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  • Tokyo reports 11,227 new coronavirus cases; nationwide tally 54,576 K年1月22日 E10時50分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Saturday reported a record high 11,227 new coronavirus cases, up 1,528 from Friday and up 6,666 from last Saturday. It is the first time that the daily count has topped 10,000. By age group, 3,234 cases were in their …
  • Yoshio Tsuji K年1月22日 E6時06分 Rafu Shimpo - California April 16, 1932 – December 26, 2021 Yoshio Tsuji, 89-year-old Martinez, Calif.-born Nisei, Air Force Veteran of the Korean War, peacefully passed away on December 26, 2021, in Gardena, Calif. He is survived by his loving family, nieces, nephews and other …
  • ‘Kanazawa’ is a tribute to life outside of Japan’s well-known cities K年1月22日 E6時02分 Japan Times For readers — and publishers — outside Japan, the capital and the nation are often conflated, so a novel set anywhere else is always welcome. “Japan is so much more than its major cities,” author David Joiner says, “and Kanazawa (in Ishikawa Prefecture) is …
  • BLOG: Thank you for 40 amazing years—COVID has not killed us K年1月21日 E12時11分 Northwest Asian Weekly By Assunta Ng NORTHWEST ASIAN WEEKLY Assunta Ng stands outside the Seattle Chinese Post office in 1984, inside the Bush Hotel basement. When you wake up after a dream, the dream fades away because it wasn’t real. I dreamt of starting the first Chinese …
  • Firms unlikely to gain from Murata shutdown K年1月19日 E10時00分 Taipei Times Multilayer ceramic capacitor (MLCC) manufacturer Murata Manufacturing Co’s decision to suspend some production lines at a key plant in Japan to fight a COVID-19 cluster infection there could lead to order transfers for high-end products, but the short-term …
  • Patricia Naoko Nagasaki Kurokawa K年1月15日 E2時45分 Rafu Shimpo - California July 28, 1927 – January 8, 2022 Patricia Naoko Kurokawa passed away on Saturday, January 8, 2022, at age 94. She was the youngest born to the late Shigeno Nagasaki and Shigeo Fukui. She is predeceased by her husband, Harry Kurokawa; sisters, Toyoko …
  • HeleWai Eco Tour explores Maui's peaceful, untouched Puʻu Kukui Preserve K年1月15日 E2時22分 ABC7 News - California MAUI, Hawaii (KGO) -- A one-of-a-kind journey awaits for exploring a side of Hawaii many don't get to see. The HeleWai Eco Tour is an unforgettable way to discover the ecosystem and watershed of a peaceful and truly untouched Hawaiian Rainforest. …
  • ‘Society was volatile. That spirit was in our music’: how Japan created its own jazz K年1月12日 E12時35分 The Guardian The story of Japanese jazz is about music and a movement, but also a nation’s state of mind – a daring vision of a better future after the second world war, sounded out on piano, drums and brass. Jazz is a distinctly American art form – the US’s greatest …
  • Sabae Murata Manufacturing to Start Construction of New R&D Building K年1月10日 E3時39分 I-Connect007 Sabae Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (in Sabae, Fukui Prefecture), a manufacturing subsidiary of Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., will start construction of a new research and development building in February 2022.  The new research and development building …
  • Good Neighbor Fund donations near $180K K年1月9日 E10時26分 Honolulu Star-Advertiser - Hawaii JAMM AQUINO / [email protected] Helping Hands Hawaii CEO Susan Furuta, right, and Community Clearing House program director Kristine Garabiles sort through donations on Nov. 19. The annual Good Neighbor Fund, a charitable partnership between …
  • The Ancient Origins Of Cannabis, According To Science K年1月8日 E5時34分 Benzinga This article was originally published on The Bluntness, and appears here with permission. Trying to tell the story of ancient cannabis is like trying to guess the picture on a puzzle with the majority of the pieces missing. Most of what we know about the …
