Honda says it is recalling 437K vehicles for fuel-pump issue

TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — Honda says it is recalling 437,000 vehicles in the U.S. to fix a fuel-pump issue. The recall covers model-year 2016-2018 Acura MDXs, 2015-2019 Acura TLX V6s a...

Carlsberg net profit more than triples in 2018

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish brewer Carlsberg says its full-year 2018 net profit soared to 5.31 billion kroner ($811 million), up from 1.26 billion kroner, on strong beer sales across its major m...

Thousands of fish die in 3rd mass death in Australian river

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of fish have died in the third mass kill on a stretch of a major Australian river in recent weeks that local officials blame on drought but critics say...

Photo of the Day: Chinese textbook warns drinking cold water can be deadly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Many Western netizens are getting a laugh at a cartoon found by an American editor in a Chinese textbook warning children about the dangers of drinking cold water to the heart ...

Taiwan to bake in 30-degree weather on Dongzhi, Winter Solstice

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Despite tomorrow being Dongzhi (冬至, extreme of winter) Festival or the winter solstice, parts of Taiwan will climb to a balmy 30 degrees Celsius tomorrow, before cooler and wet...

Whale songs and war: The less talked-about climate impacts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Near Antarctica, whales are singing in deeper tones to cut through the noise of melting icebergs. In California, a big college football rivalry game was postponed until Saturday beca...

A year later, no surprises on what to expect from Tiger

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Justin Thomas is paired with Tiger Woods in the Hero World Challenge for the second straight year, and just like last time, he has an idea what to expect from him. ...

Mexico says 48 manatee deaths due to heat, algae blooms

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican environmental authorities say a combination of hot weather, drought and toxic algae blooms contributed to the deaths of 48 manatees in the Gulf coast state of Tabasco this s...

Carlsberg sales boosted by warm weather in Europe

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish brewer Carlsberg says its third-quarter revenue rose on strong beer sales across its major markets, boosted by unusually hot weather in western Europe. ...

Autumn Tiger on the rampage: 34 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan next week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As the northeasterly winds have weakened, the temperature is going up today, Oct. 20, with the thermometer set to rise as high as 34 degrees Celsius next week, according to...

Greater Taipei forecast to experience more hot weather

Hot weather is forecast for the Greater Taipei area for Thursday due to the influence of a high pressure system, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). CWB forecaster Cheng Chuan-fang (程川芳)...

2-year-old Indiana boy found inside hot vehicle dies

DALEVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a 2-year-old boy has died after being found unresponsive inside a vehicle parked outside his family's apartment during hot weather in central Indiana. ...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Sept. 4 The Baltimore Sun on an endorsement deal between Nike and Colin Kaepe...

Archaeologists dig Native American fort found in Connecticut

NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — Archaeologists are marveling at the site of a 1600s Native American fort in Connecticut that was uncovered as part of a rail bridge replacement project. About 2...

For the first time since war, this gold belongs to Korea

AKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — There was no dividing them. The folk song Arirang played and the “unification” flag was raised to celebrate the first gold medal by a combined Koreas team at...