Comcast loses cable users, but internet subscribers surge

NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast continues to lose its U.S. cable customers, but racked up more internet subscribers and got a revenue boost from Sky, its big bet on European TV. The Philadel...

Campaigning in ambiguous presidential race starts in Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A 90-day political campaign period has opened in Ukraine, where the incumbent president's future is uncertain. President Petro Poroshenko hasn't yet announced wh...

'The toughest year': US immigration changes dominated 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Children torn from their parents, refugees turned away, tear gas fired on asylum-seekers, and a president who says he's making good on promises to protect the nation's borders. In a br...

Orthodox believers rally to protest Ukraine parliament vote

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — About 1,000 Orthodox believers have rallied outside Ukraine's parliament to protest its demand that they change their church's name to reflect its ties to Moscow. ...

Taiwan should ‘lie low’ amid U.S-China conflict: former U.S. official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is advised to lie low amid the tug of war between the U.S. and China while striving to secure a bilateral trade deal with the U.S., urged former director of the Ame...

The Latest: Defender urges NYC to drop charges in video case

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a video showing New York City police officers violently yanking a toddler from his mother's arms (all times local): 12:15 p.m. The Bro...

Video shows NYC police pulling child from woman's arms

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department is investigating video that shows a group of officers pulling a child from a woman's arms while arresting her. NY1, which aired video o...

Ukraine calls up reservists amid tensions with Russia

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's president has announced a call-up of reservists amid tensions with Russia. Relations between the two neighbors have strained further following the Nov....

Taiwan elections: Kaohsiung mayoral election turns into tug-of-war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An hour after ballot counting started, the race for mayor of Kaohsiung, looked extremely tight, with cable TV stations alternating between giving a lead to ruling Democrat...

Tsai Ing-wen: sports help Taiwan shine through diplomatic difficulties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an interview at the Presidential Office Building today, Tsai Ing-wen said sporting events continue to remain one of the best ways for Taiwan to break through diplomatic...

Harry Reid's political machine keeps humming in Nevada

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Harry Reid may no longer lead Senate Democrats in Washington, but the political machine he built in Nevada has Republicans on the run. Democrats romped up and down t...

Reid machine keeps humming in Nevada, even in his retirement

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Harry Reid may no longer lead Senate Democrats in Washington, but the political machine he built in Nevada has Republicans on the run. Democrats romped up and down t...

Reporter's dispatch after Jonestown mass murders, suicides

Forty years ago this week, a California congressman and a group of journalists traveled to Guyana, South America, to see Jonestown, a remote settlement created by an American church, and investigate r...

Spanish league and federation split over 2nd game in US

MADRID (AP) — Another game, another argument. The sports and entertainment group backing the Spanish league's bid to take a regular-season soccer game to the United States says it wa...

Spanish league launches campaign to show support for US game

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish league is launching a campaign hoping to show that American fans are behind its plan to host a regular-season soccer game in the United States. The league a...