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  1. Toyota's $3.1 Billion Daihatsu Buyout Faces Investor Criticism 44 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Bloomberg

    Toyota Motor Corp.'s $3.1 billion bid to buy out Daihatsu Motor Co. has run into shareholder and proxy-adviser criticism for being on the cheap, highlighting corporate governance challenges years into Japan Inc.'s push to become more investor friendly.

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  2. New Census report details Brevard's increasing diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Florida Today

    ... of her customers are Asian, but the market also is popular with non-Asians. She offers a range of products from China, Japan, Korea, Laos, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and elsewhere. As more Asians move to Brevard, Palin said, she hopes they ...

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  3. The other Mrs. Federal Way and sister-in-law cities | Q&A with Mr. Federal WayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Federal Way Mirror

    ... local and regional partners we have, we're official "sister cities" with Donghae, South Korea, and Hachinohe, Aomori, Japan. Mr. Federal Way isn't entirely sure what a "sister city" status means, but it seems like it's intended to be a positive ...

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  4. Pakistani roboteers hunt for global soccer gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    The little striker wearing a crescent moon and star jersey lines up his penalty and kicks right, netting his goal as the keeper dives the wrong way and hits the ground yelping in pain. Unlike their low-ranked flesh-and-blood counterparts, however, these are advanced robots whose programmers are set to compete against students from the world's top universities as they look to showcase what their country can do in the world of Artificial Intelligence.

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  5. New research shows Fukushima radioactive fallout on Tokyo enclosed in glassy microparticlesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... of the fallout are still unclear. These results are announced at the Goldschmidt geochemistry conference in Yokohama, Japan. The flooding of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant (FDNPP) after the disastrous earthquake on March 11 2011 caused ...

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  6. In Japan, you can rent your friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    ... me about the gigs she has had since joining Client Partners. (The six-year-old agency is the largest of its kind in Japan, with eight branches across Tokyo and another that recently opened in Osaka.) There was the mystery writer who wanted her to ...

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  7. Naked Restaurants Sold Out Throughout the World, Now for First time, Opening in the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... in Las Vegas. LOS ANGELES - June 27, 2016 - PRLog -- The Amrita Naked Restaurant is opening this summer in Tokyo Japan, and because of large demand are opening a location in Las Vegas. But This Bucket Naked List Restaurant will enforce a strict ...

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  8. The Asian Nations-The Multiculti Experiment's Control GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | VDARE

    ... the two groups are then compared. The control group for the multicultural experiment is the East Asian nations-China, Japan, Korea-who seem stubbornly uninterested in importing millions of people from other races and cultures even as their own ...

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  9. Kiwi twist on kimonosRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... at her Remuera home, Ms Collins, 52, is now looking to connect with local designers to do the same. "Kimono represents Japan in so many ways, from the art, colours, craftsmanship, and what this aims to do is preserving and reviving this," she said. ...

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  10. Ruby Rose dons elegant blue pantsuit as she leads the glamour at...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Japan glam! Ruby Rose is elegant in blue pantsuit as she poses with Uzo Aduba at Orange Is The New Black presentation in Tokyo But on Monday Ruby Rose covered her famous tats in an elegant dark blue pantsuit as she attended the Netflix Content presentation in Tokyo, Japan. Tokyo here she comes! Ruby Rose covered her famous tats in an elegant dark blue pantsuit as she attended the Netflix Content presentation in Tokyo, Japan with co-star Uzo Aduba The Australian stunner rounded off her business chic ensemble in a set of nude pumps showcasing her impressive svelte figure and toned legs.

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  11. GLC looking for student exchange host familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Every other year families from the Greater Lafayette area host kids from our sister city, Ota, Japan. It's the location of the Subaru Automotive headquarters.

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  12. Why Japan will pay a big price for Britaina s vote to leave the E.U.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    An employee of a foreign exchange trading company works between a British Union flag and an EU flag in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato Britain's decision to leave the European Union has sent stock markets and currencies across the globe summersaulting.

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  13. Research indicates Fukushima radioactive fallout may be worse than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | DNA India

    ... of the fallout are still unclear. These results were announced at the Goldschmidt geochemistry conference in Yokohama, Japan. The flooding of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant (FDNPP) after the disastrous earthquake on March 11 2011 caused ...

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  14. North Korea: Parallel to Iraq?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CFR.org

    ... "We have leverage on North Korea that we do not have on Iraq." In a 1994 deal, the United States, South Korea, and Japan offered massive foreign aid--including a $4 billion project to build two nuclear reactors that couldn't be used for military ...

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  15. Lower levels of coenzyme Q10 in blood associated with multiple system atrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... in patients carrying either COQ2 mutations or no mutations. Shoji Tsuji, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of Tokyo, Japan, and coauthors explored whether there are associations of levels of CoQ10 in the blood and MSA, in a new article published online ...

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  16. 10 Must-See Islands You've Probably Never Heard OfRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Neatorama

    ... of the beautiful, lesser-known islands of the world. Like the volcano called Aogashima. About 358 km away from Tokyo, Japan is the small, volcanic island called Aogashima. It is the most isolated island of the Izu archipelago, though it is inhabited ...

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  17. Global Markets-Bank shares slide as Brexit turmoil hits world stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    A pedestrian looks at an electronic board showing the various stock prices outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, September 4, 2015. European bank shares and sterling were on track for their biggest two-day slides on record on Monday as the fallout of Britain's shock vote to quit the European Union sowed turmoil in global financial markets for a second day.

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  18. Carnegie Council Asia Dialogues Program Appoints Pacific Delegates...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... . In November 2016, the program is leading a week-long fact-finding trip to Tokyo, Japan. The purpose of the trip will be to conduct dialogues with experts and practitioners and explore current issues relating to gender in Japanese society. Topics ...

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  19. Marines crush league-leading HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Hideaki Wakui went the distance and Yamaico Navarro drove in four runs as the second-place Chiba Lotte Marines defeated the Pacific League-leading Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks 9-6 on Monday evening. Wakui didn't allow the Hawks much until the seventh inning, when he was sitting on a 9-0 lead.

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  20. Okinawa protests fresh drunk driving case of U.S. base workerRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    TOKYO, June 19, 2016 -- Protestors hold placards during the rally for the women murdered by U.S. military personnel in Okinawa, in Tokyo, Japan , June 19, 2016. Thousands of protestors gathered in front of parliament building in Tokyo on Sunday to call for the withdrawal of the U.S. military on the island. 1 comment