Glen Rice Jnr. to face court Wednesday after arrest

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Former Washington Wizards guard Glen Rice Jnr will appear in an Auckland court Wednesday to face charges stemming from his arrest days after joining the New Zealand Breake...

Taiwan targets China's fake 'Made in Taiwan' products

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will impose heavier penalties on businesses that fake the origin of their products, after an amendment to the Foreign Trade Act was passed at the first reading in t...

Glen Rice Jnr. stood down by Australia’s NBL after arrest

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Australia's National Basketball League has ordered the New Zealand Breakers to stand down former Washington Wizards guard Glen Rice Jnr. after his arrest Thursday mornin...

Chinese students head to mainland, fleeing Hong Kong unrest

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — The mainland Chinese students arriving from Hong Kong huddled with their suitcases, waiting for a bus to take them to temporary accommodation in this city across the border from...

Prague museum displays totalitarian-era surveillance tech

PRAGUE (AP) — A new exhibition at the National Technical Museum in Prague marks the 30th anniversary of the 1989 anti-communist Velvet Revolution by looking back at the surreal repression the nation u...

Glen Rice Jr. arrested after NZ bar incident

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Former Washington Wizards guard Glen Rice Jr. has been arrested in Auckland after an altercation in a bar, 10 days after joining the New Zealand Breakers in Australia's ...

Anti-robocall bill likely as House, Senate reach compromise

It’s looking like an anti-robocall bill will get sent to President Donald Trump this year. House and Senate leaders said Friday they’ve reached an agreement in principle on merging t...

Ayesha Curry Thanksgiving recipe debuts on Google Assistant

NEW YORK (AP) — Ayesha Curry is used to a holiday on the road with lots of people, but with three-time NBA champion Steph Curry sidelined due to injury, the family is planning to have a much more inti...

China issues plan to promote high-tech manufacturing

BEIJING (AP) — China’s government has issued a plan to promote high-tech manufacturing after discarding a strategy that helped trigger a tariff war with Washington. A statement Frida...

Huawei sells folding smartphone with no Google after US ban

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei is selling a folding smartphone without Google apps or U.S.-made processor chips following sanctions imposed by Washington. The Mate X went o...

Esper defends as fair Pentagon contract disputed by Amazon

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Friday he was certain that the awarding of a $10 billion cloud-computing contract to Microsoft instead of Amazon was done fairly. ...

Amazon to protest $10B Pentagon contract won by Microsoft

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Amazon is protesting the Pentagon’s decision to award a huge cloud-computing contract to Microsoft, citing “unmistakable bias” in the decision. Amazon’s competit...

WeWork loses $1.25 billion in third quarter

NEW YORK (AP) — WeWork racked up $1.25 billion in losses in the third quarter as it geared up for, and ultimately scuttled, its debut as a public company. WeWork’s losses more than d...

Markets Right Now: Stocks slightly lower as tech shares slip

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street led by a decline in te...

Pope demands tech companies prevent kids from viewing porn

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is demanding that Facebook, Apple, Google and other tech companies urgently take measures to remove child porn from the web and to prevent children from accessing porn...