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Slip back in time and into a kimono

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:50
One of our family’s favorite ways to learn is through hands-on experiences. Sometimes it’s cooking classes. Other times it may take the form of historical ...
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Home comforts, the tech way

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:49
Wrapped up in the sound system To get an immersive sound experience while watching TV or an online video at home, so far your only ...
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1968: The year Japan truly raised its voice

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:45
During a recent conversation with a student in his sixth year at a university renowned to be an incubator for Japanese politicians, 23-year-old Atsugi Fukuhara ...
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Sumo scandal deepens as conflicting accounts of alleged assault emerge

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:25
The assault scandal involving yokozuna Harumafuji deepens as conflicting accounts emerge of his alleged attack on fellow wrestler Takanoiwa during a drunken brawl.
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AC/DC co-founder and guitarist dies

cnn - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:24
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Trump's delay on importing heads of hunted elephants surprises administration staff

cnn - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:20
President Donald Trump's move late Friday night to postpone a decision to allow the import of elephant hunting trophies from two African countries came as a surprise not only to interest groups, but also the US Fish and Wildlife Service employees who oversaw the proposed change in policy, a source with knowledge of the agency's process told CNN.
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You’re living in Japan — so now for something completely different

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:10
In a way, foreign residents who gravitate toward a third culture are simply following in a fine Japanese tradition.
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How it feels to be a Zimbabwean today

cnn - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:10
I woke on Saturday, the day of the planned solidarity march, feeling a sense of anticipation about the hours ahead. Since my arrival in Harare, the complete lack of police presence on the streets had been the most striking thing to see since the apparent coup.
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Views from Americans in Tokyo: Do you agree with the 2nd Amendment of the U.S. Constitution?

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:09
American citizens in Tokyo were asked whether they support the part of their nation's supreme law that guarantees their right to bear arms.
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Hockey World League Final: England lose narrowly to Argentina

bbc - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:09
England lose their second Pool B match at the Hockey World League Final after a 1-0 defeat by Argentina in Auckland.
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Caution — cute overload: kittens Sazzles and Tiger

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:08
"Bold, gorgeous, happy and healthy" — that's how these two 11-week-old kittens have been described.
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US warship and Japanese tug collide in latest incident

bbc - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:06
A US warship suffers slight damage after being struck by a Japanese tug.
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Second-ranked Miami recovers from 14-point deficit, pulverizes Virginia

japantimes - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:04
The undefeated season was slipping away, and so was any realistic chance Miami had of getting into the College Football Playoff and competing for a ...
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