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Baltimore Soccer Fans Celebrating Team USA’s World Cup Win

Team USA strikes back and wins the women’s World Cup championship. The women were on fire and had fans sitting on the edge of their seats.

07/05/2015

USA forward Abby Wambach  holds The World Cup as she celebrates with teammates after their victory in the final football match between USA and Japan during their 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver on July 5, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE        (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Lloyd Scores 3 And U.S. Defeats Japan 5-2 For World Cup Title

Lloyd scored three times as the U.S. burst to a four-goal lead in the first 16 minutes, and the Americans overwhelmed defending champion Japan 5-2 Sunday for their record third championship and first since 1999.

07/05/2015

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Hogan Seeks Funds For High-Speed Train From Baltimore To Washington

Governor Hogan is seeking funds for a high-speed train that would run from Baltimore to Washington.

06/05/2015

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Hogan Asks For Nearly $28M For Maglev Train Line

Maryland’s governor is expressing interest in bringing the fastest train in the world to our state — after taking his own test ride in Japan!

06/04/2015

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Md. Governor Plans Trade Trip To China, Japan, S. Korea

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is planning an economic development trip to Asia this spring.

04/06/2015

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All Aboard New Partnership Between B&O And Japan’s Railway Museum

All aboard. A new partnership is formed between Baltimore’s B&O Railroad Museum and one far overseas.

09/05/2014

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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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Mark Zinno: The Book On Tanaka

Dennis Sarfate, who pitched for the Orioles, Astros and Brewers in the MLB and now pitches in Japan, joined Zinno on “Last Call” to talk about Tanaka.

01/22/2014

Cherry Blossoms

Cherry Blossoms In Full Bloom In D.C.

The cherry blossoms in Washington, D.C. are in full bloom, a sure sign that spring is here and summer is not far away.

04/10/2013

“The timing was perfect for the peak blooming of the Yoshino Cherry Trees in Washington on Tuesday March 29, 2011.  According to the National Park Service and also my accounts from my trip show peak bloom was officially reached midday on March 29th, 2011.”--Photos by James Schuyler

New Plaza In D.C. To Honor Origin Of Cherry Blossoms

A 360-year-old Japanese stone lantern that is lit each year at the National Cherry Blossom Festival to commemorate the relationship between the United States and Japan will soon have a more prominent place on the National Mall.

04/04/2013

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Young Buyers Turn Backs On Japan, Look To Detroit & South Korea

In 2012, Japanese automakers lost huge market share among 25 to 34 year olds.

03/26/2013

“The timing was perfect for the peak blooming of the Yoshino Cherry Trees in Washington on Tuesday March 29, 2011.  According to the National Park Service and also my accounts from my trip show peak bloom was officially reached midday on March 29th, 2011.”--Photos by James Schuyler

Metro To Take Break From Weekend Work For Blossoms

Metro says it will take a break from weekend track work for cherry blossom season.

03/05/2013

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