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The Seattle Times
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea’s Sinpo-class submarines, which can move about 1,000 kilometers... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted an hour ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which can move about 1,000 kilometers... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted an hour ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which can move about 1,000 kilometers... Read more
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ABC News
North Korean Submarine Missile Launch Shows Improved Abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean Submarine Missile Launch Shows Improved Ability
ABC News / Posted an hour ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which can move about 1,000 kilometers... Read more
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FOX News
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which could move close to 1,000... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
WBOC Salisbury / Posted an hour ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which could move close to 1,000... Read more
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Brandon Sun
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
Brandon Sun / Posted an hour ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which could move close to 1,000... Read more
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Boston Herald
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
Boston Herald / Posted an hour ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which could move close to 1,000... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted an hour ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which could move close to 1,000... Read more
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Lowell Sun
North Korean launches missile from sub, riling neighborsMissiles of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, inclu
North Korean launches missile from sub, riling neighbors
Lowell Sun / Posted an hour ago
Missiles of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which could move close to 1,000... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved abilityof such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S.
North Korean submarine missile launch shows improved ability
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 hours ago
of such capability could also potentially strike parts of Japan, including U.S. military bases on the island of Okinawa, considering the operational range of North Korea's Sinpo-class submarines, which could move close to 1,000... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Film news: IMAX cinema to be demolished, Down Under filmmaker philosophicala real-life American conscientious objector (Andrew Garfield) who became a war
Film news: IMAX cinema to be demolished, Down Under filmmaker philosophical
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
a real-life American conscientious objector (Andrew Garfield) who became a war hero by saving 75 lives at the Battle of Okinawa. It is screening at Venice, which starts next week. Hacksaw Ridge is getting an Australian cinema release on November... Read more
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Japan Today
Okinawa considers rejecting coral transplant to block U.S. base relocation ‹ Japan TodayOkinawa Governor Takeshi Onaga is considering rejecting the state’s plan to tra
Okinawa considers rejecting coral transplant to block U.S. base relocation ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 9 hours ago
Okinawa Governor Takeshi Onaga is considering rejecting the state’s plan to transplant corals from waters off an envisioned U.S. base construction site in the northern part of Okinawa Prefecture to elsewhere, in the latest move to thwart the... Read more
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Japan Update
Two nights of entertainment and cold sudsTens of thousands of people are expected to attend the Orion Beer Fest at Okina
Two nights of entertainment and cold suds
Japan Update / Posted 9 hours ago
Tens of thousands of people are expected to attend the Orion Beer Fest at Okinawa City Athletic Park this weekend. While the All Okinawa Eisa Festival provides for the soul, the Orion Beer Festival next to the athletic grounds provides the... Read more
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Japan Update
Nothing is more Okinawan than Eisagive it their all, and a 15-minute show can be quite physically demanding. If
Nothing is more Okinawan than Eisa
Japan Update / Posted 9 hours ago
give it their all, and a 15-minute show can be quite physically demanding. If the sounds of sanshin are the music of Okinawa’s soul, Eisa is the soul itself. Although based on religious bon-dances that were performed to entertain the spirits... Read more
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Reuters
Japanese U.N. peacekeepers to train for rescue missionsof Japan's Self Defence Force march in the grounds of a newly opened military b
Japanese U.N. peacekeepers to train for rescue missions
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
of Japan's Self Defence Force march in the grounds of a newly opened military base on the island of Yonaguni in the Okinawa prefecture, March 28, 2016. Picture taken March 28, 2016. REUTERS/Nobuhiro Kubo TOKYO Japan will begin training... Read more
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Japan Update
Governor to hold regular press conference Thursdaythe business of coping with the problem in Henoko has taken most of his time.
