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Tribute to Japan’s Kamifurano flower fields blooming in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A landscaped meadow in a park in Taipei’s Beitou District that mimics the famed Kamifurano flower fields in Japan will be open to the public from Tuesday (Jan. 26). ...

Madut scores 14 to lift Hawaii past CSU Fullerton 76-53

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Junior Madut had 14 points as Hawaii routed Cal State Fullerton 76-53 on Saturday. James Jean-Marie had 13 points for Hawaii (4-4, 2-4 Big West Conference), ...

Maddox Jr. lifts CSU Fullerton over Hawaii 83-67

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Tray Maddox Jr. scored 23 points as Cal State Fullerton topped Hawaii 83-67 on Friday. Dante Maddox Jr. added 20 points for the Titans. Tray Maddox shot 5 fo...

From Gaga to Garth, Miranda to Moreno: Celebs join inaugural

Like so much this past year, the inaugural celebration will be like no other: pared down, distanced, much of it virtual. But for actor Christopher Jackson — the original George Washington in Broadway'...

Edler-Davis scores 22, CSU Bakersfield beats Hawaii 83-72

HONOLULU (AP) — Justin Edler-Davis had 22 points and seven rebounds to help CSU Bakersfield beat Hawaii 83-72 on Saturday night for the Roadrunners' fifth win in a row. Edler-Davis ...

Stith scores 13 to lift CS Bakersfield over Hawaii 60-55

HONOLULU (AP) — Shawn Stith had 13 points as Cal State Bakersfield narrowly beat Hawaii 60-55 on Friday night. Taze Moore had 10 points and nine rebounds for Cal State Bakersfield (8...

Poland trial starts over LGBT symbol on revered icon posters

PLOCK, Poland (AP) — Three human rights activists were standing trial in Poland on Wednesday, charged with offending religious sentiment by adding the LGBT rainbow symbol to posters of a revered icon ...

Chidom's late shot lifts UC Riverside over Hawaii 70-68

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Arinze Chidom made a hook shot with two seconds left and finished with 15 points as UC Riverside edged Hawaii 70-68 on Saturday. Flynn Cameron had 14 points ...

Jean-Marie leads Hawaii over UC Riverside 88-83

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — James Jean-Marie had a career-high 24 points as Hawaii edged past UC Riverside 88-83 on Friday. Junior Madut added 21 points for the Rainbow Warriors. Madut also had seven reb...

he top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Nonfiction 1. A Promised Land by Barack Obama, narrated by the author (Random House Audio) 2. Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey, narrated by the author (Random Ho...

Being Judy Garland won Zellweger an Oscar. Is a Grammy next?

NEW YORK (AP) — Renée Zellweger is known for acting but you could easily write a thesis about her love for music. The entertainer won her second Academy Award for portraying Judy Gar...

Hawaii beats Houston 28-14 in New Mexico Bowl -- in Texas

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Chevan Cordeiro threw three first-half touchdown passes and Calvin Turner had two long scoring plays to help Hawaii beat Houston 28-14 on Thursday in the New Mexico Bowl. ...

Christmas unites community after fire guts historic church

NEW YORK (AP) — At Christmases past, parishioners at Middle Collegiate in New York City rejoiced over gospel hymns, carols and soul tunes played on a Steinway piano that is now only metal and ashes af...

Houston, Hawaii to meet in New Mexico Bowl in Frisco, Texas

Houston (3-4, 3-3 American Athletic) vs. Hawaii (4-4 Mountain West), Dec. 24, 3:30 p.m. EST LOCATION: Frisco, Texas TOP PLAYERS Houston: Junior q...

Taiwan-based Caribbean writer launches book about her homeland

Taiwan-based Caribbean writer Peggy Carr on Wednesday (Dec. 16) launched her new book titled "Shape of a Warrior," a socio-cultural historical narrative about what life was like for the indi...