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Osaka withdraws from Rome quarters with right hand injury

Fox Sports

Fri, 17 May 2019 03:39:00 GMT


Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka Withdraw From Italian Open With Injuries

The New York Times

Fri, 17 May 2019 12:41:00 GMT


Federer and Osaka withdraw from Rome quarters with injuries

Associated Press on MSN.com

Fri, 17 May 2019 05:58:09 GMT






Roger Federer, Naomi Osaka Withdraw From Italian Open Due to Injuries

Sports Illustrated

Fri, 17 May 2019 11:01:00 GMT


Naomi Osaka: French Open preparations have been rocky

Sporting News on MSN.com

Fri, 17 May 2019 07:50:24 GMT




Norman, Wang and Lalova break meeting records in Osaka  International Association of Athletics Federations

Michael Norman's 19.84 clocking in the 200m at the Golden Grand Prix Osaka was one of three meeting records set at the IAAF World Challenge competition on ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 11:21:51 GMT

Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka Withdraw From Italian Open With Injuries  The New York Times

Federer reported a right leg injury before his match against Stefanos Tsitsipas, while Osaka said her right hand was injured before she was to play Kiki Bertens.

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Fri, 17 May 2019 13:43:20 GMT

Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka withdraw from Italian Open  CNN

(CNN) Naomi Osaka and Roger Federer have pulled out of their quarterfinal singles matches at the Italian Open after succumbing to injury.


Fri, 17 May 2019 15:15:47 GMT

Sanchez Vicario says world No. 1 Osaka facing pressure of instant fame  Reuters

Naomi Osaka's fluctuating form before the French Open is a sign that the newest star in women's tennis is struggling with the pressure of being number one, ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 17:33:00 GMT

After taxing Thursday, Federer, Osaka withdraw from Rome with injuries  Tennis Magazine

Roger Federer is out with a right leg injury, while Naomi Osaka withdrew with a hand injury. Both players won two matches on Thursday. By AP. May 17, 2019 ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 12:30:20 GMT

Best Looks of the Week: Osaka points in green  Baseline

A world No. 1 appears in a photoshoot for the Financial Times, while others enjoy all that Rome has to offer. 1. Naomi Osaka. naomiosaka Verified. 895.6k ...


Sat, 18 May 2019 15:48:41 GMT

Sanchez Vicario: 'Naomi Osaka Feels the Pressure of Being World No. 1'  Tennis World USA

Tennis - Former World No. 1 Arantxa Sanchez Vicario has said that current World No. 1 Naomi Osaka is facing the pressure of being the top-ranked player after ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 02:10:10 GMT

Nadal reaches Rome semis; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured  Minneapolis Star Tribune

ROME — Rafael Nadal put away Fernando Verdasco 6-4, 6-0 at the Italian Open on Friday, and ought to be a little nervous. He's conceded only six games in six ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 15:03:49 GMT

Rome Quarterfinal Previews: Djokovic vs. Del Potro; Bertens vs. Osaka  Tennis Magazine

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka will test her game against the hottest clay-court player in the world in Kiki Bertens. By Cale Hammond. May 16, 2019 ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 21:08:26 GMT

Liberal Demoratic Party and Komeito flip-flop on Osaka merger  The Japan Times

Just over a month after local elections in which Osaka Ishin no Kai (One Osaka) surprised even itself with resounding victories, the established parties' l.


Sat, 18 May 2019 09:46:00 GMT

Norman’s 200m seasonal debut among expected highlights in Osaka  International Association of Athletics Federations

Expectations will be high when Michael Norman takes to the 200m startline on Sunday (19) at the Seiko Golden Grand Prix Osaka, part of the IAAF World ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 08:12:53 GMT

Japan's Osaka withdraws from Italian Open quarters with hand injury  Daily Sabah

Women's world number 1 Naomi Osaka withdrew from the Italian Open because of a right hand injury on Friday, allowing Kiki Bertens to advance to the...


Fri, 17 May 2019 11:40:23 GMT

Chasing a Plate in ... Osaka  New Zealand Herald

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Sun, 19 May 2019 21:13:40 GMT

Osaka withdraws in Rome; Pliskova, Konta advance  Yahoo Sports

Top-ranked Naomi Osaka was forced to withdraw with a right hand injury in the quarterfinals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome on Friday, one day after ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 21:21:00 GMT

Osaka, Federer withdraw from Italian Open  Yahoo Sports

Roger Federer and top-ranked Naomi Osaka withdrew before their Italian Open quarterfinals because of injuries on Friday.


Fri, 17 May 2019 15:06:00 GMT

Tight security expected for G20 summit in Osaka, with no lockers or trash cans at stations  The Japan Times

Osaka will be put under tight security during the Group of 20 summit in late June as local authorities plan to suspend the use of trash cans and coin locke.


Thu, 16 May 2019 23:53:00 GMT

Improving on Clay, Osaka Primed for Biggest Test in Bertens  Tennis Now

Naomi Osaka has gone a long way to answer questions about her potential on the clay in 2019. With a 7-1 record on the red stuff in 2019, a semi-final in ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 02:13:23 GMT

Las Vegas Sands aims high in Osaka - Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS)  Seeking Alpha

Las Vegas Sands (LVS +1.4%) global development exec George Tanasijevich reiterates that the casino operator is "well positioned" to win an integrated resort ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 18:34:00 GMT

Japan IR Expo opens in Osaka as candidates step up efforts to win integrated casino resort licenses  The Japan Times

With the cities of Osaka and Wakayama stepping up their efforts to win a legalized integrated casino resort, the Japan IR Expo opened Wednesday in Osaka. T.


Wed, 15 May 2019 08:54:00 GMT

Djokovic, Nadal and Konta progress to Rome semis, Osaka and Federer bow out with injury  Reuters

ROME (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Johanna Konta progressed to the Italian Open semi-finals on Friday, but Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 15:38:00 GMT

Tennis star Naomi Osaka: ‘I let it get to my head a little bit’  Financial Times

Naomi Osaka is contemplating the nature of greatness. Of the tens of millions on the planet who play tennis, the Japanese athlete is the top-ranked female, ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 01:08:58 GMT

Osaka red light district to be closed during G-20 summit  Kyodo News Plus

A major red light district in Osaka will be closed during the Group of 20 summit in late June, the first such decision in 30 years, the local restaurant association ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 03:25:27 GMT

2019 Rome highlights: Osaka doubles up, outguns Buzarnescu  WTA Tennis

World No.1 Naomi Osaka won her second match of the day to reach her maiden Internazionali BNL d'Italia quarterfinal, defeating Mihaela Buzarnescu in straight ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 20:18:43 GMT

Naomi Osaka wants to be seeded No. 1 at French Open  Tennis Magazine

The 21-year-old star has barely kept hold of her No. 1 ranking this week, with Simona Halep coming within one match of taking the top spot at Madrid.


