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5 allies of Taiwan speak up for it at UN General Assembly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the fifth day of the 76th United Nations General Assembly General Debate, the heads of five of Taiwan's diplomatic allies gave pre-recorded speeches in which they m...

Australia captain Finch likely to have right knee surgery

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia captain Aaron Finch has been ruled out of the remainder of the tours of the West Indies and Bangladesh due to a right knee injury. Finch will return to Austra...

Finch out with injury, Carey to captain Australia vs Windies

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — Wicketkeeper Alex Carey will captain Australia in place of the injured Aaron Finch in the first of three one-day internationals against West Indies on Tuesday at Kensington...

Opener Lewis leads West Indies to 4th T20 win vs Australia

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (AP) — West Indies stand-in captain Nicholas Pooran won his first toss of the series and decided to bat against Australia in the final Twenty20 match on Friday. Then opener Evin L...

Marsh, Starc help Australia end losing streak vs West Indies

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (AP) — Mitchell Marsh struck 75 and then took three wickets to get Australia into a winning position, but in the end it came down to paceman Mitchell Starc's fearless last-over bo...

Gayle's 67 helps Windies secure T20 series against Australia

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (AP) — Chris Gayle belted 67 from 38 balls to guide the West Indies to a six-wicket, series-clinching win over Australia in Monday's Twenty20 cricket international. ...

West Indies beat Australia by 56 runs; lead series 2-0

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (AP) — Shimron Hetmyer made 61 in a 103-run partnership with Dwayne Bravo Saturday which set the West Indies on course to a comprehensive 56-run win over Australia in the second T...

Collapse in the Caribbean: West Indies beat Australia by 18

GROS ISLET, St. Lucia (AP) — The West Indies took advantage of a sensational late batting collapse by Australia to secure an 18-run win Friday in the series-opening Twenty20 cricket international. ...

Taiwan's passport ranked 31st strongest in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The latest passport index by British consulting firm Henley & Partners ranked Taiwan as having the 31st most powerful passport in the world in terms of the number of c...

Tropical Storm Elsa gaining strength, lashing Florida Keys

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The weather was getting worse in southern Florida on Tuesday morning as Tropical Storm Elsa began lashing the Florida Keys, complicating the search for survivors in the co...

Tropical Storm Elsa headed to landfall on central Cuba coast

HAVANA (AP) — Tropical Storm Elsa swept along Cuba's southern coast early Monday, and forecasters said it could make landfall on the island's central shore by midafternoon. By Sunday...

Cuba evacuates 180,000 as Tropical Storm Elsa nears island

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba evacuated 180,000 people amid fears Sunday that Tropical Storm Elsa could cause heavy flooding after battering several Caribbean islands, killing at least three people. ...

'Elsa' falls back to tropical storm as it batters Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Hurricane Elsa fell back to tropical storm force as it brushed past Haiti and the Dominican Republic on Saturday and threatened to unleash flooding and landslides before t...

Elsa strengthens into season's 1st hurricane in Caribbean

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Elsa strengthened into the first hurricane of the Atlantic season on Friday as it blew off roofs, snapped trees and destroyed crops in the eastern Caribbean, where officia...

Tropical storm Elsa, 5th named storm, threatens Caribbean

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Officials in St. Vincent and the Grenadines warned people to plan for possible evacuations as the tiny islands hit recently by massive volcanic eruptions prepared for pote...