NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 15:28, 2019-10-09

Thief snatches $800,000 watch from Japanese businessman's wrist in Paris

A Japanese businessman had a luxury watch worth over 800,000 dollars stolen from his wrist in front of a five star hotel in Paris on Monday evening. ...

Thief snatches $800,000 watch from Japanese businessman's wrist in Paris

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Thief Steals Watch Worth Rs 5 Crore From Japanese Man's Wrist A Japanese man who stepped out of his Paris hotel for a cigarette was robbed of his $840,000 Swiss watch by a thief who snatched it off his wrist....
09:16, 2019-10-10

Paris police arrest man wearing 12-inch mechanical wrist blades hidden beneath his jacket Police in Paris arrested a man wearing 12-inch mechanical wrist blades hidden beneath his jacket....
13:32, 2019-05-20

Wrist-slap for watch ‘vixen’ accused of drugging, robbing men She’s gone from wrist-watch to wrist-slap. A woman who’s been repeatedly accused of drugging men, then walking off with their pricey watc...
01:32, 2019-06-22

Watch thief gets no-jail time for drugging and robbing man A Rolex vixen who’s been repeatedly accused of drugging men then swiping their pricey watches in Manhattan was sentenced Monday to a conditional disc...
02:20, 2019-08-20

Watch: Large box gives porch thief trouble in Florida A Florida resident's home security camera recorded a thief struggling to steal a large package that he had difficulty fitting into his car....
19:32, 2019-06-06

Watch: Bad 'karma' inspires ketchup thief to make amends to restaurant A remorseful thief who swiped a bottle of ketchup from a New Jersey restaurant gave the eatery two new bottles along with a letter saying the inciden...
21:08, 2019-08-02

Watch Hello Kitty defend the Japanese men who adore her: "It's not wrong!!!" Since the popularization of Virtual YouTubers (or VTubers) in Japan, there’s been several anime characters and mascots flocking to online platforms t...
18:56, 2019-10-14

Watch: BTS teases video for new Japanese single 'Lights' K-pop group BTS shared a clip of its "Lights" video featuring Jin, Suga, J-Hope, RM, Jimin, V and Jungkook....
20:12, 2019-06-20

Watch Me Translate The Japanese Version of Judgment While I Play It Judgment, the new game by the creators of the Yakuza series, came out in Japan on December 18 last year. On June 25, the English version of the game ...
16:20, 2019-05-24

Watch: BTS releases video for new Japanese single 'Lights' K-pop group BTS shared an uplifting video for "Lights" ahead of the release of its Japanese single album "Lights/Boy with Luv."...
20:04, 2019-07-02

Watch as thousands of happy Pikachus dance across this Japanese city Pikachu as voiced by Ryan Reynolds is pretty good, but you know what screams “party”? Hundreds of Pikachu overrunning a city, dancing and just being ...
19:36, 2019-08-07

Watch: GOT7 releases video for Japanese single 'Love Loop' K-pop group GOT7 shared a video for its single "Love Loop" ahead of the release of its Japanese EP of the same name....
20:48, 2019-06-25

Watch: Paris Hilton says she's 'so proud' of Kim Kardashian Paris Hilton applauded Kim Kardashian and her family after collaborating with the reality star on her new music video....
16:28, 2019-05-15

Watch a 1975 Japanese anime from the Dragon Ball studio chronicling true-life UFO encounters Now here’s something cool: the folks over at Reddit’s r/ObscureMedia forum have dug up a weird old anime short from 1975 about the very real phenomen...
21:52, 2019-06-14

Watch: Paris Hilton, Kim Kardashian tease 'secret project' Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian shared a video from the set of Hilton's music video for her single "Best Friend's Ass."...
18:16, 2019-05-03

Watch: Man takes giant shoe for a drive on Paris road A driver on a Paris road drew attention due to his unusual choice of vehicle -- a motorized giant shoe....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Japanese Restaurant Bans Japanese Customers, Says They're Rude This is a change. For years, there were stories of Japanese establishments with “Japanese-only” policies, refusing foreigners. But now, one noodle re...
14:44, 2019-07-16

Watch: Paris Jackson stars in first 'Scream' Season 3 trailer, series moves to VH1 Paris Jackson is confronted by the knife-wielding Ghostface in the first teaser trailer for "Scream" Season 3....
15:00, 2019-06-25

Designers to watch: what we saw at this year's iconic design events in Paris and London As the last of three iconic design events pack up and designers return home, we've chosen our pick of the new and established brands to watch out for...
09:20, 2019-09-28

Mackenzie snatches pole at Silverstone "Tarran MacKenzie took the first pole position of the season in the 2019 BSB Championship at Silverstone National."...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Nine-man Tottenham undone at the last as Aké snatches win for Bournemouth Tottenham are not making things easy in their quest for a top four Premier League finish. On a madcap afternoon at Bournemouth, they played for 42 mi...
16:20, 2019-05-04

Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA with wrist injury FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Thomas has withdrawn from the PGA Championship with a wrist injury, the first time he has missed a major since his ro...
23:12, 2019-05-13

One-armed man sues over being handcuffed wrist-to-ankle CLAY, W.Va. (AP) — A one-armed man whose wrist was handcuffed to his ankle has filed a federal lawsuit against the sheriff’s department in Clay...
14:44, 2019-05-17

Wrist, upper-arm BP readings often differ considerably (Reuters Health) - Blood pressure measured at the wrist is commonly higher than pressure measured at the upper arm, which has implications for the ac...
23:52, 2019-04-17

Aipower’s Wearbuds are wireless earbuds that charge on your wrist Aipower's Kickstarter campaign for its Wearbuds -- wireless audio ear pods that you charge on a watch -- is coming to a successful close.Read More...
18:12, 2019-08-04

Girl 'really upset' after seagull snatches chihuahua from garden A six-year-old girl is "really upset" after a seagull dropped into her garden and made off with her miniature chihuahua in its beak....
10:16, 2019-07-22

Yankees reliever Tommy Kahnle out with wrist tendinitis DETROIT — Tommy Kahnle was unavailable out of the bullpen Tuesday night with right wrist tendinitis. The right-hander said the issue had cleared up b...
11:12, 2019-09-11

Rea snatches Race 2 victory from Razgatlioglu as Bautista crashes "Defending champion Jonathan Rea took a potentially pivotal Race 2 victory in Italy on Sunday as rival Alvaro Bautista crashed."...
15:00, 2019-06-23

Nadal pulls out of Shanghai Masters with wrist injury "Rafael Nadal has pulled out of the Shanghai Masters with a wrist injury. The Spaniard announced the news via a statement."...
09:24, 2019-10-04

Millionaire fan snatches up Prince’s lavish Caribbean estate A Turks and Caicos estate owned by late pop-music icon Prince has sold for $10.8 million, the Wall Street Journal reports. The “Purple Rain” star, wh...
20:28, 2019-06-20

RuPaul snatches up opulent $14M Beverly Hills mansion RuPaul has found a house that matches his larger-than-life persona. The Emmy-winning host of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” just purchased an...
19:04, 2019-10-10

Rins snatches British GP win from Marquez at final corner "Suzuki\u0027s Alex Rins passed MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez at the final corner to win a thrilling British Grand Prix on Sunday."...
17:32, 2019-08-25

Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury One of the favorites at the PGA Championship withdrew Monday. Justin Thomas announced he was pulling out of the second major of the season, being pla...
23:36, 2019-05-13

Former winner Justin Thomas out of PGA Championship with wrist injury Former champion Justin Thomas has withdrawn from this weekend's PGA Championship because of a wrist injury....
22:48, 2019-05-13

Birmingham’s Bellingham snatches win as Charlton miss chance to go top As the son of one of the most prolific strikers to have graced the non-league game, Jude Bellingham should have learned a thing or two about scoring ...
18:44, 2019-09-14

Cardi B Snatches Her Own Wig Onstage and Tosses It: "The Greatest Move in Hip Hop" Cardi B is out there snatching wigs and giving them away...her own, that is. The rapper took off her long, black hairpiece while performing onstage ...
21:08, 2019-07-06

Tratnik snatches prologue win in Tour de Romandie 2019 "Jan Tratnik pipped defending champion Primoz Roglic to claim the first WorldTour race of his career in the prologue stage of the Tour de Romandie in...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Mets’ Jeff McNeil on wrist twinge: It was ‘nothing crazy’ CHICAGO — Jeff McNeil was clearly in discomfort. Facing Aaron Bummer in Wednesday’s eighth inning — an at-bat that ended in a pop out — the Mets util...
08:52, 2019-08-01

Ottolenghi florist who cut wrist carrying vase wins right to £100,000 payout A flower arranger who suffered horrific injuries in a fall while carrying a vase at celebrity chef Yotam Ottolenghi's Belgravia restaurant has been a...
13:28, 2019-09-26

Bloodthirsty monkey snatches ducklings from mum and eats them alive in front of her A SAVAGE baboon has been filmed stealing ducklings from their mum before ripping them to pieces right in front of her....
11:12, 2019-06-04

MotoGP Austria: Dovizioso snatches last-corner victory from Marquez Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso prevailed in the MotoGP Austrian Grand Prix at the Red Bull Ring, winning a sensational duel against Marc Marquez in the fi...
15:16, 2019-08-11

Trentin wins stage two, snatches Tour of Britain lead "Italian Matteo Trentin snatched victory on the second stage of the Tour of Britain and the overall lead on Sunday as home rider Alex Dowsett\u0027s ...
22:16, 2019-09-08

Audi Snatches Last Minute Nurburgring 24 Victory With a Porsche Penalty For years I’ve had a theory that the best bet in an endurance race over 12 hours is a nondescript white-liveried Porsche GT3. With anecdotal evidence...
15:44, 2019-06-23

Beth Mead snatches win for England after Patrícia Morais howler • Portugal 0-1 England• Goalkeeper error ends winless run for Phil Neville’s sideWith Phil Neville feeling the heat, a scrappy Beth Mead goal salvage...
00:00, 2019-10-09

Beth Mead snatches win for England after Morais’s goalkeeping howler • Portugal 0-1 England• Goalkeeper error ends winless run for Phil Neville’s sidePhil Neville gave the impression that he was only feeling the searin...
01:08, 2019-10-09

Rolex gifted by Reggie Jackson, Tom Seaver taken off ex-agent’s wrist Noted retired sports agent Matthew Merola had his “most prized possession” stolen from him by heartless goons — a gold Rolex gifted to him by former ...
22:08, 2019-08-07

Nadal withdraws from Sunday’s Laver Cup matches due to wrist injury "Rafael Nadal has been forced to withdraw from his matches in the Laver Cup on Sunday after suffering a wrist injury, tournament bosses have confirme...
11:28, 2019-09-22

‘Breathless stuff!’ - Lutsenko snatches overall glory as Hoelgaard takes first win "Alexey Lutsenko (Astana) snatched overall victory in the Arctic Race of Norway in Harvik as Markus Hoelgaard (Uno-X) won the final stage."...
23:12, 2019-08-18