Governor to hold regular press conference Thursday
Japan Update / Posted 11 hours ago
the business of coping with the problem in Henoko has taken most of his time. Subsequently, the Public Relations Office of Okinawa Prefecture has held extraordinary press conferences to explain governor’s ideas and thinking in the meantime. Now the... Read more
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Japan Update
New company to develop Urasoe monorail Stationcompany called Urasoe Smart City Infrastructure Development Co, Ltd. to advance
New company to develop Urasoe monorail Station
Japan Update / Posted 12 hours ago
company called Urasoe Smart City Infrastructure Development Co, Ltd. to advance development along the extension of the Okinawa Urban Monorail line, and to build new “Tedako Urasoe Station.” Urasoe City and the government-owned Public Financial... Read more
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Japan Today
Okinawa media union protests forcible removal of reporters from protest site ‹ Japan TodayA group of labor unions for media in Okinawa Prefecture issued Tuesday a statem
Okinawa media union protests forcible removal of reporters from protest site ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 15 hours ago
A group of labor unions for media in Okinawa Prefecture issued Tuesday a statement of protest after two local newspaper reporters were forcibly removed by riot police while covering protest demonstrations near a helipad construction site in a U.S.... Read more
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The Mercury News
California shipwreck: WWII aircraft carrier off California coast in 'amazing state' Titanic researcher says(Ocean Exploration Trust) The Independence, a light aircraft carrier that is 6
California shipwreck: WWII aircraft carrier off California coast in 'amazing state' Titanic researcher says
The Mercury News / Posted 15 hours ago
(Ocean Exploration Trust) The Independence, a light aircraft carrier that is 623 feet long, saw combat at Wake Island, Okinawa, and Leyte Gulf from 1943 to 1945, and was present a year later at the U.S. atomic tests at Bikini Atoll in the South... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA sees Tropical Storm Lionrock sonsolidatingnear 27.2 degrees north latitude and 134.1 degrees east longitude, about 346 na
NASA sees Tropical Storm Lionrock sonsolidating
PhysOrg / Posted 21 hours ago
near 27.2 degrees north latitude and 134.1 degrees east longitude, about 346 nautical miles east of Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan. Lionrock has tracked south-southwestward at 5.7 mph (5 knots/9.2 kph). Maximum sustained winds were near 63... Read more
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The China Post
Rain likely from Friday in another sweltering weekwere estimated at 90 kph, with gusts of up to 119 kph, the bureau's data showed
Rain likely from Friday in another sweltering week
The China Post / Posted 21 hours ago
were estimated at 90 kph, with gusts of up to 119 kph, the bureau's data showed. As the storm moves along in waters near Okinawa, northeastern winds could bring sporadic rain to Taiwan's northern coast near Keelung and parts of Yilan and Hualien... Read more
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The Mercury News
Scientists explore wreck of WWII aircraft carrier off California coastdepicts the Independence as it appeared during its wartime service. (NOAA) The
Scientists explore wreck of WWII aircraft carrier off California coast
The Mercury News / Posted 23 hours ago
depicts the Independence as it appeared during its wartime service. (NOAA) The Independence saw combat at Wake Island, Okinawa, and Leyte Gulf from 1943 to 1945, and was present a year later at the U.S. atomic tests at Bikini Atoll in the South... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Former Biloxi Mayor Jerry O’Keefe has diedescalated, O'Keefe distinguished himself as a fighter pilot with the U.S. Marin
Former Biloxi Mayor Jerry O’Keefe has died
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
escalated, O'Keefe distinguished himself as a fighter pilot with the U.S. Marine Corp. On April 22, 1945, in the skies over Okinawa he shot down five Japanese Kamikazes, becoming an ace in a single day. Eventually, Lt. O'Keefe received the Air... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Former Biloxi Mayor Jerry O’Keefe has diedescalated, O'Keefe distinguished himself as a fighter pilot with the U.S. Marin
Former Biloxi Mayor Jerry O’Keefe has died
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
escalated, O'Keefe distinguished himself as a fighter pilot with the U.S. Marine Corp. On April 22, 1945, in the skies over Okinawa he shot down five Japanese Kamikazes, becoming an ace in a single day. Eventually, Lt. O'Keefe received the Air... Read more
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New Kerala
Typhoon Mindulle lashes Japan, thousands evacuated - newkerala.com #108695died and scores were injured as heavy winds and rains caused people to evacuate
Typhoon Mindulle lashes Japan, thousands evacuated - newkerala.com #108695
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
died and scores were injured as heavy winds and rains caused people to evacuate homes and vehicles. The agency on Tuesday also issued a warning of another typhoon forming around 370 km off the coast of Minami Daito Island in Okinawa pr... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
New Giants settling in, just in time for Dodgersthe world for Giants left-hander Matt Moore. He was 7 years old when his famil
New Giants settling in, just in time for Dodgers
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted yesterday
the world for Giants left-hander Matt Moore. He was 7 years old when his family moved from Florida to Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, where his father, Marty, was stationed as a crew chief maintaining helicopters for the Air Force Special Operations... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Filipino slugger retains OPBF title in Japan(OPBF) super flyweight title against Japanese challenger Go Onaga on Sunday nig
Filipino slugger retains OPBF title in Japan
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
(OPBF) super flyweight title against Japanese challenger Go Onaga on Sunday night at the Prefectural Budokan in Naha, Okinawa, Japan. Dacquel started slow and allowed Onaga to take the early rounds. But the 25-year old Filipino pug from Team... Read more
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Japan Update
Typhoon Lionrock takes unusual route to Okinawaof Japan main islands and slowly moving southwest. It seems to take a quite unu
