Column: Daly turns PGA Championship into ridiculous sideshow

Next week, there will be a legitimate major championship at Bethpage Black. We'll also get a ridiculous sideshow, at least for the first couple of days. John Daly w...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, April 30, the 120th day of 2019. There are 245 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 30...

Tesla CEO heads down perilous road in pursuit of profit

Tesla has lost nearly $6 billion since setting out to revolutionize the auto industry 15 years ago, but CEO Elon Musk foresees a profitable future fueled in part by a ride-hailing service made up of e...

Lai declares ambition to recall 'founding spirit' of DPP as party faces primary delay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As William Lai prepares to head into the primary election to the nomination of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) against incumbent President Tsai, the former premier ...

House Democrats urge sweeping reforms to boost voting access

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are unveiling a comprehensive elections and ethics reform package that targets what they call a "culture of corruption in Washington" and aims to reduce the role of m...

Harris, Gallinari help Clippers edge Blazers 104-100

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Tobias Harris had 34 points and 11 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 104-100 on Sunday night. Danilo Gallinari made the tie...

Cleaning woman injured in deadly Taiwan train derailment may not receive compensation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The family of cleaning woman badly injured in Sunday's deadly derailment of a Puyuma Express in Taiwan's Yilan County is worried that, because she works for an outside ...

Full rail service resumes 3 days after deadly Puyuma Express derailment in NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Dual-track service has resumed this morning (Oct. 24) at the site of Sunday's deadly derailment of a Puyuma Express in Taiwan's Yilan County. The Puyuma express tra...

Driver behind deadly derailment in Taiwan's Yilan detained on suspicion of negligence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a deadly derailment of the Puyuma Express train claimed the lives of 18 and injured 190 in eastern Taiwan's Yilan County on Sunday, prosecutors on Monday night filed ...

140 kph speed of train suspected as cause of deadly derailment in Taiwan's Yilan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a deadly derailment of the Puyuma Express in Taiwan's Yilan County killed 18 and injured 187, investigators suspect that the train's excessive speed of 140 kilome...

Video shows moment Puyuma Express train flies off the tracks in Taiwan's Yilan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) today released surveillance camera footage showing the moment the Puyuma express train flew off the tracks yesterday as it sped around ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, April 30, the 120th day of 2018. There are 245 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 30,...

NAACP spearheads lawsuit to overhaul plan for 2020 Census

WASHINGTON (AP) — The NAACP is spearheading a lawsuit filed Wednesday against the Census Bureau and President Donald Trump, saying the federal government is unprepared for the 2020 Census, and that wi...

Intoxicated Indonesian man survives being struck by train

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the second incident involving a train striking a passenger in the same day yesterday (Feb. 21), an Indonesian man suspected of being intoxicated was struck by a locomotive a...

Indian man taking daredevil selfie smashed by train, but survives

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video has gone viral of a young man trying to get the ultimate daredevil selfie in front of an oncoming train paused too long on the tracks and was hit by the locomotive, thoug...