Daycare owner who sexually abused kids gets slap on wrist A female daycare owner convicted of abusing children, some sexually, was given a slap on the wrist Monday by an Ohio judge — who ordered her to...
13:56, 2019-07-16

KTM's Espargaro ruled out of Aragon MotoGP race with wrist injury KTM MotoGP rider Pol Espargaro will not take part in this weekend's Aragon Grand Prix after fracturing his left wrist in a practice crash...
16:08, 2019-09-21

‘Broadway Bandit’ got wrist-slap sentence due to cancer diagnosis The bank robber known as the “Broadway Bandit” — who allegedly returned to his life of crime last week, days after getting out of the slammer with a ...
04:32, 2019-05-14

Browns' David Njoku reportedly broke his wrist vs. Jets, could be out for more than a month The third-year tight end was already in concussion protocol after leaving Monday night's Browns win...
03:08, 2019-09-19

Mets’ Jeff McNeil suffers season-ending wrist injury Jeff McNeil’s terrific season for the Mets ended in unfortunate fashion during Wednesday’s 10-3 win over the Marlins, when he suffered a fractured ri...
08:36, 2019-09-26

Jeff McNeil breaks wrist bone as Mets’ night gets worse Mets left fielder Jeff McNeil suffered a broken bone in his right wrist after getting drilled by a pitch during the sixth inning of of their 10-3 win...
04:16, 2019-09-26

Dylan Groenewegen snatches sprint finish win on Tour of Britain stage one • Dutchman’s 12 individual stage win of season• Mark Cavendish misses challenge in final sprintWith Primoz Roglic set fair in the Vuelta a España and...
19:20, 2019-09-07

Tim Wellens snatches Binckbank Stage 4 victory and takes leader's jersey "Tim Wellens (Lotto–Soudal) snatched Stage 4 at the BinckBank Tour on Thursday as the Belgian rider pipped Marc Hirschi on the line in Belgium."...
19:12, 2019-08-15

Dead man with cuts to wrist and chest found hog tied in Bronx apartment A dead man with slashes to his chest and wrists was found tied up in a Bronx apartment building on Friday evening, police said. A resident of the bui...
07:08, 2019-09-14

In Shocking Video, Hungry Crocodile Snatches Fish From Angler's Line A hungry crocodile snatched a fish right from an angler's line near a river bank in Australia. Shocking footage of the incident has gone viral online...
10:12, 2019-08-30

Shane Duffy’s late header snatches point for Ireland in Denmark • Mick McCarthy’s side stay on top of their group• Jesus Navas on target for Spain in Faroe IslandsShane Duffy left Denmark cursing the Republic of I...
01:28, 2019-06-08

Sebastian Vettel snatches dramatic Canadian GP pole from Lewis Hamilton • Vettel outdoes championship leader Hamilton on final lap in Q3• Max Verstappen out in Q2 after Kevin Magnussen crashSebastian Vettel claimed pole p...
22:08, 2019-06-08

Hammerhead shark snatches catch from Florida fisherman's hands, video shows A Florida fisherman recorded video of his intense tug-of-war encounter with a huge hammerhead shark determined to steal his catch last week....
22:24, 2019-08-18

Shark Jumps Out Of Water, Snatches Fish From Line In Hair-Raising Video A video that has gone viral online shows the group fishing on a boat in Cape Cod when a great white shark leaps out of water to snatch a fish they ha...
10:12, 2019-07-22

'No disposable cups!': Aide snatches coffee from Boris Johnson's hand – video Boris Johnson was filmed having a disposable coffee cup snatched away from his hand as he arrived at day three of the Conservative party conference.C...
15:40, 2019-10-01

Pelosi Admits Anti-Trump Racism Resolution Was ‘Gentle’ Slap on the Wrist The Democratic response to Donald Trump’s explicitly racist tweets about four Democratic members of Congress looks a lot like a guy slipping on the ...
21:28, 2019-07-17

Teuns wins brutal summit finish as Ciccone snatches yellow from Alaphilippe "Dylan Teuns won a slow-motion finish on the steep finishing ramp at the summit of La Planche des Belles Filles, finishing three seconds ahead of Giu...
18:20, 2019-07-11

'No disposable cups!': aide snatches coffee out of Boris Johnson's hand – video Boris Johnson has been filmed having a disposable coffee cup snatched away from him as he arrived for day three of the Conservative party conference....
17:04, 2019-10-01

Andy Ruiz Jr snatches ‘golden ticket’ to challenge Anthony Joshua for four titles • Four titles at stake on 1 June at Madison Square Garden• Ruiz faces Anthony Joshua after Jarrell Miller defectionAnthony Joshua never imagined his ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Why Facebook's stock jumped despite facing a record-breaking $5 billion FTC penalty: 'A slap on the wrist' (FB) AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana Facebook's stock rose around 1% after news broke that it is facing a record-breaking $5 billion penalty from the Federal T...
09:52, 2019-07-13

Recalled Judge Who Gave Stanford U Sex Offender Slap on the Wrist Fired as Girls Tennis Coach The California judge who got ousted from the bench in a recall after he handed out a light sentence to a Stanford University student convicted of sex...
05:36, 2019-09-13

Moment brazen thieves attempt to rip Rolex from man's wrist in broad daylight in Enfield street This is the moment brazen thieves attempted to rob a man of his Rolex watch in broad daylight in a north London street....
14:32, 2019-07-31

Moment brazen thieves attempt to rip Rolex from man's wrist in broad daylight in north London street This is the moment brazen thieves attempted to rob a man of his Rolex watch in broad daylight in a north London street....
17:12, 2019-07-31

Twins slugger Nelson Cruz lands on the injured list with left wrist issue for the second time this season Cruz, 39, is having a fantastic season and had racked up three multi-homer games in the past couple weeks...
01:04, 2019-08-10

Nate Sudfeld unleashes long touchdown pass but later breaks wrist, dealing a blow to Eagles' QB depth chart Sudfeld, who's taking over for Super Bowl hero Nick Foles, left the Eagles' first game with his arm in a cast...
05:52, 2019-08-09

The Milky Way is a thief We often think of our home galaxy, the Milky Way, as being a self-contained collection of stars, planets, gas and dust. Sure, it’s going to sla...
21:56, 2019-10-11

'No disposable cups': Hilarious moment panicked Boris Johnson aide snatches his coffee This is the moment a panicked Boris Johnson staffer snatches his coffee – because it was in a disposable cup....
16:24, 2019-10-01

What if the Thief Who Steals Your Identity Is Your Mom? This was the case for Axton Betz-Hamilton, who grew up to become an identity theft expert and tells the bizarre story of her mother’s crimes in her n...
11:40, 2019-10-15

Thief must pay $28K to fix stolen ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Sno-Cat EAGLE, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man has been ordered to pay more than $28,000 to cover damages after he pleaded guilty to stealing a Sno-Cat painted t...
19:56, 2019-05-17

Milky Way galaxy is a cosmic thief A newly published study notes that the Milky Way stole several dwarf galaxies from the neighboring galaxy, Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), including th...
15:40, 2019-10-18

Cabbie fatally hit by his own car after jumping out to chase thief A yellow cab driver jumped out of his car to chase down a fare who had just swiped his backpack Sunday night in The Bronx — and was fatally run down ...
23:56, 2019-07-15

PCSD needs to ID a thief who is breaking into vehicles carrying a gun TUCSON – An armed man was caught on camera burglarizing a car in April. Pima County Sheriff’s Department is concerned for the public’s safety. ...
04:12, 2019-05-17

Thief steals crown of Ms. Wheelchair New Mexico SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A crown belonging to Ms. Wheelchair New Mexico was stolen just days before a national competition. KOB-TV reports that Irene De...
18:24, 2019-06-21

Thief makes off with $40K after breaking into car in Brooklyn Heights A Brooklyn Heights thief was on the money when he broke into a parked vehicle — and made off with a backpack stuffed with $40,000 in cash, poli...
20:20, 2019-07-30

Thief swipes SUV in Brooklyn with 1-year-old sitting in back A 1-year-old boy is missing after a thief stole the white SUV the child was sitting in on a Brooklyn street Monday evening, police said. The toddler ...
03:08, 2019-08-06

I was drugged and robbed by a real-life ‘Hustlers’ thief On Friday, “Hustlers” opens in theaters nationwide, featuring Cardi B, Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu as strippers who drug and rob rich men. The mo...
01:44, 2019-09-12

Thief steals chemo medication from patient’s porch A brazen thief stole chemotherapy medication from an Oklahoma City man’s doorstep just minutes after it was delivered, delaying his treatment for bra...
22:44, 2019-05-20

Thief caught on video taking bus on a joyride through Queens A man jacked a shuttle bus and drove it more than seven miles through Queens, police said. The suspect hopped on the empty Super Shuttle bus shortly ...
20:32, 2019-07-27

Buffalo sauce thief strikes bar in Upper Manhattan He must have had a heck of a craving for buffalo sauce. Cops are asking for hot tips about a thief who was caught on video swiping hot sauce and mayo...
01:12, 2019-08-30

A Message From the Gods: Keep ‘Lightning Thief’ Fans Happy The creators of “The Lightning Thief” musical may have added songs to the Percy Jackson story, but they’re not about to make the movie’s mistakes....
21:04, 2019-10-08

Where everybody knows your face: Woody Harrelson photo used to spot thief The New York police department’s use of celebrity doppelgänger photos calls their use of a facial recognition system into questionThe New York police...
03:12, 2019-05-17

Driver fatally mows down cyclist he suspected was car thief A Brooklyn man is in custody after fatally running down a cyclist he suspected of breaking into his vehicle, cops said — and a bystander caught...
21:00, 2019-09-02

Manhunt for thief who broke into Subway at 2am to make sandwich Police in the US are hunting a man who broke into a Subway shop and made himself an early morning sandwich....
21:52, 2019-09-06

Crime Stoppers: Thief Steals Wallet From Vehicle LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police say that a man left his wallet inside of his vehicle and a thief went on a shopping spree with the stolen cards...
00:32, 2019-05-28

K9 officer helps catch alleged car thief in midtown TUCSON – An alleged car thief was arrested Sunday evening thanks to the efforts of Tucson Police Department and one of their furry officers, K9...
21:20, 2019-06-10

Thief Walks Out of Gallery With a $20,000 Salvador Dalí Etching An employee of the San Francisco gallery turned his back for a moment. When he looked again, the work had vanished....
23:28, 2019-10-15

Police officer seriously hurt after being run over by suspected car thief in Birmingham A policeman has been seriously injured after being run over by a suspected car thief in Birmingham....
20:48, 2019-08-10

Buttery Bandit: Thief Steals Popcorn Machine A Minnesota grandfather is speaking out after someone stole his granddaughter’s popcorn machine from the curb of his home in Moorhead. Dan Huot...
01:24, 2019-05-14

Florida thief tries to rob ATM with blowtorch, ends up welding it shut Instead of cutting into the ATM with the blowtorch, the wannabe thief welded the machine's hinges shut....
20:48, 2019-06-05

Queens man allegedly drugged by Rolex thief afraid to go out now "I don’t want to go out. I don’t want to meet people," the 26-year-old — who spoke on the condition of anonymity — told The Post Tuesday....
01:00, 2019-06-12

