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Nintendo Announces New Zelda, Mario Games Ahead of Next Switch: Nintendo Co. Ltd. announced several new games that will be released on the Switch later this year ...
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Nintendo Announces New Zelda, Mario Games Ahead of Next Switch
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Softbank plans to cancel out angry customer voices using AI: Real-time voice modification tech seeks to reduce stress in call center staff.
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Softbank plans to cancel out angry customer voices using AI
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Apple supplier: TDK announces breakthrough in solid-state batteries: A new generation of batteries from TDK is said to store 100 times as much energy as current ...
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Apple supplier: TDK announces breakthrough in solid-state batteries
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Shell to Buy Singaporean LNG Trader in Bet on Booming Demand: Shell Plc agreed to buy liquefied natural gas trader Pavilion Energy Pte, the latest bet by the oil ...
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Shell to Buy Singaporean LNG Trader in Bet on Booming Demand
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Sorry, Supra Haters: Toyota Will Keep Teaming Up to Make Sports Cars: Despite the rumored death of the GR Supra, Toyota says joining forces with rivals is the ...
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Sorry, Supra Haters: Toyota Will Keep Teaming Up to Make Sports Cars
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Hall of Famer Willie Mays dies: Say Hey Kid, considered one of greatest MLB players in history, was 93
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Quick Glance: Willie Mays - 'Say Hey Kid' Passes Away at 93
  • The legendary baseball player Willie Mays, also known as the 'Say Hey Kid', has passed away at the age of 93. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest all-around baseball players of all time.

  • His impressive Hall of Fame career spanned over two decades, from the 1950s to the 1970s. Mays spent most of those years with the Giants - first in New York and then in San Francisco. With 24 All-Star team selections and winning the National League Most Valuable Player Awards in 1954 and 1965, his achievements were highly valued.

  • Fans are already reminiscing about the unmatched skills and infectious joy the player nicknamed 'The Say Hey Kid' brought to ballparks across the country.

  • Willie Mays played baseball for 22 seasons and was among the best of his time. He placed great importance on his longevity and durability, proudly maintaining a 32-inch waist when entering and leaving the league. Today, baseball fans are honoring '24' - Willie Mays' jersey number and not just 24 - the great 24.
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Tesla has the most American-made car, according to Cars.com: American legacy automakers Ford and General Motors fell behind in the American-Made Index
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Tesla has the most American-made car, according to Cars.com
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Miles Teller to star in 'An Officer and a Gentleman' modern update: Miles Teller will star in a remake of "An Officer and a Gentleman."
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Miles Teller to star in 'An Officer and a Gentleman' modern update
Quick Glance: Miles Teller to Lead Cast in An Officer and a Gentleman Remake
  • Miles Teller will take on the lead role in a contemporary update of An Officer and a Gentleman.

  • The screenplay for the Paramount production will be penned by Dana Fox.

  • Directed by Taylor Hackford, the same director of the original film.

  • Teller has prior experience in military roles and is involved in several film projects.
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Russell Crowe calls out Dakota Johnson for ripping Marvel flop 'Madame Web': 'You’re here for the wrong reasons'
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Quick Glance: Russell Crowe warns actors against high expectations in superhero movies
  • Russell Crowe discusses critically about comic book movies and cautions actors against having high expectations.

  • He emphasizes that superhero blockbusters are part of a large system, and actors should adjust their expectations for such projects.

  • Crowe explains the challenges of working with visual effects and praises the creativity of visionary directors.

