July 31, 2014

First "Space Mice" Born in Japan

Kofu, Yamanashi Pref., July 31 (Jiji Press)--The first mice have been born through fertilization using freeze-dried sperm kept for nine months at the International Space Station, Japan's University of Yamanashi has announced.

OSE Nikkei 225 Futures (Closing)

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POLITICS
Diet Debates on Japan Security Bills Seen Starting in April or Later: LDP Ishiba
ECONOMY
Tokyo Forex (5 P.M.): U.S. Dollar=102.86-87 Yen; Euro=1.3395-3397 Dollars
SPORTS
Soccer: Everton Acquires Chelsea Striker Lukaku for Club Record of 28 M. Pounds
OTHER
Novartis Pharma Ordered to Improve Biz after Failing to Report Side Effects