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  1. Terrifying video footage emerges of turbulence that injured five on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Passengers aboard American Airlines Flight 280 from South Korea to Dallas screamed in terror as their Boeing jet shook violently and dipped after hitting bad turbulence Tuesday. New video recorded in the first class section of the plane and in coach shows the panic and chaos among the passengers, some of whom turned to prayer as their jet jerked from side to side, scattering food and plates everywhere.

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  2. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  3. Visiting Tokyo And New York: How Costs CompareRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Investopedia

    Most visitors already know that when they step off the plane in New York City or Tokyo, they'lli need a full wallet. But when you consult websites like Expatistan and Numbeo, which calculate the price differences between living in various cities, you'll see that the cost of living in Tokyo is - surprisingly - at least 25 percent less than in New York.

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  4. Grand Hyatt Brand Invites Travelers to Live Grand for the Holidays around the WorldRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Business Wire

    With thousands of events hosted during the holiday season and unique traditions brought to life, Grand Hyatt hotels take pride in providing an abundance of possibilities for Living Grand in ways both big and small. "By definition the Grand Hyatt brand celebrates grandness in service, design and hospitality," said Katherine Melchior Ray, Vice President of Luxury Brands for Hyatt.

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  5. Flight from Seoul to Dallas-Fort Worth lands at Tokyo after turbulenceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    An American Airlines jet encountered severe air turbulence shortly after taking off from Seoul, South Korea, prompting an unscheduled landing at Narita International Airport in Tokyo after 14 people asked for medical attention. The airline says four passengers and a crew member needed hospital treatment, but none of those injuries are life-threatening.

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  6. Filmmaker's "Journey" Leads to Academy Award & Grammy Winning TeamRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | PR.com

    Burbank, CA, December 17, 2014 -- -- The Misty Falls Motion Picture Company is pleased to announce the addition of Oscar-winning visual effects artist Doug Drexler and Grammy-winning songwriter and arranger Les Reed OBE to its production team for the WWII documentary, Journey To Royal. Drexler will serve as Visual Effects Supervisor, while Reed will compose original songs for the soundtrack.

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  7. Hill of Freedom: 'Looking for lost love in a Seoul back alley'Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Speaking in another language makes you a different person, especially, I've noticed, if you happen to be a non-native fluent in Japanese. The mild-mannered Aussie transforms into a slangy tough-guy, rolling his r's and living in his own mental version of a yakuza movie.

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  8. Morris Rotary recruiting teens for Japan tripRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Morristown Green

    Ever dreamed of visiting Japan? If you're a Morris County resident between the ages of 16-19, you could get your chance next summer. Area Rotary clubs are recruiting 28 students from Morris, Sussex, Warren and Essex counties for an exchange trip from June 25-July 16, 2015.

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  9. Silence is golden in art-comedy for allRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    "I've been drawing pictures for as long as I can remember," Kentaro Kobayashi said when I asked him how he came to be such a versatile and popular entertainer. Sporting a smart white shirt, the good-looking Yokohama native went on to explain that he wasn't very good at school, but he "always worked hard in art lessons and loved writing stories."

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  10. Japan and others gain from Jamaican brain drainRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Dave Collymore, a 34-year-old Jamaican, has been a resident of Japan for the past seven years. He was recruited as an assistant language teacher to teach English to elementary school kids in a rural area of Okayama Prefecture, where, it turned out, unsurprisingly, he was the only black person. 2 comments

  11. Obama fundraiser describes his terrifying turbulence ordeal aboard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    A Dallas attorney with close ties to President Obama was aboard the ill-fated American Airlines flight that hit severe turbulence over the Pacific Ocean and shared photos online showing the chaos reigning inside the shaken-up jet. Flight 280, a Boeing 777-200 heading from Incheon, South Korea, to Dallas/Forth Worth airport, was flying over Japan when the plane dropped suddenly and was rocked intensely for 30 to 40 seconds.

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  12. Turbulence hospitalizes 5 on AA flight from Korea to TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    An American Airlines flights from Seoul to Dallas/Fort Worth is diverting to Tokyo Narita because of turbulence, airline officials have confirmed to Today in the Sky. That comes after flight-tracking service Turbulence hospitalizes 5 on AA flight from Korea to Texas An American Airlines flights from Seoul to Dallas/Fort Worth is diverting to Tokyo Narita because of turbulence, airline officials have confirmed to Today in the Sky.

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  13. Five hospitalized after turbulence on American Airlines flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    Five people were hospitalized with injuries Tuesday after turbulence forced an American Airlines flight en route from Seoul to Dallas to divert to an airport in Japan. A bad winter storm was to blame for the rough skies, which prompted an emergency landing in Narita, near Tokyo.

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  14. Record tourist numbers lift Japanese railway and retail stocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Investors are snapping up Japanese stocks in the retail and transportation sectors, thanks to a weaker yen that has lured a record number of foreign visitors in one of the few bright spots for the economy. The yen has tumbled to seven-year lows making Japan cheaper for tourists and helping companies that cater to tourists such as railway operators and some retailers.

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  15. Flight from Seoul to Dallas-Fort Worth lands at Tokyo after turbulence, 5 treated at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    An American Airlines jet encountered severe air turbulence shortly after taking off from Seoul, South Korea, prompting an unscheduled landing at Narita International Airport in Tokyo after 14 people asked for medical attention. The airline says four passengers and a crew member needed hospital treatment, but none of those injuries are life-threatening.

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  16. Fujita Kanko Goes Global with Seoul Hotel Opening in 2018Read the original story

    Tuesday | Hotel Interactive

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  17. Nut-Rageous: Korean Air Faces Potential $1.3 Million Fine, Suspension Of New York FlightsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Forbes.com

    I think I ended up as Forbes' business travel blogger because I'm the only Wharton MBA to become a travel writer. I grew up in New England and worked in finance in Tokyo before B-school.

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  18. Severe turbulence causes injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Stuff.co.nz

    A number of people were injured when turbulence struck an American Airlines flight from Seoul to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. "American Airlines Flight 280, a Boeing 777-200 from Seoul to Dallas/Fort Worth has diverted to Tokyo because of turbulence during the flight.

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  19. Five injured from turbulence on American Seoul-DFW flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star-Telegram.com

    Five people were hospitalized after an American Airlines flight encountered severe turbulence while flying from Seoul to Dallas/Fort Worth. The Fort Worth-based carrier said American flight 280 diverted to Tokyo after hitting the severe weather.

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  20. Turbulence: Injuries on AA Flight Headed to DFW Diverted to TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KYTX-TV News

    Warm beaches with sunny skies may sound like a pretty nice way to live, but there may be a downside to the coastal life. It hits you where it hurts most, your wallet.

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