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At least two people were killed and 14 others wounded in a shooting early Monday at a Florida nightclub, U.S. broadcaster NBC reported.

Police confirmed that the incident occurred at Club Blu in Fort Myers, which U.S. media said was holding a party for teenagers.

A "person of interest" has…

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Japan has captured 90 sei whales and 25 Bryde's whales in the northwestern Pacific during its annual "research whaling," the Fisheries Agency said Monday, concluding this year's whaling program starting in May.

The program is aimed at contributing to a comprehensive management of marine resources around the country through research,…

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The frenzy since the Pokemon Go smartphone game was released in Japan last Friday has resulted in minor car and bicycle accidents as well as traffic offenses across the country.

In Otsu in Shiga Prefecture, a 21-year-old company worker drove into a line of cars waiting at a red light…

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High-risk terror offenders may be kept in jail after their sentences finish, Australian officials said Monday as they move to tighten security laws following attacks in the United States and Europe.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the proposed changes were prompted by an increase in the frequency and severity of…

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This exhibition showcases sculptures, fresco paintings, and metal objects from Greece. Let us set off on a journey through Greek art, which blossomed from the Neolithic to the Hellenistic periods in various areas in Greece, such as the Aegean Islands, including Cyclades and Crete, as well as Athens, Sparta, and…

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Southeast Asian nations on Monday delivered a watered-down rebuke to China for its territorial expansion in the South China Sea, in a diplomatic victory for China.

After deadlocked negotiations among the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, the grouping issued a joint statement Monday expressing concern over…

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An assistant police inspector apparently jumped to his death from the 9th floor of a police station in Harajuku, Tokyo, police said Monday.

According to police, the incident occurred at around 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Fuji TV reported that the body of the 37-year-old officer, who was assigned to the Community…

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A Syrian refugee was arrested after killing a woman with a machete in the German city of Reutlingen, in an incident police said did not bear the hallmarks of a "terrorist attack" and was more likely to have been a crime of passion.

Three people were also injured in the…

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Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko wave to well-wishers as they board a shinkansen bullet train at Tokyo Station Monday to depart for their villa in Nasu, where they will spend their summer vacation.

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Tens of thousands of armed troops fanned out across Rio de Janeiro and local organizers faced a rebellion by Australia about unfinished living accommodations as athletes began to move in Sunday for the first Olympics ever in South America.

Australia's Olympic team, complaining about uninhabitable rooms in the Olympic Village,…

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