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KYB Corp. Senior Managing Executive Officer Keisuke Saito, right, speaks during a press conference in Tokyo Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. The Japanese government has ordered the company that falsified quality data for earthquake "shock absorbers" used in hundreds of buildings to speed up an investigation and fix any problems quickly. (Yu Nakajima/Kyodo News via AP)
October 19, 2018 - 6:20 am
TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese government on Friday ordered a company that falsified quality data for earthquake "shock absorbers" used in hundreds of buildings to speed up an investigation and fix any problems quickly. KYB Corp. said this week that it and a subsidiary had been faking data on the...
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Britain's Prince Harry, left, Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison, second from left, and Invictus Games representatives climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Sydney, Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2018. Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are on day four of their 16-day tour of Australia and the South Pacific. (AP Photo/Steve Christo, Pool)
October 19, 2018 - 3:00 am
SYDNEY (AP) — Prince Harry has scaled the Sydney Harbor Bridge to raise a flag marking the arrival of the Invictus Games, his brainchild and the focus of his current royal tour of Australia and the South Pacific. The sporting event, founded by Harry in 2014, starts on Saturday. It gives sick and...
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October 11, 2018 - 5:57 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police officers are escorting a western Pennsylvania high school's sports teams following allegations that the school's soccer team used racial slurs during a game. School police officers travelled with Connellsville Area High School athletic teams to away games at Penn Hills High...
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This Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, photo provided by the City of Waukegan, Ill., shows Nicole Garza, an animal control officer for Waukegan police, holding down a 4-foot alligator in a van outside city hall after animal control workers helped capture it from Lake Michigan. The alligator, whose mouth was taped shut, was spotted by a kayaker fishing for salmon off the Waukegan shore. It was taken to the Wildlife Discovery Center in nearby Lake Forest. Animal control officers have started an investigation to determine who dumped the alligator into the water. (David Motley/City of Waukegan via AP)
October 09, 2018 - 4:17 pm
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Authorities don't know who dumped a four-foot-long reptile into Lake Michigan, but they now know what kind it is. After initially believing the animal spotted Monday swimming near Waukegan, Illinois, by a startled kayaker was a caiman, officials now say it is actually an...
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FILE - In this July 13, 1996 file photo, Montserrat Caballe during a concert in Dresden, Germany. Spanish opera diva Montserrat Caballe, renowned for her bel canto technique and her interpretations of the roles of Rossini, Bellini and Donizetti, has died. She was 85. Hospital Sant Pau press officer Abraham del Moral confirmed her passing away early on Saturday Oct. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Rietschel, File)
October 06, 2018 - 8:02 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Montserrat Caballe, a Spanish opera singer renowned for her bel canto technique and her interpretations of the roles of Rossini, Bellini and Donizetti, has died. She was 85. Caballe died early Saturday at Hospital San Pau in Barcelona, hospital spokesman Abraham del Moral...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2005, file photo, Spanish soprano Montserrat Caballe reacts during the TV show "Bet it...?" in Dresden, eastern Germany. Caballe, a Spanish opera singer renowned for her bel canto technique and her interpretations of the roles of Rossini, Bellini and Donizetti, has died. She was 85. (Eckehard Schulz/Pool Photo via AP, File)
October 06, 2018 - 6:28 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the death of opera singer Montserrat Caballe (all times local): 12:25 p.m. The guitarist for rock group Queen has expressed his condolences for the death of Spanish opera singer Montserrat Caballe, saying she was an "inspiration" to group leader Freddie Mercury...
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Mark Flynn, Director General for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, left, and Assistant Attorney General for National Security John Demers, attend a news conference, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at the Justice Department in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
October 04, 2018 - 12:22 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on a new wave of global cyberattacks blamed on Russia (all times local): 5:15 p.m. The World Anti-Doping Agency has welcomed a U.S. indictment of Russians accused of hacking sports organizations and releasing athletes' medical records. WADA says the alleged hackers "sought...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 25, 2018 file photo, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich attends a news conference on environmental and economic impact of the WC2018 in Moscow, Russia. The World Chess Federation says it has elected a former Russian government official as its new president. FIDE says that Arkady Dvorkovich has been elected to the job at its General Assembly in Batumi, Georgia. He is an avid chess player himself and he has promised to “take FIDE up to the highest standards of professionalism, efficiency and transparency.” (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File)
October 03, 2018 - 12:58 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The World Chess Federation says it has elected a former Russian government official as its new president. FIDE said that Arkady Dvorkovich was elected to the job Wednesday at its general assembly in Georgia. The 46-year-old Dvorkovich served more than six years as Russia's deputy...
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FILE - In this April 16, 2018 file photo, Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Robert Woods talks with reporters after off-season training at the NFL football team's practice facility in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Los Angeles police have arrested four people they say targeted celebrity homes for burglary, including those of Woods, Rihanna, Christina Milian, and Dodgers star Yasiel Puig. At a news conference in Los Angeles Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, police displayed recovered items they believe were stolen, including expensive watches, handbags, jewelry and cellphones. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker, File)
October 02, 2018 - 10:44 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four people have been arrested in connection with a series of burglaries that targeted the homes of celebrities, including Rihanna, Christina Milian, Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig and Rams wide receiver Robert Woods, police said Tuesday. The suspects were believed to be part of...
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Demonstrators march through the Center City holding a banner with an image of Philadelphia Flyers’ new mascot Gritty before a speech by President Donald Trump at the National Electrical Contractors Convention, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in Philadelphia. Philadelphians are using the city’s latest sports mascot to protest a visit by Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
October 02, 2018 - 8:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphians used the city's latest sports mascot to protest a visit by President Donald Trump. About 100 protesters gathered Tuesday outside of the Philadelphia Convention Center where Trump addressed the National Electrical Contractors Convention. Several carried homemade...
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