Japan Fast Facts | CNN

CNN — Here’s a look at Japan, a country of islands located off the east coast of mainland Asia. (from the CIA World Fact Book)Place: 377,915 sq km Population: 124,214,766 (2022 est.) Median age: 48.6 years (2020 est.) Capital: Tokyo Ethnic groups: Japanese 97.9%, Chinese 0.6%, Korean 0.4%, other 1.1% Religion: Shintoism 70.5%, Buddhism 67.2%, …

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Rugby Championship: New Zealand dismiss Australia to stay in title contention | Rugby Union News

New Zealand outscored Australia by five tries to two in a comprehensive victory at Eden Park; the All Blacks are now in pole position to claim the Rugby Championship title; The Springboks will need to get a bonus point and beat Argentina by at least 39 points to win it themselves Last Updated: 24/09/22 10:28am …

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BINUH ‘not here forever’ it says as Haiti looks for a path to elections

CNN — Mass protests. Deadly explosion of gang warfare. An overburdened judiciary and a barren legislative branch where some representatives remain in the vacant seats of former colleagues. For many years, these were the conditions of life in Haiti. And for a long time, the missing point in this dark picture was the elections – …

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It’s almost over! The High Desert Museum explores imagined utopias

“Imagine a World” artwork by Frank Buffalo Hyde Imagined utopias, both past and future, are the focus of the High Desert Museum’s “Imagine a World” exhibition, which runs through September 25. Visitors are inspired to think about their vision of a idyllic society while exploring past intentional communities from Arizona’s Biosphere 2 to Oregon’s Rajneeshpuram. …

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Uganda: One-year-old dies as 11 more suspected Ebola cases are identified

CNN — Uganda’s Ministry of Health reported another 11 suspected Ebola cases identified in the country’s Mubende district on Tuesday. Of these, the ministry recorded one possible Ebola-related death, a one-year-old, it said in a statement released Tuesday evening. Samples for the one-year-old and the 10 suspected cases undergoing isolation are being tested at the …

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Dick Vitale – I’m back and excited to watch the six teams that missed the Big Dance last season

I recently received some good news: My throat has healed. I’m looking forward to calling games this season, and I can’t wait for the season to start. I decided to look at my super six teams that didn’t dance last season. I feel like their fans have more reason to be enthusiastic. I believe these …

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Hurricane Fiona has reached Category 4 as it moves north, leaving disaster-stricken areas on the slow road to recovery

Water is the main concern for residents like Carlos Vega, whose town of Cayey in the mountains of east-central Puerto Rico is facing not only utility outages but also partially collapsed roads — a side effect of major flooding. and more than 2 feet of rain that some parts of Puerto Rico were hit with. …

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