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Taipei Lantern Festival to feature 6-meter dancing light

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2021 Taipei Lantern Festival, which features a colossal main light and concerts, will take place in Wanhua District from Dec. 17-26. The festival's 6-meter tall...

UC Davis women end No. 18 Oregon's 44-game home win streak

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Cierra Hall scored 13 points, Sage Stobbart scored all 11 of her points in the second half, and UC Davis ended No. 18 Oregon’s 44-game home winning streak against nonconference opp...

Jacqueline Avant, wife of music legend, killed in shooting

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jacqueline Avant, a Los Angeles philanthropist and the wife of legendary music executive Clarence Avant, was fatally shot at their home in Beverly Hills, California, early...

Pipeline documents case headed to North Dakota high court

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A legal battle is headed to North Dakota's Supreme Court over access to thousands of documents related to the developer of the Dakota Access Pipeline and the company that oversaw...

Gary Blair ties Texas A&M basketball record for wins

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Kayla Wells and Destiny Pitts each scored 15 points and No. 17 Texas A&M beat Little Rock 65-50 on Wednesday. Coach Gary Blair tied Shelby Metcalf’...

Volcanic lava threatens church, more homes on La Palma

LOS LLANOS DE ARIDANE, Canary Islands (AP) — A fresh river of lava from the volcano on Spain’s La Palma island threatened Wednesday to engulf a parish church that has so far survived the eruption that...

Abortion debate epicenter: Mississippi clinic stays open

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — As the U.S. Supreme Court hears a Mississippi case that could topple abortion rights nationwide, the state’s only abortion clinic is busier than ever: Volunteers continue to esco...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Dec. 1, the 335th day of 2021. There are 30 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 1...

4 jurors seated for Kim Potter trial, many more needed

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors and defense attorneys for the suburban Minneapolis police officer charged in Daunte Wright's death are to resume jury selection Wednesday after seating four the first da...

US home prices register 19.1% annual gain in September

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose briskly in September, another sign that the housing market is booming in the aftermath of last year's coronavirus recession. The S&P CoreL...

Taiwan’s political, business giants celebrate TSMC founder’s 90th birthday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s top officials and business leaders gathered at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) Founder Morris Chang’s (張忠謀) 90th birthday celebratio...

Soundproof Curtain Market: Analysis of Competition Scenarios, Key Financials, and Growth Forecast Drivers and Restraints Impact analysis and opportunity mapping until 2031

The most recent Soundproof Curtain Market research report examines a wide range of in-depth, vital, and stimulating factors that define the market and industry. All of the report’s results, data...

Vejmelka has 46 saves for 1st shutout, Coyotes beat Jets 1-0

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Karel Vejmelka stopped 46 shots to earn his first NHL shutout as the Arizona Coyotes beat the Winnipeg Jets 1-0 on Monday night. Antoine Roussel scored the ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Nov. 30, the 334th day of 2021. There are 31 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 30...

Pumice from Japanese volcanic eruption reaches Taiwan's Green Island

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Massive amounts of pumice that formed during Japanese submarine volcano Fukutoku-Okanoba’s eruption in August have drifted near Taiwan’s Green Island, promptin...