Frances McDormand alleged Oscar thief won't be prosecuted Prosecutors on Tuesday dropped the case against a man charged with stealing Frances McDormand’s Oscar statuette from a 2018 Academy Awards after-part...
17:24, 2019-08-21

'Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical' to have Broadway run "The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical" will begin previews on Broadway in September....
19:48, 2019-08-12

Charges dropped against alleged thief of McDormand Oscar Charges against a man accused of stealing Frances McDormand’s best actress statuette from an Oscars after-party last year have been dropped...
23:20, 2019-08-20

Heinz offers to help pay for ‘reformed’ ketchup thief’s car repairs Heinz wants to catsup with this reformed thief. The condiment company is looking for the person who swiped a bottle of ketchup from a New Jersey rest...
23:04, 2019-08-08

Brooklyn thief swipes car with 6-year-old boy in back seat A man swiped an SUV in Brooklyn on Monday — with a 6-year-old boy still sitting in the back seat, authorities said. The child was inside the 2007 Acu...
22:52, 2019-10-14

Florida thief takes blowtorch to ATM, welds it shut instead OKALOOSA ISLAND, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two Florida burglars thought they were clever when they used a blowtorch to break into an ATM machine, b...
00:20, 2019-06-05

Burger King thief arrested for siphoning grease from dumpster Despite stealing hundreds of gallons of used cooking grease, this crook wasn’t able to slip away from police....
16:56, 2019-04-23

Suspected thief’s wide-eyed shock at spotting car’s dashcam Surprise! A would-be thief was caught in a hilarious state of wide-eyed shock when he realized he was being filmed in a car in Oregon. The car’...
17:12, 2019-10-03

McDonald’s thief sought after jumping through window, stealing food A woman is being sought after jumping through an Arizona McDonald’s drive-thru window and assaulting an employee....
20:56, 2019-04-15

Arnold Schwarzenegger's bodyguard pulls taser on thief outside Gold's Gym in LA ARNOLD Schwarzenegger’s bodyguard pulled a taser on a masked thief who tried to nick his £4k bike....
11:56, 2019-06-08

Woody Harrelson photo used in investigation into lookalike beer thief First a 'Ross from Friends' lookalike was snapped carrying beers after allegedly stealing a wallet in Blackpool, now a Woody Harrleson lookalike in N...
07:20, 2019-05-17

Video: Thief Puts Down Gun Mid-Robbery. Clerk Grabs It, Scares Him Away A quick-thinking clerk turned the tables on a robber in an incredible moment caught on camera....
12:36, 2019-10-16

Thief steals urn full of ashes from Long Island driveway A callous thief ripped off an urn filled with a dearly departed’s ashes from a Long Island driveway, police said Friday. The crook swiped the g...
17:24, 2019-08-02

Thief Steals Technology, Supplies From Small Knott Co. School KNOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Students and staff at a Knott County elementary school are devastated after a thief stole nearly $20,000 worth of ...
22:36, 2019-05-07

Charges dropped against alleged thief of Frances McDormand’s Oscar Frances McDormand won the award for best actress on March 4, 2018, and lost the statuette after having it engraved at the Governors Ball....
17:48, 2019-08-21

Harlem thief swipes 7 cellphones from women in 10-day robbery spree A thief robbed seven women of their cellphones as they were walking in Harlem over the course of about 10 days in July, police said Tuesday. The robb...
04:36, 2019-09-18

Taraji P. Henson Is Victimized by Identity Thief Said to Have Made Off With At Least $12,000 in Ill-Gotten Gains Maybe a Chicago mom thought she actually was the sometimes criminally inclined Cookie Lyon of TV’s Empire. But prosecutors beg to differ, accusing th...
04:36, 2019-07-30

Thief takes Marilyn Monroe statue from Hollywood gazebo LOS ANGELES (AP) — Goodbye, Norma Jean? Officials say someone climbed a more than two-story tall Hollywood public art piece and stole a statue of Mar...
19:20, 2019-06-19

How cops used a photo of Woody Harrelson to catch a beer thief An NYPD detective used photos of Woody Harrelson to track down a look-a-like thief when security footage of the actual crook didn’t turn up any...
22:04, 2019-05-16

Alleged car thief shot by cops was on parole after 30 years in prison The gun-toting car thief shot by cops in The Bronx had been in prison for nearly 30 years for armed robbery — and had just been paroled in April, pol...
22:40, 2019-07-08

Thief admits mowing down police officer with hijacked patrol car A car thief has this morning admitted mowing down a police officer with his own patrol car, leaving him with "life-changing" injuries....
14:52, 2019-09-09

Cops return bride-to-be’s wedding dress after catching thief A bride-to-be was reunited with her wedding dress when NYPD officers in Brooklyn tracked down the thief who stole it....
02:24, 2019-09-18

Thief bites dog walker, steals his gold necklace: cops A ravenous robber bit a teenage dog-walker in Manhattan in a bizarre robbery, police said Tuesday. The teen was walking his dog near West 205th Stree...
21:20, 2019-09-24

Thief cuts sleeping man’s pockets, robs him on Brooklyn subway The footage released by authorities late Monday shows the 28-year-old victim fast asleep aboard a northbound L train around 2:15 a.m. Sunday, cops sa...
22:20, 2019-06-18

David Schwimmer says police were 'disappointed' to rule him out as thief suspect "Friends" star David Schwimmer has told how cops were "a little disappointed" when they ruled him out as a suspect in a theft in Blackpool....
20:28, 2019-08-02

Florida authorities had hoped Disney bands would catch thief Authorities in Florida had hoped Buzz Lightyear could help catch a burglar but they posted image of wrong guy...
23:16, 2019-04-11

Thief robbed visiting Arena Football team during game A thief snuck into an Arena Football team’s locker room and made off with a few thousand in cash while the players were on the field Sunday nig...
21:28, 2019-07-22

Thief takes circus trailer containing bed of nails, electric chair An Ohio-based circus said a trailer thief was likely surprised to find the pilfered container was filled with performance items including a bed of na...
23:00, 2019-07-24

Elderly woman dragged by purse thief on electric scooter Shocking video shows an elderly woman being dragged along an Upper East Side sidewalk by a purse thief on an electric scooter in one of a pair of inc...
16:12, 2019-05-13

German police recover valuable Ferrari, search for thief BERLIN (AP) — German police have recovered a valuable 1980s Ferrari stolen during a test drive and are searching for the man believed to have sped of...
15:44, 2019-05-15

Is There a Jewel Thief at Trump Tower? Today on Inside Edition Two residents of Trump Tower say a thief or thieves broke into their apartments, making off with $350,000 in stolen gems....
22:40, 2019-09-23

Thief busts through wall of bodega, swipes $65K from business next-door A crook stole more than $65,000 in cash from a Bronx storefront — by busting a hole through the back of a neighboring bodega and then cracking ...
19:56, 2019-05-28

Woman describes horror when thief pointed gun at 1-year-old cousin A woman who was robbed of $7,000 while holding her 1-year-old cousin said Wednesday she was “terrified” when the gunman pointed his weapo...
22:44, 2019-09-11

Thief steals 30 bars of soap from Bronx dollar store He made a clean getaway. A shoplifter made a mess in a Bronx convenience store — and then made off with more than two-dozen bars of soap, cops said T...
23:40, 2019-09-10

Restaurant thief returns ketchup bottles after karma strikes She wouldn’t cut the mustard as a hardened criminal. A thief who swiped a bottle of ketchup from a New Jersey restaurant was so wracked with guilt — ...
23:52, 2019-08-05

NYPD used Woody Harrelson photo to find lookalike beer thief NEW YORK (AP) — A report says the New York Police Department used a photo of Woody Harrelson in its facial recognition program in an attempt to ident...
23:52, 2019-05-16

Big Thief: UFOF review – folk-tinged indie bordered by demons (4AD) Hypnotic soft guitars mask uneasiness on the New York four-piece’s third album: it really packs a punch Over the course of their previous two a...
10:56, 2019-05-03

Thief who mowed down police officer with hijacked patrol car jailed for 12 years A car thief who mowed down a police officer with his own patrol car, leaving him with "life-changing" injuries, has been jailed for 12 years....
17:52, 2019-10-15

Brooklyn thief has stolen over $250K from homes, apartment buildings: cops A thief with an eye for open and unlocked windows has robbed at least 15 Bay Ridge homes and apartment buildings since July 10, and so far has gotten...
17:08, 2019-08-31

Philadelphia dad beats thief to death after stealing car with kids inside, police say PHILADELPHIA (WCAU) – A car thief who stole a vehicle with children inside was chased down and beaten to death by the kids’ father and ot...
19:24, 2019-07-12

Thief swipes entire cash register from Chelsea Italian restaurant A thief swiped an entire cash register -- and two bottles of Hennessey -- from a Chelsea Italian restaurant early Saturday, and casually strolled out...
06:20, 2019-08-25

Thief steals pensioner's OBE after pretending to check her flat for a leak A woman who was honoured for 40 years of service to the NHS had her OBE stolen in a distraction theft at her home in Croydon....
13:40, 2019-05-16

100 Percent That Thief? Lizzo’s ‘Truth Hurts’ Slapped With Second Plagiarism Claim If the latest round of accusations is true, Lizzo’s “Truth Hurts” is more than merely a chart-topping smash—it’s the byproduct of some carefully calc...
23:16, 2019-10-16

Thief breaks into Subway sandwich shop, fixes himself chicken hero A hungry crook broke into a Subway sandwich shop in Washington DC and fixed himself a midnight snack, police said. The suspect, wearing a collard shi...
08:40, 2019-09-05

Thief strolls out of San Francisco gallery with Salvador Dalí etching worth $20K A thief walked into a San Francisco art gallery and casually strolled out with a $20,000 Salvador Dalí etching in tow, according to new reports. The ...
17:04, 2019-10-16

David Schwimmer claims police were 'disappointed' he wasn't booze thief "Friends" star David Schwimmer has claimed police in the UK were "a little disappointed" to eliminate him from their inquiries into a theft....
15:00, 2019-08-02

Arnold Schwarzenegger's security guard almost tasered an alleged bike thief Arnold Schwarzenegger found himself in a precarious situation on Friday afternoon in Venice, Calif. ...
00:56, 2019-06-08

Thief who dove off ramp on Brooklyn Bridge to avoid arrest has died A thief who dove from an off-ramp on the Brooklyn Bridge to flee cops — yelling “I’m not going back to jail!” — has died, The Post ...
23:40, 2019-05-26

Dramatic footage shows moment cop shoots alleged car thief in Bronx Dramatic footage obtained by The Post captured the moment an NYPD cop opened fire on an armed car thief who pushed a gun up to an officer’s chest and...
18:36, 2019-07-09

Georgetown police capture alleged package thief caught on camera GEORGETOWN, Ky. (LEX 18) – An alleged porch package purloiner caught in the act on video has been taken into custody by Georgetown police. Vide...
16:16, 2019-06-28

