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Kyotographie 2020 adapts to an unpredictable world

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 13:05
In a time of crisis, organizers of the eighth annual Kyotographie International Photography Festival say art can serve as a way to bring people together.For ...

A legacy uncovered: Shoichi Kudo’s intimate portrayal of Aomori

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 10:52
Shoichi Kudo was a dedicated newsman in Aomori for his entire career, but it wasn't until after he passed away that his talent for photography ...

Can K-pop superstars be exempt from military service?

Thu, 10/08/2020 - 05:00
SEOUL – Calls are mounting within South Korea for members of megaband BTS to be granted alternatives or delays to mandatory military service, with some ...

‘Under the Stars’: Parents have stars in their eyes

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 13:00
In Tatsushi Omori’s coming-of-age drama, Mana Ashida plays a teenager who is conflicted about her loving parents who are members of a cult.

Johnny Nash, singer of ‘I Can See Clearly Now,’ dies at 80

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 02:55
Johnny Nash, a singer-songwriter, actor and producer who rose from pop crooner to early reggae star to the creator and performer of the million-selling anthem ...

Eddie Van Halen, virtuoso of the rock guitar, dies at 65

Wed, 10/07/2020 - 02:32
Van Halen's razzle-dazzle guitar-playing made him the most influential guitarist of his generation.