a simple mission in "The Malta Exchange," the...

Publisher of 'Fire and Fury, Stephen Rubin, names successor

NEW YORK (AP) — The publisher of such blockbusters as "Fire and Fury" and "The Da Vinci Code" has made plans for a successor. Stephen Rubin will leave his position as president and p...

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

iBook charts for week ending September 23, 2018: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher : iBooks US Bestseller List - Paid Books 1. Fear by Bob Woodward ...

London bridge attacker had history of violence, drinking

LONDON (AP) — An inquest into the death of five people in an extremist attack last year on the British parliament has revealed that the attacker had a history of violence and heavy drinking and had to...

Canadian mom served cleaning solution instead of latte

LETHBRIDGE, Alberta (AP) — A Canadian woman pregnant with her third child says she was served a cleaning agent at a McDonald's restaurant instead of the latte she ordered. Sarah Doug...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, June 22, the 173rd day of 2018. There are 192 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 22, 1...

The Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown visits Taiwan

Taipei, May 25 (CNA) Dan Brown, author of the renowned novel the "The Da Vinci Code," said in Taipei on Friday that a source of inspiration for his books that often pit science against relig...