Morocco hammer Nigeria to claim African Nations Championship2018-02-20
RABAT, Feb.4 -- Hosts Morocco claimed the African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Sunday after hammering Nigeria 4-0 in the final. Despite poor weather, the match was played in f
Lebanon beats Chinese Taipei in Davis Cup2018-02-20
BEIRUT, Feb.4 -- Lebanon's tennis national team scored a major achievement Sunday by beating Chinese Taipei 3-2 in the Asian-Oceania second group of the Davis Cup competition. T
"Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" reclaims top spot at North American box office2018-02-20
LOS ANGELES, Feb.4 -- Sony's Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle reclaimed the top spot surprisingly at North American box office with an estimated 11 million U.S. dollars in its s
Jilin suffers eight-game CBA losing streak2018-02-20
CHANGCHUN, China, Feb.4 -- In the absence of Von Waver and Carl Landry, Jilin lost to Shenzhen 105-94, suffering its eight-game losing streak in the 35th round of the Chinese Ba
Chinese lunar new year celebrated in western Germany2018-02-20
HANAU, Germany, Feb.4 -- A gala featuring songs and dances was held on Sunday evening in the western German town of Hanau where 600 people celebrated the upcoming Spring Festival, or the Chinese Lunar New Year.
Chinese flying man Su Bingtian breaks men's 60m Asian record2018-02-20
Su Bingtian (2nd R) of China competes during the Men's 60m final of the 2018 IAAF World Indoor Tour in Karlsruhe, Germany, on Feb.3,2018. Su Bingtian claimed the title with 6.47
Beijing beats Sichuan to enter CBA playoffs2018-02-20
BEIJING, Feb.4 -- Beijing secured its ticket to the playoffs of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league, by defeating Sichuan 111-97 in the 35th round of the regular sea
Barca survive feista derby while Atletico beat Valencia in a rainy matchday 222018-02-20
MADRID, Feb.4 -- FC Barcelona retained their unbeaten record in the Liga Santander as they came back from a goal down to take a point from a feisty local derby away to Espanyol.
Youngster Korir is top Kenyan at New York Indoor meeting2018-02-20
NAIROBI, Feb.3 -- With Olympic 800m champion David Rudisha giving the World Indoor Championships a wild berth, Kenya's hopes will rest on two men, Emmanuel Korir and Michael Sar
Uruguay qualify for rugby World Cup by beating Canada2018-02-20
MONTEVIDEO, Feb.3 -- Uruguay secured a place in their second successive rugby World Cup by defeating Canada 32-31 here on Saturday. The result followed Uruguay's 38-29 victory i
Sudan earn bronze medal of African Nations Championship2018-02-20
RABAT, Feb.3 -- Sudan earned the bronze medal of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco after defeating Libya 4-2 in penalty shootout on Saturday. In the third-place
Spain wins doubles in David Cup tie against Britain2018-02-20
MADRID, Feb.3 -- Spanish doubles pairing of Feliciano Lopez and Pablo Carreno claimed a straight sets win over British duo of Jaimie Murray and Dominic Inglot to give Spain a 2-
Peru midfielder Cueva apologizes to Sao Paulo after standoff2018-02-20
RIO DE JANEIRO, Feb.3 -- Peru international midfielder Christian Cueva has issued a public apology after refusing to play for his club Sao Paulo last month. The 26-year-old was
Marbury fails to save Aolong in chasing for CBA playoffs2018-02-20
JINAN, China, Feb.3 -- Former NBA star Stephen Marbury had 19 points and nine rebounds, but failed to stop Aolong from losing to Xinjiang 113-111 in the 35th round of the 2017-1
Late equalizer costs Real Madrid two more points away to Levante2018-02-20
MADRID, Feb.3 -- Real Madrid dropped a further two points in their disappointing Liga Santander campaign as they were held to a 2-2 draw away to struggling Levante. Real Madrid
Cilic, Dodig unison puts Croatia in charge2018-02-20
Marin Cilic (R) and Ivan Dodig of Croatia celebrate during the third match against Daniel Nestor and Vasek Pospisil of Canada at Davis Cup World Group first round match between Cro
China's new loans likely to surge in January: report2018-02-20
BEIJING, Feb.3 -- China's new yuan loans will likely surge to a new high in January due to robust long-term credit demand from businesses, a report said. Beijing-based investmen
CBA side Zhejiang parts ways with former NBA player Stokes, accusing him of "being unprofessional"2018-02-20
HANGZHOU, Feb.3 -- China's basketball league CBA side Zhejiang fired former NBA player Jarnell Stokes on Friday for his repeated refusal to play. Zhejiang said in a statement tha
Bayern march, Bremen upset Schalke in German Bundesliga2018-02-20
Jevhen Konoplyanka (1st L) of Schalke 04 celebrates after scoring during the Bundesliga match between FC Schalke 04 and SV Werder Bremen in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, on Feb.3,2018.
Trump expected to approve release of classified memo on FBI Russia probe2018-02-20
U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the White House for the World Economic Forum in Davos Switzerland, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan.24,2018. WASHINGTON, Feb.1
New quantum algorithm may help AI to predict future: study2018-02-20
WASHINGTON, Feb.2 -- An international team has shown that quantum computers can analyze relationships within large sets of data faster than classical computers, for a wider arra
Liaoning smashes Jilin to set up a three-game winning streak2018-02-20
CHANGCHUN, China, Feb.2 -- In the absence of point guard Guo Ailun, Lester Hudson scored 39 points to help Liaoning beat Jilin 114-99 and extend its winning streak to three in t
Liang Xiaojing wins women's 60m in Asian Indoor Athletics2018-02-20
TEHRAN, Feb.2 -- Liang Xiaojing of China won the women's 60m in 7.20 seconds at the 8th Asian Indoor Athletics Championship here on Friday. Liang who clocked in 7.29 seconds in
Int'l investors positive about China's healthtech market: Ping An Insurance2018-02-20
SHANGHAI, Feb.2 -- Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. announced Friday that three technology subsidiaries have recently completed private placement financing, whic
Ice Climbing World Cup sets off in north China2018-02-20
HOHHOT, China, Feb.2 -- The Chinese leg of the 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup kicked off on Friday in Hohhot City, the capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Regio