  • Automotive Self-Piercing Rivets Market Study K年1月7日 E6時28分 Scoop - Business Press Release – WiredRelease Automotive Self-Piercing Rivets Market Size, Share, Applications, Regions, Top Companies, Trends, Drivers and Forecast till 2031. An overview of the market segment, size, share, sectional analysis, and revenue forecast, as well …
  • Japan, Inc., U.S. and Bill Gates team up on high tech nuclear reactor in Wyoming K年1月6日 E8時13分 World Tribune by WorldTribune Staff, January 5, 2022 Bill Gates and the U.S. government, with an assist from Japan, have chosen a Wyoming frontier-era coal town as the site for the Gates-founded TerraPower company’s first high tech nuclear power plant. TerraPower has …
  • A 38 Million Year Old Neptune-Sized Planet in the Kepler Field K年1月4日 E3時25分 SpaceRef A 38 Million Year Old Neptune-Sized Planet in the Kepler Field Status Report From: arXiv.org e-Print archive Posted: Tuesday, January 4, 2022 L. G. Bouma, J. L. Curtis, K. Masuda, L. A. Hillenbrand, G. Stefansson, H. Isaacson, N. Narita, A. Fukui, M. Ikoma …
  • Japan research body and Mitsubishi to collaborate on U.S. fast reactor K年1月1日 E4時34分 Japan Times The Japan Atomic Energy Agency and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. will soon sign a memorandum of understanding with a U.S. venture firm to provide technical support for its fast reactor development project, sources close to the matter said Saturday. The …
  • Japan to assist Bill Gates in building experimental nuclear reactor K年1月1日 E2時45分 Big News Network Construction work for the new natrium power plant will start in two years Two Japanese industrial majors are reportedly planning to team up with Bill Gates? venture company to provide technical support for a high-tech nuclear reactor that will be built in …
  • Japanese Museum Marks Rescue of Jewish Refugees Who Landed at Tsuruga Port K年12月31日 E8時52分 The Jewish Press The Port of Humanity Tsuruga Museum which is dedicated to displaying the history of Tsuruga Port, in Fukui, Japan, where the Jews who were rescued by Japanese diplomat Chiune Sugihara landed in World War II. Sugihara served as vice-consul for the Japanese …
  • Tom Nobe Kuwahara K年12月29日 E4時27分 Rafu Shimpo - California Tom Nobe Kuwahara peacefully passed away at his residence on December 19, 2021, at the age of 62, after bravely battling esophageal cancer. He is survived by his loving family: Emily Kuwahara, his wife of 30 years; son, Drake; daughter, Leanne; mother, …
  • Record Snowfall Disrupts Train, Air Travel in Western Japan K年12月28日 E8時40分 Insurance Journal A powerful storm rammed western Japan with record snowfall, disrupting flights, train travel and leaving hundreds without power. Snowfall surpassed 70 centimeters (28 inches) in the cities of Hikone and Maizuru, in the prefectures of Shiga and Kyoto, …
  • Glenn E. Shimamoto K年12月28日 E2時41分 Rafu Shimpo - California A public visitation for the late Glenn E. Shimamoto, 65-year-old, California-born, resident of Monterey Park, who passed away on December 14, 2021, will be held on Wednesday, December 29, from 5 to 9 p.m. at Fukui Mortuary, 707 E. Temple St. in Los Angeles …
  • Ruth Mikiko Hatchimonji K年12月28日 E2時41分 Rafu Shimpo - California October 3, 1927 – December 19, 2021 Ruth Mikiko Hatchimonji, 94-year-old, born in Kahuku, HI, passed away on December 19, 2021, at her home. Ruth was an adventure seeker. Unable to stay put on the island of Oahu after high school, she spent time living and …
  • Snow pummels Sea of Japan coast as weather agency warns more is on the way K年12月26日 E10時04分 Japan Times Heavy snow hit the Sea of Japan coast from the Tohoku to Kyushu regions Sunday, disrupting transportation and prompting authorities to urge people to stay indoors. The Meteorological Agency predicts snow and blizzard conditions will continue until Tuesday, …
  • Rain continues to douse county with more in forecast K年12月26日 E1時57分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California Suddenly, Santa Cruz County can’t turn off the rain. While the county, the state and most of the West Coast have been mired in a drought, now storms are hitting with a vengeance. Rain continued to pound the county on Saturday and the forecast from the …