Mon, 13 May 2019 16:57:03 GMT

No.1 Scenarios: Osaka tries to hold off Halep for No.1 and top seed in Paris  WTA Tennis

Who will be the top seed at Roland Garros? Here's what 'It Takes' for a No.1 change at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome. -A +A. WTA Insider Courtney ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 13:52:06 GMT

Osaka wins first of 2 matches in a busy day at Italian Open  Centre Daily Times

Top-ranked Naomi Osaka posted a comfortable 6-3, 6-3 win over Dominika Cibulkova in the first of her two matches at the Italian Open.


Thu, 16 May 2019 10:18:00 GMT

Osaka Stands Alone As Japan Big City Casino Candidate  Forbes

Casino operators have declared Osaka their favorite major Japanese city to develop an integrated resort the way parents declare their only child their favorite.


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka: I couldn't really move my thumb  Eurosport.com

World number one Naomi Osaka told reporters that she could not move her thumb as she was forced to withdraw from the Italian Open.


Fri, 17 May 2019 21:29:39 GMT

Naomi Osaka, Kei Nishikori advance to Italian Open quarterfinals  The Japan Times

Women's world No. 1 Naomi Osaka and seventh-ranked men's player Kei Nishikori both advanced to the Italian Open quarterfinals with two wins apiece on ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 06:50:00 GMT

Italian Open: Johanna Konta into semi-finals, Naomi Osaka withdraws with injury  BBC Sport

Johanna Konta beats Marketa Vondrousova to reach the Italian Open semi-finals, while world number one Naomi Osaka withdraws because of a hand injury.


Fri, 17 May 2019 18:23:28 GMT

Naomi Osaka, Young Tennis Stars Turning To Yonex Rackets  Forbes

Naomi Osaka has played with Yonex her entire professional career. (Photo by Marijan Murat/picture alliance via Getty Images). Getty. When Naomi Osaka was a ...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka, Halep win Madrid openers, Muguruza falls  ESPN

Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep won their opening matches at the Madrid Open, and Garbine Muguruza was upset by Petra Martic of Croatia on Sunday.


Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka after Bencic loss: 'Today, it was a drama, so much drama in my head'  WTA Tennis

Naomi Osaka reflects on her tight loss to Belinda Bencic in the quarterfinals of the Mutua Madrid Open and how she feels about the No.1 ranking. -A +A.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Federer, Nadal and Osaka win on busy day at Italian Open  KOKI FOX 23

ROME (AP) - Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Naomi Osaka advanced with routine wins in the first of their two matches at the Italian Open on Thursday.


Thu, 16 May 2019 12:11:15 GMT

Osaka: French Open preparations have been rocky  FOX Sports Asia

WTA: Naomi Osaka admitted her clay-court form ahead of the French Open has been "rocky" after she withdrew from the Internazionali d'Italia due to injury.


Fri, 17 May 2019 12:04:29 GMT

Headline Naomi Osaka's US Open win, not Serena Williams's controversy -Melo  Tennis World USA

In an interview to Brazil El Pais, the Brazilian doubles player Marcelo Melo commented on Serena Williams's controversy at the last year's US Open in the final ...


Sat, 18 May 2019 03:10:26 GMT

Tennis: Naomi Osaka withdraws from Italian Open, Kei Nishikori crashes out  Kyodo News Plus

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdraws from the Italian Open ahead of her quarterfinal match before her compatriot Kei Nishikori was knocked out in straight sets.


Fri, 17 May 2019 14:43:08 GMT

Osaka in danger of losing No. 1 to Halep with Madrid loss to Bencic  Tennis Magazine

The 27-year-old Romanian will need to win the title in the Spanish capital to unseat the 21-year-old Japanese. By John Berkok. May 09, 2019 ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka tumulus clusters must lead to wider understanding of ancient Japan  The Japan News

A group of ancient Japanese tombs have been judged to have universal value. This is good news to mark the start of the Reiwa era.


Sat, 18 May 2019 10:24:00 GMT

Big audience on show in Osaka for 1st Japan IR Expo 2019  Inside Asian Gaming

The extraordinary interest in a Japanese IR industry was on full display in Osaka on Wednesday with a huge audience of local companies associated industries ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 23:16:13 GMT

Osaka battles to reach Porsche Grand Prix semis  ESPN

Naomi Osaka came from behind in the final set to beat Donna Vekic on Friday and reach the semifinals of the Porsche Grand Prix. Osaka will face Anett ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka's mayor intends to call referendum on metropolis plan in fall of 2020  The Japan Times

Osaka Mayor Ichiro Matsui said Saturday he wants to hold a referendum around the fall of 2020 on whether to restructure the city into a metropolis like Tok.


Sat, 11 May 2019 13:51:00 GMT

This Osaka Tradition Is Dangerous  Kotaku

Pictured is Ebisu Bridge. It's the most famous in Osaka, and the Dotonbori canal below runs through the heart of the city's southern district. When people in ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Serena returns; Svitolina defends; Osaka still the 1: WTA Rome preview  Tennis Magazine

Last week Kiki Bertens put herself on the short list of French Open contenders. Who might join her there this week? By Steve Tignor. May 12, 2019 ...


Sun, 12 May 2019 20:55:10 GMT

Osaka retains number one ranking, reaches Rome quarters  The Punch

Japan's Naomi Osaka won twice on Thursday to reach the Italian Open quarter-finals, retaining the world number one ranking ahead of the start of the French ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 19:30:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka Tops 2019 Money List, Serena Williams Ranked 21st  Forbes

Reigning Australian Open champion and world No. 1 Naomi Osaka remained at the top of the 2019 money list on the women's WTA Tour as Ash Barty entered ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Injured Osaka withdraws in Rome  beIN SPORTS MENA Breaking News

A right hand injury forced world number one Naomi Osaka to withdraw from the Internazionali d'Italia on Friday.


Fri, 17 May 2019 10:18:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka Scores Another Brand Deal, Adding Mastercard to Nike  Bloomberg

Naomi Osaka added Mastercard Inc. to her endorsement contracts, as the No. 1 ranked tennis player continues to attract sponsors following her upset victory ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka, Roger Federer hope to be fit for Roland Garros  DispatchLIVE

World No 1 Naomi Osaka said she was "between sad and disappointed" after pulling out of the Italian Open before the quarterfinals with injury just a week ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 08:15:31 GMT

Improved Osaka reaches Madrid Open quarters  Reuters

MADRID (Reuters) - World number one Naomi Osaka delivered an improved display to reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open on Wednesday, beating ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 22:20:00 GMT

Tennis: Nishikori crashes out, Osaka withdraws from Italian Open  The Mainichi

ROME (Kyodo) -- World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdrew from the Italian Open ahead of her quarterfinal match on Friday before her compatriot Kei Nishikori w.


