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Next stop Mars: 3 spacecraft arriving in quick succession

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — After hurtling hundreds of millions of miles through space since last summer, three robotic explorers are ready to hit the...

Opposition remains strong to Tokyo Games after Mori remarks

TOKYO — Public opposition remains strong in Japan to holding the postponed Tokyo Olympics following derogatory remarks about women made last week by the...

Lobster biz braces for Chinese New Year impacted by pandemic

PORTLAND, Maine — America's lobster exporters recovered from the Trump-era trade war with China to have a good 2020. But the industry is approaching...

World champs in women’s curling canceled for 2nd year in row

GENEVA — The world championship in women’s curling were canceled for the second straight year on Monday, disrupting qualification for the 2022 Beijing Olympics. ...

Hong Kong denies bail for opposition publisher Jimmy Lai

HONG KONG — A Hong Kong court on Tuesday denied bail for government critic and newspaper publisher Jimmy Lai who is facing charges under...

Nissan stays in red ink amid pandemic, Japan criminal trial

TOKYO — Japanese automaker Nissan reported Tuesday losses for the fiscal third quarter, as its sales were hit by the coronavirus pandemic and its...