Bill Cosby's sex assault conviction gets high court review

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers will argue Tuesday that his 2018 sex assault trial was marred by evidence and testimony that should have been excluded as they ask Pennsylvania's highest court...

Chinese bronze horse head returned to Old Summer Palace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bronze horse head that belonged to China was put on display in Beijing’s Old Summer Palace (圓明園) in a ceremony on Tuesday (Dec. 1), marking the return of the first...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan's health ministry dog digs new mask rules

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan's strict new mask rules kicked in on Tuesday (Dec. 1), the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) posted an illustration showing its canine mascot demonstrati...

Sheraton Hong Kong Tung Chung Hotel Opens in Picturesque Lantau Island

The second Sheraton Hotel in Hong Kong, The Sheraton Hong Kong Tung Chung Hotel is set to be the new social hub in Tung Chung for locals and travelers HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 1 December 202...

Afghanistan's Sikh refugees try to find a new home in India

Losing a child is never easy and losing a child to senseless violence on account of one's religious identity is a tragedy that Arinder Singh would not wish upon his worst enemy. The 36-year-old w...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Elite 8 gridlock for another week

For the fourth straight week, the top eight teams in The Associated Press college football poll were stuck in place, and a glance at the upcoming schedule suggests it could be a couple more weeks befo...

Virginia Tech tops S. Florida 76-58, wraps at Bubbleville

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Tyrece Radford scored 21 points, Cody Pemsl came off the bench to spark a breakaway run and Virginia Tech wrapped up a tumultuous three-game stay at Bubbleville with a 76-58 d...

Key question in Cosby appeal: Does defendant's past matter?

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In 2016, as Bill Cosby's legal team prepared for trial in his stunning sexual assault case in Pennsylvania, the state Supreme Court quietly heard a death row inmate's appeal. ...

Bubbleville: Virginia Tech beats No. 3 Villanova 81-73 in OT

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Keve Aluma scored 22 points, Nahiem Alleyne added 20 and Virginia Tech upset No. 3 Villanova 81-73 in overtime Saturday night. Tyrece Radford added eight poi...

Virginia Tech upsets No. 3 Villanova 81-73 in overtime

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Keve Aluma scored 22 points and Nahiem Alleyne added 20 as Virginia Tech upset No. 3 Villanova 81-73 in overtime on Saturday night. Tyrece Radford added eigh...

Villanova's Wright says Bubbleville could work for Big East

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — No. 3 Villanova is extending its stay in Connecticut's “Bubbleville” and coach Jay Wright says the Big East might want to look at the format for its tournament this season. ...

No. 3 Villanova beats No. 18 ASU 83-74 to win Empire Classic

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jeremiah Robinson-Earl scored a career-high 28 points to lead No. 3 Villanova over No. 18 Arizona State 83-74 on Thursday night in the championship game of the Empire Classic....

No. 7 Cincinnati at Temple canceled because of virus issues

No. 7 Cincinnati's game at Temple this weekend was canceled Wednesday because both teams are dealing with COVID-19 issues. The American Athletic Conference said the game scheduled fo...

Indian state outlaws religious conversion by marriage

NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s ruling Hindu nationalist party has approved legislation in the country’s most populous state that lays out a prison term of up to 10 years for anyone found guilty of using mar...

College football picks: Football feast missing some dishes

The Thanksgiving weekend football feast will be missing a few of the dishes that have become mainstays. Schedules altered and seasons delayed by the pandemic have taken off the table...