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Trump's delay on importing heads of hunted elephants surprises administration staff

cnn - 4 hours 55 min ago
President Donald Trump's move late Friday night to postpone a decision to allow the import of elephant hunting trophies from two African countries came as a surprise not only to interest groups, but also the US Fish and Wildlife Service employees who oversaw the proposed change in policy, a source with knowledge of the agency's process told CNN.
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LaVar Ball belittles Trump's role in release of UCLA players in China

cnn - 5 hours 1 min ago
Days after President Donald Trump touted his role in the release of three UCLA basketball students who were arrested in China, LaVar Ball, the father of one of those players, suggested the President had little to do with the matter.
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Persian Knight edges Air Spinel for dramatic triumph in Mile Championship

japantimes - 5 hours 3 min ago
Persian Knight edged out a victory at the 34th running of the Mile Championship on Sunday at Kyoto Racecourse.The Harbinger-sired colt finished in 1 minute, ...
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You’re living in Japan — so now for something completely different

japantimes - 5 hours 5 min ago
In a way, foreign residents who gravitate toward a third culture are simply following in a fine Japanese tradition.
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Views from Americans in Tokyo: Do you agree with the 2nd Amendment of the U.S. Constitution?

japantimes - 5 hours 5 min ago
American citizens in Tokyo were asked whether they support the part of their nation's supreme law that guarantees their right to bear arms.
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Hockey World League Final: England lose narrowly to Argentina

bbc - 5 hours 6 min ago
England lose their second Pool B match at the Hockey World League Final after a 1-0 defeat by Argentina in Auckland.
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Caution — cute overload: kittens Sazzles and Tiger

japantimes - 5 hours 6 min ago
"Bold, gorgeous, happy and healthy" — that's how these two 11-week-old kittens have been described.
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US warship and Japanese tug collide in latest incident

bbc - 5 hours 9 min ago
A US warship suffers slight damage after being struck by a Japanese tug.
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Second-ranked Miami recovers from 14-point deficit, pulverizes Virginia

japantimes - 5 hours 11 min ago
The undefeated season was slipping away, and so was any realistic chance Miami had of getting into the College Football Playoff and competing for a ...
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New rules for managing official documents

japantimes - 5 hours 35 min ago
Draft guidelines for managing official documents mark a step forward.
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Want to increase workplace productivity?

japantimes - 5 hours 36 min ago
Companies are not investing enough in strategic employee communications to produce an engaged workforce.
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The upgrade myth

japantimes - 5 hours 37 min ago
The latest isn't always the greatest when it comes to technology.
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Akane Yamaguchi cruises past Gao Fanjie to claim China Open title

japantimes - 5 hours 37 min ago
Akane Yamaguchi won Sunday’s women’s singles at the China Open, beating China’s Gao Fangjie in straight games.Fifth-seeded Yamaguchi cruised past her 19-year-old opponent 21-13, 21-15 ...
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Nao Kodaira zooms to 20th consecutive victory at 500 meters

japantimes - 5 hours 39 min ago
Nao Kodaira continued her imperious form over 500 meters with her 15th career World Cup victory, and 20th straight overall, at the distance on Saturday.Kodaira ...
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Kings’ Johnny Brodzinski notches first NHL goal in triumph over Panthers

japantimes - 5 hours 42 min ago
It was almost like old times as Los Angeles Kings winger Johnny Brodzinski and Florida Panthers center Nick Bjugstad shared the ice again.They were linemates ...
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Zimbabwe’s ruling party ousts Mugabe

japantimes - 5 hours 53 min ago
The leaders of Zimbabwe’s ruling ZANU-PF party met Sunday and agreed to dismiss President Robert Mugabe, the only leader the southern African nation has known ...
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Rugby League World Cup: England 36-6 Papua New Guinea

bbc - 6 hours 2 min ago
England beat Papua New Guinea despite another error-strewn performance to set-up a World Cup semi-final against Tonga.
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Stephen Curry leads charge as Warriors come from behind to beat Sixers

japantimes - 6 hours 4 min ago
A 22-point halftime deficit was no big deal for the defending NBA champions.Stephen Curry scored 35 points, Kevin Durant had 27 and the Golden State ...
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Lamborghini for a Pope and other stories you may have missed

bbc - 6 hours 14 min ago
Some stories you might have blinked and missed this week.
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Police officer shot and killed, suspect flees

cnn - 6 hours 21 min ago
Law enforcement agencies on Saturday searched for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a western Pennsylvania police officer, gunned down during a traffic stop.
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