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 2018-06-25 00:48 

China Post

Dietrich homers for 3rd game in row, Marlins top Rockies 8-5...

DENVER (AP) — Derek Dietrich homered for the third straight game and tied a career high with four hits, leading the Miami Marlins over the Colorado Rockies 8-5 on Sunday.Drew Rucinski got the win in relief of starter Caleb Smith, who exited in the s...

 2018-06-25 00:46 

China Post

Bubba Watson rallies to win in Connecticut _ again...

CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Bubba Watson overcame a six-stroke deficit to win his third Travelers Championship title, shooting a 7-under 63 on Sunday for a three-stroke victory at TPC River Highlands.Watson became the first three-time winner on the PGA T...

 2018-06-25 00:45 

China Post

Morales homers in 10th as Blue Jays top Angels 7-6...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Kendrys Morales connected for a pinch-hit homer in the 10th inning, sending the Toronto Blue Jays to a 7-6 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.Morales hit a two-out drive to right off Hansel Robles for his eighth hom...

 2018-06-25 00:42 

Yonhap News

Korean comedy-detective film retains top spot in second weekend...
 2018-06-25 00:39 

Yonhap News

(LEAD) Rangers' Choo Shin-soo reaches twice to extend on-base streak to 37...

Texas Rangers' South Korean outfielder Choo Shin-soo has extended his on-base streak to 37 games....

 2018-06-25 00:37 

Japan Times

Authorities probe fatal Minneapolis police shooting amid conflicting claims over whether black victim was armed...

Minnesota state authorities are investigating after Minneapolis police shot and killed a black man they say was firing a handgun as he walked outside.People gathered ......

 2018-06-25 00:36 

Yonhap News

BLACKPINK becomes first K-pop female act to hit U.K. Singles Chart with 'Ddu-Du Ddu-Du'...

K-pop girl group BLACKPINK has landed their latest song...

 2018-06-25 00:34 

Yonhap News

Samsung Electronics strengthens overseas online public relations...

South Korea's tech giant Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday that it has expanded its Newsroom website to include sections for Taiwan and three other countries in its latest move to boost public relations in overseas markets....

 2018-06-25 00:33 

Yonhap News

Blue Jays' Oh Seung-hwan works perfect inning in relief...

Toronto Blue Jays' South Korean reliever Oh Seung-hwan has added a perfect inning of work to his solid season....

 2018-06-25 00:26 

Japan Times

Fighting nears center of Yemen's main port of Hodeida as Houthi missiles are intercepted over Riyadh...

The Iran-aligned Houthi movement launched missiles on the Saudi capital Riyadh on Sunday, and reinforced Yemen's main port city of Hodeida as an Arab coalition ......

 2018-06-25 00:25 

Yonhap News

Seoul shares open lower on losses from tech, auto shares...

South Korean stocks got off to a weak start Monday as losses from tech and auto shares dragged down the index....

 2018-06-25 00:25 

Japan Times

U.S. restaurants host refugee chefs who serve up tastes of homelands they fled...

At San Francisco's Tawla restaurant, Muna Anaee powdered her hands with flour and gently broke off a piece of golden dough to prepare bread eaten ......

 2018-06-25 00:25 

Yonhap News

Minor opposition Bareunmirae Party to elect new floor leader...

The minor opposition Bareunmirae Party (BP) is set to elect a new floor leader Monday following its crushing defeat in the latest elections....

 2018-06-25 00:24 

Japan Times

Illegal immigration big business along Texas border for private prison operators, lawyers, bail bondsmen...

For volunteer activists working with immigrants, those who profit from the migrants' plight are "sick."But illegal migration is big business in the border state of ......

 2018-06-25 00:23 

Japan Times

Northern California wildfires destroy buildings, force thousands to evacuate...

Wind-driven wildfires destroyed buildings and threatened hundreds of others Sunday as they raced across dry brush in rural Northern California.The Pawnee Fire that broke out ......

 2018-06-25 00:23 

Yonhap News

Market analysts pick IT, semiconductors as most promising for 2H...

