Spray of champagne welcomes Britannia to America's Cup fold

Sir Ben Ainslie's INEOS Team UK christened its new America's Cup boat, Britannia, with a spray of champagne Friday in Portsmouth. Julia Ratcliffe, the daughter of team owner Sir Jim ...

As the CCP celebrates, those who love China mourn

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — The Chinese Communist Party has controlled China for 70 years now and, for the party at least, this is something that merits celebrating. For the people of China, ho...

US big business buys ‘MIT’ goods worth NT$6 billion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Bureau of Foreign Trade and Taiwan External Trade Development Council held a "U.S. Business Day" event on Thursday (Oct 3), attended by 19 American corporate giant...

Women’s hockey landscape has full attention of young players

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Debbie Osborne eased into a seat inside Herb Brooks Arena and stared out at her 17-year-old daughter, Kayle, as a hockey game between the United States and Canada featuring gi...

French score 5 tries, beat spirited US Eagles at World Cup

FUKUOKA, Japan (AP) — France was back to its inconsistent worst before rallying with late tries to beat a spirited U.S. Eagles lineup 33-9 in their Rugby World Cup Pool C match on Wednesday. ...

Culture is key in developing NHL prospects, Devils GM says

Whether it involves New Jersey rookie center Jack Hughes or any other prospect, Devils general manager Ray Shero says the most important aspects of a prospect's development must be in place before fir...

FIFA imposes life ban on former CONCACAF official Sanz

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA has imposed a life ban for bribery on Enrique Sanz, the former general secretary of North American soccer body CONCACAF. Sanz was "Co-Conspirator No. 3" in a U.S. ...

DHL Global Trade Barometer: World trade at crossroads

The DHL Global Trade Barometer (GTB) forecasts a mild decline in world trade. The overall index fell by -1 point to 47, indicating that global trade will lose further momentum over the next three mont...

Mitchell and Conley pairing could give Jazz offense a lift

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah changed the entire dynamic of its backcourt after acquiring veteran point guard Mike Conley from the Memphis Grizzlies in July. Will it be enough to turn the Jazz into an NB...

Celtics vow to move past last year's disappointing season

BOSTON (AP) — Change is everywhere for the Boston Celtics this season. And it's noticeable in many ways, big and small. Point guard Kyrie Irving is gone and has been replaced by anot...

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Key dates in the Trump impeachment investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Key dates related to the Trump impeachment investigation: JULY 24, 2019 Special counsel Robert Mueller testifies before Congress that President Do...

Better late: Montano gets medals, but the fight goes on

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Alysia Montano walked off the track with a pair of bronze medals that were placed around her neck several years too late. Were those tears of joy still drying on h...

ATP Schedule

H-hard, C-clay, G-grass Jan. 3-13 2019 — Apia International Sydney, HO (Alex de Minaur) Jan. 3-14 2019 — ASB Classic, HO (Tennys Sandgren) Jan. 6-...

WTA Tour Schedule-Winners

H-hard, C-clay, G-grass Jan. 3-12 2019 — Hobart International, HO (Sofia Kenin) Jan. 4-12 2019 — Apia International Sydney, HO (Petra Kvitova) Jan...