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2 Koreans Among Victims of Hiroshima Landslide
Two Koreans were among the victims of a landslide in a residential area in Hiroshima, Japan that killed about 40 and sent scores more people missing, the Foreign Ministry here said Thursday.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Japan Times
Attention in Hiroshima turns to causes of mudslides
Torrential downpours, unstable ground and tardy evacuation advisories all contributed to the tragedy that had claimed the lives of at least 39 people in Hiroshima as of Thursday afternoon.
Albany Times Union
39 dead, dozens missing after Japan landslides
Members of Ground Self-Defense Force, firefighters and police officers continue the search for missing people among the debris of houses destroyed by a landslide caused by torrential rain on August 21, 2014 in Hiroshima, Japan.
Landslide Death Toll Just Below 40
Search and rescue teams continue digging through debris in Hiroshima Japan after several landslides claimed the lives of at least 39 people.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Las Vegas Sun
Photo: Momotaro (Peach Boy) Jeans are displayed during th
Momotaro Jeans are displayed during the Modern Assembly fashion trade show at the Sands Expo & Convention Center Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.
The Japan Times
Shimane mascot boasts rice paddy art
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.
The Washington Post
Devastating mudslides leave dozens dead in Hiroshima, Japan
Devastating mudslides have left over 30 people dead after record-breaking rain fell in and around the Japan city of Hiroshima early Wednesday morning, local time.
Huge landslide in Japan
Members of Japan's Ground Self-Defense Force search for missing people around a home destroyed by a landslide Aug. 20 in Hiroshima, Japan.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
18 dead, 13 missing in Hiroshima, Japan landslides
An aerial view shows a landslide that swept through a residential area at Asaminami ward in Hiroshima, western Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo August 20, 2014.
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Sun Aug 17, 2014
Changwon City Offers Student Exchange Program
A group of Japanese youngsters visited the southeastern city of Changwon for a week as part of an exchange program.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Utah WWII veteran's family awarded Distinguished Flying Cross
One of his missions during World War II earned him the Distinguished Flying Cross, the United States' oldest military aviation award.
Army nurse Ruth Hass saw a flattened Hiroshima 69 years ago
World War II had just ended, and a group of bored Army nurses stationed overseas waiting for an assignment got an opportunity to do a little sightseeing.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Berkeley: Peace lanterns set hope afloat at Aquatic Park
Hundreds of just-made Japanese lanterns floated on the waters of the Aquatic Park lagoon Saturday evening.
'Game of Thrones' actor dies
JJ Murphy , an actor who was set to join the "Game of Thrones" cast, died Friday, August 8, his agent said.
'Game of Thrones': JJ Murphy, new cast member, dies
JJ Murphy, an actor who was set to join the "Game of Thrones" cast, died August 8, his agent said.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Pen pals for 60 years hold reunion in Fort Worth area
They were born a world apart, long before text messaging or video chat, before email or even cheap long-distance calls.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Northlanders gather in Canal Park to remember victims of Nagasaki, nuclear bomb
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.