A shocked resident from a southern Japan town recounted his terror from an earthquake that brought down buildings and left nine people dead Thursday night.
A 2009 study from Japan making the rounds on the Internet suggests a little vinegar taken before meals is an effective diet aid. A local doctor is skeptical.
The delays began in the morning, with major Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways posting a notice on its website apologizing for delays and cancellations due to a “system malfunction.”
Japanese gathered to observe a moment of silence at 2:46 p.m. Friday, exactly five years after a magnitude 9.0-earthquake triggered a devastating tsunami that killed more than 18,000 people.
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Japan is expanding its international espionage work after being shocked by the deaths of five Japanese citizens at the hands of Islamic militants this year.
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Move over, Scotland. The world’s leading whiskey critic recently crowed a Japanese bottle the best. Now, a local bar wants Washingtonians to become more familiar with Japanese whiskey and another popular spirit.
On March 11, 2011 at 2:46 p.m., a 9.0 earthquake ripped through northern Japan, triggering a massive tsunami that sent walls of water over coastal cities.