Movie Memphis Belle takes to Augusta skies

...was converted to model the original for the silver screen, never saw combat, though it operated in the U.S., Germany and Japan after being built in 1945. Underwood joked that Monday's afternoon rain is reminiscent of what pilots would have experienced...

Rants & Raves

...hoaxes on the American public known to mankind.TO FINISH UP WORLD War II, Truman had to have two atomic bombs dropped on Japan. Alas, a lot of innocent Japanese got killed, but we had no choice. Are we reaching that point now in the Middle East?

Harlem's Jeremy Graham Band to open for Montgomery Gentry

...extensively. They recently returned from the Vermont State Fair and have played across the country. They also played in Europe and Japan on Armed Forces entertainment tours. Graham said he is excited to be opening for Montgomery Gentry."I've always enjoyed...

IMF leader says women vital for global recovery

...economic recovery, and for revitalizing Japan, the head of the International Monetary...slump. As its workforce ages and shrinks, Japan needs women to help fill labor shortages...Nations High Commissioner for Refugees one of Japan's foremost diplomats, as an example...

Apple: Record 4M orders of iPhones on 1st day

...service contact.The phones will initially be available in the U.S., Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Puerto Rico, Singapore and the U.K. Availability will expand to more than 20 additional countries a week later.A free...

Nishikori, Cilic stun Djokovic, Federer in US Open semifinals

...semifinal surprises Saturday.First, Japan's Nishikori became the first man from...It's big for Croatia; it's big for Japan."Cilic, forced to sit out last year's...in 2001.That's nothing compared to Japan's wait."Very happy to make history...

Kei Nishikori is first Japanese man to reach U.S. Open semifinals since 1918

NEW YORK - Kei Nishikori became the first man from Japan to reach the U.S. Open semifinals in 96 years, outlasting third-seeded Stan Wawrinka 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 6-7...

John Jones

...daughters, Valerie V. Jones, Charleston, SC and Angela K. Jones, North Augusta, SC; grandson, Andre' Everett Colden, Japan; three sisters, Barbara Jones and Willie Jo Bates, Augusta, GA; Laura Walker (Mose McKie), North Augusta, SC; three...

Sony wooing Japanese to PS4 with Dragon Quest

...head of Sony Computer Entertainment's Japan operations effective Monday, acknowledged the momentum for the PlayStation 4 in Japan wasn't catching up with the West, although...percent of the home-console market in Japan, thrashing Microsoft Corp. of the U...

Marin Cilic tops Kei Nishikori at U.S. Open for first Grand Slam title

...major final Monday, beating 10th-seeded Kei Nishikori, of Japan, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 at the U.S. Open by using 17 aces...singles championship."Tennis has not been our biggest sport in Japan," Nishikori said. "Hopefully I can win next time."There...