Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan expected a sharp debate at home when he said his country wanted to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership. He may not have anticipated a sharp debate in the United States.
The Dow Jones industrial average often makes headlines. But let's not forget everything else that happened as the Dow has twisted and turned Ñ from The Muppets suing Mickey Mouse to John McCain meeting Joe the Plumber.
The federal government grounded Boeing's newest and most technologically advanced jetliner Wednesday, declaring that the 787 cannot fly again until the risk of battery fires is addressed.
Despite looming defense budget cuts, Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems keeps winning funding for its missile-defense programs.
TOKYO — Japanese authorities are investigating subcontractors on suspicion that they forced workers at the tsunami-hit nuclear plant to underreport the amount of radiation they were exposed to so they could stay on the job longer.
Tucson-based Global Solar Energy Inc. is taking its flexible solar-panel technology into Japan’s growing solar market, taking advantage of a new government incentive program.
Reggie Geary played for the San Antonio Spurs in 1997-98 and for the Cleveland Cavaliers in 1996-97.
TOKYO - Reggie Geary's defensive skills and hoop smarts carried him to success throughout his collegiate career with Lute Olson's Arizona Wildcats in the mid-1990s.
WASHINGTON — About 9,000 U.S. Marines stationed on the Japanese island of Okinawa will be moved to the U.S. territory of Guam and other locations in the Asia-Pacific, including Hawaii, under a U.S.-Japan agreement announced Thursday.
Yamato, The Drummers of Japan, will fill Centennial Hall Sunday
with thunderous music, choreography and humor.
Masa Ogawa of Yamato, an 18-year-old drumming group from Naro,
Japan, plays the Odaiko.
The science behind earthquakes, tsunamis and nuclear power
YUMA - A squadron from Marine Corps Air Station Yuma is among
the U.S. military forces that will bring disaster relief aid to
earthquake-and-tsunami stricken Japan.
DOHA, Qatar — The Williams sisters could be headed for a final
matchup at the Sony Ericsson Championships after Venus Williams
advanced to the semifinals along with Jelena Jankovic and Caroline
Wozniacki on Friday.
KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Top defense officials from 24 nations in
the Asia-Pacific region discussed how to combat piracy and deliver
disaster assistance at a meeting in Hawaii.
Three years ago, Mark Matos disbanded his popular Tucson group,
Campo Bravo, and headed west, setting up shop in the San Francisco
The all-female Japanese pop-punk band Shonen Knife formed in
Osaka, Japan, in 1981.
The Japanese navy had a second successful ballistic missile
intercept in space late Tuesday using a Standard Missile-3 made by
Tucson-based Raytheon Missile Systems, the company said