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The Finance Ministry reported Monday that exports in the year that ended March 31 rose 10.8 percent over the year before to 70.8 trillion yen while imports climbed 17.3 percent to 84.6 trillion yen .
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In this April 15, 2014 photo, school officials Jeff Woodbury, left, and Dan O'Shea overlook an automated system that delivers wood chips to a new wood furnace that heats the middle and high schools in Falmouth, Maine.
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In this map provided on Sunday, April 20, 2014, by the Joint Agency Coordination Centre details are presented in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean.
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Speaking at the Beijing auto show, David Amman said the company also expects sales of its Cadillac luxury cars to double to 100,000 next year.
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Within hours, Patrick shut down the region's public transportation system and made an extraordinary request of more than 1 million greater Boston residents: On what otherwise would be a normal weekday, people stayed home.
At around 11:30 a.m. Saturday, a boat cruising through the delta waterways struck the base of a railroad bridge near Cruiser Haven Marina, said Jimmy Lee , a spokesman for the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department.
In this file photo taken May 21, 2011, miners work at a legal mining concession in Huaypetue, Madre de Dios, Peru.
The automakers said they will expand their joint venture with China's Guangzhou Automobile Group Co.
President Barack Obama speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Friday, April 18, 2014, where he presented the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy to the United States Naval Academy football team.
A suspect has been taken into custody after police responded to a report of a gunman at the Los Angeles Times building.
The lawyer for the man suing X-Men director Bryan Singer in Hawaii for forcible sexual abuse of a minor said he will filing more lawsuits on behalf of plaintiff Michael Egan III against "Hollywood insiders" on Monday.
"The camera is awesome bro!" Japan-based Petty Officer Dan Layug wrote in an email to the vice president of a military contractor that is included in a complaint unsealed Thursday.
The Labor Department said Friday that unemployment rates dropped in 21 states, rose in 17 and were unchanged in the remaining 12. Meanwhile, hiring increased in 34 states and fell in 16. The unemployment rate varies from as low as 2.6 percent in North Dakota to as much as 8.7 percent in Rhode Island.
Markets in Europe, the U.S. and many countries in Asia were closed for the holiday.
Google has expanded its Project Loon tests to the Nevada desert and, for the first time, into licensed radio spectrum.
This Jan. 23, 2012, file photo, shows a DuPont logo on sheets of Tyvek insulation covering a wall of a home under construction in Springfield, Ill.