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Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 21, the 265th day of 2020. There are 101 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. ...

Will Smith spotted on top of Taipei 101

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the last day of his trip to Taiwan to promote his new film, U.S. actor Will Smith toured the top terrace of Taipei 101 to take some daredevil photos. Smith arrived i...

Will Smith says Taipei is 'the place where dreams come true'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a visit to Taiwan to promote his new film, U.S. actor Will Smith said Taipei's slogan should be "Taipei, the place where dreams come true!" Smith a...

Director Ang Lee to bring Will Smith to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Oscar-winning director Ang Lee (李安) will bring Hollywood star Will Smith with him to Taiwan later this month to promote their action film “Gemini Man.” The ...

Seattle's addition looms as part of draft weekend story

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — While the selections of Jack Hughes and Kaapo Kaako and the P.K. Subban trade all got their deserved attention during the NHL draft, one of the biggest crowds of the...

The Latest: NHL meets on Seattle expansion for '21-22 season

SEA ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — The Latest from the National Hockey League's Board of Governors meeting, where expansion to Seattle was on the agenda. (all times Eastern): 10:30 a.m. ...

NHL set to vote on Seattle expansion for 2021-22 season

SEA ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — The NHL Board of Governors is expected to approve expansion to Seattle, with the league's 32nd team beginning play in the 2021-22 season. A three-quarters vote...

Excitement brewing for NHL expansion team in Seattle

Everywhere longtime NHL coach Dave Tippett goes in Seattle, people ask him two questions. "One, 'What's the name going to be?' And two, 'Where do I get my tickets?'" Tippett said. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2018. There are 101 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 21,...

Backers of NHL team in Seattle hope for decision in June

SEATTLE (AP) — Famous supporters trying to bring professional hockey to Seattle say they hope to hear in June whether their application for an expansion team succeeds. Hollywood prod...

Seattle launches season-ticket campaign for new NHL team

SEATTLE (AP) — Fans longing for a professional hockey team in Seattle will soon be able to put down some money for season tickets. Mayor Jenny Durkan and the Oak View Group, which is...

AP Source: Seattle group formally files for NHL expansion

SEATTLE (AP) — The group looking to bring professional hockey to Seattle has taken the next step in the pursuit of an NHL franchise. The Oak View Group and its prospective NHL owners...

Review: Hemsworth leads a solid wartime film in '12 Strong'

In the days and months following the Sept. 11 attacks, a small U.S. Special Forces unit led an offensive against the Taliban and Al Qaeda in Afghanistan. They worked in harsh conditions alongside a lo...

NHL teams will be allowed to spend more next season

MANALAPAN, Florida (AP) — NHLs team will be allowed to spend more next season. Commissioner Gary Bettman told reporters at the conclusion of the league's board of governors meeting F...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2017. There are 101 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Septemb...