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Sobbing Japanese politician tenders resignation

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese politician who was seen sobbing over dubious spending in a video that went viral resigned Friday. Full Story
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'Brain Games' leads own genre at Nat Geo Channel

NEW YORK (AP) — Given that David Rees has written a book on how to sharpen a pencil, he seems the perfect choice to host a new National Geographic Channel series that elevates mundane activities into the subject of deep investigation. Full Story
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Alec Baldwin to star with Tom Cruise in next 'Mission Impossible'

“The White Queen” star Rebecca Ferguson also will play a villain in the next installment of the popular spy franchise.