Bruins G Tuukka Rask opts out of NHL playoffs over COVID-19

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has opted out of the team’s playoff run. The Vezina Trophy finalist -- and winner of the top goaltender award in 2014 -- said in a stat...

After 400 years, Native stories at heart of Mayflower events

SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Four hundred years after English colonists landed on Plymouth Rock and upended the lives of her ancestors, Paula Peters is on a quest to recover a small part of what her pe...

Twin beams of light won't shine during 9/11 tribute in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — Twin beams of light representing the World Trade Center towers won't be beamed into the sky during this year's memorial of the 9/11 terror attacks in New York City because of concerns ...

No. 1 Novak Djokovic says he'll play at US Open, after all

The Big Three will be represented at the U.S. Open, after all: Novak Djokovic announced Thursday he will enter the Grand Slam tournament and the hard-court tuneup preceding it in New York. ...

Marlins finally get to go home after beating Blue Jays 14-11

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Magneuris Sierra hit a go-ahead single in the 10th inning and the Miami Marlins overcame Toronto's seven home runs to outlast the Blue Jays 14-11 Wednesday night in the final game...

Taiwan CYBERSEC 2020 opens with 250 exhibitors from around world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The two-day CYBERSEC 2020 conference opened on Tuesday (Aug. 11) at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, gathering over 250 cybersecurity companies from around the world to s...

Three decades after Jones fight, gold still stings for Park

JEJU ISLAND, South Korea (AP) — EDITORS — With the Tokyo Olympics postponed for a year because of the coronavirus pandemic, The Associated Press is looking back at the history of Summer Games. South K...

Preview: Trotz, Islanders face Capitals in first round

Barry Trotz famously told the then-defending champion Washington Capitals two years ago any future title runs would go through Long Island. Toronto will have to do. ...

List 4/4 of sports events affected by coronavirus pandemic

SOFTBALL Men’s World Cup in Auckland, New Zealand from Feb. 20-28, 2021 postponed to Feb. 19-27, 2022. SUMO Spring Basho in Osaka from March 8-22,...

Capitals beat Bruins to earn East 3 seed, face Isles next

TORONTO (AP) — T.J. Oshie and Tom Wilson scored, Braden Holtby made 30 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 in round-robin play Sunday to clinch the No. 3 seed in the Eastern C...

AP WAS THERE: 1976 Montreal Olympics

EDITOR’S NOTE — With the Tokyo Olympics postponed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic, The Associated Press is looking back at the history of Summer Games. This story was transmitted from Montr...

Palermo sets example for the return of tour-level tennis

ROME (AP) — The only player who tested positive for the coronavirus was withdrawn from the tournament without ever setting foot at the venue. Another player was admonished for ventur...

Spackman Media Group Artist Son Ye-jin to Endorse Philippines’ Smart Communications

Represented by MSteam Entertainment, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the associated company of Spackman Entertainment Group, Spackman Media Group, Korean top actress Son Ye-jin to be the face of...

Taiwan's development of 'Teng Yun' drone on schedule

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan military said Friday (Aug. 7) the development of its domestically made "Teng Yun" (Cloud Rider, 騰雲) drone is right on schedule, following news the cou...

New Taiwan passport design up for public vote

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Voting is now underway on a New Power Party (NPP) website for a series of new Taiwanese passport cover designs, which either minimize or entirely eliminate any mention of ...