The vessel is literally a gold mine.
Almost all tariffs between the European Union and Japan will be abolished.
A deadly heat wave poses another health risk for survivors still trapped inside their homes.
Three times the usual rainfall for July fell in a matter of days over parts of the country as 11 regions have declared fatalities, local media reports.
The cult leader masterminded the 1995 chemical attack on Tokyo's subway that killed 13 people.
Despite losing to a last-minute goal, Japan's fans in the stadium once again picked up litter, while the team left the dressing room with a gracious gesture.
Officials in Japan have asked if Tokyo’s missile defense project is still on after apparent North Korea thaw.
The Tokyo waterworks bureau noted a 24 percent increase in water use during the Japan-Colombia match.
Samurai Blue fans put celebrations on hold and whipped our large trash bags to collect litter.
Iwao Hakamada was sentenced to death for murdering a family of four in 1966.
Kosuke Nozaki's 22-year-old wife found him collapsed on the sofa of his bedroom last month. Police are now treating the death as suspicious.
The Humane Society International has condemned the "cruelty of Japan's whale hunt.”
The Russian Northern Fleet is flexing its muscles.
The atomic bombs killed hundreds of thousands of people and ended World War II.
Kanji Kato said he always encourages women to marry and have at least three children for the good of the state.
It’s considered a faux pas to wear shoes inside the house in Japan, never mind on the table.
The "Flying Dinosaur" attraction was carrying 64 people.
Residents fear the contaminated soil's effects on their health and livelihoods.