Images of Japan rugby players adorn JAL plane ahead of World Cup

Japan Airlines Co unveiled at Tokyo’s Haneda airport Tuesday a Boeing 767 plane bearing images of Japan’s rugby players ahead of the Rugby World Cup starting in September.…

Japan Airlines Co unveiled at Tokyo's Haneda airport Tuesday a Boeing 767 plane bearing images of Japan's rugby players ahead of the Rugby World Cup starting in September.…

Japan to invite guests from 195 nations for enthronement events

The Japanese government said Tuesday it will invite guests from up to 195 nations for events in the fall to mark Crown Prince Naruhito’s enthronement, including banquets, following…

The Japanese government said Tuesday it will invite guests from up to 195 nations for events in the fall to mark Crown Prince Naruhito's enthronement, including banquets, following…

Opening day intrigue: Ichiro keeps ’em guessing about future

This is the Ichiro effect.
Richard Snitzer had never been to Japan. What finally drove the Japanese-American to travel here from his home in Hayward, California, was Ichiro…

This is the Ichiro effect. Richard Snitzer had never been to Japan. What finally drove the Japanese-American to travel here from his home in Hayward, California, was Ichiro…

New Zealanders give up guns after massacre, drawing some online criticism apparently from U.S.

New Zealanders have begun handing in weapons in response to government appeals following the Christchurch massacre, but the gesture has put some squarely in the social media firing…

New Zealanders have begun handing in weapons in response to government appeals following the Christchurch massacre, but the gesture has put some squarely in the social media firing…

Mosque gunman opts to represent himself at trial; Ardern vows never to speak his name

New Zealand’s prime minister declared Tuesday she would do everything in her power to deny the accused mosque gunman a platform for elevating his white supremacist views, after…

New Zealand's prime minister declared Tuesday she would do everything in her power to deny the accused mosque gunman a platform for elevating his white supremacist views, after…

Netflix says it will not join Apple TV service

Netflix Inc, the world’s dominant streaming service, will not make its TV shows and movies available through Apple Inc’s upcoming video offering, Netflix Chief Executive Reed Hastings said…

Netflix Inc, the world's dominant streaming service, will not make its TV shows and movies available through Apple Inc's upcoming video offering, Netflix Chief Executive Reed Hastings said…

Democrat O’Rourke presidential bid raises $6.1 mil in first 24 hours

Beto O’Rourke raised more than $6.1 million within 24 hours of announcing his candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, his campaign said on Monday, highlighting his fundraising…

Beto O'Rourke raised more than $6.1 million within 24 hours of announcing his candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, his campaign said on Monday, highlighting his fundraising…

Iran, Syria demand U.S. withdraw its troops

Iran and Syria on Monday demanded the United States withdraw its troops from Syria, and the Damascus government threatened to defeat Washington’s Kurdish allies by force if they…

Iran and Syria on Monday demanded the United States withdraw its troops from Syria, and the Damascus government threatened to defeat Washington's Kurdish allies by force if they…

Algeria’s Bouteflika confirms he will stay president after term ends

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday confirmed he will stay in power beyond his term expiring next month, despite tens of thousands of people demonstrating against his rule.…

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday confirmed he will stay in power beyond his term expiring next month, despite tens of thousands of people demonstrating against his rule.…