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Japan: Tokyo braces itself for worst typhoon in 60 years

Stockpiling and evacuation procedures are underway with winds of up to 216 kilometers per hour forecast. One person is reported to have died before the storm even hit land....

Japan: Tokyo braces itself for worst typhoon in 60 years

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Japan's capital braces for what could be worst typhoon in 60 years A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, ...
2019-10-11, 12:32

Tokyo braces for worst typhoon in 6 decades Typhoon Hagibis, closing in from the Pacific, is expected to bring up to 80 centimeters of rain in the Tokyo area, including Chiba to the north that ...
2019-10-12, 06:32

Japan's Capital Braces For One Of The Worst Typhoons In 60 years A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, ...
2019-10-11, 16:00

Japan Hit By Typhoon Hagibis, One Of The Worst In 60 Years, Two Dead Powerful Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, killing one even before making landfall and prompting authorities to issue their highest lev...
2019-10-12, 17:00

Typhoon Hagibis: four dead in Japan as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars through Threat of widespread flooding and landslides compounded by earthquake in Chiba prefectureFour people were killed and 17 were missing after the most p...
2019-10-13, 03:48

Tokyo eerily quiet, bracing for worst typhoon in 6 decades Tokyo and surrounding areas are bracing for a powerful typhoon forecast as the worst in six decades with streets and trains stations unusually quiet ...
2019-10-12, 05:32

Japan Braces for Typhoon Hagibis, With Millions in Its Path Cancellations were announced as cities, railways and airlines scrambled to prepare for the incoming storm, which is expected to make landfall over th...
2019-10-10, 20:00

Japan braces for typhoon that could match ferocity of deadly 1958 storm A powerful typhoon is forecast to bring up to 30 inches of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area and Japan’s Pacific coast this weekend, and the ...
2019-10-11, 21:00

Japan Braces for Typhoon, Canceling Rugby World Cup Games and Flights The cancellations were announced as cities, railways and airlines scrambled to prepare for the incoming storm, which is expected to make landfall ove...
2019-10-10, 12:32

Fierce typhoon hits northern Japan after paralyzing Tokyo The most powerful typhoon to hit Tokyo in decades plowed into northern Japan early on Sunday after fierce rain and wind paralyzed the capital, led to...
2019-10-13, 00:00

Tokyo area shuts down as powerful typhoon lashes Japan The Japan Meteorological Agency warned of dangerously heavy rainfall in Tokyo and surrounding regions as a powerful typhoon lashes Japan. A coastal e...
2019-10-13, 02:48

Japan Sends In Troops After Typhoon Hagibis Hammers Tokyo, Kills 23 Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
2019-10-14, 02:16

Japan sends in thousands of troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
2019-10-13, 10:16

Twenty-six dead or missing in Japan after Typhoon Hagibis drenches Tokyo Several rivers burst their banks and landslides buried houses after high winds and record-breaking rains battered the capital and large swaths of cen...
2019-10-13, 10:48

Powerful Typhoon Faxai Sparks Evacuation Warnings In Japan's Tokyo A powerful typhoon with potentially record winds and rain battered the Tokyo region early Monday, sparking evacuation warnings to tens of thousands, ...
2019-09-09, 04:00

Fierce typhoon paralyses Tokyo, causing floods, damage across Japan One of the most powerful typhoons to ever hit Tokyo paralyzed the Japanese capital on Saturday, leaving millions confined indoors and streets deserte...
2019-10-12, 18:32

Rugby World Cup: England and New Zealand games cancelled as Japan braces for super typhoon – as it happened England v France off due to typhoon’s ‘significant impact’Decision on Scotland v Japan to be made on SundayNew Zealand v Italy also cancelled 5.30am ...
2019-10-10, 11:32

Heavy rain, winds lash Tokyo as typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan A heavy downpour and strong winds pounded Tokyo and surrounding areas on Saturday as a powerful typhoon forecast to be Japan’s worst in six decades m...
2019-10-12, 14:00

Japan's capital braces for what could be heaviest rain in 60 years A powerful storm approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, disrupting a Formula One...
2019-10-11, 10:32

At least 35 people were killed in the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years Carl Court/Getty Images Typhoon Hagibis ravaged Japan's main island of Honshu over the weekend, reportedly killing 35 people and causing widespread ...
2019-10-14, 02:48

At least 1 person dead as the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years makes landfall Kyodo / via REUTERS A man in his forties has died and more than 30 people have been injured as Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan. Six million people ...
2019-10-12, 15:32

Suspected Arsonist Planned Japan's Worst Mass Killing In 18 Years: Report A man suspected of torching an animation studio in western Japan shouted that he had been plagiarised and appeared to have planned the attack, media ...
2019-07-19, 11:16

Suspected arsonist planned Japan's worst mass killing in 18 years: media A man suspected of torching an animation studio in western Japan shouted that he had been plagiarized and appeared to have planned the attack, media ...
2019-07-19, 09:16

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions warned to evacuate as typhoon slams into Japan Millions of people have been warned to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, slammed into...
2019-10-12, 16:00

Super Typhoon Hagibis: could new tech turn Japan’s super storms into 50 years of power? Japan is bracing itself for a super typhoon this weekend that some are calling the most powerful storm in the world. It’s causing havoc at the...
2019-10-12, 00:00

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magn...
2019-08-08, 07:32

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war....
2019-06-12, 13:48

China braces itself as Typhoon Lekima barrels down with 130 mph winds, heavy rainfall Chinese authorities have declared a state of emergency on the country’s east coast in preparation for the mighty Typhoon Lekima approaching the mainl...
2019-08-10, 16:32

| Commuter chaos after powerful typhoon hits Tokyo A powerful typhoon that battered Tokyo overnight with ferocious winds and driving rain caused commuter chaos with trains halted and more than 100 fli...
2019-09-09, 17:00

Ten killed, 16 missing after fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Ten people were killed and 16 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, causing rivers to overflow and le...
2019-10-13, 07:48

Strong typhoon makes landfall near Tokyo, snarling transport One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years made landfall just east of Tokyo on Monday, bringing record-breaking winds,...
2019-09-09, 04:00

Tokyo: Typhoon Faxai leaves one dead, dozens injured The strongest winds in years wreaked havoc on Japan's notoriously busy rush hour commute as flights were cancelled and train lines closed. More than ...
2019-09-09, 12:00

Tokyo cancels flights, trains ahead of Typhoon Faxai Japan braced for Typhoon Faxai on Sunday cancelling trains and flights in Tokyo with destructive winds of up to 216 kph (134 mph) and heavy rain expe...
2019-09-08, 10:00

Typhoon blows across Tokyo area, killing 1, halting travel A typhoon blew across the Tokyo metropolitan area, killing 1 person and causing dozens of injuries, while disrupting rush-hour travel and knocking ou...
2019-09-09, 06:00

Hong Kong braces for Typhoon Wipha; schools, financial markets shut early Hong Kong on Wednesday raised a tropical cyclone signal 8, its third highest level, as schools and financial markets closed and office workers left w...
2019-07-31, 20:16

Cargo ship found sunk in waters near Tokyo after typhoon: ministry A Panama-registered cargo ship was found sunk in waters near Tokyo on Sunday after authorities lost track of it as Typhoon Hagibis lashed Japan, the ...
2019-10-13, 17:16

CORRECTED-UPDATE 3-Ten killed, 16 missing after fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Ten people were killed and 16 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralysed Tokyo, causing rivers to overflow and le...
2019-10-13, 09:16

Cargo ship found sunk in waters near Tokyo after typhoon - ministry A Panama-registered cargo ship was found sunk in waters near Tokyo on Sunday after authorities lost track of it as Typhoon Hagibis lashed Japan, the ...
2019-10-14, 11:16

Two killed as fierce typhoon hits Tokyo, millions told to evacuate Two men were killed, about 60 people injured and more than six million people advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese cap...
2019-10-12, 15:00

UPDATE 1-Tokyo cancels flights, trains ahead of Typhoon Faxai Japan braced for Typhoon Faxai on Sunday cancelling trains and flights in Tokyo with destructive winds of up to 216 kph (134 mph) and heavy rain expe...
2019-09-08, 18:32

Typhoon Faxai targets Tokyo as more than 100,000 told to evacuate ahead of 'very powerful' storm A powerful typhoon is forecast to make landfall near Tokyo late Sunday, packing winds of up to 134 mph and the threat of heavy rain as more than 100,...
2019-09-09, 11:00

Typhoon Faxai batters Tokyo, causing evacuations, blackouts and transport chaos One death reported and nearly a million households without power as Japanese capital bears brunt of 216km/h winds A powerful typhoon with record-brea...
2019-09-09, 08:00

Oklahoma braces for the worst: more rain, eroding levees and looters Some much-needed sunshine glistened down on the flood-ridden communities in and around Tulsa, Oklahoma on Friday – only the worst may be yet to come ...
2019-06-01, 15:48

Typhoon Hagibis Forecast to Bring Two Feet of Rain and Strong Winds to Tokyo Area (TOKYO) — A powerful typhoon was forecast to bring 2 feet of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area this weekend, and Japan’s governme...
2019-10-11, 17:32

Hong Kong Braces For Strike After Worst Violence Amid Protests Hong Kong braced for more disruption Monday with calls for a general strike and university students threatening a boycott of classes after a weekend ...
2019-09-02, 02:16

Typhoon Hagibis tears across Japan Hagibis has slammed into Japan, killing at least four people and triggering landslides and floods. Several people have been reported missing, while m...
2019-10-13, 03:48

Seven people killed, 15 missing after Japan typhoon: NHK Seven people were killed and 15 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, public broadcaster NHK said on ...
2019-10-13, 07:48

Typhoon Hagibis is moving quickly toward Japan Japan is bracing for a monster storm expected to make landfall in the coming hours. CNN's Ivan Cabrera has the latest forecast ahead of Typhoon Hagib...
2019-10-12, 16:32

Typhoon Hagibis affecting Japan travel As "violent" Typhoon Hagibis threatens to wreak havoc in Japan, travelers may find themselves having to change plans at the last minute. The typhoon,...
2019-10-11, 06:32

Typhoon Hagibis Hits Japan, Killing at Least Nine Typhoon Hagibis passed over Japan early Sunday, triggering flooding and evacuations in areas near rivers and widespread disruption to transport. At l...
2019-10-13, 06:16

