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Late night blisters WH over family separations

cnn - 2 hours 30 min ago
The separation of children from their parents at the US-Mexico border is no laughing matter for late-night TV hosts, who tackled the topic with a touch of commentary.
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UNHCR pitches survival tent at Tokyo’s Shibuya Station to draw youth attention to World Refugee Day

japantimes - 2 hours 33 min ago
On most weekends, the plaza surrounding the famous Hachiko dog statue outside Shibuya Station is thronged with people. However, the popular Tokyo rendezvous point last ...
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JAL, ANA bend on sovereignty row, swapping ‘Taiwan’ for ‘China Taiwan’ on Chinese websites

japantimes - 2 hours 37 min ago
Japan’s two largest airlines have changed “Taiwan” to “China Taiwan” on their Chinese-language websites, officials said Tuesday, a move likely to please Beijing but anger ...
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North Korea’s Kim heads to China with nukes and summit likely on agenda

japantimes - 2 hours 40 min ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un began a two-day visit Tuesday, Chinese state-run television said, exactly a week after Kim’s landmark summit with U.S. President ...
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Astros rally past Rays for 12th straight victory

japantimes - 2 hours 42 min ago
Alex Bregman hit a game-ending two-run double with one out in the ninth inning and the Houston Astros beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 Monday ...
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José Andrés: The TV chef who fed Puerto Rico

bbc - 2 hours 42 min ago
When Hurricane Maria struck, José Andrés's World Central Kitchen project fed more people in Puerto Rico than any other relief group.
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Anxious travelers cancel bookings, spooked by deadly Osaka quake

japantimes - 2 hours 43 min ago
Monday morning’s deadly earthquake in Osaka has affected tourism in the region, with travelers at home and overseas canceling bookings in the affected areas.At least ...
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Rika Kihira making right call by moving up to senior ranks

japantimes - 2 hours 44 min ago
Japan junior champion Rika Kihira, one of only eight women in history to land the triple axel in international competition, has decided to move up ...
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U.S. serial sperm donor banned from donating in Israel

japantimes - 2 hours 54 min ago
Serial sperm donor Ari Nagel, an American who has fathered 33 children, with 10 more on the way, has been banned from donating his sperm ...
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Will Ferrell to star in a film based on Eurovision

bbc - 2 hours 56 min ago
The actor was at this year's contest and is thought to have been a fan since his Swedish wife introduced it to him in 1999.
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The most harrowing story actress Ayame Misaki has to tell is her own

japantimes - 2 hours 56 min ago
Model-turned-actress Ayame Misaki has played a variety of roles over the past decade, including a soldier in “Attack on Titan” and a manipulative hostess in ...
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Sweden shooting: Three dead in Malmo cafe attack

bbc - 2 hours 56 min ago
Several others were wounded in the attack a short distance from a police station.
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Bridget Riley: The art world’s illusionist

japantimes - 2 hours 57 min ago
A very concise review of the Bridget Riley exhibition at the Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art, would be this: Barring those who are prone ...
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‘Michelangelo and the Ideal Body’

japantimes - 2 hours 59 min ago
June 19-Sept. 24Michelangelo’s “The Creation of Adam” and “The Last Judgment” on the ceiling of the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel, his “Pieta” sculpture of Mary holding ...
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‘The Museum of the King: French Modern Art & Surrealism from the Collection of the Yokohama Museum of Art’

japantimes - 3 hours 1 min ago
June 23-Sept. 24On loan from the Yokohama Museum of Art, which is renowned for its extensive collection of international modern art, this selection of works ...
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Trump demands credit for getting along with Kim Jong Un

cnn - 3 hours 1 min ago
President Donald Trump continued to defend his budding relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Monday, demanding credit for his role in making "initial steps toward a deal" by establishing a personal rapport with the young dictator during last week's summit in Singapore.
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‘The Collection of the National Museum of Ethnology: Shell Road’

japantimes - 3 hours 1 min ago
June 23-Sept. 2Shell work has been an important part of culture for various ethnic groups around the world, and dates back 70,000 to 100,000 years. ...
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US migrant children cry for separated parents on

bbc - 3 hours 9 min ago
President Trump defends the separation of children and parents who have entered the US illegally.
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Law was supposed to help protect the elephants. But here, the slaughter continues

cnn - 3 hours 9 min ago
It's no secret where the ivory deals take place in Pemba.
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