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.
North Korea's latest missile launch splashes down in the Sea of Japan
Pentagon determined it was an intercontinental ballistic missile that is capable of reaching deep into the continental United States.
Heavy rain causes flooding in southwestern Japan ; 1 dead
Heavy rain following a recent typhoon left a 93-year-old man dead and flooded many houses in southwestern Japan, forcing thousands of people to flee, authorities said Wednesday.
7 sailors remain missing off the coast of Japan after Navy destroyer collides with a tanker
U.S. and Japanese ships and aircrafts are conducting search-and-rescue missions.
Japan launches rocket with satellite to build its own GPS
A rocket launched Thursday from southern Japan is carrying a satellite that will form part of a Japanese GPS.
U.S. Navy ships operate in the Sea of Japan
The U.S. Navy released video showing F/A-18 Hornets taking off and flying above South Korean and U.S. Navy ships, including the USS Carl Vinson, operating in the Sea of Japan.
Video shows two men fighting on flight from Japan to Los Angeles
Passenger Corey Hour was on an All Nippon Airways flight when he captured the heated fight in the latest of a string of recent airline incidents.