How Typhoon Hagibis may affect Japan travel As "violent" Typhoon Hagibis threatens to wreak havoc in Japan, travelers may find themselves having to change plans at the last minute. The typhoon,...
2019-10-10, 17:32

At least 56 dead, several missing in Japan after Typhoon Hagibis The death toll from Typhoon Hagibis continued to rise, to above 50, on Monday as thousands worked to clean up after Japan was hit by one of the stron...
2019-10-15, 00:48

Around 80,000 Houses Still Without Power A Week After Japan Typhoon Almost 80,000 homes are still without power a week after a powerful typhoon battered eastern Japan, authorities said Monday, with sustained heavy rai...
2019-09-16, 15:00

Japan looks for missing after typhoon, warns of mudslides Rescue crews dig through mudslides and search near swollen rivers for those missing after a typhoon caused serious damage in central and northern Jap...
2019-10-14, 09:48

Japan typhoon traps thousands at the airport A powerful typhoon in Japan has left more than 100 flights canceled, thousands of travelers stranded at the airport, and nearly 1 million households ...
2019-09-09, 12:00

Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan hard Hagibis has already caused major disruption to transport services, as well as sporting events in the country. It has been forecast as the worst typho...
2019-10-12, 18:00

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live ...
2019-05-27, 16:48

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power said on Wednesday it has not been able to restore electricity to about 400,000 homes after outages caused by Ty...
2019-09-11, 09:00

Moon Jae-in sends typhoon condolences to Japan’s Shinzo Abe South Korean President Moon Jae-in sent condolences to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe following a deadly typhoon that has caused flooding and lan...
2019-10-15, 00:48

Taiwan and Japan brace for potential super typhoon Residents in Taiwan and Japan are bracing for Typhoon Lekima, which could become a super typhoon by the time it hits a Japanese island chain on Frida...
2019-08-08, 13:32

Japan government says it will consider extra budget for typhoon relief Japan's government will consider drafting a supplementary budget if the 500 billion yen ($4.6 billion) it has in reserve for disaster relief is not e...
2019-10-15, 02:48

| High noon decision on typhoon-hit Japan GP qualifying Japanese GP organisers will not make any decision to postpone qualifying for another 24 hours, but pledged that the safety of fans and drivers was th...
2019-10-10, 15:32

Bottas leads Hamilton in Japan as typhoon threatens Valtteri Bottas led Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton in practice for the Japanese Grand Prix on Friday before Formula One battened down the hatches ...
2019-10-11, 23:00

World Cup organizers warn of typhoon approaching Japan World Cup organizers have briefed both France and the United States on "contingency options" for their Pool C match in Fukuoka on Wednesday if the ga...
2019-09-29, 17:00

Typhoon Hagibis Slams Japan, Kills Dozens One of Japan’s worst typhoons in decades brought record-breaking rainfall to broad swaths of the country, killing more than two dozen people and caus...
2019-10-14, 10:16

Japan’s death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rises to 58 Japan’s death toll from Typhoon Hagibis has reached 58, as thousands of homes remained without power and temperatures were expected to drop later thi...
2019-10-15, 06:16

F1 cancels all Saturday running at Japan GP due to Typhoon Hagibis "Organisers of Japan\u0027s Grand Prix have cancelled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon Hagi...
2019-10-11, 12:00

Taiwan and Japan brace for a potential super typhoon Residents in Taiwan and Japan are bracing for Typhoon Lekima, which could become a super typhoon by the time it hits a Japanese island chain on Thurs...
2019-08-08, 18:00

Japan braces for tropical storm Krosa in peak holiday season Japan braced on Tuesday for a tropical storm set to dump heavy rains on western parts of the country, threatening to snarl road, rail and air links d...
2019-08-13, 16:00

Typhoon leaves 19 dead as Japan launches major rescue Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops have been deployed across eastern Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes as the death toll from ...
2019-10-13, 10:48

Million told to evacuate in Japan as powerful typhoon looms More than a million people in Japan have been advised to leave their homes as heavy rain and strong winds pounded the country with a powerful typhoon...
2019-10-12, 11:00

Canadian rugby players help typhoon recovery efforts in Japan Canada's players helped the local community in Kamaishi recover from Typhoon Hagibis on Sunday after their final Rugby World Cup match against Namibi...
2019-10-13, 13:48

Typhoon Hagibis: Japan orders evacuations as storm arrives Flights grounded, trains halted and supermarkets shut, while rugby and F1 Grand Prix also affectedHundreds of thousands of households in Japan were a...
2019-10-12, 12:32

Japan cancels Formula One dates as Typhoon Hagibis nears Organizers canceled all practice and qualifying sessions for the Formula One Grand Prix car race and several rugby World Cup matches as a typhoon app...
2019-10-11, 14:32

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon as two die -media Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power is struggling to restore power to nearly half a million homes after outages caused by Typhoon Faxai, while at l...
2019-09-11, 08:32

Japan Hit By Typhoon Hagibis, "Unprecedented" Rain, Thousands In Shelters Powerful Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, killing one even before making landfall and prompting authorities to issue their highest lev...
2019-10-12, 23:32

Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan, leaving at least 5 dead Typhoon Hagibis made landfall Saturday night local time, as the country braces for hurricane-force winds that have killed five people and injured doz...
2019-10-13, 05:16

| WATCH: Two dead as 'unprecedented' Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan Powerful Typhoon Hagibis has slammed into Japan, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to issue their highest level of disaster warni...
2019-10-12, 19:00

Typhoon Hagibis: millions across Japan told to evacuate homes Tokyo braced for arrival of storm and up to 60cm of rain as flights and trains cancelledMore than 1 million people in Japan have been ordered to leav...
2019-10-12, 18:32

Japan cancels maritime fleet review after typhoon: spokesman Japan has canceled a maritime fleet review planned for Monday, a spokesman for the Maritime Self-Defence Force said, after a fierce typhoon pounded T...
2019-10-13, 07:48

Typhoon leaves 100 flights canceled and 1 million without power in Japan A powerful typhoon in Japan has left more than 100 flights canceled, 1 million households without power, and transport disrupted across major cities....
2019-09-09, 09:00

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon as two die: media Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power is struggling to restore power to nearly half a million homes after outages caused by Typhoon Faxai, while at l...
2019-09-11, 05:32

11 Dead, Thousands In Shelters As Typhoon Hagibis Hammers Japan Japan's military scrambled Sunday to rescue people trapped by flooding after powerful Typhoon Hagibis ripped across the country, killing at least 11 ...
2019-10-13, 08:16

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches, over a million advised to evacuate One man died and more than a million in Japan were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon was set to make landfall late on Saturday, bringing with...
2019-10-12, 08:00

Japan's deadly Typhoon Hagibis leaves trail of destruction Typhoon Hagibis weakened to a tropical depression as it continued to move across central Japan on Sunday, leaving at least 15 people dead and more th...
2019-10-13, 15:16

Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan, leaving at least 10 dead Typhoon Hagibis made landfall Saturday night local time, as the country braces for hurricane-force winds that have killed at least 10 people and inju...
2019-10-13, 15:16

1 dead, dozens missing as Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan One man was killed, four people are missing, 50 people injured and more than six million people were told to evacuate as a powerful typhoon slammed i...
2019-10-12, 17:00

Japan Looks for Missing People After Typhoon Hagibis Leaves Several Dead (TOKYO) — Rescue crews in Japan dug through mudslides and searched near swollen rivers Monday as they looked for those missing from a typhoon t...
2019-10-14, 22:16

Japan launches major search operation after deadly typhoon A major search and rescue operation is underway in Japan after deadly Typhoon Hagibis brought widespread flooding and landslides, destroying building...
2019-10-14, 19:48

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
2019-10-13, 16:16

Super typhoon on track to drench Japan’s main island Japan is bracing for an approaching super typhoon that is on track to hit central and eastern regions over the three-day weekend with potential damag...
2019-10-10, 08:32

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby canceled A super typhoon bore down on Japan on Thursday forcing the cancellation of two rugby World Cup matches and some transport, and threatening to disrupt...
2019-10-10, 13:32

Trump, in Japan, says Tokyo has ‘substantial’ trade advantage over US President Trump, in his first day of a four-day visit to Japan, said in Tokyo on Saturday that the country has a “substantial” trade over the U.S. --...
2019-05-25, 22:32

Tokyo Olympics end 1st ticketing phase for Japan residents TOKYO (AP) — Olympic organizers say millions of Japan residents have shown interest in buying tickets for next year’s Tokyo 2020 Games. Organiz...
2019-05-29, 11:48

Curry in Japan to talk Tokyo Olympics, Rui Hachimura Stephen Curry is already looking ahead to the next challenge in his basketball career, including the chance to represent the United States at next ye...
2019-06-23, 17:16

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds all: Cannabis is banned in Japan TOKYO (AP) — Cannabis has been legalized in some parts of the world. But the chief executive of next year’s Tokyo Olympics has reminded potenti...
2019-06-11, 08:32

Japan rescuers wade in muddy waters to find typhoon survivors Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent h...
2019-10-14, 06:16

| WATCH | One dead as Typhoon Hagibis prompts emergency warning in Japan Powerful Typhoon Hagibis has claimed its first victim even before making landfall, as Japanese weather authorities issued a top-level emergency rain ...
2019-10-12, 19:00

Typhoon Hagibis spins Japan's Rugby World Cup into chaos England hotfooted it out of Tokyo today after their match against France on Saturday was one of two to be cancelled as the Rugby World Cup 2019 plung...
2019-10-10, 16:00

Typhoon Hagibis leaves as many as 33 dead, hundreds of thousands without power in Japan Typhoon Hagibis made landfall south of Tokyo on Saturday evening, taking as many as 33 lives. By Sunday, around 376,000 homes were left without elect...
2019-10-13, 21:16

At least 48 killed by Typhoon Hagibis as crews continue rescue mission in Japan Rescue crews dug through mudslides and searched near swollen rivers Monday as they looked for those missing from a typhoon that left as many as 48 pe...
2019-10-14, 20:16

Typhoon Hagibis Is Japan's Latest Multi-Billion-Dollar Disaster Typhoon Hagibis may now be a swirl of clouds near Alaska, but its impacts on Japan are still playing out. The country was walloped by the storm over ...
2019-10-14, 21:48

Thousands Of Rescue Workers Deployed In Japan As Typhoon Hagibis Kills 35 Tens of thousands of rescuers worked through the pre-dawn hours Monday to reach people trapped by landslides and floods in Japan caused by a powerful...
2019-10-14, 02:16

