Man arrested after shooting father with crossbow arrow

Police in Hidaka town, Hokkaido, have arrested a 29-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder after he shot his father with an arrow from a crossbow.
According to…

Police in Hidaka town, Hokkaido, have arrested a 29-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder after he shot his father with an arrow from a crossbow. According to…

Canadian English teacher filmed hitting 2-year-old child at daycare facility

In recent years, we’ve heard a number of disturbing accounts involving teachers hitting students at Japanese schools, and this week, another disturbing case came to light, when a foreign English-language instructor…

In recent years, we’ve heard a number of disturbing accounts involving teachers hitting students at Japanese schools, and this week, another disturbing case came to light, when a foreign English-language instructor…

Rescuers help climbers after heavy rain hits Yakushima Island

Rescuers on Sunday helped climbers to descend a mountain on Yakushima Island in southwestern Japan after at least 266 people were stranded following heavy rain.
On Saturday in…

Rescuers on Sunday helped climbers to descend a mountain on Yakushima Island in southwestern Japan after at least 266 people were stranded following heavy rain. On Saturday in…

Canada aims to ratify trade deal after lifting of tariffs

Ottawa plans to proceed "full steam ahead" on ratification of a free trade agreement with the U.S. and Mexico, Canada’s foreign affairs minister said Saturday, after the neighbors…

Ottawa plans to proceed "full steam ahead" on ratification of a free trade agreement with the U.S. and Mexico, Canada's foreign affairs minister said Saturday, after the neighbors…

Koepka seizes record 7-shot PGA lead

Defending champion Brooks Koepka overcame struggles to grab a seven-stroke lead after Saturday’s third round of the PGA Championship, the largest 54-hole advantage in tournament history.
Third-ranked Koepka,…

Defending champion Brooks Koepka overcame struggles to grab a seven-stroke lead after Saturday’s third round of the PGA Championship, the largest 54-hole advantage in tournament history.
Third-ranked Koepka,…

Late Skosan try seals scrappy win for Lions

Golden Lions defeated Otago Highlanders 38-29 in Johannesburg Saturday in a scrappy 10-try Super Rugby match that hung in the balance until one minute from time.
The South…

Golden Lions defeated Otago Highlanders 38-29 in Johannesburg Saturday in a scrappy 10-try Super Rugby match that hung in the balance until one minute from time. The South…

Courts beckon as Folau ponders appeal against sacking

After a statement saying he was deeply saddened by his sacking from Australian rugby and was considering his options on an appeal, Israel Folau’s public pronouncements on the…

After a statement saying he was deeply saddened by his sacking from Australian rugby and was considering his options on an appeal, Israel Folau's public pronouncements on the…