  • The actor also talks about his upcoming projects and his band Indoor Garden Party tour.
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At Toyota shareholder meeting, all eyes on level of support for chairman: Toyota Motor Chairman Akio Toyoda may be in no danger of not being re-elected at the ...
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At Toyota shareholder meeting, all eyes on level of support for chairman
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Akita Prefecture Holds Self-Promotional Festival, Boasts Food and Performances; Akita University, NTT East Showcases AI Guide
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Akita Prefecture Holds Self-Promotional Festival, Boasts Food and ...
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Hitachi Is Said to Plan Selling its Stake in Johnson Aircon JV: Hitachi Ltd. is planning to sell its 40% stake in an air-conditioning joint venture with Johnson ...
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Hitachi Is Said to Plan Selling its Stake in Johnson Aircon JV
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Akio Toyoda: Toyota Chairman wins shareholders' approval to stay in leadership: Toyota shareholders have voted in support of all of the company's proposals at ...
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Akio Toyoda: Toyota Chairman wins shareholders' approval to stay in ...
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Tokaido Shinkansen Services Delayed After Suspension Due to Heavy Rain; Other Train Services Near Tokyo to be Suspended
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Tokaido Shinkansen Services Delayed After Suspension Due to Heavy Rain; ...
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Paramount General Counsel Is Leaving the Company: Paramount Global General Counsel Christa D’Alimonte is leaving after nearly 12 years with the company ...
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Paramount General Counsel Is Leaving the Company
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Japan cheap even at high 130 yen range to dollar: Takashimaya CEO : TOKYO -- Japan's department store sector is soaring on strong demand from wealthy ...
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Japan cheap even at high 130 yen range to dollar: Takashimaya CEO
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Kirin to buy Fancl for ¥220 billion in shift away from beer: The move comes as Japan’s alcohol companies try to rely less on their original products for revenue.
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Kirin to buy Fancl for ¥220 billion in shift away from beer
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HondaJet launches service to fly tourists to regional Japan: TOKYO -- Honda Motor is kicking off a transportation service using its HondaJet business ...
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HondaJet launches service to fly tourists to regional Japan
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Uncharted 2 Movie Officially in Development at Sony - IGN: Sony has confirmed Uncharted 2 is officially in development, though details about the movie sequel are ...
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Japanese stocks fall over 2% on global political uncertainties: TOKYO -- Japan's benchmark Nikkei Stock Average dropped more than 2% Monday against the ...
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Japanese stocks fall over 2% on global political uncertainties
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Charlie Dimmock given cheeky nickname by co-stars over underwear habits: Gardening expert Charlie Dimmock became something of a sex symbol and earned herself a ...
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Charlie Dimmock given cheeky nickname by co-stars over underwear habits
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Much of the JR Tokai Shinkansen line has earthen embankments along the tracks. This can cause delays during heavy rains. The operator plans ways to improve ... Show more

JR Tokai Preparing Shinkansen Service for Heavy Rains; Utilizing New System for Announcements - The Japan News
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Seven years after its reveal announcement, Nintendo finally unveiled the first look at Samus' return to first-person gameplay for Metroid Prime 4 Beyond ... Show more
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Ricoh Imaging Co. will release the Pentax 17, its first film camera in 21 years, in Japan on July 12, the company announced Tuesday. Ricoh Imaging to Release Pentax 17, Half-Frame Film Camera, in July - The Japan News
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Nvidia rally overnight lifts chip-related stocks in Asia on AI optimism : Asia tech stocks in Japan, South Korea and Taiwan climbed on the back of Nvidia ...
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Nvidia rally overnight lifts chip-related stocks in Asia on AI optimism
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Metroid Prime 4: Beyond Gameplay Finally Revealed - IGN: Over seven years after it was initially announced, Metroid Prime 4 has once again resurfaced at a ...
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Metroid Prime 4: Beyond Gameplay Finally Revealed - IGN
Quick Glance: New Games and Announcements at Nintendo Direct
  • Popular Nintendo franchises like Paper Mario, The Legend of Zelda, and Metroid Prime were showcased at the recent Nintendo Direct presentation to set the stage for the upcoming Switch 2.

  • Metroid Prime 4: Beyond was unveiled after a long wait and is expected to launch in 2025. The game features the heroine Samus in action-packed battles and utilizing her characteristic Morph-Ball ability.

  • Another highlight was the announcement of The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom, an upcoming 2D game where players take on the role of Princess Zelda. The game's cute toy-art style is reminiscent of past Zelda titles.

