November 28th @ 5:50 AM GMT
Yahoo! A Japanese skating rink that froze 5,000 dead fish into the ice as an attraction for visitors has been forced to close after receiving a barrage of criticism. Amusement park Space World is now melting the rink -- which could take about a week -- and will hold a memorial service for the fish, the company said. (World)
November 27th @ 6:16 AM GMT
Yahoo! Hirotake Ooka does not do anything by half. With most parcels of land in this dry corner of south central France passed down from father to son, Ooka had to carve his vineyards out of a wooded hillside, before planting his syrah vines in the granite soil. (World)
November 27th @ 11:10 PM GMT
Yahoo! Tokyo Thrift is a column on The Verge where Sam Byford, news editor for Asia, trawls the second-hand market to explore the history, design, and culture of Japanese gadgets. Nowhere is that more apparent than in the iconic, soon-to-be-demolished Sony Building in Ginza, Tokyo. To celebrate the companys 70th anniversary, Sony is replacing its flagship location with a public park that it hopes will become a new landmark in the city. (Technology)
November 28th @ 1:47 PM GMT
Yahoo! The dollar steadied after its biggest fall in almost a month on Monday, as doubts about a long-mooted OPEC output cut unsettled oil markets and ''Trumpflation'' trades that have gripped investors since the U.S. election. Crude prices stumbled into the red as Wall Street prepared for a lower opening after the post-Thanksgiving weekend .N and both European and Japanese shares .EU .T had difficult starts to the week. Concerns about the fallout from Italy's constitutional referendum this S... (Top Stories)
November 25th @ 5:18 PM GMT
Wall Street Journal Professional sumo wrestling takes place only in Japan, but its top practitioners increasingly are Mongolian, who have come to dominate the ancient sport. (World)
November 28th @ 1:31 PM GMT
ESPN Japanese star pitcher-batter Otani named MVP (Sports)
November 28th @ 6:28 AM GMT
CNN A Japanese theme park which froze 5,000 sea creatures into the floor of an ice rink was forced to close the attraction on Sunday after a public backlash. (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 6:28 AM GMT
CNN A Japanese theme park which froze 5,000 sea creatures into the floor of an ice rink was forced to close the attraction on Sunday after a public backlash. (Top Stories)
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