Stock market analysts named semiconductors and goods sought after by Chinese consumers as promising sectors for investment in the second half of the year in their predictions given to Yonhap on Monday....

 2018-06-25 00:21 

Japan Times

In next two weeks, U.S. and China expected to see who blinks first in economic game of chicken...

The U.S. and China's high-stakes game of economic "chicken" reaches a critical juncture in the next two weeks, as the world's largest trading partners approach ......

 2018-06-25 00:20 

Japan Times

Jews and Muslims team up on Berlin bike rides against hatred amid rising anti-Semitism...

Some 25 Jews and Muslims rode tandem bicycles through the German capital on Sunday in a protest over growing anti-Semitism and attacks on Muslims in ......

 2018-06-25 00:19 

Japan Times

Prince William on historic Mideast trip, praises U.K.-Jordan ties...

Prince William on Sunday praised "historic ties and friendship" between Britain and Jordan, as he kicked off a historic, politically delicate five-day tour of the ......

 2018-06-25 00:18 

Japan Times

France, Germany seek new EU migrant solutions as rescue ships are left adrift with hundreds aboard...

Germany and France pushed Sunday for new solutions to the migration crisis as bickering among European Union leaders left boats carrying hundreds of African migrants ......

 2018-06-25 00:15 

Japan Times

'Gunshots and horror': Two officers wounded in San Diego shootout at condo with history...

A man opened fire on police and firefighters at a San Diego condominium, wounding two officers and sending bullets into nearby units before he was ......

 2018-06-25 00:14 

Japan Times

Uber heads to court in appeal to keep London license after being deemed unfit to operate...

Uber goes to court on Monday to overturn a decision stripping it of its licence in London after being ruled unfit to run a taxi ......

 2018-06-25 00:14 

Japan Times

Trump's immigration push, like travel ban, a window into his competence and apparent slapdash approach...

Maybe it's not so easy after all. President Donald Trump's struggles to push immigration legislation through Congress and his about-face on breaking up immigrant families ......

 2018-06-25 00:13 

South China Morning Post

Watch: tidy performances as Japan and Senegal fans clean up at World Cup...

It was perhaps fitting that the World Cup match between Senegal and Japan whose fans have received international acclaim for their cleanliness in the stadium ended in a thrilling 2-2 draw on Sunday in Yekaterinburg.Both teams won their opening games of th...

 2018-06-25 00:06 

NHK

EU remains divided on immigration...

The European Union remained divided over immigration policy as the leaders of 16 member countries gathered in Brussels for an emergency meeting on Sunday....

 2018-06-25 00:03 

South China Morning Post

[ Hong Kong ]

Legal heavyweight Anthony Neoh urges Beijing not to step in over court challenges to Hong Kong's 'co-location' arrangement...

The new head of Hong Kong's independent police watchdog has warned that the country's top legislative body should not step in to counter legal challenges to a bill that will allow mainland Chinese laws to be enforced at the city's high-speed r...

 2018-06-25 00:01 

Yonhap News

KOSDAQ 831.48 UP 1.21 points (open)...
 2018-06-25 00:01 

Yonhap News

KOSPI 2,351.89 DN 5.33 points (open)...
 2018-06-25 00:01 

Yonhap News

Dollar opens at 1,112.5 won UP from 1,107.4 won...
 2018-06-25 00:00 

China Post

LEADING OFF: Jackson set to play for 13th team, Sanchez hurt...

A look at what's happening around baseball Monday:THIRTEEN AND COUNTINGEdwin Jackson is set to play for his 13th team in the majors, matching the most by any big leaguer. The injury-depleted Athletics are promoting him from Triple-A to start at Detroi...

 2018-06-24 23:47 

China Post

People angry over Sanders slam the wrong Red Hen...

SWEDESBORO, N.J. (AP) — People have been flooding a Red Hen restaurant with angry calls and negative reviews since White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was told to leave — but they've got the wrong Red Hen.Restaurant managing...

 2018-06-24 23:45 

China Post

Pence's 2-run double in 11th lifts Giants over Padres 3-2...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hunter Pence hit a two-run double down the first-base line with the bases loaded and one out in the 11th inning, sending the San Francisco Giants past the San Diego Padres 3-2 on Sunday.Brad Hand (1-4) got in trouble fast. He al...

