Update: Taiwan issues typhoon land warning for Atsani

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) today (Nov. 5) has issued sea and land typhoon warnings for Tropical Storm Atsani as it is expected to come closest to the country on Frid...

A weakened Eta moves on to Honduras with drenching rains

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Eta is moving over Honduras as a weakened tropical depression but still bringing the heavy rains that have caused deadly landslides while drenching the country's east and ...

Shelling in Syria rebel enclave kills 7, including children

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian government on Wednesday shelled the last rebel last enclave in the country’s northwest, killing at least seven people, including four children, rescuers and activists reported. ...

Taiwan could issue sea warning for Tropical Storm Atsani

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecasts that Tropical Storm Atsani will come closest to Taiwan on Friday (Nov. 6) and may warrant a sea warning. As of 2 a.m. on Wedn...

Typhoon could bring rain to Taiwan on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Although the path of Tropical Storm Atsani is still uncertain, forecasters believe that the cyclone will bring rain and possibly more to Taiwan on Friday (Nov. 6), dependi...

Philippines' Duterte to inspect typhoon damage as deaths rise to 16

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will make an aerial inspection on Monday of the havoc from the world’s strongest typhoon this year, which has killed 16 people, though off...

Hurricane Eta forms in Caribbean Sea, forecasters say; slated to bring heavy rain, wind, storm surge to Central America

MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Eta forms in Caribbean Sea, forecasters say; slated to bring heavy rain, wind, storm surge to Central America.

Steelers stay unbeaten with 28-24 comeback win over Ravens

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers rallied behind Ben Roethlisberger to remain the lone unbeaten team in the NFL, beating error-prone Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens 28-24 Sunday in a due...

Zeta barrels northeast after battering storm-weary coast

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A fast-moving Hurricane Zeta barreled northeast Thursday morning after ripping through Louisiana and Mississippi where storm-weary residents were advised to stay indoors overnight w...

Dortmund beats Zenit 2-0 for first Champions League win

DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — Borussia Dortmund got its misfiring Champions League campaign into gear on Wednesday as it beat a defensive Zenit St. Petersburg 2-0 in heavy rain. Dortmund...

Man United held 0-0 by Chelsea to extend frustration at home

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United was held by Chelsea to 0-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday to leave the host without a win at Old Trafford from the opening three matches for the...

Belarus: Protesters keep up push for president's resignation

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Several hundred women marched across the capital of Belarus in heavy rain Saturday to demand the resignation of the country's authoritarian president, continuing more than 2 1/2 m...

Heavy rain causes landslide in Indonesia, killing 11 miners

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Intense rains caused a landslide at a coal mine on Indonesia's Sumatra island that killed 11 miners, authorities said Thursday. The slide occurred Wednesday...

Heavy rainfall forecast for eastern Taiwan and mountains in the north from Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮) said on Sunday (Oct. 18) that the interaction of a tropical disturbance developing over the Philippine Sea and the seasonal northeasterly win...

Vietnam: Devastating landslides hit army camp

Rescue teams in Vietnam raced against the clock on Sunday in search for a dozen men, after a series of landslides overwhelmed an army camp. Heavy rain has pounded over central Vietnam for more than ...