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Portland police make 2 arrests amid protest vandalism

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Some people in a small crowd calling for the abolition of police broke windows as they marched in Portland on Monday night, hours after authorities said that a man who was fatall...

Apple to host virtual iPad event, may hint at new AirPods

Many of us may be suffering from virtual event fatigue after a year of video calls. But not Apple, which plans new product announcements at what seems likely to be an iPhone-less online event on Tuesd...

Queen enters 'twilight' of reign after farewell to Philip

LONDON (AP) — Now that the Royal Family has said farewell to Prince Philip, attention will turn to Queen Elizabeth II’s 95th birthday on Wednesday and, in coming months, the celebrations marking her 7...

DFA Hong Kong Young Design Talent Award 2021 Applications Now Open until 28 June

Bringing Hong Kong Young Designers to the Global Stage with Immersive Work or Study Experiences Abroad HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 20 April 2021 - In this volatile era where opportunities come wi...

Taiwan's 'Goddess of Weightlifting' sets 2 world records, earns Olympic spot

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's "Goddess of Weightlifting," Kuo Hsing-chun (郭婞淳), on Monday (April 20) set two world records, won three gold medals, and secured an Olympic berth at...

Tennessee House OKs new transgender 'bathroom bill'

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee House lawmakers on Monday passed a bill that would put public schools and districts at risk of civil lawsuits if they let transgender students or employees use multi-...

The 12 jurors deliberating in the trial of Derek Chauvin

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The jury deliberating in the trial of Derek Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer charged in George Floyd 's death, is a racially diverse group that pledged before testimony ...

World Series of Poker moving from ESPN to CBS Sports

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The World Series of Poker is moving from ESPN to CBS Sports. CBS and PokerGO announced Monday that the CBS Sports Network will be the home of World Series of Poker e...

Pressure mounts for release of Knoxville shooting video

Pressure is mounting on authorities to publicly release police body camera video of a shooting at a school in the Tennessee city of Knoxville that left a student dead and an officer wounded. ...

Bencic, Sakkari win opening matches in Stuttgart

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Eighth-seeded Belinda Bencic had to face down a stubborn performance by a 17 year old on tour debut to reach the second round of the Porsche Grand Prix on Monday. ...

Leaders of Proud Boys ordered jailed on Capitol riot charges

A federal judge on Monday ordered two leaders of the far-right Proud Boys extremist group to be arrested and jailed while awaiting trial on charges they planned and coordinated an attack on the U.S. C...

NYPD agrees to limits on sound cannons, ending 5-year battle

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has agreed to limit its use of sound cannons on crowds, ending a five-year legal battle over claims that the devices caused hearing damage, dizziness and...

DeSantis signs Florida's anti-riot bill, cites Chauvin trial

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's top Republicans cited events in cities around the country — but not the Jan. 6 riots in Washington — as Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill Monday to create tougher pena...

Tour plans to make non-vaccinated golfers pay for COVID test

The PGA Tour is telling its players they will not have to be tested for the coronavirus if they are vaccinated, and those who aren't will have to pay for their own tests starting this summer. ...

Business and economic events scheduled for Tuesday

Business and economic events scheduled for Tuesday. All times are Eastern. Johnson & Johnson reports quarterly financial results before the market opens. ...