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Nineteen killed, dozens wounded in Japan knife attack: media reports

SAGAMIHARA, Japan Nineteen people were killed and dozens were wounded after an attack by a knife-wielding man at a facility for the disabled in central Japan early on Tuesday, media reported, in Japan's worst mass killing in decades.

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Cooperation with Russia in Syria would not be based on trust -U.S. general

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Wildfire chases 20,000 people from homes near Los Angeles

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