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Tottori police question Harumafuji in Tokyo over alleged assault

japantimes - 9 hours 39 min ago
Police questioned sumo grand champion Harumafuji on a voluntary basis Friday over allegations that he assaulted a lower-ranked wrestler in October, investigative sources said.The 33-year-old ...
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UK has first female Black Rod in 650 years

bbc - 9 hours 45 min ago
Boss of the Wimbledon tennis championships Sarah Clarke gets ancient Parliamentary job.
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Fantastic Beasts 2: First look at Jude Law's young Dumbledore

bbc - 10 hours 8 min ago
JK Rowling's Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald first cast photo has been revealed
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Nissan cites poor communication in safety check malpractice, acknowledged to have started as early as 1979

japantimes - 10 hours 22 min ago
Nissan Motor chief Hiroto Saikawa blames a lack of communication between workers and managers as a root cause of its decades of improper vehicle checks.
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Fact Check: Trump's bizarre plane story

cnn - 10 hours 30 min ago
CNN's Jake Tapper, in partnership with FactCheck.org, on President Trump's claim that former President Obama "never got to land" in the Philippines. More at FactCheck.org
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Rugby League World Cup 2017: Australia 46-0 Samoa

bbc - 10 hours 35 min ago
Five tries from winger Valentine Holmes help Australia thrash Samoa 46-0 to reach the World Cup semi-finals.
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Does a free press mean more regulation for Facebook?

cnn - 10 hours 39 min ago
At the beginning of November, the general counsels of Facebook, Google and Twitter appeared on Capitol Hill to answer questions about a destabilizing campaign of Russian meddling. Members of Congress grilled them on exactly how each of the platforms might have allowed malicious publishing from foreign actors aimed at influencing the US election.
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Germany coalition: Merkel's 'political party poker'

bbc - 10 hours 40 min ago
The BBC's Jenny Hill says failure to reach a deal could herald the end of Mrs Merkel's leadership.
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U.S. Ambassador William Hagerty touts Trump’s Japan visit as a success

japantimes - 10 hours 47 min ago
U.S. Ambassador to Japan William Hagerty said Friday that President Donald Trump’s first visit to Tokyo earlier this month was a big success, especially in ...
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Alabama Senate poll: Jones leads Moore

cnn - 10 hours 48 min ago
Democrat Doug Jones has opened up an eight-point lead in the US Senate race in Alabama amid multiple sexual abuse allegations against Republican Roy Moore, according to a new Fox News poll released Thursday.
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Rapper Lil Peep dead at 21

cnn - 10 hours 50 min ago
Rapper Lil Peep, an emerging voice on the hip-hop scene and a YouTube star, has died at the age of 21, police and a business associate confirmed to CNN.
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Franken accuser: I've been angry about incident for 10 years

cnn - 10 hours 52 min ago
Leeann Tweeden, who has said that Minnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken forcibly kissed and groped her, said Thursday that Franken's forced kiss on her years ago was "persistent" and "uncomfortable."
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