Daily Archive: Saturday, July 22, 2017

Asian Shares Mostly Lower On Concerns Over US Politics

Most Asian stocks fell on Friday after the European Central Bank dropped no hints at tapering in September and media reports suggested that U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller is expanding the Russia probe to include President Donald Trump’s business dealings. The euro held near two-year highs against the dollar after ECB President Mario Draghi said

Japan’s first Mongolian sumo stable master gains acceptance

(ROUGH CUT – NO REPORTER NARRATION) The sound of bodies slapping against each other rocks the stifling sumo “stable” in the central Japanese city of Nagoya, as 11 huge wrestlers wearing loincloths take turns throwing each other out of a ring of sand. The training takes places under the watchful eyes of Kyokutenho Masaru, better