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Alibaba stock dives nearly 11% after company admits slower growth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Alibaba’s Hong Kong share price tanked Friday (Nov. 19) after the company warned investors of slowing growth. The nosedive amounted to a 10.7% cut to the company&...

Cashman says Boone made decision to move Torres to second

CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Yankees manager Aaron Boone made the decision to shift Gleyber Torres from shortstop to second base late in the season. General manager Brian Cashman said Tue...

Uber Q3 loss widens on investment losses, revenue up 72%

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber on Thursday posted a big rebound in third-quarter revenue thanks to riders and drivers returning from pandemic lockdowns, but its bottom-line loss was wider than Wall Street ...

Philippines: Can boxer Manny Pacquiao win the presidency?

Five candidates have emerged in the Philippines as vying for the presidency in 2022, the most famous of which is boxer Manny Pacquiao. Pacquiao, who holds the distinction of being the only boxing cha...

Taiwan's Golden Bell-winning 'Magician on the Skywalk' in hot water over VFX

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the success of ‘The Magician on the Skywalk’ at the 56th Golden Bell Awards (GBAs), Lin Chia-chi (林家齊), GBA judge and founder of MoonShine Animation,...

China tightens political control of internet giants

BEIJING (AP) — The ruling Communist Party is tightening political control over China’s internet giants and tapping their wealth to pay for its ambitions to reduce reliance on U.S. and European technol...

Harper homers, Suárez shuts down Marlins in Phils' 5-0 win

MIAMI (AP) — Bryce Harper had three hits including his 35th homer, Ranger Suárez pitched seven scoreless innings, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Miami Marlins 5-0 on Friday night. ...

Braves survive scary ninth inning, hold off Phillies 2-1

ATLANTA (AP) — A dominant late-September performance by Charlie Morton left the Atlanta Braves hoping it was a preview of October postseason starts to come. Morton threw seven scorel...

Yankees top Red Sox 8-3, snap Boston's 7-game win streak

BOSTON (AP) — Gerrit Cole took a two-hit shutout into the sixth inning and Giancarlo Stanton hit a three-run homer to lead the Yankees to an 8-3 victory Friday night, snapping Boston’s seven-game winn...

Gregorius' HR rallies Phillies, cuts Braves' NL East lead

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Didi Gregorius hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the seventh inning, Bryce Harper had an RBI double and the Philadelphia Phillies pulled closer to first place in the NL East wi...

Phillies rally from 6 down, beat Bucs 12-6 to gain on Braves

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — J.T. Realmuto homered and drove in four, Ronald Torreyes hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the sixth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies erased a six-run deficit to beat the P...

Sun forward Jones, coach Miller win major AP WNBA awards

Jonquel Jones is no stranger to winning Associated Press WNBA awards. In previous years, the Connecticut Sun forward has been honored by the media that votes on the weekly AP WNBA p...

EXCLUSIVE Didi co-founder Liu told associates she plans to leave - sources

Didi Global Inc (DIDI.N) co-founder and President Jean Liu has told some close associates that she intends to step down, two sources familiar with the matter said, as the Chinese ride-hailing giant fa...

Wheeler, Phillies hold off Mets 4-3 to boost playoff hopes

NEW YORK (AP) — Cy Young Award candidate Zack Wheeler wore down early, MVP contender Bryce Harper was mostly quiet at the plate and still the Philadelphia Phillies found a way. “If y...

Harper homers, rallies Phils from 7 down in 17-8 win vs Cubs

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper keeps earning those “MVP!” chants in Philly. Harper doubled to start a seven-run, game-tying rally in the fourth inning, doubled in the go-ahead run ...