Without games, NBA players using their platforms in new way

Cleveland's Kevin Love did his best to reassure a skittish and scared public. Denver's Jamal Murray sat at his piano and played theme songs. Atlanta's Trae Young shot balled-up socks into a trash can....

Taiwan set to participate in WHO meeting online

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed Monday (Feb. 10) that Taiwan will participate in its upcoming two-day international forum in an online capacity using "T...

Mr. Stop Brexit won't give up despite UK's departure from EU

LONDON (AP) — Britain is leaving the European Union on Friday night, but a persistent protester known as Mr. Stop Brexit is not giving up the fight. Steve Bray, who received his nick...

ESPN+ to get streaming deal as PGA Tour wraps up TV talks

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The PGA Tour is closing in on its next television rights deal, likely to be announced after the West Coast swing now that the digital side is coming together. Two pe...

China closes off large city to stop spread of deadly virus

BEIJING (AP) — China closed off a city of more than 11 million people Thursday, halting transportation and warning against public gatherings, to try to stop the spread of a deadly new virus that has s...

China closes off large city to stop spread of deadly virus

BEIJING (AP) — China closed off a city of more than 11 million people Thursday, halting transportation and warning against public gatherings, to try to stop the spread of a deadly new virus that...

Parkland football team to run plays on Super Bowl field

MIAMI (AP) — The football team at a Florida high school where 17 people were killed in a mass shooting will get a taste of what it's like to play in the Super Bowl. Parkland's Marjor...

World Universities Debating Championship deletes debate on Hong Kong democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Censorship of a contest held by the World Universities Debating Championship (WUDC) on the subject of democracy in Hong Kong was so extensive that news of the coverup only...

TV mixup has Russian fans celebrating despite losing

MOSCOW (AP) — Some Russian hockey fans were celebrating victory despite losing at the world junior hockey championships because of a confusingly timed TV repeat. Two state TV channel...

Harvey back as NFL Honors host when AP awards are announced

TV personality Steve Harvey will return as host of the NFL Honors show on Feb. 1, when The Associated Press hands out its individual league awards. The two-hour prime-time show airin...

Taipei 101 countdown fireworks to be broadcast live to world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s foreign ministry will join hands with CTS TV to provide satellite live feed of the Taipei 101 fireworks show to international media outlets as the world her...

Chinese TV pulls Arsenal game coverage after Ozil criticism

LONDON (AP) — Chinese television pulled coverage of Arsenal's Premier League match against Manchester City after Mesut Ozil, a forward for the London club, criticized Beijing's brutal mass crackdown o...

Man videotaped slapping reporter's rear on live TV charged

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man who was videotaped slapping a female reporter's rear on live TV was arrested Friday on a misdemeanor charge of sexual battery. Savannah police spo...

China’s Tencent halts NBA live broadcast over Taiwanese flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s Tencent Sports suddenly halted the live broadcast of a key NBA game Saturday (Nov. 9) after a man seated in the front row of the audience was seen wearing cl...

N Korean women team to skip football competition in S Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea won't send its women's soccer team to a regional competition set to take place in South Korea in December. The East Asian Football Federation sa...