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  1. Kennedy sparks Niigata in victory over GunmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Japan Times

    The University of Detroit Mercy product can carry his team for key stretches on offense, and in Saturday's 87-70 triumph over the Gunma Crane Thunders, Kennedy delivered a big reminder of that in Nagaoka, Niigata Prefecture. He finished with 32 points, one shy of his season high, as the Albirex won their third straight game.

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  2. At multicultural Honolulu fest, focus is on food, fun and fireworksRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Los Angeles Times

    ... th a fireworks show at along Waikiki Beach at 8:30 p.m. Sunday. The pyrotechnics are presented by the City of Nagaoka, Japan, which is well known for its fireworks displays over the Shinano River each August.

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  3. JX-Eneos outplays Denso in fourth quarter, claims Empress CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Competitive drive: JX-Eneos Sunflowers guard Asami Yoshida takes a jumper against the Denso Iris in the women's final of the 81st All-Japan Basketball Championship at Yoyogi National Gymnasium on Sunday. JX-Eneos defeated Denso 66-53.

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  4. Japanese stocks overlooked despite rising pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... these stock names are "quick codes," which function like tickers on the Nikkei. Nippon Seiki Co. Ltd. (7287), Nagaoka, Japan, makes instrument panels and other parts for cars, motorcycles and other vehicles. Nippon Seiki is inexpensive, trading at ...

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  5. Electrical Storm in Patients With Brugada Syndrome Is Associated With ...Read the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Department of Medicine and Biological Science, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan ; Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Medicine, Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Shiga, Japan ; Department of Cardio-Angiology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan ; Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center, Osaka, Japan ; ; Department of Cardiology, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan ; Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kinki University, Osaka ; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan ; Department of Pediatrics, Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital, Nagaoka, Japan ; Department of Pediatrics, Niigata University School of Medicine, Niigata, Japan ; Research ... (more)

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  6. Niigata nuclear disaster drill finds governor, state at odds over iodine pill distributionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Japan Times

    An evacuation drill to prepare for a nuclear disaster was held in Niigata Prefecture on Tuesday, but central and prefectural government officials remained at odds over when to hand out potassium iodine pills to residents to mitigate the risk of thyroid cancer. The drill was based on a scenario that an earthquake registering 6 on the Japanese seismic intensity of 0 to 7 would hit the Kashiwazaki-Kariwa nuclear power plant, operated in the prefecture by Tokyo Electric Power Co., leading to loss of power and the ability of the utility to cool its reactor 7. About 1,500 people within a 30-km radius of the plant participated in the drill.

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  7. TOKYO: 15,800 areas in Japan face isolation in disastersRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | Asia News Network

    At least 15,827 local communities nationwide - especially those in mountainous regions - could become isolated in the event of earthquakes, landslides and other disasters because roads and telephone communications could be severed, according to a survey by The Yomiuri Shimbun . At the time of the Niigata Prefecture Chuetsu Earthquake in 2004, many local communities lost contact with the outside world because fixed-line telephones and administrative entities' wireless communication devices did not work.

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  8. The Power Report: Iyama Takes Lead, Then Kono Catches Up In Gosei...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | AGA News

    Playing black, the challenger Kono Rin 9-dan seemed to have a slight advantage when he won a ko and killed a white group fairly early in the game , but he made a couple of slack moves later that cost him his chance to wrap up the game.

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