  • West Coast faces wet end to year K年12月25日 E1時47分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California You may want to keep that umbrella close as we close out 2021. That’s because rain and showers are in the forecast for Santa Cruz County along with much of the West Coast as the year comes to a close. It has not only been a wet end to the year, but it also …
  • Bay Area storms turn deadly K年12月24日 E2時00分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California The rain showers continuing to soak the Bay Area this week left two people dead Thursday after they were found inside a submerged car in Millbrae, leading authorities to restate warnings about hazardous driving conditions and flooding in low-lying and poor …
  • Storm brings rain, treacherous travel conditions with it K年12月23日 E1時26分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California Travelers hoping to get a few runs at a Lake Tahoe ski resort this weekend may want to avoid driving this weekend, according to the National Weather Service. And while the roads to the Sierra might be more fitting for Santa’s sleigh, the roads in Santa …
  • Neurological Basis for Sensory Abnormalities in Autism? K年12月22日 E9時47分 Medscape Alterations in brain morphology may be responsible for the sensory abnormalities commonly seen in individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), imaging research suggests. This could pave the way for better diagnostic approaches for ASD beyond the …
  • Bushiroad Announces Two New 'Cardifight!! Vanguard overDress' Sets K年12月22日 E2時01分 ICv2 Bushiroad announced two new Cardifight!! Vanguard overDress sets, Record of Ragnarok and Shaman King, for release in 2022. Record of Ragnarok is a card set based on the manga series by Shinya Umemura and Takumi Fukui with illustration by Ajichika than was …
  • Storm takes aim at Santa Cruz County K年12月22日 E12時33分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California Christmas will be a soggy one this year as another round of wet weather approached Santa Cruz County and the Bay Area, kicking off an expected week of rain, according to the National Weather Service. “It’s a rare setup in the Pacific where it’s sending low …
  • Stormy holiday week shaping up for county, state K年12月19日 E1時50分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California Several waves of precipitation are forecast to move inland as a cold low pressure system from the Gulf of Alaska deepens off the West Coast, the National Weather Service said. Monday will begin mostly cloudy, with a high near 58, as per the NWS forecast …
  • China cultivates North Sri Lankan Tamil fishermen K年12月18日 E8時33分 MENAFN (MENAFN- NewsIn.Asia) By P.K.Balachandran Colombo, December 18 (newsin.asia): In a series of strategic moves aimed at getting the support of the Tamil-speaking fishermen of Sri Lanka's Northern Province, China has set up a sea cucumber hatchery and a …
  • Best of last year: The top Medical Xpress articles of 2021 K年12月15日 E4時52分 Medical Xpress It was a good year for medical research of all kinds, as a team of researchers at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago wondered if a treatment for Alzheimer's has been sitting on pharmacy shelves for decades. They found that gemfibrosil, a …
  • Josephine Sawako Morikawa K年12月14日 E10時26分 Rafu Shimpo - California Celebration of Life service for the late Josephine Sawako Morikawa, who passed away peacefully on September 30, 2021 at Kei Ai Los Angeles Healthcare Center, will be on December 21, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Fukui Mortuary Chapel. She is survived by her loving …
  • June Kazumi Karasawa K年12月14日 E10時25分 Rafu Shimpo - California June Kazumi Karasawa, California-born resident of Chino Hills, passed away on December 3 at age of 94. She is survived by sons, Eric H. Karasawa of California, Allen (Devi Meiliana) Karasawa of Jakarta, Indonesia and Harry Karasawa of Utah; daughters, …
