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On this day in 2015: England Women reach World Cup semi-final for first time

England Women reached a World Cup semi-final for the first time on this day in 2015 after holding on to beat tournament hosts Canada 2-1 in Vancouver.Early first-half goals from Jodie Taylor and Lucy Bronze set the Lionesses up for a historic win, but they were forced to dig deep after Christine Sinclair pulled one back for Canada just before half-time.It was the first time a senior England side – men or women – had reached the World Cup’s last four since 1990.The Lionesses had won a World Cup knockout game for the first time by defeating Norway 2-1 in...
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Tokyo warned of power crunch as Japan endures heat wave

TOKYO — The Japanese government warned of possible power shortages Monday in the Tokyo region, asking people to conserve energy as the country endures an unusually intense heat wave. Weather officials have announced the earliest end to the annual summer rainy season since the Japan Meteorological Agency began keeping...
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