Hiroshima bomb
4 weeks ago
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Survivor talks about life after the bomb dropped

August 6, 2015 marks 70 years since the United States unleashed an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. Tens of thousands were killed instantly. Many more died from the radioactive fallout.
NC official: Japanese trip will pay dividends
12 months ago
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NC official: Japanese trip will pay dividends

North Carolina's top economic development official says the state is aggressively trying to land a foreign automaker. As part of the plan, Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker visited Japan last week where she met with business interests.
Team USA defeats Japan in baseball at Shark Tank; Pender names new head baseball coach
1 year ago
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Team USA defeats Japan in baseball at Shark Tank; Pender names new head baseball coach

The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team concluded the domestic part of their schedule on Tuesday night with a shutout victory over Japan in Wilmington. Both squads are now headed to Amsterdam in order to compete in a collegiate tournament that will feature Team USA, Japan, Chinese Taipei and Netherlands. Plus more!
Team USA to face Japan Tuesday at Shark Tank
1 year ago
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Team USA to face Japan Tuesday at Shark Tank

The collegiate national baseball team will make an appearance in Wilmington on Tuesday night against Japan. This will be the third game of a 3 game series for Team USA against Japan. Team USA beat Japan on Sunday in Thomasville. Japan won on Monday in Wilson. Tuesday's game in Wilmington will decide the best of three series. First pitch is slated for 6pm at Buck Hardee Field. There will be live music prior to the game at the Shark Tank. There will be a fireworks display afterwards.
With four months left in office, Governor Perdue heads to Japan for conference
3 years ago
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With four months left in office, Governor Perdue heads to Japan for conference

Gov. Bev Perdue and N.C. Department of Commerce Secretary Keith Crisco have departed for Japan to lead a delegation to the high-profile Southeast U.S./Japan Annual Joint Meeting in Tokyo.