Fri, 17 May 2019 21:50:45 GMT

Roach infestation found at Taipei & Osaka restaurant in Gilford  The Union Leader

GILFORD — The town's health officer has ordered the closure of a local ethnic restaurant citing a “pest infestation.” The Taipei & Osaka restaurant in Unit #160 at ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 19:27:00 GMT

MGM, Orix to submit proposal for Osaka casino RFC phase  GGRAsia

U.S.-based operator of casinos MGM Resorts International says it will submit a proposal to develop a casino resort in the Japanese prefecture of Osaka.


Tue, 14 May 2019 01:56:32 GMT

Federer edges Monfils in Madrid; Osaka tumbles  ESPN

In only his second match on clay since 2016, Roger Federer rallied from three games down late in the third set and then dominated the deciding tiebreaker to ...


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka Wave? Why Naomi Osaka handpicked this local artist for Coachella collaboration  Palm Beach Post

Artist Tracy Guiteau on Haitian-American art, Naomi Osaka, and LeBron James' Uninterrupted.


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka's Mastercard deal underscores Japanese star's magnetic brand appeal  The Japan Times

Naomi Osaka has added Mastercard Inc. to her endorsement contracts, as the No. 1 ranked tennis player continues to attract sponsors following her wins at t.


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Tenma -- A neighborhood where Osaka's lively personality is always on full display  Japan Today

By day an energetic shopping district and by night a backstreet maze of quirky bars, Tenma is a lively Osaka neighborhood steeped in history. Get to know an ...


Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Trump says he will meet Xi at Osaka G20 summit after defiant China hits US with new tariffs  The Japan Times

WASHINGTON/BEIJING - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would meet Chinese President Xi Jinping next month as the trade war between the ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 01:43:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka reveals why she split with Adidas for Nike  Tennis World USA

In a press conference in Rome, Tennis World USA asked Naomi Osaka the reasons why she split with Adidas and became an ambassador for Nike.


Tue, 14 May 2019 16:10:55 GMT

Maishima Incineration Plant – Osaka, Japan  Atlas Obscura

Discover Maishima Incineration Plant in Osaka, Japan: This whimsical garbage disposal facility receives around 12000 accidental tourists each year.


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 23:01:27 GMT

Osaka opens clay season with win in Germany  ESPN

STUTTGART, Germany -- Top-ranked Naomi Osaka opened her clay-court season by beating Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan 6-4, 6-3 on Thursday to reach the ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka handpicked this Florida artist for Coachella collaboration  Daytona Beach News-Journal

Artist Tracy Guiteau on Haitian-American art, Naomi Osaka, and LeBron James' Uninterrupted.


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Who Shares The Fruits Of Naomi Osaka's Success?  Palisades Hudson Financial Group

While high-performing professional athletes are rarely *content* to rest on their accomplishments, it is hard to imagine that tennis star Naomi Osaka can feel ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 13:04:19 GMT

Osaka tour, Japan: Neon charms in Shin-sekai, Osaka's former fun park  Stuff.co.nz

Shin-sekai or 'New World' is a run down district in Osaka, Japan. The faded aspirations inherent in its name and gaudy neons, suggest the grit and glamour of ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 18:00:00 GMT

Tennis:Osaka withdraws from Rome quarters with right hand injury  The Mainichi

ROME (AP) -- Top-ranked Naomi Osaka withdrew from her Italian Open quarterfinal due to a right hand injury on Friday.


Fri, 17 May 2019 10:22:51 GMT

UNESCO to add Osaka tombs to world heritage list  NHK WORLD

A group of ancient burial mounds in Osaka Prefecture, western Japan is expected to be added to UNESCO's World Cultural Heritage List.


Mon, 13 May 2019 23:22:03 GMT

Federer returns to clay with win; Osaka survives  ESPN

Novak Djokovic, the men's top seed, and Simona Halep, the women's No. 3 seed, won in straight sets to reach the third round of the Madrid Open on Tuesday.


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka Pulls Out Of Italian Open Quarter-Finals  Channels Television

World number one Naomi Osaka has pulled out of the Italian Open before Thursday's quarter-finals with an injury just a week before the start of the French Open.


Fri, 17 May 2019 10:33:50 GMT

Osaka kicks off her clay season, while Nadal tries to bounce back  Tennis Magazine

After ramping up for a few weeks, the clay season reaches top gear this week. As the men close out their European-swing opener in Monte Carlo and head for ...


Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

News Navigator: How much will it cost to host the World Expo in Osaka?  The Mainichi

The Mainichi answers common questions readers may have about the costs relating to the World Expo due to be held in Japan in 2025.


Sun, 19 May 2019 06:01:07 GMT

In Stuttgart, Osaka avenges loss to nemesis Hsieh in 2019 clay debut  Tennis Magazine

“I do think I have chances on clay. Just knowing what shot to hit at a specific moment is really important for me." By John Berkok. April 25, 2019 ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

TENNIS: Osaka playing in her sister's shadow - Sports  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Mari Osaka falls to Ann Li at Oaks Club event; meanwhile, her top-ranked sister Naomi rolls along at Grand Prix event in Germany.


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka hopes to recover missing form on clay in Stuttgart  The Japan Times

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka hopes to bounce back from her recent defeats and conquer a new surface as she launches her clay-court season in Stuttgart, ...


Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka pulls out of Stuttgart semifinal against Kontaveit with injury  Tennis Magazine

The top seed had just overcome a 5-1 down deficit in the quarterfinals before having to end her run unexpectedly. By Kamakshi Tandon. April 27, 2019 ...


Sat, 27 Apr 2019 13:52:00 GMT

Osaka seeded No.1 at French Open  beIN SPORTS AUSTRALIA

Naomi Osaka will remain world No.1 and the top seed at the French Open after Marketa Vondrousova knocked Simona Halep out of the Internazionali d'Italia.


Thu, 16 May 2019 15:00:00 GMT

Osaka wants to contend on clay: "I do think I have chances"  Tennis Magazine

"Every other court... I have more experience than I have on clay because honestly, every time I come here I get injured." By Kamakshi Tandon. April 24, 2019 ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka Ishin's success could have impact on regional politics elsewhere in Japan  The Japan Times

OSAKA - History shows cities that flourish due to maritime trade have a reputation for some of the world's most colorful, complex, and corrupt local politics.


