Stories tagged: Tokyo
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 7:33 A.M.
Fire that spread to 140 buildings under control in Japan
A huge fire that spread to about 140 buildings in a small city on Japan’s western coast was brought under control Thursday night after authorities called in extra firefighters to …
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 12:53 P.M.
Supercharged Chicago-to-Tokyo stock trading network in the works
Some of the world’s top trading firms have agreed to build a faster data transmission network between Chicago and Tokyo, according to a person familiar with the matter, a move …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 3, 2016, 10:04 P.M.
Seoul, Tokyo threaten to intercept N. Korean rocket debris
South Korea and Japan vowed to shoot down any debris that falls on their territories from a long-range rocket that North Korea plans to fire this month, with Seoul saying …
MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2012
Mariners seek value for ‘historical’ player
TOKYO – To see Ichiro adored his homeland is a remarkable thing. Which only complicates matters.
MONDAY, FEB. 2, 2009
Eruption rains ash on parts of Tokyo
TOKYO – A volcano erupted near Tokyo early today, spewing a plume of smoke more than a mile high and raining ash down on parts of the city. There were …