ISIS has released a new video featuring Jihadi John standing over 2 Japanese hostages and demanding a $200m ransom. Haruna Yakuwa is a private military contractor.


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A Tokyo teen in army gear has concocted an electric toothbrush out of a SCAR-L MK13 gun. It doesn’t look like the safest option, though.

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Japan hosted the 7th annual sand sculpture exhibition with a “Russian” theme. See pictures of the world’s best sand sculptures here.

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This is what the Internet is for.

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Saidaiji Temple held its annual Hadaka Matsuri, where participants gather to celebrate the New Year by getting naked with each other.

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Sony is selling off their VAIO computer division, and won’t be making computers anymore. Here are the facts about this developing story.

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These guys are big.

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You will be intrigued and horrified at the same time.

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The brand-new land mass is located in the Pacific Ocean, about 600 miles south of Tokyo.

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The classic toy is back.

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The man responsible from bringing the United States Nintendo, Donkey Kong, and Mario Bros. is dead at 85.

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Tokyo Game Show 2013 will host the best and brightest video games you’ll ever see!

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There is nothing like the joy on people’s faces when their city gets the Olympics.

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A coalition of eleven nations, including the U.S. and the U.K., are calling for a strong international response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

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This video looks like it was made using a computer.

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‘The Lone Ranger’ has tanked or “bombed” at American box offices. Now Johnny Depp moves onto Japan. Will Depp prevail?

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