The teams broke the previous Little League record of 23 combined runs in a championship game — a mark that had stood since 1947.
Chayton Krauss hit an RBI single to right field in the bottom of the sixth inning to give Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, a 3-2 victory over Pearland, Texas, on Saturday for a berth in the Little League World Series championship game in front of a record crowd of almost 46,000 fans.
Carli Lloyd scored the first hat trick in Women’s World Cup Finals history on Sunday, leading the United States Women’s National Team to their first Cup championship since 1999.
The Women’s World Cup Final is set after Japan beat England 2-1 on Wednesday. This sets up a rematch of the 2011 World Cup Final, when Japan beat the U.S. in penalty kicks, 3-1.
Japan beats England 2-1 in the World Cup Semi-Final; will play U.S. in World Cup Final on Sunday.
At a Japan-U.S. economic forum in downtown Los Angeles, Abe spoke of an “alliance of hope” that included growing investments and closer business and political ties.
The prime minister of Japan arrived in Los Angeles Friday to promote expanded trade between his country and the United States.
Tim Hauser founded Manhattan Transfer and helped launch hits such as “Operator” and “The Boy from New York City.”
The exhibit features more than 500 different Hello Kitty items.
Barry Lancet, author of Tokyo Kill from Simon & Schuster, gives his guide for finding the best food in LA’s little tokyo.
One of Japan’s most popular restaurants, Kitakata Ramen Ban Nai, expanded this month from their 57 locations in Japan, and opened one across the pond, in Costa Messa.
Fresh off a flight from Japan, Justin Bieber had arrived to LAX Thursday when he was pulled aside for questioning.
The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.
A University of Southern California professor says there is no danger in eating Pacific Ocean-caught fish despite concerns about possible radiation contamination from Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant.
From convertible ponchos, to pajamas that double as blankets – Zakanaka is tailoring it’s merchandise to all things Japanese.