Will open seats be familiar sight in sports as virus fades?

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Empty seats have been the norm the past few years at the University of Kansas, where a succession of football coaches has failed to turn around the flailing fortunes of the Jayha...

Kylie Jenner, Forbes spar over story on billionaire status

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forbes magazine, which once declared Kylie Jenner a billionaire on its cover, says she no longer deserves the title, but Jenner is pushing back. ...

Federer tops highest-earning athlete list at more than $100M

Roger Federer leads the annual Forbes ranking of highest-paid athletes with what the magazine says is $106.3 million in total earnings. He is the first tennis player to top the list ...

'Never Have I Ever' brings rare voice, and a newcomer, to TV

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Mindy Kaling was growing up in the Boston area, few classmates looked like her, and her television choices ranged from angsty white teenagers to funny white teenagers. ...

Tesla's Musk earns $770M in stock options, company confirms

DETROIT (AP) — Tesla confirmed Thursday that CEO Elon Musk will get the first tranche worth nearly $770 million of a stock-based compensation package triggered by the company meeting several financial...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, May 23, the 144th day of 2020. There are 222 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 23, 1...

Osaka tops Serena on Forbes' list of sports annual earnings

Naomi Osaka has been a Grand Slam champion and No. 1 in the WTA rankings -- and now she’s No. 1 on another list: top-earning female athlete. According to a story posted on Forbes.com...

UNLV graduate transfer Jonah Antonio headed to Wake Forest

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — UNLV graduate transfer Jonah Antonio says he will join Wake Forest. The 6-foot-5 guard announced his decision in a social-media post Thursday. ...

Pritzker apologizes for saying MLB players shouldn't bargain

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker apologized for criticizing baseball players for bargaining over their salaries during talks with management on how to get the coronavirus-delayed season unde...

AP source: No MLB economic plan in 1st session with players

NEW YORK (AP) — As Major League Baseball made an opening presentation to the players' union Tuesday on terms to start the coronavirus-delayed season, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker criticized major leagu...

Korean Air to increase flights in June amid signs of coronavirus slowdown

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Korean Air announced Thursday (May 7) plans to increase flights in June, citing signs that the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic may be abating, according to the Korean Time...

Coronavirus catalyzes decoupling from China in supply chains

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — De-Sinicization in global supply chains, driven by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, is happening fast, according to Taiwan's economic experts. The health crisis...

Privacy concerns hit Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid international concern about close ties between Chinese technology groups like Huawei Technologies and the communist government, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corpor...

Wake Forest's Forbes focused on keeping current players

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — New Wake Forest coach Steve Forbes knows he’ll have to tweak his approach to configuring a roster now in a challenging rebuilding job. It starts with figuring out how many Demon D...

Not so fast: US against release of Colombian cocaine kingpin

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Federal prosecutors oppose a bid for early prison release by former Medellin cocaine cartel kingpin Fabio Ochoa, contending that his request far underplays the vast amount ...