Supreme Court will hear Wisconsin drunk driving case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to a Wisconsin drunk driving law that has parallels in other states. Wisconsin law says law enforcement officials c...

Drunk BMW driver going wrong way kills Vietnamese woman in western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A drunk driver with an astronomical blood alcohol level of 0.97 late last night (Jan. 9) smashed his BMW into a Toyota, killing a Vietnamese immigrant woman inside, reported Ap...

NASCAR sputters toward checkered flag on troubled season

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR's season of doom and gloom sputters toward the checkered flag with a stout championship field but the inability to distance itself from everything that's gone wrong in th...

London bus driver arrested for drunk driving; 1 girl injured

LONDON (AP) — British police say a London bus driver has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after a collision that left a teenage girl with critical injuries. Police said th...

Price to pay for drinking three beers in Taiwan: NT$67,500

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A Taiwanese man had never thought of the big price he would have to pay for drinking beer, until he was stopped by police after drinking three beers, according to a news rel...

Unlicensed driver who killed 3 in Taipei locked up after nobody pays bail

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The young unlicensed driver who killed three people when a road race went wrong was ordered detained Saturday morning as nobody had turned up to pay his bail set at NT$150,000 (...

Mel Gibson to direct, co-write remake of 'The Wild Bunch'

NEW YORK (AP) — Mel Gibson will co-write and direct a remake of Sam Peckinpah's classic 1969 Western "The Wild Bunch." Warner Bros. on Monday confirmed that Gibson will helm the prod...

Sluggish Tottenham under scrutiny after 3 straight losses

Tottenham had more players in the World Cup semifinals than any other team. It also was the only Premier League club to not sign anyone in the European transfer window. As Mauricio P...

World Cup winner Lloris fined $65,000 for drunk driving

LONDON (AP) — World Cup-winning France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has been fined 50,000 pounds ($65,000) and banned from driving for 20 months for drunk driving. The Tottenham goalkeeper...

England rugby player Cipriani fined for nightclub assault

ST. HELIER, Jersey (AP) — A court has fined England rugby player Danny Cipriani 2,000 pounds ($2,500) after he pleaded guilty to assault and resisting arrest following an incident at a nightclub on an...

DA: Driver in deadly crash was released after earlier arrest

BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — The district attorney on Cape Cod says a man involved in a deadly weekend crash should not have been released following an earlier drunken driving arrest. Po...

Guatemalan pleads guilty in crash that killed Colts player

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Guatemalan man living illegally in the U.S. has pleaded guilty to driving drunk when he killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver. ...

Taiwan Cabinet spokeswoman-designate convicted of drunk driving: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kolas Yotaka, the Democratic Progressive Party legislator nominated to take over as Cabinet spokesperson, was convicted of drunk driving four years ago, the Apple Daily re...

Okinawans take to the sea to protest construction of new US base 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday, June 25, Okinawans took to the sea to stage a protest against a landfill project that will become part of a new U.S. military base planned for the Henoko area o...

First lady: Kindness and compassion are important in life

TYSONS, Va. (AP) — Melania Trump is telling a youth conference that kindness, compassion and positivity are important traits in life. The first lady says that participants attending ...