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Wednesday | D Magazine

Ramen Hakata Opens Monday July 28th in Addison

Hakata is named after the district in Fukuoka, Japan where Tonkotsu ramen was created, which is exactly the style of noodly goodness it will serve starting Monday.


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Sun Jul 13, 2014


Ryan Ballinger: Road Runner

In 1982 professional runner Paul Ballinger broke New Zealand's marathon record, winning at Fukuoka, Japan in 2 hours, 10 minutes and 15 seconds.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Arts, Sculpting

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Honolulu Advertiser

2 dead as Tropical storm Neoguri hits Japan's main islands

TOKYO >> A major storm dumped heavy rain on western Japan Thursday after sweeping through the southern islands of Okinawa, where it caused extensive flooding, knocked out power and injured at least 32 people.


Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, World News, Natural Disasters, Japan, Asia, Weather,

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Typhoon heads toward Kyushu after slamming Okinawa

A powerful storm slammed through the southwestern Japanese island of Okinawa, leaving at least 28 people injured and 63,000 homes without power before swerving toward the bigger island of Kyushu on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, World News, Japan


Iloilo student to join children's confab in...

AN 11-YEAR-OLD high school student from Ateneo de Iloilo will represent the Philippines in the 26th Asian Pacific Children's Convention , which will be held in Fukuoka, Japan from July 10 to 24. Ma.


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South China Morning Post

Virtue in moderation ensures Aso's longevity

Serving the public since 1918, Aso's Iizuka Hospital has more than 1,000 beds to provide medical care to the residents of Kyushu.


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Nikkei Net Interactive

Japan's Kyushu Railway to go public by fiscal 2016

Japan's transport ministry is weighing plans for an initial public offering by Kyushu Railway, one of the last government-owned blocs of the old national rail network.


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Local couple off to Japan to serve church's mission

This story is contributed by a member of the Treasure Coast community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with - Perhaps you have seen them riding their bicycles two by two around town and wearing white shirts and ties.


Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), Vero Beach, FL, World News, Japan, Indian River County, FL

Wall Street Journal

City Educators to Teens: No Smartphones After 10 P.M.

The Board of Education in the Japanese city of Kasuga says junior high school students should stop using smartphones after 10 p.m. Working with local schools and parent-teacher associations, the board is encouraging students to turn their phones over to adult supervision between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., although no penalties have been set for violators.


Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Education Etc., Cellphones, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, World News, Japan

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Motley Fool

A Game-Changer for LNG Shippers

When you're in business to solve a problem, and that problem suddenly diminishes, your customers won't need you as much, and you'd normally expect your business to suffer.


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Tue Jul 01, 2014


Abe Confronts War-Allergic Japan Public on Bid to Defend Allies

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's efforts to allow Japan to defend its allies are meeting opposition from a war-wary public, concerned that broadening the remit of the military could drag the country into a conflict after almost 70 years of peace.


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The Nation

A bridge to Fukuoka

Low-cost carrier Jetstar Asia is now operating no-frill flights between Singapore and Fukuoka, the first low-cost carrier to connect these two popular cities in Southeast Asia and Japan's South.


Related Topix: Japan, World News, Asia Travel, Singapore, Malaysia Travel, Travel, Malaysia Travel, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Commercial Aircraft, Dining, Life, Food, Drink, Coffee

Thu Jun 26, 2014


Blood Pressure Variability on Antihypertensive Therapy in Acute...

From the Department of Cerebrovascular Medicine , Division of Stroke Care Unit , and Department of Neurology , National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Suita, Japan; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotsuke, Japan ; Department of Neurosurgery and Stroke Center, Nakamura ... (more)


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Malaysian National News Agency

Jetstar Asia's Singapore-Bangkok-Fukuoka Service Takes Off

Jetstar Asia will become the first low fares carrier to operate the Singapore-Bangkok-Fukuoka route after flight 3K509 takes off Thursday evening.


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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Bangkok Post

Jetstar launches Fukuoka link

Jetstar Asia will tomorrow start non-stop flights between Bangkok and the Japanese city of Fukuoka to become the first no-frills airline to operate in a sector that has been monopolised by Thai Airways International .


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Travel, Asia Travel, Japan Travel