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Trapped dolphins face slaughter by Japan fishermen

TOKYO, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- More than 200 doomed dolphins could meet their fate in a mass slaughter by Japanese fishermen as early as Monday, environmentalists said.

Annual dolphin hunt under way in Japan's Taiji Cove

TAIJI, Japan, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- The annual dolphin hunt at Taiji Cove in Japan was under way Saturday amid protests by conservationists.
Biden, Abe condemn China's air defense zone

Biden, Abe condemn China's air defense zone

TOKYO, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden slammed China's creation of an air defense zone over disputed waters, saying the United States has an interest in easing tensions.
Envoy Caroline Kennedy says China's defense zone undercuts security

Envoy Caroline Kennedy says China's defense zone undercuts security

BEIJING, Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy, the new U.S. ambassador to Japan, criticized China's establishing an air defense zone that included disputed islands in the East China Sea.

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Caroline Kennedy's daughter pays respects to JFK at British memorial

Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Tatiana Schlossberg speaks at British service to mark 50th anniversary of her grandfather U.S. President John F. Kennedy's death.
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Caroline Kennedy urges Japan to play more active role internationally

Caroline Kennedy urges Japan to play more active role internationally

TOKYO, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- New U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy said during an interview that the United States' most important ally is Japan.
Jackie Kennedy's pink suit locked away

Jackie Kennedy's pink suit locked away

Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Jacqueline Kennedy's crisp pink suit endures as one of the most iconic symbols of that terrible day in Dallas half a century ago.
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Caroline Kennedy welcomed to Japan by thousands

Caroline Kennedy welcomed to Japan by thousands

Nov 19. (UPI) -- Newly minted ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy presented her credentials to the emperor following a traditional procession through the streets of Tokyo.
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Caroline Kennedy, Japanese vice foreign minister meet

Caroline Kennedy, Japanese vice foreign minister meet

TOKYO, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- After arriving to assume her new post as U.S. Ambassador to Japan, Caroline Kennedy met with Vice Foreign Minister Akitaka Saiki, the ministry said.
Caroline Kennedy, daughter of JFK, arrives in Japan as new envoy

Caroline Kennedy, daughter of JFK, arrives in Japan as new envoy

NARITA, Japan, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of former President John F. Kennedy, arrived at Narita airport Friday as the new U.S. ambassador to Japan.

Caroline Kennedy sworn in as U.S. ambassador to Japan

WASHINGTON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy was sworn in Tuesday as U.S. ambassador to Japan in a ceremony in Secretary of State John Kerry's office in Washington.

Caroline Kennedy 'humbled' by ambassador nomination

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy told a U.S. Senate panel Thursday she was "humbled" by her nomination to serve as U.S. ambassador to Japan.

Caroline Kennedy releases financial records

WASHINGTON, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy's financial documents suggest the nominee for U.S. ambassador to Japan may be worth as much as $500 million, the New York Post said.
Caroline Kennedy nominated ambassador to Japan

Caroline Kennedy nominated ambassador to Japan

WASHINGTON, July 24 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday appointed Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of assassinated President John Kennedy, to be the next U.S. ambassador to Japan.

Irish monument's Kennedy-linked flame goes out

NEW ROSS, Ireland, June 28 (UPI) -- An Irish memorial with a flame carried from U.S. President John F. Kennedy's grave in Arlington, Va., went out due to a soot buildup, officials said.

Caroline Kennedy marks 50th anniversary of JFK's 1963 visit to Ireland

NEW ROSS, Ireland, June 24 (UPI) -- Ireland has been celebrating the 50th anniversary of U.S. President John F. Kennedy's 1963 visit with events featuring his daughter and members of the clan.
Caroline Kennedy serves on jury that acquits accused drug seller

Caroline Kennedy serves on jury that acquits accused drug seller

NEW YORK, May 21 (UPI) -- Former first daughter Caroline Kennedy served on a New York jury that acquitted a Harlem man of selling drugs to an undercover police officer.

Caroline Kennedy selected as juror in trial of alleged drug dealer

NEW YORK, May 14 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of president John F. Kennedy, has been picked as a juror in a New York criminal trial despite her famous family's background.
Gabrielle Giffords receives JFK Profile in Courage Award

Gabrielle Giffords receives JFK Profile in Courage Award

BOSTON, May 6 (UPI) -- Ex-Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona, shooting spree survivor-turned-advocate for reducing gun violence, earned the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award.
Neil Diamond to donate 'Sweet Caroline' royalties

Neil Diamond to donate 'Sweet Caroline' royalties

BOSTON, April 25 (UPI) -- Neil Diamond says he will donate the royalties from this week's soaring sales of his song "Sweet Caroline" to a Boston Marathon bombing victims fund.
Report: C. Kennedy vetted to be envoy

Report: C. Kennedy vetted to be envoy

WASHINGTON, April 1 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy, daughter of assassinated President John F. Kennedy, has been asked to be the U.S. ambassador to Japan and is being vetted, CNN reported.

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Report: C. Kennedy top pick for Japan post

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy, daughter of the late President John F. Kennedy, is being considered by President Obama for U.S. ambassador to Japan, Bloomberg reported.
Grand Central Terminal celebrates 100th

Grand Central Terminal celebrates 100th

NEW YORK, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- New York City's Grand Central Terminal was celebrating its 100th birthday with a rededication ceremony and other festivities, officials said.
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