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Naomi Osaka adds star power to nervous preparation for Australian Open | open from Australia

AAn email from Tennis Australia, offering television networks images of defending champion Naomi Osaka’s arrival in Melbourne, arrived midway through Tuesday. Even for a country renowned for celebrating the arrival of any international celebrity with a publicity chorus, the sight of the Japanese superstar on the tarmac was a welcome …

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The best islands in Japan to visit, from Okinawa to Aoshima cat sanctuary

Editor’s Note – Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Receive news about opening and closing destinations, inspiration for future adventures, as well as the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) – Surprisingly perhaps, less than 10% of the …

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Omicron reported from Fukuoka, Japan; The top 100,000 COVID-19 infections in France

TOKYO / PARIS – The Japanese prefecture of Fukuoka confirmed its first infection with the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, its governor Seitaro Hattori said on Saturday. The case was the result of possible community transmission as the route of infection was unclear, Hattori said at a press conference. France …

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Japanese government approves record defense budget despite Taiwanese concerns

through: MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press Posted: Dec 24 2021 / 05:08 EST / Update: Dec 24 2021 / 05:08 EST FILE – Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, left, rides a Japanese Land Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) Type 10 tank during an exam at Camp JGSDF Asaka in Tokyo, Japan on Saturday, …

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Best anime streaming services for 2021

Whether you are a longtime fan of this distinct Japanese art form or a curious newbie, the best way to dive into the world of anime is to use a streaming service. You will find high school melodramas, science fiction anthologies, horror tales, romantic comedies and superhero quests in this …

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Henry Orenstein, 98, dies; Strength Behind Transformers And Poker On TV

He started playing in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. His game was Seven-Card Stud, in which four cards are face up and three face down, or hole cards, and only the holder of the hand can see them. Watching a poker tournament on television, he realized that the excitement he …

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Honda in F1: from Alonso’s commentary on “GP2 engine” to Verstappen’s title

Honda is gone Formula 1 successfully, because the Japanese engine manufacturer played a key role in Max Verstappenworld championship. But, the last few years have seen many ups and downs for Honda. In 2015, at Hondathe Japanese Grand Prix at home, there was humiliation Fernando Alonso criticized their engine on …

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Biden chooses Caroline Kennedy and Michelle Kwan as ambassadors – WSB-TV Channel 2

WASHINGTON – (AP) – President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced he was appointing Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of President John F. Kennedy who served as Ambassador to Japan during the Obama administration, to serve as Ambassador to Australia and Michelle Kwan , the famous American Olympic figure skater, to serve …

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Asian stocks mostly fell after tech-led Wall Steet retirement – WSOC TV

BANGKOK – (AP) – Stocks were mostly down in Asia on Tuesday after Wall Street pulled back from recent record highs amid weakness in tech stocks. Hong Kong’s benchmark slipped amid lingering concerns about real estate developers. Tokyo, Seoul and Shanghai also fell. Shares of Shanghai-based Shimao Group Holdings fell …

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On this History Day – December 12 – Almanac

1/4 Supporters of George W. Bush and Al Gore express their views on the Florida recount at the United States Supreme Court in Washington, DC on December 11, 2000. On December 12, 2000, the Supreme Court ruled against a a manual recount in Florida, in effect, ensuring that Republican Gov. …

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