Sat, 20 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Can Osaka put aside her off-court drama to focus on tennis?  Tennis Magazine

In her much-anticipated clay-court debut, top-seeded Naomi Osaka topped Hsieh Su-wei, 6-4, 6-3, to move into the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix on Thursday.


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka, Kvitova, Barty top 2019 WTA earnings so far  Baseline

A trio of expected earners leads the WTA Tour in prize money so far in 2019, as reported by Forbes. Naomi Osaka, this year's Australian Open singles champion, ...


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Advocates fighting child labor come together in Tokyo ahead of Osaka G20 summit  The Japan Times

Empowering workers, installing social protection programs and monitoring organizations to implement those programs are key points to reducing 152 million c.


Tue, 14 May 2019 06:34:00 GMT

Osaka heads to training week at Rafa Nadal Academy  Baseline

Fair to say these two play some pretty good tennis ????@RafaelNadal | @Naomi_Osaka_ | @rnadalacademy pic.twitter.com/IpH34F8Y5i. — ATP Tour ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka protesters blast judges who let sex offenders off the hook:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

OSAKA--In mounting anger against sexual violence across Japan, about 250 demonstrators on May 11 here denounced recent court rulings that found offenders ...


Sun, 12 May 2019 08:20:00 GMT

Osaka into third round as Italian Open resumes after washout  eNCA

ROME - World number one Naomi Osaka eased into the third round of the WTA and ATP Italian Open on Thursday with a straight-sets win over Dominika ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 13:58:37 GMT

Madrid Draw Analysis: Kvitova bids for history, Osaka, Halep, Pliskova fight fitness cloud  WTA Tennis

WTA Insider breaks down the draw at the Mutua Madrid Open, where World No.2 Petra Kvitova is looking to do something no woman has done before. -A +A.


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

In twist-laden quarterfinal, Osaka erases 5-1 deficit in third set  Tennis Magazine

Earlier on Friday, No. 3-seeded Petra Kvitova scored a victory over No. 8-seeded Anastasija Sevastova, 2-6, 6-2, 6-3. By Ashley Ndebele. April 26, 2019 ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Madrid Open 2019 Draw: Osaka opens against Cibulkova, Kerber and Muguruza set for early blockbuster  WTA Tennis

World No.1 Naomi Osaka will face 2016 finalist Dominika Cibulkova in the first round of the 2019 Mutua Madrid Open, while former World No.1s Angelique ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka withdraws from Italian Open  ANI News

Rome [Italy], May 17 (ANI): World number one Naomi Osaka on Friday withdrew from the Italian Open with an injury in her right hand.


Fri, 17 May 2019 15:46:00 GMT

Osaka remains atop WTA Tour rankings  Sport24

Japan's Naomi Osaka remained atop of WTA rankings released, ahead of Czech Petra Kvitova and Romanian Simona Halep.


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Madrid Open favourite Osaka recaptures spark  Sport24

Madrid - After a week of training on the clay courts of the Rafa Nadal Academy in Mallorca, Naomi Osaka feels she's rediscovered the form that had been ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Top story: Naomi Osaka seals Mastercard endorsement deal  SportsPro Media

Rolling sports business news wrap: Every deal, every day.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka Nike deal: Tennis star makes history with outfit  Daily Telegraph

Tennis star Naomi Osaka has become the first Nike star to receive permission to include rival sponsors on her Nike-sponsored threads.


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka casino RFC application phase from April 25  GGRAsia

Osaka's request-for-concept (RFC) application phase in its effort to identify parties interested in being commercial partners for hosting a casino resort, begins on ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Madrid marvels: Kvitova, Osaka, Halep assemble  WTA Tennis

16-year-old Marta Kostyuk qualified for her first main draw of the year, scoring a 6-0, 2-6, 6-0 win over Amanda Anisimova en route (Jimmie48/WTA). 16-year-old ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Train station in Osaka plays “most disturbing sound in human history” to announce arrivals  SoraNews24

JR Tennoji Station musically invites you to board one of their trains bound for the…ChAOs ReAlM‽ Osaka has been known to embrace some rather unorthodox ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Sascha Bajin opens up on reason behind split with Naomi Osaka  Tennis World USA

The news about Naomi Osaka and her coach Sascha Bajin splitting in February after that the Japanese player won her second Grand Slam title in a row was ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Unstrung: Naomi Osaka's dramatic off-court changes | TENNIS.com - Live Scores, News, Player Rankings  Tennis Magazine

From lawsuit to citizenship dilemma, the 21-year-old has battled a handful of off-court action since winning her second consecutive Grand Slam in January.


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka Gas to withdraw from coal-fired power station project  Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Osaka Gas Co Ltd said on Wednesday that it will pull out of a plan to build a coal-fired power plant in Yamaguchi, western Japan, ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Attractions news 27th April 2019 | Osaka IR, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge and Parques Reunidos bid  Blooloop

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Sat, 27 Apr 2019 09:34:40 GMT

LDP loses both by-elections in Okinawa, Osaka prefectures:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Candidates supported by the ruling coalition lost in Lower House by-elections held in Okinawa and Osaka prefectures on April 21, raising concerns from Prime ...


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

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Osaka (Japanese: 大阪市, Hepburn: Ōsaka-shi, pronounced [oːsakaɕi]; commonly just 大阪, Ōsaka [oːsaka] (listen)) is a designated city in the Kansai region of Japan.

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2 week itinerary tokyo-kyoto-osaka-kyushu-tokyo

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Japanese Street Food - OKONOMIYAKI Seafood Pancake Osaka Japan

2019-05-19T21:42:43+00:00

Itinerary Check June 4th-18th (Tokyo,Nagoya,Kyoto and Osaka. Our first trip ever!)

