Reeling from the attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. needed to hit back, and fast. Enter 5’4” Jimmy Doolittle, who led a raid on Tokyo that knocked Japan back.
Japan Times: Campaigning for Sunday’s second wave of quadrennial unified local elections has highlighted a legal loophole that allows candidates to go to extremes — including nudity — to gain votes. In contrast with the ubiquitous portrait shots preferred by … Continue reading ?
Preordering Rhythm Heaven The Best+ from Amazon JP nets you this nifty microfiber pouch #nintendo #3DS pic.twitter.com/WLRunpKk6B — NintendoTweet (@NintendoTweet) April 24, 2015
Harajuku Girls you got the wicked style I like the way that you are, I am your biggest fan… Katy Perry's got us singing Gwen Stefani's ode to Japanese fashionistas with her latest pics from Japan! [ Related: Is Katy Dating John Mayer Again??? ] The singer posted shots of herself and her entourage dressed in the eclectic and [...]
A senior White House official said that Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will review progress made toward finalizing the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement during Abe’s official visit to Washington on Tuesday...
A senior White House official said that John Kerry and Secretary of Defense Aston Carter will meet with their Japanese counterparts in New York City on Monday where they will reveal a transformation in US-Japan relations.
Today's comic by Mark Fiore is Death & Destruction, Inc. What's coming up on Sunday Kos... A drone too far, by DarkSyde Now they just kill us one by one, by Denise Oliver Velez Japan laps the U.S. with new high speed train, by Mark E...Show More Summary
Caroline Atkinson is White House deputy national security adviser for international economics. Obama is seeking so-called fast-track authority from Congress to negotiate trade deals.
Japanese police said Friday they are investigating a man who claimed responsibility for landing a drone on the roof of the Japanese prime minister’s office this week. Tokyo metropolitan police said the man turned himself in to Fukui prefectural police in western Japan. The small drone found Wednesday had traces of radiation and triggered fear […]
True Wetsuits from Quicksilver Japan are designed to take recreation-seeking execs from the office to the ocean and back again. Surf's up in 26 minutes and your meeting's running late? No problemo, dude, and don't forget your board on your way out of the boardroom!
The following story from Japan, reported by Techcrunch, might seem to be an everyday internet tale of privacy and freedom of speech interacting badly: The Chiba District Court today issued a preliminary injunction forcing the U.S. internet company to remove two anonymous reviews for an undisclosed medical clinic in the country. Show More Summary
image via youtube screen capture For those interested in clean, renewable energy, we’re living in exciting times. Recent news that we’re adding more green energy capacity every year than that of oil, coal, and gas combined was heralded...Show More Summary
Namco Bandai has started offering its PC titles on Humble Store, and this includes the recently released Dark Souls 2: Scholar of the First Sin. Other titles include Dragon Ball Xenoverse, and Project Cars. “In Japan, the Bandai Namco Group companies are known for supporting different charity programs and we are very happy to be […]
The film opens July 1 in the US. Read the full article on AICN Here are five overseas spots for TERMINATOR GENISYS, via YouTube uploads from Paramount Japan and the folks over at Coming Soon. There’s a bit of new material here. I’mShow More Summary
McDonald's consolidated revenues declined 11% year-over-year (y-o-y) to $5.9 billion, whereas its operating income declined 28% y-o-y to $1.38 billion. In the first quarter, the company faced strategic charges worth $195 million in operating income, resulting in a negative impact of $0.17 to EPS. Show More Summary
The Apple Watch debuts in Japan, one of several Asian markets, but with sales limited to those who have pre-ordered online, it was a low-key start with none of the fanfare and fuss usually seen for a launch by the tech titan. Video provided by AFP
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TOKYO (Reuters) - An 88-year-old South Korean woman forced to become a sex slave in Japanese military brothels during World War Two on Friday called on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to apologize and restore her "honor" when he visits Washington next week.
THE NASDAQ may have passed its record high, although like London's FTSE 100 it took its time about doing so; 15 years, to be precise. So much for the mantra that shares are always the best long-term investment; Japan's Nikkei 225 just celebrated its achievement in reaching 20,000, just over half its 1989 peak. Show More Summary
The following info comes from Perfectly Nintendo... - the soundtrack will come out on July 15th in Japan, which is less than a week after the game itself - album comes in two discs, and includes all 65 tracks - 3000 yen - pre-order here -...Show More Summary