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3 hrs ago | 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.

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10 hrs ago | 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.

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14 hrs ago | 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.

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18 hrs ago | USA Today

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.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Russia Taday

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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NHK World

Landslides caused by heavy rain kill 3 people

Torrential rain has hit Hiroshima Prefecture in western Japan, causing landslides and flooding.

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Circulation

Incidence and Outcome of Surgical Procedures After Coronary Artery...

From the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Hypertension , and Cardiovascular and Gastoroenterological Surgery, Advanced Therapeutics Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disorders , Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan; Department of Cardiovascular Medicine , and Department of Cardiovascular ... (more)

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

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.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

KSL-TV

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.

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TwinCities

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.

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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.

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CNN

'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.

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CNN

'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.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

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.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

NorthlandsNewscenter.com

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.

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NJ.com

Easton Boy Scouts to hike to San Francisco in 1914 - Almanac Aug. 9, 2014

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.

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UAport

August 9 Marks 69th Anniversary of Nagasaki Nuclear Attack

People release paper lanterns on the Motoyasu river facing the gutted Atomic Bomb Dome in remembrance of atomic bomb victims on the 69th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima© REUTERS/ Kyodo 09:20 09/08/2014 Tags: Fat Man bomb, atomic bomb, WWII, Hiroshima, Japan, Nagasaki Related News Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki Hiroshima Day - International ... (more)

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Protesters rally at Lawrence Livermore lab on Hiroshima anniversary

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.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

Solemn observance at Mir Centre for Peace

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.

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Democracy Now

Two Detention Centers for Migrant Women And Children Open On 5th Anniv. of End to Family Detention

Five years ago immigration advocates praised the Obama administration for closing down the only large-scale detention center for immigrant women and children.

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