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39 min ago | Disney News and Disney Star News

Justin Bieber Flies To Tokyo, Japan With His Family

Justin Bieber Tweeted a note to his followers early this morning asking them to find him! Some of Justin's Beliebers found him in Tokyo, Japan with his family! We know for sure that Justin is traveling with his mom Pattie Mallette, but he also might be with his dad Jeremy Bieber.

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1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

Miyazato wins by 2 in Japan

Nagoya, Japan - Yusaku Miyazato carded a 6-under 65 on Sunday to claim a 2-stroke victory at the Token Homemate Cup.

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5 hrs ago | Suria

Japan steps up surveillance posture...

Japan bolstered its military surveillance capabilities in the southern island region of Okinawa over the weekend, reports said, as territorial tensions with China simmer.

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5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Japan steps up surveillance posture against China: reports

Japan bolstered its military surveillance capabilities in the southern island region of Okinawa over the weekend, reports said, as territorial tensions with China simmer.

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7 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Youngest winner on Japan women's tour at age 15

The amateur had five birdies against a lone bogey at Kumamoto Airport Country Club to finish at 11-under 205, one stroke ahead of South Korean Lee Bo-mee.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Nintendo's Game Boy marks 25th anniversary

Nintendo's trailblazing Game Boy marks its 25th anniversary Monday with the portable device's legacy living on in cutting-edge smartphone games and among legions of nostalgic fans.

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The Telegraph

Guide to being the perfect BengaLee

On Poila Baisakh, when most Bengalis were busy exchanging 'Happy Subho Nava Varsha' texts, a gift on arrived on our desk, claiming to be a tonic for a race long perceived to be on a back gear.

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Alabama Live

Runners to Japan -- April 19, 2014

Jeff Aiken of Alabaster is shown running a race in Japan in April 2012. Margaret DeHaye of Hoover, Mary Lee McMahon of Homewood, Bradley Whited of Sterrett and Aiken represented the Birmingham Track Club as they traveled to Birmingham Friendship City Maebashi, Japan.

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Anchorage Daily News

Kobe beats Kashima 3-2 to take lead in J-League

Davi gave Kashima a 2-1 lead early in the second half but Marquinhos equalized in the 66th minute and Ogawa sealed the win just two minutes later with his first goal of the season.

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Ubergizmo

One Sky, One Road Project Sees 80 Hour Drive Across Japan Recorded

Panasonic of Japan has managed to produce a full-length movie that depicts a 4,500-kilometer drive all the way from Cape Sata in Kagoshima Prefecture in the south to Cape Soya in Hokkaido in the north.

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Suria

Obama to bolster US 'rebalance' to Asia

President Barack Obama will use an Asian tour beginning next week to bolster US alliances in the region at a time of increased geopolitical tension.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Star Online

Cycling in Japan: Touring the city of Tokyo while surviving on budget meals

A group of Malaysians take their folding bikes on a tour of a fish market in Tokyo and temples in Kamakura, while surviving on budget meals.

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CBS Local

The Simpsons - 'Marge In Chains'

Homer sees an infomercial for "The Juice Loosener" on television and orders one.

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Pacific Daily News

Japan's electronic music scene

If you're a big fan of electronic dance music on Guam, no doubt you've bemoaned the fact that the Krewellas and Martin Garrixes of the world never come to our little island.

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News Max

Japan Whale Hunt to Kick Off in Pacific Despite Recent Court Ruling

Japan announced this week it will soon start a reduced whale hunt in the Pacific Ocean after shutting down its operations in Antarctica last month because of a ruling by the International Court of Justice.

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The Japan Times

Widow challenges no charges for Ghanaian husband's deportation death

The Japanese widow of a Ghanaian who died after being overpowered by immigration officials during deportation filed a complaint Friday against prosecutors' decision not to indict the officials.

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ComputerWorld

Japan gets first bitcoin ATM, two more on order

Formula One racing and cryptocurrency have nearly nothing in common -- except Suzuka.

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Business Times

Japan will continue scientific whaling in Pacific: reports

If confirmed, the move will likely spark anger among environmentalists who hailed last month's ruling by the UN's International Court of Justice that Tokyo's hunt in the Southern Ocean was a commercial activity disguised as science.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Energy Tribune

INTERVIEW-Japan's Osaka Gas seeks U.S. shale gas stake

Osaka Gas Co is looking to buy a stake in at least one U.S. shale gas project to help supply fuel to the Freeport LNG project in Texas, a senior company official said on Tuesday.

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NBC San Diego

4th Naval Officer Charged in Navy Bribery Scandal

A fourth U.S. Navy officer has been implicated in a far-reaching bribery scandal involving a defense contractor's CEO, an NCIS agent and multiple senior naval officials.

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