2019-05-19T21:37:02+00:00

Monday, May 20th

2019-05-19T19:37:26+00:00

Getting a bicycle from Shikoku to Tokyo and back

2019-05-19T19:14:49+00:00

[SPOILERS] SPiCYSOL's Kenji/Kenny's Instagram + Update

2019-05-19T17:54:36+00:00

[Itinerary Check] Kansai and Tokyo, 16th Nov - 2nd Dec

2019-05-19T15:21:09+00:00

Trip Report: May 8th 2019- Literally Tomorrow (May 20th 2019)

2019-05-19T15:10:14+00:00

Won this at a game center in Osaka! :D

2019-05-19T15:05:10+00:00

New pick for Cerezo Osaka(21322) vs Oita Trinita(21323)

2019-05-19T13:57:15+00:00




【傘を忘れずに(・ω・)ゞ】10時発表 大阪市の今日の天気 曇のち雨 最高25℃ 最低20℃ 降水(午後)100% https://tenki.jp/forecast/6/30/6200/27100/ …

https://twitter.com/tenkijp_osaka/status/1130294674969702401


【開催決定!】 毎年大好評のけいはんなプラザでのファミリーコンサート。 今年は夏休みに開催決定です! けいはんなふれあいコンサート 日時:2019年8月4日(日) 14:00開演 会場:けいはんなプラザ メインホール 指揮:守山 俊吾 http://shion.jp/concert/20190804-2/ …

https://twitter.com/OsakaShion/status/1130294578639065088


WHY. IS HE GOING TO THE WALL? THEY DON'T NEED THE WATCH ANYMORE

https://twitter.com/bbbboulos/status/1130294531260239878

これから辛い日々が続くかと… どなたかいい感じの写メをお願いします。

https://twitter.com/Uber_Osaka_neko/status/1130294506283126784

昨日の晩ギリギリラインを行ったり来たりしてたんですが、終盤に現金5000オーバー来てボーダー超えてしまいました!泣

https://twitter.com/MUberEats1/status/1130294489807896576

〜5/18 METROCK OSAKA〜 トップバッターsumikaの為に早起きして、ど真ん中2列目ゲット、それでも背低すぎて見えにくかったら前の男性が最前入れてくれて始まる前から感動でした😭(sumikaファン優しすぎる) 終始sumikaかっこよすぎるしテンション高めで最高以外何者でもない。

https://twitter.com/lo_sumikanon_ve/status/1130294405099737088

なるほど🤔 日曜日維持でも49,999まで持って行かなきゃならんですな 高額現金案件増えたからつらいとこですね…

https://twitter.com/NWcBdYI4fV45fzV/status/1130294361692880897


おととい運動会の学校が多かったから、町に小学生が多い

https://twitter.com/chris_kdm_osaka/status/1130294347759362048

大阪出張マッサージChocolate(ちょこれーと)ではオープニングスタッフとして一緒に頑張ってくれる方を募集しています。詳細はHPで http://xn--vckge0b4iqa0k4c3533b38ogwpvs9m.com大阪出張メンズマッサージ.com 

https://twitter.com/OsakaChocolate/status/1130294328964763648

❤大阪JDセフレ募集速報! 内容:今日午後からであれば時間が作れます。経験は少ないですが、スパンキングなど… 名前:♀日向 年齢:21歳 地域:高石市 連絡する⇒当アカウントのプロフ欄URLから連絡をする 月曜日11時8分の情報です❤

https://twitter.com/osaka_miu29/status/1130294299847847936

⭐️ブログ更新しました⭐️5/20(月)【新品パンク】THE KNOCKERS 久しぶりの新譜!「SAME OLD PUNK」本日入荷! http://blog-osaka.diskunion.net/Entry/6538/ 

https://twitter.com/diskunion_osaka/status/1130294296102428672

AUSTIN MAHONE Japan Tour 2019 With Special Guest(TOKYO only) Travis Japan(ジャニーズJr.) 大阪 10.11(金)Zepp Osaka Bayside 東京 10.14(月・祝)横浜アリーナ http://www.hipjpn.co.jp/live/austinmahone …

https://twitter.com/gengen_TJ/status/1130294281300611072

【イノベーションは身近で気軽なもの】 http://arty-co.com/wp/blog/innovation_easy/ … 例えばこんな話。 育児中の女子社員のアドバイスで起こった我が家の家事イノベーションです。

https://twitter.com/ArtyOsaka/status/1130294280243666944

今日は原チャが故障で仕事休み(´・ω・`) バイク屋に預けたから午後出勤も不可能

https://twitter.com/Osaka_taro_06/status/1130294277269905408

【11:00時点 25.7℃ 46%】 27.2~19.5℃ ★注意報:雷 =大阪府大阪市

https://twitter.com/mgn_osaka/status/1130294266675191808


Rome Running Blog: Osaka, Nadal win twice on jam-packed, dramatic day  Tennis Magazine

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka played—and won—twice on Thursday because of Wednesday's washout. By Tennis.com. May 15, 2019 ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 00:49:52 GMT

Rain washes out Djokovic, Osaka, Federer, Nadal openers in Rome  Tennis Magazine

ROME (AP) — Play at the Italian Open has been wiped out by rain, meaning Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will have to wait until Thursday to ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 00:33:45 GMT

Rome 2019: Thursday's Order of Play and Weather Update  WTA Tennis

World No.1 Naomi Osaka will take the court twice on Thursday in Rome after rain completely washed out Wednesday's order of play. -A +A. WTA Staff. May 15 ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 21:28:29 GMT

Federer, Nadal and Osaka win on busy day at Italian Open - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

Talk to ABC 36 News anchors, reporters and meteorologists. When you see news happening, share it! We'd love to hear from you.


Thu, 16 May 2019 12:13:03 GMT

Osaka wins first of 2 matches in a busy day at Italian Open - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

Talk to ABC 36 News anchors, reporters and meteorologists. When you see news happening, share it! We'd love to hear from you.


Thu, 16 May 2019 10:19:48 GMT

Morning Roundup: OSU leads at Big 12 Men's Golf Championship  NewsOK.com

Top-ranked Oklahoma State took an eight-stroke lead after completing the opening two rounds of the Big 12 Men's Golf Championship on Saturday in White ...


Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka withdraws from Rome quarters with right hand injury - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

Talk to ABC 36 News anchors, reporters and meteorologists. When you see news happening, share it! We'd love to hear from you.


Fri, 17 May 2019 11:16:19 GMT

Japan Earthquake Kills 4, Injures More Than 300  The Weather Channel

At least four people died and more than 300 have been injured after a strong earthquake struck western Japan. Here's the latest.


Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Typhoon Jebi in Photos  The Weather Channel

Typhoon Jebi struck southern Japan Tuesday morning, killing at least eight and injuring more than 300 people. The storm surge and heavy winds and rains ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Typhoon Trami Strikes Japan: 4 Killed, Travel Halted  The Weather Channel

After injuring more than 50 people earlier, Typhoon Trami raked Tokyo and the rest of mainland Japan. Here's the latest.


