On Football: Injury blitz troubling so early in NFL season

Coaches, players and team executives don't exactly shrug when major injuries occur on an NFL field. They don't bury their heads in the turf about it, and they certainly don't wave a white flag in surr...

Herbalife Nutrition Survey Reveals Asia Pacific Consumers Have a Clear Vision for Healthy Aging, But Fear of Illness Due to Lower Immunity Topped List of Aging-Related Worries

Survey reveals that less than three in 10 Asia Pacific consumers are confident in their ability to age healthily HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 24 September 2020 - Premier global nutrition comp...

Japan delegation led by former prime minister lands in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Japanese delegation led by former Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori arrived in Taipei on Friday (Sept. 18) for the memorial ceremony of former Taiwan President Lee Teng-hui (李...

Relying on rookie CB Dantzler brings growing pains for Vikes

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cameron Dantzler picked up his nickname “The Needle” in high school in Louisiana. “I was always skinny,” the Minnesota Vikings cornerback said after he was drafted...

Malignant tumors remain top cause of death in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Malignant tumors were the leading cause of death in Taiwan last year and have lowered the country's average life expectancy by four years, according to statistics rele...

Starbucks adds 3 Beyond Meat options to Taiwan menu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Starbucks Taiwan announced on Wednesday (Sept. 16) it is adding three items made with Beyond Meat products to its menu along with two other plant-based options as the worl...

From a stable job to a tent: A waiter's homeless struggle

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Jeff Lello has never been rich, but the 42-year-old could pocket $100 cash most weekend nights at the steakhouse chain where he waited tables. He always had enough money f...

Former Japan prime minister to attend Lee Teng-hui's memorial in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Japan Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori will reportedly visit Taiwan for the second time in two months to attend the memorial ceremony of former Taiwan President Lee Teng...

Steelers' Banner grateful, eager after winning starting job

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Zach Banner looks back at the early stages of his NFL career and doesn't like what he sees: an overweight, poorly disciplined kid letting the opportunity of a lifetime slip through h...

Lawsuit: EPA fails to enforce Chesapeake Bay pollution caps

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency has failed to ensure that Pennsylvania and New York are doing enough to reduce pollution that flows from farms and cities into the Chesapeake Ba...

HK TOP Professional Flame Cooking Platform Towngas Cooking Channel Arrives on YouTube

Star chefs assemble! Unbox cookery secrets, culinary inspirations every day Introducing intensive courses on Chinese cooking for domestic helpers Secret tips on ingredient selection and culinary arts...

Lives Lost: Beloved aunt would ask: 'Where's the party at?'

For family and friends, Lydia Nunez always had jokes, hugs and lots of love. She was the “glue” that brought people together, the one who remembered birthdays, spoiled her nieces an...

Florida QB Trask ready to take 'next jump' in progression

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Isolated from coaches, teammates and friends during the coronavirus pandemic, Kyle Trask found plenty of extra free time this offseason. So the Florida quart...

Chiayi to be first among Taiwan municipalities to clash with US pork policy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chiayi City has become the first municipality in Taiwan to decide to take action against the central government’s new policy of opening the country to U.S. pork cont...

Hopes fading for coronavirus deal as Congress returns

WASHINGTON (AP) — At least there won't be a government shutdown. But as lawmakers straggle back to Washington for an abbreviated preelection session, hopes are dimming for another co...