I lived with the identity thief who ruined my family — and didn’t realize until it was too late In the summer of 2012, Axton Betz-Hamilton was given an award for her research on childhood identity theft. As a kid, she and her family had been the...
18:52, 2019-10-12

Clumsy Thief Drops Phone Display Shelf On Himself In Hilarious Video Authorities in Westland, Michigan, are looking for a clumsy crook who managed to upset a whole display case over himself during a robbery....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Jailed thief who stole £25k in goods from hotel guests caught out by his bald head A thief who stole up to £25,000 worth of belongings in a spate of more than 20 thefts targeting hotel guests at breakfast was given away by his bald ...
14:52, 2019-06-10

Thief steals cell phone then posts creepy selfie to victim’s Instagram A New Jersey thief stole a man’s cell phone — then taunted his victim by posting a freaky selfie to the guy’s Instagram story, local poli...
19:24, 2019-07-05

Thief busted after stealing light bulb while wearing only women’s underwear: video He’s not the brightest bulb in the box. A Texas man clad only in a skimpy pair of pink and gray women’s panties was busted on criminal trespass...
19:24, 2019-07-05

Police Drew Their Guns On Yankees GM Brian Cashman After Mistaking Him For An Armed Car Thief Connecticut police officers drew their guns on Yankees general manager Brian Cashman at a gas station on Friday after the team executive was mistaken...
16:08, 2019-08-10

Connecticut cops swarm Brian Cashman with ‘guns drawn’ after mistaking him for car thief Brian Cashman was swarmed by a group of Connecticut police officers who drew their firearms on the Yankee general manager Friday when he was apparent...
04:08, 2019-08-10

Doris Payne: From dirt-poor nurse to world-famous jewel thief By 1975, Doris Payne had been stealing precious diamonds around the globe for several decades. But when the 44-year-old set her sights on her latest ...
07:44, 2019-09-08

Robbery suspect allegedly shot fellow thief while pistol-whipping duo’s victim Two men in Queens were allegedly robbing another man at gunpoint — when one crook fatally shot the other in the head while pistol-whipping the muggin...
16:12, 2019-10-02

11-year-old girl foils robbery attempt by throwing bread, squash at thief An 11-year girl and her father scared away a would-be robber in England by pelting the suspect with bread and bottles of squash, according to a repor...
03:52, 2019-09-18

To catch a drug thief, hospital secretly recorded births, women’s surgeries Enlarge / Not where you want a hidden camera. (credit: Getty | Brendan Hoffman) A California hospital faces a lawsuit from 81 women who allege the...
12:16, 2019-05-02

CCTV shows thief in Deliveroo kit picking lock of £1.3k bike before calmly riding off A thief dressed as a Deliveroo rider was caught on CCTV stealing a £1,300 bike in broad daylight outside Sol Campbell and his wife Fiona's interior d...
11:28, 2019-05-22

Thief settles for doughnuts in botched East Village Dunkin’ Donuts robbery A bumbling thief settled for about a half dozen donuts when he couldn’t pop open the register at an East Village Dunkin’ Donuts, cops sai...
02:56, 2019-09-18

Brian Cashman, Yankees GM, surrounded by cops with guns drawn after being mistaken for car thief Cashman's vehicle was not removed from the stolen car list after it had been returned to him...
04:44, 2019-08-10

Thief carries out £100k raid on garage full of family's antiques A finance worker today spoke of his heartbreak after antiques and heirlooms said to be worth more than £100,000 were stolen in a raid on his garage....
11:28, 2019-08-01

They butchered Richard Williams' The Thief And The Cobbler, but its surreal beauty survives online Earlier today we wrote about the death of Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator behind Disney’s Who Framed Roger Rabbit. Among Williams’ many ...
01:36, 2019-08-18

Thief steals soccer star Daniel Sturridge’s dog – an Instagram famous Pomeranian Someone broke into the home of British soccer player Daniel Sturridge and decided to swipe his beloved Pomeranian — and he’s not taking i...
01:00, 2019-07-10

Thief swipes $140K worth of cash, jewelry from swanky Midtown hotel: cops A thief swiped $140,000 worth of cash and luxury goods from a Midtown hotel last month, police said Wednesday. The victim, a 39-year-old man from Bal...
08:36, 2019-08-08

Mubashar Hussain: Shocking moment thief mows down police officer with hijacked patrol car Police have released shocking footage which shows a car thief mowing down an officer with his own patrol car, leaving him with "life-changing" injuri...
19:20, 2019-10-15

Dramatic CCTV footage shows car thief almost setting himself on fire as he torched stolen vehicle Dramatic CCTV footage shows a car thief-turned-arsonist almost burning himself as he torched a stolen vehicle....
22:20, 2019-09-11

Gone in 10 seconds: Moment thief is caught on CCTV snatching teenager's bike from outside shop A thief is caught on CCTV casually snatching a teenager's bike from outside a shop — 10 seconds after its owner popped inside....
11:24, 2019-10-21

Doorbell camera shows thief flee woman’s home with pricey French bulldog puppy (KPRC) It was supposed to be a quick transaction between a man claiming to be an interested buyer and an owner of a French bulldog puppy. The man sho...
07:48, 2019-09-10

Oklahoma police recover stolen truckload of Blue Bell ice cream; search continues for thief (KFOR) Police in Del City, Oklahoma have recovered a thief’s sweet haul. A Blue Bell ice cream delivery truck and its contents were discovered ...
07:28, 2019-07-09

Eric Michels murder: 'Grindr thief' guilty of businessman murder Gerald Matovu, who sold drugs to serial killer Stephen Port, gave his victim an overdose of GHB....
14:20, 2019-07-15

Japanese politicians can cosplay, too, you know Each year that the World Cosplay Summit is held in the city of Nagoya in Aichi Prefecture, Japan, the mayor of Nagoya and governor of Aichi Prefectur...
22:08, 2019-08-05

LA is obsessed with this Japanese sandwich Konbi makes the most popular sandwiches in Los Angeles The egg salad is the most Instagrammed sandwich, followed closely by the pork katsu Here's how...
22:32, 2019-05-09

The Japanese art of flower arrangement CNN explores the influence of ikebana -- floral arrangement -- on Tokyo's traditionalists and disruptors alike, from sparsely elegant compositions to...
19:52, 2019-08-23

The Japanese Air Force One is up for sale for $28 million It's not every day you go shopping for a VIP jumbo jet, but one unique offering is attracting attention online....
11:44, 2019-08-14

Hamilton feels he'd have won Japanese GP with "better guidance" Lewis Hamilton believes he could have won the Japanese Grand Prix with "better guidance", but Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff said the strategy al...
22:08, 2019-10-13

Some Japanese welcome emperor's enthronement, others shrug Japanese Emperor Naruhito, 59, the nation's first monarch born after World War Two, will officially proclaim his enthronement to the world on Tuesday...
05:32, 2019-10-22

Wiz make Hachimura 1st Japanese player ever in NBA 1st Rd WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Wizards have made forward Rui Hachimura from Gonzaga the first Japanese player ever taken in the first round of the ...
03:24, 2019-06-21

Renowned Japanese F3 series gets new Dallara car, new name The All-Japan Formula 3 championship will be rebranded as 'Super Formula Lights' from 2020, when it adopts the new Dallara 320 chassis...
12:08, 2019-08-17

Japanese Man Arrested With Wario Drugs A 27 year-old man has been arrested in Tokushima having been found with 50 MDMA/ecstacy tablets in his possession, most of them shaped like Wario....
03:04, 2019-06-19

Japanese Rice Fresh From the Source The Rice Factory New York imports Japanese varieties and mills them on-site for what they say is a better experience....
04:32, 2019-09-24

Stay In A Japanese Castle For Only $9,000 A Night Starting next year, Ozu Castle in Ehime Prefecture will open its doors to tourists willing to cough up a cool one million yen ($9,250) per couple for...
12:16, 2019-07-12

This Japanese Burger Costs $1,000 - Here's What It Tastes Like One thousand dollars is the cost of one of the world's most expensive burgers, served at The Oak Door Steakhouse at the Grand Hyatt at Tokyo, Japan. ...
14:04, 2019-06-19

I Might Have a New Favorite Japanese Kei Van-Costume Company I’ve always admired the Japanese car market’s unique ability to not take itself too seriously, and to be open to having actual, honest fun with their...
21:28, 2019-06-12

How The Japanese Government Might Kill Arcades On October 1, 2019 consumption tax in Japan increased from 8 percent to ten. According to Jiji, the tax will not apply to food and drinks served in r...
13:48, 2019-10-07

When Japanese TV News Trolls Criminals Crime is serious stuff. But everyone once and while, some Japanese TV news stations make it as goofy as possible....
12:52, 2019-09-17

How traditional Japanese candy art is made Amezaiku is a traditional Japanese craft. Delicate sculptures, usually of animals, birds and fish are molded out of a starchy syrup. Artist Shinri Te...
13:04, 2019-08-08

The Problem With Names In Japanese And In English Yesterday, Japan’s foreign minister asked the English-language media to write Japanese family names first, as done in Japanese....
14:56, 2019-05-22

How F1 teams are preparing for the typhoon ahead of Japanese GP Formula 1 teams will have limited staff at Suzuka on Saturday and are implementing precautionary measures to try to minimise Typhoon Hagibis's impact...
11:52, 2019-10-11

Biden: 'Xenophobia' keeps Japanese women in workforce Joe Biden suggested during a campaign speech that “xenophobia” is keeping Japanese women in the job market....
00:44, 2019-08-29

Japanese GP: Valtteri Bottas fastest again in second practice Valtteri Bottas recovered from spinning on the run to Suzuka's start/finish straight to continue setting the pace as Mercedes dominated second practi...
10:08, 2019-10-11

Japanese temple becomes home to a robot priest The Kodaiji Temple in Kyoto unveiled an android Buddha of Compassion who can explain Buddha teaching in plain terms....
04:08, 2019-08-29

Pogba: We should clean the changing rooms like the Japanese "Paul Pogba - speaking at a sponsor event in Tokyo - believes European teams should tidy their changing rooms like they do in Japan."...
01:00, 2019-06-17

Japanese grapes fetch record $11,000 at auction A bunch of 24 red grapes offered up for auction in Japan fetched a high bid of $11,000, making them the most expensive bunch of grapes on record....
20:28, 2019-07-10

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese final in Hiroshima "Japan\u0027s Misaki Doi upset Russian second seed Veronika Kudermetova 6-4 6-3 on Saturday to set up a final with compatriot and doubles partner Nao...
14:12, 2019-09-14

Japanese Women Want a Law Against Mandatory Heels at Work Thousands of supporters have rallied behind the hashtag #KuToo, a pun based on the words for shoe and pain....
16:20, 2019-06-04

A rare collection of Japanese whisky could be auctioned off for more than $700,000 Bonhams The world's most expensive and rare collection of Japanese whisky is going up for auction. The collection consists of 54 bottles of Scotch-s...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Japanese cargo mission to ISS scrubbed after fire Sending stuff to space is very, very difficult. It can be easy to forget that, especially with the seemingly constant stream of rocket launches we se...
03:12, 2019-09-12

