Two men and, unusually for Japan, two women are competing in the Sept. 29 vote to replace outgoing Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga. The Associated Press explains who these politicians are, their policies and the importance of the election for both Japan and Asia. — TARO KONO: Considered something of a maverick in Japan's largely conservative political culture, he is the minister in charge of vaccinations and a front runner in the election.
New York Giants Head Coach Joe Judge remains steadfast in his belief that team will get their mistakes corrected going forward after Thursday night's heartbreaking loss to the WFT. Judge's message to Giants fans: 'We're going to correct the disappointing things we saw on tape tonight, don't worry about that as a fan base. That's my job'. Judge refused to place blame on defensive lineman Dexter Lawrence for his neutral zone infraction that gave Washington kicker Dustin Hopkins, a second chance at the game-winning field goal. He had no further update on offensive lineman Nick Gates' knee injury but said it 'did not look good'. The Giants have now started the season 0-2 for the 5th straight season and the eight time in the last nine years.
– Progression-free survival (PFS) of derazantinib monotherapy increased to eight months Basel, Switzerland, September 17, 2021 Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. (SIX: BSLN) announced today the reporting of the updated efficacy and safety results from cohort 1 of the phase 2 study FIDES-01, which evaluated its fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR) inhibitor, derazantinib, in patients with FGFR2 fusion-positive advanced or metastatic intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (iCCA), a type of bile duct cancer,