Canon is King of DSLR and Mirrorless Sales in Japan for 2018

Canon reigns supreme in both DSLR and mirrorless camera sales in Japan for 2018. And the results are somewhat staggering to behold. Image via Avinash Singh from In DSLRs, Canon enjoys a 57.4% market share in Japan according to PetaPixel. The King is then followed by Nikon and Ricoh which hold 39.3% and 3.1% of the DSLR market. For those of us that are not mathematically inclined, this means that a little more than every 2 out of 4 DSLR cameras sold in Japan come from Canon. As Peta...
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21 dead, 71 burned in fire at illegal tap on Mexico pipeline

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A huge fire exploded at a pipeline leaking fuel in central Mexico on Friday, killing at least 21 people and badly burning 71 others as locals were collecting the spilling gasoline in buckets and garbage cans, officials said.
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National Women's March is moving the cause of women forward — don't let critics derail it

Successful social movements are always the target of deceitful campaigns and attempts to undermine them. The Women's March is no different.            [Author: Opinion contributor]
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The Latest: Democrats offer more money for border security

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the partial government shutdown (all times local):
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MLK Showcases: Where to watch high-school basketball Monday

The ShoWare Center in Kent has a full day of basketball action.
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4 convicted of entering refuge in quest to aid migrants

PHOENIX (AP) — A federal judge has found four women guilty of entering a national wildlife refuge without a permit as they sought to place food and water in the Arizona desert for migrants. U.S. Magistrate Judge Bernardo Velasco’s ruling Friday marked the first conviction against humanitarian aid volunteers in a decade. The four found […]
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Slocum nets 24 points, No. 10 Beavers beat Arizona 86-64

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Destiny Slocum had four 3-pointers and finished with 24 points as No. 10 Oregon State defeated Arizona 86-64 on Friday night. Mikayla Pivec added 14 points and 10 rebounds, and Taya Corosdale tied a career-high with 14 points and added nine rebounds for the Beavers (15-2, 5-0 Pac-12), who won their […]
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Rooney on Pogba's struggles under Mourinho: He needs freedom to create - let him make mistakes!

Wayne Rooney believes Paul Pogba needs to be left to play his own game in order to get the best out of him, something he suggests did not happen under Jose Mourinho. Pogba and Mourinho clashed at times this season, with the France international told he'll never captain the club again one stage, while there was also a heated debate on the training pitch after a Carabao Cup loss to Derby. In the final few games under Mourinho, Pogba was left out of the starting XI for Premier League matches, ...
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Kessel scores in overtime, Penguins beat Coyotes 3-2

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Phil Kessel scored on a power play at 4:09 of overtime, Matt Murray stopped 30 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Arizona Coyotes 3-2 on Friday night. Outscored 10-4 in consecutive losses, Pittsburgh fell behind on Clayton Keller’s first-period goal following a flurry of penalties. The Penguins rallied in the […]
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UN experts: Fuel from Iran is financing Yemen rebels’ war

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. experts say fuel is being shipped illegally from Iran to Houthi Shiite rebels in Yemen to finance their war against the government, and both sides are violating international law with their military campaigns and arbitrary detention of rivals. In a report to the Security Council seen by AP on Friday, […]
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Pacific Rim trade bloc meets in Tokyo, prepping for growth

TOKYO (AP) — Trade ministers of a Pacific Rim trade bloc are meeting in Tokyo, gearing up to roll out and expand the market-opening initiative. The Pacific Rim free trade agreement, rejected by President Donald Trump after he took office in 2017, took effect at the end of last year after Australia became the sixth […]
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Ionescu scores 31, No. 5 Ducks top No. 19 Sun Devils 77-71

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought off a late 3-point barrage and outlasted No. 19 Arizona State 77-71 on Friday night. Maite Cazorla added 16 points and Ruthy Hebard had 14 for the Ducks (16-1, 5-0 Pac-12), who won their ninth game in a row. Oregon made […]
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Isaiah Thomas could make Denver Nuggets debut in February

Isaiah Thomas could make Denver Nuggets debut in February originally appeared on Since his heartbreaking trade from the Boston Celtics to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the blockbuster Kyrie Irving deal two summers ago, Isaiah Thomas has struggled to stay on the court. After a hip injury in Game 2 of the 2017 Eastern Conference Finals cut short his playoff run that captivated Celtics fans, Thomas appeared in just 32 games last season between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angele...
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Aiia Maasarwe: 20-year old Melbourne man charged over Bundoora killing

