Company in central Taiwan put into quarantine after employee’s family infected with Wuhan coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A company in Taichung City instructed all of its employee to quarantine themselves at home until Mar. 1 because a family member of a company employee is confirmed to have ...

Self wins ARCA opener at Daytona, edges rising star Deegan

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Michael Self won the ARCA Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway on Saturday, edging rising star Hailee Deegan for his eighth victory in the feeder series ov...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Feb. 8, the 39th day of 2020. There are 327 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Feb. 8, 1...

NY to sue US over its ouster from trusted traveler programs

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday that the state will file a lawsuit challenging the Department of Homeland Security's decision to block New Yorkers from participating “trusted tr...

Bad weather moves north as southern storms leave 4 dead

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Nearly 150,000 homes and businesses in the southeastern United States were without power early Friday after a powerful winter storm raked the region, killing at least four peop...

N Ireland police probe potential Brexit-linked bomb plot

LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland say they are investigating a potential plot by Irish Republican Army dissidents to blow up a truck crossing the Irish Sea on the day Britain left the European ...

Egypt officials say 13 killed in Aswan road accident

CAIRO (AP) — Thirteen people were killed and seven injured Thursday when a bus and a truck collided on a highway in Egypt's southern Aswan province, a health official said. Ihab Han...

Judge strips terrorist of citizenship at government request

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge has stripped a terrorist of his naturalized U.S. citizenship, siding with the government in the case of a Pakistan-born man convicted more than 15 years ago of pl...

Edmunds: Are diesel engines on light duty trucks worth it?

Once exclusive to heavy-duty pickup trucks, diesel-powered engines have recently come to full-size light-duty trucks as well. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Ford F-150 and Ram 1500 are among the most p...

1 dead, 81 hurt as truck carrying migrants crashes in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A truck loaded with Central American migrants crashed in southern Mexico on Tuesday, killing one and injuring dozens more, authorities said. Images posted online b...

Official: 2nd student dies after truck hits Oklahoma runners

MOORE, Okla. (AP) — A second suburban Oklahoma City high school student has died after a group of cross-country runners was struck by a pickup truck, a school official said Tuesday. ...

The best and worst of Super Bowl ads

NEW YORK (AP) — During advertising's biggest night, Super Bowl Sunday, marketers battled it out to bolster their brands and promote new products. Advertisers paid up to $5.6 million for 30 seconds, an...

Super Bowl ads dialed up 'fun' as an antidote to politics

NEW YORK (AP) — In the real world, political primaries are looming, impeachment is ongoing and heavy news never seems to stop. But during commercial breaks in the Super Bowl, advertisers did their bes...

Police: 2 dead in fiery interstate crash near Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — A multi-vehicle crash that sent large flames and black smoke billowing over a busy interstate near Atlanta has left two people dead and snarled traffic for hours, police said Saturday. ...

Brexit no detour for migrants hoping to cross Channel to UK

CALAIS, France (AP) — Migrants and refugees waiting by the French side of the English Channel say Brexit hasn't derailed their determination to cross over to pursue better lives in Britain. ...