Strawberry season arrives in Taipei’s Neihu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the cool weather replaces the summer heat, it's not just winter, it's strawberry picking season in the mountainous areas of Taipei’s Neihu District, accor...

Grimes scores 23 to lead Fresno St. over Cal Poly 62-37

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — Nate Grimes had a career-high 23 points plus 12 rebounds as Fresno State romped past Cal Poly 62-37 on Saturday night. New Williams had 11 points and f...

First airport capsule hotel opens in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Passengers in transit at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport can now enjoy some quick, quality sleep at the country’s first airport capsule hotel, which opened its ...

Toxic air, gases hamper search for last 2 volcano victims

WHAKATANE, New Zealand (AP) — A second land search of New Zealand's volcanic White Island on Sunday failed to locate the bodies of the last two victims of an eruption that claimed the lives of at leas...

West Ham beats Southampton 1-0, eases pressure on Pellegrini

SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — West Ham eased the pressure on manager Manuel Pellegrini with a 1-0 win at Southampton in the Premier League on Saturday, thanks to Sebastian Haller's first-half goal. ...

Liverpool extends EPL lead as Leicester draws, Chelsea loses

LONDON (AP) — Mo Salah and Liverpool are running away with the Premier League. Salah used his blistering pace and a bit of trickery to score both goals in Liverpool's 2-0 win over Wa...

Barcelona held by Sociedad ahead of 'clásico' against Madrid

MADRID (AP) — Barcelona was held by Real Sociedad to a 2-2 draw on Saturday, giving Real Madrid a chance to take the outright lead in the Spanish league before next week's “clásico” between the rivals...

Chelsea's EPL slump continues with 1-0 loss to Bournemouth

LONDON (AP) — Dan Gosling's late goal gave Bournemouth a 1-0 win at Chelsea on Saturday as Frank Lampard's team fell to its fourth loss in five Premier League matches. Gosling score...

Leicester held 1-1 by Norwich as gap to Liverpool widens

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Leicester's eight-game winning streak in the Premier League ended Saturday with a 1-1 draw against Norwich, widening the gap to leader Liverpool to 10 points. ...

Mayor of beach resort angers Taiwanese with Chinese flag on his business card

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The mayor of Hengchun angered Taiwanese by handing out business cards in the United States showing the five-star flag of communist China, reports said Saturday (December 1...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport opens inspiring 1930s-style food court

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport has grown in size and scope to welcome more visitors every year, but the opening on Saturday (Dec. 14) of a multifunctional food court...

New Zealand divers attempt to recover last 2 volcano victims

WHAKATANE, New Zealand (AP) — Police divers returned to the waters around New Zealand's volcanic White Island at dawn Saturday to search for the remaining two victims of an eruption...

Sanches stars as third-place Lille beats Montpellier 2-1

Renato Sanches gave home fans a sign of things to come with a fine winning goal, as Lille strengthened its grip on third place in the French league by beating Montpellier 2-1 on Friday. ...

Joselu Mato salvages Alavés 1-1 draw with Leganés in Liga

VITÓRIA, Spain (AP) — Alavés striker Joselu Mato scored his seventh goal in the Spanish league to salvage a 1-1 draw at home against Leganés on Friday. Alavés ended a two-game losin...

Taiwan has welcomed record 11.11 million visitors so far in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A first-time visitor from South Korea has helped Taiwan achieve a record 11.11 million foreign tourists so far this year, the Tourism Bureau announced Friday (Dec. 13). ...