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Megan Rapinoe enjoys whirlwind, focuses on soccer pay fight

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In this Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, photo soccer star Megan Rapinoe poses for photos on the red carpet of the Women’s Sports Foundation’s 40th annual Salute to Women in Sports in New York. Rapinoe, who was honored at the gala, won Sportswoman of the Year in the team category. She led the U.S. women’s soccer Read More

S. Korean, Japanese PMs likely to meet next week amid strained ties

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South Korea’s PM Lee Nak-yon is expected to meet Japanese PM Shinzo Abe next Thursday in what would be the highest-level talks between the two countries since Tokyo imposed export curbs in a trade and diplomatic spat, Reuters cited Seoul officials as saying on Friday. Lee is scheduled to visit Tokyo for October 22-24 to Read More

Victor Davis Hanson: A frightening, Chinese-dominated future poses a grave danger to world

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A little over 40 years ago, Chinese Communist strongman and reformer Deng Xiaoping began 15 years of sweeping economic reforms. They were designed to end the disastrous, even murderous planned economy of Mao Zedong, who died in 1976. The results of Deng’s revolution astonished the world. In four decades, China went from a backward basket Read More

‘It was like war’: South Korea reveal ill-tempered World Cup qualifying clash with North Korea in Pyongyang

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A South Korea Football Association official said his country’s World Cup qualifier against neighbors North Korea this week was “like war” after the two sides battled out a goalless draw in Pyongyang. The two teams met in the North Korean capital in an empty stadium in a match that was not broadcast after the host Read More

South Korean soccer team tells of ‘rough’ match in Pyongyang

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In this photo provided by the Korea Football Association, South Korea’s Son Heung-min, left, fights for the ball against North Korea’s Han Kwang Song during their Asian zone Group H qualifying soccer match for the 2022 World Cup at Kim Il Sung Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019. (The Korea Football Association Read More

James Carafano: On Syria and grave matters we need a serious president to speak – not a showman to tweet

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Talk about déjà vu! President Trump’s response to Turkey’s incursion in Syria brings to mind his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki. On both occasions, his words wrought chaos and confusion. Then, as now, he would have done himself — and the nation — a favor if he had acted more deliberately Read More

Feds bust massive ‘dark web child porn marketplace,’ announce 337 arrests of suspected site users

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The South Korean operator of a child pornography website described as the”largest dark web child porn marketplace” has been indicted by a federal grand jury, the Department of Justice announced Wednesday. Jong Woo Son, 23, was charged with nine counts — including one count advertising child pornography, two counts distributing child pornography, and three counts of money Read More

South Korean court upholds 45-day ban on Asiana’s San Francisco flights

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SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s Supreme Court upheld on Thursday a government decision to suspend Asiana Airlines’ Incheon-San Francisco route for 45 days, adding to the debt-ridden carrier’s headaches as it battles rising competition and falling demand. FILE PHOTO: An Asiana Airlines Boeing 747-400 taxis at San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California, February 7, Read More

South Korean court upholds 45-day ban on Asiana’s San Francisco flights

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SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s Supreme Court upheld on Thursday a government decision to suspend Asiana Airlines’ Incheon-San Francisco route for 45 days, adding to the debt-ridden carrier’s headaches as it battles rising competition and falling demand. FILE PHOTO: An Asiana Airlines Boeing 747-400 taxis at San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California, February 7, Read More

Typhoon Hagibis sweeps away bags full of radioactive Fukushima waste as Japan’s authorities say nothing to worry about (VIDEOS)

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Tons of nuclear-contaminated debris were dumped into Japan’s Furumichi River when devastating Typhoon Hagibis washed away numerous bags of poorly-secured Fukushima waste – but the Environment Ministry won’t say how many. An unknown number of bags, each holding up to one ton of contaminated soil and vegetation from the Fukushima site, were swept away from Read More