  • Japanese food blogger goes viral after trying British roast dinner for first time K年12月12日 E12時33分 The Independent A Japanese food blogger has gone viral on TikTok after she posted about trying a traditional British roast dinner for the first time. Ariyo Fukui, 27, who goes by @tomatoariyo on the platform, lives in Bristol after having moved to the UK from Tokyo. On …
  • Trio of Mariners named to all-PCAL Gabilan Division first team | High school football K年12月11日 E7時38分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California Aptos High had three football players named to the Pacific Coast Athletic League’s all-Gabilan Division first team. The seniors honored, running back Seamus Carey, offensive lineman JJ O’Hara and defensive back Vito Riccabona, helped the Mariners (8-2, 6-1 …
  • Japanese foodie tries British roast dinner for very first time and her mind is blown K年12月11日 E5時04分 Daily Mirror A food lover has gone viral on social media after sharing her thoughts on her first-ever proper carvery roast dinner, after moving to Britain from Tokyo one year ago Ariyo loved the carvery dinner ( Image: Ariyo Fukui) It's no secret that the roast …
  • Basketball tournaments at Alvarez canceled for COVID-19 protocols | Local Roundup K年12月11日 E9時42分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California All seven games Friday and the remaining events at the Eagles Classic boys and girls basketball tournaments at Alvarez High in Salinas were canceled after multiple players tested positive for COVID-19. The tournament, which began Thursday, featured host …
  • Japan enlists U.S.-based chefs in videos aiming to boost farm exports K年12月9日 E7時58分 Japan Times New York – The Japanese Embassy in Washington is featuring chefs at renowned U.S. restaurants in promotional videos aiming to boost exports of Japan-made agricultural products, adding to its ongoing series as the coronavirus pandemic continues to prevent …
  • Richard Takeshi Shindo K年12月8日 E3時53分 Rafu Shimpo - California Richard Takeshi Shindo, 94, passed away on November 16. Predeceased by son, Mark Shindo. Beloved husband of Elene Shindo; Loving father of Leigh Shindo and Jennifer McGlone (daughter-in-law); Kindhearted grandfather to Alyssa and Jason Cooper, Gregory …
  • Cardiovascular & Soft Tissue Repair Patches Market Trends, Growth Opportunities and Business Strategies K年12月8日 E11時18分 EIN Presswire Market can be segmented based on application with cardiovascular and hernia patches topping lost owing to highest incidents of these syndromes around the world PORTLAND, OREGON, US, December 8, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- According to the report …
  • James Bond Theme From A Virtuoso K年12月7日 E9時41分 Sonic State James Bond Theme From A Virtuoso All parts covered by 826aska      04/12/21 Hachiniiroku Asuka (aka 826aska) is a hugely talented Japanese electric organist from Fukui Prefecture - known for her incredibly accomplished performances on electronic …
  • Noriko Shudo K年12月7日 E3時40分 Rafu Shimpo - California March 1, 1928 – November 21, 2021 Noriko Shudo was born on March 1, 1928 in Meguro, Japan. Father was Saburo Uehara. Her mother died when she was 3 years old and her name is unknown. When in elementary school, she received the “Kagayaku Bushido” award for …
  • Rosa Hiroko Somen K年12月7日 E3時40分 Rafu Shimpo - California Funeral services for the late Rosa Hiroko Somen, 85-year-old, born in Kagoshima, Japan and a 64-year resident of Santa Ana Calif., who passed away peacefully on November 21, 2021, will be held on Monday, December 13, 12:00 p.m. at Orange County Buddhist …
  • HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show opens on 1 December K年11月29日 E10時31分 Antara 12 hours ago HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show. ANTARA/Business Wire Online-and-physical fair spotlights lifestyle products Helps businesses capture new opportunities Hong Kong--(ANTARA/Business Wire)- With global sourcing become increasingly …
