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Taiwan's president calls for water conservation, warns of shortages

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Sunday urged people in Taiwan to conserve water and brace for shortages, as the country's reservoirs are at their lowest levels in decades due to scant rainfall in ...

Taiwan resorts to well drilling amid extreme water supply woes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Businesses in Taiwan are allowed to apply for a permit to drill wells as the country undergoes a severe drought due to a shortage of rainfall and no typhoons over the past...

Ole Miss beats Vanderbilt 56-46

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Jarkel Joiner had 15 points and Romello White added 11 to help Mississippi beat Vanderbilt 56-46 in the season finale for both teams on Saturday night. The Rebel...

Atlético aims to inflict severe blow on Madrid title hopes

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Chasing its first league trophy since 2014, Atlético Madrid will try to deal a severe blow to Real Madrid’s title defense on Sunday. Diego Simeone’s side has ...

Southampton ends long winless run in EPL despite Ings injury

SHEFFIELD, England (AP) — Southampton shrugged off the disappointment of losing Danny Ings to another injury by beating last-place Sheffield United 2-0 to end its nine-match winless run in the Premier...

Kriechmayr adds World Cup downhill win to world title

SAALBACH-HINTERGLEMM, Austria (AP) — Vincent Kriechmayr ended his two-year-long victory drought in men’s World Cup downhills by winning Saturday, three weeks after he took the world title in the disci...

Taiwan turns to Matsu for drought relief

Irrigation authorities in Taiwan are turning to Matsu on Sunday (March 7) for help to resolve the nation's drought, teaming up with Dajia Jenn Lann Temple in Taichung City, to pray to the deity fo...

No. 9 UCLA women into Pac-12 final, 58-49 vs No. 11 Arizona

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Michaela Onyenwere scored 24 points and No. 9 UCLA beat No. 11 Arizona 58-49 on Friday night to reach the championship game of the Pac-12 Tournament. The third-seede...

McGusty scores 27, rallies Miami over Boston College 80-76

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Kameron McGusty scored a season-high 27 points and led a late rally as Miami defeated Boston College 80-76 on Friday in a regular-season finale. Boston Coll...

No. 7 Gamecocks hold off Alabama 75-63 at SEC Tournament

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Zia Cooke scored 22 points, Aliyah Boston had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and No. 7 South Carolina withstood a late charge Alabama for a 75-63 victory at the SEC Tournament on F...

Sabres coach on hot seat; GM says team's play 'unacceptable'

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Sabres coach Ralph Krueger’s status has been placed into question after first-year general manager Kevyn Adams called his underperforming team’s play “flat-out not good en...

Bills sign safety Hyde to 2-year, $19.2 million extension

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills signed veteran safety Micah Hyde to a two-year contract extension on Friday. The Bills announced the signing, while a person with direct knowl...

Semiconductor giant TSMC seeks 9,000 new employees in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid surging global demand for semiconductors, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) is launching a campaign to find 9,000 new recruits for its operations across t...

Martin scores 2 to help Islanders beat Sabres 5-2

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Martin scored twice and the New York Islanders beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 on Thursday night in the opener of a three-game series. Noah Dobson, Anthony Be...

Martin scores 2 to help Islanders beat Sabres 5-2

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Martin scored twice and the New York Islanders beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 on Thursday night in the opener of a three-game series. Noah Dobson, Anthony Be...