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2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

Army general disciplined over mishandling of sexual-assault case in Japan

General Eiji Kimizuka, the Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force Chief of Staff at the ground staff office in Ichigaya, Tokyo, Japan and Maj.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

FOX16

Actress Prepon says she is not dating Tom Cruise

Actor Tom Cruise attends the 'Jack Reacher' Japan Premiere at Tokyo International Forum on January 9, 2013 in Tokyo, Japan.

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The Journal of Commerce Online

MOL Logistics Subsidiary in Thailand Acquires AEO Certification

MOL Logistics Co., Ltd. today announced that its subsidiary in Thailand, MOL Logistics Co., Ltd. has earned certification as an Authorized Economic Operator from the Customs Department of Thailand.

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The Japan Times

Anti-Abe forces emerging

Little was heard from Yasuo Fukuda, nor was much said about him, after he stepped down as prime minister in 2008.

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San Diego NewsCape

USS George Washington Pre-Deployment Fair Prepares Sailors For Upcoming Patrol

More than 3,000 Sailors stationed aboard the U.S. Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington and their families attended the annual command-sponsored pre-deployment fair at Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka .

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, US Military Prisons, USS George Washington (CVN-73), Prison, World News, Japan

Mon Apr 21, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

PHOTOS: An ode to the majesty of the Nintendo Game Boy

MAKUHARI, JAPAN: A Japanese video game giant Nintendo employee displays a next generation handheld console Game Boy Advance, during a press preview at Makuhari Messe in suburban Tokyo, for the Nintendo trade show 24 August 2000.

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Related Topix: Video Games, World News, Japan, CPU, Science / Technology, Console, Electronic, Jeppe Carlsen, _No Company, 140, Nintendo Gameboy

Examiner.com

'Batman vs. Superman' may release early overseas and Diane Lane in a camera test

Director Zack Snyder, producer Deborah Snyder, actor Henry Cavill and producer Charles Roven attend the 'Man of Steel' press conference at the Grand Hyatt on August 22, 2013 in Tokyo, Japan.

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FOX16

Julia Roberts opens up about sister's 'heartbreaking' suicide

Actress Julia Roberts attends the 'Eat Pray Love' press conference at the Ritz-Carlton Tokyo on August 18, 2010 in Tokyo, Japan.

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Disney News and Disney Star News

Selena Gomez's Grown-Up Starbucks Style

Selena Gomez is still in California rather than on her way to visit her on-again boyfriend Justin Bieber in Tokyo, Japan.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Leesburg Bikefest to attempt Guinness record for bandana chain

In addition to bringing top acts such as Vanilla Ice, Jackyl and Uncle Kracker, festival organizers will give people a chance to try to unseat a Guinness Book of Records record holder, the Hiratsuka Coming-of-Age Day Ceremony Committee in Hiratsuka, Japan, which made a chain of 2,450 bandannas in 2011.

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Washington Examiner

Obama heads to Asia as tensions in Ukraine continue to flare

President Obama is moving forward with his seven-day trip to Asia this week as clashes between Ukraine and Russia continue and tensions in the region continue to simmer.

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SILive.com

1964 New York World's Fair waffles a sweet memory for former Staten Island woman

The recipe for Belgian waffles served at the 1964 New York World's Fair that is making the rounds in social media brings back sweet memories for a former Staten Island woman who now lives in England.

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Courthouse News Service

Navy Bribery Ring is Unraveling

A fourth Navy official has been charged with taking bribes for giving a Singapore-based defense contractor classified and sensitive information on the Navy's movements.

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Related Topix: World News, Japan, Cameras, iPhone, Cellphones

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Troubled history fuel Japan-China tension

In this Feb. 11, 2014 photo, a visitor stands near sculptures at Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall in Nanjing, in eastern China's Jiangsu province.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Japan PM sends offering to war shrine

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe walks on his way to meet a delegation of US representatives at the premier's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, Monday, April 21, 2014.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Japan PM sends offering to war shrine

Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday, a once-underground celebration that stepped into the... Officials say a 16-year-old Southern California girl asleep in her bed has died after a driver accused of being drunk crashed his ... (more)

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Sympatico Finance

Japan logs record $134B trade deficit in FY 2013

Japan's trade deficit surged nearly 70 per cent to a record 13.75 trillion yen in the last fiscal year as exports failed to keep pace with surging costs for imported oil and gas.

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Cambs Times

'I think this is possibly the only time a Wisbech man has done...

"I did my first concert for Sakura City in the Town Hall lobby, which was televised by the local TV station and was show twice a day for five days.

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CBC News

B.C. environment minister warned about LNG emissions

A liquefied natural gas tanker arrives at Sodegaura city in Chiba prefecture, east of Tokyo in 2009.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, World News, Japan, Canada, Global Warming

Disney News and Disney Star News

Justin Bieber Flies To Tokyo, Japan With His Family

Justin Bieber Tweeted a note to his followers early this morning asking them to find him! Some of Justin's Beliebers found him in Tokyo, Japan with his family! We know for sure that Justin is traveling with his mom Pattie Mallette, but he also might be with his dad Jeremy Bieber.

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