  • In addition to the big games, there were also smaller announcements, including HD-2D remakes of the first three Dragon Quest games, an HD port of Donkey Kong Country Returns, and the extensive mini-game collection Super Mario Party Jamboree set to release in October.
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Two merging quasars discovered in the young universe: The Gemini and Subaru large telescopes have succeeded in discovering two merging quasars in the young ...
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Two merging quasars discovered in the young universe
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HSBC Hires MUFG Unit to Sell First Samurai Bond in 5 Years: Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corp. has hired Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co ...
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HSBC Hires MUFG Unit to Sell First Samurai Bond in 5 Years
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Post Office campaigner Alan Bates given knighthood - but insists there's still 'work to do'
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Quick Glance: Alan Bates Knighted for Post Office Campaign
  • Alan Bates, the campaigner who highlighted the Post Office scandal, will be knighted after being recognized in the King's Birthday Honors list.

  • Mr. Bates rejected the offer of an OBE last year because former Post Office boss Paula Vennells had been given a CBE in 2019.

  • He emphasized that there is still 'work to do' as many victims have not received full and fair financial redress.

  • He encouraged other wronged former sub-postmasters to 'stand firm' and not 'sell yourself short,' vowing they will 'go back to the courts' to fight for compensation if needed this autumn.
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Nintendo rises 5% in two days on film sequel, new Mario and Zelda games: TOKYO -- Japanese gaming titan Nintendo's stock was up nearly 5% across two trading ...
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Nintendo rises 5% in two days on film sequel, new Mario and Zelda games
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After 2022's Uncharted movie grossed over $400 million at the global box office, Sony Pictures has confirmed that a sequel is in development.
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Look: Dubai Police unveils the 'beast', Tesla Cybertruck joins supercar fleet - News | Khaleej Times
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Quick Glance: Dubai Police introduces Tesla Cybertruck in luxury fleet
  • Dubai has taken a significant step towards futuristic law enforcement technology by incorporating the Tesla Cybertruck into its luxury patrol fleet.

  • Presented with a unique design made from ultra-hard 30X cold-rolled stainless steel, the Cybertruck features Tesla Armour Glass for high durability and impact resistance.

  • The Tesla Cybertruck is available in three versions offering different ranges and performance capabilities, from a Single Motor RWD to the Tri Motor AWD capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 miles per hour in under 2.9 seconds.

  • Features of the Cybertruck include a spacious interior for up to six adults, a 17-inch touchscreen display, Tesla Autopilot as a standard feature, and a large storage space with a built-in power inverter for electricity.
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"The thing about Deadpool is I think he makes everything more interesting because of his audacity. But, boy, I’d sure love to see Deadpool and Spidey ... Show more
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Japan's Mitsubishi Electric set to sell trucking arm to peer Seino: TOKYO -- Japanese shipping company Seino Holdings has decided to buy a 70% stake in ...
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Japan's Mitsubishi Electric set to sell trucking arm to peer Seino
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The best PS5 games for 2024 | Digital Trends: The PlayStation 5 brings big exclusives and third-party games alike. Here are the best PlayStation 5 games to check ...
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The best PS5 games for 2024 | Digital Trends
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To Mars in just 40 days: Japanese company plans space elevator by 2050: For over ten years, a Japanese company has been working on a lift that can transport ...
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To Mars in just 40 days: Japanese company plans space elevator by 2050
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WATCH | Ignition TV Buyer's Guide: Join the Buyer's Guide team as they pick a suitable vehicle for a viewer with a baby on the way ...
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WATCH | Ignition TV Buyer's Guide
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Super Mario Party Jamboree Revealed - Nintendo Direct 2024 - IGN: Super Mario Party Jamboree looks to be the biggest Mario Party yet, coming to Switch in October ...
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Super Mario Party Jamboree Revealed - Nintendo Direct 2024 - IGN
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Will Smith Sets Next Movie: Sci-Fi Thriller 'Resistor' From Sony: Will Smith is teaming up again with Sony Pictures for a sci-fi thriller titled 'Resistor ...
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Will Smith Sets Next Movie: Sci-Fi Thriller 'Resistor' From Sony
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Japan's Marubeni steps up bets on Southeast Asian consumer business: TOKYO -- Japanese trading house Marubeni is investing more in Southeast Asian consumer ...
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Japan's Marubeni steps up bets on Southeast Asian consumer business
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Happy Father's Day from these NICU babies, born at TriStar Centennial Children's Hospital just in time to celebrate dad!
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Deadpool & Wolverine director Shawn Levy would "love to make" a movie featuring Ryan Reynolds' Merc with a Mouth and Tom Holland's Spider-Man.
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'The Boys' Has Officially Become the Thing It's Been Parodying: With multiple franchise spin-offs and storylines running thin, Prime Video’s The ...
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'The Boys' Has Officially Become the Thing It's Been ...
Quick Glance: The Boys Season 4 Rotten Tomatoes Audience Score Hits Unwanted Record
  • The fourth season of The Boys receives an audience score of 52% on Rotten Tomatoes, sparking concerns about the show's direction.

