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  1. In Japan's bid for 'world heritage' sites, Korea sees denial of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Hashima Island, otherwise known as Battleship Island, is an abandoned island off the coast of Nagasaki, Japan, famous for its undersea coal mines. South Korea and Japan are sparring over yet another contentious issue dating to World War II - historical preservation of Japanese industrial sites where Koreans had to work for the Japanese.

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  2. Pianist comes homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Nanaimo News Bulletin

    ... German," he said. "I basically learned on the job." After residing in Austria for 10 years, Kurpita moved to Nagasaki, Japan, with his wife nearly seven years ago in an effort to be closer to her parents. "As far as I am concerned you can't really ...

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  3. Robert "Bob" Edward KuklisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Division. He participated in the major battles of Saipan, Tinian, and Okinawa as well as the clean up of Nagasaki, Japan during World War II. When he returned from the war in 1946, he married the love of his life, Theresa Nesnady and they recently ...

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  4. UNESCO faces Japan's legacy of forced labor in heritage bidRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | The Japan Times

    The coal mine on Hashima, better known as Battleship Island, in Nagasaki Prefecture is one of the sites most coveted by ruins fanatics, who revel in exploring abandoned buildings and facilities from bygone days, including hotels, hospitals, schools and factories. The giant cantilever crane at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd.'s Nagasaki shipyard is still in working condition 106 years after it was completed.

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  5. Two-train crash averted after close call in KyushuRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | The Japan Times

    Two limited express trains operated by Kyushu Railway Co. nearly crashed at a station on the Nagasaki main line on Friday.

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  6. Second generation physical and linkage maps of yellowtail (Seriola...Read the original story

    Saturday May 23 | BioMed Central

    Goto Laboratory, Seikai National Fisheries Research Institute, Fisheries Research Agency, 122-7, Nunoura, Tamanoura-cho, Goto 853-0508, Nagasaki, Japan Faculty of Marine Science, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, 4-5-7 Konan, Minato-ku 108-8477, Tokyo, Japan The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:

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  7. AU Museum Summer Exhibits: Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibition, ...Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Newswise

    In commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, AU Museum presents Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Exhibition . The exhibit will showcase 20 artifacts collected from the debris of the bombings, six large folding screens that depict the horrors of the bombings, and a collection of drawings by Japanese children created two years after the war ended.

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  8. A Walk Around Kyushu Day 64 Nagasaki to NagauraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Japan Visitor Blog

    A Walk Around Kyushu Day 64, Nagasaki to Nagaura Thursday March 6th 2014 I catch a train north out of Nagasaki from Nagasaki Station to avoid the long slog through the city with its rush hour traffic. From Michinoo station it is still really built up and busy but at least I've avoided a long slow climb.

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  9. Smash Bros. Creator Gets Bummed Out by Japan's Game MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Kotaku

    ... platform . The Huis Ten Bosch Game Museum is currently open in the Huis Ten Bosch amusement park in Nagasaki, Japan. Admittance to the museum is free. Hopefully at least some of the game cabinets have since been fixed. Photos provided by ...

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  10. Japan's historic churches vie for heritage statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Iol.co.za

    From time to time, the calls of deer can be heard under the starry sky, with the only other sound on this remote island being the echoing of the waves against the shore. Nozaki Island in the town of Ojika is located north of the Goto Islands in Nagasaki Prefecture.

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  11. Ken Beaton: The wind beneath my wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Nevada Appeal

    ... fly a B-29, I can fly it." The B-29 ended World War II by dropping one atomic bomb on Hiroshima and one on Nagasaki, Japan. Not only were American lives saved, but millions of Japanese also. There were 3,970 B-29s produced. Debbie Travis King is a ...

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  12. Boylston prepares for Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Item Extra

    ... Warrior for Peace" about Colonel Victor Delnore's role as the commander of the U.S. Occupational Forces in Nagasaki, Japan (1945). He had the daunting task to work with the Japanese following the nuclear devastation, which resulted from the dropping ...

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  13. Under a starry sky, the former Nokubi Church looms over the remains...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Canada.com

    From time to time, the calls of deer can be heard under the starry sky, with the only other sound on this remote island being the echoing of the waves against the shore. Nozaki Island in the town of Ojika is located north of the Goto Islands in Nagasaki Prefecture.

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  14. HUMANS Trailer Reveals AMC's First Sci-Fi SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Collider

    ... , Rebecca Front , Danny Webb , and Sope Dirisu . The series will premiere on AMC June 28th. TODAY - In Nagasaki, Japan, a hotel staffed primarily by robots will be opening this summer. These robots won't just clean your room and pick up your ...

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  15. Bi-Racial Japanese Beauty Queen Fights Online BacklashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Ariana Miyamoto was born in Nagasaki, Japan, on May 12, 1994, from a Japanese mother and an African-American father. Miyamoto won the Japan Miss Universe title on March 12, 2015, and her victory instantly stirred controversy on various websites and social media platforms from the Japanese public questioning her eligibility in representing their country.

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  16. PHOTO: Ariana Miyamoto is pictured in Tokyo on March 12, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | ABC News

    Japan 's newest beauty queen is fighting back against critics inside the country arguing that she is a foreigner because the 20-year-old is half African American. Ariana Miyamoto was born in Nagasaki, Japan, on May 12, 1994, from a Japanese mother and an African-American father.

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  17. WSU signs deal to help preserve Hanford artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... reated the plutonium for the world's first atomic explosion in the New Mexico desert and the bomb dropped on Nagasaki, Japan. Hanford continued to produce plutonium at nine nuclear reactors during the Cold War.

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  18. Historic religious sites in Japan's Goto Islands considered for World Heritage statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Stuff.co.nz

    From time to time, the calls of deer can be heard under the starry sky, with the only other sound on this remote island being the echoing of the waves against the shore. Nozaki Island in the town of Ojika is located north of the Goto Islands in Nagasaki Prefecture.

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  19. Meiji industrial sites endorsed for World Heritage listingRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | The Japan Times

    The endorsement covers all 23 facilities in eight prefectures proposed by the government as representing the country's industrialization in the late 19th to early 20th centuries, the Cultural Affairs Agency said Monday. The move paves the way for a formal decision for listing at a meeting of the World Heritage Committee slated for June 28 in Bonn, Germany.

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  20. A Walk Around Kyushu Day 61 Nagasato to ShimabaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Japan Visitor Blog

    A Walk Around Kyushu Day 61, Nagasato to Shimabara Wednesday February 19th 2014 I catch the first train out of Nagasaki to Nagasato and the sun is up by the time I start walking. The mountaintops to the north are white with snow but down here on the coast the wind is a little crisp but its blowing away the low clouds to reveal a blue sky mottled with high cloud.

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