Taipei International Comics Festival to be held as scheduled: organizer

The annual Taipei International Comics and Animation Festival will go ahead this week as scheduled, despite escalating fears over the spread of a new coronavirus that originated in China, the organize...

Daniel Suarez gets NASCAR ride 2 weeks before Daytona 500

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Daniel Suarez landed a job two weeks before the NASCAR season begins when Gaunt Brothers Racing signed the Mexican driver for the No. 96 Toyota in the Cup Series. ...

Former Premier League stars headline wildfire recovery match

SYDNEY (AP) — Former Premier League stars Didier Drogba, Dwight Yorke and Park Ji-Sung are among an initial group of international footballers confirmed for an exhibition match in Sydney in May to aid...

Stewart returns, US beats UConn 79-64 in women's basketball

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Breanna Stewart returned to the court nine months after rupturing her right Achilles tendon and the U.S. women's national team beat No. 4 UConn 79-64 on Monday night in an exhib...

Maya Moore at peace with decision to skip second WNBA season

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore sees missing a second consecutive WNBA season as an extension of her decision to skip last year. The 30-year-old told The Associ...

US national team also looks toward Olympic soccer qualifying

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter will be looking toward Olympic soccer qualifying when the senior national team plays Costa Rica on Saturday in an exhibition at Carson, California. ...

Oregon moves up to No. 3 in AP women's basketball poll

NEW YORK (AP) — Oregon moved up one spot in The Associated Press women's basketball poll to No. 3 after beating rival Oregon State twice in a 48-hour span. The Ducks jumped UConn to ...

Duchess of Cambridge takes images for Holocaust Memorial Day

LONDON (AP) — The Duchess of Cambridge is participating in Holocaust Memorial Day observances with photographs she took of survivors for an exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of...

Morris, Roldan to miss US exhibition against Costa Rica

CHICAGO (AP) — Forward Jordan Morris and midfielder Cristian Roldan will miss the United States' exhibition against Costa Rica on Feb. 1 and will report to preseason with Major League Soccer's Seattle...

No. 3 UConn routs East Carolina 98-42 for another AAC win

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Christyn Williams scored 26 points, Megan Walker had 15 points and 12 rebounds and No. 3 UConn pulled away after the first quarter for a 98-42 victory at East Carolina on Satur...

Mavs complete trade to acquire Cauley-Stein from Warriors

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks completed a trade Saturday to acquire 7-foot center Willie Cauley-Stein from Golden State for a second-round draft pick this year. The Mavericks ne...

Taipei International Book Exhibition set for record crowds

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In less than two weeks, the annual Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE) will be hosted at the Taipei World Trade Center, featuring a range of international authors ...

Shots from stands, women's 3-on-3 highlight NHL skills event

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Shooting pucks from the stands and some of the best women's hockey players in the world going back and forth in a 3-on-3 game stole the show at the NHL All-Star Skills Competition. ...

NFL at 100: Afterthought as it is, Pro Bowl has rich history

With James Lofton's rookie season off to a strong start in 1978, another member of the Green Bay Packers casually tossed some praise his way in the locker room one day in early December. ...

AP Source: Warriors close to trading Cauley-Stein to Dallas

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors were working Friday to finalize a trade to send center Willie Cauley-Stein to the Dallas Mavericks for a second-round draft pick this summer. ...