Choose Your News
Some 5,500 people joined an annual monkfish festival in Itoigawa on Sunday, after a massive fire occurred in the Niigata Prefecture city one month ago. The... [Read More]
Israel's prime minister on Sunday accepted an invitation to visit the White House next month in hopes of forging a "common vision" for the region with Pres... [Read More]
Residents near an oil refinery in the western Japanese prefecture of Wakayama were allowed to return to their homes Monday morning after a fire at the plant was brought under control, local authorities... [Read More]
A fire at an oil refinery that forced nearby residents to evacuate Sunday in Wakayama Prefecture subsided early Monday. The evacuation order for some 3,000... [Read More]
German police said Sunday they have arrested a man accused of having ties to a suspected Islamic extremist captured in Austria and thought to have been plo... [Read More]
Two senior Republican lawmakers on Sunday said they would vote to approve President Donald Trump's nominee for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, despite t... [Read More]
The White House vowed on Sunday to fight the news media "tooth and nail" over what it sees as unfair attacks, with a top adviser saying the Trump administr... [Read More]
Rescuers digging through an Italian hotel buried by an avalanche reported hearing no signs of life Sunday from the 24 people still missing inside and appea... [Read More]
U.S. President Donald Trump's promise to create jobs by spending $1 trillion over 10 years upgrading infrastructure from airports to schools is an oppo... [Read More]
Populism isn't necessarily bad for the global economy. It might even be boosting it — at least for now. That's one conclusion that could be drawn after a d... [Read More]
The yen strengthened in early trading, likely weighing on shares in Tokyo when Japan's market opens. Asian equities elsewhere were poised for gains. [Read More]
President Donald Trump on Sunday offered a scattershot response to the sweeping post-inauguration protests over his new administration, sarcastically under... [Read More]
The Taliban has warned President Donald Trump to reverse U.S. policy on Afghanistan or face a "historically shameful defeat," a U.S.-based monitoring group... [Read More]
There's been little public word about what has happened to an American college student detained by North Korea, as a new administration takes over one year... [Read More]
Spanish and Portuguese airport authorities say that an American Airlines flight heading to Barcelona from New York was forced to make an emergency landing... [Read More]
Seven headless, mutilated bodies have been found in a taxi abandoned near the tourist resort of Manzanillo in western Mexico, apparent victims of the count... [Read More]
Deadly weather in the Southeast killed 15 people and injured dozens more, authorities said Sunday, as residents along the Georgia-Florida line braced for m... [Read More]
Hackers said they took out the website of French oil company Total on Sunday over its sponsorship of the ongoing African Cup of Nations soccer tournament i... [Read More]
President Donald Trump's first full week in office is likely to dominate headlines amid plans to roll back regulations, renegotiate trade deals and pursue other proposals that could affect the U.S. and global... [Read More]
We ask fans at the Switch hands-on events in the US, UK, and Japan for their thoughts about Nintendo's new console. [Read More]
Japan Popular Tags
10 Meters Tall - 16 Deaths Around - 85th Birthday - Abe Duterte - About $260 - Acura Vehicles - Air Bag Inflator Ruptures Linked - Air Bag Made - American Justin Thomas - Anti-Whaling Activists Published - Ariad Pharmaceuticals - Australian Whale Sanctuary - Baja California - Bolster Patriotic Education - Comfort Woman - Continued Whaling - Dead Turtles Washed Up - Deeply Disappointed - Education Textbooks - Emphatic Tweets - Endangered North Pacific Loggerhead Sea Turtles - F-35 Joint Strike Fighter - Federal Prosecutors Brought Criminal Charges - Former Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone - Great Hanshin Earthquake - Hitachi Koki - Informatics Nii - Its New Switch Console - Japan's Former Currency Chief - Japan's National Institute - Japan's Nikkei - Japanese Auto Parts Maker's Handling - Japanese Auto-Parts Maker $1 Billion - Japanese Broad Tapeworm - Japanese Leaders Discussed - Japanese Tapeworm - Japanese Video-Game Company Revealed Details Friday - Kochi Fighting Dogs - Lost Australian - Manny Ramirez - Mexican Beaches Indicate - Nintendo Switch - Nintendo's Latest Gaming Console - Nintendo's New Console - Nisshin Maru - Pay $1 Billion - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte - Philippines Australia Indonesia - Planning Legal Steps - President-Elect Donald Trump - Recalling 772000 Additional Honda - Resistance Against Japanese Aggression - Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov - SBS Tournament - Sea Shepherd - Shikoku Island League - Ski Resort - Skinny Rocket Stood Less - Sony Open - South China Sea - South Korean Buddhist - Spicy-Sweet Yakisoba Recipe - Striking Statements - Three Takata Executives - United States Germany Japan - Would Allow Emperor Akihito