Colossal deep-sea fish named after Yokozuna

Colossal deep-sea fish named after Yokozuna

A new kind of huge deep-sea fish that were caught off the coast of Shizuoka Prefecture is named Yokozuna Iwashi.

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Whiteout causes massive car pileup in northeastern Japan

Whiteout causes massive car pileup in northeastern Japan

A whiteout is likely to have caused a massive car pileup in Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern Japan.

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Cow-patterned lamb born in Year of Ox

Cow-patterned lamb born in Year of Ox

A lamb that looks like a cow is born at a sheep farm in northern Japan on the first day of the Year of the Ox.

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Snow expected over New Year's in Japan

Snow expected over New Year's in Japan

A cold front is blanketing Japan, likely to bring heavy snow as the country rings in the New Year.

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Volcano erupts in southwestern Japan

Volcano erupts in southwestern Japan

A volcano in Kagoshima Prefecture erupts but no damage is reported.

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Landslide destroys vacant house in central Japan

Landslide destroys vacant house in central Japan

A landslide destroys a vacant house in central Japan.

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Snow leaves vehicles stuck on expressways in central Japan

Snow leaves vehicles stuck on expressways in central Japan

Heavy snow in central Japan leaves hundreds of vehicles stuck for hours on expressways.

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Cold air mass brings record snowfall to north of Tokyo and other areas

Cold air mass brings record snowfall to north of Tokyo and other areas

Cold air mass brings record snowfall to the mountainous areas in Gunma and Niigata Prefecture.

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Dive feeding by Santa Claus

Dive feeding by Santa Claus

Dive feeding by Santa Claus attracts visitors at an aquarium southwest of Tokyo.

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Pink Skipjack tuna surprises fishermen

Pink Skipjack tuna surprises fishermen

Fishermen in Shizuoka Prefecture catch a pink Skipjack tuna.

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