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Witness: AEG spent $24 million on Jackson concerts
Legend Award winner Michael Jackson poses with his award at the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards at the Yoyogi National Athletic Stadium May 27, 2006 in Tokyo, Japan.
Sun May 19, 2013
Pink Spades a Fantasy Fiction : Part 4
Aleasha Whitney Wilson is a Loveland High School graduate who studied liberal arts at UC Raymond Walters College and Fine Arts/Drawing at Northern Kentucky University.
Thu May 16, 2013
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Iryn Namubiru Learning Japanese Language in Detention
Iryn told her lawyer that it has been unfortunate to her that even if she asks for salt ,she can not get it because as a prisoner she can not get an interpreter.She said that most people use sign language.
Will Smith: a No Emancipation For The Smith Kidsa
Will Smith and Jaden Smith pose for photo during the 'After Earth' Press Conference at the Ritz Carlton Tokyo on May 2, 2013 in Tokyo, Japan Following a report that Jaden, 14, was looking to become legally free from his parents, the father-son duo set the record straight on Wednesday's "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." "The thing that people don't get is ... (more)
Cannes: Japan's NHK Showcases Ultra HD Camera
The first film shot in 8K will be screened at Cannes, demonstrating what the Japanese broadcaster is calling "the final format." TOKYO Japan's public broadcaster NHK will showcase its next-generation 8K Super Hi-Vision format with screenings at Cannes on May 16 and 17 of the first short feature shot in the ultra-HD system.
Context Launches Kyoto and Tokyo Japan Walking Tours
Context, the critically acclaimed walking tour company whose small-group, scholar-led "walking seminars" have revolutionized day tours in cities across Europe and North America, announces its continued expansion into Asia with the opening of tours in Tokyo and Kyoto.
Moodys Stable credit trend for Asian non-financial corporates ex-Japan
TOKYO, Japan - The United Nations has found that financial sanctions against North Korea have bore fruit as the ability of the Communist nation to push ahead with its nuclear ... Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who is 84, is being retried in Cairo.
Wed May 15, 2013
Star Ball Soccer Ball From Perrocaliente Gives Futsal Some Star Power
Are you ready for the Off-World Cup? How about a Space Jam remake with a soccer theme? The Star Ball soccer ball from Perrocaliente features a striking pattern of five-pointed stars and irregular nonagons designed for, er, universal appeal.
10 Cool and Unusual Starbucks Locations from Around the World
Let's face it, most people go to Starbucks for the free Wi-Fi, and occasionally a drink or two.
Court OKs Mike Arroyo trips to Tokyo, HK
The Sandiganbayan Fourth Division has granted former First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo's petition to travel abroad next month.
Tue May 14, 2013
Confirming poison gas use in Syria will be tough task
It took Tokyo police just three hours to confirm the use of sarin gas when members of a doomsday cult attacked five crowded subway cars in 1995, killing 13 people and sickening thousands of passengers.
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It carries out the acquisition of oil and gas properties, and the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas.
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Starbucks opens new Meguro store in Tokyo
Starbucks Coffee Company has opened the new Starbucks Meguro store in Tokyo, Japan with its design inspired by the traditional Japanese 'Ichi-go ichi-e' service spirit.
Mon May 13, 2013
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Iryn Namubiru to Spend 40 Days in Jail Ahead of Court Hearing
Iryn Namubiru is going to spend 40 days in jail ahead of her court hearing which is supposed to take place mid-June. She is to be either be charged or set free at the court hearing.
Brunei And Japan Uphold Strong Relations
His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan yesterday highlighted the growing ties between the two countries.
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New thugs on block sidestep the usual suspects
Crime scene: A 31-year-old bar owner was beaten to death at this club in Tokyo's Roppongi entertainment district in September by a group of 'jun boryokudan,' a new type of gangster whose activities are deemed just short of being organized crime.
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Kyodo news summary -9-
TOKYO, May 13 -- _ ---------- H.K. securities watchdog revokes tycoon Li's property scheme HONG KONG - An investment-linked property sales scheme offered by a company owned by Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing to counter government measures to cool the property did not get proper authorization, the Securities and Futures Commission said Monday.
Sun May 12, 2013
Namubiru's promoter denies being on the run
Tumwesigye said that he is not on the run as some people and media houses are claiming because he is ignorant about the drugs that the singer was arrested with at Narita International airport in Tokyo, Japan on May 3. "I am not on the run otherwise I would not be here with you to have my say; I lost over Sh64m in this project and I consider to sue ... (more)