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  1. Rubbing along with robots tackles Abe's double dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Factory worker Satomi Iwata has new co-workers, a troupe of humanoid automata that are helping to address two of Japan's most pressing concerns - a shortage of labor and a need for growth. Humanoid robots work side by side with employees in the assembly line at a factory of Glory Ltd., a manufacturer of automatic change dispensers, in Kazo, north of Tokyo, Japan, in this July 1, 2015 file photo.

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  2. Rubbing along with robots tackles Abe's double dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    Humanoid robots work side by side with employees in the assembly line at a factory of Glory Ltd., a manufacturer of automatic change dispensers, in Kazo, north of Tokyo, Japan, in this July 1, 2015 file photo. A humanoid robot works side by side with employees in the assembly line at a factory of Glory Ltd., a manufacturer of automatic change dispensers, in Kazo, north of Tokyo, Japan, in this July 1, 2015 file photo.

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  3. The Space-A files: One man's courageous story of survival on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2008 | Stars and Stripes

    It was hot. It was humid. Our bags required an insane, mind-boggling amount of patience.

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  4. WWE Beast In The East ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    World Wrestling Entertainment brought in the 4th of July in Tokyo, Japan this morning live on the WWE Network. WWE's Beast In The East aired live from Sumo Hall in the land of the rising sun before the sun was up in most of the United States.

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  5. Commander posts patriotic messageRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Http

    With Independence Day celebrations erupting across America, McMinnville native Adam Aycock is doing his part to preserve our freedom across the globe in Yokosuka, Japan.

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  6. Female chefs give sushi counters new lease on lifeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    A chef dressed in white stands behind the immaculate counter of a sushi restaurant with a vast array of raw seafood spread out in front of her. It sounds like a typical scene you might find at any sushi restaurant in Japan except in this case the chef is female.

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  7. Temblors in the home insurance businessRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    When we were looking around for a financial institution for a housing loan, we found that the major ones didn't really want to talk to us, but there were plenty of other places that would. In the end, we went with JA Bank, the financial services arm of the association of Japanese agricultural cooperatives.

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  8. Nakamura drives in five runs as Lions trample MarinesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    The Seibu Lions looked like an unstoppable force on Saturday afternoon. The Chiba Lotte Marines, on the other hand, were hardly an immovable object.

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  9. WWE Beast in the East 2015: Winners, Grades and Reaction from Tokyo EventRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    It may have been July 4 in the United States, but in Tokyo, Japan, it was a day of reckoning for NXT champion Kevin Owens. After months spent dominating NXT as the biggest and baddest bully on the block, injuring Sami Zayn, Neville and Alex Riley with devastating powerbombs to the ring apron, he was forced to enter hostile territory on Saturday, as he defended his title against Finn Balor, the Ireland-born Superstar who cut his teeth in the Orient.

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  10. Kevin Owens vs. Finn Balor: Winner and Reaction from WWE Beast in the East 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    This was something of a homecoming for Balor, as he wrestled for New Japan Pro Wrestling for a number of years, serving as a member of the Bullet Club Faction under his original character, Prince Devitt. Owens is no stranger to the Land of the Rising Sun, but it was Balor's stomping ground for eight years.

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  11. Could Hamp's detention reinforce prejudice?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    The Metropolitan Police Department arrested Julie Hamp, Toyota Motor Corp.'s first female managing officer, on June 18 on suspicion of importing oxycodone, an opioid used to relieve pain. The drug is tightly controlled in Japan but can be imported into the country with a prescription if certain procedures are followed.

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  12. The world's safest cities for travellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Stuff.co.nz

    You could say there are a lot of truly great things about Barcelona, but safety for travellers probably isn't one of them. This is a place that's a pickpocket's paradise, where you have to take a few precautions and stay out of certain areas to ensure you hang on to all of your valuables.

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  13. Japan pledges $6.1B aid to 'Mekong Five' in bid for influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Leaders from Mekong countries and Japan attend a joint news conference of the 7th Mekong-Japan Summit Meeting at Akasaka State Guesthouse in Tokyo, Japan, 04 July 2015. REUTERS/Kimimasa Mayama/Pool TOKYO: Japan on Saturday pledged $6.1 billion in financial aid to the "Mekong Five" countries as it pushes infrastructure exports and courts influence in a region where rival China has an increasing presence.

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  14. Thai PM meets Japanese Emperor prior to GMS SummitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pattaya Mail

    The Prime Minister of Thailand is set to meet the President of JETRO, the Emperor of Japan, and leaders from the GMS nations today prior to attending the GMS Summit tomorrow. The Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha is currently on his official visit to Japan from 2-4 July 2015, to join the 7th Greater Mekong Subregion Summit that will be held in Tokyo, Japan. 5 comments

  15. A balloon flies over a Battle Creek neighborhood on Friday morning.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Battle Creek Enquirer

    Starting place critical in balloon competition Finding the launch site important as pilots search for targets Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1IA1UPo "It's very critical," said Pilot Larry Coan of Livonia. "It can make all the difference in the world with your flight planning."

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  16. Duluth celebrates 25 years with Ohara JapanRead the original story

    Yesterday | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    "This is a way for the public to get to know our Japanese delegation, to get to learn about the sister city and hopefully promote interest in the sister city program and particularly our Ohara Isumi city," said Gale Kerns, Chair of the Ohara Committee.

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  17. What is Finn Balor's Connection to Japan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily DDT

    At 5:30 am ET, Finn Balor has a chance at winning the NXT Championship from Kevin Owens in Tokyo, Japan. Someone may ask why WWE would give Balor his moment overseas and not at Full Sail University? Balor developed as a wrestler in Ireland but really made a name for himself in New Japan Pro Wrestling from 2006-2014.

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  18. Toshiba accounting errors may be over US$1 billion: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Toshiba Corp may need to mark down past earnings by over A 150 billion , nearly triple an earlier estimate, after an ongoing investigation into past accounting practices found more irregularities, a report said on Saturday. Pedestrians walk past a logo of Toshiba Corp outside an electronics retailer in Tokyo, Japan, June 25, 2015.

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  19. Rei Hotoda ready for her Utah Symphony debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Park Record

    Utah Symphony Associate Conductor Rei Hotoda will make her Deer Valley Music Festival debut during a chamber performance on at St. Mary's Catholic Church on July 8. Although the Deer Valley Music Festival officially kicks off with a Patriotic Pops celebration concert at Deer Valley's Snow Park Amphitheater tonight, some concerts on the festival schedule are specifically tailored for more traditional classical-music audiences. These are the chamber concerts presented in the more intimate settings of St. Mary's Catholic Church and Temple Har Shalom.

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  20. What Time Does WWE "Beast in the East" Start in the United States?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily DDT

    In six hours, WWE will broadcast for the first time from Tokyo, Japan with their "Beast in the East" special. The show will feature a former WWE World Heavyweight Champion, an NXT Championship match and Divas Championship match.

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