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Some Other Countries Happier, Healthier

When it comes to overall health, we could learn a thing or two from other countries. Many of these nations trump the US in life expectancy.

06/19/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

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Low On Cash, Time? Let Your Stuffed Friend See The World For You

A Japanese entrepreneur is targeting an underserved corner of the tourism market: quiet, fluffy travelers.

05/17/2013

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Guide To The 2013 Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival

Celebrate the culture of Japan against a backdrop of gorgeous flowers at this year’s Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival.

03/29/2013

Stigall Show Log 5.29.12

Chris recounts his Memorial Day Weekend and responds to MSNBC’s Chris Hayes views on heroism. He talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on a special edition of the Monday Morning Matchup, former head of ABC News, David Westin, about his new book, Exit Interview, and Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about the injuries to Roy Halladay and Carlos Ruiz.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/29/2012

TEMPLE STUDENT AND PROFESSOR

Temple Students And Professor Compose Song For 1-Year Anniversary Of Japanese Earthquake

To mark the one year anniversary of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami, a Temple University professor collaborated to create a song and animated video to encourage those who are still dealing with its aftermath.

03/11/2012

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Temple Students Remember Disaster In Japan With Commemorative Song

Devastating images of towns in ruins are still reminders of last years earthquake and tsunami that hit the Northeast coast of Japan. Sunday marks the one year anniversary.

03/09/2012

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Japan Wins 1st World Cup Title In Penalty Shootout

Japan has won the Women’s World Cup, stunning the United States 3-1 in a penalty shootout Sunday night after coming from behind twice in a 2-2 tie.

07/17/2011

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Doylestown Honda Says Production Not Affected By Earthquake In Japan

Earlier this week, Honda Motor Company warned U.S. dealers that it will run short of popular models like the Civic because of parts shortages caused by Japan’s March 11th earthquake.

05/07/2011

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Watch For Empty Lots At Local Toyota Dealers This Summer

Toyota says its manufacturing operations won’t be back to normal until the end of this year, because of last month’s devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

04/22/2011

Analysis:Japan’s Nuclear Disaster

As the struggle continues in Japan, debate is underway about the future of nuclear power here.

03/27/2011

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Philadelphia Researcher Tests New Radiation Exposure Treatments

Dr. Uli Rodeck, professor of dermatology and radiation oncology at Thomas Jefferson Univeristy Hospital, has received a federal grant to test several drugs that would treat radiation exposure.

03/25/2011

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Pennsylvania Expert Sees Long Recovery Road For Quake-Damaged Japan

Linda Hasunuma, an assistant professor of government at Franklin and Marshall College, says it could take take a long time for life in Japan to return to normal.

03/24/2011

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Philadelphia Importer Laying Off Japanese Fish, Temporarily

There is high anxiety in Japan over the safety of their water and food supplies, amid the prolonged nuclear power plant crisis.

03/23/2011

Stigall Show Log 3.23.11

Chris was shocked to learn that drivers in New Jersey pump their own gas. He talked to David Brooks about his book, The Social Animal, and CBS News Consultant, Mike Lyons.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/23/2011

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