  • 5 Amazing Effects Of Magnesium For Your Body K年11月25日 E1時35分 HealthCanal Did you know that every human being has magnesium in their body? It’s such a crucial mineral to have that a deficiency can cause you serious health problems. A healthy person has about 25 grams of this essential mineral[1] in their body, with a vast …
  • Melissa Murphy | Thankful for community’s support of Sentinel K年11月25日 E1時27分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California Each morning I sign off on the Sentinel’s daily newsletter with “Thank you for supporting local journalism.” It might seem repetitive at this point, but this time of year, it’s more than appropriate to expound on that a bit. The Sentinel, the only daily …
  • HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show opens next Wednesday K年11月23日 E1時58分 MENAFN HONG KONG, Nov 23, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - With global sourcing become increasingly digitalised in the wake of the pandemic, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is staging the HKTDC Lifestyle Sourcing Show | Physical + Online, a trade …
  • Dave Masao Noda K年11月23日 E3時29分 Rafu Shimpo - California November 9, 1952 – November 2, 2021 Dave Masao Noda passed away on November 2, 2021, at the age of 68, in Thousand Oaks, Calif., with family by his side. He rests peacefully after a brief, but complicated battle with multiple illnesses. He retired from …
  • Nordic exposure: Pantechnicon celebrates the synergy between Japanese and Scandinavian design K年11月21日 E9時30分 Japan Times London – Despite disruptions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Pantechnicon has been gaining momentum among the design savvy London set since it first opened its doors in September 2020. Located in the heart of the Belgravia conservation area of London, the …
  • High-Performance, Breathable Fabric To Power Small Electronics K年11月19日 E6時49分 Textile World Scientists have created a new triboelectric fabric that generates electricity from the movement of the body while remaining flexible and breathable. TW Special Report Using the movement of a body to charge electronic devices such as phones may soon become …
  • Smart textiles: High performance, breathable fabric to power small electronics K年11月15日 E5時48分 Phys.org The triboelectric effect is a phenomenon where a charge is generated on two dissimilar materials when the materials are moved apart after being in contact with each other. Triboelectric nanogenerators (TENGs) use this effect to convert mechanical motion …
  • Japan named ‘Fossil of the Day’ for ‘clean coal’ plans K年11月13日 E4時58分 Global Voices Coprolite (a piece of fossilized dung) of a Jurassic-era herbivorous dinosaur on display at Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum in Japan. The coprolite was dug up in Utah, United States. Photo by Nevin Thompson. Image license: CC BY 3.0 Japan earned a “ …
  • Sanji Kanzawa K年11月10日 E4時29分 Rafu Shimpo - California Sanji Kanzawa, 86-year-old, Hyogo-ken born, resident of Monterey Park, passed away on October 20, 2021. He is survived by his wife, Miyoko Kanzawa; sons, Tsuyoshi and Kiyoshi (Luanne) Kanzawa; daughter, Sanae Kanzawa; grandchildren, Nathan Baylor, Arend …
  • Japanese snow crab fetches ¥800,000 at auction K年11月7日 E1時03分 Japan Today A snow crab fetched 800,000 yen at a fishing port auction in Fukui Prefecture on Saturday, as the fishing season began the same day in the Sea of Japan for the winter delicacy. The price was a record for a prime male crab marketed by the prefectural …
  • Mary Tomiko Okuma K年11月6日 E4時34分 Rafu Shimpo - California December 24, 1924 – October 19, 2021 Mary Tomiko Okuma, 96-year-old, Hawaii-born, resident of Santa Ana, peacefully passed away at residence on October 19, 2021. She was predeceased by her husband, Fred Toru Okuma; she is survived by her loving family: son …
