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Philippines poll body rejects petition to bar Marcos from presidential race

The Philippines' election commission on Monday threw out a petition seeking to bar the son of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos from running in this year's election, one of several complaints...

Brandon Ingram has 24 points, Pelicans beat Clippers 113-89

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brandon Ingram scored 24 points and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Los Angeles Clippers 113-89 on Thursday night. “B.I. is playing at an extremely high level; h...

Harris out, Khawaja to open for Australia in 5th Ashes test

HOBART, Australia (AP) — Marcus Harris has been cut from Australia's lineup for the fifth Ashes test against England and Usman Khawaja will open the batting with David Warner. The da...

Stanford returns from COVID break to beat No. 5 USC 75-69

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Harrison Ingram and Spencer Jones scored 21 points apiece and Stanford beat No. 5 Southern California 75-69 Tuesday for its first win over a top five team in nearly 15 years. ...

Promotional video for Taiwan’s Matsu Islands released

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A short film featuring the breathtaking beauty of attractions on the Matsu Islands was released on Tuesday (Jan. 11). The film, titled “Island Brew,” was ma...

Heavy Bag Stands Market Study Reveals Size For Emerging Segments by 2031

Outlines of Heavy Bag Stands Market | Better Business Growth, A One-Stop Guide For Growing Business In 2022 The Heavy Bag Stands Market economy has improved over the last few years. There have been mo...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2022. There are 355 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 10,...

Boland retains spot in Australia lineup for 4th Ashes test

SYDNEY (AP) — Scott Boland has retained his spot in Australia’s bowling attack for the fourth Ashes test after his starring role on debut in the series-deciding victory over England last week. ...

Bob Halloran, former Las Vegas sports executive, dies at 87

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Bob Halloran, a former sportscaster for CBS Sports who later organized major boxing events as an executive in Las Vegas, has died. He was 87. Halloran di...

Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp tests positive for COVID

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp will miss his side's crucial Premier League clash against Chelsea on Sunday after a suspected positive coronavirus test. His assistant Pep Lijnders will take charge...

Nevada casinos go record 9 months with $1B in house winnings

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada casinos set a record in November, reporting a ninth straight month of $1 billion or more in house winnings, gambling regulators said Wednesday, providing another sign that busi...

Presidents, lawmakers mourn former Senate 'giant' Harry Reid

U.S. and Nevada leaders are mourning former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who died Tuesday at 82. Landra Reid says her husband died peacefully after a four-year battle with pancreatic cancer. Rei...

Global shares follow Wall St higher, shrug off omicron fears

TOKYO (AP) — Global shares advanced Tuesday following a rally on Wall Street as investors shrugged off concerns about the highly transmissible omicron variant of the coronavirus. Fr...

Aaron, Elder overcame hate to achieve records, milestones

Henry Aaron made history with one swing of his bat. A year later and on the other side of Georgia, Lee Elder made history with one swing of his driver. They both overcame racist thre...

Glut of goals, postponements as Man City still controls EPL

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Coronavirus postponements aside, 28 goals in the Premier League's six Boxing Day games provided a heavy dose of drama even without changing the complexion of the title race....