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Taiwan rejects residency permit for pro-China Hong Kong producer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The application of pro-Chinese Hong Kong movie producer Charles Heung (向華強) and his son to stay in Taiwan on a dependent visa has been rejected, the National Immigration A...

Hillmon, No. 11 Michigan women beat rival Michigan State

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Naz Hillmon had 31 points and seven rebounds, Leigha Brown added 20 points, five rebounds and four assists, and No. 11 Michigan beat rival Michigan State 86-82 on Tuesday. ...

Popular American YouTuber obtains Taiwan Employment Gold Card

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Well-known American YouTuber Hailey Jane Richards (莫彩曦) has been granted an Employment Gold Card by the Taiwanese government for her promotion of Taiwan through online vid...

Viral and vital, college gymnasts finding their voice

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Samantha Snider remembers the rules — be they real or implied — during her collegiate gymnastics career at Arkansas. This is how you're going to do your hair. This ...

No. 22 Northwestern women pull out 63-60 win over Spartans

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Lindsey Pulliam scored 22 points, Veronica Burton added 19 and No. 22 Northwestern held on to beat Michigan State 63-60 on Sunday after blowing a 21-point lead. ...

Taiwan helps 160 Indonesian detainees return home ahead of Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 160 Indonesian detainees boarded a special flight Friday (Feb. 5), allowing them to spend the Lunar New Year with their families in their home country. The r...

Review: 'Little Fish' is a pandemic-era, sci-fi love story

The year is 2021. A frightened, angry crowd lines up outside a medical center, desperate for a cure for a terrible virus. “He pushed in front!” someone shouts. Talk about timing. Whe...

No. 16 Indiana women use balance to sink Spartans 79-67

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Mackenzie Holmes led a balanced attack with 17 points and No. 16 Indiana took over in the second half to defeat Michigan State 79-67 on Sunday for the 800th victory in program...

No. 7 Maryland women hammer Michigan State 92-52

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Diamond Miller and Ashley Owusu each scored 20 points, and No. 7 Maryland breezed past Michigan State 92-52 Thursday to provide coach Brenda Frese her 498th victory with the T...

Taiwan grants 7th visa extension to foreigners stranded by Covid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Immigration Agency (NIA) on Wednesday (Jan. 13) announced that it will give its seventh 30-day extension to foreigners stranded by the Wuhan coronavirus. T...

Nixon lifts No. 8 Texas A&M over No. 13 Arkansas 74-73

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Jordan Nixon hit a running shot with under a second left to lift No. 8 Texas A&M over No. 13 Arkansas 74-73 on Sunday. Nixon’s shot from outside the lan...

Nebraska women hold on to defeat No. 12 Michigan State 68-64

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Kate Cain blocked a 3-point shot with five seconds remaining and Whitney Brown followed with the clinching free throw and Nebraska upset No. 23 Michigan State 68-64 on Sunda...

Owusu leads No. 12 Maryland past No. 23 Michigan State 93-87

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Ashley Owusu and Chloe Bibby each scored 20 points, Katie Benzan added 19 points and No. 12 Maryland beat No. 23 Michigan State 93-87 on Thursday. Maryland...

Clouden, No. 25 Michigan St. women turn back Purdue 71-64

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Nia Clouden scored 13 of her 23 points in the final 10-plus minutes to help No. 25 Michigan State turn aside a feisty Purdue rally, 71-64, and preserve the Spartans' best s...

Taiwan's new ARC numbers available Jan. 4

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The government's change to the numbering system for the Alien Resident Certificate (ARC) and Alien Permanent Resident Certificate (APRC), in order to have them "m...