Photo of the Day: Street Fighter postcards spotted at Uniqlo in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- ​Reddit user Kidult Kingdom posted this photo of postcards he had collected from a Uniqlo store in Taipei and soon generated excitement among fans of the classic video game Str...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Jan. 8 The New York Times on President Donald Trump's first Oval Office addre...

Review: 'Mid90s' is a nostalgia trip without a destination

A year after Greta Gerwig's "Lady Bird" comes another actor-turned-director's memory-inspired California-set coming-of-age tale from the boutique film studio A24. This time, the time period has been d...

League of Legends eyes US boost with 'Esports 101' show

NEW YORK (AP) — Esports fans are gathering by the thousands in South Korea this month to watch the world's top League of Legends players show off their skill and expertise. In the Un...

First woman Doctor Who wants to be a role model to all

NEW YORK (AP) — Jodie Whittaker calls being cast as the first woman to portray Doctor Who "a step in the right direction" when it comes to gender equality in Hollywood, but doesn't feel that she's bro...

Ruby Rose cast as lesbian superhero Batwoman for The CW

NEW YORK (AP) — Ruby Rose is making history with her latest role as Batwoman, the first openly gay superhero to headline a TV series. Batwoman will be introduced in a December crosso...

Film favorites Bruce Lee, Sterling Hayden shine in new books

"Bruce Lee: A Life" (Simon & Schuster), by Matthew Polly, and "Sterling Hayden's Wars" (University Press of Mississippi), by Lee Mandel Martial arts icon Bruce Lee wanted to be k...

Russian hooligans in World Cup crackdown after 2016 rampage

MOSCOW (AP) — At their peak, Russian hooligans felt like gods. "We're on Mount Olympus right now and it had to be done," is how one veteran hooligan from Moscow recounts his part in ...

Nintendo Download: Dillon Rocks, and Rolls, in His Return

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018--This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: This press release features multimedia. View the full release he...

Nintendo Download: Dillon Rocks, and Rolls, in His Return

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018--This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: This press release features multimedia. View the full release he...

Stormy Daniels' media-savvy lawyer is Trump's newest nemesis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Avenatti wants to be clear: He does not bluff. A year ago, the attorney was in the closing days of a jury trial, facing off against a company he had accused...

Esports arrive in Japan, global gaming market set to skyrocket

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — A crowd cheers, banging on balloons, in front of glitzy stages, each with a giant screen. The rising stars at the sprawling Makuhari Messe hall are the quietly seated men in ...

Zowie Street Fighter V finals to take place in Taipei Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The finals of the Street Fighter V clashes launched by the Zowie division of Taiwanese hardware company BenQ will be held from Saturday noon in Taipei. The competition ...

Trump attorney brings 'street fighter' spirit to his work

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the key lawyers in President Donald Trump's corner navigated a popular United States senator through crisis, produced a damning investigative report that drove a baseball star...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, June 6, the 157th day of 2017. There are 208 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 6, 19...