Typhoon Lionrock takes unusual route to Okinawa
Japan Update / Posted yesterday
of Japan main islands and slowly moving southwest. It seems to take a quite unusual course for a typhoon moving towards Okinawa. Typhoons usually approach Okinawa moving in from south as they make their way up north, but Lionrock seems taking a... Read more
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Japan Update
U.S. airman arrested on suspicion of DUIon Kadena Air Base was arrested Shortly after midnight on Sunday on suspicion o
U.S. airman arrested on suspicion of DUI
Japan Update / Posted yesterday
on Kadena Air Base was arrested Shortly after midnight on Sunday on suspicion of driving under influence. According to Okinawa Prefectural Police, a police patrol stopped Rahkeem Fair, a 23-year-old Senior Airman of the U.S. Air Force, after... Read more
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Japan Update
ANA midnight flights popular choice during summer seasonpassengers and the seat occupancy rate would be at least on the same level as i
ANA midnight flights popular choice during summer season
Japan Update / Posted yesterday
passengers and the seat occupancy rate would be at least on the same level as in 2015 The demand for flights to and from Okinawa is high, however, the carriers can’t add flights because Naha Airport operates at its capacity. ANA has tried to meet... Read more
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The Mercury News
LIVE: Scientists explore wreck of WWII aircraft carrier off California coastwho discovered the Titanic in 1985, also was on board Monday's expedition. The
LIVE: Scientists explore wreck of WWII aircraft carrier off California coast
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
who discovered the Titanic in 1985, also was on board Monday's expedition. The Independence saw combat at Wake Island, Okinawa and Leyte Gulf from 1943 to 1945, and later was present at atomic tests in Bikini Atoll in 1946. Afterward, it... Read more
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The Mercury News
New Giants settling in, just in time for Dodgersthe world for Giants left-hander Matt Moore. He was 7 years old when his famil
New Giants settling in, just in time for Dodgers
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
the world for Giants left-hander Matt Moore. He was 7 years old when his family moved from Florida to Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, where his father, Marty, was stationed as a crew chief maintaining helicopters for the Air Force Special Operations... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Satellite sees two Tropical Cyclones near Japan28.4 degrees north latitude and 133.9 degrees east longitude, about 344 nautica
NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Satellite sees two Tropical Cyclones near Japan
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
28.4 degrees north latitude and 133.9 degrees east longitude, about 344 nautical miles east-northeast of Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan. Lionrock has tracked south-southeastward at 3.4 mph (3 knots/5.5 kph) and is expected to turn to the... Read more
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KWGN Denver
1 killed, planes grounded as 2 severe storms roar across Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
1 killed, planes grounded as 2 severe storms roar across Japan
KWGN Denver / Posted yesterday
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan’s southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
1 killed, planes grounded as 2 severe storms roar across Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
1 killed, planes grounded as 2 severe storms roar across Japan
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan’s southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
One killed, planes grounded as 2 severe storms roar across Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
One killed, planes grounded as 2 severe storms roar across Japan
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan’s southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
One killed, planes grounded as 2 severe storms roar across Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
One killed, planes grounded as 2 severe storms roar across Japan
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan’s southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japancountry, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thurs
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursday morning. Copyright 2016... Read more
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Japan Update
Japanese Government to start repair work on MCAS Futenmasigned in 1996, but the construction of the replacement facility has been mired
Japanese Government to start repair work on MCAS Futenma
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
signed in 1996, but the construction of the replacement facility has been mired in a fight between the central and Okinawa governments almost from the get go. The prefecture wants to kick the whole facility out of the prefecture... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japancountry, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thurs
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursday morning. Copyright 2016... Read more
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Japan Update
One dead, one in coma in weekend water accidentsTwo water-related accidents took place at northern Okinawa beaches aver the wee
One dead, one in coma in weekend water accidents
Japan Update / Posted 2 days ago
Two water-related accidents took place at northern Okinawa beaches aver the weekend leaving one Korean tourist dead and a boy from Hyogo Prefecture in coma. A 32-year-old female tourist from Korea, Kim Ji He was found floating face down off Anchi... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
Local 10 Miami / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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News 8000
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japanside of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typh
Planes grounded as 3 severe storms hit Japan
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
side of the country, Tropical Storm Lionrock is forecast to develop into a typhoon by Thursday, avoiding much of Japan but heading for Okinawa in the East China Sea. That typhoon is due to pass by Japan's southern islands on Thursd... Read more
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