  • Research could lead to cheaper, easier and more accurate medical imaging K年10月30日 E6時36分 Medical News Researchers in the U.S. and Japan have demonstrated the first experimental cross-sectional medical image that doesn't require tomography, a mathematical process used to reconstruct images in CT and PET scans. The work, published Oct. 14 in Nature …
  • Autumn internationals: How are the other countries shaping up, full fixtures list and TV guide K年10月30日 E6時18分 Irish Times JAPAN Japan head coach Jamie Joseph named five uncapped players in a 39-man squad for three Tests against Ireland, Portugal and Scotland. They warmed up for their northern hemisphere tour with a 32-23 defeat to Australia in Oita last weekend, a scoreline …
  • Detector advance could lead to cheaper, easier medical scans K年10月29日 E8時59分 Phys.org Researchers in the U.S. and Japan have demonstrated the first experimental cross-sectional medical image that doesn't require tomography, a mathematical process used to reconstruct images in CT and PET scans . The work, published Oct. 14 in Nature …
  • Hideo Morikawa K年10月27日 E2時30分 Rafu Shimpo - California Private family services for the late Hideo Morikawa, 91-year-old, Hawaii-born, resident of Monterey Park, who passed away peacefully on October 10, were held on October 23 at Fukui Mortuary Chapel. He is survived by his loving family: wife, Haruko Morikawa …
  • Using nanofibers to stop brain tumor cells from spreading K年10月25日 E1時54分 Phys.org Brain cancer is difficult to contain and is often resistant to conventional treatment methods. Predicting tumor cell behavior requires a better understanding of their invasion mechanism. Now, researchers from University of Fukui, Japan, have used high- …
  • Fukui nuclear unit halted after missing deadline on antiterror measures K年10月24日 E1時59分 Japan Today A nuclear reactor in central Japan's Fukui Prefecture was halted on Saturday, just four months after its restart as it could not meet a deadline set by regulators to implement antiterrorism measures. The suspension of Kansai Electric Power Co's …
  • Women's work K年10月23日 E10時55分 Bangkok Post Amid wave after wave of Covid-19 in Japan, Mariko, a college lecturer and mother, has been working and raising her four-year-old daughter in an apartment shared by a family of four in Tokyo. Though her workplace never closed, she had to move her classes …
  • Fukui nuclear unit halted after missing deadline for antiterrorism steps K年10月23日 E1時14分 Japan Times Fukui – A nuclear reactor in central Japan’s Fukui Prefecture was halted on Saturday, just four months after its restart as it could not meet a deadline set by regulators to implement antiterrorism measures. The suspension of Kansai Electric Power Co.’s …
  • Niko Iles runs for 6 TDs as Scotts Valley gains sole possession of Cypress Division lead | PCAL football roundup K年10月23日 E7時33分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California KING CITY — Sophomore fullback Niko Iles ran for six touchdowns and Scotts Valley ran past previously unbeaten King City 47-27 to gain sole possession of the Pacific Coast Athletic League Cypress Division lead Friday night. Caden Stratton also scored on a …
  • Dr. Stephen Tsuneo Morihisa K年10月23日 E3時50分 Rafu Shimpo - California Family funeral service for Dr. Stephen Tsuneo Morihisa, 71, a Long Beach-born Sansei who passed away peacefully at the Torrance Memorial Medical Center on September 17, was held on Wednesday, October 20, at Fukui Mortuary. He is survived by his wife, Lynne …
  • Grand Junction Senior Center addresses rumors they are closed K年10月22日 E8時42分 KREX 5 TV - Colorado Posted: Oct 22, 2021 / 01:30 PM MDT / Updated: Oct 22, 2021 / 01:30 PM MDT GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. – In case you missed it, Melanie Kenney and Larry Fukui joined KREX5 News at Noon live to talk about the GJ Senior Center. COVID-19 closed the …
