Wisconsin recount: Masks, plexiglas and lots of ballots

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin on Friday will begin recounts of the presidential race in the state's two biggest and most Democratic counties. It's a longshot bid by President Donald Trump — who paid ...

Flacco feels confident as he prepares for 4th start for Jets

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Flacco spent most of the hot, humid days of training camp working out, watching practice and wondering when he'd get back in the huddle. The 35-year-old quarterba...

And the Grammy nomination goes to ... Megan? Harry? Weeknd?

NEW YORK (AP) — Rappers and R&B singers tend to be the most-nominated acts at the Grammys thanks to producing their own hits and collaborating with others — sometimes from different genres — givin...

Sports game simulator says press pause on Jets going 0-16

NEW YORK (AP) — First, the good news for some frustrated New York Jets fans: They might not have to endure the embarrassment of a winless season. Now, the not-so-good news: No 0-16 f...

Americans across party lines, regions embrace marijuana

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Bill Stocker could be considered the archetype of a conservative voter: He's a retired Marine and former police officer who voted for President Donald Trump. But he's also among t...

Biden's beach hideaway has political sun shining on Rehoboth

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (AP) — This resort town known for Atlantic waves that are sometimes surfable, fresh-cut French fries and a 1-mile wooden boardwalk that dates to the 1870s has long prided itself o...

Transit officials propose service cuts in wake of pandemic

BOSTON (AP) — Greater Boston's transportation agency proposed a series of public transit cuts Monday that officials say are needed after ridership plummeted when the COVID-19 pandemic hit earlier this...

Maximum one-way fare for Green Line in Taiwan's Taichung set at NT$50

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taichung Mayor Lu Shiow-yen (盧秀燕) said on Saturday (Nov. 7) that the city will come up with a free-ride plan for the trial operation of its MRT's Green Line. The ma...

House Democrats blame losses on polls, message, even Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Their majority shrunk, House Democrats cast blame Thursday on their election message, ground game and leadership under Speaker Nancy Pelosi's team after expectations for big wins ca...

Taiwan’s Silver Grass Festival of Caoling Historic Trail kicks off

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Silver Grass Festival of Caoling Historic Trail gets underway on Saturday (Nov. 7) and is scheduled to finish Nov. 29. The Northeast and Yilan Coast National...

Lock fires back at dance critic, will keep busting moves

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Drew Lock insists he won’t let his guard down now that he has a signature comeback on his resume. What he promises to keep doing is letting his hair down. Th...

House Democrats blame losses on polls, message, even Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Their majority shrunk, House Democrats cast blame Thursday on their election message, ground game and leadership under Speaker Nancy Pelosi after expectations for big wins came cras...

Ms.Jigger: Sophisticated cicchetti and narrative-led cocktails by Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 4 November 2020 - Channelling the elegance of a well-heeled traveller with a soft spot for la sua preferita Italy, Ms.Jigger comes to life as a narrative-driven cockta...

New Taipei to offer 1 month of free rides along new light rail line

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first phase of New Taipei City's Blue Sea Line, which is a part of the Danhai Light Rail, is expected to open this month and will offer free rides for a month when...

In Brazil, a parrot puppeteer’s death stirs the nation

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In a time of so much loss, it is rare for an individual death to stir a country. And it is extraordinary for national grief to be triggered by the passing of a puppet. ...