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Tokyo June heatwave worst since 1875 as power supply creaks under strain

Japan baked under scorching temperatures for a fourth successive day on Tuesday, as the capital's heat broke nearly 150-year-old records for June and authorities warned power supply remained tight...

Official says Yemeni journalist killed in explosion in Aden

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni journalist was killed when his car exploded while he was driving in the southern port city of Aden, an official said Thursday, the latest such attack in the seat of Yemen’...

North Korea fires three ballistic missiles hours after Biden leaves Asia

SEOUL, May 25 (Reuters) - North Korea fired three ballistic missiles off its east coast on Wednesday, Seoul's military said, just hours after U.S. President Joe Biden left the region following a t...

SUV & Pickup Stabilizer Bar Market Share | Trend Analysis, Production Scenario and Supply Forecast by 2031

The latest research report provides a complete assessment of the SUV & Pickup Stabilizer Bar market for the forecast year 2022-2031, which is beneficial for companies regardless of their size and...

EXPLAINER: Why frustration lingers in Okinawa 50 years later

TOKYO (AP) — Okinawa on Sunday marks the 50th anniversary of its return to Japan on May 15, 1972, which ended 27 years of U.S. rule after one of the bloodiest battles of World War II was fought on the...

Japanese writer who documented WWII Tokyo firebombing dies

TOKYO (AP) — Katsumoto Saotome, a Japanese writer who gathered the accounts of survivors of the U.S. firebombing of Tokyo in World War II to raise awareness of the massive civilian deaths and the impo...

North Korea fires suspected submarine-launched ballistic missile

North Korea on Saturday fired a short-range ballistic missile into the sea off it eastern coast, South Korea's military said. South Korean military said it believed the North may have tested a su...

Chinese carrier sails through waters near Okinawa, Japan says

Eight Chinese naval vessels, including an aircraft carrier, passed between islands in Japan's southern Okinawa chain on Monday, Japan's defence ministry said in a news release. The ships, w...

Investigators raid Japan boat company's office after sinking

TOKYO (AP) — Coast guard officials searched the office of a Japanese tour boat operator on Monday as part of a criminal investigation into suspicions that professional negligence caused the sinking of...

Operator of sunken Japanese tour boat had previous accidents

TOKYO (AP) — The head of the company that operated a tourist boat that sank off northern Japan with 26 people aboard said Wednesday he approved the trip despite a broken communication device and forec...

Oklahoma governor signs bill for massive corporate subsidy

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt has signed a bill to authorize up to $700 million in state subsidies to lure an unidentified major manufacturer to the state, his staff said Monday. ...

Child's body found after tour boat sank in Japan's far north

TOKYO (AP) — Rescuers searching since a tour boat carrying 26 people sank off far northeastern Japan have found the body of an 11th victim — a child — as questions intensified about why the vessel sai...

10 of 26 people from sunken Japan tour boat confirmed dead

TOKYO (AP) — Rescuers said that 10 people who were retrieved Sunday from the frigid sea and the rocky coast of a northern Japanese national park had died, a day after a tour boat with 26 aboard appare...

No Taiwan nationals aboard missing Japanese sightseeing boat: Foreign ministry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — There were no Taiwanese nationals aboard the Japanese sightseeing boat reported to have sunk Saturday (April 23) while carrying 26 people, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

Tour boat with 26 aboard missing in frigid Japan waters

TOKYO (AP) — A tour boat with 26 people aboard was missing in the frigid waters of northern Japan on Saturday, hours after sending a distress call that it was sinking, the coast guard said. ...