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...
World Sports Briefs

...and Chicago (2016) each finishing fourth in voting. The USOC chose not to bid for the 2020 Games, which will take place in Tokyo.Isles delay hospital visits due to mumps outbreak UNIONDALE, N.Y. - The New York Islanders are postponing their annual...
Robert Schroth

...stationed in the South Pacific. All our armed forces in WWII were called the "Greatest Generation." On the troop ship headed for Tokyo, his hero, President Truman dropped the atomic bomb, thus ending the War, but Bob was stationed in Guam and Saipan building...
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...
Juneau grand jury indicts six

...businesses including Domino's Pizza, the Alaska Marine Highway System, Breeze-In, Mystik Treasures,, Little Tokyo, Martha's Flowers and Thibodeau's Home Liquor. Charging documents indicate Peters knew the person to whom the credit card...
Oil plunge is threat and boon to global economies

...regular gasoline cost $5.29 a gallon at the Esso filling station in Shimbashi, near the glittering Ginza shopping strip in Tokyo. The price was $5.44 a gallon on Friday morning.Prices are expected to fall but that will complicate the government's...
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...
Little League World Series Schedule

...AFRICA, Brno, Czech Republic; JAPAN, Tokyo; LATIN AMERICA, Maracaibo, Venezuela...eliminatedWednesday, Aug. 20Seoul 4, Tokyo 2Las Vegas 8, Philadelphia 1Thursday...23International ChampionshipGM 27: Seoul vs. Tokyo, 8:30 AMUnited States ChampionshipGM...
Little League World Series Schedule

...Puerto Rico; EUROPE & AFRICA, Brno, Czech Republic; JAPAN, Tokyo; LATIN AMERICA, Maracaibo, Venezuela; MEXICO, Guadalupe...Pearland eliminatedWednesday, Aug. 20Game 23: Seoul vs. Tokyo, 11 AMGame 24: Las Vegas vs. Philadelphia, 3:30 PMThursday...
Aurora chasers arrive

...Japan Airlines flight of the season landed in Fairbanks on Wednesday with 174 passengers. The flight from Narita Airport near Tokyo is the first of six Japan Airlines charters scheduled to arrive in Fairbanks through Sept. 18, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...


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