Typhoon Hagibis floods over 1,000 homes in Japan as the death toll climbs Thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed.  &...
2019-10-14, 02:48

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches capital, millions advised to evacuate One man was killed and more than 3 million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital on Saturday, brin...
2019-10-12, 11:32

"Happy To Assist": PM To Japan, Struck By Typhoon; Navy Sends 2 Warships India has sent two warships to the waters of Japan to help the Asian nation battered by typhoon Hagibis in relief operations, the Indian Navy said on...
2019-10-13, 17:16

Japan typhoon death toll rises to 58 as hopes for missing fade The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 58 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly g...
2019-10-15, 01:48

Torrential rain causes flooding as Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan – video Japan has been engulfed by heavy rain and strong winds as what is feared to be the worst storm for six decades batters the country and approaches Tok...
2019-10-12, 18:32

Naomi Osaka to choose Japan nationality for Tokyo Olympics Tennis star Naomi Osaka has decided to take sole Japanese nationality over US citizenship with a view to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, according to Japane...
2019-10-10, 23:32

Jacinda Ardern confuses Japan for China during Tokyo trip New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has just kicked off her first official trip to Japan as leader. Unfortunately for her, she appeared to conf...
2019-09-19, 18:32

Earthquake strikes Tokyo ahead of Trump’s visit to Japan President Trump’s trip to Japan started with a bang — a magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near the golf course where he and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...
2019-05-26, 01:16

Jacinda Ardern mistakes Japan for China during Tokyo visit New Zealand PM blames jet lag after hailing ‘relationship with China – excuse me sorry, with Japan’New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern has blam...
2019-09-19, 04:32

Typhoon death toll in Japan climbs to 42 after storm unleashes widespread flooding Japan dispatched thousands of troops and rescue workers after Typhoon Hagibis tore through Tokyo and large swathes of Japan’s main island of Honshu, ...
2019-10-14, 09:48

Rugby World Cup: England v France off and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand...
2019-10-10, 11:32

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns, threatens more damage Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
2019-10-14, 11:16

Factbox: By the numbers: Japan's Typhoon Hagibis compared to killer 1958 storm Typhoon Hagibis, which means "speed" in the Philippine language Tagalog and made landfall on Japan's main island of Honshu on Saturday evening, could...
2019-10-14, 11:16

Rescue workers battle mudslips, waist-high waters in typhoon-hit Japan Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent h...
2019-10-14, 11:16

Japan Typhoon and Rugby World Cup 2019: What happens if England and Scotland fixtures are cancelled? World Rugby will hold an emergency press conference with tournament chiefs to to "provide an update relating to the anticipated impact of Typhoon Hag...
2019-10-10, 02:32

Rugby World Cup game featuring Canadian team cancelled due to Japan typhoon World Rugby issued a statement saying an evacuation order remained in place in the Kamaishi area and there had been landslides and flooding in the vi...
2019-10-13, 09:48

Trump arrives in Tokyo and digs Japan for 'substantial edge' on trade President says negotiators trying to even out trade imbalanceCNN says staffers dread long trips with Trump on Air Force OneDonald Trump kicked off hi...
2019-05-25, 17:32

Japan PM reiterates that Tokyo wants South Korea to keep its promises, rebuild trust Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday Japan still expects South Korea to keep its promises on the contentious issue of wartime forced labor and to...
2019-08-23, 08:16

Tokyo transformed: Global sporting events put spotlight on Japan's capital Tokyo will host two of the world's biggest sporting events: The Rugby World Cup in 2019 and the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Check out some of ...
2019-09-18, 05:00

Tokyo: North Korea aims to ‘break through’ Japan’s defense zone Japan released more information on the North Korean missile that was launched on Saturday, when Pyongyang tested what it has described as a "super la...
2019-08-28, 02:48

Equinix opens 11th Tokyo data centre, its largest in Japan New facility currently houses 950 cabinets and offers colocation space of 39,800 square feet, expanding 3,500 cabinets and 153,800 square fee when fu...
2019-07-23, 13:48

A Tokyo Listing for Aramco Highlights Japan's Less-Stringent Disclosure Rules A Tokyo listing by Saudi Arabia’s Aramco would boost Japan’s effort to re-establish itself as a global financial center, but it could also highlight ...
2019-08-31, 02:16

Super Typhoon Hagibis may be strongest to hit Japan in decades, 2 Rugby World Cup games canceled A powerful super typhoon is taking aim at mainland Japan this weekend, threatening to bring torrential rains and strong winds as major sports events ...
2019-10-11, 11:00

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 33 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
2019-10-13, 17:48

Super Typhoon Hagibis intensifies at one of the fastest rates on record, may impact Japan by weekend An extremely-dangerous storm in the northwestern Pacific Ocean exploded in intensity early Monday morning, ramping up from a tropical storm to a supe...
2019-10-09, 13:32

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 19 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
2019-10-13, 15:48

Rescuers search waist-high muddy waters for missing people in typhoon-hit Japan Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent h...
2019-10-14, 19:48

Super Typhoon Hagibis may bring widespread damage across Japan, impact 'lucky' day for weddings The strongest storm currently on the planet is roaring across the northwestern Pacific Ocean Wednesday as forecasters warn the super typhoon is takin...
2019-10-10, 00:00

North Korea building warheads to penetrate Japan defenses, Tokyo claims Japan’s defense chief boldly claimed Tuesday that North Korea appears to be developing advanced warheads that could penetrate the ballistic missile s...
2019-08-29, 05:16

Defying worsening Seoul-Tokyo ties, BTS concerts draw 210,000 fans in Japan K-pop super band BTS's four concerts in Japan this month drew a total of 210,000 fans, making the Japanese leg of the band's world tour a solid succe...
2019-07-15, 09:32

U.S.-Japan trade deal hits snag as Tokyo seeks assurances on car tariffs A U.S.-Japan trade deal hit a last-minute snag as Japanese officials sought assurances that the Trump administration will not impose national securit...
2019-09-24, 04:00

Jeffrey Epstein accuser: I was 14 years old and still in braces when abuse began One of multimillionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers described Monday being just 14 and still in braces when he began sexually abusing her. “...
2019-07-08, 22:16

Taylor Swift braces for worst-case scenarios: 'I've had a lot of stalkers' "Lover" singer Taylor Swift opened up about safety concerns and why she carries emergency army-grade bandages on CBS Sunday Morning.   ...
2019-08-26, 02:48

East Japan Railway may halt high-speed train lines as precaution against typhoon, company says East Japan Railway may halt parts of its high-speed bullet train lines and some conventional commuter lines on Saturday and Sunday as a precaution ag...
2019-10-10, 13:32

Typhoon Hagibis kills dozens in Japan, floods bullet trains as massive search launched A massive search-and-rescue effort was underway Monday in central and northern Japan after powerful Typhoon Hagibis unleashed torrents of rain and st...
2019-10-14, 21:48

Typhoon death toll in Japan climbs to 35, with 17 people missing, after storm unleashes widespread flooding Japan dispatched thousands of troops and rescue workers after Typhoon Hagibis tore through Tokyo and large swathes of Japan’s main island of Honshu, ...
2019-10-14, 05:48

On this day 55 years ago the Olympic Games began in Tokyo Chris Kempson recalls the boxing tournament at the 1964 Olympic Games, including Joe Frazier being unleashed on the world The post On this day 55 yea...
2019-10-10, 17:32

Typhoon Hagibis Japan: England vs France Rugby World Cup match under threat as tropical storm closes in Fears over the final weekend of Rugby World Cup pool action intensified today as 'super typhoon' Hagibis continued on its course to Tokyo, which has ...
2019-10-10, 02:32

England vs France match called OFF as Super Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan's Rugby World Cup New Zealand's final group game against Canada is also cancelled Scotland vs Japan on Sunday is threatened as well LIVE | Latest news from the Rugby W...
2019-10-10, 10:00

Typhoon Hagibis: Desperate rescue mission launched for those stranded by floods as death toll rises in Japan Japan's military is aiding a desperate rescue mission to save stranded residents affected by Typhoon Hagibis, which has claimed at least 30 lives so ...
2019-10-14, 06:48

Tokyo snow: Japan's Olympic organizers trial slush machines to beat summer heat Olympic officials used a snow machine to spray a crowd of volunteers with shaved ice and slush on Friday as they tried out ways to keep spectators co...
2019-09-13, 14:00

Tokyo-Vegas investment chief gets 50 years in Ponzi scheme LAS VEGAS (AP) — The former head of a Tokyo and Las Vegas investment firm has been sentenced to 50 years in a U.S. prison for bilking thousands of Ja...
2019-05-23, 21:48

Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as earthquake hits country before huge storm makes landfall More than three million people in Japan have been warned to evacuate as Typhoon Hagibis made landfall on Saturday, minutes after a 5.3 magnitude eart...
2019-10-12, 16:00

Sardinia hit by worst locust invasion for 70 years Swarms of locusts have destroyed crops and infested houses on the Italian island of Sardinia in the worst such invasion in 70 years, agricultural ass...
2019-06-11, 16:48

Rupee Set For Worst Monthly Loss In 6 Years Weak fundamentals aside, the currency is also in a seasonally weak month. The rupee has slid an average 2.3 per cent in August over the past nine yea...
2019-08-28, 07:16

Coffee Prices Have Worst Month in More Than Two Years Coffee traders endured the market’s worst month in more than two years in July, as prices fell victim to benign growing conditions in Brazil and scor...
2019-08-01, 16:32

Tokyo Olympics offer 'second-chance' lottery for Japan fans Tokyo Olympic organizers are putting "a few hundred-thousand" tickets into a lottery next month for Japan residents who were shut out when results of...
2019-07-05, 15:48

Japan's worst mass killing in two decades claims 33 lives in arson attack on anime studio A man suspected of torching Kyoto Animation reportedly doused the studio's entrance with what appeared to be petrol and set it ablaze on Thursda...
2019-07-19, 05:48

Oil just had its worst day in years—here's how experts are playing energy stocks Oil prices tanked Thursday after the Trump administration threatened further tariffs on Chinese goods, but some experts still see opportunity in the ...
2019-08-02, 04:48

This was the worst week for mortgage rates in 3 years – and it may be just the beginning The average rate on the 30-year fixed is now 13 basis points higher than it was on Monday and 29 basis points higher than its last low on September 4...
2019-09-13, 16:32

Displaced persons: 2019 will be one of the worst years on record Natural disasters have already forced 7 million people from their homes in 2019. Experts expect the number to triple by the end of the year as mass d...
2019-09-14, 00:32

