USS Ronald Reagan filmed cruising Tsugaru Strait

USS Ronald Reagan filmed cruising Tsugaru Strait

The USS Ronald Reagan is filmed by a Nippon TV-NNN crew cruising the Tsugaru Strait in the wake of North Korea's ballist...

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Princess Mako leaves for Bhutan

Princess Mako leaves for Bhutan

Princess Mako leaves for Bhutan on her first official tour abroad since the news of her upcoming engagement.

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SDF conducts drills with US B-1 bombers

SDF conducts drills with US B-1 bombers

Japan's Air Self Defense Force reveals its F-15 fighter jets conducted a joint exercise with U.S. B-1 bombers in the air...

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Jobs-to-applicants ratio hits 43-year high

Jobs-to-applicants ratio hits 43-year high

Japan's government says the jobs-to-applicants ratio for April is the highest in 43 years.

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Japanese towns looking for license plate art

Japanese municipalities begin searching for art to spruce up decorative license plates, set for release next year.

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Japan ranks 6th in world for suicides

Japan ranks 6th in world for suicides

Japan's government says suicides are decreasing, but the country still ranks 6th in the world.

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Crown Prince Naruhito to visit Denmark

Crown Prince Naruhito to visit Denmark

Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito will visit Denmark to commemorate 150 years of diplomatic relations between the two countr...

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Firefly season starts in Kumamoto

Firefly season starts in Kumamoto

Firefly season begins in Kumamoto, southwestern Japan, attracting visitors.

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Fighting bull escapes ring

Fighting bull escapes ring

A massive fighting bull leads police on a chase and dents a patrol car before being recaptured.

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Grapes selling for $1800 per bunch

Grapes selling for $1800 per bunch

An upscale department store in Osaka splurges on the first Muscat of Alexandria grapes auction of the year.

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