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The Latest: Cheers for Jones, who is in Japan with England

Sep 22, 2019

England has opened its Rugby World Cup campaign against Tonga and coach Eddie Jones was given a huge cheer by the local Japanese fans when his name appeared on the big screen at the Sapporo Dome before kickoff

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Australia wing Hodge cited for dangerous tackle at RWC

Sep 22, 2019

Australia wing Reece Hodge has been cited for a dangerous tackle on Fiji flanker Peceli Yato in their Rugby World Cup game

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Argentina losing string hits 10 with defeat by France 23-21

Sep 21, 2019

Argentina losing string hits 10 with 23-21 defeat by France at Rugby World Cup

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France withstands ferocious comeback to beat Argentina 23-21

Sep 21, 2019

France withstood a ferocious second-half comeback from Argentina to win 23-21 in a tension-filled Rugby World Cup match on Saturday

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Indonesia's president delays vote on new criminal code

Sep 20, 2019

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has asked lawmakers to delay a vote on a proposed new criminal code because of public opposition

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Japan the center of attention in 1st Rugby World Cup in Asia

Sep 19, 2019

Japan at the center of attention in the first Rugby World Cup in Asia, a region in the midst of playing host to three straight Olympics and world championships of varying pedigrees.

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Hong Kong govt: Violence is harmful, won't solve divisions

Sep 16, 2019

Hong Kong's government reiterated violence isn't the solution after an unapproved march descended into chaos with police firing tear gas and water cannons after demonstrators lobbed Molotov cocktails, blocked traffic and set fires

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Gasol completes historic double, Spain wins World Cup

Sep 15, 2019

Perfect year: Gasol gets second title of 2019 as Spain wins the World Cup, beating Argentina 95-75 for gold

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Pope Francis to visit Thailand, Japan in November

Sep 13, 2019

Pope Francis will visit Thailand and Japan in November in a visit expected to highlight his call for complete nuclear disarmament and honor the small Catholic communities in each country

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As 1st Asian host, Japan aiming higher at Rugby World Cup

Sep 12, 2019

When Jamie Joseph took on the challenge of coaching Japan for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, the former All Blacks player knew there was much more at stake than results on the field

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