UK economy under worst strain for seven years as car sales slump Figures expected to confirm fall in GDP as Brexit hits automotive and service sectorsThe British economy is showing the greatest signs of strain for ...
2019-08-06, 03:32

Worst invasion of locusts in 60 years hits Sardinia The plague has been described as the worst of its kind in six decades. Vegetation has been severely hit and the industry fears it may be too late to ...
2019-06-11, 19:00

METALS-Copper prices set for worst quarter in over three years Copper prices marked time on Friday but were on track for their weakest quarterly performance since the end of 2015, weighed down by demand fears fro...
2019-06-28, 07:00

Real Madrid defence under the spotlight after worst pre-season in 39 years Real Madrid finally won a game of football on Wednesday. Zinedine Zidane's side beat Fenerbahce 5-3 in the Audi Cup in Munich and on July 31 had thei...
2019-08-02, 09:32

M&M Profit Drops On Worst Quarter For Passenger Vehicles In 18 Years M&M sold 1,23,690 units of passenger vehicles in quarter ended June 30, down 5.2% from 1,30,484 passenger vehicles sold in the same period last year....
2019-08-07, 12:00

Manufacturing in worst decline for six years as economy fears deepen Britain's manufacturing sector suffered its worst month since 2013 in June as it endured a hangover from Brexit stockpiling earlier in the year, acc...
2019-07-01, 19:16

Apple had the worst first quarter in European smartphone market in five years While Apple's hardship in markets like China and India has been well-documented and much discussed in the last year or so, tracking a worrying trend ...
2019-06-12, 15:48

Singapore smog worst in three years as forest fires rage Singapore's air quality deteriorated to "unhealthy" levels on Saturday for the first time in three years, data from the National Environment Agency (...
2019-09-14, 17:32

Real estate in the Hamptons had its worst spring quarter in 8 years Real estate sales and prices in the Hamptons continued to fall in the second quarter, marking a year and a half of declines, according to a report fr...
2019-07-25, 09:16

Deutsche Bank posts worst quarterly loss in four years German lender counts cost of plan to cut 18,000 jobs as it records €3.1bn shortfallDeutsche Bank has made its biggest quarterly loss in four years as...
2019-07-24, 17:32

Ole Gunnar Solskjær backs his players despite worst start in 30 years • Solskjær: ‘This is a steep learning curve for us’• Unai Emery supportive of Granit Xhaka after United goalOle Gunnar Solskjær insisted he was still...
2019-10-01, 06:32

METALS-Copper set for worst quarter in 3-1/2 years ahead of Trump-Xi meeting Copper prices edged higher on Friday but were on track for their weakest quarterly performance since the end of 2015, weighed down by demand fears fr...
2019-06-28, 11:32

The worst Emmys looks of the past 5 years, from Reese Witherspoon, Heidi Klum and more The Emmy Awards are around the corner! We've rounded up some of the worst looks from the past five years, including Heidi Klum and Reese Withers...
2019-09-14, 03:00

London stock market rallies after worst outage in eight years - as it happened London traders were unable to buy and sell shares in Britain’s top companies this morning, as unexplained glitch strikes the CityLatest: Trading unde...
2019-08-16, 21:32

Worst United team in years! - Solskjaer’s side torn into by Owen "Michael Owen has torn into Ole Gunnar Solskjaer\u0027s Manchester United side, labelling them the worst in years. United have yet to hit their strid...
2019-10-04, 15:32

London stock market suffers worst outage in eight years - business live London traders were unable to buy and sell shares in Britain’s top companies this morning, as unexplained glitch strikes the CityLatest: Trading unde...
2019-08-16, 14:32

The 5 worst challenges facing parents of teens today that weren't relevant 20 years ago kikovic/Shutterstock Parenting a teenager has long been a challenging task. There are numerous cultural touchstones devoted to it. But within the pa...
2019-09-17, 20:32

Hong Kong faces worst crisis in 20 years, senior Chinese official says A senior Chinese official said Wednesday that Hong Kong is facing its worst crisis in more than 20 years after months of frequently violent protests ...
2019-08-07, 15:32

David Duval posts worst score on one hole in 69 years at British Open David Duval shot the highest score on one hole at British Open in 69 years Thursday -- a 14 -- during the opening round at Royal Portbush in Ireland....
2019-07-19, 09:16

Tokyo opens Olympic rowing venue in heart of Tokyo Bay TOKYO (AP) — Organizers have opened the rowing venue for next year’s Tokyo Olympics. The venue is located in Tokyo Bay and is ready to go with ...
2019-06-16, 08:16

North Korean families facing deep ‘hunger crisis’ after worst harvest in 10 years, UN food assessment shows More than 10 million North Koreans are suffering “severe food shortages” after the worst harvest in a decade, according to a United Nations food secu...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Japan's Getting Its First Aircraft Carriers In 75 Years, But U.S. Marines Will Fly From Them First Japan, which at the start of World War II was the proprietor of the world’s mightiest aircraft carrier fleet, is getting back into the naval aviation...
2019-09-25, 14:00

Ships set off in Japan's first commercial whale hunt in more than 30 years Five small ships sailed out of harbor on Monday in Japan's first commercial whale hunt in more than three decades, a move that has aroused global con...
2019-07-01, 06:48

After 30 years, Japan prepares to resume commercial whaling Fishermen in remote Pacific port plan to depart for hunt on Monday, despite global outcryOn Monday morning, after a short ceremony to pray for a boun...
2019-06-28, 07:16

Japan resumes commercial whaling for first time in 30 years Fishermen set sail to hunt whales on Monday after country’s withdrawal from International Whaling CommissionJapanese fishermen have set sail to hunt ...
2019-07-01, 03:48

Japan resumes commercial whaling after 30 years -- despite low demand Japanese whalers – with their harpoons concealed beneath tarpaulin – left the port cities of Kushiro and Shimonoseki on Monday for the first commerci...
2019-07-02, 12:00

SoftBank reportedly accelerates Japan’s 5G network plans by 2 years Japan's top carriers appear to be moving up their 5G rollout timetables, with an eye to more quickly increasing coverage throughout the island nation...
2019-09-18, 06:32

Japan publicly tests missile interceptor for first time in 6 years For the first time in six years, Japan's military conducted a missile interceptor drill, in public, in Tokyo Wednesday, following a series of nearly ...
2019-10-09, 22:00

First whales caught as Japan resumes commercial hunt after 30 years A small Japanese fleet caught their first whales on Monday in Japan's first commercial hunt in more than three decades, a move that has aroused globa...
2019-07-02, 00:48

74 years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, nuke worries still haunt Japan Nearly three-quarters of a century after the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, once again faces a nuclear threat, this time from neighboring...
2019-08-09, 22:00

Japan Volcano Erupts For First Time In 4 Years, Alert Level Raised A volcano near Tokyo has erupted for the first time in four years, throwing ash and smoke nearly two kilometres into the sky and sparking warnings no...
2019-08-08, 08:00

Emperor Naruhito voices 'deep remorse' 74 years after Japan's WWII surrender Japanese Emperor Naruhito apologized and expressed deep sorrow to the world Thursday on the 74th anniversary of Tokyo's surrender to Allied forces du...
2019-08-16, 22:32

"Worth Waiting For 31 Years": Japan Whalers Bring Ashore 27 Feet Catch It was a catch three decades in the making, and when the Japanese whalers brought ashore one of their first minke after the resumption of commercial ...
2019-07-02, 02:00

MLB playoff race depends on who plays worst of the worst VSiN wants baseball futures investors to make smart bets. With a new week of the pennant chase about to begin, let’s check in on how many “gift” game...
2019-08-12, 21:32

Japan resumes commercial whaling for the first time in 31 years as boats leave ports for hunts TOKYO (AP) — Japan resumes commercial whaling for the first time in 31 years as boats leave ports for hunts. The post Japan resumes commercial whalin...
2019-07-01, 07:00

Japan shares fall on profit-taking, REIT index hits highest in 3 years Japanese stocks retreated on Wednesday, pressured by a stronger yen and profit taking among exporter stocks and other cyclical names ahead of an upco...
2019-07-03, 11:16

Sheryl Crow recalls Woodstock '99 was the 'single worst gig,' 20 years later On the 20th anniversary of Woodstock '99, Sheryl Crow is remembering it as the 'single worst gig' of her career.    &#...
2019-07-25, 00:32

Donald Trump brands IS Beatles 'worst of the worst' as pair is whisked out of Syrian jail ahead of Turkish invasion Donald Trump today branded two of Jihadi John's henchmen the "worst of the worst" and confirmed they had been whisked out of a jail in northern Syria...
2019-10-12, 06:00

Fort takes over as commander of Naval Forces Japan, Navy Region Japan Rear Adm. Brian Fort assumed command of Naval Forces Japan on Wednesday, relieving Rear Adm. Gregory Fenton during a change of command ceremony in Yo...
2019-07-11, 09:00

Japan-South Korea relations in 'very severe' state: Japan's Suga Japan's top government spokesman said on Wednesday the country's relationship with South Korea was in a "very severe" state and that Tokyo would cont...
2019-07-24, 06:32

Japan's Motegi says no concern regarding U.S. threats of additional tariffs on Japan's autos Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Monday there should be no concern regarding U.S. threats of additional tariffs on Japan's autos, ...
2019-09-24, 11:00

Japan, U.S. reach framework trade pact, no tariff cuts on Japan cars, report says Japan is seeking to stay in President Trump’s good graces to avoid costly tariffs and retain positive relations with an ally that ensures its securit...
2019-08-24, 09:48

Japan, U.S. reach framework trade pact, no tariff cuts on Japan cars: Nikkei The United States and Japan have reached the broad framework of a trade agreement, with Washington maintaining tariffs on Japanese autos but Tokyo cu...
2019-08-25, 02:48

Trade curbs for South Korea to hit exports of Japan's chip-making gear: Japan lawmaker Japan's plan to drop South Korea from its "white list" of nations with minimum trade curbs will probably hit 630 billion yen ($5.8 billion) in annual...
2019-07-24, 15:16

One North Korea missile fell into Japan's EEZ: Japan government One North Korean missile appears to have fallen into Japan's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) on Wednesday morning, Japan's top government spokesman sai...
2019-10-02, 01:32

Trump needles Japan over US-Japan trade imbalance US President Donald Trump on Saturday needled Japan over the U.S.-Japan trade imbalance as he kicked off a state visit to the country. (May 25) ...
2019-05-26, 06:32

