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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump participate with Japanese Emperor Naruhito and Japanese Empress Masako during an Imperial Palace welcome ceremony at the Imperial Palace, Monday, May 27, 2019, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 28, 2019 - 1:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four days of fun and flattery in Tokyo are over for President Donald Trump. The sumo wrestling, golf and red carpet strolls give way to the same Washington stew of political, policy and legal snarls that Trump never completely left behind during his four days in Japan , judging by...
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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump participate with Japanese Emperor Naruhito and Japanese Empress Masako during an Imperial Palace welcome ceremony at the Imperial Palace, Monday, May 27, 2019, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 28, 2019 - 11:36 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four days of fun and flattery in Tokyo are over for President Donald Trump. The sumo wrestling, golf and red carpet strolls give way to the same Washington stew of political, policy and legal snarls that Trump never completely left behind during his four days in Japan, judging by...
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President Donald Trump picks up the "President's Cup" to present to the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament winner Asanoyama, at Ryogoku Kokugikan Stadium, Sunday, May 26, 2019, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 26, 2019 - 8:11 am
TOKYO (AP) — President Donald Trump presented a special U.S.-made trophy to the winner of a sumo tournament Sunday as he got a taste of one of Japan's most treasured cultural institutions. The honor given to Trump was part of a charm offensive by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he courted...
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President Donald Trump attends the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Ryogoku Kokugikan Stadium, Sunday, May 26, 2019, in Tokyo. At top right is Akie Abe and second from right is first lady Melania Trump. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 26, 2019 - 4:59 am
TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Japan (all times local): 5:50 p.m. President Donald Trump is presenting a special Trump trophy to the winner of a premiere sumo tournament in Tokyo. Trump awarded the giant eagle-topped "President's Cup" to wrestler Asanoyama, who clinched...
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U.S. President Donald Trump, center, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center right, acknowledge the cheering crowd at an annual summer sumo wrestling championship in Tokyo, Sunday, May 26, 2019. (Sadayuki Goto/Kyodo News via AP)
May 26, 2019 - 4:55 am
TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Japan (all times local): 5:50 p.m. President Donald Trump is presenting a special Trump trophy to the winner of a premiere sumo tournament in Tokyo. Trump awarded the giant eagle-topped "President's Cup" to wrestler Asanoyama, who clinched...
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A sumo wrestler arrives at the national sumo stadium Sunday, May 26, 2019, in Tokyo, where U.S. President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
May 26, 2019 - 4:35 am
MOBARA, Japan (AP) — President Donald Trump is getting a taste of one of Japan's most treasured cultural institution, sitting ringside at an annual summer sumo wrestling championship in Tokyo. The president, first lady Melania Trump, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife, Akie, are...
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The President's Trophy, a trophy presented by President Donald Trump to the winner of the sumo wrestling tournament at the Ryogoku Kokugikan Stadium, sits in the lobby of the Palace Hotel Tokyo, Sunday, May 26, 2019, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 26, 2019 - 4:08 am
TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Japan (all times local): 5:00 a.m. President Donald Trump is sitting ringside at an annual summer sumo wrestling championship in Tokyo. Trump is in a low-back chair, breaking the custom of sitting cross-legged on a mat. The president,...
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U.S. President Donald Trump, center, plays golf with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, at Mobara Country Club in Mobara, south of Tokyo, Sunday, May 26, 2019. (Ren Onuma/Kyodo News via AP)
May 26, 2019 - 4:06 am
MOBARA, Japan (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe continued his U.S. charm offensive Sunday, courting President Donald Trump with three things close to his heart: wrestling matches, burgers and golf. Call it sumo diplomacy. Trump's four-day state visit to Japan is designed to demonstrate the...
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The President's Trophy, a trophy presented by President Donald Trump to the winner of the sumo wrestling tournament at the Ryogoku Kokugikan Stadium, sits in the lobby of the Palace Hotel Tokyo, Sunday, May 26, 2019, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 26, 2019 - 2:43 am
TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Japan (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says golfing with President Donald Trump provided them time to privately share their views, ostensibly on matters beyond the sport. Abe is trying to entertain the...
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The President's Trophy, a trophy presented by President Donald Trump to the winner of the sumo wrestling tournament at the Ryogoku Kokugikan Stadium, sits in the lobby of the Palace Hotel Tokyo, Sunday, May 26, 2019, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
May 26, 2019 - 1:32 am
TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Japan (all times local): 2:12 p.m. For President Donald Trump, politics never stops — even when he's on foreign soil. Trump is tweeting after a golf game with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that, "Numerous Japanese officials" told him...
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