Sex Toy Maker Proves You Can Buy Nearly Anything From A Japanese Vending Machine While the vast majority of vending machines in Japan sell drinks, there have been examples of a wide variety of goods offered ranging from bananas to...
15:12, 2019-08-07

Japanese companies want more productive, non-smoking workers A growing number of Japan-based businesses are taking stronger action to promote health and wellness among employees as well as boost productivity by...
20:56, 2019-05-14

Hayabusa-2: Japanese probe likely to have 'bombed' an asteroid The Hayabusa-2 is thought to have detonated an explosive charge on the asteroid it is exploring....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Of Course, Hideo Kojima's Japanese Tweets Are More Accurate Over the past few years, Hideo Kojima’s Twitter accounts have been tweeting in Japanese, his native language, and English, his second language....
12:44, 2019-09-23

Hideo Kojima's Controversial Tweets Are Different In Japanese Over the past few years, Hideo Kojima’s Twitter accounts have been tweeting in Japanese, his native language, and English, his second language....
17:08, 2019-09-23

Donald Trump calls for more Japanese investment in US US President Trump has called on Japanese business leaders to boost investment in the US at the start of a four-day visit. Trump is hoping to secure ...
18:48, 2019-05-25

I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. Now it’s time to play its Western release on our Twitch channel, and judge the q...
20:00, 2019-06-21

Japanese GP: Bottas leads Mercedes one-two in first practice Valtteri Bottas set the pace as Mercedes dominated the opening practice session for Formula 1's Japanese Grand Prix...
05:56, 2019-10-11

The Ultimate Japanese Tuning Shop That Disappeared There was a golden age of imports and tuning in Southern California, and Riki Yoshida was lucky enough to have been there for it. Born in Japan, Yosh...
18:52, 2019-06-21

Angels’ Ohtani first Japanese player to hit for cycle ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels star Shohei Ohtani has become the first Japanese player to hit for the cycle in the majors. Ohtani com...
04:20, 2019-06-14

Look: Dreamcatcher teases debut Japanese album K-pop stars Dreamcatcher promoted "The Beginning of the End" with solo images of Gahyeon and Yoohyeon....
20:20, 2019-08-16

Iniesta and Torres struggling on Japanese adventure "They have four World Cup winners medals between them but the J.League\u0027s high-profile recent recruits, including Andres Iniesta and Fernando Tor...
09:48, 2019-05-16

New species of whale discovered on the Japanese coast Scientists have announced the discovery of a new species of beaked whale in the waters off the Japanese coast....
19:36, 2019-09-06

Japanese Ambassador To Sweden Sees Pikachu As His Son While I’ve been gearing up for the Detective Pikachu movie, I’ve noticed how many other people around me, and all over the world, are also excited an...
20:56, 2019-05-07

Vettel: Nothing explains F1 qualifying turnaround at Japanese GP Sebastian Vettel says there are no changes to explain his "step in performance" at the Japanese Grand Prix, where he ended Ferrari Formula 1 team-mat...
14:48, 2019-10-14

At Least 33 Dead in Fire at Japanese Animation Studio Footage from Japanese broadcaster TBS showed smoke billowing in the sky as the building burned Thursday....
19:44, 2019-07-18

Can this Japanese head massage help the city that never sleeps? I was promised sleep. All I had to do was ring the bell at one of those nondescript, what-the-hell-goes-on-in-there buildings on 38th street near Fif...
15:24, 2019-05-20

Magnussen: Japanese GP went south after embarrassing qualifying off Haas Formula 1 driver Kevin Magnussen says he "showed everyone what not to do" with his "quite embarrassing" qualifying crash, which preceded a Japan...
11:44, 2019-10-14

Japanese fleet restarts commercial whaling Japanese whalers have restarted commercial whaling after a 31-year break. The decision prompted outrage among activists, but experts say it might act...
04:08, 2019-07-01

Japanese rush to buy Tokyo Olympic tickets on first day TOKYO (AP) — If you’re a Japan resident and you want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics — be patient. Tokyo organizers on Friday said...
06:20, 2019-05-10

Beware the Kitsune, The Shapeshifting Fox of Japanese Folklore Kitsune (狐狸精), the Japanese fox-spirit, is also known as the Kumiho (구미호) in Korea and the Huli Jing (狐狸精) in China. They are basically the same crea...
15:28, 2019-06-02

Japanese man, son to be held before US trial in Ponzi case LAS VEGAS (AP) — A federal judge reversed a magistrate’s decision and ordered a father and son from Japan to remain jailed pending trial on fra...
01:44, 2019-05-10

Japanese private firm sends first rocket into space An aerospace startup in Japan has successfully launched a rocket into space. It's the first privately developed Japanese spacecraft to reach orbit....
11:16, 2019-05-04

Japanese researchers build robotic tail – video A team of researchers at Japan’s Keio university have built a robotic tail. Dubbed ‘Arque’, the grey one-metre device mimics tails such as those of c...
16:08, 2019-08-15

Japanese entertainment tycoon Johnny Kitagawa dies at 87 Johnny Kitagawa, who produced famous boybands such as Arashi and SMAP, has died of subarachnoid cerebral hemorrhage after serving as kingpin of Japan...
08:24, 2019-07-10

Asleep at the wheel: Japanese rental cars used for anything but driving Surveys shed light on unusual habits of drivers who return cars with zero mileage on clockCar rental companies in Japan have figured out why some cus...
13:40, 2019-07-15

Japanese fleet gears up to restart commercial whaling Japanese whalers were preparing to set to sea after Tokyo pledged to resume commercial whaling. The decision prompted outrage among activists, but ex...
18:48, 2019-06-30

Trump meets with families of Japanese abducted by N. Korea TOKYO (AP) — Families of Japanese who were abducted by North Korea in the 1970s and 1980s have thanked President Donald Trump for his sympathy and fo...
11:12, 2019-05-27

First Japanese-American NYPD captain cleared of misconduct An NYPD captain accused of intentionally botching a drunken-driving case to help an off-duty detective was cleared of all charges in Bronx Criminal C...
06:40, 2019-05-18

Yu-Gi-Oh! Creator Apologizes After Criticizing The Current Japanese Government Yesterday, Yu-Gi-Oh! creator Kazuki Takahashi uploaded an original illustration to Instagram, urging his fellow Japanese citizens to vote in the upco...
13:56, 2019-07-17

Even poop is cute at Japanese museum that encourages play Even poop is cute at Japanese museum that encourages playing with colorful, twisty shapes and shouting ‘unko’ loudly...
06:40, 2019-07-04

Japanese fleet prepares to resume commercial whaling Japanese whaling ships prepared on Sunday to set to sea, with crews gathering on decks in a northern port a day ahead of Japan's first commercial wha...
12:12, 2019-06-30

Japanese man dies on plane with 246 cocaine wraps in stomach A man has died mid-flight after suffering convulsions triggered by a drugs overdose. He was on his way to Tokyo from Bogota; his plane was forced to ...
09:52, 2019-05-28

Magic and Mayhem of Japanese Legend: Don’t Try To Out-Trick A Tengu! The Tengu were not only protectors of the mountains and the Buddhist faith, they were also known to be mischievous tricksters who, much like their Ki...
15:52, 2019-07-15

Japanese And Taiwanese Flag Removed From Maverick's Jacket In New Top Gun Top Gun: Maverick takes place decades after the original film, but in the trailer (and promotional poster), Maverick dons his old leather jacket. It ...
13:48, 2019-07-23

Using their loaf: Japanese elevate humble art of making toast From a £220 toaster that makes one slice to loaves designed to crisp up better, the nation is being gripped by a new culinary obsessionBreakfast at G...
13:12, 2019-07-12

The Best Japanese Car Show of the Early Internet Is On Amazon Prime It’s informative. It’s entertaining. It’s an introduction to how cars work, how they should be driven, and how weird they can be. It’s not Top Gear ...
19:36, 2019-05-22

Drone used to create 3D remake of Japanese internment camp From 1942 to 1945, more than 7,000 Japanese-Americans and Japanese immigrants were forcibly relocated to Camp Amache. They were among the 110,000 Jap...
11:49, 2019-05-02

Former Japanese fisherman finds profit in whale-watching Masato Hasegawa is the fourth generation of his family to be a fisherman on Japan's northern oceans, but now his cruises focus on admiring sea life i...
03:32, 2019-07-09

It Blasted an Asteroid. Now This Japanese Spacecraft Will Inspect Its Work. Hayabusa2 will try to collect a sample scattered from a crater made on the surface of the space rock Ryugu in April....
00:28, 2019-07-11

China arrests Japanese professor on suspicion of spying Japanese media say professor from Hokkaido University was detained in SeptemberChinese authorities have detained a Japanese man in Beijing following ...
00:20, 2019-10-22

How Japanese RPGs Inspired A New Generation Of Fantasy Authors When I think back to my childhood and teenage years, when my literary tastes were being forged in the crucible of youthful emotion and impressionism,...
19:32, 2019-07-17

Iconic Japanese Anime Character Gets Creative Latte Art In the Japanese children’s anime Anpanman, the titular hero’s head is made from a bun stuffed with bean paste. When Anpanman’s noggin gets damaged in...
12:36, 2019-05-20

Japan urges traditional order for Japanese names TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s government wants the world to begin using the country’s traditional order for Japanese names, with family names firs...
15:40, 2019-05-22

Powerful Japanese boy-band producer Kitagawa dies at 87 Johnny Kitagawa, one of the Japanese entertainment industry's most powerful producers and the Guinness record-winning brain behind many of Japanese p...
06:00, 2019-07-10

Japanese town celebrates first whale catch of the season As Misako Komiya watched a crew of men in rubber boots peeling skin and blubber off a whale with long knives, she was already planning how to prepare...
12:52, 2019-07-18

Japanese And Taiwanese Flags Removed From Maverick's Jacket In New Top Gun Top Gun: Maverick takes place decades after the original film, but in the trailer (and promotional poster), Maverick dons his old leather jacket. It ...
14:12, 2019-07-23

Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul — and survives A man set himself on fire outside the Japan embassy in Seoul, South Korea on Friday amid tension between the two countries. The man, who was in his 7...
06:48, 2019-07-19

Japanese Golf Resorts Look to Foreigners to Sustain Growth “Koreans are fanatical when it comes to golf,” one resort official said. “They can do 36 holes every day.’’...
11:24, 2019-09-09

Stalker 'found Japanese singer through reflection in her eyes' A Japanese man accused of assaulting a singer says he located her through the reflection in her eyes....
14:28, 2019-10-10

RetroArch uses AI to translate Japanese to English in classic games RetroArch is an incredible tool for playing classic games, and now it is even more powerful thanks to an AI feature that translates Japanese.Read Mor...
16:52, 2019-08-26

Japanese fans aren’t getting Ohtani-Kikuchi matchup SEATTLE — Brad Ausmus disappointed countless Japanese baseball fans Thursday with one decision. “Japanese baseball fans don’t like me rig...
05:16, 2019-05-31

Japanese celebrate landmark Goodwood win by Deirdre in Nassau • Japan racing’s 19-year wait for second Group One winner is over• Dettori foiled in attempt to win four consecutive Group OnesJapan racing’s 19-year...
23:28, 2019-08-01

