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4 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

Jim Jewell: Admiral Baker: A world apart

After I left Lebanon 47 years ago, I would often grouse about how hot and humid it was in the summers there.


Related Topix: US Navy, US News, US Military, San Diego, CA, Mission Valley (San Diego, CA), Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Marie, Japan, World News, Opinion

11 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Oakland fifth-graders attend convention in Japan

Four Oakland fifth-graders and their chaperone participated in the 26th annual Asian Pacific Children's Convention, which was held July 10-24 in Fukuoka, Japan.


Related Topix: Oakland, CA, World News, Japan, Education Etc., UC Berkeley

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Miami Herald

Fujita edges Liang in playoff to win in Japan

South Florida Congressman Joe Garcia helps Lloyd Louis, 9, cast his bait at the Rickenbacker Causeway during a recent outing with the Mahogany Youth Corporation.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Joe Garcia, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Florida, World News, Japan

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Time to grow up, end the smear and fear

THERE were traffic delays along Greenhill Rd this morning, as hundreds of consumers made the most of a station's offer of petrol for under $1 a litre.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Japan,

Fri Aug 29, 2014

West Hawaii Today

Japanese public seen as biggest obstacle to Fukushima restart

Japan is facing the toughest test yet in its effort to restore nuclear energy more than three years after the Fukushima disaster: scrutiny from a skeptical population.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Asia, Nuclear Energy, Fulton County, GA, Roswell, GA, Europe, Angela Merkel, Germany

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

6.1-Magnitude Quake Jolts Off Southwest Japan

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake jolted off Kyushu area in southwest Japan early Friday with no injuries or damages reported, China's Xinhua news agency reported.


Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, World News, Japan, Thailand

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Nikkei Net Interactive

Medical device makers see gold in silver population

As Asian countries become more prosperous, they are undergoing the familiar pattern of population growth and aging.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Cancer, Health, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer

Nikkei Net Interactive

George Magnus: The clock is ticking for an aging Asia

The rapid aging of the population is widely recognized as one of the most daunting challenges facing developed economies, such as Japan and Germany.


Related Topix: Japan, World News, Asian-American


Japan Tour back in action at KBC Augusta

The Japan Tour swings back into action as their 2014 schedule heats up this week with the playing of the RZ Everlasting KBC Augusta tournament at the Keya Golf Club in Fukuoka in the very north of the southern island of Kyushu.


Related Topix: World News, Japan

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Japanese Public Seen as Biggest Obstacle to Nuke Restart

Japan is facing the toughest test yet in its effort to restore nuclear energy to the country more than three years after the Fukushima disaster: scrutiny from a skeptical population.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Asia, Nuclear Energy, Fulton County, GA, Roswell, GA, Europe, Germany, Angela Merkel

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Home Blood Pressure and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients During...

From the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotsuke, Japan ; Keio University, Yokohama, Japan ; The Life Planning Center Foundation, Tokyo, Japan ; Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Medical Science Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan ; Daiichi ... (more)


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The Nation

Strong leaders in a fragile Asia

Not long ago, Asians suffered weak governments. Japan stumbled through a series of short-lived and unpopular leaders and, in China, the last years under president Hu Jintao saw necessary reforms postponed.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, India, Asia, Hu Jintao, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Xi Jinping, Opinion

NHK World

NRA safety plan over volcano eruptions questioned

Experts on volcanoes are posing questions about the safety guidelines of Japan's nuclear regulator in dealing with volcanic eruptions.


Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, World News, Japan, Asia,

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Indian Express

Making friends with the middle

When External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj sits down with Vietnamese leaders in Hanoi on Monday, a widely shared concern in Asia will be at the top of the agenda: How does one deal with an increasingly assertive China and the uncertain dynamic in Beijing's relations with Washington? During his visit to New Delhi earlier this month, US Secretary ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, India, Japan, Opinion

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Daily Mail

International probe into Japanese businessman, 24, behind 'Thai...

'I've killed a lot. And if I need to, I'll kill a whole bunch more': Ferguson cop suspended for racist, sexist, homophobic speech caught on video after he pushed CNN's Don Lemon live on-air Meet the man who DELIBERATELY sabotaged Starbucks pay-it-forward line that had gone on for 10 hours and 457 customers Florida dad who said he 'absolutely ... (more)


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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Altoona Mirror

Marjorie M. Barnett

Marjorie M. Barnett, 86, a resident at Homewood at Martinsburg, formerly of Roaring Spring, went home to be with the Lord Thursday evening at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring.


Related Topix: Roaring Spring, PA, Hollidaysburg, PA, Duncansville, PA, World News, Japan, US Military, US Navy, Claysburg, PA

Stars and Stripes

Bonhomme Richard flight deck unfit for flight operations, could delay next deployment

The USS Bonhomme Richard sits moored at Fleet Activities Sasebo Japan. Inspectors found that the recent $3 million resurfacing of the Bonhomme Richard did not set properly, meaning its deck is unsafe for flight operations.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Boat Disaster, US Military, US Navy, US News

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Fiji Times

Japanese students on cultural exchange trip

Update: 6:30PM STUDENTS from secondary and primary schools in Fukuoka, Japan who are here on a week-long home stay cultural exchange program were today welcomed at the Suva Vocational Centre.


Related Topix: World News, Japan, Fiji,

Minot Daily News

Harvey Demke

Harvey Demke was born Feb. 26, 1927, on a farm northeast of Goodrich, a son of Fred Demke and Natalia Demke.


Related Topix: Goodrich, ND, US Military, US Navy, Point Mugu, World News, Japan, Minot, ND, Bismarck, ND

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Incidence and Outcome of Surgical Procedures After Coronary Artery...

From the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Hypertension , and Cardiovascular and Gastoroenterological Surgery, Advanced Therapeutics Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disorders , Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan; Department of Cardiovascular Medicine , and Department of Cardiovascular ... (more)


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