President Trump’s Visit to Japan Was a Success — for Japan President Trump’s visit to Japan was a success for that country, but foreign policy experts say it was more of a wash for the United States. Fa...
2019-05-29, 04:00

EU Braces for U.S. Tariffs Over Airbus Dispute The U.S. is poised to impose new tariffs on European Union exports over the bloc’s subsidies to Airbus, the EU’s trade chief said, citing the Trump a...
2019-09-16, 19:00

Puerto Rico Braces for Possible Hurricane Forecasters said Tropical Storm Dorian would move through the Caribbean and might approach Puerto Rico as a Category 1 hurricane before making landfa...
2019-08-27, 19:16

Louisiana braces for possible weekend hurricane A potential tropical storm brewing in the Gulf of Mexico presents twin troubles for southeast Louisiana - the possibility that a high Mississippi Riv...
2019-07-11, 11:01

Bahamas braces for hit from Hurricane Dorian The sounds of hammers and cash registers echoed across the Bahamas on Friday as the archipelago that lies just southeast of Florida rushed to prepare...
2019-08-31, 04:16

‘A big deal’: Florida braces for Hurricane Dorian Florida residents are picking the shelves clean of bottled water and lining up at gas stations as an increasingly menacing-looking Hurricane Dorian t...
2019-08-29, 21:16

Portland braces for another far-right rally, antifa counterprotest PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland police are mobilizing to prevent clashes between out-of-state far-right groups planning a rally here and the homegrown anti...
2019-08-14, 00:00

Lil Tecca’s Parents Let Him Pursue Rap. Now He’s a Star (With Braces). He was only 16 when an out-of-the-blue tweet led to the recording session that yielded his breakthrough hit, “Ransom.” See how the internet stars ali...
2019-10-04, 12:32

PG&E Braces for Power Cuts; Tesla, Others See an Opening Companies that provide home batteries and other power products are targeting customers in Northern California as PG&E prepares to pre-emptively turn ...
2019-07-15, 19:16

Hong Kong braces for more protests this weekend After violent protests in Hong Kong this week that involved 2 million people and led to hundreds of injuries and arrests, the city is bracing for mor...
2019-07-05, 20:48

China Braces for Protracted Trade Dispute With the U.S. China is preparing itself for a protracted struggle with the U.S., fighting a trade war volley for volley while leaving room to negotiate, as Beijing...
2019-08-06, 16:32

Hong Kong braces for another weekend of protests Hong Kong is bracing for another weekend of mass demonstrations, with a protest march scheduled to take place Saturday in one of the world's most den...
2019-08-03, 10:32

NYC braces for ICE raids targeting illegal immigrants New York City was on edge Saturday as US Immigration and Customs Enforcement readied to carry out President Trump’s plans to deport at least 2,000 il...
2019-07-14, 03:00

RPT-Moscow braces for another election protest despite crackdown Thousands of Russians are expected to rally again in Moscow on Saturday to demand free elections despite a police crackdown and a refusal by authorit...
2019-08-10, 00:00

Navy Braces Up To Deal With Cyclone Vayu The Indian Navy Wednesday said the Western Naval Command has deployed its ships, aircraft and helicopters for rescue and relief operations and to ale...
2019-06-12, 23:32

Bahamas braces for hit as Hurricane Dorian roars toward US The sounds of hammers banging into plywood and cash registers dinging are echoing across the Bahamas as the archipelago southeast of Florida rushed t...
2019-08-31, 00:48

Hong Kong braces for further political turmoil Hong Kong residents are bracing for further political turmoil as the territory’s government prepares to send the legislature a widely opposed bill th...
2019-06-11, 13:00

'I Don't Know What He Will Do': Europe Braces for Brexit With Boris Johnson Britain’s possible future prime minister both alarmed and charmed his European counterparts during his rocky tenure as foreign secretary. With the Br...
2019-07-23, 07:16

Bermuda braces for approach of major hurricane Humberto Bermudan officials warned residents to stay off roads and prepare for possible tornadoes on Wednesday as Hurricane Humberto strengthened in approachi...
2019-09-18, 23:00

Northwestern Bahamas Braces for Heavy Hit From Hurricane Dorian Officials ordered the evacuation of low-lying areas and opened shelters in churches and schools on Saturday as an intensifying Hurricane Dorian appro...
2019-09-01, 08:48

Hurricane-battered Bahamas braces for tropical storm More than 1,300 people are missing after a recent hurricane, but the Bahamas is now expecting another major storm. The UN has said climate change is ...
2019-09-14, 06:00

Two Die From Heat Stroke In Spain, France Braces For Hottest Day Temperatures in France are expected to hit a record high on Friday, as Europe swelters in a heatwave blamed for several deaths, including a 17-year-o...
2019-06-28, 22:32

Puerto Rico braces for flooding, landslides from TD Karen Forecasters say Tropical Depression Karen will unleash heavy rains across the northeastern Caribbean on Tuesday that could cause flooding and landsli...
2019-09-24, 08:32

Puerto Rico braces for flooding, landslides from Karen Forecasters say Tropical Storm Karen will unleash heavy rains across the northeastern Caribbean that could cause flooding and landslides in Puerto Ri...
2019-09-24, 13:00

Hong Kong braces for violence on eve of National Day celebrations The People’s Republic of China will mark 70 years since its founding Tuesday, but events in Hong Kong will be muted as the city braces for violence. ...
2019-09-30, 20:00

Teamviewer braces for largest German tech IPO since 2000 The maker of German device connectivity software Teamviewer is going public on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Its IPO is billed as the bi...
2019-09-24, 16:32

3 Countries Cut Rates as World Braces for More Trade War Turbulence Central banks in India, Thailand and New Zealand cut interest rates in what one analyst called “defensive action” amid fears of worsening U.S.-China ...
2019-08-08, 00:00

Storm-ravaged central U.S. braces for more tornadoes, flooding It will be no rest for the weary across the central United States as lives and property will continue to be threatened by severe weather and flooding...
2019-05-26, 23:16

Northeast Braces For More Rain And Floods, 3 Killed In Assam Massive landslides and flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall since the past two days have affected thousands of people in Arunachal Pradesh, Megha...
2019-07-10, 17:32

New Orleans: evacuations ordered as city braces for possible hurricane Forecasters say the biggest danger is not destructive winds but heavy rain as it was upgraded to tropical storm Barry on ThursdayMandatory evacuation...
2019-07-11, 18:48

Louisiana braces for possible 'home brew' tropical storm A tropical depression or storm is expected to form in the Gulf of Mexico in the next couple days, bringing with it the threat of heavy rain, strong w...
2019-07-10, 07:01

| Troops deploy as Sudan braces for mass protest Troops deployed Sunday in Sudan's capital ahead of a planned mass protest against the country's ruling generals, amid international calls for restrai...
2019-06-30, 14:48

| Sudan braces for strike as protesters pile on pressure Sudan is bracing for a two-day nationwide strike called by protesters to pile pressure on the military to hand power to a civilian administration as ...
2019-05-28, 16:00

Hurricane Lorenzo: Ireland braces itself for powerful storm Damage expected from the largest recorded storm to make it so far east in north AtlanticIreland is bracing for strong winds, downed power lines and c...
2019-10-02, 23:32

Hong Kong braces for violence on eve of National Day celebrations. Here's what to know The People’s Republic of China will mark 70 years since its founding Tuesday, but events in Hong Kong will be muted as the city braces for violence. ...
2019-10-01, 15:32

Aid preparations gear up as Mozambique braces for second massive storm Emergency measures are being stepped up by the UN and partners in northern Mozambique, amid fears that another devastating tropical storm could batte...
2019-05-21, 16:00

UK weather: nation braces for record-breaking heat Weather may spark storms, travel delays and power cuts as temperatures head towards 39CBritain could bake under record-breaking heat as temperatures ...
2019-07-25, 10:32

Rodrigo and Alcacer braces give Spain comfortable win "Two goals from Rodrigo and a passable performance overall gave Spain a comfortable victory over the Faroe Islands. Thanks to Sweden\u0027s home draw...
2019-09-09, 12:32

Yen and bond bulls charge on; Argentina braces for mauling Investors piled into gold, the safe-haven yen and bonds on Monday over nagging concerns about a prolonged U.S.-China trade war and global growth, whi...
2019-08-12, 19:32

After weekend of violence Hong Kong braces for more protests The increasingly violent protests since June have emerged as Hong Kong's most serious crisis in decades and become one of the biggest challenges to C...
2019-08-12, 07:00

US braces for record-breaking heat wave this weekend Most of the US will be blazing hot this weekend as a potentially record-shattering heat wave sets in — with the majority of the country seeing temps ...
2019-07-19, 18:00

Florida braces for impact as Hurricane Dorian nears Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands were breathing a huge sigh of relief Wednesday night as Hurricane Dorian swung away away from them, resulting...
2019-08-29, 15:16

EU braces for no-deal Brexit or another delay under Boris Johnson The European Union is bracing for either a no-deal Brexit or another delay if Boris Johnson becomes Britain's prime minister next week with a pledge ...
2019-07-16, 15:32

SC's Folly Beach braces for Hurricane Dorian Residents in Folly Beach, North Carolina are using their past experience with intense storms as they ready their homes and decide whether to heed eva...
2019-09-04, 02:32

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for hit Hurricane Dorian gained strength as it crept closer to Florida's coast on Friday, raising the risk that parts of the U.S. state will be hit by strong...
2019-08-30, 16:16

What is the difference between a Typhoon and Hurricane? Two major tropical storms have hit parts of the world this week, with Hurricane Florence targeting the US East Coast and Super Typhoon Mangkhut set t...
2019-10-12, 06:00

Hong Kong braces for mass anti-government rally Hong Kong braced for a major anti-government rally planned for Sunday after an unusually calm Saturday night in what has been a summer of violent pro...
2019-08-18, 08:00

London City Airport braces for possible shutdown by climate protesters London City Airport was braced for disruption on Thursday after climate-change protesters Extinction Rebellion vowed to occupy its terminal and shut ...
2019-10-10, 03:00

Louisiana braces for latest turn of the screw on abortion rights The state legislature is to vote on a bill banning terminations after six weeks but so-called Trap laws have already severely restricted accessKathal...
2019-05-29, 17:32

'There's no way to stop this': Oakland braces for the arrival of tech firm Square Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has signed a deal to move his payments company to Oakland – which activists say will only exacerbate an already brutal housin...
2019-07-02, 12:32

