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The summer travel season is upon us and that means families will be hitting the road.  If you have children, then your trip will be nothing like your ..
It’s been well over a year since Cody Rhodes was granted his release from WWE. Since that time, “Cody,” or “The American Nightmare,” if you prefer, ha..
Those who haven’t played "Nioh," listen up: Koei Tecmo is releasing a "Complete Edition" of the game early November - all DLCs included. Alternatively..
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's criticism of protesting athletes (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Democratic Rep. Hakeem Jeffries..
As the NASA Curiosity rover roams the surface of Mars, its ChemCam captures the chemical makeup of its surroundings with a specially designed laser sy..
In just over a week the world will find out who has won the 109th chemistry Nobel prize. As excitement builds once more, analysts and online commentat..
Throughout 2017, Jamaican reggae artist Chronixx has experienced a tremendous surge in his career fortunes. In late February, Chronixx and his band Zi..
Earlier this month, director Rian Johnson was in Japan doing promotions for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the upcoming eighth episode of the Star Wars sag..
One of the most surprising things about having a baby was how fast he grew out of his clothes. I mean, obviously I knew that babies got bigger. But he..
Danganronpa V3, like previous entries in the excellent humor-horror series, is full of pop culture references. But how did an NFL joke get stuck in th..
Levin was a 23-year-old whip smart Harvard grad when he was ushered into a room and recruited into a top-secret U.S. government project aimed at devel..
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Toyota’s recently announced Gazoo Racing (GR) model series is set to include a dedicated sports car platform, apart from beefed-up versions of the reg..
If there's one thing that Subaru fans can't seem to get enough of, it's more potent versions of the WRX STI. And that's just what the Japanese automak..
"Seiiki" by Masaharu Fukuyama takes the No. 1 spot on the latest Billboard Japan Hot 100 chart dated Sept. 11 to 17, just barely coming out on top dur..
San Francisco clothier Levi’s and search engine giant Google will begin selling a new form of electronic gear this week: a denim jacket for bicyclists..
Mexican flags poke from near the rubble piles of what were once homes, shops and offices. A group of youthful cheerleaders marches down a street, clap..
Ever since Subaru took the wraps off the BRZ, fans have been waiting for an STI version. While that high-performance model may never come, buyers in J..
Koei Tecmo has officially confirmed that "Fire Emblem Warriors" DLC will be parsed into three, to be released later this year through winter 2018. Pla..
THREE’S A CHARM: For its third season as headlining sponsor of Japan’s biggest fashion event, Amazon is drawing on its considerable influence across i..
In Japanese superhero and monster movies, massive battles lay waste to cities. We rarely get to see what it’s like to experience that from the point o..
Until now, the only Sailor Moon stores in Japan have been temporary pop-up shops. That’s changed with the country’s first permanent Sailor Moon store ..
TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced Monday he will call a snap election for parliament's more powerful lower house for next month. Ab..
LONDON (Reuters) - The euro and European government bond yields slipped on Monday after the bloc’s most powerful leader, German Chancellor Angela Merk..
TOKYO (Reuters) - On Japan’s newest exchange, fame can pay off. That may not be so great for investors though. Last month, Hikaru, a Japanese YouTube ..
It’s that time again. Time for cosplayers to descend on the Tokyo Game Show. The two public days bring out some of the most talented and most interest..
ANN ARBOR--If you're one of those lucky individuals with high motivation and who actively pursues personal growth goals, thank your family and friends..
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks during the "Investment Opportunities in Japan: Toward the New Asia-Pacific Era" meeting, on the sidelines of..
LONDON (Reuters) - The single currency and European stocks slipped on Monday after the bloc’s most powerful leader German Chancellor Angela Merkel won..
SAN SEBASTIAN — Suggesting the pull of major documentaries on extreme sports legends, London-based Film Constellation has rolled out Rory Kennedy’s we..
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan will weigh the concerns of U.S. drug firms in its efforts to complete by year-end a drastic revision of its drug-pricing syste..
TOKYO (Reuters) - The euro slipped on Monday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term but faced a fractured parliament as support for t..
TOKYO (Reuters) - The euro slipped on Monday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term but faced a fractured parliament as support for t..
Mellody Hobson, in her mid-twenties and a newcomer to the world of investment, walked into a vast office in Texas with two senior male colleagues for ..
TOKYO (Reuters) - The euro slipped on Monday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a fourth term in a weekend election, but faced leading a much l..
Goku has a hefty legion of fans, but Vegeta’s fanbase isn’t one to laugh at. The Saiyan has an intensely loyal crew ready to defend his honor, and Dra..
Five days after the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake, the hulking wreckage of what used to be a seven-story office building is one of the last hopes: o..
A strong earthquake shook southern Mexico on Saturday morning, the third temblor to hit the country this month. The latest quake sent shock waves hund..
Thank you. Joining me to discuss the escalating tensions with north Korea, retired general James cartwright. And Evan osnos of "The new Yorker." I wan..
Tension between the United States and North Korea remained high Sunday as Pyongyang released propaganda videos showing U.S. planes and an aircraft car..
MEXICO CITY — Five days after the deadly magnitude 7.1 earthquake, the hulking wreckage of what used to be a seven-story office building is essentiall..
on Titan 2 has recently been confirmed for the Nintendo Switch alongside other previously announced console releases. News of the Switch version of th..
Refresh for latest…: Coming off of a big international box office session last weekend when War For The Planet Of The Apes swung into China, Fox leads..
MADRID (Reuters) - Defending champion Marc Marquez won the Aragon MotoGP on Sunday to take a 16-point lead in the world championship standings. It was..
MADRID (Reuters) - Defending champion Marc Marquez won the Aragon MotoGP on Sunday to take a 16-point lead in the world championship standings. Honda ..
The case rests on a skull. Found in Hiroshima, Japan, the roughly 16 million year old fossil is of an extinct baleen whale Parietobalaena yamaokai. It..
Tokyo is perhaps the world's most relentlessly modern megalopolis, with bullet trains and robot cafes, cutting-edge architecture, fashions that won’t ..
Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark holds the winning plate during an awarding ceremony after winning the final match against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Ru..
TOKYO (AP) — Declare China a currency manipulator? Hasn't happened. Make Japan and South Korea pay more to host U.S. troops? Hasn't happened. Unleash ..
President Donald Trump continued to escalate threats to North Korea late Saturday as he responded to their foreign minister with a warning "they won't..