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After Russia ban, IOC chief confident Tokyo can avoid drug scandal at 2020 Games

japantimes - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 19:14
International Olympic Committee Vice President John Coates said Wednesday in Tokyo that Japan can be confident of weeding out drug cheats at the 2020 Tokyo ...
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Ashes: England 'a couple of bad sessions from losing the Ashes' says Steve Smith

bbc - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 19:01
Australia captain Steve Smith says England are 'a couple of bad sessions away from losing the Ashes' in the third Test in Perth.
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Dollar slightly weakens to around ¥113.40 in Tokyo

japantimes - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 18:54
The dollar pared early losses to stand at around ¥113.40 in late afternoon trading in Tokyo on Wednesday.At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥113.43-43, ...
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Alabama election: Democrat Jones defeats Roy Moore in Senate upset

bbc - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 18:52
Doug Jones wins a Senate seat for Alabama after a bitter campaign against Trump-backed Roy Moore.
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Why cold air makes your nose run

cnn - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 18:51
About 50-90% of people get a runny nose when it's cold. We call this "cold-induced rhinitis", or "skier nose". People with asthma, eczema and hay fever seem to experience it more.
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NY bombing suspect's wife 'didn't know about radicalization'

cnn - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 18:48
The wife of the suspect in a pipe bomb explosion in New York was "surprised to find out what her husband did," police in Bangladesh told CNN, despite speaking to him 30 minutes before the attempted attack.
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Hiroshima High Court orders suspension of Ikata nuclear reactor in Ehime Prefecture, revoking district court ruling

japantimes - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 18:47
The Hiroshima High Court revokes a lower court decision and orders the suspension of a nuclear reactor at Shikoku Electric Power Co.’s Ikata power plant ...
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Toyota and Panasonic boost alliance to develop batteries for electric vehicles and other green cars

japantimes - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 18:47
Toyota Motor Corp. and Panasonic Corp. announced Wednesday that they will strengthen their alliance for developing batteries used in environmentally friendly cars, targeting the market ...
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