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3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun
Momotaro Jeans are displayed during the Modern Assembly fashion trade show at the Sands Expo & Convention Center Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.
10 hrs ago | The Japan Times
While there are many "yuru-kyara" mascots created to promote prefectures and municipalities nationwide, the one for Shimane Prefecture has grabbed public attention as rice-paddy art.
14 hrs ago | The Washington Post
One of his missions during World War II earned him the Distinguished Flying Cross, the United States' oldest military aviation award.
Hundreds of just-made Japanese lanterns floated on the waters of the Aquatic Park lagoon Saturday evening.
JJ Murphy , an actor who was set to join the "Game of Thrones" cast, died Friday, August 8, his agent said.
Three days after the U.S. dropped the first nuclear bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, the last nuclear bomb ever to be used against human beings was dropped on Nagasaki.
In 1945, three days after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, the United States exploded a nuclear device over Nagasaki, killing an estimated 74,000 people.
There was a mood of solidarity Wednesday morning when over 100 people came together outside of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to voice their opposition to nuclear weapons and a call to disarm.
With Leonard Voykin seated at left, Speaker Walter Swetlikoff delivers a prepared address in commemoration of the 69th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, Japan in 1945.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 09:30 pm
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