Own goal gives Japan win over England

...during second-half stoppage time, giving Japan a 2-1 victory over England in a Women's...The decisive goal Wednesday came when Japan's Nahomi Kawasumi drove up the right...2011 championship game in Germany, when Japan won on penalty kicks after a 2-2 draw...
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A look ahead at the semifinalists

...United States on Tuesday in Montreal, and Japan plays England on Wednesday in Edmonton...the quarterfinals by eventual champion Japan.Germany finished first in its group with...third title four years ago, but fell to Japan in the final on penalty kicks. Forward...
Japan beats Netherlands 2-1, to earn quarterfinals

...defending Women's World Cup champion Japan held off a late attack to beat the Netherlands...herself.Sakaguchi scored shortly after Japan nearly had an own goal. Sherida Spitse...the top of the box in the 10th minute for Japan's initial goal.Japan overpowered the...
Solar plane ready to leave Japan for Hawaii

NAGOYA, Japan - A solar-powered plane delayed by weather and repair work is ready to resume its around-the-world journey, set to leave central Japan for Hawaii early Wednesday if conditions permit.Swiss pilot Andre Borschberg...
US advances to title match after win over Germany crowd.The second-ranked United States will play the winner of tonight's match in Edmonton between defending champion Japan, ranked No. 4, and sixth-ranked England. The final is set for Sunday at Vancouver's BC Place."It's a dream come...
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World's finest in net for two teams

...beat Germany 3-2 in the 1999 quarterfinals, going on to beat Japan on penalty kicks in the final on home soil at the Rose Bowl...the winner of the other semifinal between defending champion Japan, ranked No. 5 in the world, and sixth-ranked England at...
Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit station has enough supplies to last until at least the end of October. Russia has a cargo launch scheduled for Friday and Japan has another shipment planned for August. There's a crew of three at the station now, and three more men are set to join...
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Today In Sports History for June 26-27 match since Cuba beat Romania in 1938. Theodore Whitmore scores in the 40th and 54th minutes, leading the Jamaicans past Japan 2-1.2000 - Vince Spadea snaps an ATP-record 21-match losing streak with a four-hour upset of 14th-seeded Greg Rusedski...
Senate vote moves Obama's trade agenda to brink of enactment

...filibuster.Obama wants to complete negotiations for the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP. Members include Japan, Mexico and Canada. He would ask Congress to ratify it, following weeks or months of public scrutiny that will give opponents...
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More on Kake's totem

...dancers of Haines, Port Chilkoot, Klukwan and Kake.Following the dedication in Haines, the pole was shipped to Osaka, Japan, for Expo '70, and then shipped back to Kake, where it was raised in a formal ceremony in October 1971.To read the June...


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