Activists target airport as Hong Kong braces for more protests Multiple protests are planned for Friday, including a march by accountants to government headquarters and a "Baltic Chain" event where protesters wil...
2019-08-23, 04:48

Trump Declares State Of Emergency As New Orleans Braces For Storm US President Donald Trump has declared a state of emergency as Tropical Storm Barry bears down on New Orleans, as the southern city braces for extrem...
2019-07-12, 14:00

Trade-heavy Wash. state braces for Chinese tariffs As a new round of tariffs by China take effect, trade-dependent Washington state braces for more impacts on its economy. (May 29)    ...
2019-05-30, 02:48

One killed, dozens hurt by Ohio tornadoes as U.S. Midwest braces for more Tornadoes pulverized western Ohio early on Tuesday, killing one person, injuring scores of others and requiring emergency officials to send out snowp...
2019-05-28, 19:00

As China Auto Sales Slow, Industry Braces for New Regulations China’s auto sales declined for an 11th straight month in May as a prolonged downturn in the country’s automotive sector showed no sign of easing and...
2019-06-12, 15:00

Fitch downgrades Hong Kong as city braces for more protests Global credit rating agency Fitch Ratings on Friday downgraded Hong Kong's long-term foreign currency issuer default rating to "AA" from "AA+" follow...
2019-09-06, 08:32

Engineers 3-D print flexible mesh for ankle and knee braces Hearing aids, dental crowns, and limb prosthetics are some of the medical devices that can now be digitally designed and customized for individual pa...
2019-06-19, 17:00

New Orleans braces for Mississippi flooding as storm Barry bears down Some residents and visitors prepared to flee New Orleans on Thursday as Tropical Storm Barry closed in and city officials warned of severe flooding i...
2019-07-11, 20:48

Tropical Storm Dorian: Puerto Rico Braces for Possible Hurricane Forecasters said Dorian would move through the Caribbean and might approach Puerto Rico as a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall in the Domin...
2019-08-26, 23:16

Hong Kong braces for fresh protests as tensions mount Members of China's paramilitary police practiced crowd control in a stadium near Hong Kong as the city prepared for a new wave of protests. Activists...
2019-08-17, 07:32

Trade-heavy Washington state braces for Chinese tariffs As a new round of tariffs by China take effect, trade-dependent Washington state braces for more impacts on its economy. (May 29)    ...
2019-05-30, 13:32

Rhian Brewster braces for lift-off after helping Liverpool hit Tranmere for six • Tranmere 0-6 Liverpool• Youngster scores twice in traditional friendly at Prenton ParkForty days since becoming champions of Europe for a sixth tim...
2019-07-11, 23:32

| Klopp braces for test from 'exciting' Chelsea young guns Jurgen Klopp warned Liverpool on Friday to brace for a fierce fight with the Chelsea youngsters that remind him of the thrilling Borussia Dortmund s...
2019-09-21, 08:32

Who Wrote 'Stairway to Heaven'? Music Industry Braces for Lawsuits In deciding that Katy Perry’s hit “Dark Horse” copied a Christian rap song, a federal jury contributed to what music executives worry is a growing tr...
2019-08-05, 04:16

With Barry bearing down, Gulf Coast braces for up to 24 inches of rain As Barry strengthened Thursday and inched closer to shore, residents in the Gulf states were rushing to prepare ahead of the storm's expected landfal...
2019-07-12, 13:16

French city braces for violence after festival-goer’s death The western French city of Nantes has imposed exceptional security measures amid growing public anger over the drowning of a local man following a vi...
2019-08-02, 22:00

Spain braces for more rain after hail piles up during violent storms Cold front heads towards east of country and Balearics as Madrid reels from flash-floodsParts of eastern Spain and the Balearic islands are bracing f...
2019-08-27, 20:48

Hong Kong mops up after weekend of violence, braces for more protests Metro stations in Hong Kong resumed regular service on Monday and streets were being cleaned of debris as the city recovered from another night of vi...
2019-08-12, 08:00

Paris on heatwave alert as France braces for scorching weather Paris authorities on Monday activated a heatwave alert plan for the capital as France prepared for another week of scorching temperatures just a mont...
2019-07-22, 15:48

| Somali state braces for election with risks to regional stability Somalia's southern state of Jubaland is under lockdown ahead of a tense election which has pitted regional authorities against Mogadishu and sparked ...
2019-08-22, 10:16

Hong Kong braces for airport protests after overnight unrest Hong Kong authorities are limiting airport transport services and controlling access to terminals as they brace for a second weekend of disruption fo...
2019-09-07, 05:32

| Bahamas braces as monster Hurricane Dorian heads for US mainland Hurricane Dorian roared towards the Bahamas as the island chain braced for a devastating direct hit, before the monster storm churns up the US coast ...
2019-09-01, 13:16

Ireland braces for damage and flooding as storm Lorenzo nears The Irish Meteorological Service warned on Thursday of coastal flooding and damage as tropical storm Lorenzo approached the country from the Atlantic...
2019-10-03, 23:00

Uber braces for fight over shift in gig-economy work rules Lawmakers in California want to reclassify workers treated as independent contractors, which may dramatically boost costs for Uber, Lyft and other co...
2019-09-12, 03:00

Who is Puerto Rico's next leader? Island braces for a clash The political crisis in Puerto Rico took a turn on Wednesday. The island nation still isn't sure who will become the next leader.   &...
2019-08-01, 05:16

Europe braces for remnants of record-breaking Hurricane Lorenzo Warnings of flash flooding and dangerous high winds have been issued in Europe as remnants of the record-breaking Hurricane Lorenzo approach the cont...
2019-10-02, 11:00

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for direct hit Hurricane Dorian is expected to strengthen into a dangerous Category 3 storm on Friday with winds of at least 111 mph (178 km/h) as it heads towards ...
2019-08-30, 10:48

Hurricane Dorian: Florida braces as storm fears grow Despite the Caribbean escaping largely unscathed, the hurricane is gathering pace as it heads towards the US mainland. President Trump has canceled a...
2019-08-30, 07:48

World Cup games cancelled due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled pool games between England and France as well as New Zealand's match against Italy due to the risk from Typ...
2019-10-10, 09:00

France-England match off because of typhoon England's World Cup match against France is called off because of Typhoon Hagibis, but Scotland must wait on their crucial game, while Ireland's fixt...
2019-10-10, 20:32

The aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis – in pictures Japan’s Typhoon Hagibis made landfall south of Tokyo on Saturday evening with heavy rain, which flooded the city and surrounding areas. The death tol...
2019-10-14, 10:48

All Eyes on the Levees: Amid Flooding, New Orleans Braces for a Potential Hurricane The streets of New Orleans were flooded Wednesday night as a slow-moving storm system approached the city. But with even more rain expected to deluge...
2019-07-11, 18:32

GM's partner in China, SAIC, braces for first annual sales drop, report says China deliveries at SAIC General Motors are projected to slide by almost 8 percent to 1.82 million vehicles in 2019 while sales at SAIC's joint ventu...
2019-07-19, 23:32

Thousands in pro-police rally as Hong Kong braces for another mass protest Tens of thousands gathered in Hong Kong on Saturday to voice support for the police and call for an end to violence, after a wave of protests against...
2019-07-20, 21:16

Hong Kong braces for fresh protests as marchers set to defy police ban Hong Kong protesters readied to take to the streets again on Sunday, defying a police ban on marches in the Chinese-controlled territory and continui...
2019-08-11, 08:32

Hong Kong Mops Up, Braces For Fresh Protests After National Day Violence Hong Kong awoke to widespread damage on Wednesday and calls for more protests following some of the most violent clashes in nearly four months of unr...
2019-10-02, 06:00

Trump team braces GOP donors for a potential ‘moderate and short’ recession The White House is weighing cuts to corporate and payroll taxes, among other measures, to cushion the U.S. economy if an election-year recession hits...
2019-08-21, 05:16

3 Lakh Evacuated, 70 Trains Cancelled As Gujarat Braces For Cyclone Vayu The Western Railways cancelled 70 trains and curtailed the journeys of 28 others as Cyclone Vayu inched closer to the Gujarat coastline, growing stro...
2019-06-12, 23:32

Puerto Rico braces for rain, power outages as Dorian nears Tropical Storm Dorian has dumped rain on the Windward Islands of the eastern Caribbean as it gathers power on a path to brush past Puerto Rico’s sout...
2019-08-27, 19:16

Hong Kong Protest Live Updates: City Braces for More Demonstrations A march was planned against an unpopular extradition bill, one day after the government agreed to postpone a vote and less than a week after protests...
2019-06-16, 08:00

Hong Kong braces for new mass protests against planned extraditions to China Hong Kong braced for strikes, transport go-slows and another mass demonstration in protest against a proposed extradition law that would allow people...
2019-06-11, 15:00

Samsung heir braces for top court ruling in ex-president bribery case Samsung Group will discover the fate of its de facto leader on Thursday as South Korea's Supreme Court rules whether to uphold the bribery conviction...
2019-08-29, 03:48

| Hong Kong braces for mass rally on China handover anniversary Hong Kong braced for another mass rally Monday as the city marks the anniversary of its handover to China, with attendance at an annual pro-democracy...
2019-07-01, 03:48

As Dorian looms, Florida's Space Coast braces for possible unprecedented impact As Hurricane Dorian advances on a course likely to slam the Florida peninsula within days, U.S. space agencies and aerospace companies are sheltering...
2019-08-30, 02:16

Florida braces for major Hurricane Dorian amid statewide emergency Americans along a great portion Florida's Atlantic coastline are scrambling to prepare for Hurricane Dorian -- the storm brewing in the Caribbean for...
2019-08-30, 00:48

Bahamas braces for Dorian on Sunday as Floridians uneasily watch tracking Residents of the Bahamas were bracing for Hurricane Dorian's arrival Sunday morning as people around 200 miles west along the entire Florida coast we...
2019-08-31, 17:16

Barry strengthens into category 1 hurricane; Gulf Coast braces for impact Tropical Storm Barry is making its final approach toward the Gulf Coast on Saturday morning. Residents in the region who weren't put under voluntary ...
2019-07-13, 17:48

Hong Kong braces for second mass rally as protesters keep pressure on Carrie Lam Chief executive’s suspension of work on extraditions bill rejected by protest leaders as not enoughHong Kong is bracing for another mass rally on Sun...
2019-06-16, 04:16