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka begins trial of smartphone disaster information app for tourists from overseas ahead of G20  The Japan Times

After a number of natural disasters hit the area last summer, a government bureau in western Japan began trials Monday for a multilingual smartphone-based.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Japan Flooding Forces More Than 1 Million to Flee; 4 Killed  The Weather Channel

At least four people died, more than a dozen were reported missing and as many as 1.3 million fled their homes after storms and flooding struck western and ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Airport flooded, millions without electricity in wake of Typhoon Jebi  Bangor Daily News

Regions around Osaka, Japan's second biggest population center, struggled to recover from damage left by Typhoon Jebi, which left 10 people dead, hundreds ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Dozens injured, thousands without power as Typhoon Trami lashes Japan  AccuWeather.com

More lives and property will be threatened as Typhoon Trami barrels across mainland Japan with destructive winds, flooding rain and an inundating storm surge ...


Sun, 30 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Typhoon Jebi's strong winds tear roof off building in Osaka, Japan | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.ca

Strong winds from Typhoon Jebi ripped the roof off a building in Osaka, Japan, on September 4, sending debris flying into electric wires and causing a large ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Cimaron slams into mainland Japan with flooding rain, damaging winds  AccuWeather.com

After making landfall in western Japan, Severe Tropical Storm Cimaron is taking aim at northern Japan to end the week.


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka-bound Jetstar 787 lost thrust in both engines  Flightglobal

Japanese investigators are proving a loss of thrust in both engines on a Jetstar Boeing 787-8 during its approach to Osaka's Kansai airport. The aircraft had ...


Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Indonesian Teen Survives 49 Days at Sea After Fishing Hut Floats 1,500 Miles Away  The Weather Channel

The 19-year-old was rescued after 49 days and over 1,500 miles at sea in a fishing hut he worked in. He survived by cooking fish he caught and sucking water ...


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Tokyo cherry trees in full bloom earlier than usual amid warm weather  Kyodo News Plus

Cherry trees came into full bloom in central Tokyo on March 27, earlier than other cities in the country this spring amid recent warm weather.


Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Deadly heat wave to grip Japan early this week  AccuWeather.com

A deadly heat wave is expected to continue early this week across Japan. After Ampil bypassed mainland Japan, generally dry weather will build back across all ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

An uncommon dream came true on South Florida courts for Naomi Osaka  Sun Sentinel

As Boca Raton resident Naomi Osaka sits atop the tennis world, some local coaches feel left behind — including one bringing a lawsuit.


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

At least eight dead, 46 missing as record heavy rainfall continues to pound western, central parts of nation  The Japan Times

Record heavy rainfall continued to pound western and central parts of the nation Saturday, leaving at least eight people dead and 46 others missing due to ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Yahoo analysis finds traffic jams nearly doubled after Osaka quake  The Japan Times

The number of traffic jams nearly doubled in Osaka Prefecture shortly after a strong earthquake rocked the metropolitan area last month, according to analy.


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Tropical Storm Jongdari Bringing Heavy Rain to Japan as it Continues on an Unusual Track After Devastating Flo  The Weather Channel

Tropical Storm Jongdari is now dropping heavy rainfall in central Japan via an unusual path in the western Pacific following a busy month for Japan. (MORE: ...


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Following pest inspection, Osaka announces closure in Cedar Rapids  KCRG

A Cedar Rapids Japanese restaurant is closing for good, just weeks after performing a pest inspection.


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Second Slam Title Signals Naomi Osaka Has the Power to Rule Tennis  The New York Times

Osaka, 21, has now won two straight Grand Slam titles and moved to the top of the world rankings.


Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Cherry blossoms in Japan are predicted to arrive earlier than usual again in 2019  The Japan Times

Although some parts of Japan have yet to see this year's first snowfall, experts say they already know when spring will come. Residents of Kochi Prefecture.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Japan flooding disaster: Death toll tops 200; Heat creates deadly conditions for survivors  AccuWeather.com

In the aftermath of the disastrous and historic flooding across western Japan, survivors and recovery crews will continue to face sweltering heat and humidity.


Sun, 15 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Heavy downpours to produce significant flood threat across Japan into Saturday  AccuWeather.com

In the wake of Typhoon Prapiroon, frequent, heavy downpours will continue to inundate a large portion of Japan, increasing the threat of flooding.


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Climate change issues likely to be one of top points at Osaka G20 summit: Jacques Attali  The Japan Times

Dealing with various climate change-related issues is likely to be one of the top points of discussion at the Group of 20 Leaders' Summit in Osaka next Jun.


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Osaka Restaurant owners fined, agree to pay nearly $1M in overtime, tips taken from employees  The Reporter

TOWAMENCIN — The owners of a local restaurant have agreed to pay nearly $1 million in fines and back pay allegedly taken from employees. Osaka Japan ...


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Time running out for Osaka leaders seeking to push city-prefecture integration plan  The Japan Times

When Osaka Gov. Ichiro Matsui and Osaka Mayor Hirofumi Yoshimura left for Paris early last week for one final lobbying effort for the 2025 World Expo, they.


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Osaka to launch smartphone app providing disaster info for foreign tourists ahead of Expo  The Japan Times

A government bureau in Osaka is set to launch a *service* next year to that will allow foreign tourists to access disaster information via smartphones, ahead.


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Japan's deadly heat wave declared a natural disaster as death toll continues to rise  AccuWeather.com

The deadly heat will continue across Japan through at least Thursday, following the hottest day on record in Japan. The highest temperature ever recorded by ...


Tue, 24 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

How Cherry Blossoms Are Impacted by Climate Change  NBC 10 Philadelphia

The iconic cherry blossoms along the Tidal Basin in Washington, D.C. are impacted by climate change. Their peak blooms have shifted five days earlier over the ...


Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

In case you missed it: Gordon makes US landfall; Deadly Typhoon Jebi strands over 5,000 in Japan airport  AccuWeather.com

The tropics were active this week as Gordon struck the U.S. Gulf coast and a deadly typhoon blasted Japan.


Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Why the Wilder Storms? It’s a ‘Loaded Dice’ Problem  The New York Times

Global warming is bringing an era of wilder, more dangerous rains. The good news is that we're getting better at evacuating flood zones. The bad news is ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Japanese sponsor accused of 'whitewashing' tennis star Naomi Osaka  CNN

(CNN) One of Naomi Osaka's Japanese sponsors has apologized after releasing an advertisement which has been widely accused of "whitewashing" the tennis ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Hong Kong's Proposed Artificial Island Could Suffer Same Fate As Osaka's Airport When Extreme Weathe  Business Times

Environmental groups warned on Wednesday that Hong Kong's proposed artificial island near Lantau could suffer the same fate as Osaka's airport when a ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Warmer weather should bring on earlier cherry blossom season:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Sakura viewing season will begin early across Japan this year thanks to warmer weather than usual, starting with the first cherry blossoms in bloom in the ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The Latest: Japan's Osaka to host 2025 World Expo  WECT

Japan's Osaka will host the World Expo in 2025, beating out Russia, Azerbaijan for an event that attracts millions.