The Greensborough man has been charged with one count of murder and will appear at the Melbourne magistrates’ courtThe Victorian police have charged a 20-year-old man with the murder of Palestinian student Aiia Maasarwe.Maasarwe, a 21-year-old an Israeli national from the predominantly Arab city of Baqa al-Gharbiyye had been in Melbourne for six months, and was attacked just after midnight on Tuesday, Victorian police believe. Continue reading...
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Government to fund 2,900 school exchanges for poorer pupils

Schools will be able to apply for grants to take poorer pupils on overseas exchanges.
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Mueller’s Office Disputes BuzzFeed’s Bombshell Report on Trump

WASHINGTON — Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s spokesman issued a rare statement disputing BuzzFeed’s report that President Donald Trump directed his then-attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about negotiations to build a Trump Tower in Moscow. “BuzzFeed’s description of specific statements to the Special Counsel’s Office, and characterization of documents and testimony obtained by this […]
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Mexico explosion: at least 20 killed after burst pipeline ignites

Television footage showed the pipeline gushing fuel earlier in the day and people queuing with containersAt least 20 people have been killed and 71 injured in central Mexico when a pipeline ruptured by suspected fuel thieves exploded as people were trying to fill up containers, the government of Hidalgo state said.Mexican television footage showed flames leaping into the night sky on Friday in the municipality of Tlahuelilpan to the north of Mexico City as people shouted and cried for help. Cont...
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DeMarcus Cousins announces return with thunderous dunk, plus some 3-pointers, in Warriors debut

Welp, DeMarcus Cousins is back and the Golden State Warriors have reached their final form. For the first time since 1976, five reigning All-Stars took the floor wearing the same uniform on Friday, a sight the NBA has awaited — and feared — since it was reported that Cousins would spend this season in Golden State trying to re-establish his value after an Achilles tear and create one of the most star-studded lineups in NBA history in the process. Cousins predictably didn't see major minutes...
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Mueller team disputes Buzzfeed story on Cohen

A statement put out by a spokesperson for the special counsel's office referred to the report as 'not accurate'; reaction and analysis from the 'Fox News @ Night' power panel.
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Ionescu, No. 5 Oregon women hold off No. 19 Arizona State

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought off a late 3-point barrage and outlasted No. 19 Arizona State 77-71 on Friday night. Maite Cazorla added 16 points and Ruthy Hebard had 14 for the Ducks (16-1, 5-0 Pac-12), who won their ninth game in a row. Oregon made […]
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At least 20 people killed, dozens injured in gasoline pipeline explosion in Mexico

At least 20 people were killed in central Mexico after a ruptured gasoline pipeline blew up Friday evening, the governor of the state of Hidalgo said.
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Jazz dominate Cavaliers in 115-99 victory

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 24 points, Rudy Gobert had 19 points and 15 rebounds and the Utah Jazz cruised to a 115-99 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. Royce O’Neale added 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Derrick Favors had 12 points and 10 rebounds in Utah’s sixth straight […]
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Popovich ties Riley for road wins; Spurs beat Wolves 116-113

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 25 points, Rudy Gay added 22 and the San Antonio Spurs held on to give coach Gregg Popovich another milestone victory in a 116-113 win against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. The win was the 520th on the road in Popovich’s career, tying him with Pat Riley for […]
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Jury convicts ex-Utah State football player of rape charges

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A jury has found a former Utah State University football player guilty of sexually assaulting six women while he was in college. The jury on Friday convicted 25-year-old Torrey Green of five counts of rape, one charge of object rape, a count of forcible sexual abuse and one charge of […]
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Tatar scores twice as Canadiens continue tear

Montreal now has four consecutive wins after shutting down the Blue Jackets in Columbus on Friday night.
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Huff, Moore lead Utah over Colorado 78-59

Megan Huff scored 17 points, Kiana Moore added 15 and Utah beat Colorado 78-59            [Author: AP]
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No. 5 Oregon outlasts No. 19 Arizona State 77-71

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought off a late 3-point barrage and outlasted No. 19 Arizona State 77-71 on Friday night. Maite Cazorla added 16 points and Ruthy Hebard had 14 for the Ducks (16-1, 5-0 Pac-12), who won their ninth game in a row. Oregon made […]
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4 Americans killed in Syria had skills needed for highly-sensitive intelligence gathering, officials say

The four Americans killed in a suicide blast Wednesday in northern Syria possessed unique expertise for conducting highly classified intelligence-gathering missions in combat zones, according to several defense officials who have spoken to CNN.
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Osaka overcomes frustrations, reaches Aussie Open 4th round

US Open champion Naomi Osaka rallied after being a set and a break down to advance to the fourth round of the Australian Open with a 5-7, 6-4, 6-1 win over Hsieh Su-wei            [Author: AP]
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Blast at leaking Mexico pipeline kills 21 and injures dozens

Dozens of people were scrambling to steal some of the leaking oil when they were engulfed in flames.
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