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The New York Mets set aside some bad injury news and won 7-1 at Washington on Monday, cutting the gap between the National League East's two top teams to half a game.

New York slugger Lucas Duda was ruled out for four to six weeks with a stress fracture in…

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The National Police Agency (NPA) on Tuesday bolstered security at so-called "soft targets" around the nation ahead of the two-day G-7 summit that starts in Ise-Shima, Mie Prefecture, on Thursday.

Police presence has been noticeably strengthened at major train stations, shopping complexes and other crowded places that are potentially vulnerable…

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Suntory Holdings Ltd has announced plans to sell all its share holdings in its fast-food restaurant subsidiary First-Kitchen, to Wendy’s Japan. The sale price was not disclosed but is estimated to be in the billions of yen.

By selling First-Kitchen to rival hamburger chain Wendy’s, Suntory said it intends to…

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The town of Mashiki in Kumamoto Prefecture, one of the communities hit hardest by the devastating earthquakes in April, began relocating people staying in a tent village to other evacuation centers on Tuesday to protect them from possible heatstroke due to scorching weather.

The local government, located on the southwestern…

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Facebook on Monday said it was making changes aimed at keeping political bias out of its "trending" stories list even though an internal investigation revealed no evidence it was happening.

"Our investigation has revealed no evidence of systematic political bias in the selection or prominence of stories included in the…

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Chinese state media on Tuesday slammed the lifting of a decades-old U.S. arms embargo against Vietnam, saying the move was aimed at Beijing and calling Barack Obama's assurances to the contrary "a very poor lie".

Obama announced the end of the 41-year-old ban on weapons sales to the United States'…

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Yu Darvish is in line to make his first start for the Texas Rangers in nearly 22 months against Pittsburgh on Saturday.

Rangers manager Jeff Banister said Monday that Darvish, who has had five minor league outings this month post-Tommy John surgery, will start the game if he feels good.…

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, third from right, and wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau, second right, visit the Meiji Shrine, escorted by a Shinto priest in Tokyo, on Tuesday. Trudeau arrived in Tokyo on Monday and will attend the G-7 summit in Mie Prefecture starting Thursday.

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A pair of bombings carried out by Islamic State militants killed at least 45 people in Yemen's southern city of Aden on Monday, targeting young men seeking to join the army who gathered at two recruitment centers, security officials said.

One suicide car bomber killed at least 20, while a…

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Hillary Clinton said Monday that Donald Trump's economic policies would lead to lower wages, fewer jobs and more debt — warning unionized workers that the presumptive Republican presidential nominee could "bankrupt America like he's bankrupted his companies."

"Ask yourself," the likely Democratic nominee told thousands at the Service Employees International…

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