Taiwan registers lowest average summer temperature in 10 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan’s average temperature for July and August this year stood at 28.67 degrees Celsius, the lowest level for the same months over the past 10 years, reports said Friday...

Alexandrova beats top-seeded Ostapenko at Korea Open

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Ekaterina Alexandrova broke Jelena Ostapenko's serve five times Friday and defeated the defending champion and No. 1-seeded player 6-3, 6-2 in a rain-delayed match at the Kor...

Reckoning with loss of homes, livelihoods after Florence

SPRING LAKE, N.C. (AP) — With Florence's floodwaters receding in some places and still menacing others, tired and waterlogged North Carolinians are finally getting a chance to take stock of the destru...

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)...

Americans try to end 25-year Ryder Cup drought in Europe

Another trip across the Atlantic turned into another failure for the Americans in the Ryder Cup. At least on paper. What emerged that Sunday night after their 16½-11½ loss to Europe ...

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Bertens, Minella advance to quarterfinals at Korea Open

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Second-seeded Kiki Bertens advanced to the quarterfinals of the rain-hit Korea Open by beating Dalila Jakupovic 6-4, 7-5 Thursday. Bertens broke the Sloveni...

The Latest: Section of Interstate 95 closed

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Florence (all times local): 8:30 a.m. A section of Interstate 95 in South Carolina has been closed because of flooding. ...

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10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. MOON SAYS KIM WANTS SUMMIT WITH TRUMP South Korea's presi...

Women die in flooded van driven by South Carolina deputies

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — As South Carolina rivers overflowed from Florence's torrential rain, deputies taking two women to a mental health facility drove into floodwaters that engulfed their van and trap...

The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Hurricane Florence is still wearing out the Carolinas, where residents have endured an agonizing week of violent winds, torrential rain, widespread flooding, power outages and ...

Maria's death toll climbed long after rain stopped

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Disabled and elderly people were discharged from overwhelmed hospitals with bedsores that led to fatal infections. Medical oxygen ran out. People caught lung infections in...

AP PHOTOS: A look at flooding before and after Florence

Florence dropped nearly 3 feet (1 meter) of rain on North Carolina as the storm moved slowly across the state, flooding towns, closing roads and killing dozens of people. Tens of tho...