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23 min ago | Stickyrice

Seoul Dining

Twenty-two years ago, while living in Sapporo, Japan, I nearly made it to Seoul.

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4 hrs ago | Korea Herald

Reprocessing plant to give Japan enough plutonium for 2,000 bombs a year: US expert

Japan would be able to produce enough plutonium to make about 2,000 atomic bombs a year if a nuclear fuel reprocessing plant in the country's northeast goes into operation, a U.S. nuclear nonproliferation expert has warned.

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8 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Strong earthquake hits east Japan

Tiles of a building are scattered after the magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck on March 14, 2014 in Kure, Hiroshima, Japan.

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12 hrs ago | ABC News

Sexist rant sparks gender issues for Japan PM

ASHLEY HALL: The Japanese prime minister concluded a successful visit to Australia this week, but he's returned home to a brewing national debate about sexism and the role of women.

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16 hrs ago | Canada.com

MP wants to meet with airport over flood of runway noise complaints

Gavin Young, Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB: JUNE 28, 2014 -- Air Canada flight AC9, a Boeing 767 to Tokyo, Japan, was the first scheduled flight to take-off from the Calgary International Airport's new $600 million runway on Saturday afternoon June 28, 2014.

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21 hrs ago | Navarre Press

Today is Friday, July 11, the 192nd day of 2014

On July 11, 1914, Babe Ruth made his Major League baseball debut, pitching the Boston Red Sox to a 4-3 victory over Cleveland.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

KYTX-TV News

A 6.8-magnitude quake struck near Fukushima, tsunami warning issued for Tohoku coast.

We know that sitting all day long, whether at a desk or on the couch, can be bad for your health.

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Japanese citizen sues govt. over military expansion attempts

Japanese Ground Self Defense forces' helicopters fly over tanks during the new year exercise in Narashino in Chiba prefecture, suburban Tokyo Tokyo has been handed a lawsuit seeking to block Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's move towards expanding the military.

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Daily World

Strong quake hits Japan, triggering tsunami warning

Workers construct an ice wall to freeze highly toxic water at tsunami-crippled Tokyo Electric Power Co.'

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The Las Vegas Sun

Strong earthquake shakes northern Japan, tsunami advisory issued.

A Tokyo Electric Power Co.' s staff member measures the radiation in the air as workers prepare materials which will be used to create a frozen underground wall to surround the crippled reactor buildings at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'

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Daily DDT

Is Adam Rose Still In The Dog House? + Tokyo, Japan Results

He was not used on Raw and that is a bad sign according to the observer. As noted before, Vince McMahon's right hand man, WWE producer Kevin Dunn does not like the Rose gimmick.

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KATC-TV Lafayette

Today in History for July 11, 2014

Today is Friday, July 11, the 192nd day of 2014. There are 173 days left in the year.

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WBNS

Today In History, July 11

Today is Friday, July 11, the 192nd day of 2014. There are 173 days left in the year.

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Christian Science Monitor

Japan moves toward putting its money on a casino culture

Visitors play Pachinko, a Japanese form of legal gambling, at Dynam Japan Holdings Co.'

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MySanAntonio.com

Japan musician Ryuichi Sakamoto has throat cancer

Japanese musician Ryuichi Sakamoto , who shared an Oscar for Bernardo Bertolucci 's "The Last Emperor" score, has been diagnosed with throat cancer and has canceled his upcoming performances to focus on his health.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

EDGE

Farmer's Phone Falls from Pocket and Shows Up in Japan

Oklahoma farmer Kevin Whitney thought his iPhone was lost for good when it fell into a grain elevator last year.

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Dear Kitty

Australian Prime Minister praises Japanese World War II violent attack on Sydney

Democracy Now! is broadcasting from Tokyo, Japan, today in the first of three special broadcasts.

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Stars and Stripes

Naval Forces Japan helps lift geo restrictions for on-base internet

Geographic restrictions have kept many servicemembers from using the Internet to watch their favorite TV shows while posted overseas.

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The Peninsula

Flood, havoc as typhoon hits Japan

TOKYO: Typhoon Neoguri slammed into the Japanese mainland yesterday bringing widespread flooding, ripping trees from their roots and leaving houses half-buried under mud, as tens of thousands were urged to seek shelter.

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Examiner.com

Serenity Abounds at Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden Springfield, MO

One of the oldest attractions at the Springfield Botanical Gardens is the 7.5 acre, Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden .

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