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A would-be suicide bomber failed to detonate in a packed church in western Indonesia during Sunday Mass and injured a priest with an axe before he was restrained, police said.

The assailant left a bench and ran toward the priest at the altar but a bomb in his backpack did…

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A would-be suicide bomber failed to detonate in a packed church in western Indonesia during Sunday Mass and injured a priest with an axe before he was restrained, police said.

The assailant left a bench and ran toward the priest at the altar but a bomb in his backpack did…

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Corey Seager hit his 23rd home run to set a season record for Los Angeles Dodgers shortstops, helping his team to a 3-2 win against the Chicago Cubs in Saturday's clash of National League division leaders.

The Dodgers stretched their lead over San Francisco in the NL West to two…

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Powerful Typhoon Lionrock is forecast to hit eastern to northern Japan on Tuesday, bringing heavy rains and strong winds to a wide area of the country, the Japan Meteorological Agency says.

The typhoon, strengthening its force while hovering in the Pacific Ocean for several days, was moving east-northeast at 15…

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A man in his 50s fell to his death from the second floor of Tokyo's Omotesando Hills shopping complex on Saturday, police said.

The incident occurred just after 12 noon. Fuji TV reported that police received a call saying that a man was lying on the ground outside the popular…

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Police in Otari, Nagano Prefecture, on Sunday resumed their search for a seven-year-old girl who went missing on Saturday.

About 110 police and other rescue personnel searched thick forests and a river for Rina Machida who was last seen at around 11:40 a.m. heading to a local festival with her…

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Two people stranded for a week on a remote Pacific island have been rescued after a search aircraft spotted their SOS message in the sand, the U.S. Coast Guard said Sunday.

The couple, who had "limited supplies and no emergency equipment", were found on uninhabited East Fayu island in Micronesia…

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Muslim extremists carrying Islamic State group insignia have staged a daring jailbreak in the southern Philippines, freeing 28 detainees in the latest in a series of mass escapes, officials said Sunday.

About 50 heavily armed members of the Maute group raided the local jail in the southern city of Marawi…

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The are many summer festivals in Japan that feature everything from fireworks to food. One one of the most popular is the Azabu-juban matsuri held on the cobblestone streets of the Azabu-juban traditional shopping district.

Hundreds of thousands of both locals and tourists make their way through the shoulder-to-shoulder crowds…

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It used to be "the family that plays together, stays together."

But, now, as a legion of families from all corners of the globe prepare to touch down on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast for the biggest ever IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship – on Australia’s Father’s Day (Sept 4) – it’s all…

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