Harden scores 26 as Rockets Beat Jazz for 13th Straight

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Time and again in the fourth quarter, Luc Mbah a Moute saw 7-foot-1 Rudy Gobert guarding him on the perimeter. His eyes lit up. After all, he ...

Even the eyelashes freeze: Russia sees minus 88.6 degrees F

MOSCOW (AP) — Even thermometers can't keep up with the plunging temperatures in Russia's remote Yakutia region, which hit minus 67 degrees Celsius (minus 88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some...

Big freeze: Russia's Yakutia sees near-record cold spell

MOSCOW (AP) — Temperatures in the remote, diamond-rich Russian region of Yakutia have dropped to near-record lows, plunging to -67 degrees Centigrade (-88.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in some areas. ...

US cold snap was a freak of nature, quick analysis finds

WASHINGTON (AP) — A quick study of the brutal American cold snap finds that the Arctic blast really wasn't global warming but a freak of nature. A team of international scientists wh...

Mercury in Taiwan could dip to 7 degrees by Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the first major cold wave swoops down from the north toward Taiwan today, the mercury could dip to between 8 to 10 degrees Celsius between Jan. 9 - 12 and could possibly rea...

Plum blossoms in south central Taiwan to reach full bloom in cold, wet weather

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Plum trees in Nantou are expected to come into full bloom around mid-January as the weather turns cooler, a township chief in the landlocked county said Sunday. About half of the pl...

Mercury to dip to 8 degrees Celsius next Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The mercury is set to continue to slide well into next week and is likely to plummet to 8 degrees Celsius between next Monday evening, Jan, 8, and early Tuesday morning as...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. PRESIDENT TOUTS GLOBAL WARMING IN FACE OF COLD SPELL ...

CWB: Weather to remain chilly all over Taiwan until Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A new strong cold air mass is forecast to affect Taiwan on Wednesday (December 20), sending temperatures as low as this current cold spell or even lower around the country. ...

Italy: Art restorers unveil masterpiece damaged in dry spell

MILAN (AP) — After four months of work, the Brera Art Gallery has unveiled Donato Bramante's fully restored painting "Christ at the Column" after it suffered damage over the winter. ...

The Latest: Putin says Russia never involved in hacking

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Donald Trump and the Russia investigation (all times local): 6:45 a.m. President Vladimir Putin says the Russian state has never bee...

The Latest: Putin says attempts to contain Russia won't work

ST.PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — The Latest on President Vladimir Putin's comments Thursday (all times local): 1:10 p.m. President Vladimir Putin has warned that attemp...

Putin: Russian state has never been involved in hacking

ST.PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says the Russian state has never been involved in hacking. Speaking at a meeting with senior editors of leading international ne...

Cold and wet weather expected during 228 holiday

Taipei (Taiwan News)—The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecast cold and rainy weather ahead for the upcoming 228 holiday, as a strong continental cold air mass approaches the island. The CWB ...

Taiwan Lantern Festival kicks off in Yunlin

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2017 Taiwan Lantern Festival officially kicked off in Yunlin County on Saturday showcasing both traditional culture and modern technology and featuring local specialties. ...