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Las Vegas has been on a roll in Little League World Series

...Series before this year. Now it's within one more win of taking on an International team ? the winner between Seoul and Tokyo, also on Saturday ? in the championship game a day later.Despite its domination, Las Vegas has gone relatively unnoticed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-22/las-vegas-has-been-roll-little-le
Nissan, Hyundai issue big recalls

...a defective air bag that has affected much of the global auto industry.The air bag systems were made by Takata Corp., a Tokyo-based supplier of car parts. The problem is that the air bag inflators can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-07/nissan-hyundai-issue-big-reca
Female pitcher throws two-hit shutout in Little League World Series

...one-hitter and struck out 14 in Japan's victory over Venezuela.Takahashi threw 73 pitched in six innings in the opener for the Tokyo team.Japan scored in the top of the third inning on Suguru Kanamori's single after Taro Hashiguchi reached third on second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-15/female-pitcher-throws-tw
Las Vegas uses long ball to rout Chicago at Little League World Series

...half of the inning. JAPAN 9, MEXICO 5Shozo Kamata had a pinch-hit, go-ahead two-run single in the fifth inning to help Tokyo, Japan, beat Guadalupe, Mexico.With the game tied at 5, Kamata hit a slow ground ball up the middle that escaped the reach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-08-17/las-vegas-uses-long-ball
American Justin Gatlin claims victory in Tokyo

TOKYO - Justin Gatlin, of the United States, won the men's 100 meters in 10...World Challenge event.Gatlin beat compatriot Mike Rodgers by .09 seconds at Tokyo's National Stadium. Christophe Lemaitre, of France, was third in 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-11/american-justin-gatl
Toyota profit up nearly 5 percent on sales growth

TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. reported a 5 percent jump in quarterly profit Tuesday, outpacing expectations as vehicle sales grew in North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-05/toyota-profit-near
IOC picks Tokyo over Istanbul and Madrid for 2020 Olympics

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympics on Saturday...about the Fukushima nuclear crisis.Tokyo defeated Istanbul 60-36 in the final...after an initial tie with Istanbul.Tokyo, which hosted the 1964 Olympics, billed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-09-07/ioc-picks-tokyo-over-ist
Tokyo bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy

TOKYO - The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo filed for bankruptcy protection Friday and its chief executive...the people," Karpeles, a Frenchman, said in Japanese at a Tokyo court.Karpeles had not made a public appearance since rumors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-28/tokyo-bitcoin-exchange-fil
New air bag recall expands list of manufacturers affected by problems; humid air plays part

...shards from the broken system could fly out and cause injury.The automakers all have air bag systems made by Takata Corp., a Tokyo-based supplier of seat belts, air bags, steering wheels and other auto parts.NHTSA opened an investigation this month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-23/new-air-bag-recall-expands
GM, Toyota recall cars over air bag defects

...model year 2014 Chevrolet Corvettes because a short circuit could disable air bags and also affect seat belts.Toyota, Lexus TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling nearly 650,000 vehicles in Japan and repeating a recall for problems with front passenger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-06-13/gm-toyota-recall-cars-over-ai