Warren highlights her work on economic crisis in Vegas stop

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democrat Elizabeth Warren used her first visit to Nevada as a presidential candidate to describe a squeeze on working families and a political system that she says fails to protect ho...

Queen Elizabeth II okays 'upskirting' ban in England, Wales

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has given royal approval to a law that will make it illegal in England and Wales to take "upskirting" photos. The law will make it a criminal offense...

Italian-Egyptian singer wins contest exalting Italian song

ROME (AP) — An Italian-Egyptian singer has won a long-running music contest that aims to exalt Italian song. Alessandro Mahmoud, who performs with the stage name Mahmood, triumphed a...

Fire chief wants changes in wake of Las Vegas mass shooting

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A Las Vegas-area fire chief who warned lawmakers months before a 2017 mass shooting at a music festival that Nevada should bolster its emergency management planning says he wa...

Case against 7 of 10 in German Love Parade trial dropped

BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have dropped their case against seven of 10 defendants on trial over a deadly mass panic at the Love Parade techno music festival in 2010 in which 21 people died. ...

The Latest: FBI: Vegas gunman inspired by criminal father

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the FBI's investigation into the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting (all times local): 10:10 a.m. The FBI says that while it found no singl...

Political shifts, sales slump cast shadow over gun industry

When gunmakers and dealers gather this week in Las Vegas for the industry's largest annual conference, they will be grappling with slumping sales and a shift in politics that many didn't envision two ...

Kaohsiung's 'We Are South' art and music fest returns to southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The art and music festival “We Are South” is happening again in Kaohsiung starting today (Jan. 18), bringing independent business and artists together for a ce...

Germany: Love Parade trial headed for inconclusive end

BERLIN (AP) — The trial of 10 people in Germany over a deadly mass panic at the Love Parade techno music festival in 2010 appears likely to be closed without a formal verdict. Four e...

England, Wales set to ban 'upskirting' photos

LONDON (AP) — Britain's House of Lords has cleared the way for enactment of a law that will make it illegal to take so-called "upskirting" photos. The Lords Tuesday made no changes t...

Childish Gambino, Post Malone, Cardi B to play Bonnaroo fest

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The 2019 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival will feature Childish Gambino, Post Malone, Cardi B, the Lumineers and multiple sets from Phish. The lineup was rele...

7 dead in shooting in Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Seven men are dead following a shooting attack at a bar in Mexico's Caribbean coast resort city of Playa del Carmen. State and local police say the attack occurred...

Police release officers' accounts of Las Vegas shooting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas have released written transcripts of officers' accounts about what they saw, heard and did trying to locate and stop a gunman during the deadliest mass shooting in...

Chiayi City hosts International Band Festival in southern Taiwan this week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chiayi city in southern Taiwan is preparing to host the 25th annual International Band Festival this week from Dec. 14 through Dec. 23. There are bands from across Asia...

Tiger Mountain Ramble returns to Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tiger Mountain Ramble, the annual event and local music tradition is back again this weekend for another day of music, food, friends, and fun. A year after the 2017...