Nelly Korda makes it a genuine family affair in Australia

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Nelly Korda added to her family's impressive sports pedigree Down Under with a win Sunday at the Women's Australian Open. Korda led by three strokes after ...

Rep. Cummings: Trump lawyers gave false info on hush money

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House oversight committee says ethics officials believe President Donald Trump's lawyers provided false information about buying the silence of porn actress Storm...

Man clings to car hood for 8 km before falling to death in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A man angry to find his wife with her lover inside a car, clung to the hood for 8 kilometers, before being flung from the vehicle in Taoyuan, Taiwan on Feb. 2, and succumbing t...

Afghans mourn former president at palace ceremony

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghans are mourning the country's first post-communist president, Sibghatullah Mujadidi, at a palace ceremony attended by his former comrades-in-arms, including his one-time...

Venezuela socialist party boss stirs up support on talk show

MARACAY, Venezuela (AP) — It was show time for the most-watched program on Venezuela's normally sleep-inducing state TV: Episode No. 240 of "Hitting it With a Sledgehammer," the talk show hosted by on...

Trump says he wasn't aware of tabloid's Bezos investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he was unaware the owner of the National Enquirer, American Media Inc., had been investigating Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. The Trump-friendly...

Taiwanese blogger divorces wife/cousin after affair with pastry chef

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Less than a year after Taiwanese blogger Andy Tsai (無敵小恩恩) posted steamy photos of his nude wife and revealed that she was his first cousin, he announced that the couple has di...

For Amazon, it's business as usual despite CEO drama

NEW YORK (AP) — First it was a heart-wrenching tweet that he and his wife were getting a divorce after 25 years. Then a tabloid revealed that he'd been having an affair, releasing texts and photos of ...

Turmoil over governor tests Democrats' zero-tolerance policy

The denunciations began within hours of the disclosure that Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's medical school yearbook page featured a person in blackface standing next to a person in a Ku Klux Klan outfit...

No relaxation for PBS with Democratic House takeover

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news from the Television Critics Association winter meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. ...

What ‘One Country Two Systems’ would really mean for Taiwan

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- It is possible that you are not an avid reader of the Japanese newspaper, the Yomiuri Shimbun. You may not, therefore, have taken in their op-ed which addressed the Chinese ...

McCourty twins can make history with Super Bowl win

ATLANTA (AP) — Patriots defensive backs and twins Devin and Jason McCourty both have a lot on their minds as they prepare for Sunday's Super Bowl matchup with the Rams. Jason is thin...

Key takeaways from Kamala Harris' big 2020 campaign rollout

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Democrat Kamala Harris arrived onto the 2020 stage this week with a presidential campaign rollout that was hard to miss. From her announcement in an interview on ABC's "Good Mor...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Jan. 26, the 26th day of 2019. There are 339 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 26, ...

Pompeo names hawkish GOP veteran to run Venezuela policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has named a hawkish former Republican official to handle U.S. policy toward Venezuela. The appointment of Elliot Abrams follows the T...