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GE in Talks With Two Suitors for Japan Commercial-Finance Operation

CAMP FOSTER, Japan — Pittsburgh and Gonzaga made a long trip to Japan to play a college basketball game. It must have seemed a lot longer when they only got to play 20 minutes. The Armed Forces Classic between No. 9 Gonzaga and the Panthers was 

Ezra F. Vogel, 85, a sociologist at Harvard University, has spent a lifetime studying China and Japan, writing a best-selling biography of the Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping and producing widely read studies of Japanese 

Abe and South Korean President Park Geun-hye, when they met earlier this month for their first one-on-one talks since taking office, agreed to resolve the comfort women issue as soon as possible, and Park has urged Japan to present a solution that is 

Pittsburgh and #9-ranked Gonzaga began their seasons yesterday at Foster Field House in the Marine Corps base on Okinawa, Japan, or at least they tried to. A slippery floor surface caused all manner of slips and falls, 

TOKYO — The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a 7-magnitude earthquake has struck off the southwest coast of Japan. The USGS says the quake struck at 5:51 a.m. local time (2051 GMT) about 159 kilometers (99 miles) 

GE in Talks With Two Suitors for Japan Commercial-Finance Operation

Next year's G7 summit in the Japanese city of Shima has already been hit by controversy. However, the row is not over policy, but over the meeting's official mascot, Aoshima Meg – a manga rendering of a teenage girl dressed as one of the area's famed

Host Japan erupted for nine runs in the sixth and seventh innings to overcome an early 2-0 deficit and rout the United States 10-2 in Premier 12 action on Saturday. Matt McBride (Rockies) homered to give Team USA an early edge, but Sho Nakata hit a 

Residents of Japan were under a tsunami warning Saturday morning after a nearly 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit just off shore near Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan. The earthquake was initially measured at 7.0-magnitude, but as the day went on, scientists were 

CAMP FOSTER, Japan — Pittsburgh and Gonzaga made a long trip to Japan to play a college basketball game. It must have seemed a lot longer when they only got to play 20 minutes. The Armed Forces Classic between No. 9 Gonzaga and the Panthers was 

Nintendo will bring Mother 3, the Game Boy Advance sequel to EarthBound, to its Virtual Console platform this December — but only in Japan. Mother 3's Wii U Virtual Console release was announced

Manga rows show why it's still Japan's medium of protest

A 7.0 magnitude earthquake has struck off the Japanese coast, some 159 km (99 miles) south west of the city Makurazaki in the Kagoshima Prefecture. Tsunami warnings have been issued by the Japanese meteorological 

TAOYUAN, TAIWAN – Samurai Japan clobbered the United States and clinched a quarterfinal berth at the Premier 12 in the process. Sho Nakata, Yoshitomo Tsutsugo and Nobuhiro Matsuda stepped up offensively and Japan scored nine runs across the sixth 

TOKYO (AP) — USGS: Magnitude-7 earthquake strikes southwest of Japan. KRON4'S REAL TIME EARTHQUAKE MAPS. The USGS says the quake struck at 5:51 a.m. local time (2051 GMT) about 159 kilometers (99 miles) 

Next year's G7 summit in the Japanese city of Shima has already been hit by controversy. However, the row is not over policy, but over the meeting's official mascot, Aoshima Meg – a manga rendering of a teenage girl dressed as one of the area's famed

Gonzaga and Pitt tried to play on a temporary court at Camp Foster in Okinawa, Japan as part of the Armed Forces Classic. But as the game progressed, the court itself became a major problem. The court was too slippery, 

Manga rows show why it's still Japan's medium of protest

TOKYO (AP) — USGS: Magnitude-7 earthquake strikes southwest of Japan. KRON4'S REAL TIME EARTHQUAKE MAPS. The USGS says the quake struck at 5:51 a.m. local time (2051 GMT) about 159 kilometers (99 miles) 

Residents of Japan were under a tsunami warning Saturday morning after a nearly 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit just off shore near Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan. The earthquake was initially measured at 7.0-magnitude, but as the day went on, scientists were 

TOKYO (AP) — USGS: Magnitude-7 earthquake strikes southwest of Japan. KRON4'S REAL TIME EARTHQUAKE MAPS. The USGS says the quake struck at 5:51 a.m. local time (2051 GMT) about 159 kilometers (99 miles) 

Pittsburgh and #9-ranked Gonzaga began their seasons yesterday at Foster Field House in the Marine Corps base on Okinawa, Japan, or at least they tried to. A slippery floor surface caused all manner of slips and falls, 

Residents of Japan were under a tsunami warning Saturday morning after a nearly 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit just off shore near Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan. The earthquake was initially measured at 7.0-magnitude, but as the day went on, scientists were 

Manga rows show why it's still Japan's medium of protest

Residents of Japan were under a tsunami warning Saturday morning after a nearly 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit just off shore near Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan. The earthquake was initially measured at 7.0-magnitude, but as the day went on, scientists were 

TOKYO — The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a 7-magnitude earthquake has struck off the southwest coast of Japan. The USGS says the quake struck at 5:51 a.m. local time (2051 GMT) about 159 kilometers (99 miles) 

TAOYUAN, TAIWAN – Samurai Japan clobbered the United States and clinched a quarterfinal berth at the Premier 12 in the process. Sho Nakata, Yoshitomo Tsutsugo and Nobuhiro Matsuda stepped up offensively and Japan scored nine runs across the sixth 

CAMP FOSTER, Japan — Pittsburgh and Gonzaga made a long trip to Japan to play a college basketball game. It must have seemed a lot longer when they only got to play 20 minutes. The Armed Forces Classic between No. 9 Gonzaga and the Panthers was 

People over the sage of 65 make up a quarter of Japan's population, and it's on track to reach 40 per cent. The top-heavy demographic creates huge challenges for government and the economy. Now the country is tackling the problem with innovative 

No. 9 Gonzaga-Pitt in Japan canceled after half because of slippery floor

To host one major global sporting event might be considered good fortune, but to host two in a couple of years shows not luck but planning and ambition. At the end of this decade Japan will stage the 2019 Rugby World Cup, and the next year the Olympic

Daisuke Takakura seems to have gathered up Japanese women and cloned them over and over. From classrooms on the moon to ghosts in the gymnasium, his images show a strange new world of human copycats.

Not only do the bags say “Handsome Man” or “Cool Guy” chips, they also come with dreamboat trading cards.

Transportation Blog. NBC5 Video: How the bullet trains planned for Texas operate in Japan So long as we have courteous Japanese to use it, it will work. When you allow You paid for someone to go to Japan? Corporate 

Whether it is because of Abe's shift to a newly militaristic doctrine or simply its proximity to a more sabre-rattling China is unclear, but Britain's Foreign Office just added Japan to its list of "dangerous" or "partially dangerous"