Bluefin tuna sells for record $1.76M in Tokyo

By MALCOLM FOSTER Published: January 5, 2013
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A bluefin tuna sold for a record $1.76 million at a Tokyo auction Saturday, nearly three times the previous high set last year — even as environmentalists warn that stocks of the majestic, speedy fish are being depleted worldwide amid strong demand for sushi.

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