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Buffalo suspect: Lonely, isolated -- with a troubling sign

CONKLIN, N.Y. (AP) — In the waning days of Payton Gendron’s COVID-altered senior year at Susquehanna Valley High School, he logged on to a virtual learning program in economics class that asked: “What...

Taiwan's Wuling Farm to demolish 39 cabins at its camping district

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Wuling Farm in central Taiwan will demolish 39 elevated cabins in Section B of its camping district in June to make room for a new visitor parking lot. Wuling Farm&rsqu...

Former test cricketer Andrew Symonds dies in auto accident

Former Australian cricketer Andrew Symonds, who has died after a single-vehicle auto accident, was a big-hitting allrounder who built a credible test career and was an exemplar of Australian sport's p...

Police: Suspect in Utah campsite slayings killed himself

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Months after a newlywed couple was shot to death at a Utah campsite, police on Wednesday publicly identified a suspect for the first time and said the man has since killed himsel...

Sri Lankan prime minister resigns after weeks of protests

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned Monday following weeks of protests demanding that he and his brother, the president, step down over the country’s worst e...

Live updates | Russia warns West on Ukraine arms transports

MOSCOW — The Russian defense minister has warned that Moscow will see any Western transports carrying weapons into Ukraine as legitimate targets. Sergei Shoigu’s statement Wednesday ...

Arizona wildfire forces fast decision: Fight or flee flames?

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — In a small enclave in northern Arizona where homes are nestled in a Ponderosa pine forest and tourists delight in camping, hiking and cruising on ATVs, high winds are nothing n...

Entire Southern Cross-Island Highway of Taiwan opens Sunday after 13 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 5-kilometer line of vehicles was waiting to cross the last section of the Southern Cross-Island Highway (Provincial Highway 20) to be reopened early Sunday morning (May ...

ESSAY: For a gay country boy, Naomi Judd did build a bridge

Somewhere in Michigan in the early 1990s, a teenage farm boy clings to a chain-link fence at the edge of the county fairgrounds. He is angling for a distant, and free, glimpse of Naomi and Wynonna Jud...

20 dead, thousands flee homes as gangs battle in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Criminal violence in Haiti worsened this week. with fighting among gangs in part of the capital chasing thousands from their homes and killing at least 20 people, includin...

15-day beach festival loaded with activities to kick off in eastern Taiwan in mid-May

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 15-day beach festival loaded with activities will take place on a beach in Taitung County in mid-May to provide people who would like to spend time near the sea this sum...

Kombucha Market 2022-2031 Growing Opportunity and Competitive landscape

The Global Kombucha Market intelligence is a detailed effort to identify the most useful and relevant information. MarketResearch.Biz examines many industries in different sectors across the globe. Ou...

FedEx Field in Maryland drops out as 2026 World Cup site

WASHINGTON (AP) — FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland, dropped out of bidding on Thursday to host games at the 2026 World Cup, and the Washington area merged its campaign with Baltimore's M&T Bank S...

Sri Lanka: 1 dead as police open fire at protesters

One person has been shot dead, and several others were wounded during protests in Sri Lanka on Tuesday. Police fired live rounds at a crowd that had blockaded a railway line in Rambukkana, 95 kilome...

How to beat rising living costs in Taiwan: Expat finance guru

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid rising inflation, a weakening Taiwan dollar, and climbing housing prices, the cost of living in Taiwan, like many parts of the world, is on the rise. This is espec...