Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Sanitation worker street fight in Taipei leaves 2 dead, 1 in coma

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A fight that broke out among sanitation workers in Taipei City on Thursday (Nov. 16) left two dead and one seriously injured. At about 4 a.m. a confrontation began in T...

Brawl breaks out over Chawanmushi at Taipei revolving sushi eatery

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A fight broke out at a conveyor belt sushi restaurant in Taipei City on Thursday (Oct. 12) after two parties took offense at each other's behavior and began arguing ov...

Revelers hurl tomatoes at each other and streets awash in red pulp in Spanish town's Tomatina party

BUÑOL, Spain (AP) — Some 15,000 people, including many tourists, pasted each other with tomatoes Wednesday as Spain’s annual “Tomatina” street battle took place in the eastern town of Buñol. ...

Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving lead Nets past Pistons, 124-121

DETROIT (AP) — Kevin Durant scored a career-high 26 of his 43 points in the third quarter, helping the Brooklyn Nets overcome a 17-point halftime deficit in a 124-121 victory over the Detroit Pistons ...

Stokes ready to shoulder burden of England captaincy

Selecting allrounders to captain England’s test cricket team hasn’t always worked so well in the past. Ben Stokes is sure he can make it work. Stokes accepted the b...

Man arrested in Sacramento shooting had recently left prison

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A wounded man arrested in connection with a Sacramento shooting that killed six people and injured a dozen more had been released from prison weeks earlier and was rejected f...

Shooters still at large following mass killing in Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A suspect believed connected to the mass shooting in Sacramento was arrested, but the multiple shooters police believe fatally shot six people and wounded 12 on a crowded str...

Villanova to 7th Final Four, beats Houston 50-44 in South

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Villanova coach Jay Wright has won national championships with well-balanced and fundamentally sound teams, yet even he knew staying in contention for another title was going to tak...

Smith, Pack lead Kansas State past No. 23 Texas 66-65

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Kansas State finally is at full strength, and the Wildcats are eagerly making up ground. Mark Smith scored 22 points, Nijel Pack made a go-ahead layup with 1:13 ...

Curry scores 20 of 40 points in 4th, Warriors beat Cavs

CLEVELAND (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 20 of his 40 points in the fourth quarter, hitting three straight 3-pointers, and the NBA-leading Golden State Warriors overcame a 13-point deficit to beat the Cl...

NASCAR championship pits best at Hendrick vs. best at Gibbs

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The fans held their $4 beers, sharpies and phones as they stacked four rows deep seeking just a glimpse of NASCAR champion Chase Elliott inside his garage stall. ...

G20 leaders arrive in Rome for summit

Finance and health ministers from the Group of 20 (G20) leading and developing economies are holding talks on Friday to discuss ways to put an end to the pandemic and kickstart a speedy economic recov...

Turkey: Anti-foreigner sentiment boils over in Ankara riots

It all began on Tuesday evening when a street fight erupted between two groups of youths in Altindag, a district of the Turkish capital, Ankara. In the violent confrontation between some Syrian migran...

AP PHOTOS: On patrol with police in Paris' tough suburbs

VILLIERS-LE-BEL, France (AP) — Both fuming and bragging, the man told the police officers that he used his car as a weapon during the street battle in a northern suburb of Paris, ramming the vehicle i...

Weekend Sports In Brief

GOLF PALM HARBOR, Fla. (AP) — Eight times this season, Sam Burns has been atop the leaderboard after every round except the one that mattered. That changed, finally, at the Valspar C...