 2018-06-24 23:32 

South China Morning Post

China and Trump's tariffs: stop, or I'll shoot myself too...

When last week US President Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on an additional US$200 billion of imports from China, on top of the US$50 billion already targeted, the Chinese government immediately promised to retaliate in full proportion. The troub...

 2018-06-24 23:30 

Yonhap News

Yonhap news advisory for Monday June 25...

The following stories are scheduled to be covered by Yonhap News Agency. Your queries are welcome. Yonhap's English-language news desk can be reached by telephone at 82-2-398-3451 (general) and 82-2-398-3460 (economics), and by email at jjhwang@yna.co...

 2018-06-24 23:27 

Yonhap News

Koreas to hold working-level talks on restoring military communication lines...

The two Koreas will hold working-level talks on fully restoring military communication lines Monday, as part of efforts to reduce tensions and build trust, officials here said....

 2018-06-24 23:21 

Yonhap News

Two S. Korean batters go hitless in minor league meeting...

Two South Korean batters have both gone hitless in their Triple-A meeting....

 2018-06-24 23:02 

China Post

Gressel ties it in Atlanta United's 1-1 draw with Timbers...

ATLANTA (AP) — Julian Gressel tied it in the 56th minute and Atlanta United held on for a 1-1 draw with the Portland Timbers on Sunday.A loose ball deflection off defender Larrys Mabiala bounced into Gressel's path and he pounced on it with a ri...

 2018-06-24 23:02 

South China Morning Post

[ Asia ]

Grab to include third-party providers in quest to build 'everyday app'...

Grab, the Singapore-based on-demand services company that bought out Uber's Southeast Asian business, is working toward opening its platform to third-party providers as part of its stated aim to build an "everyday app" for consumers.The compan...

 2018-06-24 23:01 

Yonhap News

Rangers' Choo Shin-soo reaches twice to extend on-base streak to 37...

Texas Rangers' South Korean outfielder Choo Shin-soo has extended his on-base streak to 37 games....

 2018-06-24 23:01 

China Post

Japanese teen Nasa Hataoka wins NW Arkansas Championship...

ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Japanese teenager Nasa Hataoka ran away with the NW Arkansas Championship on Sunday for her first PGA Tour titleThe 19-year-old Hataoka won by six strokes, closing with an 8-under 63 at Pinnacle Country Club for a tournament-reco...

 2018-06-24 23:00 

China Post

AP source: Capitals re-sign Carlson to M, 8-year deal...

A person with direct knowledge of the move says the Washington Capitals have re-signed John Carlson to a million, eight-year contract.The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Sunday because the deal hadn't been announced.Carl...

 2018-06-24 22:59 

Yonhap News

Risk-based capital falls for local insurance firms: data...

Capital adequacy of local insurance firms fell in the first quarter from the previous one as liabilities increased while assets fell, data showed Monday....

 2018-06-24 22:50 

The Mainichi

Haiku: June 25, 2018...
 2018-06-24 22:50 

The Mainichi

Athletics: Kanai breaks Japan 110-meter hurdles record at nationals...
 2018-06-24 22:50 

The Mainichi

Mikazuki set to win re-election in Shiga gubernatorial race 2018/6/25...
 2018-06-24 22:50 

The Mainichi

Stars flock to the Dior debut of Kim Jones at Paris menswear...
 2018-06-24 22:50 

The Mainichi

Soccer: Falcao scores, Colombia beats Poland 2-1 at World Cup...
 2018-06-24 22:49 

The Mainichi

Man stabbed to death in Fukuoka city...
 2018-06-24 22:49 

The Mainichi

Turkey: Erdogan claims victory in presidential election 2018/6/25...
 2018-06-24 22:48 

China Post

Pekerman dedicates Colombia's win to Carlos Sanchez...

KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Colombia coach Jose Pekerman dedicated his team's victory over Poland to Carlos Sanchez, who was the target of a death threat after receiving a red card in an earlier match at the World Cup.The suspended midfielder was sent ...

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