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Participants in the World Cosplay Summit pose at the Tokyo International Film Festival in Roppongi on Saturday. Cosplayers who love Japanese anime and manga have come from 22 countries/regions to attend a special event at TIFF on Sunday.

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Jason Brown was all revved up, ready to put on a show for his home crowd.

It didn't quite work out.

Brown fell early in his routine, and Japan's Tatsuki Machida dominated in the Skate America men's short program on Friday.

On a night when there were plenty of falls,…

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A suspect was arrested Friday afternoon after two sheriff's deputies were killed during a series of shootings that spanned about six hours across two California counties. A third deputy and a bystander were also shot during the spree.

Marcelo Marquez, 34, was taken alive Friday afternoon from a home in…

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Astana team rider and Tour de France winner Vincenzo Nibali of Italy, wearing a hakama, writes the kanji character for "king" with a giant brush during a calligraphy performance with local students in Saitama on Friday. Nibali and other riders are in Japan for the Saitama criterium race this weekend.

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With only a little over two months left in the year, you might find yourself already looking forward to what the new year has to offer. If you’re especially eager to get a sneak peek of what 2015 has in store for you, then a new Shrine Cafe located in…

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At first sight, it seems that Israel is just as preoccupied with the rise of Islamic State as anyone else. Israeli media report diligently on the extremist group's assault on the Kurdish town of Kobani and run at least a story every few days on its atrocities. Prime Minister Benjamin…

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Casio is going to release the rugged BABY-G BGA-1400 on November 28.

Not only is it fashionable, but it also has beneficial functions for traveling. It displays times in 2 different time zones at the same time. It is shockproof and water resistant to 10 ATM performance to provide comfort…

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One of the first English lessons I taught in Japan was about how to use words like “everywhere” and “nothing.” As part of the class, the students had to practice making sentences with “everyone,” and one woman stood up and gave hers, which was “Everyone likes pudding.”

I’m not sure…

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The Kaema Plateau, the "Roof of Korea," is a stunning, forest-covered highland nestled in such treacherous mountains that it was never taken by the Allies during the Korean War. It's now a truck stop.

As we squatted beside our lunches of kimchi and cold rice, in the distance, almost hidden…

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Google has announced a partnership with artificial intelligence teams at Oxford University to teach machines to think like people.

Oxford professors behind spinoff startups Dark Blue Labs and Vision Factory will work with DeepMind, a London-based startup that Google bought early this year.

Financial terms of the alliance were not…

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