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TOKYO (Reuters) - Three years of so-called "Abenomics", Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's bold stimulus program, has failed to dislodge a deflationary mindset among businesses and consumers.
(Reuters) - Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross' investment firm WL Ross & Co agreed on Wednesday to pay a $2.3 million fine to the Securities and Exchange Commission to settle charges that it did not pr
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The Nevada Gaming Commission is expected to take the rare action of revoking a gaming license when it meets Thursday on a Gaming Control Board complaint against Scoundrels Pub on Decatur Boulevard
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Ryan Lochte is going on Dancing with the Stars, locking down a deal in the works before his Olympic saga, a person familiar with the deal confirmed to USA TODAY Sports on Wednesday.     &#
Often called “the divorce diet,” which most recently got a shout-out by the country singer Blake Shelton, the so-called regimen is really nothing more than stress, rage, sadness and (for some) a need
Thursday marks the National Park Service centennial, and admission is free as park plans special activities.
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Seattle Times reader Lynne Simons caught this image of a katydid in a geranium blossom in Bellevue garden.
Refreshing and low in alcohol, this favorite Italian cocktail is a must for a warm day. Here’s how to make it.
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LONDON (AP) — The ongoing violence in Syria has taken years off of people's life expectancy, according to a new analysis published in the journal Lancet on Wednesday. Since the Arab uprising began i
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The waterways and shores of New Jersey have become packed with the bodies of thousands of dead fish. Hot weather and increased microorganisms have caused low oxygen levels in the water.
The ship was part of the carrier group that took part in the Battle of Leyte Gulf, was assigned to strike duties against targets in the Philippines and Japan,and a target for atomic bomb tests.
Having tracked the Moon's trajectory for two years, New Jersey-based photographer Jennifer Khordi finally seized the moment she had been waiting for – and the result is breathtaking.
An alien enthusiast claims there is a lone shoe on Mars after viewing an image sent back by the Opportunity rover. Scott C Waring believes it once belonged to a soldier that fought in a war on Mars.
Meet Octobot. The tiny octopus-inspired bot designed at Harvard University mimics the real life creature to get through cracks and tight places, making it ideal as a rescue robot.
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LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Arab Spring uprising and subsequent conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa have lowered life expectancy in countries such as Syria, Yemen, Tunisia and
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (Reuters) - Costa Rica has registered its first case of a baby born with microcephaly linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus, the country's health ministry said on Wednesday.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will ban the sale of gasoline oxygenated with ethanol beginning in late October in three major urban centers as part of a push to combat the worst pollution in over a de
CODY, Wyo. (Reuters) - Burning trees and thick smoke from a large Wyoming wildfire have prompted authorities to close the main connecting road between the south end of Yellowstone National Park and th
(Reuters Health) - Eating a handful of nuts five times per week may reduce inflammation, a condition that contributes to heart disease, diabetes and many other chronic illnesses, say the authors of a
(Reuters Health) - For adults with type 2 diabetes, following a Mediterranean diet including at least two servings of fatty fish per week may lower the risk of diabetic retinopathy, according to an ob
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The three missing children of a woman found dead along a road in rural Los Angeles County were safely located by authorities at a motel in New Mexico. The children were allegedly kidnapped by the 
At least two tornadoes struck cities in central Indiana on Wednesday, tearing the roof off apartment buildings, sending air conditioners falling onto parked cars and cutting power to thousands of
Folk rocker Graham Nash of The Hollies and Crosby, Still & Nash fame has sold his longtime home in Manhattan Beach for $1.6 million. That’s more than three times what he paid for the property two
Eric Gagne used to emerge from the bullpen like Darth Vader swinging a dental drill. Even the dorky safety goggles hinted at impending doom. A blowtorch four-seamer. The change-up that dropped lik
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The Sonic Boom of the South will play Aug. 31 at the Pearson Community Center in North Las Vegas.
Old has become new again with a recently renovated Las Vegas course. In summer 2012, a devastating storm pounded east Las Vegas and destroyed dozens of homes and businesses. One of those businesse
Joe Hart spoke for the first time after appearing to say his final goodbye to Manchester City fans
Kendall Graveman rode the wave of a five-run Oakland second inning Wednesday in pitching the A's to a 5-1 win over the Indians, giving the club a series win over the American League Central's first pl
Oakland Raiders undrafted rookie running back Jalen Richard returns from a knee injury.
Junior Ryan Burns beats out Keller Chryst for Stanford's starting quarterback job in the season opener against Kansas State.
On the second part of the debut installment of "Inside the San Francisco 49ers," Bay Area News Group's Courtney Cronin and Cam Inman discuss the growth of the Niners outside linebacker corps, Marcus R
Devon Travis isn't sure how he hurt himself, he just knows he's missing playing time as the Toronto Blue Jays fight to repeat as American League East
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"Companies should not have to waste important resources like time and money searching for a communication system that only meets a portion of their business needs," Jay Gubert, Vice-Pre
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Some California felons would get more time to ask for lighter punishment under bill headed to the governor's desk

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3 kidnapped children of slain woman found safe in New Mexico

The three missing children of a woman found dead along a road in rural Los Angeles County were safely located by authorities at a motel in New Mexico. The children were allegedly kidnapped by the 
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'Destructive' tornado tears off roofs and destroys a Starbucks in central Indiana

At least two tornadoes struck cities in central Indiana on Wednesday, tearing the roof off apartment buildings, sending air conditioners falling onto parked cars and cutting power to thousands of
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Graham Nash of Crosby, Stills & Nash sells his longtime Manhattan Beach home

Folk rocker Graham Nash of The Hollies and Crosby, Still & Nash fame has sold his longtime home in Manhattan Beach for $1.6 million. That’s more than three times what he paid for the property two
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Yes, that's former Dodger Eric Gagne behind the bar ... and on the big screen

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Gov. Jerry Brown hails sweeping climate legislation, plans to sign both measures into law

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Planet Hollywood adjusts plans for Disney-area resort

Nearly five months after announcing plans to build a Planet Hollywood Resort near Disney, developers filed plans with Orange County on Wednesday to construct the new hotel.

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Historic train station in Quebec capital celebrates its centennial

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Washington Monument could close for up to 9 months

WASHINGTON - The District of Columbia's delegate to Congress says the Washington Monument elevator needs a major renovation that will likely require the monument to be closed for up to nine months. T
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GoHawaii mobile app details secret places, safety tips and island emojis

What should you do if you encounter a giant sea turtle while swimming or snorkeling in Hawaii? Want to find a secret spot for great kayaking and outrigger canoeing?

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Public gets sneak peek at new Banff Gondola upper terminal [Photos]

The public got a sneak peek of Banff National Park’s newest tourist attraction this past weekend as the second and third floors of the Banff Gondola's upper terminal finally opened.
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Free pass at Muir Woods as National Park Service celebrates 100 years

The National Park Service turns 100 on Thursday and it wants everyone to see the Muir Woods National Monument for free through Sunday.
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On Delta, all-suite business class flights are coming

Airline seats with doors that slide shut to give passengers total privacy are expected to be standard for Delta One business class by fall 2017.
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