Irving has 32 as Celtics rally in 4th quarter, top Hawks

ATLANTA (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 32 points and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-105 on Saturday night for their third straight win. After trailing for most ...

Analyst: 9 predictions for China in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — 2019 marks several milestones for China, namely the 70th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), the 40th year of official relations with the U.S., and the 30th ...

Young wins point guard battle, Hawks top Thunder 142-126

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young had 24 points and 11 assists to win the showdown of past and former Atlanta point guards, leading the Hawks over the Oklahoma City Thunder 142-126 on Tuesday night. ...

Soderberg's 1st hat trick leads Avalanche past Leafs 6-3

TORONTO (AP) — Carl Soderberg had his first career hat trick and the Colorado Avalanche defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-3 on Monday night. Gabriel Landeskog, Mikko Rantanen and Ma...

76ers escape with 108-105 win over Knicks; Embiid scores 26

NEW YORK (AP) — Ben Simmons fell an assist short of a triple-double with 20 points and 22 rebounds, Joel Embiid scored 26 points and the Philadelphia 76ers escaped with a 108-105 victory over the New ...

Pastrnak's goal sends Bruins past Maple Leafs 3-2

TORONTO (AP) — David Pastrnak scored a tiebreaking goal late in the second period and the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Saturday night. Sean Kuraly had a goal...

US flu season appears milder, one year after brutal one

NEW YORK (AP) — It's early, but officials say the current flu season is shaping up to be gentler than last winter's unusually brutal one. In most parts of the country right now, the ...

Japan issues national warning after major spike in flu cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Flu season in Japan is causing many people to fall ill, with over one million cases reported. As a result the Japanese government has issued a nationwide alert urging peop...

Seguin, Bishop lead Stars to 3-1 win over Blues

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tyler Seguin scored twice, Ben Bishop made several key saves and the Dallas Stars beat the St. Louis Blues 3-1 on Tuesday night. John Klingberg had a goal for the St...

Ditched Chinese sausage prompts Taipei to call on public to report suspicious meat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei City Animal Protection Office (APO) urged the public to report suspicious meat products following a report on Jan. 5 of sausages from China that were found in a riv...

Blues send Philadelphia Flyers to 7th straight loss, 3-0

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brayden Schenn and Vladimir Tarasenko scored and Jordan Binnington stopped 25 shots in his first NHL start to lead the St. Louis Blues past the Philadelphia Flyers 3-0 on Monday ni...

The Latest: US delegation takes aim at Trump over wall

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on two Guatemalan children who died while in U.S. government custody (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Members of the Congressional Hi...

US delegation seeks more details on Guatemalan boy's death

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus are touring a U.S. Border Patrol station in southern New Mexico as they press for more details about the death of a Guatemalan boy ...

Taiwan's Yunlin County culls another poultry farm due to bird flu, 62 farms in total for 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After a difficult year for poultry farmers in Yunlin County, another farm was discovered to have been infected with the bird flu virus, leading to prompt action by the loc...

Guatemala village mourns 2nd child to die in US custody

YALAMBOJOCH, Guatemala (AP) — White flowers and flickering candles sat atop a low table inside the simple wooden home in remote, rural Guatemala. Nearby was a small pair of rubber boots, sized to fit ...