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Hawaii vs. Houston rematch in relocated New Mexico Bowl

New Mexico Bowl: Hawaii (4-4) vs. Houston (3-4), at Frisco, Texas, Thursday, 3:30 p.m. EST (ESPN) Line: Houston by 7 1/2. Series record: Hawaii leads 1-0. ...

Rainbow in Taipei lasts for 3 hours

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The right combination of wind, water vapor, and sunlight created the optimal conditions for a rainbow to last over three hours on Taipei's Yangmingshan on Monday morni...

Videos show extensive flooding in China's Xi'an

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The ancient walled city of Xi'an appears to be the latest victim of the massive flooding that has ravaged much of China over the past two months. At 3 p.m. on Thurs...

Rayshard Brooks struggled in system but didn't hide his past

ATLANTA (AP) — Rayshard Brooks didn’t hide his history. About five months before he was killed by Atlanta police in a Wendy’s parking lot — before his name and case would become the ...

Review: Netflix's 'Have a Good Trip' is only a mild high

We can't take trips these days for obvious reasons. But Netflix is offering a trip into the mind with a gentle new documentary about the world of hallucinogens. Donick Cary’s “Have ...

A dark, twisted, heartfelt family pic in 'The Willoughbys'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Maya Rudolph loves stories about unconventional families. It’s why her daughter brought Lois Lowry’s “The Willoughbys” to her attention well before she knew that there was a planned...

AP PHOTOS: Italians cooped up by virus cope with creativity

ROME (AP) — Italians are cooped up at home by a government decree to combat the spread of coronavirus. They are coping creatively. A trumpeter on a balcony in Sicily blasts out “Ima...

Buggs scores 20, Hawaii tops Fullerton 70-59

HONOLULU (AP) — Drew Buggs scored 20 points and Hawaii used a quick start in the second half to earn a 70-59 win over Cal State Fullerton on Thursday night. Nursing a 38-36 halftime ...

As luge season winds down, USA's Emily Sweeney looking ahead

Luge’s World Cup campaign ends this weekend in Germany, where most of the best 100 sliders in the sport will be looking to close their international seasons on a high note. Emily Swe...

'I'm at peace' - Tai Babilonia returns to Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Tai Babilonia never hesitated. When the call came in inviting her to Lake Placid for the 40th anniversary of the 1980 Winter Olympics — the site of one of th...

‘Upside-down rainbow’ spotted in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese citizen surnamed Chen (陳) captured a photograph of an upside-down rainbow in the Taichung sky Monday morning (Jan. 6) and decided to share the rare sight with ...

Harrell, George lead Clippers past Blazers, 117-97

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Montrezl Harrell scored 26 points, Paul George added 25 and the Los Angeles Clippers pulled away in the second half to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 117-97 on Tuesday night. ...

University in Taipei develops rainbow forecasting system for Yangmingshan

Chinese Culture University, located in a part of Taipei where the world's longest rainbow ever occurred, has developed a rainbow forecasting system aimed at giving tourists, meteorologists and pho...

From kitchen tools to books, gifts for young chefs

Do you have a kid in your life who loves a good baking session? Who really wants to use your chef's knife? Who is addicted to the TV show MasterChef Junior, and who uses words like "umami" in regular...

About face: Mayfield's 'stache a new topic as Browns slide

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Baker Mayfield completed his media session without incident and even sported the same mustache he woke up wearing. At this point, those two things are considered p...