Japanese Grand Prix: Formula One 2019 – live! Updates from the race at the Suzuka circuitFerrari lock-out front row of the grid in Sunday qualifyingAny thoughts? Email or tweet @scott_heinrich 5....
07:00, 2019-10-13

Vettel seizes Japanese Grand Prix pole The German earned his second pole of the season at Suzuka, posting a time of 1 minute, 27.064 seconds. Charles Leclerc joins Vettel on the front row,...
05:12, 2019-10-13

Japanese ninja student gets top grade for ‘blank’ essay A Japanese university student of ninja history got an “A” for handing in what appeared to be a blank paper but – her professor then realized – turned...
02:00, 2019-10-11

Japanese airline plans to power flights with the help of rabbit poo A Japanese airline could soon power their aircraft with the help of rabbit poo. All Nippon Airways (ANA), partnered with LanzaTech, are hoping to int...
20:16, 2019-06-21

Japanese space startup wants to compete with US rocket rivals TOKYO — A Japanese startup that launched a rocket into space earlier this month plans to provide low-cost rocket services and compete with American r...
20:44, 2019-05-15

Japanese GP F1 qualifying postponed to Sunday for typhoon threat Formula 1's Japanese Grand Prix qualifying session will take place on Sunday morning as the Suzuka circuit will be closed on Saturday amid the threat...
03:24, 2019-10-11

Finally Try Out This Cult-Favorite Japanese Sunscreen While It’s On Sale Does your skin turn a nice tomato red after only five minutes of sun exposure? You better stock up on some sunscreen now before you’re assaulted by U...
23:08, 2019-05-16

FIA defends F1's jump-start secret tolerances after Japanese GP Formula 1 race director Michael Masi says allowing secret tolerances in jump-start rules remains correct, despite the controversy over Sebastian Vett...
08:36, 2019-10-14

Japanese man prepares for landmark case against dolphin hunts Taiji resident will testify in attempt to ban activity as part of charity’s legal challenge A man from Taiji, the Japanese fishing town whose annual ...
22:36, 2019-05-16

Legendary Japanese Arcade Anata no Warehouse Is Closing Located in Kawasaki, the arcade Anata no Warehouse (“Your Warehouse”) was designed to look like Hong Kong’s Kowloon Walled City. The multistory arcad...
10:12, 2019-10-15

FIA: Early chequered flag in F1's Japanese GP was "system error" Formula 1 race director Michael Masi says a "system error" was to blame for the chequered flag light panel being displayed too early at the Japanese ...
12:20, 2019-10-15

Have Japanese Ornithologists Cracked the Mystery of the Nazca Lines? The Nazca Lines are among the most mysterious archaeological sites in all of Latin America. However, a team of Japanese experts has published a study...
21:48, 2019-06-20

Japanese urged not to see rare fish as omen of earthquakes Theory linking seismic activity and appearance of rare oarfish fails to hold waterPeople in Japan hoping to predict the next big earthquake should ig...
03:20, 2019-08-15

Lost chapter of world's first novel found in Japanese storeroom A fifth part of The Tale of Genji, which was completed around 1010 by a woman later named Murasaki Shikibu, has been found in a house in TokyoThe old...
13:44, 2019-10-10

FIA launches investigation into early Japanese GP chequered flag The FIA has launched an investigation into why the chequered flag light display panel was shown a lap early at the Japanese Grand Prix....
10:20, 2019-10-13

Angels’ Shohei Ohtani first Japanese player to hit for cycle ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Los Angeles Angels star Shohei Ohtani has become the first Japanese player to hit for the cycle in the majors. Ohtani complete...
05:16, 2019-06-14

No penalties for "stupid" Japanese GP collision between Gasly/Perez Japanese Grand Prix stewards have ruled there should be no penalties for Sergio Perez and Pierre Gasly's collision at the end of the Suzuka Formula 1...
16:24, 2019-10-13

Stroll The Japanese Classic Car Show Through A VHS Time Warp Sometimes we take our modern video recording technology for granted. I know I do. Now, I can just use my phone to record a shitty video of some firew...
18:40, 2019-09-24

This Japanese Hotel is a Glorious Relic From a Lost World In an enchanting mountain town 90 minutes from Tokyo, the Nikko Kanaya Hotel still eerily evokes the early days of tourism in Japan. Plus: Japan’s ra...
14:40, 2019-10-17

Naruto-Themed Ride At Japanese Amusement Park Amusement park Fuji-Q Highland is opening the closest we’ll see to a Naruto-land, filled with attractions based on the popular ninja anime and manga....
12:56, 2019-06-14

The Japanese Grand Prix Isn't Historically As Rain-Soaked As You May Think If you asked me this morning to describe the Japanese Grand Prix in one word, my answer would probably have been ‘wet.’ Talking to both my coworkers ...
20:00, 2019-10-09

Japanese flying car hovers for a minute during test flight Japanese electronics manufacturer NEC Corporation unveiled a prototype flying car that stayed in the air for almost a minute during a test in Japan t...
01:40, 2019-08-07

The Scene: The Japanese Embassy’s cherry blossom celebration The Japanese ambassador and his wife hosted 500 Washingtonians at their residence to commemorate the anniversary of the National Cherry Blossom Festi...
21:48, 2019-04-11

Japanese refiners restart shipments after Typhoon Hagibis Japan's biggest refiner, JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Corp, said on Tuesday it has resumed land shipments at its Negishi refinery, near Tokyo, in the wak...
07:04, 2019-10-15

Japanese Artists Keeping Showing Off Their Work Spaces A few years back, Japanese artists began posting photos of their workspace on Twitter. They have not stopped. Thank goodness for that!...
12:32, 2019-05-29

Japanese GP: Kubica gets new chassis after Suzuka qualifying crash Robert Kubica will receive a new chassis for the Japanese Grand Prix as his Williams Formula 1 team faces a difficult task in getting his car prepare...
05:40, 2019-10-13

This Is The New Japanese Emperor's Opulent One-Off Toyota Century Convertible Back in May, a new Japanese emperor ascended to the throne, and to celebrate, Emperor Naruhito ordered a custom Toyota Century convertible, the first...
15:56, 2019-09-20

Gyotaku: A Unique Japanese Tradition in Which a Fish Becomes a Work of Art Gyotaku is a traditional Japanese art form that is highly unique, and some may even say bizarre. The word Gyotaku itself is a combination of two sepa...
20:04, 2019-08-06

Remember Frances McDormand's 'stolen' Oscar? Now charges are dropped against accused thief The charges against a man accused of stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar statuette were dropped, but no one is explaining why.    ...
03:32, 2019-08-21

Formula 1 "closely monitoring" super typhoon approaching Japanese GP Formula 1 chiefs say they are trying to minimise disruption to the Japanese Grand Prix timetable amid concerns about the impact of super typhoon Hagi...
08:00, 2019-10-10

The 2019 Toyota Crown Is the RWD Japanese Luxury Cruiser the Avalon Should’ve Been Since 1955, the Toyota Crown has been a staple of Toyota’s lineup. It’s not only one of the automaker’s oldest models, but also one of the oldest car...
22:20, 2019-05-30

F1 drivers want "clear" Japanese GP qualifying move call on Friday Formula 1 drivers believe a "clear" decision to move qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix should be made on Friday if Typhoon Hagibis hits the area...
12:24, 2019-10-10

Leclerc accepts complete blame for Japanese GP Verstappen clash Ferrari Formula 1 driver Charles Leclerc accepted complete blame for his Japanese Grand Prix clash with Max Verstappen, while the FIA has explained c...
11:00, 2019-10-14

Japanese man sues Asics, saying he was punished for taking paternity leave Father says he was transferred from personnel to warehouse role and given ‘meaningless’ tasks after returning from leaveA worker at a major sportswea...
07:32, 2019-09-13

Out with the horses, in with the tigers: Why a major Japanese art exhibit is getting a makeover halfway through its run At the National Gallery of Art, there’s a new look for “The Life of Animals in Japanese Art.”...
14:24, 2019-07-17

Japanese assault suspect 'tracked down pop star via eye reflection in selfie' Tokyo police say fan zoomed in on singer’s selfie to find her local train stationPolice have charged a man in Tokyo with assaulting a pop star, sayin...
05:36, 2019-10-11

Williams to trial experimental F1 front wing design at Japanese GP Williams is poised to trial an experimental front wing in practice for the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix as it assesses its aerodynamic options for next y...
14:12, 2019-10-02

Japanese manufacturer sells out of ‘anti-groping’ stamps within minutes This device will rub sickos the wrong way. A Japanese manufacturer has launched an “anti-groping” stamp that allows victims of sexual harassment to i...
20:24, 2019-08-29

FIA explains why Vettel didn't get Japanese GP jump-start penalty Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel escaped a penalty for a possible Japanese Grand Prix jump start because his pre-start movement was "within acceptable tole...
09:24, 2019-10-13

Traditional Japanese swords can take over 18 months to create — here's what makes them so special Japanese sword making is a tradition that goes back centuries, and one that's carried on to this day. Master Akihira has been making these swords for...
10:20, 2019-10-13

Japanese emperor begins enthronement ritual amid downpour Japanese Emperor Naruhito began ceremonies to formally proclaim his enthronement on Tuesday in a centuries-old ritual attended by dignitaries from mo...
05:08, 2019-10-22

Gasly escapes penalty for "stupid" Japanese GP collision with Perez Pierre Gasly has escaped sanction for his Japanese Grand Prix collision with Formula 1 rival Sergio Perez, despite the latter lambasting Gasly for ma...
12:12, 2019-10-13

Japanese PM shows off beaver door-knocker from Canada on Instagram In a video posted Thursday to his official Instagram account, Shinzo Abe installs the folksy souvenir at the entrance of his lakeside villa outside T...
20:28, 2019-05-02

Japanese researchers build robotic tail to keep elderly upright Millions of years after the ancestors of humans evolved to lose their tails, a research team at Japan’s Keio University have built a robotic one they...
14:16, 2019-08-14

Trudeau to meet with Japanese, U.K. prime ministers ahead of G7 summit Trudeau will meet first with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson this afternoon in the seaside resort of Biarritz, France....
13:24, 2019-08-24

1st Japanese-bred horse in Kentucky Derby took long road LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Master Fencer, the first Japanese-bred horse to run in the Kentucky Derby, took a very circuitous route to Churchill Downs. Ev...
22:24, 2019-05-02

Japanese emperor begins ceremonies to proclaim his enthronement to the world Japanese Emperor Naruhito is poised to officially proclaim his enthronement on Tuesday in a centuries-old ceremony attended by dignitaries, including...
03:52, 2019-10-22

Japanese space probe Hayabusa 2: Second touchdown on asteroid Ryugu Hayabusa 2 has landed on the asteroid and is collecting rocks and dust to take back home to Earth. Landing on a moving object in outer space is not a...
11:52, 2019-07-11

Williams trials experimental F1 front wing in Japanese GP practice Williams trialled a new front wing design during practice for the Japanese Grand Prix, as the team performs development work for its 2020 Formula 1 d...
10:08, 2019-10-11

