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Typhoon-damaged airport in Japan to partly reopen Friday

Sep 6, 2018

Japanese airport flooded by typhoon is expected to partially reopen Friday after officials promised round-the-clock work to repair damage

As talks with US stall, North Korea preps military parade

Sep 6, 2018

As nuclear talks with the U.S. stall, North Korea is preparing to hold a big military parade on the 70th anniversary of the country's founding

Typhoon leaves major airport closed and destruction in Japan

Sep 5, 2018

The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in at least 25 years flooded a runway and other facilities at one of its busiest airports, closing it indefinitely

Storm-hit Japan airport counts damage; unclear when reopens

Sep 5, 2018

The closure of a major Japanese airport flooded by a typhoon is raising worries about the impact on tourist traffic, mostly from China and Southeast Asia

Strong typhoon slams western Japan; 8 dead, airport flooded

Sep 4, 2018

A powerful typhoon has slammed into western Japan, flooding the region's main international airport, disrupting land travel and leaving at least eight people dead

Bach: No Olympic future for esports until 'violence' removed

Sep 1, 2018

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach isn't certain if or when esports might be incorporated into the Olympic Games

Petition demands Japanese lawmaker apologize for LGBT remark

Aug 31, 2018

Japanese activists including parents of LGBT children have submitted a petition to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's party, demanding that a lawmaker apologize for saying that sexual minorities are unproductive and don't deserve public support

Esports execs say don't blame the games, blame US gun laws

Aug 29, 2018

Following a deadly shooting at a gaming event in Florida, esports executives say don't blame the games, blame US gun laws

Attacker at Philippine festival shared fruit to conceal bomb

Aug 29, 2018

The Philippine military says the bomber who killed two people and wounded 35 at a town festival offered fruit to people to evade suspicion when he abandoned a bag containing the bomb

Bomb kills 1, injures 35 at Philippine town festival

Aug 28, 2018

A Philippine military official says a bomb explosion has killed at least one person and wounded 35 others during a town celebration in the country's south