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Weather Forecasting Services Market May Set New Growth Story

In 2022, the global weather forecasting services market recorded valuation of US$3.6 billion and is expected to achieve a significant growth CAGR of 12.6%, resulting in a valuation of US$ 10.37 billio...

As summer heat looms, Japan urged to curb impact, emissions

TOKYO (AP) — Temperatures are rising in Japan and summer is coming fast. Cherry blossoms are blooming sooner than ever before, chiffon-pink that’s traditionally heralded spring for the ...

Japan cleans up after Typhoon Nanmadol leaves 4 dead

Japanese authorities confirmed the deaths of two people on Tuesday, with two others said to have been found "without vital signs" after Typhoon Nanmadol battered Japan over the weekend. The...

Typhoon Nanmadol: Japan warns of unprecedented conditions

Southern Japan was bracing for "super typhoon" Nanmadol as strong winds and heavy rains battered the region on Sunday. Thousands of people were evacuated, and the Japan's Meteorological...

Ghiraldini back for Italy vs Scotland in Autumn Nations Cup

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Hooker Leonardo Ghiraldini could make his first appearance for Italy in more than 20 months. Ghiraldini has been named on the bench for Italy’s Autumn Nations ...

North Korea vows 'severe' punishments in wake of typhoon

The North Korean government has vowed to punish officials who failed to protect residents from Typhoon Maysak that wreaked havoc in parts of the country, according to Rodong Sinmun, a state-run newspa...

Japan: Fresh rainfall, mudslides warning in flood-hit Kyushu island

Scores of people remained stranded in southern Japan on Sunday after heavy rain the day before caused deep flooding and mudslides that left at least 34 people confirmed or presumed dead. Floodwaters ...

Six Nations: Capsules on all 6 teams

LONDON (AP) — ENGLAND COACH: Eddie Jones 2019 SIX NATIONS: 2nd BEST SIX NATIONS RESULT: Champion 2000, '01, '03, '11, '16, '17 ...

Some of 2019's most memorable games decided by blown calls

The New Orleans Saints looked around in disbelief, searching for a yellow flag that never came during the NFL playoffs. The Auburn Tigers were sure they'd get the ball after a Virgin...

Whan wants companies to ‘walk the talk’ in sponsorship

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Not even Commissioner Mike Whan is clear on the length of the contract extension the LPGA Tour gave him. That’s the least of his concerns. Whan says his contract ...

Scotland ‘regret’ misconduct before RWC match vs Japan

DUBLIN (AP) — The Scottish Rugby Union “has expressed its regret” to World Rugby for misconduct before its World Cup pool game against Japan last month. World Rugby’s brief statement...

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TOP STORIES: RGU--RWC-SCOTLAND SANCTIONS DUBLIN — The Scottish Rugby Union is found guilty of misconduct for inappropriate and ill-judged comments before its Rugby ...

Scotland sanctioned for ill comments at RWC before typhoon

DUBLIN (AP) — The Scottish Rugby Union has been found guilty of misconduct for inappropriate and ill-judged comments before its Rugby World Cup match with Japan and the arrival of Typhoon Hagibis. ...

Top quotes from the Rugby World Cup

TOKYO (AP) — The best quotes from the Rugby World Cup in Japan: "We'd consider Ireland a very welcoming country, but Japan takes that to a different level." Ireland...

Rugby World Cup's Asian legacy hinges on representation

Rugby fever may have swept Japan during the seven weeks it hosted the World Cup but if the success of the tournament is to have a lasting effect around Asia, the rest of the continent is going to need...