  • Japan seeks to make online insults punishable by jail time K年10月22日 E11時34分 Japan Today A plan to introduce prison terms as part of tougher penalties for online insults in Japan was approved this week by an advisory panel amid a growing need to tackle cyberbullying, the Justice Ministry said. Recent high-profile cases in Japan involving …
  • Giant jellyfish threaten Japanese fisheries K年10月21日 E12時12分 Honolulu Star-Advertiser - Hawaii JAPAN NEWS-YOMIURI When tangled in fishing nets, Nomura’s jellyfish can damage catches and destroy the nets. The giant jellyfish was spotted in waters near Echizen, Fukui prefecture last month. TOKYO >> Swarms of giant jellyfish are floating along …
  • Seritage Growth Properties Announces Grand Opening of The Collection at UTC K年10月18日 E10時07分 Tradingcharts.com NEW YORK, October 18, 2021 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Seritage Growth Properties (NYSE: SRG) and Invesco Real Estate announced today the official opening of The Collection at UTC in La Jolla, California with the grand opening of its first tenant, Pacific Catch. …
  • Ten uncapped players in Japan rugby squad K年10月12日 E6時58分 PerthNow Japan coach Jamie Joseph has named 10 uncapped players in his 37-man squad for internationals against Australia, Ireland, Portugal and Scotland. Loose forward Michael Leitch was included in the squad after being relieved of the captaincy last week in an …
  • Japan’s average gas price reaches ¥160 for first time in three years K年10月6日 E11時51分 Japan Times The average pump price of regular gasoline in Japan as of Monday reached ¥160 per liter for the first time in some three years, government data showed Wednesday. The nationwide average price rose by ¥1.3 from a week before, marking the fifth straight week …
  • Yoneko Takeda K年10月5日 E12時27分 Rafu Shimpo - California Yoneko Takeda June 17, 1936 – September 17, 2021 Yoneko Takeda, 85-year-old, Whittier, Calif.-born resident of Montebello, peacefully passed away at Santa Teresita Manor on September 17, 2021. She is survived by her beloved sons, Kevin (Mary) and Jeffrey …
  • Giant jellyfish pose threat to fisheries K年10月4日 E11時38分 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette Giant jellyfish pose threat to fisheries The Washington Post TOKYO -- Swarms of giant jellyfish are floating along the coastline of the Sea of Japan, and the damage they may cause to fisheries is feared to be the worst in more than a decade. Nomura's …
  • Japanese abductees' families urge Kishida to resolve issue with N Korea K年10月3日 E8時16分 Japan Today Family members of Japanese nationals abducted by North Korea in the 1970s and 1980s have urged Fumio Kishida, the new president of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party who is set to become the next prime minister, to work hard for the swift repatriation of …
  • Aptos stomps Alvarez, moves to 5-1 | High school football roundup K年10月2日 E8時05分 Santa Cruz Sentinel - California SALINAS — The theme for Everett Alvarez High’s homecoming on Friday night was “Eagles in Wonderland.” All the wonder came from the Aptos’ football team, though, as the visiting Mariners demolished the Eagles 52-6. The victory moved Aptos to 5-1, one game …
  • Scientists develop the drug that helps regenerate teeth K年9月30日 E7時53分 KSU Sentinel A oral hygiene with a health status on the teeth will be one on the aspects that master of science concerns a society about common. Hence, many people throughout their lives choose to use orthodontics or go to the dentist with recurrence. In this sense, …
  • Kumiko Serizawa K年9月30日 E5時05分 Rafu Shimpo - California December 17, 1928 — September 18, 2021 Kumiko Serizawa, born on December 17, 1928, in Tokyo, passed away on September 18, 2021, at the age of 92. She was a beloved wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved plants and gardening, animals and deployed her love …
  • Kansai Electric yet to regain trust two years after gifts scandal K年9月27日 E11時12分 Japan Times Osaka – Kansai Electric Power Co. has promoted corporate governance reform since the revelation two years ago that company executives had received cash and gifts from an influential politician in a municipality that hosts a nuclear plant of the utility. …