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

2019 Cherry Blossom Viewing Guide: Update Guide  JAPAN Forward

With the slight chill which has come following the full bloom on April 7, the cherry blossom season is set to last a little longer this year. Hanami season, the ritual ...


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Kvitova, Osaka to battle for Australian Open title  WSLS 10

Petra Kvitova and Naomi Osaka will play for the Australian Open title -- and world No. 1 ranking -- after both won their Thursday semifinals in scorching ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Osaka restaurant in Cedar Rapids closes for pest inspections  KCRG

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) One woman says cockroaches appeared on a table when she was eating at a Cedar Rapids restaurant recently. Shannon Fay ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

In U.S. Open Victory, Naomi Osaka Pushes Japan to Redefine Japanese  WRAL.com

TOKYO — When the Ohno family watched Naomi Osaka beat Serena Williams at the U.S. Open early Sunday morning from Tokyo, there was no question in their ...


Sun, 09 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

How a trip to Haiti had a profound effect on world No. 1 tennis player Naomi Osaka  Miami Herald

Naomi Osaka, the No. 1 women's tennis player in the world who is of Japanese-Haitian heritage, said a recent trip to Haiti had a profound effect on her. She will ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Cold snap and snow hit Tokyo and surrounding areas, disrupting some flights  The Japan Times

A cold snap hit Tokyo and its surrounding areas Saturday, causing cancellations of more than 100 domestic flights to and from the capital. The Meteorologic.


Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Who is Naomi Osaka, U.S. Open champion who beat Serena Williams?  WSB Radio

She's now the champion of the U.S. Open but who is Naomi Osaka, the tennis player who beat Serena Williams in the finals? Williams was fined $17,000 for ...


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

In quake-prone Japan, attention shifts to flood risks as heavy...  Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese have long been conditioned to prepare for earthquakes, but recent powerful typhoons and sudden, heavy rains have brought to ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Uniqlo could make play for Naomi Osaka  The Japan Times

Reports that U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka has agreed to or signed a new endorsement deal with Adidas worth $8.5 million a year are untrue, The Japan.


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka cuts 'sister city' ties with San Francisco  KTVU San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - The mayor of Osaka, Japan sent a letter terminating San Francisco's longest-standing sister city relationship Tuesday, citing ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 14:31:24 GMT

Typhoon Trami weakens as it heads to Japan  CNN

Typhoon Trami, a massive storm that reached super typhoon size, has weakened in magnitude as it makes its way to Japan.


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Japan flood: At least 179 dead after worst weather in decades  BBC News

Japan is still reeling from one of its worst flooding disasters in decades, which has killed at least 179 people and left 70 missing. Torrential rains triggered ...


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Typhoon Jongdari Makes Landfall In Japan As The Nation Reels From Record Floods And Heat  Forbes

Typhoon Jongdari made landfall east of Kyoto, Japan, just after midnight local time on Sunday, coming ashore as the latest in a long string of weather-related ...


Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Review: Osaka’s brings unique Japanese burger to Boulder  Boulder Daily Camera

Osaka's. Food Three-and-a-half stars*. *Service* Three-and-a-half stars*. Ambience Three-and-a-half stars*. *Out of four stars. Price: $$-$$$. Address: 2460 ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

How Japan's ancient trees could tell the future  BBC News

Locked inside the wood of Japan's hinoki trees is an unprecedented 2600 year-long record of rainfall patterns that are helping to piece together how weather ...


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Japan to charge international visitors a departure tax  USA TODAY

Japan has instituted a departure tax on most international visitors. The tax amounts to $9 per travelers.


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Anxious travelers cancel bookings, spooked by deadly Osaka quake  The Japan Times

Monday morning's deadly earthquake in Osaka has affected tourism in the region, with travelers at home and overseas canceling bookings in the affected area.


Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Enjoy the Weather and Thank a Meteorologist!  WOWK

We have beautiful weather across the region through Thursday, but big changes are on the way for the end of the week!


Tue, 09 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka honored with doll as Barbie celebrates 60th birthday  CNN

Naomi Osaka has had a Barbie doll dsigned in her honor, following a hugely successful year for the Japanese player.


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Japan's cherry blossoms blooming in fall after extreme weather  Quartz

Cherry blossom season is traditionally a time of picnics, picture-taking, and delight. But it's not supposed to happen in fall.


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka splits with coach Sascha Bajin weeks after Australian Open win  CNN

Naomi Osaka splits with Sascha Bajin as coach just two weeks after winning the Australian Open.


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Hurricane, Typhoon or Cyclone? Same Storm, Different Name  The New York Times

Hurricane Florence is bearing down on the eastern United States. A powerful typhoon, Jebi, tore through Japan last week, and another one, brewing in the ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Tourism in Osaka, often overshadowed by Tokyo, is catching up  KFGO News

By Stanley White OSAKA/TOKYO (Reuters) - Osaka, long Japan's "second city," is winning the race against Tokyo to draw foreign tourists, but after a boom, ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Earthquake hits Osaka in Japan, leaves at least two dead and several injured | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.ca

Video captured the various impacts a magnitude-6.1 earthquake had on Osaka in western Japan on Monday, toppling items in offices and halting traffic.


Sun, 17 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Earthquakes, rains, heatwave, typhoon: Japan's brutal summer of 2018  The Straits Times

TOKYO - Japan may be prone to natural disasters, but the summer of 2018 will go down in history books as being exceptionally brutal with a series of extreme ...


Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Local authorities say more than 6000 structures were damaged in recent Osaka earthquake  The Japan Times

Authorities have confirmed that more than 6000 structures were damaged by the 6.1 magnitude earthquake that rocked northern Osaka Prefecture last Monday ...


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Japan Ravaged By Deadly Typhoon: See the Most Shocking Photos of Worst Storm in 25 Years  PEOPLE.com

Typhoon Jebi made landfall in Japan around noon on Tuesday local time and is being called the most powerful storm to strike the country in 25 years by Japan's ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Djokovic, Osaka Both Upset at Indian Wells  NBC Southern California

It was a tough day for seeded players at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday, with Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka, the world's top-ranked players, ushered out ...


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka, Japan, Ends Ties With San Francisco In Protest Of 'Comfort Women' Statue  KPBS

The mayor of Osaka, Japan, is ending its "sister city" relationship with San Francisco this week, following a dispute over a statue that honors women and girls ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka leaders win in elections to swap roles, but merger prospects unclear  The Japan Times

Osaka voters appear to have done little to shift the political landscape from where it was before polls opened Sunday.


Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Restaurant temporarily closed due to cockroaches KCRG | Video Player  KCRG

Osaka Japanese Steakhouse is temporarily closed after someone noticed cockroaches in the restaurant on Monday night.


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 23:55:25 GMT

Tennis: Rain delays Miami Open start at new Hard Rock home  KFGO News

By Steve Keating MIAMI (Reuters) - Rain wiped out the opening day play at the Miami Open on Tuesday, delaying the start of the tournament at its new Hard ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

After yearslong fight, Osaka subway drivers win court case over Toru Hashimoto-era beard ban  The Japan Times

A district court ruled Wednesday in favor of two subway drivers who sought compensation from the Osaka Municipal Government, claiming they received poor ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Clearwater Fire Department on scene of mobile home fire on Osaka Drive  WFLA

The Clearwater Fire Department is on scene of a mobile home fire late Wednesday night.


Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Sloane Stephens, Naomi Osaka stand tall as Caroline Wozniacki pulls out of Citi Open  The Washington Post

Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki withdrew Tuesday afternoon from the Citi Open with a right leg injury, but Rock Creek Park Tennis Center was hardly bereft of ...


Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Serena Williams loses at Australian Open, so no Osaka rematch  CNN

Serena Williams will have to wait for a record-tying 24th grand slam title -- and rematch with Naomi Osaka -- after she missed four match points in a quarterfinal ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

How Japanese is Naomi Osaka?  The Japan Times

In the coming decade or two, Japan will have millions of people like Naomi Osaka who will enrich and evolve the nation.


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Updated Cherry Blossom Forecast Predicts Japan's Beloved “Sakura” Will Flower Early  Nippon.com

As spring approaches, the Japan Meteorological Corporation on February 21 released its updated national cherry blossom forecast, much to the joy of sakura ...


Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Breed Defends ‘Comfort Women’ Memorial After Osaka Cuts Sister City Ties  CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – San Francisco Mayor London Breed on Thursday responded to the mayor of San Francisco's sister city, Osaka, Japan, after he cut ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Work begins on repairing Kansai airport's bridge with an aim of restarting rail services by end of month  The Japan Times

Work began Wednesday on removing a heavily-damaged 2,000-ton girder on the causeway connecting Kansai International Airport to the mainland, with the ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Osaka Is Just the Beginning: The Rise of Tennis in Japan  OZY

Once in decline, the popularity of tennis enjoys newfound vitality in the Land of the Rising Sun.


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Emergency personnel respond to record number of calls as heat wave kills 10 more in Japan  The Japan Times

Exhaustion and heat stroke caused by scorching summer temperatures on Thursday killed 10 people in seven prefectures and sent 2605 people to hospitals, ac.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Miami’s 13 Most Anticipated Restaurants and Bars, Spring 2019  Eater Miami

With Miami's enviable weather, spring is the time to come be in South Florida and a slew of restaurant heavy hitters are coming our way this season including ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Pollen season predicted to arrive in mid-February across much of Japan  The Japan Times

If you suffer from pollen allergies and live in eastern or western Japan, forecasters recommend starting treatment as soon as possible. This spring's polle.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Tornado watch issued for several counties in north Georgia until 1 a.m.  WSB Atlanta

ATLANTA - It was a warm and breezy afternoon, but there is a risk of strong storms late Thursday night into Friday morning. A tornado watch has been issued for ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

What was learned from the Osaka earthquake?  The Japan Times

KYOTO - Although I am a foreigner, I am no stranger to Japan having visited many times and am now in the middle of my second one-year academic ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Hot Shots: Tennis stars at the Oscars, Kyrgios kills in Acapulco  US Open Tennis Championships

In this week's edition of Hot Shots, we take a look off the court at the best-dressed tennis stars making appearances at the Oscars, Naomi Osaka's new coach ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

8 die as heat wave engulfs Japan, mercury tops 40 C in Gifu  Kyodo News Plus

Eight people die and thousands were taken to hospitals on Wednesday as a heat wave continued to scorch wide areas of Japan, sending the temperature to top ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Tennis: Osaka sister act primed for Miami Open spotlight  KFGO News

By Steve Keating MIAMI (Reuters) - Serena and Venus Williams usually get top billing at the Miami Open but this year there is another sister act vying for the ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Custom KitKat shop opens in Japan  KFOR Oklahoma City

(CNN) -- These days, you can customize your car, your house and your clothes. So why not your favorite sweet? Just when we thought KitKat mania couldn't go ...


Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Naomi Osaka’s U.S. Open Victory Against Serena Williams, Nearly Ruined by a Call, Is Redeemed by Empathy and Grace  The New Yorker

Louisa Thomas writes on Naomi Osaka's victory over Serena Williams in the 2018 U.S. Open women's final, which secured her first-ever Grand Slam title.


Sun, 09 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Actor Takuro Tatsumi asked again by LDP to run in Osaka gubernatorial election  The Japan Times

Actor Takuro Tatsumi has been asked again by the ruling Liberal Democratic Party to run in next month's Osaka gubernatorial election, sources familiar with.


Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Japan weather: Why is Japan being battered by so many natural disasters this year?  Express.co.uk

JAPAN is currently being hit by strong winds and heavy rain while Typhoon Shanshan is currently rampaging across the Pacific Ocean. But why is Japan being ...


Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

A vibrant landscape of cultural dynamism  The Japan Times

With a history of about 1400 years and long flourishing as a commercial center, Osaka is never boring, with its mix of traditional and contemporary attrac.


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Warning to Naomi Osaka: Playing for Japan can seriously shorten your career  The Japan Times

Naomi Osaka's decision to represent the country she left at the age of 3 may be good for her bottom line but not necessarily her longevity.


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

10 reasons to visit Osaka -- from food to shopping  CNN

Osaka, Japan's third city, may be far from Tokyo in every sense, but here are 10 reasons travelers will want to spend some time there.


Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT

Japan to offer men aged 39 to 56 free rubella vaccinations for three years to combat outbreak  The Japan Times

The government said Tuesday it will offer free rubella vaccinations for three years to men who were unvaccinated in their childhood amid an outbreak of the ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Tsurenko stuns Osaka in Brisbane to book Pliskova final  KFGO News

(Reuters) - Japan's Naomi Osaka lamented her poor attitude following a straight sets thrashing by Lesia Tsurenko in the Brisbane International semi-finals on ...


Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Olympics: Tokyo 2020 to establish "weather center" for heat, typhoons  Kyodo News Plus

The 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic organizing committee announces it will establish a "weather center" in an effort to protect athletes and spectators from ...


Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



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