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November 21, 2016
Tsunami hits Japan after strong quake, nuclear plant briefly disrupted
TOKYO - A powerful earthquake rocked northern Japan on Tuesday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, generating a tsunami that hit the same...
November 21, 2016 - 7:30pm
November 20, 2016
Japan, U.S. agree on continued cooperation - Japanese gov't
LIMA, Peru - U.S. President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday shared a view that the two countries need to continue cooperating with each other to cope with the current international situation, a Japanese government statement said.The two leaders held brief...
November 20, 2016 - 6:00pm
November 17, 2016
Japan's Abe, concerned by Trump rhetoric, says he is confident of building trust
NEW YORK - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday he was confident of building trust with Donald Trump following a meeting in which...
November 17, 2016 - 9:00pm
Japan PM Abe to meet with Trump Thursday, seeks to build trust
WASHINGTON/TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday he wants to build a relationship of trust when he meets U.S.
November 17, 2016 - 9:00am
October 13, 2016
Japan's little prince could be last emperor on unreformed Chrysanthemum Throne
TOKYO - When Prince Hisahito was born in 2006, ending a 41-year drought in imperial male heirs, Japan's government gladly dropped proposals that...
October 13, 2016 - 9:00pm
August 27, 2016
Japan's Abe pledges $30 billion for Africa over next three years
NAIROBI - Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told African leaders on Saturday that his country will commit $30 billion in public and private support for infrastructure development on the continent.Resource-poor Japan has long been interested in tapping Africa's vast natural res
August 27, 2016 - 10:00am
August 14, 2016
Japan PM Abe sends ritual offering to Yasukuni shrine for war dead
TOKYO - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual offering to a shrine for war dead on Monday, the anniversary of Japan's World War Two defeat,...
August 14, 2016 - 7:22pm
August 9, 2016
Japan warns China of deteriorating ties over East China Sea dispute
TOKYO/WASHINGTON - Japan warned China on Tuesday that ties were deteriorating over disputed East China Sea islets, and China's envoy in Tokyo reiterated Beijing's stance that the specks of land were its territory and called for talks to resolve the dispute.The diplomatic
August 9, 2016 - 10:00am
August 7, 2016
Japan protests over China's radar unit near disputed waters
TOKYO - Japan has filed a protest to Beijing after the discovery that China installed radar equipment in a gas exploration platform close to disputed waters in the East China Sea, a Japanese foreign ministry spokesman said on Sunday.Japan fears that the radar, a type commonly found...
August 7, 2016 - 1:00am
July 31, 2016
Tokyo elects first woman governor
TOKYO - Voters in the Japanese capital elected their first woman governor on Sunday, after two predecessors stepped down over scandals that clouded...
July 31, 2016 - 10:00am
July 27, 2016
Japan knifing suspect had said he was willing to kill disabled - official
TOKYO - The suspect in a fatal stabbing spree in Japan on Tuesday had been hospitalized early this year after expressing a willingness to kill disabled people if the government approved, a city official said.Police in the town of Tsukui near Tokyo contacted the suspect, Satoshi U...
July 27, 2016 - 1:00am
July 25, 2016
Nineteen killed, dozens wounded in Japan knife attack -- media reports
SAGAMIHARA, Japan - Nineteen people were killed and dozens were wounded after an attack by a knife-wielding man at a facility for the disabled...
July 25, 2016 - 10:00pm
Nineteen feared dead after knife attack in Japan - media reports
Nineteen people were feared dead and as many as 24 others wounded after an attack by a knife-wielding man at a facility for the disabled in Japan early on Tuesday, NHK reported. Police in Sagamihara, Kanagawa Prefecture, about 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Tokyo have arrested a man...
July 25, 2016 - 5:09pm
July 10, 2016
Japan's ruling bloc heads for hefty win in vote, but just how big?
TOKYO - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition looks to be headed for a comfortable victory in an election on Sunday for parliament's upper house, despite doubts about his economic policies and his goal of revising the p
July 10, 2016 - 1:00am
July 3, 2016
As Japan re-embraces nuclear power, safety warnings persist
TOKYO - Japan's re-embrace of nuclear power, on display last week with the recertification of two ageing reactors, is prompting some critics to warn that Tokyo is neglecting the lessons of Fukushima. In the first such step since the 2011 disaster, Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority...
July 3, 2016 - 10:00pm