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Chicagoans Worry About Loved Ones In Japan

Japan Earthquake

First Posted: 03/12/11 10:17 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 07:40 PM ET

Chicago Sun-Times :

Renko Yamamoto boarded an airplane in Tokyo Friday bound for O'Hare Airport and her first meeting with her 7-month-old granddaughter Nanako Yamamoto.

Just hours into the flight, an in-flight message interrupted the movie the 70-year-old Yamamoto was watching: There had been an earthquake in Japan -- a big one. Immediately, passengers started talking with one another about just how bad it might be.

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