Guam avoids severe coral bleaching predicted for this year

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Official say vulnerable coral reefs on Guam have not experienced severe bleaching that was predicted for this year. Pacific Daily News reported that the Guam Bur...

AP Weekly Sports Calendar

EDITORS: These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit: ...

Tropical Storm Hagibis not expected to directly affect Taiwan

A tropical depression east of Guam was upgraded to Tropical Storm Hagibis on Sunday morning, but it is not expected to directly affect Taiwan, according to Central Weather Bureau (CWB) projections. ...

China parades its latest missiles in challenge to US, others

Military planners in Washington and elsewhere will be taking note of new missile technology displayed by China, particularly a hypersonic ballistic nuclear missile believed capable of breaching all ex...

China parades its latest missiles in challenge to US, others

BEIJING (AP) — Military planners in Washington and elsewhere will be taking note of new missile technology displayed by China, particularly a hypersonic ballistic nuclear missile believed capable of b...

Large chunk of border wall funding diverted from tiny Guam

HONOLULU (AP) — President Donald Trump is raising a large chunk of the money for his border wall with Mexico by deferring several military construction projects slated for Guam, a strategic hub for U....

Same-sex couple from Japan to get married in Guam

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A same-sex couple from Japan has planned their wedding in Guam, the first U.S. territory to recognize same-sex marriage. Pacific Daily News reports that Tsuyoshi...

Davis Cup Results

ZONAL GROUPS I Winners to 2020 Qualifiers Europe/Africa ...

$11.5M settlement in Virginia over Navy hospital birth

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The federal government has agreed to pay $11.5 million to settle a medical negligence lawsuit by a Virginia couple involving the birth of their son five years ago at a military hos...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Aug. 10, the 222nd day of 2019. There are 143 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 1...

China vows to counter US deployment of midrange arms in Asia

BEIJING (AP) — China said Tuesday that it “will not stand idly by” and will take countermeasures if the U.S. deploys intermediate-range missiles in the Asia-Pacific region, which Was...

Tropical Storm Francisco, soon to be typhoon, heads for Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A tropical storm, dubbed Francisco, has taken shape over the Northwest Pacific Ocean, and is expected to reach typhoon status before making landfall in Japan in the next f...

Taiwan's Amis Music Festival spotlights indigenous cultures

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Straddling the Coastal Mountain Range and Pacific Ocean, the village of Dulan in southeastern Taiwan’s Taitung County is among the best known settlements of the Amis ind...

Naval War College's 1st female president takes command

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The first female leader of the U.S. Naval War College has officially assumed command of the school. The college said Rear Adm. Shoshana Chatfield became the 57th...

Tropical storms Franciso, Lekima could form near Taiwan next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two tropical storms, Francisco and Lekima, appear to be in the works which could affect Taiwan by early next week. Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecaster Chang Cheng-chuan ...