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September 6, 2018 4:30 PM Fiji earthquake: Pacific islands ROCKED by HUGE 7.8 magnitude earthquake

A HUGE earthquake has struck off the coast of Fiji. The powerful 7.8 magnitude tremor hit 66 miles east of the Fijian capital of Suva at 4.39pm BST (3.49am Friday local time). The earthquake was initially registered as an 8.1 magnitude by USGS but was later downgraded to a 7.8. Fiji sits on the Pacific 'Ring of Fire', a 25,000 mile-long area in which 44

September 6, 2018 12:53 AM Japan hit by ANOTHER shattering earthquake

JAPAN has been rocked by a second earthquake, which hit the northern island of Hokkaido, just hours after it was struck by a devastating quake which triggered massive landslides and left one person dead. The fresh earthquake hit 29km east of Tomakomai, a coastal city on Hokkaido. According to US earthquake specialist Charles Richter this is likely to have caused 102

September 5, 2018 10:17 PM US Open 2018: Kei Nishikori beats Marin Cilic in five sets to reach semi-finals

Kei Nishikori overcame seventh seed Marin Cilic in a gruelling five-set match to reach the US Open semi-finals. Both players struggled in an error-strewn encounter with high temperatures in New York again a factor. Cilic made a dominant start to lead by a set and a break before his level dropped to allow Japan's Nishikori to take a 2-1 lead. Cilic recovered 43

September 5, 2018 9:24 AM Iran latest: US sanctions 'will CRIPPLE' Tehran and spark ‘CIVIL UNREST’

DONALD Trump’s new wave of sanctions to Iran will “cripple” the country’s economy, dealing a “major blow” to its growth and likely sparking major public discontent, according to a new analysis released by top economists. Oxford Economics warned the second wave of US sanctions attacking Iran’s main resources, its oil industry and crude exports, will badly 123

September 3, 2018 3:02 AM Japan to halt Iran oil imports under US pressure: reports

Japan to halt Iran oil imports under US pressure: reports Japan's major oil wholesalers are preparing to suspend crude oil imports from Iran in October, amid fears Washington will sanction countries importing Iranian crude, local media reported. US President Donald Trump in May pulled out of a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran and last month began reimposing 48

September 2, 2018 1:00 AM US Open 2018: Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber knocked out by Dominika Cibulkova

Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber was beaten 3-6 6-3 6-3 by Slovakian 29th seed Dominika Cibulkova in the third round of the US Open in New York. Kerber broke three times in the first set but Cibulkova repeated the feat in the second to take it to a decider. The German fourth seed was then broken again twice in the final set and misses out on a last- 37

August 28, 2018 4:02 PM Reddit users mock 'British' style pub in Tokyo

UK tourist is left baffled by a Tokyo pub boasting a 'traditional British menu' - including jacket potatoes with anchovy sauce and mysterious 'honey cheese snacks' A British tourist was left baffled after stumbling across a bizarre Tokyo restaurant claiming to serve a 'traditional' pub menu. Reddit user OhaPineapple snapped the 'Taste of Britain' offering 33

August 25, 2018 9:55 AM Bledisloe Cup: New Zealand beat Australia 40-12 to lift trophy for 16th consecutive year

New Zealand won the Bledisloe Cup for a 16th consecutive year with a 40-12 victory over Australia in Auckland. Beauden Barrett scored four tries and kicked five conversions, while Joe Moody and Liam Squire crossed for the dominant All Blacks at Eden Park. Will Genia and Reece Hodge scored tries for Australia, with Bernard Foley landing one conversion 38

August 17, 2018 6:20 PM Fox News FORCED to apologise after making MASSIVE mistake in Aretha Franklin tribute

A FOX NEWS Aretha Franklin tribute has sparked criticism after the television channel mistakingly used a photo of R&B singer Patti LaBelle. Fox News mistook singer Patti LaBelle for Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin in a tribute following Franklin’s death on Thursday. In a video package highlighting the star’s most memorable moments, there is a picture of Franklin 40

August 17, 2018 5:58 AM Fox News: Moment host forced to correct colleague on live TV after she makes SHOCK blunder

A FOX News presenter was forced to correct his colleague on live TV as she claimed America had defeated "communist Japan" during a patriotic speech about her "great country". Fox News host Ainsley Earhardt claimed the "great" USA has defeated "communist Japan" and "radical Islamists" as she commended American soldiers fighting for their country 45