It’s the latest step by the Biden administration to try to preserve and broaden U.S. influence in a region that until recently looked to be under the growing sway of China.
The suspect allegedly admitted to spending most of the $360,000 he was accidentally sent and reportedly refused requests to return the money to the town it was meant for.
President Joe Biden's six-day trip to South Korea and Japan aims to build rapport with the Asian nations’ leaders.
Mother’s Day around the world can involve much more than just breakfast in bed. Here are some unique traditions from the United Kingdom, Japan, Ethiopia, Mexico and Nepal.
The boat was sailing in an area known as a difficult place to maneuver boats, due to the rocky coastline and strong tide, when it sent a distress call on Saturday afternoon.
The 7.4-magnitude temblor knocked out power and cause extensive damage to peoples' properties breaking windows and smashing furniture.
When the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant overheated in March 2011, these heroic workers stepped in. To this day, most people are unaware of their achievements.
Although the hospital wasn’t hit by the tsunami, the sight of the city from the top floor completely changed in front of her eyes as 1,522 households were swallowed by the waves.
Soyoka Yamamoto petitioned Tokyo's governor to adopt a "partnership system" to protect same-sex partners. She hopes full marriage recognition is next.