Timeline of Cardinal George Pell's career and accusations

Australia's highest court on Wednesday agreed to hear an appeal by Cardinal George Pell of his convictions for molesting two choirboys in a cathedral more than two decades ago. Some ...

US sporting director Stewart says Berhalter's job is safe

The sporting director of the U.S. Soccer Federation says Gregg Berhalter's job as men's national team coach is safe despite some disappointing results. Berhalter was hired last Decem...

Van Rooyen faces a crucial stretch at end of European season

Erik Van Rooyen's travels in golf have taken him places he wasn't expecting without ever losing sight of the big picture. He wants to be among the elite in golf, and the next month c...

FIFA bans Peruvian soccer official Burga for life

ZURICH (AP) — A South American soccer official acquitted of racketeering in the United States has been banned for life by FIFA for taking bribes. FIFA says it found "overwhelming evi...

Provocative Atlantic asks how civil war can be avoided

NEW YORK (AP) — The Atlantic magazine was founded in the years leading up to the Civil War, so it's worth noting when it produces a special new issue on the theme, "How to stop a Civil War." ...

Taiwan Future Tech Expo to open in December

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Future Tech Exposition (FUTEX 2019) is set to open on Dec. 5 and run through Dec. 8 at the Taipei World Trade Center, with a focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and ...

Spurs retire Parkers' jersey in emotional ceremony

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Boris Diaw was rightly concerned about the well-being of a scrawny 19-year-old kid moving to a new country and attempting to compete against the game's best in the NBA. One odd Chri...

Jiaoxi, Taiwan to open 'Hot Spring Night Market' in mid-December

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's famous hot spring haven Jiaoxi Township is slated to open a new night market in mid-December. Jiaoxi Township, which is situated in northeastern Taiwan'...

The Latest: Morales says he's leaving Bolivia for Mexico

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Bolivia (all times local): 9:40 p.m. Former Bolivian President Evo Morales has tweeted that he is leaving Bolivia for Mexico, w...

Curry hopes to return from broken hand 'in early spring'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry says he "definitely" plans to return this season from his broken left hand and is hoping to be back on the court at "some point in early s...

AP Explains: Did a coup force Bolivia's Evo Morales out?

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Did Bolivia experience a coup or the culmination of a popular movement demanding a president's resignation? Bolivians and countries around the world are weigh...

Prosecutors seek sentencing date for ex-Trump campaign aide

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to set a sentencing date for next month for former Trump campaign official Rick Gates. The request on Monday is a sign that G...

Little Rock teachers union to hold 1-day strike

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Little Rock teachers will strike for one day this week over an Arkansas panel's decision to strip their collective bargaining power and complaints about state control of the 2...

Trump impeachment inquiry heads to live TV coverage

Back in 1973, tens of millions of Americans tuned in to what Variety called "the hottest daytime soap opera" — the Senate Watergate hearings that eventually led to President Richard Ni...

Besieged Portland, Oregon, paramedics get defense training

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A rash of attacks on paramedics in Oregon's largest city in recent months has led the city's ambulance provider to begin mandatory training in defense tactics for all its employe...