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Norwegian wearer of Taiwan temple hat still triathlon world champion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Norwegian triathlon athlete Gustav Iden, who has worn a hat that name-checks a Taiwanese temple during victories, has managed to hang on to his title once again. Iden, ...

In edgy Washington, police outnumber Jan. 6 protesters

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a city still on edge after the Jan. 6 insurrection, law enforcement bore down in large numbers on the Capitol on Saturday over concerns that a rally in support of the jailed riote...

Belizean ambassador to Taiwan praises bilateral ties ahead of 40th Independence Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Belizean Ambassador to Taiwan Dr. Candice Pitts has said the Caribbean nation has been very engaged with Taiwan and that she hopes to further strengthen bilateral relation...

Ever the showman, Thom Browne stages a stylish extravaganza

When designer Thom Browne left New York Fashion Week four years ago to start showing his label in Paris, it left a hole in the New York calendar. No designer tells stories with his clothes in the same...

Afghanistan's arc from 9/11 to today: Once hopeful, now sad

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — It was Nov. 13 , 2001. The sun had just begun to rise over the Hindu Kush Mountains when the Taliban disappeared from Kabul, the battered capital of Afghanistan. The...

German man bikes 40 km to work twice weekly in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Westin Tashee Resort General Manager Jan-Hendrik Meidinger is a cycling enthusiast who enjoys his twice-weekly rides from Taipei to Taoyuan for work. The favorite mode ...

Cycling's arms race could help decide Tokyo Olympics medals

IZU, Japan (AP) — One thing that sets cycling apart from most other sports at the Olympics is the importance of technology. With the exception of a few other sports, such as sailing ...

Residents remember Italian killed in southern Mexico

TUXTLA GUTIERREZ, Mexico (AP) — Dozens of residents of the southern Mexico city of San Cristobal de las Casas paid homage late Tuesday to an Italian man shot to death in an apparent robbery. ...

The Alt-Tour: pro cyclist tackles Tour de France for charity

Of all the thousands of miles, dizzying days of suffering and countless moments of self-doubt, the one that sticks out most to Lachlan Morton came high in the Alps, where a monster day of cycling alon...

Realme C21Y Launches with UNISOC T610 Chipset

SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 13 July 2021 - The world's fastest-growing smartphone brand, realme, launches the realme C21Y, the world's first smartphone with TÜV Rheinland High-Reliability Certi...

"Leading 5G and Connected Impact " UNISOC Sparkles at MWC 2021 In Barcelona

SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 13 July 2021 - The 2021 Mobile World Congress (MWC), the world's most influential exhibition in the field of mobile communications, was held in Barcelona, Spain from...

Chief: Slain Colorado officer had 'fundamental goodness'

DENVER (AP) — A suburban Denver police officer who was fatally shot last week by a man investigators say was intent on killing as many officers as possible was remembered Tuesday as someone with “fund...

Police chief: Slain Colorado officer was ambushed

DENVER (AP) — A police officer who was one of three people killed in a shooting at a suburban Denver shopping district was ambushed by a suspect who expressed hatred toward police, authorities said Tu...

Witness tells of horror as truck rams into Arizona bike race

PHOENIX (AP) — Bicyclist Tony Quinones had only just shaken hands with a fellow cyclist and wished him good luck in this weekend's community race in an Arizona mountain town when a truck sped into a c...

Driver rams cyclists in Arizona race, critically injuring 6

SHOW LOW, Ariz. (AP) — A driver in a pickup truck plowed into bicyclists during a community road race in Arizona on Saturday, critically injuring several riders before police chased the driver and sho...