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  1. Broncos Cheerleaders Japan Travel JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denver Broncos

    Denver Broncos cheerleaders Michelle and Kisa report on their travels to Japan visiting Tokyo and as representatives at a travel conference. Michelle and Kisa writing to you from Tokyo, Japan, during the Broncos bye week.


  2. tofubeats calls on pals for his 'First Album'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Yusuke Kawai tries to start a para para dance halfway through his Sept. 5 DJ set, but the inside of an Apple Store isn't an ideal space for this endeavor.


  3. Japan braces for possible Mount Fuji eruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Arirang TV

    Mount Fuji is the highest point on the Japanese archipelago, rising 700 meters taller than Mount Ontake. Located not far from major cities like Tokyo and Yokohama, the mountain has recently been showing some signs that an eruption may be coming, including sinking roads and receding lake waters in the area.


  4. Japan's Imperial Hotel To Open Singapore Sales Office TomorrowRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 30 -- Tokyo's legendary 124-year-old Imperial Hotel, Ltd is set to open its first full-service Southeast Asian sales office in Singapore on Oct 1. The sales office is located at Robinson Road and would be headed by the hotel's former Asian Market General Manager Shohei Sekido, said a statement issued in Tokyo, Japan. The move is to reinforce the premier hotel's marketing efforts within the increasingly important ASEAN region.


  5. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    14 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.


  6. Motivated women in tsunami-hit Ishinomaki launch new businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    Starting up a business never occurred to Sachiko Setsuda, a 50-year-old housewife, until her community in Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, was devastated by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. But Setsuda is now busy preparing to open a cake shop in a temporary shopping area run by survivors of the calamity, motivated by a seven-month entrepreneurship seminar offered for free by Nihon L'Oreal K.K, the Japan unit of French cosmetics giant L'Oreal S.A. The seminar is designed to help women in the city start up businesses, and includes lessons on basic marketing, advice from local business operators and lectures by prominent female business leaders.


  7. Korea, Japan to hold vice ministerial talks WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arirang TV

    Amid signs of warming bilateral ties, the vice foreign ministers from Korea and Japan will meet for talks later this week. Seoul's foreign ministry says First Vice Minister Cho Tae-yong will travel to Tokyo this Wednesday for the 13th round of Strategic Dialogue.


  8. "Wahu Geino Butai" Japanese Art Theatre Breaks a New Ground in HokkaidoRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    Debut performance of WAHU GEINO BUTAI [Sponsor: KITAIDOM INC. / Cosponsor: Tokyo International Cultural exchange Association ] will start on October 7 , 2014 in Sunpiazza Theater .


  9. Costs, politics erode chances for a Tokyo casino by 2020Read the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Plans to open Japan's first casino in Tokyo before the 2020 Olympics are becoming increasingly unlikely, with developers facing skyrocketing building costs and a city government that no longer considers casino development an economic priority. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called legalising casino gambling a pillar of his plan to revive economic growth.


  10. Hotels, railway companies in Kansai cater to Muslim touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    Behind the move are hopes that tourists from Southeast Asia will further increase, as the central government eases their visa requirements An increasing number of hotels and railway companies in the Kansai region are becoming more hospitable to overseas Muslim tourists who strictly follow Islamic law by offering appropriately prepared meals, facilities for prayer and language services. Behind the move are hopes that tourists from Southeast Asia will further increase, as the central government eases their visa requirements.


  11. 'Super Smash Bros' For Nintendo 3DS XL Can Hamper Gaming...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | International Business Times

    A man looks at a billboard of Nintendo Co Ltd's new 3DS handheld game console in Chiba, east of Tokyo September 29, 2010. Nintendo Co Ltd said on Wednesday it would launch a 3D-capable version of its DS handheld game console in Japan on Feb. 26 and in the United States in March, missing the crucial year-end shopping season.


  12. Cheap Hotel In KyotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | LivePressWorld

    If you are planning to go to Japan, Kyoto ought to be your first location. Kyoto has virtually countless Buddhist temples and lots of lovely gardens and palaces.


  13. 30 found in 'cardiac arrest' on Japan volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | TheBostonChannel.com

    Police said Sunday that at least 30 people have been discovered in a state of "cardiac arrest" on a Japanese volcano that started erupting a day earlier. The description of the people's condition means they were found without a pulse and weren't breathing but hadn't yet been declared dead by a doctor.


  14. Jean-Georges Vongerichten: 'What you eat as a child forms your palate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Japan Times

    Name: Jean-Georges Vongerichten Age: 57 Nationality: French Occupation: Chef, restaurant owner Likes: Life, entertaining, eating, paddle boarding, traveling Dislikes: "Zoo food" - snake, kangaroo, things from the zoo 1. What made you decide to open Jean-Georges in Tokyo? We have a big Japanese clientele in New York that has been supporting us for the past 18 years. I wanted to do a smaller restaurant with a counter, connected to what's happening in Tokyo.


  15. Cacau strike guides Cerezo past RedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Japan Times

    Former Germany international Cacau struck a superb winner to lift Cerezo Osaka out of the relegation zone thank to a surprise 1-0 victory at home to J-League leaders Urawa Reds on Saturday. Cacau took a pass from Kenyu Sugimoto and rifled in off the inside of the post from 25 meters in the 68th minute at Yanmar Stadium, and Cerezo held on to snap Red's four-game winning streak and move into 14th spot in the 18-team table.


  16. Land of Smiles on Chinese holiday listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Bangkok Post

    Chinese travellers have chosen four Thai locations among their top 10 favourite searches for the upcoming National Day "Golden Week" holiday. Bangkok, Phuket, Chiang Mai and Koh Samui ranked third, sixth, eighth and tenth, respectively, in searches for the seven-day holiday that starts next Wednesday, according to data from booking website Hotels.com.


  17. Cafe Du Monde's Japanese doppelgangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Times-Picayune

    Cafe Du Monde President Jay Roman sips his coffee in front of the family business in the French Quarter on September 26, 2014 as Vietnamese tourist, Hieu Ksong finishes taking a selfie in front of the iconic original coffee stand. Cafe du Monde - which translates in English to "world cafe" - truly is worldly.


  18. Five money saving tips for the travel junkieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Examiner.com

    Are you a travel junkie who books your own flights and hotels but is not sure the best ways to maximize your dollar? There are many tricks which can help you ease your pain: a Don't book a flight for travel during high season . Shoulder season are always the cheapest for hotels and airfare.


  19. Japan's hottest new souvenir: SchoolbagsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | WICU12 Erie

    It's probably been a few years since you packed your books and lunch in a bag, kissed your mom at the door and stumbled off to grade school. But if you've got a friend traveling to Japan, you might soon find yourself slinging an old-timey book bag over your shoulders.


  20. 2014 MLB Japan All-Star Tour ballparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | MLB.com

    The 2014 MLB all star series will be held the first couple weeks of November. The best of five series will be played in the Osaka, Sapporo and Tokyo domes with two exhibitions planned at Okinawa and Koshien.