Ferrari's "real picture" Japanese GP deficit a "surprise" - Leclerc Charles Leclerc says it was "a bit of a surprise" to see his Ferrari Formula 1 team lacking pace during Friday practice for the Japanese Grand Prix...
11:52, 2019-10-11

Japanese scientists plan to create human-mouse hybrids. Here's how. Some unusual embryos may soon be growing in Japan: those of human-mouse and human-rat hybrids, news sources are reporting....
15:40, 2019-08-02

Footage Of Alleged Taiko No Tatsujin Robbery At Japanese Arcade Taiko no Tatsujin is one of Japan’s most iconic arcade games. Recently in Nagoya, two kids appear to have stuffed one of the drums into a plastic bag...
14:12, 2019-05-02

Japanese operator: Sailors saw ‘flying objects’ before oil tanker attack The Japanese ship operator says sailors on board the Kokuka Courageous, one of the vessels attacked near the Strait of Hormuz, saw “flying obje...
08:40, 2019-06-14

The 2005 Japanese Grand Prix Was One Of The Best F1 Races of All Time, And Now You Can Re-Live It The 2019 Japanese Grand Prix is currently on pause, with all Saturday track action canceled due to Typhoon Hagibis. That means there’s no Formula One...
17:36, 2019-10-12

Japanese airport hotel puts flight simulator in room If you've ever gotten off a long flight and thought to yourself, "I miss being on a plane," then the Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu has the room for you....
06:52, 2019-07-11

Hayabusa-2: Japanese spacecraft lands for final asteroid mission The Hayabusa-2 craft will pick up fresh space rock that could help explain how the Solar System evolved....
09:48, 2019-07-11

Women, late-in-life new authors expand Japanese literature Beyond Murakami: Japanese literature is expanding with stories from women, young writers and those who took up the craft late in life...
04:48, 2019-08-23

Hideo Kojima Explains How Spider-Man Is Similar To Japanese Superheroes Out of all American superheroes, there is one that many in Japan seem to like best: Spider-Man. But why? In a recent interview, Hideo Kojima explains...
14:00, 2019-07-05

Sainz: McLaren was so fast in Japanese GP Ferrari/Leclerc gave up Carlos Sainz Jr called his latest fifth-place Formula 1 finish "more special than others" after being so quick he forced Ferrari and Charles Leclerc ...
12:20, 2019-10-15

South Korea says it will file complaint with WTO over new Japanese export restrictions SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it will file complaint with WTO over new Japanese export restrictions....
10:04, 2019-07-01

Street Fighter Champion Gives Up Thousands In Protest Of Japanese Bureaucracy This past weekend, a legendary Street Fighter player placed first in what was perhaps the most stacked Street Fighter V tournament ever, but he will ...
20:12, 2019-09-16

2 Japanese comedians have apologized for saying Naomi Osaka 'needs some bleach' because she's 'too sunburned' Getty/Koji Watanabe A Japanese comedy duo has apologized after saying the tennis star Naomi Osaka "needs some bleach" and "is too sunburned," accord...
13:28, 2019-09-26

You'll Catch Yourself Staring At These Discounted Japanese Chef's Knives [Exclusive] Update: The chef’s knife code isn’t working right now, but the santoku is still valid....
22:36, 2019-06-20

Carreras resigns as coach of Japanese side Sagan Tosu TOKYO (AP) — Former Real Zaragoza manager Lluis Carreras has resigned as coach of Japanese first division club Sagan Tosu. The 46-year-old Spaniard l...
08:48, 2019-05-05

What Japanese American history can teach us about diversity and immigrants in the workplace GuideSpark CEO Keith Kitani is intimately familiar with the history of Japanese American detention centers, as his own family was affected.Read More...
11:56, 2019-09-16

Traditional Japanese swords can take over 18 months to create. Here's what makes them so special. Japanese sword making is a tradition that goes back centuries and one that's carried on to this day. Master Akihira has been making these swords for ...
16:56, 2019-10-17

Japanese crown prince, wife begin tour of Poland WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish president and first lady have welcomed Japanese Crown Prince Akishino and his wife Crown Princess Kiko as the royal ...
16:16, 2019-06-28

Immigrant Children Will Reportedly Be Housed at a Former Japanese Internment Camp Just another one of those ‘America is great because America is good’ stories that we love: Time reported last night that the Trump administration has...
17:00, 2019-06-12

K-Pop stardom lures Japanese youth to Korea despite diplomatic chill Yuuka Hasumi put high school in Japan on hold and flew to South Korea in February to try her chances at becoming a K-pop star, even if that means lon...
01:24, 2019-05-01

Court being asked to stop dolphin hunts in Japanese village TOKYO (AP) — A court in central Japan is hearing arguments over whether dolphin hunting violates the nation’s animal cruelty laws. The plaintif...
05:08, 2019-05-17

The Latest: Trump visits US, Japanese troops aboard ships TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to Japan (all times local): 11:15 a.m. President Donald Trump had an American-style g...
04:36, 2019-05-28

South Korean man dies after setting himself on fire outside Japanese embassy Police said the man had phoned an acquaintance earlier to say he wanted to express his antipathy toward Japan....
13:56, 2019-07-19

Japanese Canadians push for apology from B.C. government over internment camps The federal government apologized in 1988 for its racism against "enemy aliens'' after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor in December 1941....
14:44, 2019-07-21

Japanese flood disaster frays resilience of elderly victims When a river in Japan's Fukushima prefecture overflowed on Sunday at the height of Typhoon Hagibis, 700 homes were flooded, many belonging to elderly...
12:48, 2019-10-16

New Yorkers are lining up to try fluffy soufflé pancakes from a Japanese chain — here's what they're like Soufflé pancakes have been blowing up in Japan since 2014, and Flipper's is one of the most well-known chains. It's the first time a Japanese ...
23:32, 2019-10-19

Japanese storm shelter faces outrage after turning away two homeless A Japanese evacuation center turned away two homeless people as a deadly typhoon approached on the weekend, prompting widespread criticism and a prom...
07:20, 2019-10-15

The New Generation of Chefs Pushing Japanese Food in Unexpected Directions With their fresh, freewheeling interpretations, these restaurants are challenging long-held ideas about what authenticity actually means....
11:40, 2019-09-02

#KimOhNo: Kardashian West's Kimono underwear riles Japanese Kim Kardashian West has been accused of cultural appropriation after launching her new shapewear brand, Kimono Intimates....
15:04, 2019-06-26

Kim Kardashian slammed for exploiting Japanese culture for Kimono line Kim, oh no. “I’ve been passionate about this for 15 years,” Kim Kardashian tweeted Tuesday alongside an announcement for her new sh...
16:00, 2019-06-26

Meet The Quiet Japanese Tuner Who Makes Your Old Mercedes Sound Like An F1 Car In the city of Kawasaki, south of Tokyo, you’ll be lucky to find this one nondescript garage. There’s no signage, branding, or any indication that ma...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Who was Ruth Asawa? Facts and quotes from the Japanese-American artist Everything you need to know about Ruth Asawa, the inspiration behind today's Google Doodle...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Spirited Away: Japanese anime trounces Toy Story 4 at China box office The Japanese cartoon from 2001 made more than twice as much as Toy Story 4 over the weekend....
11:04, 2019-06-26

Kim Kardashian West's Kimono underwear meets Japanese backlash The shapewear range is touted as inclusive, but Japanese people say the name disrespects tradition....
10:20, 2019-06-26

Japanese women want a law banning high heel dress code A social media campaign against dress codes and expectations that women wear high heels at work has gone viral in Japan, with thousands joining the #...
16:56, 2019-06-04

Some $71 billion of Japanese coal assets at risk from cheaper renewables As much as $71 billion of Japanese coal assets could be at risk as the economic viability of plants is undermined by cheaper renewable energy, resear...
11:28, 2019-10-07

US Navy: Mine used against Japanese tanker similar to Iranian mines The US Navy on Wednesday displayed fragments of limpet mines it said had been removed from one of two oil tankers that were attacked in the Gulf of O...
15:08, 2019-06-19

WeWork's IPO delay a blow to Japanese investment giant Softbank Failure of WeWork comes soon after Uber, another loss-making SoftBank investment, went publicWeWork’s decision to delay its public share offering aft...
00:52, 2019-09-18

What is Japanese knotweed? Can it damage your property value? How to control the garden pest The seemingly innocuous weed can wipe thousands of pounds off your house price and get you an Asboif you let it escape to a neighbour's garden....
17:29, 2019-05-17

Two melons sold at Japanese auction for $45G to first-time bidder: report Two melons were sold at an auction in the Japanese city of Yubari last month for a record-breaking $45,600 to a first-time bidder, according to repor...
14:32, 2019-06-19

Ancient Japanese Queen Himiko may have Burned Animal Bones to Tell the Future Archaeologists believe that a burnt boar scapula found in the ruins of Makimuku in Japan in 2015 may tie the ancient shaman Queen Himiko and leaders ...
22:12, 2019-05-17

The Secret to Japanese Comfort Food on Demand: Homemade Curry Bricks A cooking teacher in Los Angeles stocks her pantry with blocks of spice for an easy way to add a mellow heat and an umami punch to any meal....
11:20, 2019-09-11

Upgrade to Kyoku's Gorgeous, Super-Sharp Japanese Kitchen Knives For $20 Off You might not have heard of Kyoku, but we found their Daimyo damascus steel chef’s knife to be a joy to use, and spellbindingly beautiful to look at ...
17:04, 2019-07-25

Tuesday's Best Deals: Readers' Favorite VPN, Fanatics Gear, Japanese Sunscreen, and More A Private Internet Access old price sale, a battery organizer, and 15% off ThermoWorks lead off Tuesday’s best deals from around the web....
18:04, 2019-08-06

Japanese parent company pulls plug on Albemarle & Bond over Brexit Daikokuya Holdings seeks buyer after branches of UK pawnbrokers were shuttered last week The Japanese company behind the pawnbroker Albemarle & Bond ...
14:48, 2019-09-18

Blind tennis ace wins £50,000 after home surveyor missed Japanese knotweed A visually impaired tennis champion has won £50,000 in compensation after a surveyor failed to spot "visibly present and growing" Japanese knotweed i...
12:12, 2019-05-21

Trump delays tariff decision on European and Japanese autos for 6 months The president had previously threatened to raise import tariffs on foreign cars as a matter of national security on May 18. It was announced that the...
16:21, 2019-05-17

Dozens Hurt in Suspected Arson Fire at Japanese Anime Studio Japanese news media reported that the police were questioning a suspect who said he had sprayed liquid at the studio, Kyoto Animation....
06:28, 2019-07-18

Life for Sale by Yukio Mishima review – a Japanese pulp classic An engaging all-action satire on 1960s Tokyo consumerism receives its first English translation“Human life is quite meaningless, and people are just ...
16:40, 2019-08-08

Fukushima disaster: Japanese power company chiefs cleared of negligence Three executives at Tepco acquitted, marking the end of the only criminal action over the disasterThree former executives at the company that runs th...
07:12, 2019-09-19

