Australia beats Pakistan by 10 wickets to win T20 series 2-0

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Australia clinched the three-match series against Pakistan 2-0 and won its eighth straight Twenty20 game on Friday, beating the visitors by 10 wickets. Opener...

England beats New Zealand by 76 runs in 4th T20

NAPIER, New Zealand (AP) — Dawid Malan struck a maiden century from 48 balls in a record 182-run partnership with Eion Morgan which propelled England to a 76-run win over New Zealand in the fourth Twe...

Top US diplomat struggles to shrug off impeachment inquiry

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tries to shrug off the impeachment inquiry that has ensnared the State Department and raised questions about his leadership. Pompeo p...

Taiwan to regulate benefits for 45,000 food delivery drivers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's labor ministry is set to draft a new law to protect more than 45,000 food delivery drivers nationwide, following reports of couriers being killed or injured o...

Uber Eats to deliver Taiwan night market snacks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Taiwan’s renowned Ningxia Night Market will cooperate with international delivery platform Uber Eats from mid-November. The nation’s night markets are among ...

South Korean man crossing US on bicycle killed in crash

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A 27-year-old South Korean man riding his bicycle across the United States has been killed in a wreck in South Carolina. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said...

Wine cellar in space: 12 bottles arrive for yearlong stay

CAPE CANAVEREL, Fla. (AP) — The International Space Station's latest delivery includes 12 bottles of fine French wine. A Luxembourg company sent up the red wine, not for the astronau...

US growth of Islam creates need for religious scholars

DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — The seminary instructor challenges his students: "Brothers and sisters" don't believe in God because your "parents believe in God," but because "you know why God exists....

Ryanair dampens expectations on Boeing Max deliveries

LONDON (AP) — Ryanair says it has dampened expectations that it would receive the entirety of its planned delivery of Boeing 737 Max airplanes next year. As the Ireland-headquartered...

McDonald's CEO pushed out after relationship with employee

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's chief executive officer has been pushed out of the company after violating company policy by engaging in a consensual relationship with an employee, the corporatio...

Food safety monitoring center to ensure safe lunches in New Taipei City schools

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A monitoring center will be in place in New Taipei City before the start of next semester to ensure the safety of lunches provided to junior high and elementary schools in...

Dubai displays tech reputation with global robotics contest

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Seeking to bolster its image as a forward-looking metropolis, Dubai hosted the largest-ever international robotics contest this week, challenging young people from 1...

England beats New Zealand by 7 wickets in 1st T20

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — England kept up its recent sporting superiority over New Zealand with a seven-wicket win Friday in the first of five Twenty20 internationals. James V...

Cute DIY costumes spotted at Tianmu Halloween Festival in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Tianmu Halloween Festival on Oct. 26 saw a plethora of kids wearing cute, creative costumes with a wide variety of themes, such as horror film villains, cartoon c...

3-2-1-Cookoff! Astronauts to bake cookies with new test oven

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Forget reheated, freeze-dried space grub. Astronauts are about to get a new test oven for baking chocolate chip cookies from scratch. The next delivery to...