Exit polls for Japan's 48th Lower House election show Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Liberal Democratic Party poised for a ...

Nikkei posts 14 straight days of gains

Japan's Nikkei index was up a 14th straight day for the first time since 1961.

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Nissan workers speak out

A Nissan worker tells Nippon TV there wasn't an atmosphere for speaking about unqualified inspectors.

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Elderly driver injures 7 in Tokyo

An elderly driver runs over seven pedestrians in a Tokyo suburb.

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Empress Michiko turns 83

Japan's Empress Michiko turns 83, noting this year may be the last the Imperial Couple travels in an official capacity.

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Typhoon Lan to slam Japan

Powerful Typhoon Lan is forecast to slam southwest Japan as the nation prepares to vote on Sunday.

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Sensors and scanners moving IoT forward

An expo in Tokyo has sensor and scanning innovations pushing the IoT forward and making things ever more connected.

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Bluefin tuna could get cheaper

With catches possibly set to rise 50%, the price of bluefin tuna may be going down.

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App exec nabbed for sexual assault

The executive of popular smartphone app Sustina is arrested for indecent assault.

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Typhoon Lan threatens storm surge

Large and powerful typhoon Lan could bring a damaging storm surge to Japan at the top of next week.

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