Bryson DeChambeau tied for early 2nd-round lead in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau chose to compete in the Rocket Mortgage Classic while many of the PGA Tour's top players skipped the tournament. He's aiming to take full advantage o...

'Chariots of Fire,' 'Lord of the Rings' actor Ian Holm dies

LONDON (AP) — Ian Holm, a versatile British actor whose long career included roles in “Chariots of Fire” and “The Lord of the Rings” has died. He was 88. Holm died peacefully Friday ...

Migrant caregivers, domestic workers in Taiwan subject to centralized quarantine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan on Friday (March 27) announced it is adjusting its quarantine policy regarding foreign migrant workers as part of its efforts to stem the coronavirus. According ...

Reduced penalties for self-reporting visa overstayers in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Immigration Agency (NIA) announced on Friday (March 20) an extended program to encourage foreign nationals who overstay their visas to turn themselves in and ...

McDaniels, Stewart propel Washington past Arizona 69-63

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jaden McDaniels scored 20 points and Isaiah Stewart added 16 points as the freshmen made sure Washington finished the Pac-12 regular season with a flourish in a 69-63 victory over...

Undocumented caregivers in Taiwan present loophole in battle against coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Undocumented foreign caregivers working in Taiwan may prove to be a loophole in the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19), as the No. 32 confirmed case has been identif...

Mickelson says he won't accept US Open exemption

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Phil Mickelson is still not exempt for the U.S. Open and says he won't accept a special invitation. The U.S. Open is the one major keeping Mickelson from ...

Mack, Clemson rally past Syracuse for 71-70 victory

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Tevin Mack had a carer-high 32 points and Clyde Trapp hit a go-ahead driving layup with 2.5 seconds left as Clemson rallied from 10-points down in the second half to defeat Syracu...

Rockies to honor Larry Walker by retiring his jersey number

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies will retire the jersey number of outfielder Larry Walker in a ceremony during the upcoming season. The Rockies announced Friday they will honor Wal...

Báez, Bryant power Cubs past Giants 4-1; Lester scratched

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Javier Báez homered in the first inning, Kris Bryant and Albert Almora Jr. also went deep, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 4-1 Wednesday after starter Jon Leste...

'Carer-feeder': Gillibrand plays up motherhood in 2020 race

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kirsten Gillibrand had a flurry of pots on the stove and steak, haddock, peas, steamed vegetables and rice on the menu. She had a cable news appearance coming up in...

Green hits 7 3s in 3rd quarter, Raptors top Grizzlies 119-90

TORONTO (AP) — Danny Green had a season-high 24 points and set a franchise record with seven 3-pointers in the third quarter, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Memphis Grizzlies 119-90 on Saturday nigh...

With 4 babies on tour, the US Ski Team resembles a nursery

SAN VIGILIO DI MAREBBE, Italy (AP) — Diaper bags and baby backpacks are in just as much demand as skis, boots and poles on the U.S. Alpine team this season. So is a good night's slee...

Red Cross calls UK hospital crowding a "humanitarian crisis"

LONDON (AP) — Overcrowding in U.K. hospital emergency rooms has become a "humanitarian crisis," the British Red Cross has said, urging the government to spend more on social care for the sick and elde...

Quadruple amputee goes back to teach at NSYSU

A quadruple amputee picked up where he left off about a year ago and went back to his old profession of teaching in a university on Wednesday. National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU) business adm...