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Reporter @NYTClimate. Kobe native, Brooklyn transplant. Pulitzer, etc. I also tweet a lot about Japan. hiroko.tabuchi @ https://t.co/zGJ4T9a0YP

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if you think the subways been bad in nycs spare a thought for us bus riders in deep brooklyn we are baking and
If you think the subway’s been bad in NYC’s #heatwave, spare a thought for us bus riders in deep Brooklyn. (We are baking, and this bus was out of service.)
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my husband talked me out of it he apparently does not want to get heatstroke just to see tanaka throw some pit
My husband talked me out of it. He apparently does not want to get heatstroke just to see Tanaka throw some pitches.
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and mugicha of course the best thing on a hot summers day
..and mugicha, of course. The best thing on a hot summer’s day
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beating the ny heatwave with a little somen
Beating the NY #heatwave with a little somen
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folks are selling their tickets for todays yankees game for as low as 750 on stubhub would we be crazy to go i
Folks are selling their tickets for today’s Yankees game for as low as $7.50 on Stubhub. Would we be crazy to go in this 110F heat? Tanaka is pitching. (Shouldn’t @MLB postpone this game to at least later in the day?) #heatwave

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16000 readers shared their experiences of being told to go back here are some of their stories
16,000 Readers Shared Their Experiences of Being Told to ‘Go Back.’ Here Are Some of Their Stories. @LaraTakenaga @AidanGardiner
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in japan they still raid peoples homes for marijuana
In Japan they still *raid people’s homes* for marijuana
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walk around in a daze for days then spend the next few months feeling like youre living in an alternate realit
@alexanderchee Walk around in a daze for days, then spend the next few months feeling like you’re living in an alternate reality and this was not how life was supposed to be. Then start on something else but your heart isn’t in it. Until one day it is and you wouldn’t have had it any other way.
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the l train is so crowded tonight theyre having trouble closing the doors and the platforms are like furnaces
The L train is so crowded tonight they’re having trouble closing the doors. And the platforms are like furnaces. #heatwave #meltdown
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and in case you dont know what a jiggly japanese cheesecake looks like
And in case you don’t know what a jiggly Japanese cheesecake looks like

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not true the 50 billion will come from a previously announced 100 billion investment fund
Not true. The $50 billion will come from a previously announced $100 billion investment fund.
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exclusive ivanka was finalizing deal w japanese apparel giant sanei when she sat in on trump s meeting w pm ab
Exclusive: Ivanka was finalizing deal w/ Japanese apparel giant Sanei when she sat in on Trump's meeting w/ PM Abe
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trump we defend japan but they don t pay us japan pays almost 2 billion annually to host us troops factcheck d
Trump: "We defend Japan.. but they don't pay us." Japan pays almost $2 billion annually to host U.S. troops. #factcheck #debatenight
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when children fell ill one by one with cancers few families in franklin had ever heard of they put it down to
When children fell ill, one by one, with cancers few families in Franklin had ever heard of, they put it down to misfortune. But recent tests have identified a carcinogenic plume spreading underground, releasing vapor into homes. My latest, via
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yuzuru hanyu amp shoma uno then and now today a 1 2 finish at the via
Yuzuru Hanyu & Shoma Uno, then and now. Today, a 1-2 finish at the #WinterOlympics #figureskating #Gold #Silver (via )
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senate just confirmed former dow chemical lawyer peter wright to run epas superfund toxic cleanup program he o
Senate just confirmed former Dow Chemical lawyer Peter Wright to run EPA’s Superfund toxic cleanup program. He once described himself in a court deposition as Dow’s “dioxin lawyer,” and his former lawyer is linked to hundreds of toxic sites nationwide.
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just one more japanese homes fantasy vs reality
Just one more. Japanese homes, fantasy vs reality
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we hear chevy dealers were livid that epas scott pruitt planned to announce plans to roll back auto emissions
We hear Chevy dealers were livid that EPA’s Scott Pruitt planned to announce plans to roll back auto emissions standards tomorrow at a Chevy dealership in VA. They just don’t want to be associated with that decision. Now the VA dealer tells us the event is cancelled.
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blacklivesmatter protest in nyc
#BlackLivesMatter protest in NYC
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why is japan still described like this my generation grew up on nintendo and baseball and bargain sales and th
Why is Japan still described like this? My generation grew up on Nintendo and baseball and “bargain sales” and the largest stock market bubble the world had ever seen. We navigate using GPS like the rest of the world.

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