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Scott Coker: Bellator discussing year-end Rizin event in Japan with possible Fedor return

1 hour ago   |   MMAjunkie

In the midst of Bellator's featherweight tournament and fall schedule announcements, company president Scott Coker might have something else up his sleeve for the end of...
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'This will turn nasty:' A crisis is brewing as a global currency war approaches, and one expert says he's found the most vulnerable assets traders should avoid

'This will turn nasty:' A crisis is brewing as a global currency war approaches, and one expert says he's found the most vulnerable assets traders should avoid

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Albert Edwards, the global strategist at Societe Generale, says investors could soon feel the pain of "competitive devaluation" as the US, Europe, and Japan all weaken their...
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They bite! Russia test-fires Mosquito anti-ship missiles in Sea of Japan

They bite! Russia test-fires Mosquito anti-ship missiles in Sea of Japan

7 hours ago   |   RT

Two Mosquito anti-ship cruise missiles eliminated an above-water target during tactical drills of the Russian Pacific Fleet in the Sea of Japan, with the successful test caught...
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Japan, Taking a Page from Trump, Uses Trade Against South Korea

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

Tokyo moves to limit exports of chemicals to big chip makers like Samsung, citing vague national security concerns. Seoul says a political dispute is the real reason.
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Japan claim of Pyongyang sanctions breach is ‘grave challenge' - S. Korean president

Japan claim of Pyongyang sanctions breach is ‘grave challenge' - S. Korean president

14 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles


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Japanese women are running for parliament in record numbers, but face many obstacles

14 hours ago   |   National Post

NIIGATA - When anti-nuclear activist Junko Isogai ran for office in Japan's northern Niigata region, it had an awkward dimension: not just stump speeches and chats with...
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S.Korea's Moon calls Japan claim of N.Korea sanctions breach ‘grave challenge'

14 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

SEOUL - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday Japan's reported accusations that South Korea has violated international sanctions by exporting banned goods to North...
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Why This Classic Israeli Sandwich Should Be on Your Foodie To-Do List

Why This Classic Israeli Sandwich Should Be on Your Foodie To-Do List

1 day ago   |   Fortune

What is a sandwich? Defined by The Merriam-Webster Dictionary as “two or more slices of bread or a split roll having a filling in between,” the sandwich takes on different...
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Former Cleveland outfielder Martin signs with Lotte Marines

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

TOKYO - Former Cleveland Indians outfielder Leonys Martin has signed a one-year deal with the Chiba Lotte Marines of Japan's Pacific League.
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S.Korea trade ministry to raise Japan export curbs at WTO general council meeting

1 day ago   |   National Post

SEOUL - South Korea'a trade ministry said on Sunday it plans to raise the "unfairness" of Japan's export curbs at the World Trade Organization's general council meeting on July...
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Increasing social media use tied to rise in teens' depressive symptoms, study shows

Spending too much time scrolling through social media and watching more television has been linked with symptoms of depression in young people - and a new study reveals to what... Read more ...

Man charged in deadly Charlottesville rally gets life plus 419 years on...

Man charged in deadly Charlottesville rally gets life plus 419 years on state charges

A man convicted of federal hate crime charges for deliberately slamming his car into a crowd of anti-racism protesters during a white nationalist rally in Virginia has been... Read more ...

Legendary boxer Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker killed after being struck by...

Legendary boxer Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker killed after being struck by vehicle

Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker, considered one of the greatest lightweight boxers of all time, died Sunday after he was hit by a vehicle in Virginia, police said. Read more ...

Trump tells group of Democratic congresswomen to go back to 'broken'...

Trump tells group of Democratic congresswomen to go back to 'broken' countries where they came from

"Why don't they go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came," President Donald Trump said in a tweet. Read more ...

Lashana Lynch is the first black woman to play 007 in 'Bond 25'

Lashana Lynch is the first black woman to play 007 in 'Bond 25'

Lynch will take on the iconic codename after Daniel Craig's character retires in the next James Bond movie. Read more ...

Fans are convinced Beyoncé greeted Meghan Markle with 'my princess' at the...

Fans are convinced Beyoncé greeted Meghan Markle with 'my princess' at the 'Lion King' premiere

Beyoncé and Meghan Markle interacted at the London premiere of Disney's "The Lion King" on Sunday. In a viral video posted by Daily Mail royal correspondent Rebecca English... Read more ...

76ers sign Ben Simmons to max five-year extension, agent says

76ers sign Ben Simmons to max five-year extension, agent says

The deal is worth a reported $170 million, according to Simmons' agent. He was heading into the final year of his rookie contract. Read more ...

4 kids steal their family's car and run away on 600-mile road trip

4 kids steal their family's car and run away on 600-mile road trip

Four adventurous children, between the ages of 10 and 14, packed the family car with fishing rods and took off on an epic 600-mile road trip. Read more ...

Boxing champ Pernell Whitaker dies; hit by car in Virginia

Boxing champ Pernell Whitaker dies; hit by car in Virginia

Pernell Whitaker, an Olympic gold medalist and four division champion who was regarded as one of the greatest defensive fighters ever, has died after being hit by a car in... Read more ...

Giants' Kam Moore arrested for punching woman unconscious

Giants' Kam Moore arrested for punching woman unconscious

New York Giants safety Kamrin Moore was arrested for punching a woman unconscious and stepping on her neck amid a violent domestic dispute, according to reports. “New York... Read more ...