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Rookie Taylor Jungmann allowed four hits in eight innings as the Milwaukee Brewers extended their winning streak to eight games with a 6-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.

Gerardo Parra and Adam Lind hit seventh-inning home runs for the Brewers, who finished off their second undefeated road trip…

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An emergency agency official said Monday that 44 people were killed by two bombs that exploded at a crowded mosque and an elite Muslim restaurant in Nigeria's central city of Jos.

Abdussalam Mohammed of the National Emergency Management Agency says 67 other people were wounded and are being treated in…

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Madoka Kataoka was on her third beer of the morning on Monday even before Japan kicked off against the United States in the Women's World Cup soccer final.

A quarter of an hour later, a little after eight in the morning, she had switched to something stronger after a Carli…

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Police in Kitsuki, Oita prefecture, on Monday arrested a 40-year-old man on suspicion of setting fire to his house, killing four of his eight children.

According to police, Kenichiro Suemune, who is a member of the Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF), has been initially charged with arson, Fuji TV reported.

Flames…

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Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis resigned Monday, saying he was told shortly after Greece's decisive referendum result that some other eurozone finance ministers and the country's other creditors would appreciate his not attending the ministers' meetings.

Varoufakis said Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had judged that his resignation "might help achieve…

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Two men died after going into cardiac arrest while climbing in the mountains of Niigata Prefecture, police said Sunday.

According to police, Hoichi Hasunuma, 61, Morio Manabe, 61, of Fukushima Prefecture, and a woman left Yuzawa-Machi to climb Mt Tairatsupyo on Saturday morning, Fuji TV reported. At one point during…

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A five year-old boy died after the camper van he was riding in crashed into a car and flipped over on the Ban-etsu Expressway in Niigata City on Sunday.

According to police, the accident occurred at around 12:20 p.m. Sankei Shimbun reported that the back right tire of the camper…

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Sachiko Shimizu quit her job as an OL and traveled to Mexico to follow her dreams and learned how to make Mexican sandwiches (torta). Then she came back to Japan, gave herself a Mexican name, "Sachi-ta," bought a food truck and painted it yellow adding a colorful Mexican motif. Now…

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U.S. residents in Japan kick a ball at Shibuya's famous scramble crossing in Tokyo on Monday morning, to celebrate their country's 5-2 victory over Japan in the Women's World Cup final in Vancouver.

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If you’ve been waiting for one dance music event to attend in Tokyo, this is it: Ultra Japan 2015. Last year’s festival saw 42,000 music lovers descend on Odaiba for two days of nonstop performances from some of the world’s most iconic DJs—including Kaskade, Mark Knight, Fredde Le Grand, Umek,…

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