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 2021-08-02 03:31 

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Olympic volunteers strive to tell their earthquake stories...

RIFU, Japan (AP) — Atsushi Muramatsu's handmade flyers are the size of a business card, written in several languages. "Welcome to Miyagi Stadium," one reads. "The gymnasium next door was the larges......

 2021-08-02 03:12 

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Camacho-Quinn keeps Harrison, US out of win column at track...

TOKYO (AP) — Jasmine Camacho-Quinn of Puerto Rico powered ahead of American Keni Harrison in the women's 100-meter hurdles Monday, springing an upset and keeping the United States out of the win co......

 2021-08-02 02:58 

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Matthew Wade to captain Australia for 5 T20s in Bangladesh...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Wicketkeeper Matthew Wade will captain Australia for the five-match Twenty20 series against Bangladesh which begins Tuesday in Dhaka.Regular captain Aaron Finch left the......

 2021-08-02 02:57 

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NBA free agency set to open, with many eyes on Kyle Lowry...

Free agency doesn't start until 6 p.m. Eastern on Monday. The machinations toward getting ready, however, were in full steam on Sunday.And the Miami Heat were at the center of the activity.With Kyl......

 2021-08-02 02:56 

Reuters

Olympics-IOC says looking into gesture used by U.S. athlete Saunders on podium...

The International Olympic Committee is looking into the gesture used by U.S. athlete Raven Saunders on the podium after she raised her arms into an X above her head, in one of the most visible individual protests at the Games so far....

 2021-08-02 02:56 

Reuters

Olympics-Athletics-Puerto Rico's Camacho-Quinn wins gold in women's 100m hurdles...

Puerto Rico's Jasmine Camacho-Quinn won Olympic gold in the women's 100 metre hurdles on Monday at the Tokyo Games....

 2021-08-02 02:55 

Reuters

Olympics-Athletics-Greek Tentoglou wins men's long jump gold in Tokyo...
 2021-08-02 02:54 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Olympics-Athletics-Greek Tentoglou wins men's long jump gold in Tokyo...
 2021-08-02 02:49 

Reuters

China steel futures dive 6% on concerns of changes in steel output...

Chinese ferrous futures fell on Monday, with steel rebar and hot rolled coils both plunging some 6%, after Beijing updated its stance on carbon reduction work, raising worries of an adjustment in output cuts....

 2021-08-02 02:48 

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Ross, Klineman advance to face reigning beach queen Ludwig...

TOKYO (AP) — April Ross and Alix Klineman put away a Cuban team they had never played before.Next up for the Americans is one of the most familiar faces in all of beach volleyball: Four-time Olympi......

 2021-08-02 02:47 

Reuters

Willy Adames powers Brewers to series win vs. Braves...

Willy Adames belted a solo homer and four relievers produced scoreless efforts as the visiting Milwaukee Brewers recorded a 2-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday afternoon....

 2021-08-02 02:46 

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Japan shoots way into quarters with 102-83 rout of Nigeria...

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — Saki Hayashi scored 23 points and Japan shot its way into the quarterfinals with a 102-83 rout of Nigeria on Monday in the final pool play game for both teams.Yuki Miyazwa add......

 2021-08-02 02:46 

Reuters

Olympics-Athletics-Greek Tentoglou wins men's long jump gold at Tokyo Games...

Miltiadis Tentoglou of Greece won the men's long jump gold at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday....

 2021-08-02 02:46 

Reuters

Brian Goodwin homers in ninth to lift White Sox past Indians...

Brian Goodwin blasted a solo home run with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the host Chicago White Sox to a 2-1 victory against the Cleveland Indians on Sunday afternoon....

 2021-08-02 02:45 

Reuters

Twitter's Dorsey leads blockbuster $29 billion buyout of Australian BNPL giant Afterpay...

Square Inc, the payments firm of Twitter Inc co-founder Jack Dorsey, will purchase buy now, pay later (BNPL)pioneer Afterpay Ltd for $29 billion, creating a global transactions giant in the biggest buyout of an Australian firm....