Jurgen Klopp Braces For Test From "Exciting" Chelsea Young Guns Jurgen Klopp is braced for a fierce fight with the Chelsea youngsters that remind him of the thrilling Borussia Dortmund sides that took Germany and ...
2019-09-21, 11:32

Trump approves N.C. emergency declaration as Atlantic coast braces for Dorian U.S. President Donald Trump approved North Carolina's emergency declaration Tuesday night as Coastal regions from Florida to Virginia remained on the...
2019-09-04, 08:32

Renault's Dacia budget brand braces for costly EU emissions rules Dacia, which has been a bright spot for Renault, could become a drag on its parent, underscoring the challenge facing automakers to meet the European...
2019-08-14, 13:32

New limits on rail travel as Hong Kong braces for airport protest Anti-government protesters have targeted the airport before, occupying the arrivals hall, blocking approach roads and setting street fires in the nea...
2019-09-22, 06:32

Hong Kong braces for mass protests over controversial extradition bill HONG KONG — Opponents of legislation in Hong Kong that would allow criminal suspects to be extradited to mainland China are planning more protests an...
2019-06-11, 19:32

Puerto Rico is in Dorian’s bull’s-eye: Three things to know as island braces for the storm Puerto Ricans are bracing for Tropical Storm Dorian, which is expected to hit the island Wednesday afternoon and evening. The storm presents itself a...
2019-08-28, 21:48

Ethiopian city braces for protests as activists promise to declare new region Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government, with some res...
2019-07-18, 00:16

Arkansas community braces for flooding impact on Memorial Day weekend: 'Keep everybody in your prayers' Historic flooding in Northwest Arkansas has residents and business owners preparing for the wors as the National Weather Service warned of a "dangero...
2019-05-27, 02:00

North Carolina governor: One dead as state braces for Hurricane Dorian North Carolina emergency officials are reporting the first death in the state related to Hurricane Dorian as residents brace for the Category 2 storm...
2019-09-04, 22:00

Afghanistan braces for deadly attacks as Taliban vow to disrupt presidential election A deadly suicide bombing this week near an election rally in central Afghanistan where President Ashraf Ghani was due to speak came as a sharp remind...
2019-09-19, 11:32

FBI to assist in Portland as city braces for dueling Antifa, right-wing protests Portland, Ore., is gearing up for a set of dueling rallies this weekend that is expected to bring an informal coalition of right-wing groups-- some o...
2019-08-14, 06:00

Tiny Nevada town near secretive Area 51 braces for alien hunters Connie West, co-owner of an alien-themed motel in the tiny U.S. desert outpost of Rachel, Nevada, believes they are coming no matter what. Not aliens...
2019-08-21, 18:48

Hong Kong mops up after fresh violence, braces for October 1 anniversary Hong Kong cleaned up on Monday and train services in the city resumed, after another weekend of sometimes violent protests that saw pro-democracy act...
2019-09-23, 17:00

Puerto Rico governor refuses to resign as island braces for big protest Puerto Rico's governor on Sunday said he would not seek re-election next year but refused to resign as the island braced for more protests by demonst...
2019-07-22, 03:16

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...
2019-10-11, 12:32

F1 cancels all Saturday running due to Typhoon Hagibis Organisers of Japan's Formula One Grand Prix have canceled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon...
2019-10-11, 11:00

Typhoon forces cancellation of key World Cup games Two Rugby World Cup matches scheduled for Saturday have been canceled on safety grounds as Super Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan, tournament organiz...
2019-10-10, 23:32

10 must-try ramen shops in Tokyo Ramen is Japan’s national obsession – and there more than 10,000 shops to choose from in Tokyo alone. Three local experts choose their favourites‘Ram...
2019-09-16, 17:00

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics: What You Need to Know Whether your flights are booked or you’re just now considering going, here are some insider hints and helpful advice to ensure a memorable time in Ja...
2019-10-02, 03:00

When Yu-Gi-Oh! Meets Tokyo Fashion Recently Tokyo high schooler Makocha was featured on the popular Tokyo Fashion Instagram account, wearing hoodie, cutout pants, Dr. Martens and Yu-Gi...
2019-07-11, 15:16

Bar Martha, Tokyo, where the customer isn’t always right Listen, don’t talk. And remember, the man behind the decks does not take requests. Follow these simple edicts and you’ll thoroughly enjoy this idiosy...
2019-09-30, 18:32

Hong Kong braces for weekend of mass protests ahead of China's National Day Ahead of China's National Day, protesters are expected to march the streets on Sept. 28 to commemorate the 5th anniversary of the Umbrella Movem...
2019-09-27, 16:00

New Orleans braces for flooding, Trump declares emergency ahead of Storm Barry New Orleans braced for severe flooding with residents told to hunker down as a growing tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico headed for landfall ...
2019-07-12, 13:48

Hong Kong braces for weekend of protests as leader fails to appease activists Protesters plan to block traffic to the city's international airport on Saturday, a week after thousands of demonstrators disrupted transport li...
2019-09-06, 21:00

Hong Kong protesters defy mask ban in new round of demonstrations, as city braces for more Hong Kong demonstrators defied a new face mask ban as they took to the streets Saturdays in relatively quieter protests following an evening of viole...
2019-10-06, 03:32

South Korea braces for bumpy ride in U.S. military cost-sharing talks South Korea said arriving at a consensus with the United States on the 11th Special Measures Agreement is not expected to be easy, according to a Sou...
2019-09-26, 17:00

New Orleans braces as Tropical Storm Barry forms; expected to hit as a hurricane Saturday Tropical Storm Barry formed in the Gulf of Mexico and is expected to hit Louisiana and already-soaked New Orleans as a hurricane Saturday.  ...
2019-07-11, 20:32

Haiti Braces for Fresh Round of Protests Amid Calls for President to Resign (PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti) — Opposition leaders are calling for a nationwide push Monday to block streets and paralyze Haiti’s economy as th...
2019-09-30, 07:32

Hong Kong police make fresh arrests, city braces for further protests Hong Kong police said on Sunday they arrested more than 20 people after violent clashes with anti-government protesters overnight, as the Chinese-con...
2019-08-04, 09:48

As Hurricane Dorian pushes north, South Carolina braces for flooding not seen in decades Hurricane Dorian beat a steady path north on Wednesday, as residents of coastal South Carolina braced for the region's worst flooding in 30 year...
2019-09-05, 01:00

Hong Kong braces for 'violent attack' on sensitive Chinese anniversary: police Hong Kong authorities are preparing for a day of chaos on the city's streets on Tuesday, the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republi...
2019-09-30, 18:32

Houston: Islamic group hosts Sanders and Castro and braces for rightwing rally Several dozen counter-protesters outnumber small group of far-right demonstrators as 2020 contenders speak inside conventionIn Houston on Saturday, a...
2019-08-31, 21:48

Hong Kong braces for annual handover rally as fresh protests erupt Thousands of protesters faced off with riot police early on Monday, the anniversary of Hong Kong's return to Chinese rule, ahead of an annual rally t...
2019-07-01, 06:48

Puerto Rico, still recovering from Hurricane Maria, braces for Tropical Storm Karen The National Weather Service issued a Tropical Storm Watch for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Karen is expected to pass near them Tuesday. ...
2019-09-23, 06:00

Justin Trudeau seeks to repeat 2015 surge as Canada braces for election The prime minister is likely to call a vote for next month in which the environment, populism and Trump are all expected to featureWith the aura of h...
2019-09-05, 05:32

Hong Kong braces for huge protests on anniversary of China handover – live Anti-Beijing protesters block key streets as key date marking 1997 transition coincides with anger about controversial extradition lawFull story: Ant...
2019-07-01, 03:48

Puerto Rico braces for Dorian emergency as storm blows past Barbados Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic braced for tropical storm Dorian on Tuesday as it churned west-northwest, with officials cautioning that it co...
2019-08-27, 19:48

Hurricane Dorian gains strength as Florida braces for potential ‘monster’ storm Landfall anticipated early Tuesday on state’s east coast with maximum sustained winds of 140mphResidents of Florida braced for what could be a histor...
2019-08-30, 22:48

Hong Kong braces for weekend protests as leader fails to appease activists Hong Kong is bracing for more demonstrations this weekend, with protesters threatening to disrupt transport links to the airport as embattled leader ...
2019-09-06, 05:32

Hong Kong braces for more protests as China extradition bill moves forward Society organizations, labor unions and small businesses are rapidly mobilizing despite warnings from Hong Kong’s chief executive not to take “radica...
2019-06-11, 12:32

Hong Kong braces for busy protest timetable ahead of China National Day Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters were planning to rebuild "Lennon Walls" of anti-government graffiti on Saturday as they mark the fifth anniversary...
2019-09-28, 09:00

FP2 could decide Suzuka grid in case of further typhoon disruption The Japanese Grand Prix grid will be set by results from second practice if Formula 1's qualifying session does not take place at its revised time on...
2019-10-11, 06:32

| Hamilton can land KO blow at typhoon-threatened Japanese GP Lewis Hamilton may not be able to clinch a sixth world championship at the Japanese Grand Prix, but knows he can knock all but team-mate Valtteri Bot...
2019-10-09, 11:00

Typhoon makes landfall after China issues alert Typhoon Lekima made landfall in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang early Saturday morning, hours after China issued a red alert about the storm...
2019-08-10, 00:32

32 Dead, One Million Evacuated As Typhoon Hits China The death toll from a typhoon in eastern China rose to 32 on Sunday, with 16 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced f...
2019-08-12, 17:00

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...
2019-10-11, 06:32

Lekima downgraded from super typhoon as it approaches China The storm is expected to weaken further as it approaches China, but should still pack winds of 160 kph -- the equivalent of a Category 2 hurricane. L...
2019-08-09, 21:00

China on red alert as typhoon threatens storm surge China has issued a red alert as a typhoon bringing torrential rain and gales descends on its eastern coast, threatening an intense storm surge up the...
2019-08-09, 17:00

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 28 The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 28 on Sunday, with 20 people missing, state media reported, after torrential rains force...
2019-08-11, 08:32

North Korea bracing for fallout from Typhoon Lingling North Korea state media warned Typhoon Lingling could have had a serious impact on the autumn harvest, amid reports of food shortages in the country....
2019-09-17, 06:32

Powerful Typhoon Bypasses Taiwan and Heads Toward China Hundreds of flights have been canceled in Taiwan and China because of Typhoon Lekima, and officials on the mainland are worried about torrential floo...
2019-08-09, 10:00