South Korean boycott of Japanese goods hits beer and carmakers Honda down 81% and beer sales fall 97% amid deepening spat over countries’ wartime legacySales of Japanese beer and cars have plummeted in South Kore...
14:04, 2019-09-04

75 years after Iwo Jima, US Marines storm 'Pacific' island with Japanese forces Three-quarters of a century ago they fought each other in a Pacific War of almost unbridled brutality. Now, U.S. Marines and Japan's new island-hoppi...
00:12, 2019-07-31

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Japanese IME and Snip & Sketch improvements Microsoft has released Windows 10 build 18950 from the 20H1 branch with Japanese IME and Snip & Sketch improvements, plus the usual bug fixes.Read Mo...
06:36, 2019-08-01

Amazon Alexa scientists retrain an English-language AI model on Japanese In a new paper, scientists at Amazon's Alexa division describe a transfer learning technique that yields an improvement.Read More...
17:56, 2019-05-13

The Terror: Infamy Is a Step Forward for Depictions of Japanese-American Internment When The Terror: Infamy premieres on AMC on Aug. 12, it will be a welcome rarity: a mainstream depiction of the World War II incarceration camps in w...
21:48, 2019-08-12

Look: Japanese festival cooks up world's largest serving of fried chicken A Guinness World Record was broken at a food festival in Japan when 18 vendors participated in cooking up the world's largest serving of fried chicke...
18:44, 2019-09-16

Typhoon lashes Japanese capital, one dead, power, transport disrupted One of the strongest typhoons to hit Japan in recent years struck just east of the capital, Tokyo, on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking...
10:28, 2019-09-09

Footage Of Alleged Taiko No Tatsujin Robbery At Japanese Arcade [Update] Taiko no Tatsujin is one of Japan’s most iconic arcade games. Recently in Nagoya, two kids appear to have stuffed one of the drums into a plastic bag...
12:24, 2019-05-07

Required gamer viewing: The history of M2’s Japanese retro-port empire You may not know Japanese game studio M2 by name, but you've probably played one of its retro-revival projects. [credit: ...
00:04, 2019-05-20

Violent Japanese Mascot That Tickled John Oliver Is Suspended by Twitter The mascot Chiitan, modeled on a real-life otter, drew notoriety for violent stunts that delighted social media users and the HBO comedian....
07:00, 2019-05-17

At least a dozen presumed dead in suspected arson at Japanese anime studio TOKYO — A man burst into an animation production studio in Kyoto and set it on fire early Thursday, killing one person, leaving 12 others presumed de...
08:52, 2019-07-18

Slime on the line: slug blamed for power failure on Japanese railways Part of the country’s famously efficient network were plunged into chaos after the mollusc short-circuited electrical equipmentA slug has been blamed...
04:40, 2019-06-24

#KuToo: Japanese women say high heels rule is sexual discrimination Writer Yumi Ishikawa has started a petition to end the practice of requiring women to wear high heels at work. The government has said it is reviewin...
11:24, 2019-06-04

#KuToo: Japanese women submit anti-high heels petition Campaigners urge government to ban employers from forcing footwear on female staffA group of Japanese women have submitted a petition to the governme...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Trump urges greater Japanese investment in U.S. during state visit to Tokyo Trump also promoted the U.S. under his leadership, saying “there’s never been a better time” to invest or do business in America, and he urged corpor...
15:48, 2019-05-25

Skull 'matching' Amelia Earhart's DNA discovered on remote Japanese island The disappearance of Amelia Earhart's plane on her historic journey has become one of the biggest mysteries of modern time...
17:24, 2019-10-16

Cute puppies and octopus sex: A Japanese art exhibition reveals our fascination with animals “The Life of Animals in Japanese Art” at the National Gallery explores the full range of that country’s art and visual culture....
14:08, 2019-05-30

Japanese Grand Prix result changed after finish due to technical hitch "Race authorities were forced to amend the result of the Japanese Grand Prix after the chequered flag was shown one lap too early."...
11:44, 2019-10-13

Haas boss Steiner called to Japanese GP stewards for Sochi comments Haas team principal Gunther Steiner has been summoned to see the stewards at the Japanese Grand Prix over his radio outburst after the last race in R...
04:28, 2019-10-11

'Shinto: Discovery of the Divine in Japanese Art' Review: Where Sacred Meets Secular Works made to venerate holy beings called kami are the backbone of this exhibition in Cleveland....
04:12, 2019-05-01

Super typhoon Hagibis could disrupt Formula 1's Japanese Grand Prix Formula 1 is bracing itself for potential disruption over the Japanese Grand Prix weekend, with it looking increasingly likely that Suzuka will be af...
07:04, 2019-10-09

I tried the viral Japanese soufflé pancakes people waited 4 hours in line for and they were the best I've ever had Ian Burke Popular Japanese soufflé pancake shop Flipper's opened in New York City on October 2, serving fluffy pancakes that have gone viral o...
22:36, 2019-10-10

Fund Manager Romain Ruffenach Explains Why He Likes A Few Japanese Stocks European fund manager Romain Ruffenach discusses his interest in select Japanese stocks and the idea of value....
12:56, 2019-05-01

Renault F1 team to bring new front wing for Japanese Grand Prix The Renault Formula 1 team will have a new front wing at the Japanese Grand Prix, where Nico Hulkenberg says it must target "big points"...
10:12, 2019-10-09

Japanese Grand Prix: Bottas wins as Mercedes seals constructors' Valtteri Bottas's first Formula 1 win since April helped Mercedes clinch a sixth consecutive constructors' championship as a messy start and first-co...
08:56, 2019-10-13

Autosport Podcast: Gary Anderson's Japanese Grand Prix verdict Former Jordan, Stewart and Jaguar Formula 1 technical director Gary Anderson reviews the Japanese Grand Prix in the latest Autosport Podcast...
19:40, 2019-10-13

Donald Trump tweets ‘great progress’ in Japanese trade negotiations President Trump tweeted early today that “great progress being made in trade negotiations with Japan,” where he’s conducting talks ...
11:04, 2019-05-26

Wreck of Australian WWII ship discovered 77 years after it was torpedoed by a Japanese sub The wreck of an Australian freighter has been discovered 77 years after it was sunk by a Japanese submarine during World War II....
19:04, 2019-04-23

Japanese ad-firm Dentsu eyeing Farley Building office space Dentsu Americas, the US arm of the Tokyo-based ad firm, is making a play for the largest floor at the Farley Building at 390 Ninth Ave., sources say....
04:20, 2019-05-29

Male Japanese minister says female high heel dress code is ‘necessary’ Japan’s health minister said in response to a petition seeking a ban on requiring women to wear high heels at work that such dress code expectations ...
17:32, 2019-06-06

South Korea demands international probe over Japanese sanctions claims Seoul called for the UN or another international body to investigate Japan's claims that some of its exports go to North Korea despite sanctions. Seo...
11:56, 2019-07-12

Japanese Americans detained as kids plan Fort Sill protest LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — Demonstrators including Japanese Americans who were detained as children by the U.S. government during World War II are speaking...
06:48, 2019-06-22

Battle of Midway: Second World War II-era Japanese carrier apparently found in Pacific Deep-sea explorers and historians on Sunday announced they apparently found a second World War II-era Japanese aircraft carrier that sank during the ...
02:00, 2019-10-21

'Humbling' wreckage of Japanese ships from battle of Midway found in Pacific Aircraft carriers Akagi and Kaga were sunk by US forces during second world war confrontationMarine archaeologists believe they have identified the w...
14:40, 2019-10-21

Paws for effect: Japanese zoo stages unusual 'lion' escape drill Staff member in a lion costume helps zoo practise for the event of an escape, as real lions appear unimpressedFor one terrifying moment it looks like...
09:04, 2019-06-24

Suzuki trials 2020 MotoGP engine in Japanese GP practice at Motegi Suzuki MotoGP test rider Sylvain Guintoli was left 'encouraged' after a strong practice debut for the GSX-RR's prototype 2020 engine on Friday at the...
11:40, 2019-10-18

In #MeToo era, Japanese woman slams #KuToo heels dress codes TOKYO (AP) — Japanese women are saying, “No,” to high heels in what’s been dubbed the #KuToo movement, a play on the words for R...
13:08, 2019-06-05

South Korea WTO appeal succeeds in Japanese Fukushima food dispute South Korea won the bulk of its appeal on Thursday in a dispute at the World Trade Organization over import bans and testing requirements it had impo...
17:44, 2019-04-11

Toro Rosso drivers praise Yamamoto's F1 Japanese GP practice debut Toro Rosso drivers Daniil Kvyat and Pierre Gasly believe Formula 1 rookie Naoki Yamamoto did "really well" and a "very good job" on his debut in Japa...
12:20, 2019-10-11

Japanese Grand Prix Qualifying Delayed Until Sunday Morning, May Still Be Canceled As Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan, Formula One officials have decided to start taking action to, hopefully, reduce any unnecessary danger to fans a...
21:00, 2019-10-11

Trump and Japanese leader talk energy ahead of Iran oil deadline President Trump is set to discuss energy cooperation with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe when they meet on Friday, just days before the United St...
12:12, 2019-05-02

Japanese food store closes after videos of rats browsing its shelves go viral Footage of rodents running along the top of fridges, down walls and across aisles of FamilyMart shop in Tokyo viewed 5m timesA major convenience stor...
07:52, 2019-08-07

Japanese News Station Apologizes After Misquote About Kyoto Animation Fire Victim Fuji TV, one of Japan’s largest television networks, has apologized after an unfortunate misquote that called director Yasuhiro Takemoto an “idiot.” ...
16:24, 2019-08-05

Jason Schreier and I (Tim Rogers) are continuing our glacial spiral into the Japanese wall of text t Jason Schreier and I (Tim Rogers) are continuing our glacial spiral into the Japanese wall of text that is Chrono Trigger. Sound out every syllable a...
18:32, 2019-08-30

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Japanese Cookbook 101: Dorayaki • Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Japanese Cookbook 101: Dorayaki • Toonami Review: October 5, 2019 • Warped Pipes Is...
14:12, 2019-10-11

Colorism Isn’t Funny: Japanese Comedy Duo Apologizes for Saying Naomi Osaka Should Bleach Her Skin It be your own people; that’s what Haitian-Japanese-American tennis champion Naomi Osaka—who proudly plays for Japan, her country of birth—found out ...
20:20, 2019-09-26

Japanese pop star's 'avid fan' used pupil image reflections to stalk, assault her: police An “avid fan” was arrested on suspicion of stalking a female Japanese pop star after allegedly using the reflections of her pupils in photos she shar...
16:16, 2019-10-13

Japanese Grand Prix qualifying moved to Sunday as Typhoon Hagibis moves in Qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix has been postponed and moved to Sunday due to Super Typhoon Hagibis....
08:52, 2019-10-11

Valtteri Bottas wins Japanese GP, Mercedes secure constructors' title – as it happened Valtteri Bottas beats Sebastien Vettel and Lewis HamiltonFerrari fail to take advantage of front row lock-outMercedes the first constructor to win si...
10:00, 2019-10-13