 2021-08-02 02:45 

Reuters

Olympics - Organisers report 17 more Games-related COVID-19 cases...

Tokyo Olympics organisers reported on Monday 17 new Games-related COVID-19 cases including one athlete, bringing the total number since July 1 to 276....

 2021-08-02 02:44 

Reuters

Olympics-Sailing-Organisers hope for winds to pick up as sailing start delayed...

The start of Monday's Olympic sailing programme has been delayed as organisers wait for winds to pick up at the Enoshima Yachting Harbour....

 2021-08-02 02:44 

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Quotes: Square bags buy now, pay later firm Afterpay for $29 billion...
 2021-08-02 02:44 

Reuters

Olympics-Athletics-Hassan brilliantly recovers from fall to win 1,500m heat...

Dutchwoman Sifan Hassan's dream of an unprecedented treble looked under threat on Monday as she tumbled and fell in her 1,500 metres heat but she recovered brilliantly and pushed hard to win her race and advance to the semi-finals....

 2021-08-02 02:41 

Reuters

Asian factory activity hit by rising costs, Delta variant...
 2021-08-02 02:40 

Reuters

Olympics-Hockey-Argentina women reach semis for 1st time since 2012, sending Germany packing...

Argentina reached the semi-finals of the women's Olympic hockey tournament for the first time since 2012 on Monday thanks to a 3-0 win over Germany, the 2016 Olympic bronze medallists....

 2021-08-02 02:35 

Reuters

Olympics-Belarus athlete 'in the hands of authorities' - IOC...

A Belarusian athlete who refused to board a flight after she said she was taken to an Tokyo airport against her will was safe and in the hands of authorities, the International Olympic Committee said on Monday....

 2021-08-02 02:34 

Reuters

GLOBAL ECONOMY-Asian factory activity hit by rising costs, Delta variant...

Asia's factories hit a rough patch in July as rising input costs and a new wave of coronavirus infections overshadowed solid global demand, highlighting the fragile nature of the region's recovery....

 2021-08-02 02:30 

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QUOTES-Square bags buy now, pay later firm Afterpay for $29 bln...

Square Inc on Monday said it has agreed to purchase buy now, pay later (BNPL) pioneer Afterpay Ltd to create a global online payments giant, offering a 30% premium in a share-swap deal that is set to be Australia's biggest-ever buyout....

 2021-08-02 02:29 

Reuters

UPDATE 6-Twitter's Dorsey leads blockbuster $29 bln buyout of Australian BNPL giant Afterpay...

Square Inc, the payments firm of Twitter Inc co-founder Jack Dorsey, will purchase buy now, pay later (BNPL)pioneer Afterpay Ltd for $29 billion, creating a global transactions giant in the biggest buyout of an Australian firm....

 2021-08-02 02:27 

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Germany's confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 847 - RKI...

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 847 to 3,772,109, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Monday. The reported death toll rose by 1 to 91,660, the tally showed. (Reporting by Berlin New...

 2021-08-02 02:26 

Reuters

Olympics-Belarus athlete 'in the hands of authorities' - IOC...

A Belarusian athlete who refused to board a flight after she said she was taken to an Tokyo airport against her will was safe and in the hands of authorities, the International Olympic Committee said on Monday....

 2021-08-02 02:22 

AP

Viva Italia! Olympic golds follow soccer and song successes...

TOKYO (AP) — The first hints that this was Italy's year came when Italian band Maneskin won the popular Eurovision Song Contest in May.Then came the European Championship soccer title run in June a......

 2021-08-02 02:22 

Reuters

Olympics-Hockey-Argentina women reach semis for 1st time since 2012, sending Germany packing...

Argentina reached the semi-finals of the women's Olympic hockey tournament for the first time since 2012 on Monday thanks to a 3-0 win over Germany, the 2016 Olympic bronze medallists....

 2021-08-02 02:20 

Reuters

Dollar holds near one-month low as investors eye U.S. jobs, RBA...

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