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Super Bowl play-ins at Lambeau rare yet rich events for Pack

As Aaron Rodgers spoke with reporters in the wake of Green Bay's lopsided loss at San Francisco in the NFC championship game last year, the superstar quarterback expressed an optimistic outlook for th...

3 title games QBs share similar draft history

Aaron Rodgers, Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen have something in common besides being three of the four starting quarterbacks remaining in the NFL playoffs. The three were picked in t...

Stellantis CEO: New car company will protect jobs and brands

MILAN (AP) — The CEO of Stellantis, the carmaker created from the merger of PSA Peugeot and Fiat Chrysler, said Tuesday that the tie-up will help preserve jobs, factories and the 14 storied brands as ...

Samsung and South Korea: What next after Lee's bribery conviction?

Both sides of South Korea's political divide were surprised by Monday's decision to put Lee Jae-yong, the de-facto head of the Samsung Group, behind bars again for his role in a 2016 bribery s...

Carmaker Stellantis shares buoyed in Milan, Paris on 1st day

MILAN (AP) — Stellantis, the car company combining PSA Peugeot and Fiat Chrysler, was launched Monday on the Milan and Paris stock exchanges, giving life to the fourth-largest auto company in the worl...

SKorean court gives Samsung scion prison term over bribery

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Billionaire Samsung scion Lee Jae-yong is heading back to prison after a South Korean court sentenced him to two and a half years over his involvement in a 2016 corruption sc...

Northern Taiwan university front gate becomes hottest attraction

HSINCHU (Taiwan News) — One of Taiwan’s top engineering schools National Chiao Tung University (國立交通大學, NCTU) in Hsinchu will remove its old name from its gates on Jan 25, in preparation f...

Bills and Ravens to meet for first time in NFL playoffs

BALTIMORE (12-5) at BUFFALO (14-3) Saturday, 8:15 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE - Bills by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Ravens 11-5-1; Bills 11-6 ...

Similarities abound for Browns, Chiefs in first playoff game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Despite their long and storied histories, with the Cleveland Browns having joined the NFL in 1950 and the Kansas City Chiefs with the AFL-NFL merger some 16 years later, the tw...

NFL wild-card games show potential for alternate broadcasts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brian Robbins directed “Varsity Blues” and was the producer of “Coach Carter,” but both of those might have been eclipsed last Sunday with Nickelodeon's successful kids-oriented bro...

AFC's young QB quartet, old NFC guard create huge age gap

Andy Reid has been here before, with a young franchise quarterback on a team contending for the Super Bowl year after year. The Kansas City coach is at it again with Patrick Mahomes,...

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___ Tech giants banished Trump. Now things get complicated SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Major tech platforms, long accused of giving President Donald Trump special treatmen...

Visa, Plaid call off merger following antitrust pressure

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Visa Inc. on Tuesday called off its planned $5.3 billion purchase of payment-processing technology company Plaid, citing the Justice Department's antitrust lawsuit filed last ye...

Taiwan’s National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University elects new president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two of Taiwan’s top-tier universities, National Chiao Tung University and National Yang Ming University, will merge and be renamed as National Yang Ming Chiao Tung U...

Plus Renewables and 424 Capital Enter into a Merger Agreement for Asset Management Businesses in North America

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 12 January 2021 - Plus Renewable Technologies Limited ("Plus Renewable") today announced that its subsidiary, SP Energy (USA) One LLC ("SP Energy"), the parent company...