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The G7 Meeting in Sendai: Mr Aso's PEF Project

Lyric Hughes Hale | Posted 05.23.2016 | World
Lyric Hughes Hale

The sun has finally appeared, and the TV trucks are rolling out of this ancient hot springs town on the outskirts of Sendai, Japan. This was the location over the weekend of the G7 meeting of finance ministers and central bankers which, although civil, has ended with a lack of consensus.

Japan Honors Victims Of Its Worst Earthquake 5 Years On

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 03.11.2016 | World

Five years ago, a magnitude-9.0 earthquake struck Tohoku, a region along Japan's northeastern coast. The March 11, 2011, disaster unleashed a massive ...

How You Can Help Typhoon Victims Today While Also Helping to Build a Future

Alice Korngold | Posted 02.02.2014 | Impact
Alice Korngold

That's a tough choice for many of us who are moved to act when we see children and families suffering from the violence of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

Japan Military Helicopters Dump Seawater On Nuclear Reactor

AP/The Huffington Post | By ERIC TALMADGE and MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ZAO, Japan -- Japanese military helicopters dumped loads of seawater onto a stricken nuclear reactor Thursday, trying to avoid full meltdowns as plant...