Andretti savoring golden anniversary of only Indy 500 win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Mario Andretti sees the reminders of 1969 everywhere these days. His face, his race car number, that familiar STP logo, they all appear on an endless array of shi...

Detroit OKs land deals, jobs plan for Fiat Chrysler plant

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler can move forward with plans to build a new, $1.6 million assembly plant in Detroit and invest $900 million to retool and modernize another. ...

DJ Khaled on Nipsey Hussle: 'He's like a prophet'

NEW YORK (AP) — During the recording of what became one of Nipsey Hussle's final songs, the rapper and DJ Khaled spoke passionately about "our families, entrepreneurship, leadership and just love," Kh...

Soccer god Maradona's rise and fall in Asif Kapadia's doc

CANNES, France (AP) — Asif Kapadia initially passed when, in 2012, producer Paul Martin approached him about making a documentary on Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona. Kapadia h...

Ex-Premier Lai denies having discussed presidential bid with Taiwan President

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Speaking during a radio interview Tuesday (May 21), former Premier William Lai (賴清德) denied accusations that he had lied about his presidential ambitions to President Tsai...

Su Tseng-chang calls on Foxconn tycoon to invest in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Offering up suggestions is better than insults, Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) said on Tuesday (May 21) in response to Foxconn tycoon Terry Gou’s (郭台銘) criticism of th...

Taiwanese buy fake Filipino passports to attend American school

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Wang Chuan-hung (王權宏) the owner of an immigration consulting firm was released on bail on Tuesday (May 21) after being questioned by prosecutors for allegedly selling fake Phil...

France's Macron accuses Bannon, Russians of eroding Europe

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is accusing former Trump strategist Steve Bannon and Russian oligarchs of conspiring with Europe's nationalists to dismantle the European Union. ...

China dissident leaves for Canada after 233 days in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – One of two Chinese dissidents who arrived in Taiwan last September asking for political asylum was allowed to fly on to Canada after 233 days on the island, reports said T...

IOC inspectors face report on tough Olympic work conditions

TOKYO (AP) — An IOC inspection team took a routine tour of venues being built for the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday, just days after an international labor union federation derided difficult working condi...

Easyjet, Thomas Cook and Ryanair — Brexit's effect on tourism's big names

The dark cloud of Brexit still looms large over Europe's tourism industry, despite the delay to Britain's withdrawal from the European Union. Fewer Europeans are visiting the UK. According to...

Vogel introduction caught up in ongoing Lakers drama

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Frank Vogel's goal to build "organizational togetherness" within the Los Angeles Lakers met the reality of the team's current dysfunction Monday. Vogel's in...

Battle breaks out for WikiLeaks founder Assange's computers

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — With Julian Assange locked away in a London jail, a new battle has broken out over what may contain some of the WikiLeaks founder's biggest secrets: his computers. ...

California regulators not taking action against care homes

Across California, at least 20 companies providing care for the elderly, disabled and mentally ill continue to operate illegally after being cited for failing to pay their workers more than $1.4 milli...

Q&A: Pedro Almodovar on memory, pain and the big-screen

CANNES, France (AP) — Pedro Almodovar's "Pain and Glory" is a self-portrait of rare precision and warm intimacy. It stars Antonio Banderas as Salvador Mallo, a famous aging filmmaker, hobbled by physi...