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Leicester, Southampton play to scoreless draw

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:34
Southampton remained deep in relegation trouble after it was held to a 0-0 draw at a lackluster Leicester City in the Premier League on Thursday.Leicester, ...
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Meandering Kuroshio current behind coral bleaching off western Japan: ministry

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:29
Unusually cold water has devastated some of the world’s most northerly coral reefs, which lie off the coast of western Japan, an Environment Ministry official ...
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Lifetimes of pain: Victims of Japan’s forced sterilization program hope for justice, or at least an apology

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:27
Junko Iizuka remembers clearly the day she was taken to a hospital as a teenager and forcibly sterilized under a government program.Her foster mother gave ...
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Nintendo’s $30 billion rally now depends on $70 cardboard pianos

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:19
Nintendo Co. got its start in 1889 as a successful manufacturer of hanafuda (playing cards made out of stiff paper). Now the game-maker is embracing ...
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Professionals from Japan and India brainstorm on future IT ties at Tokyo tech event

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:12
As the domestic market faces a shortage of information technology engineers, Japan has turned its eyes on India’s abundance of IT talent to prepare for ...
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Nadeshiko Japan boss Asako Takakura eyes Women’s Asian Cup title

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:12
Asako Takakura, the first female coach of the Japan women’s national soccer team, said Thursday she does not want to jinx herself by speaking about ...
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Man United faithful restless with Mourinho

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:11
Manchester United could probably have had Pep Guardiola, but in January 2013 the Catalan had agreed to take over at Bayern Munich. Instead, four months ...
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Longtime Patriots broadcaster Gil Santos dies on 80th birthday

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:10
Gil Santos, the New England Patriots’ longtime radio voice, died Thursday on his 80th birthday and 57th wedding anniversary.Son Mark Santos confirmed the death to ...
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Lance Armstrong settles $100 million lawsuit with U.S. government

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:09
Lance Armstrong reached a $5 million settlement with the federal government in a whistle blower lawsuit that could have sought $100 million in damages from ...
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Amazon announces five-year deal for U.K., Irish rights to U.S. Open

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:09
The U.S. Open will become the first Grand Slam tournament to be broadcast solely online in the United Kingdom and Ireland after e-commerce giant Amazon ...
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Lawmakers, senior state officials pay early visit war-linked Yasukuni Shrine

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:02
Dozens of lawmakers on Friday visited war-linked Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo ahead of its annual spring festival.Official visits to the shrine cause friction with countries ...
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Olympic great Kerri Walsh Jennings announces new beach volleyball tour

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 17:48
Five-time Olympian Kerri Walsh Jennings has announced plans for her new beach volleyball circuit that will bring a sports and music festival to eight cities.The ...
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Red Sox, now 16-2, off to best start in team history

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 17:47
With a homer-happy lineup and a lights-out pitching staff, the Boston Red Sox have been mowing down their opposition since the day after Opening Day.Shohei ...
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Caps top Blue Jackets, even series 2-2

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 17:44
Game 4 lacked the intensity of the three before it, and no overtime heroics were necessary. Instead, the workmanlike Washington Capitals turned in their most ...
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