April 18, 1969: US reconnaissance plane shot down by North Korea over Sea of Japan
President Nixon said the missions would continue and would be better protected.
North Korean missile launch over Japan
North Korea launched another missile over Japanese airspace last night, marking the second flyover in a month.
North Korea fires missile over Japanese airspace
The intermediate-range ballistic missile passed over Japan 10 minutes after it was launched from North Korea.
Japanese sirens go off after North Korean missile launch
Video shows an American living in Hokkaido describing the situation as the sirens blare in the background.
N. Korea launches missile over Japanese airspace
It is the second time in a month that a North Korean missile has reached Japan.
Alarms sound in Japan after North Korea missile launch
North Korea on Tuesday fired a midrange ballistic missile designed to carry a nuclear payload that flew over Japan and splashed into the northern Pacific Ocean, officials said.
North Korea launches ballistic missile over Japan
The missile launch did not pose a threat to North America but flew over Japan and landed in the ocean, the Department of Defense confirmed Monday.
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag
U.S. World War II veteran returned a calligraphy-covered Japanese flag he took from a dead soldier 73 years ago to a tearful and grateful family.
Marines practice parachute drop in Japan
U.S. Marines took part in a parachute drop drill in Japan, the largest bilateral training ever between the U.S. and Japan.
Japan marks 72nd anniversary of atomic bombing of Nagasaki
A peace ball rang out as hundreds took part in a memorial ceremony in Nagasaki on Wednesday to commemorate the day 72 years ago when the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on the city, killing more than 150,000 people.