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Abortion adds to Biden's all-but-impossible to-do list

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s list of impossible tasks keeps getting longer. Despite lofty promises he's made, from the campaign trail through his first year in office, he ...

Abortion adds to Biden's all-but-impossible to-do list

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s list of impossible tasks keeps getting longer. Despite lofty promises he's made, from the campaign trail through his first year in office, he ...

American TSMC employee reveals culture clash at Arizona fab

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Cultural differences could be causing headaches for some American employees at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company’s (TSMC) new fab in Arizona. The company...

GOP positions to grab left-leaning Nashville in US House map

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Black college students once marched downtown from the north Nashville neighborhood where Aaron Marble preaches, sitting at whites-only lunch counters to fight for civil rights....

Photo of the Day: Stall-free squat toilets in Beijing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese actress Gin Oy (歐陽靖) shocked her fans on Thursday (Jan. 20) when she re-shared a photo on her Instagram account showing a public women's restroom in Beijing ...

Ski star Feuz laments lack of ski buzz in Olympic host China

GENEVA (AP) — Two-time Olympic medalist Beat Feuz is not thrilled about heading to Beijing for another Winter Games in a host nation with little ski tradition. The expected favorite ...

COVID-19 means disruption, change for new set of 'boomerang kids'

Not much had changed in the room where Faissal Sharif spent his childhood, in a small village in a remote part of the central German state of Hesse. Various posters, his old bed, a desk covered by a t...

Video shows migrant workers in Taiwan's Miaoli herded into packs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A migrant worker has shared video footage showing how their factory now restricts the movements of foreign employees and herds them in groups as they go to and from work. ...

Going home: longtime 2B Neil Walker retires with no regrets

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Neil Walker spent his childhood watching the Pittsburgh Pirates struggle. He spent his 20s helping the franchise escape two decades worth of futility and a portion of his 30s working...

'United States of Al' puts war buddies on sitcom footing

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The makers of “United States of Al” are keenly aware they're treading on sensitive ground with the new CBS series about two survivors of war. Riley is a combat vet...

Spurs held off for 24 mins before beating 8th-tier side 5-0

CROSBY, England (AP) — Marine's part-time players had been holding off Tottenham for 20 minutes when apprentice plumber Neil Kengni spotted his chance. Some 30 yards (meters) from th...

PBS' 'All Creatures Great and Small' aims to be timely tonic

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “All Creatures Great and Small,” a beloved TV series of yore, is back as a reboot because producer Colin Callender saw the seriocomic adventures of veterinarians in a close-knit rur...

Tourism video shares Kiwi runner's experience in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Tourism Bureau has recently released a video about the story of New Zealand ultra runner Ruth Croft’s athletic upbringing and life after she moved to Taiwan. ...

Road to NFL for Jets' Castillo began with one repeated dream

NEW YORK (AP) — Sergio Castillo had the same dream a few times every year since sixth grade. The New York Jets kicker is on the field at a stadium when he looks into the stands and s...

New Steelers LB Williamson embracing change of scenery

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The image of Avery Williamson trying to hitchhike in the rain is legitimate. Yes, that really was the veteran linebacker in full New York Jets gear with an umbrel...