Elderly Japanese sitting in a room.

As Japan's Population Ages, Its Economy Can't Keep Up

As Japan's population gets older, there are fewer people to run things like farms and universities.

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Judge Orders Lochte And Feigen To Stay In Brazil After Alleged Robbery

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Another Headache For Olympic Organizers: Volunteers Are Quitting

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Russian Sprinter Loses Gold Medal For Doping — Eight Years Later

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Olympic Swimmer Talks About Her Period In Post-Race Interview

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15 Detainees Transferred From Guantanamo Bay To United Arab Emirates

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ISIS

How Many ISIS Fighters Are There? It's Hard To Tell

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Chinese Diver Proposes To Fellow Olympian At Medal Ceremony

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Businesses Around The World Are Still Profiting From Slave Labor

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A Video Released By Boko Haram Shows The Missing Chibok Schoolgirls

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Burqinis Are Banned On Public Beaches In Cannes, France

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