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World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

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She raised seven sons and two daughters and reportedly had more than 160 descendants.
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Canada fails to advance to quarters at World Rugby Sevens Series in Japan

Canada fails to advance to quarters at World Rugby Sevens Series in Japan

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KITAKYUSHU, Japan - Kathy Baker scored a try in extra time as Ireland topped Canada in a consolation Challenge Trophy semifinal Sunday at the women's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.
Canada, which failed to advance to the Cup quarterfinals for the first time, will play Japan for 11th place later Sunday.
The Canadian team was dealt a blow Friday when captain Ghislaine Landry was ruled out because of an injury sustained at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia earlier this month.
Despite the setback, Canada opened pool action on Saturday with a 38-14 win over Fiji but rounded out...
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