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Justice Breyer to retire, giving Biden first court pick

WASHINGTON (AP) — Liberal Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is retiring, giving President Joe Biden an opening he has pledged to fill by naming the first Black woman to the high court. ...

Winning ways: Are the Chiefs suddenly the NFL's new dynasty?

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have won six straight AFC West titles, something never before accomplished, and will be hosting a record fourth consecutive conference championship game ...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 18:00 GMT Wednesday, January 26, 2022 _____ City/Town, Country;Wednesday's Weather Condition;Wednesday's High Temp (C);Wednesday's Low Temp (C...

Global Forecast-Fahrenheit

Global Forecast as of 18:00 GMT Wednesday, January 26, 2022 _____ City/Town, Country;Wednesday's Weather Condition;Wednesday's High Temp (F);Wednesday's Low Temp (F...

Triple the misery: MLB's labor woes threaten third spring

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — It's a moment Brandon Bajema relishes each year — receiving the email notification that Chicago Cubs tickets for spring training games in Arizona are about to go on sale. ...

AP source: Vikings hire Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as GM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have hired Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as their general manager, according to a person with knowledge of the process, taking an innovative turn by bringing in an analyt...

Global Forecast-Asia

Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Wednesday, January 26, 2022 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for th...

American man pays heavy fine for flouting quarantine rules before being allowed to exit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An American man in Taiwan who had earlier been intercepted while trying to leave Taiwan for home was finally allowed to go home after paying a NT$150,000 (US$5,400) fine f...

Rams hope 3rd time is a charm in NFC title matchup vs. 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers are hoping their recent regular-season dominance over the Los Angeles Rams extends to the playoffs. The Niners have swept the season series against the Rams ...

Curry and Warriors rout Mavericks 130-92

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Klay Thompson is playing a few more minutes now, making pretty passes and knocking down shots from all spots on the floor. Sure, everyone told him to expect rust for a while — and...

Meet Methuselah, the oldest living aquarium fish

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Meet Methuselah, the fish that likes to eat fresh figs, get belly rubs and is believed to be the oldest living aquarium fish in the world. In the Bible, Methusel...

James, Lakers rock Brooklyn 106-96 in Davis' return

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James welcomed Anthony Davis back with a lob pass for the game’s first basket, then turned to his own offense to score 33 points in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 106-96 victory over t...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Jan. 26, the 26th day of 2022. There are 339 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. ...

Browns executive Adofo-Mensah is favorite for Vikings GM job

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kwesi Adofo-Mensah, the vice president of football operations for Cleveland, has emerged as the front-runner for the Minnesota Vikings' general manager job. Adofo-...

Pelosi to seek reelection with Democratic majority at risk

LOS ANGELES (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Tuesday she will seek reelection, ending speculation that she would retire as Democrats face the threat of losing control of Congress in the 202...