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Hits and misses: Notable NKorean assassinations or attempts
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Hits and misses: Notable NKorean assassinations or attempts

Yahoo News SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The killing of the North Korean leader's outcast half brother adds to a long list of high-profile assassinations or attempts in which the country is suspected of

Dzeko does it all: Misses penalty, hits crossbar then scores
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Dzeko does it all: Misses penalty, hits crossbar then scores

Yahoo News ROME (AP) — Edin Dzeko finally found the target after missing a penalty and hitting the crossbar in Roma's 2-0 win at relegation-threatened Crotone in Serie A on Sunday.

Marseille misses chance to move up to 5th place in Ligue 1
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Marseille misses chance to move up to 5th place in Ligue 1

Yahoo News PARIS (AP) — Marseille paid the price for leaving key players on the bench as it lost away to struggling Metz 1-0 in the French league on Friday.

Bad weather blamed as Vietnam misses target for rice exports
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Bad weather blamed as Vietnam misses target for rice exports

The volume of shipments sank to the lowest level since 2008 while rivals became more competitive.

Pinterest misses, then lowers, goals for hiring women in engineering roles
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Pinterest misses, then lowers, goals for hiring women in engineering roles

Last year, Pinterest set a series of public goals for its diversity hiring. “We updated our women in engineering hiring rate goal to 25% for 2017. To be fair to Pinterest, it’s one of the better tech

Medtronic 2Q profit surges, revenue misses expectations
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Medtronic 2Q profit surges, revenue misses expectations

NEW YORK (AP) — Medtronic PLC's fiscal second-quarter profit more than doubled on higher sales of its heart and surgical devices. But revenue fell short of Wall Street expectations, helping to drag

Mikkelsen wins Rally Australia, misses championship runner-up
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Mikkelsen wins Rally Australia, misses championship runner-up

Coffs Harbour (Australia) (AFP) - Andreas Mikkelsen signed off Volkswagen's FIA World Rally Championship era with victory at Rally Australia Sunday, but failed to finish this season's championship as

Leicester misses chance to advance early in Champions League
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Leicester misses chance to advance early in Champions League

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Leicester missed its chance to secure an early place in the last 16 of the Champions League after being held to a 0-0 draw by FC Copenhagen on Wednesday.

Higuain scores, misses easy chance as Juve held 1-1 by Lyon
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Higuain scores, misses easy chance as Juve held 1-1 by Lyon

TURIN, Italy (AP) — Gonzalo Higuain showed his best and worst sides as Juventus was held to a 1-1 draw against Lyon on Wednesday, with the Italian hosts missing the chance to ensure qualification for

Ronaldo scores 3, misses penalty in Madrid win
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Ronaldo scores 3, misses penalty in Madrid win

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty kick but scored three times to restore his touch and ensure Real Madrid increased its lead of the Spanish league on Saturday.

Expedia misses 3Q profit forecasts, tops revenue views
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Expedia misses 3Q profit forecasts, tops revenue views

Expedia Inc. on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $279.3 million. The Bellevue, Washington-based company said it had net income of $1.81 per share. Earnings, adjusted for amortization

Expedia misses 3Q profit forecasts
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Expedia misses 3Q profit forecasts

The Bellevue, Washington-based company said it had net income of $1.81 per share. Earnings, adjusted for amortization costs and stock option expense, were $2.41 per share. The results did not meet

Redskins RB Matt Jones misses practice with knee injury
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Redskins RB Matt Jones misses practice with knee injury

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins running back Matt Jones was held out of practice Wednesday with a knee injury.

Injured Anderson misses start of England's tour of India
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Injured Anderson misses start of England's tour of India

LONDON (AP) — England's record test wicket-taker James Anderson will miss at least the start of the team's tour of India as the pace bowler continues his recovery from a shoulder injury.

Smith misses London parade for mosque visits
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Smith misses London parade for mosque visits

London (AFP) - Olympic gymnast Louis Smith missed a victory parade in London for Britain's Rio medallists in London's Trafalgar Square and a subsequent reception at Buckingham Palace to visit mosques

Icardi misses penalty as Inter loses 2-1 to Cagliari
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Icardi misses penalty as Inter loses 2-1 to Cagliari

MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan captain Mauro Icardi can do no right, it seems, and a missed penalty in a 2-1 defeat by Cagliari in Serie A on Sunday won't help at all.

Balotelli misses penalty but French leader Nice beats Lyon
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Balotelli misses penalty but French leader Nice beats Lyon

PARIS (AP) — Mario Balotelli missed a late penalty for French league leader Nice, shortly after appearing to aim a kiss at the Lyon bench in a dominant 2-0 win on Friday night.

Vietnam misses tourism opportunities of Asian Beach Games in Da Nang
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Vietnam misses tourism opportunities of Asian Beach Games in Da Nang

Vietnam has failed to capitalize on the potential to attract tourists to the country during the upcoming multi-national sports event scheduled to commence next week in the central city of Da Nang.

E5 biofuel misses Vietnamese gov't sales targets
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E5 biofuel misses Vietnamese gov't sales targets

VietNamNet Bridge – The popularity and consumption of E5 bio-fuel remained below the government's expectations due to inadequate support with regard to lowering its prices and ensuring supply.

Microsoft revenue, profit misses estimates
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Microsoft revenue, profit misses estimates

Microsoft Corp reported results that fell short of analysts' expectations

Google's parent Alphabet misses Wall Street view, hit by strong dollar
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Google's parent Alphabet misses Wall Street view, hit by strong dollar

Google's parent Alphabet Inc missed Wall Street targets for first-quarter profit and revenue on Thursday