UK media: Prince Andrew’s sex claims rebuttal a PR disaster

LONDON (AP) — British media on Sunday slammed Prince Andrew’s effort to rebut claims that he had sex with a teenager who says she was trafficked by Jeffrey Epstein, branding his televised ...

Taiwan super model Lin Chi-ling ties the knot in Tainan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan super model Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) tied the knot with Japanese boy band member Akira at a wedding held in the island nation’s southwestern city of Tainan on Sunda...

AP Interview: Steyer’s fortune fuels underdog 2020 campaign

BLUFFTON, S.C. (AP) — Tom Steyer says it’s “not possible” to buy the Democratic presidential nomination. Yet the elderly crowd gathered in the back of the Southern Barrell Brewing C...

Italy’s white truffle hunters worry about climate change

ALBA, Italy (AP) — Rising global temperatures are worrying truffle hunters around the Italian town of Alba, where the most prized specimens can fetch twice the price of gold. This pa...

Taiwan artist creates mural of new Coldplay album

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After four years, the British rock band "Coldplay" is expected to release their new album "Everyday Life" on Nov. 22, and Warner Music Taiwan went out ...

Former Australian Open finalist Cibulkova retires at 30

LONDON (AP) — Dominika Cibulkova says she has retired from tennis. The 30-year-old Slovak, who reached the 2014 Australian Open final and won the WTA Finals in 2016, announced her re...

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple territorial disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons. The waters ...

Chrissy Teigen honored at Baby2Baby gala

CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — Chrissy Teigen said felt honored to receive an award at the Baby2Baby Gala, but her acceptance speech wasn't all about her achievement: "No kid should go hungry. No kid shou...

White House impeachment hire Bondi winding down foreign work

WASHINGTON (AP) — An agent of the Qataris. Lobbying for a Kuwaiti firm. A decision to steer clear of a lawsuit against Trump University. As she prepares to defend President Donald Tr...

PGA Tour Champions 2020 Schedule

Jan. 16-18 — Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai, Hualalai GC, Ka'upulehu-Kona, Hawaii. Jan. 30-Feb. 1 — Morocco Champions, Samanah GC, Marrakech, Morocco. ...

Business Highlights

___ Board of Google parent investigating sexual misconduct cases SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alphabet's board of directors is investigating claims of sexual misconduct mad...

The Latest: Judge orders Trump to pay $2M in foundation case

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a civil lawsuit over President Donald Trump's charitable foundation (all times local): 2:40 p.m. A New York judge has ordered Presiden...

Judge orders Trump to pay $2M for charity foundation misuse

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge on Thursday ordered President Donald Trump to pay $2 million to an array of charities to resolve a lawsuit alleging he misused his own charitable foundation to further...

Total signs agreement for $111 million Notre Dame donation

PARIS (AP) — Oil company Total says it has signed an agreement to pay 100 million euro ($111 million) toward the reconstruction of Paris' Notre Dame Cathedral that it pledged shortly after April's dev...

Review: 'Last Christmas' isn't the rom-com cliche it appears

Paul Feig's "Last Christmas" looks every bit like your standard holiday romantic-comedy, but it has some surprises under its gauzy wrapping. Kate (Emilia Clarke) works in a year-roun...