In US-Japan talks, China is the elephant in room

...historic transformation in the post-WWII relationship between Tokyo and Washington that recognizes the "evolving risks and dangers...Japan is becoming more harsh and difficult."Importantly for Tokyo, the revisions come with a renewed pledge of the U.S. position...
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Today In Sports History for Sunday, March 22

...first Frenchman in 42 years to win the world title by taking the men's event at the World Figure Skating Championships in Tokyo.2008 - Detroit reaches 50 wins for the third straight season by defeating Columbus 4-1. No NHL franchise has done that...
Today In Sports History for March 20

...14 consecutive years.1988 - Mike Tyson knocks out Tony Tubbs in the second round to retain his world heavyweight title in Tokyo.1994 - Jockey Penny Chavez returns to the winner's circle after a 19-year hiatus from the saddle. The 42-year-old...
Ship company, engineer reach deal in Alaska pollution case

...Sassin, the chief engineer on the AML-operated ship City of Tokyo, agreed to plead guilty to violating federal clean water law...per million of petroleum can be dumped overboard.The City of Tokyo had departed South Korea on Aug. 22 to go to Seattle; Tacoma...
Changing palates affect Alaska seafood sales in Japan

...Seafood Marketing Institute, said its Tokyo-based staff is trying to counter the...restaurateur. Tasaki, who owns three upscale Tokyo restaurants, presides over Alaska seafood...Japan before being grilled and served in a Tokyo izakaya would count as an export to the...
Ship's chief engineer pleads guilty to pollution charge the coast of Alaska. Crewmembers aboard the ship City of Tokyo noticed the sheen, prosecutors said in court documents.When...that much time involuntarily in Gresham."The ship City of Tokyo transports automobiles. Court documents show it left South...
Violinist Midori to perform Tuesday in Juneau

...Rundfunks. In the same year, he won the renowned ARD International Music Competition in Munich and the Nippon Music Award in Tokyo. Since then, Aydin has appeared as a soloist with numerous orchestras in Germany and Turkey, as well as with the BBC Concert...
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The evolution of 'Godzilla': Japanese fans weigh in

TOKYO - Japanese fans want it known: The radiation-breathing...testing in the Pacific. It marches out of Tokyo Bay into the capital, destroying everything...not until the monster has smashed half of Tokyo and set off a legacy that continued into...
Today in Sports History

...Today's Highlight in History:On September 2, 1945, Japan formally surrendered in ceremonies aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, ending World War II.On this date:In 1666, the Great Fire of London broke out.In 1789, the United States Treasury...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska: Part 2

...1932, the Japanese sent floating canneries across the Bering Sea. By 1937, the U.S. State Department had protested to Tokyo concerning Japanese encroachment on American fishing areas. Again, the Aleuts were treated badly, this time by the Japanese...


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