  • Despite achieving critical acclaim, The Boys' audience ratings have been on a downward trend, with season 4 facing criticism for its perceived political agenda.

  • Critics point out that the show has shifted from its original nuanced and witty style to convey a more exaggerated message.

  • Reflecting on past seasons of The Boys, the series has consistently performed well on Rotten Tomatoes. Season 4 continues this trend critically, earning a 95% rating on the ‘Tomatometer,’ with critics concluding that the show stands in the political arena with a bloodied smile, offering a bleak reflection of modern society.
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Japan’s Nikkei Ends Firmer as Investors Buy Shares after Sharp Drop (Update 1)
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Japan’s Nikkei Ends Firmer as Investors Buy Shares after Sharp Drop ...
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Konami Hopes Metal Gear Solid Delta Could Bring The Series Back, New Ad Suggests: The remake’s producer teases the future of Metal Gear in new marketing video
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Konami Hopes Metal Gear Solid Delta Could Bring The Series Back ...
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Elden Ring Raised Masochists, and They’re Back for More: Influencers who have guided players through an unforgiving world are powering anticipation for the video ...
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Elden Ring Raised Masochists, and They’re Back for More
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Mitsui to acquire more than 20% stake in India steel recycler MTC: TOKYO -- Japanese trading house Mitsui & Co. is set to begin recycling steel for use in ...
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Mitsui to acquire more than 20% stake in India steel recycler MTC
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The Slap aside, Will Smith proved this month that he’s still a bankable, global movie star with the return of “Bad Boys: Ride or Die ... Show more

Will Smith Teams with Sony on 'Resistor' After 'Bad Boys 4' Success
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A Quiet Place: The Road Ahead is coming to PS5 in 2024 🔇 Silently check out the first look at gameplay: A Quiet Place: The Road Ahead - Reveal Trailer | PS5 Games - YouTube
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On June 18 at 7am PT, Nintendo will hold its next digital showcase, with updates on games headed to Switch in the latter half of this year ... Show more
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Japan’s gamified environment apps target a greener mindset: Government funding has helped drive a boom in environmental and social app development.
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Japan’s gamified environment apps target a greener mindset
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‘Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree’ Is an Excellent, Uneven Expansion to the Decade’s Biggest RPG
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‘Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree’ Is an Excellent, Uneven Expansion to ...
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It's a Great Day To Be an 'Uncharted' Fan: The Uncharted franchise just got a major update from Sony. Here's what we know about the sequel to ...
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It's a Great Day To Be an 'Uncharted' Fan
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Honda agrees two-year MotoGP contract renewal with Joan Mir: Pending official announcement, Honda has reached an agreement to keep Joan Mir in its factory team ...
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Honda agrees two-year MotoGP contract renewal with Joan Mir
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Toyota Chairman Akio Toyoda reelected despite calls for accountability: TOKYO -- Toyota Motor's shareholders reelected all 10 board members ...
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Toyota Chairman Akio Toyoda reelected despite calls for accountability
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Honda and Mitsubishi Corp. to reuse EV batteries in electric grid: TOKYO -- Honda Motor and Mitsubishi Corp. will establish a new company in July that will give ...
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Honda and Mitsubishi Corp. to reuse EV batteries in electric grid