PGA Tour Champions 2020 Schedule

Jan. 16-18 — Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai, Hualalai GC, Ka'upulehu-Kona, Hawaii. Jan. 30-Feb. 1 — Morocco Champions, Samanah GC, Marrakech, Morocco. ...

Officials responding to oil spill from cargo ship in Hawaii

HONOLULU (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says a cargo ship has spilled oil into Honolulu Harbor. Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class James Connor says local and federal officials are wor...

Review: 'Midway' turns the WW II battle into a cartoon

The first thing Roland Emmerich should do after his latest movie "Midway" hits theaters is apologize. Apologize to the visual effects crew, the stuntmen, the carpenters, the costumer...

Elections in 4 states Tuesday will offer test runs for 2020

Gubernatorial and legislative elections in four states Tuesday will test voter enthusiasm and party organization amid impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump and a fevered Democratic pr...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan flag spotted on Australia's Bondi Beach

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Australian high school student exploring his Taiwanese heritage captured this image of the Taiwan flag at a beach in Australia in 2018. The 18-year-old photographer,...

Taiwan’s Taoyuan top of the pops

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Taoyuan Street Party's four concerts will take place on Sat. (Nov. 9) and Nov. 30 to promote the new open-air pop music theater at the Taoyuan Airport MRT'...

AP COVERED IT: Iran students seize US Embassy in Tehran

EDITOR'S NOTE: On Nov. 4, 1979, Iranian students overran guards to take over the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, starting a 444-day hostage crisis that transfixed America. After a three-hour...

Rate of Alaska fatal plane crashes tops national average

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The rate of fatal airplane crashes in Alaska is higher than the national average, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. The NTSB has preliminar...

Protesters trash Xinhua News' Hong Kong office

Anti-government protesters attacked the Hong Kong office of China’s official news agency in a show of anger against Beijing after chaos broke out downtown on Saturday (Nov. 2), with police firin...

Heavy winds batter England; some ferries to France suspended

LONDON (AP) — Heavy winds are battering parts of England and the stormy weather has forced the suspension of ferry service between the major ports of Dover and Calais, France. Britai...

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Today in History Today is Saturday, Nov. 2, the 306th day of 2019. There are 59 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 2, 19...

Remains of Coast Guardsman who died in WWII camp comes home

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Lt. Thomas J.E. Crotty's capture during World War II made him the first Coast Guard prisoner of war since the War of 1812. With his burial in his hometown of Buf...

Vaccine shows promise for preventing active TB disease

An experimental vaccine proved 50% effective at preventing latent tuberculosis infection from turning into active disease in a three-year study of adults in Africa. Doctors were enco...

Official says shark bites 2 men on Great Barrier Reef

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An ambulance official says a shark has seriously injured two men on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Queensland state Ambulance Service spokeswoman to Mel M...

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Today in History Today is Monday, Oct. 28, the 301st day of 2019. There are 64 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 28, 18...