  • Quirky Japanese promo campaign launches new brand of rice, just in time for harvest season K年9月25日 E5時10分 Global Voices Fields of koshihikari rice near Sakai, Fukui. Photo by Nevin Thompson. License: CC-BY-3.0 The official Japan-wide launch of a new rice brand includes a quirky musical commercial, a social media photo contest, and feelings of anticipation for “new rice” …
  • Mary K. Hatate K年9月25日 E5時52分 Rafu Shimpo - California Mary K. Hatate, 93, California-born Nisei, resident of Pasadena, passed away peacefully on September 1, 2021. She is survived by her loving family; nieces, Lorraine (David) Woody, Judy (Franklin) Kam and Jean (Richard) Osaka; grand-nephews, Daniel Osaka, …
  • 'Maderna' tourist wanted after evading Hawaii court hearing K年9月23日 E10時51分 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer This document provided by the Hawaii Attorney General's Office shows a fake COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card from a tourist visiting Hawaii.AP The Illinois woman who allegedly fabricated a COVID-19 vaccine card to avoid Hawaii's mandatory …
  • New research "sniffs out" how associative memories are formed K年9月22日 E7時21分 Newswise UCI Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory Newswise — Irvine, Calif., Sept. 22, 2021 — Has the scent of freshly baked chocolate chip cookies ever taken you back to afternoons at your grandmother’s house? Has an old song ever brought back …
  • Kiyoko Natori Hiller K年9月21日 E8時35分 Rafu Shimpo - California January 30, 1946 – September 7, 2021 Kiyoko Natori Hiller, 75-year-old, Kochi-ken Japan-born, resident of Encino peacefully passed away at her daughter’s residence on September 7. She is survived by her loving family: husband, Simon Hiller; sons, Sean …
  • Mayumi Sadamune K年9月20日 E10時10分 Rafu Shimpo - California October 4, 1947 – August 27, 2021 Mayumi Sadamune, 73-year-old, Etajima, Japan-born, resident of Gardena passed away at her residence on August 27.  She is survived by her loving family: brothers, Alan, Dean J. (Bernice) Sadamune; also survived by two …
  • Fullerton To Celebrate Tommy Lasorda Day To Honor Dodgers Legend K年9月17日 E5時40分 CBS Los Angeles - California FULLERTON (CBSLA) – The city of Fullerton, where Tommy Lasorda resided for the better part of seven decades, will honor the Los Angeles Dodgers legend next week. Fullerton has declared Sept. 22, which would have been the Dodger manager’s 94th birthday, as …
  • Trial set for ex-cop accused of stealing cocaine from evidence locker K年9月17日 E10時05分 Hawaii State News.Net A retired police officer is scheduled to face trial for allegedly stealing cocaine from an evidence locker in the Hilo Police Station and intimidating a witness. Jury selection in the case of 57-year-old Brian Miller, a retired Hilo vice detective, is …
  • Man sent to prosecutors for posting abusive comments online about mother of late ‘Terrace House’ star K年9月17日 E9時09分 Japan Today A man in his 40s has been sent to prosecutors for posting malicious messages about the mother of Hana Kimura, a 22-year-old professional wrestler and cast member of the reality TV show "Terrace House," who was found dead at her apartment in Tokyo …
  • Vinyl Factory Live- AGS Honolulu with Lei and Aisha K年9月16日 E1時20分 Hawaii State News.Net Published on September 16, 2021 Category Live With Japanese jazz, gospel, and soul – direct from Aloha Got Soul’s Hawaii HQ. In VF Live, DJs take you inside their homes, record stores, and studios for intimate sets and mixes. Aloha Got Soul kicks off a new …
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They are city-level wards: primary subdivisions of a prefecture with municipal autonomy largely comparable to other forms of municipalities.

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Region: Kantō

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Prefecture: Tokyo

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