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Spying on Allies Fits President Obama's Standoffish Profile
Diplomats are not surprised that the security agencies under U.S. President Barack Obama have reportedly been monitoring close allies like German Chancellor Angela Merkel . He has failed to foster close relationships with other heads of state, causing much frustration around the world. U.S.
Japan Poised for Another Leader as Weary Voters Head to Polls
TOKYO — Japanese voters head to the polls Sunday in an election that is expected to shift the balance of power back to the conservative Liberal Democratic Party, just three years after it was ousted in dramatic fashion by the ruling Democratic Party of Japan....
Japanese fans travel to Pyongyang for historic match
The Japanese national soccer team faces North Korea Tuesday night, in a World Cup qualifier played in the DPRK for the first time since 1989 – and 150 Japanese fans will be there to cheer on their team, quietly. Japan and North Korea have no...
Spirited Away: Japan Won't Let Abducted Kids Go
American Parents Have Little Hope of Being Reunited With Children Kidnapped to Japan
Rudy's Last Florida Swing
Will the Sunshine State Make or Break the Former New York Mayor's Presidential Bid?
Japan Asks Workers to 'Be Cool' in Dress and Temperature
With the arrival of fall's cool temperatures, businessmen across Japan have breathed a collective sigh of relief. Not only does this change in climate, which came late this year, signify the end of Japan's notoriously hot and humid summer (temperatures can creep as high as 104 degrees Fahrenheit)
The 'Cool Biz' in Japan
The Japanese government has gained the support of many environmentalists. By pushing the country to cut down and its energy consumption. The push comes in the form of a government program that offices schools and stores to power the air conditioning in the summer and to use a little less heat in
Webcast: 'Who Is' Barack Obama?; Country Club Racing; Noel Nears Florida
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Elvis No Longer King of Dead Celebrities
As much as Elvis Presley made when he was alive, he's earned millions more since passing away. In a moment of unbridled cynicisim, Presley's manager, Col. Tom Parker, allegedly said death was a "good career move" for his client -- at least according to Albert Goldman's infamous biography. This much
'Elvis Maniac' and Bush Go to Graceland
Elvis has left the building, but the president and the prime minister have entered it. In a special gesture of thanks and friendship, President Bush took Japan's Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi, an avid Elvis Presley fan, on a pilgrimage to Graceland, Presley's mansion in Memphis. On Air Force One