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Donald Trump isn't making it easy for top supporters and advisers, from his running mate on down, to defend him or explain some campaign positions.

Across the Sunday news shows, a parade of Trump stand-ins, led by vice presidential nominee Mike Pence, couldn't say whether Trump was sticking with or…

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The Ramon Magsaysay awardees for this year pose following a news conference in Manila, Philippines, Saturday. The Ramon Magsaysay Awards, Asia's equivalent of the Nobel Prize, is given annually in honor of the the late Philippine President who died in a plane crash, and awarded to persons "who address issues…

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Republicans and Democrats sparred Sunday over whether Hillary Clinton crossed ethical lines during her tenure as secretary of state by talking with people outside the government who had contributed to her family's philanthropy foundation.

Donna Brazile, the interim head of the Democratic National Committee, said it's not unusual for supporters…

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Rebels backed by Turkey made major gains Sunday in northern Syria, expelling Kurdish-led forces from towns and villages as part of a determined campaign by Ankara to push the militants east of the Euphrates River.

At least 35 civilians were killed, according to activists. The dramatic escalation of Turkey's involvement…

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Faced with more than 1 million migrants flooding across the Mediterranean last year, European nations tightened border controls, set up naval patrols to stop smugglers, negotiated an agreement with Turkey to limit the numbers crossing, shut the Balkan route used by hundreds of thousands, and tried to speed up deportations…

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Senior Japanese and Russian officials have held talks on concluding a post-World War II peace treaty as the two countries make final arrangements for a meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Vladimir Putin early next month in Russia.

A territorial spat over Russian-held, Japanese-claimed islands off Hokkaido have…

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Do androids dream of electric tuna? This video of an amazing sushi-making robot doesn’t answer that riddle, but it reveals that food-serving robots have definitely come a long way in the last couple of years.

At a recent technology convention in Tokyo, Kawasaki Heavy Industries showed off some of its…

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The Grand Hyatt Tokyo is presenting its new autumn menus that showcase seasonal ingredients, available beginning in September. Savor the best autumn has to offer with seasonally-inspired dishes that capture the warm and robust flavors of the season’s bounty.

Chef Adam and his team at The Oak Door will serve…

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In the heart of Nara City, just north of Nara Park, lies Nara Juvenile Prison. It was built in 1908 during the Meiji Era and is considered one Japan’s “Big Five Meiji Prisons” along with facilities in Chiba, Nagasaki, Kagoshima and Kanazawa – proving once again that anything that can…

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