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13 hrs ago | Competitor Magazine

Photos: 2014 Badwater 135

After enduring miles of long, steep climbs and a hot, cloudless sky, two new faces stood atop the podium at the end of the 2014 AdventureCORPS Badwater 135.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Chinese Food Scandal Spreads To Japan

A food scandal involving Chinese meat supplier Shanghai Husi Food Co. Ltd. has spread to Japan with at least two companies halting sale of products supplied by the firm.

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Time

This Website Knows Where Your Cat Lives

Attention all 4.9 million users of the #Catstagram hashtag: You're being watched.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

CBS Local

Beef Pollutes More Than Pork, Poultry, Study Says

A customer looks at a U.S. beef product at a branch of U.S. owned supermarket Costco on Aug. 9, 2006 in Chiba, Japan.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Beef, Meat, Pork, Japan, World News, Bard College, Agriculture, Science

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Toyota is gambling on fuel cells

Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, World News, Japan,

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

After hybrid success, Toyota gambles on fuel cell

Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Japan Times

'Cosplay' craze a boon for business

The popularity of Japanese anime around the world has triggered the growth of a variety of businesses targeting those who like to dress up as a favorite character from a manga or anime, known as "cosplay," as in "costume play."

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Anime and Manga, Japan, World News

Circulation

Lipoprotein Subfractions Highly Associated With Renal Damage in...

From the Department of Genome Research and Clinical Application, Graduate School of Medicine and Center for Advanced Medicine, Chiba University Hospital , Chiba University, Chiba, Japan; Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands ; Department of Nephrology in Internal Medicine, ... (more)

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Bradenton.com

Cuban outfielder Despaigne signs with Chiba Lotte

The 28-year-old Despaigne has hit 220 career home runs in the Cuban baseball league, and was MVP in the preliminary round of Pool A at the World Baseball Classic last year.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

International Business Times

Gwyneth Paltrow-Chris Martin: 'Operated Like A Couple' in...

The "consciously uncoupling" couple Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, hinted of a possible "recoupling" when reports claimed they looked the happily married couple while in the Hamptons with their children.

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Related Topix: Iron Man, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Gwyneth Paltrow, Dance, Coldplay, Pop/Rock, Japan, World News

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Sys-Con Media

His Imperial Highness Prince Akishino to Welcome Kiwanis International Convention Attendees

His Imperial Highness Prince Akishino will welcome more than 2,000 Kiwanis convention attendees during the opening session of the 99th Annual Kiwanis International Convention in Chiba, Japan next Thursday.

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OpEdNews

Does Tepco own a radioactive marshland in Oze national park it can not sell?

At the early stages of the Fukushima nuclear disaster I wondered if the Oze National park had been contaminated from nuclear fallout.

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Russia Taday

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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Thu Jul 10, 2014

NHK World

Tropical storm lands near Tokyo -NHK World English

Tropical storm Neoguri hit Chiba Prefecture, near Tokyo, after travelling east-northeast along the Pacific coast of central Japan.

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Related Topix: Japan, World News, Weather

Mail on Sunday

Now THAT'S a power plant! Indoor farm grows 10,000 heads of lettuce ...

Killer who raped ex-girlfriend's 11-year-old daughter before suffocating her to death set to be executed tonight in Florida Scientists crack the emotional code: Brain uses same signal to store what we feel whether we smell, taste or touch Now THAT'S a power plant! Indoor farm grows 10,000 heads of lettuce a DAY using lights that mimic day and night ... (more)

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Natural Disasters, Flood, World News, Japan, Life, Food, Vegetables

Kotaku

The Most Amazing Places to Pee and Poop in Japan

Japan is famous for its high tech toilets. But the country also has some truly unique restrooms to go with those fancy toilets.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Forbes.com

The Four Top Tokyo Day Trips

Tokyo likely sits on top of your travel bucket list, but you'd be remiss to limit your Japan travels to the one city.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

OhNoTheyDidnt

Since we know Gaga lurks ONTD! A history on Madonna SLAYING Stadiums World wide for 32 years

The list of people that can sell out stadium shows or a stadium tour is a very small list, that list is even smaller when we talk about females that can book a stadium show/tour.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Paul Tan's Automotive News

Mazda MX-5 - next-gen roadster to debut in September

On September 4, Mazda will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of its iconic front-engined, rear-wheel drive sports car, the Mazda MX-5 , at the Mazda Roadster Thanks Day in Chiba, Japan.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Two Moderate Quakes Jolt Eastern Japan

Two moderate earthquakes jolted Ibaraki and Chiba prefectures in eastern Japan early Thursday, Xinhua news agency reported.

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