Elderly Woman Strangled At Nara Pref. Nursing Home

Elderly woman strangled at Nara Pref. nursing home

NARA -- An elderly woman living in a nursing home in Nara Prefecture was found strangled in her room on the early morning of May 10, local police said.

Mitsue Morimoto, 97, was found collapsed on the floor on her left side next to her bed at nursing home "Kokoro Kanmaki" in the Nara Prefecture town of Kanmaki at around 3:20 a.m. on May 10 by a facility worker who was making the rounds. An autopsy found that she was strangled. Investigative sources told the Mainichi Shimbun on May 11 that there was a mark around the victim's neck suggesting she was strangled with a thin rope.

Swimming: Ikee 1st Woman To Win 5 Titles At Nationals, Hagino Tops 200 Backstroke

Swimming: Ikee 1st woman to win 5 titles at nationals, Hagino tops 200 backstroke

Sixteen-year-old Rikako Ikee became the first woman to win five titles at the national swimming championships after sweeping the 50-meter freestyle and the 100 butterfly Sunday.

On the final day of the four-day meet, Ikee won the 50 free in 24.57 seconds before taking the 100 fly in 57.39. Through Saturday, the second-year high school student had topped the 100 and 200 free as well as the 50 fly, and met the qualifying standard for this summer's world championships in all five races she won.

Needed: Castle Ruler, Woman For A Night, Bargain Incorporates Free Household Flights

Wanted: Castle master, woman for a night, bargain incorporates free residential flights

HIRADO, Nagasaki - A guesthouse organization is searching for a couple to wind up noticeably the master and woman of Hirado Castle here, and they started their pursuit on "castle day," April 6.

Hyakusen Renma Inc. is hoping to have the couple remain in the manor for one night, on May 20, and will even pay the cost of residential plane tickets to make the trip. The city of Hirado is loaning the manor out for nothing out of pocket, and welcoming the couple to "get an essence of the ruler and woman lifestyle."

Polish Woman Becomes 1st Foreign Female Pro Shogi Player In Japan

Polish woman becomes 1st foreign female pro shogi player in JapanA Polish woman has become the first foreign female professional player of the chess-like Japanese board game shogi after her victory in a match Monday boosted her ranking.
Karolina Styczynska, a 25-year-old native of Warsaw who is attending graduate school at Yamanashi Gakuin University, beat professional player Minami Sadamasu in a preliminary game of the 44th Women's Meijin (master) in Tokyo.

Nakamura Aoi Announces Marriage To Non-celebrity Woman

Nakamura Aoi announces marriage to non-celebrity womanOn January 21, actor Nakamura Aoi (25) updated his official blog and announced his marriage to a non-celebrity woman.
In a blog entry titled "Announcement," Nakamura introduced his wife saying, "We have been dating for about 6 years, and she has secretly been supporting me." As the years went by, he started to "naturally think about marriage. We decided to register our marriage on the day we started dating 6 years ago, January 21."

Port Hope Woman Finds Strength In Judo After A Drunk Driver Crash

Port Hope woman finds strength in judo after a drunk driver crashAfter a drunk driver crash left Port Hope resident Susan Sokol with a brain injury, her doctor advised her to quit her favourite sport — judo.
Not one to give up, Sokol returned to judo after years of recovery and went on to recently win an international title. Sokol, 52, returned from the World Veterans Judo Championship in Fort Lauderdale with a silver medal in her class.

Woman Gives Birth After Implanting Ivf Eggs Without Husband's Consent

Woman gives birth after implanting IVF eggs without husband's consentThe director at a fertility treatment clinic here implanted fertilized eggs that had been produced from a couple via in vitro fertilization (IVF) into a woman without consent from her husband, even though the couple had been separated by the time of the implantation, it has been learned. The woman, now 45, got pregnant after the IVF procedures without her husband's knowledge and gave birth to a baby girl in 2015.

Wet Woman In The Wind

Wet Woman in the WindFormer playwright Kosuke Takasuke (Tasuku Nagaoka) decides to leave the city and live a quiet life off the grid. Things turn hectic when he crosses paths with spunky Shiori (Yuki Mamiya). She takes an immediate interest in him.