Roar with us! 2018 Tua-Tiu-Tiann Intl. Festival of Arts kicks off on October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- The 2018 Tua-Tiu-Tiann International Festival of Arts (TTTIFA) with a theme of the Roaring Twenties will feature performance art, installations, exhibitions and a ...

Second day of FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup set to begin

SANTA DE LA CRUZ TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — The second day of the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup gets going on Sunday with eight games. Australia and Argentina tip off to get the day started. ...

Osaka's winning streak comes to an end in loss to Pliskova

TOKYO (AP) — Naomi Osaka's dominant run came to end on Sunday in a 6-4, 6-4 loss to fourth-seeded Karolina Pliskova in the final of the Pan Pacific Open. Playing in her first tournam...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 23, the 266th day of 2018. There are 99 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 23, ...

Japanese supply ship heads to space station after delays

TOKYO (AP) — An unmanned Japanese space capsule is heading to the International Space Station with 5,500 kilograms (12,000 pounds) of cargo including food, experiments and new batteries. ...

US beats Senegal 87-67 in World Cup opener

TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — Elena Delle Donne scored 19 points and Nneka Ogwumike added 16 to help the U.S. beat Senegal 87-67 on Saturday night in the Americans' opener at the Women's Basketball World Cup...

Moselle Open Results

Saturday Les Arenes de Metz Metz, France ...

Historic WWII raid lives on with Doolittle survivor, now 103

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last surviving Doolittle Tokyo Raider is still telling his World War II stories, and he enjoys hearing new ones that have been passed down to younger generations. ...

The Latest: China beats Latvia in Women's World Cup opener

TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the FIBA Women's World Cup (all times local): 1 p.m. Ting Shao scored 15 points and China beat Latvia 64-61 in the opener of th...

Global Forecast-Fahrenheit

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Saturday, September 22, 2018 _____ City/Town, Country;Saturday's Weather Condition;Saturday's High Temp (F);Saturday's Low Temp (F);...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Saturday, September 22, 2018 _____ City/Town, Country;Saturday's Weather Condition;Saturday's High Temp (C);Saturday's Low Temp (C);...

Bertens, Tomljanovic in Seoul final

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Ajla Tomljanovic has ended Hsieh Su-wei's eight-match winning streak with a 6-4, 5-7, 6-4 win over the Taiwanese player on Saturday at the Korea Open. Hsieh...

Women's World Cup gets underway in Spain

TENERIFE, Spain (AP) — The FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup gets underway on Saturday with eight games. The U.S. will tip off against Senegal in its quest for a third consecutive championship, someth...

Taiwan Station event promotes Taiwanese handicraft at Tokyo park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan’s handicrafts, design, music and gourmet food were all on show at Tokyo’s Ueno Park this weekend at an event dubbed “Taiwan Station” (Taiwan Eki)....

Chinese vessels approach Diaoyutai islands: Japanese Coast Guard

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –- The Japanese coast guard announced on the morning of Saturday, Sept. 22 that four Chinese naval vessels were sailing near the Diaoyutai Islands. At approximately 8:00 ...