Lady Liberty and Typhoon Hagibis: the weekend’s best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including Syria-Turkey border conflicts, Japan’s typhoon and Hong Kong’s...
2019-10-13, 20:48

Nervous Scots no longer laughing about 'Typhoon Haggis' As Tokyo braces for the arrival of Typhoon Hagibis, Scotland fans are no longer laughing at its revised appellation of "Haggis" as they hope it moves...
2019-10-11, 10:32

1 million evacuated as Typhoon Lekima makes landfall Thirteen people were killed and 16 remain missing after Typhoon Lekima made landfall in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang on Saturday, resulti...
2019-08-10, 22:32

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 13 people Thirteen people were killed and 16 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which also caused hundreds ...
2019-08-10, 09:32

Typhoon Lekima: 30 killed in eastern China after landslide Thousands of flights cancelled as natural dam collapses north of WenzhouA powerful typhoon left at least 30 people dead in China, after a landslide b...
2019-08-11, 12:32

18 dead, 14 missing after super typhoon slams China At least 18 people have been killed in China after a powerful super typhoon slammed into the country’s Zhejiang province. Another 14 people wer...
2019-08-11, 01:00

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 18 people Eighteen people were killed and 14 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which caused widespread tra...
2019-08-11, 16:00

Rediscovering Tokyo's historic waterways Hundreds of years ago, Tokyo -- then known as Edo -- flourished around canals, rivers and the sea. Today, the city is rediscovering its watery roots....
2019-08-22, 16:16

Here are 15 Americans who could become stars at Tokyo Olympics With the Tokyo Games a year away, who is poised to follow the likes of Katie Ledecky and Simone Biles in breaking through at the Olympics?  ...
2019-07-24, 17:32

New Toyota LQ concept set for Tokyo launch News 11 Oct, 2019 Toyota’s latest all-electric concept car features Level Four autonomous driving capability and an advanced artificial...
2019-10-11, 13:32

This Tokyo Town Can't Give Away Houses A Tokyo town is giving away houses to draw residents, a sign of the challenges popular cities face: too few houses in some areas, too many in others....
2019-08-14, 00:00

| The rugby-mad duo cycling from Twickenham to Tokyo They survived dogs in Iran and stomach bugs in India ... it's been a madcap adventure for a pair of rugby enthusiasts cycling from Twickenham to Toky...
2019-08-11, 12:32

Visiting Tokyo's Imperial Palace With Emperor Akihito of Japan abdicating, the Imperial Palace in Tokyo will open to the public this week -- a rarity. Here's a guide to visiting Japa...
2019-07-01, 12:16

The vending machines of Tokyo – in pictures Since first visiting Tokyo in the 1990s, the London-based photographer Tim Easley has been fascinated by the city’s colourful vending machines. “They...
2019-09-22, 10:00

Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? With a year to go to the Olympics, we consider who are the contenders for gold medals at Tokyo 2020 The post Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? ...
2019-08-03, 14:00

The Tokyo neighbourhood where people come to disappear For hundreds of years people have come to Sanya in search of labouring jobs, shelter and a sense of belonging – but the area is changing fast, and it...
2019-06-15, 03:32

| Tokyo Olympics to warn on weed In what you might call a joint statement, Tokyo 2020 organisers noted the need to warn countries with cannabis laws that weed isn't allowed in Japan....
2019-06-11, 11:16

Has Tokyo reached ‘peak city’? You could argue that the world’s biggest city has hit a sweet spot: a flatlining population, pervasive transit and little gentrification. But is ‘pea...
2019-06-14, 13:48

Djokovic cruises into second round in Tokyo World number one Novak Djokovic blasted past qualifier Alexei Popyrin 6-4 6-2 on Tuesday to reach the second round of the Japan Open Tennis Champions...
2019-10-02, 05:32

Hong Kong braces for weekend protests as German leader appeals for peaceful solution Hong Kong is bracing for more demonstrations this weekend, with protesters threatening to disrupt transport links to the airport, after embattled lea...
2019-09-06, 08:32

Trump lashes out at Puerto Rico and its politicians as the U.S. territory braces for Tropical Storm Dorian In a morning tweets, the president called the island “one of the most corrupt places on earth.” Earlier, he derided San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz ...
2019-08-28, 23:16

West Coast braces for heat wave, raising fears of wildfires in Northern California Near-record high temperatures are expected to roast the West Coast next week, with gusty winds raising the danger of fire in a region still coping wi...
2019-06-08, 15:48

San Juan braces for an 11th day of protests, amid calls for Puerto Rico's governor to resign San Juan braced on Tuesday for an 11th day of protests calling for the resignation of Puerto Rico's governor over offensive chat messages that have d...
2019-07-23, 12:48

UK weather forecast: Floods hit parts of country as Britain braces for three days of heavy rain Parts of the UK have been hit by flooding after a day of heavy downpours left sections of the transport section struggling to cope amid treacherous t...
2019-09-30, 02:32

Europe weather latest: UK braces for hottest day of the year as deadly heat sweeps continent The UK is bracing for the hottest day of the year so far as a heatwave gripping Europe is expected to cause temperatures to hit an "exceptional peak"...
2019-06-28, 08:48

Tracking Tropical Storm Barry: Louisiana coast braces for season's first hurricane Barry storm track: Where is Barry now?Tropical storm Barry is expected to become a hurricane right before landfall in Louisiana Saturday midday. ...
2019-07-13, 16:48

U.S.-Japan Corn Deal Has Just One Flaw: Japan Doesn't Need the Corn With U.S. corn farmers hammered by the trade war with China, President Trump has said Japan will buy enough to pick up the slack. But not everyone in...
2019-09-08, 12:00

At Least 13 Dead, 16 Missing As Typhoon Lekima Hits East China At least 13 people were killed and 16 others missing in a landslide after Typhoon Lekima lashed eastern China, national television reported Saturday....
2019-08-10, 16:32

Revealed: Typhoon contingency plan was to move matches 14 miles away • Yokohama’s back-up venue was the nearby Tokyo Stadium• Oita and Sapporo explored too late in wake of Typhoon HagibisWorld Rugby’s failure to proper...
2019-10-11, 17:32

Typhoon Lekima Death Toll Rose To 49 In China, 21 Still Missing The death toll from Typhoon Lekima rose to 49 on Tuesday and 21 were still missing after the monster storm wreaked havoc on China's eastern coast, ca...
2019-08-13, 06:00

Woman arrested after Jet2 plane intercepted by Typhoon fighters Airline said ‘extremely disruptive passenger’ forced RAF jets to escort plane back to airportA 25-year-old woman has been arrested after two RAF jets...
2019-06-23, 03:48

Wallabies beat dogged Georgia as Typhoon Hagibis arrives "Australia lurched into the World Cup quarter-finals with an unconvincing 27-8 bonus-point victory over Georgia in their Pool D clash on Friday amid ...
2019-10-12, 04:00

S. Korea working to recover from damage caused by Typhoon Lingling SEOUL, South Korea -- The nation is working to recover Sunday from the damage caused by Typhoon Lingling, which hit the Korean Peninsula with heavy r...
2019-09-09, 08:32

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...
2019-10-10, 08:00

China: Landslide kills dozens as Typhoon Lekima rages Typhoon Lekima is moving northward after hitting eastern Zhejiang province, where it triggered a landslide that has left 28 dead and 20 missing. It d...
2019-08-11, 17:00

Motor racing: F1 cancels all Saturday running due to Typhoon Hagibis Organizers of Japan's Formula One Grand Prix have canceled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon...
2019-10-11, 10:32

Typhoon Lekima strikes China’s east coast, kills at least 18 More than a dozen people have died and more than 1 million forced from their homes as Typhoon Lekima continued to batter down on China’s eastern coas...
2019-08-10, 16:32

Rugby: Italy out as World Cup games called off for first time due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organizers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as ...
2019-10-10, 12:00

Typhoon forces evacuations, flight cancellations in eastern China Hundreds of flights were cancelled and a million people were evacuated from their homes as the third-largest typhoon on record in China hit the east ...
2019-08-11, 12:32

Typhoon Hagibis: recovery and rescue efforts in full swing Military called in after storm kills at least 25 people and causes widespread damageAt least 25 people have died and 15 others are missing after one ...
2019-10-13, 20:48

Taiwan cancels flights, closes schools as typhoon nears Authorities in Taiwan have shut financial markets, canceled flights and put soldiers on standby as the island braces for the powerful Mitag typhoon. ...
2019-09-30, 11:00

Typhoon Hagibis: at least 25 dead as thousands join rescue effort Military called in after worst storm in six decades causes widespread damageAt least 25 people have died and 15 others are missing after one of the m...
2019-10-14, 02:48

Woman dropped from rescue chopper among 19 dead from Typhoon Hagibis Thousands of troops carried out a massive rescue operation across Japan on Sunday as the death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rose to at least 19 — ...
2019-10-13, 20:48

Rugby: France look to weather U.S. challenge as typhoon threat fades The threat of a typhoon may be fading over Fukuoka but the winds of change continue to blow through France at the World Cup as they look to build mom...
2019-09-30, 14:32

Taiwan issues warnings for year's first typhoon as thousands evacuated Taiwan moved thousands of people to safety on Wednesday as the island braced for its first typhoon this year, as airlines canceled domestic flights a...
2019-07-17, 11:16

China issues 'red alert' as super typhoon approaches mainland China's weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast, after forcing fl...
2019-08-09, 03:32

Scotland coach keeps faith as typhoon threatens World Cup chances Scotland faces a premature exit from the Rugby World Cup. Anything other than victory against host Japan in Yokohama Sunday will see the Scots elimin...
2019-10-10, 23:32

Typhoon Lekima strikes China’s east coast, kills at least 22 Nearly two dozen people have died and more than 1 million forced from their homes as Typhoon Lekima continued to batter down on China’s eastern coast...
2019-08-11, 07:32

Typhoon Lekima makes landfall after China issues red alert Typhoon Lekima made landfall in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang early Saturday morning, hours after China issued a red alert about the storm...
2019-08-09, 23:00

Typhoon leaves thousands of South Korean homes powerless High winds have toppled trees, grounded planes and left thousands of South Korean homes without electricity as Typhoon Lingling brushed up against th...
2019-09-07, 03:00

F1 drivers back race organizers to make right call on typhoon Formula One drivers at this weekend’s Japanese Grand Prix said they trust race organizers to make the right call regarding any changes to the event s...
2019-10-10, 17:00