Chinese-American man shouts 'Trump save me' after tossing wife off Taiwan airport stairway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a Chinese-American man Wan (萬) was arrested for shoving his wife off the fourth-floor staircase in the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, he was overheard shouting &qu...

Cubs' Baez has new magic tricks ready for this season

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — It does not take Javier Baez long to show off his magic tricks, even in a spring training game. The Chicago Cubs star singled in the first inning on Sunday against...

Croatians demand more action against domestic violence

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Thousands of people have rallied in Croatia demanding government action against domestic violence after a man threw his four small children from a balcony, seriously injuring th...

Amid crisis, Cuba plans revamp of state and legal system

HAVANA (AP) — In the midst of a regional crisis over Venezuela and tough economic straits, the Cuban government is about to launch a sweeping makeover of its centrally planned, single-party system wit...

The Latest: Planned Parenthood blasts federal ruling

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Latest on a federal court ruling approving an Ohio anti-abortion law on funding (all times local): 3:25 p.m. Leaders of Planned Parenthood are...

Rutgers basketball player dismissed, faces deportation

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers University basketball player Issa Thiam has been dismissed from the team and faces deportation after his arrest on domestic violence charges. Thiam...

Head of UN Women: Technology revolution must benefit women

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The head of the U.N. women's agency is calling for the revolution in technology to be used to benefit the world's poor, and especially women, who will not achieve gender equality...

In Russia, gender equality still a long way off

MOSCOW (AP) — When a Russian army recruitment office ordered a photoshoot to celebrate International Women's Day, it didn't feature any of the 45,000 women currently serving in the country's armed for...

Portugal holds day of mourning for domestic violence victims

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal's Cabinet has gone out into the street to observe a minute of silence as part of a day of national mourning it decreed for victims of domestic violence. ...

Inspired by #MeToo, Serbian woman speaks out and fights back

BRUS, Serbia (AP) — It started at the job interview when Marija Lukic's boss locked the office door and tried to kiss her. He later promised it won't happen again. But it did, over and over, until she...

Red Sox pitcher Wright suspended 80 games for HGH

NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Red Sox pitcher Steven Wright has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test for Human Growth Hormone. Major League Baseball made the announcement W...

Report: Saudi talk show suspended after critical views aired

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Saudi news report says authorities suspended a two-week-old TV talk show that tackled sensitive issues and aired critical views. The suspension c...

The Latest: Family seeking justice for man killed by police

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the decision by a prosecutor not to charge the police officers who shot an unarmed black man last year (all times local): 3:45 p.m. ...

Family says it is seeking justice for man killed by police

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Relatives of a black man fatally shot by police officers while holding a cellphone say they will press their "pursuit of justice" after prosecutors in California declined to ...

Johnny Depp sues ex-wife for $50 million in defamation suit

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Actor Johnny Depp is suing his ex-wife, actress Amber Heard, in a $50 million defamation lawsuit, citing a piece she wrote for The Washington Post about domestic abuse. Th...