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A Grudge Match in Japan: One Corner, Two 7-Elevens

HIGASHI-OSAKA, Japan - Across Japan, it can seem like there's a 7-Eleven on every corner.Now, on a single corner in a working class suburb of Osaka, there are two.The unusual pairing is the latest manifestation of a grudge game between one…

Matsuyama wins first men’s golf major for Japan

Hideki Matsuyama of Japan celebrates on the 18th green after winning the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 11, 2021 in Augusta, Georgia.Jared C. Tilton | Getty Images Sports | Getty ImagesHideki Matsuyama overcame a nervous…