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Deadly Beijing fire prompts probe — and almost immediate demolition of illegally built buildings

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 23:05
Chinese authorities on Sunday launched an investigation into a fire in a low-income Beijing housing block that killed 19 people, as workers evacuated hundreds from ...
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Mugabe given until Monday to clean out his desk

cnn - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 22:52
Zimbabwe's ruling party will meet Sunday to pass a vote of no confidence in Robert Mugabe as its leader, a source said, a day after throngs took to the streets to demand the President's ouster.
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China sends bombers, intelligence-gathering planes through international airspace near Okinawa

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 22:49
China on Sunday again sent bombers and intelligence-gathering aircraft through international airspace between the islands of Okinawa and Miyako in the East China Sea, part ...
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Zimbabwe’s ruling party fires longtime leader Mugabe; impeachment may follow

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 22:35
Clinging to his now virtually powerless post, longtime Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe on Sunday was fired as ruling party chief and was set to discuss ...
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Embattled Toshiba aims to boost capital with ¥600 billion share issue

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 22:17
Embattled conglomerate Toshiba said Sunday it plans to raise $5.3 billion by issuing new shares, a move aimed at avoiding a humiliating delisting from the ...
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Persian Knight edges Air Spinel for dramatic triumph in Mile Championship

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 22:14
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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SeaHorses sail past B-Corsairs for 16th consecutive win

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 22:11
The Boston Celtics aren’t the only pro basketball team that’s had an amazing start this season.Exhibit A: The SeaHorses Mikawa. On Sunday afternoon, the SeaHorses ...
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