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The CCP suffers from “secession denial syndrome”

Members of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) suffer from a mental illness that can be aptly described as "secession denial syndrome" (SDS). The affliction appears to affect only those who...

Taiwan protests Swiss institute listing Taiwan as part of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has demanded the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich) to remove Taiwan from its listing under its cooperatio...

Spurs rout depleted Lakers 138-110 in last Staples game

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Keita Bates-Diop scored a career-high 30 points while making all 11 of his shots, and the San Antonio Spurs routed the slumping Los Angeles Lakers 138-110 on Thursday night in the f...

EXPLAINER: Veteran Hubble vs. new Webb space telescope

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Don’t ask astronomers to choose between the Hubble Space Telescope and the new kid on the cosmic block, the James Webb Space Telescope. “Comparing Hubble ...

Vegas welcomes a new name: Harry Reid International Airport

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada didn't attend a renaming ceremony on Tuesday making him the namesake of the busy international airport in Las Vegas, but praise was heaped upon h...

US approves Indigenous name change for Colorado mountain

DENVER (AP) — A federal panel has approved renaming a Colorado peak after a Cheyenne woman who facilitated relations between white settlers and Native American tribes in the early 19th century, part o...

Yancoal Changes Company Name

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 3 December 2021 - On December 1, 2021, Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited (the "Company") held the third extraordinary general meeting, on which it was approved tha...

From Square to Block: Another tech company changes its name

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — There’s a new Silicon Valley corporate name change on the block. A month after Facebook renamed itself Meta, Square Inc., the payments company headed by former ...

Celtics' Freedom calls becoming US citizen 'unforgettable'

BOSTON (AP) — Enes Freedom will now be linked forever to a word he says he fought for his entire life. The Boston Celtics center changed his name from Enes Kanter to Enes Kanter Free...

New country, new name for US citizen 'Enes Kanter Freedom'

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter is changing his name to “Enes Kanter Freedom” to celebrate becoming a United States citizen. Kanter's manager, Hank Fetic, told The As...

Montgomery faces fine, lawsuit for dropping Confederate name

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's capital city last month removed the Confederate president's name from an avenue and renamed it after a lawyer known for his work during the civil rights movement. ...

Georgia regents: No college name changes over racial history

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's public university system won't rename any of the 75 buildings or colleges an internal committee had recommended for changes mostly because of their association with slavery, s...

Timeline of NBA in 1960s as league celebrates 75th season

Timeline of the National Basketball Association during the 1960s. The timeline includes milestone moments in the league’s history and key moments off the court as the NBA celebrates its 75th season: ...

Interior secretary seeks to rid US of derogatory place names

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary Deb Haaland on Friday formally declared “squaw” a derogatory term and said she is taking steps to remove it from federal government use and to replace ...

Name drop: Guardians' launch starts with store sign smashing

CLEVELAND (AP) — A special opening day for the newly named Cleveland Guardians began with a bang. Not the one they hoped for, either. As fans were buying the first ...