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Fukushima nuclear plant leaking radioactive water

Japanese town near damaged Fukushima nuclear plant lifts evacuation order; Naraha was 1st among 7 municipalities forced to evacuate due to 2011 earthquake, tsunami - @nytimes

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Asia

Asian stocks tumble with Japan's Nikkei index down 2.6%, South Korea's Kospi down 1.5%, Hong Kong's Hang Seng down 0.6%, and Australia's ASX down 0.1% - @Reuters

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Japan

More: Japan's Nikkei share average briefly hit 7-month low, trading down as much as 3.2% in early afternoon trade; index currently down 2.4% - @Reuters

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China

China holds huge military parade in Beijing to mark victory over Japan in World War II - @BBCNews

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markets

Japan shares up more than 1% on Wall Street gains, renewed weakness in Yen - @CNBCnow

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Little League World Series

Japan wins Little League World Series with 18-11 victory over Pennsylvania - @abc7newsBayArea

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Ireland

Ireland: Divers searching for missing Japanese tourists in Kilkee, Co. Clare have found a body - @independent_ie

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Little League Baseball

Pennsylvania defeats Texas 3-2 in US title game at Little League World Series; will face Japan on Sunday - @espn

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Japan

Japanese retail trade beats estimates, rises 1.6% year-on-year - @CNBCWorld

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Trans-Pacific Partnership trade talks

White House says President Obama, Japan PM Shinzo Abe reaffirm commitment to concluding Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement as soon as possible - @Reuters

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NSA surveillance programs leaked

President Obama apologizes to Japan after WikiLeaks claims of US spying - @AFP

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Japan

US President Obama calls Japan's leader to express regret over allegations that US spied on senior Japanese officials, Japanese government spokesman says - @AP

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China market turmoil 2015

China down another 7.23% in trade today and Japan slumps too with the Nikkei shedding 3.96% - @cnbcKaren

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Goni

At least 26 people reported injured after Typhoon Goni floods streets in southwestern Japan - @AP

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markets

Nikkei rebounds to go positive after earlier drop of 585 points, Shanghai remains down 4.55% - @CNBCnow

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Japan

Japan's Nikkei down more than 3.7% or 690 points - @CNBCnow

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Nikkei 225

Tokyo's Nikkei share average opens down 1.99% at 18,171.66 - @FGoria

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Airbus

Report: Airbus eyes legal action against Japanese defense ministry after losing out on deal to supply military helicopters, sources say - @ftasia

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Goni

Typhoon Goni makes landfall close to Akune, Japan, in the Kagoshima prefecture - @bbcweather

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Goni

Typhoon Goni bearing down on southern Japan, forecast to make landfall in next few hours - @capitalweather

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