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NFL mulls expanding video after botched call

Japan: Sports - 17 hours 50 min ago
The NFL will consider allowing video reviews of pass interference calls, according to multiple reports Monday, in the wake of a heartbreaking no-call in the ...

Couple who stole from, robbed prostitutes jailed

Singapore: Today - 17 hours 53 min ago
Victor Loh1 hour 26 min agoSINGAPORE — Angry that a prostitute he hired had failed to turn up at his apartment,

Japan to recommend southwestern islands in Kagoshima and Okinawa for UNESCO listing again

News from Japan - 17 hours 59 min ago
The Cabinet on Tuesday approved a decision to again recommend a chain of southwestern islands as a candidate for UNESCO’s 2020 World Heritage list, after ...

Four men arrested over online romance scam after woman cheated out of millions of yen

News from Japan - 18 hours 5 min ago
Four men were arrested Tuesday for allegedly scamming several women out of large amounts of money by feigning romantic interest online.The men approached a number ...

Mystery deepens over human bones used as teaching aids at schools in Japan

News from Japan - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 23:45
The mystery over the recently discovered use of real human bones as skeleton models at schools has continued to deepen.How the real bones were procured ...

Government and firms in Japan will have to show how they are fighting sexual harassment under revised law, sources say

News from Japan - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 23:45
Central and local governments as well as private-sector firms will be required to document the ways they are fighting sexual harassment in their annual action ...

Live-Action Kakegurui Series' 2nd Season Reveals Theme Songs

Anime News Network - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 23:40
BIGMAMA returns for "mummy mummy" theme song, PassCode performs opening song "Ichi ka Bachi ka"

Singapore telco M1's bidders say no plan to raise offer price

Singapore: Today - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 23:33
32 min 24 sec agoSINGAPORE — Singapore conglomerate Keppel Corp and Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) sai

Police bust multimillion-dollar Australia-China baby formula crime ring

Asia/Pacific - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 23:23
Six people have been charged after Australian authorities uncovered a multimillion-dollar crime syndicate stealing baby formula and vitamins from major retailers across Sydney for shipment ...

A decade later, China’s lethal infant milk scandal leaves a legacy of distrust

Asia/Pacific - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 22:59
More than a decade after tainted infant milk powder in China killed six children and exposed institutional neglect of food safety, Chinese parents still don’t ...

Turkish asylum-seeker laments Japan’s system of detention for months on end

News from Japan - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 22:54
Separated from his wife by a transparent barrier in a visiting room at the immigration detention center in Minato Ward, Tokyo, Colak touched it with ...

Doubt/Judge Creator Tonogai Launches Dead Company Manga

Anime News Network - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 22:50
Manga centers on young man with special experience recruited by game developer

Strong 6.1 magnitude quake hits off Indonesia

Asia/Pacific - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 22:48
A strong 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck off the Indonesian coast early Tuesday, but no tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of ...

'Saint Seiya Origin' Manga Will Get New Series Set in Poseidon Arc

Anime News Network - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 22:02
2-chapter short manga ran on December 19, January 19

Hay fever season predicted to arrive in mid-February across much of Japan

News from Japan - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 21:48
If you suffer from hay fever and live in eastern or western Japan, forecasters recommend starting treatment as soon as possible.This spring’s pollen season is ...

Live-Action Touken Ranbu Film Opens at #5

Anime News Network - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 20:15
2nd Made in Abyss compilation film opens at #1 in mini-theater rankings

Joshi Kausei TV Anime About High School Girls Reveals Cast, Staff, April Premiere

Anime News Network - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 19:45
Rika Tachibana, Tomomi Mineuchi, Yurika Kubo star in anime by studio Seven

Chaperones on Kentucky high school trip defends students

America: CNN - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 19:26
Parents who chaperoned Kentucky high school students who were captured in a viral video mocking a Native American elder on a class trip are defending the teenagers.

Yatogame-chan Kansatsu Nikki TV Anime About Nagoya Announces More Cast, Character Designer

Anime News Network - Mon, 01/21/2019 - 19:15
Spring anime casts Yūki Wakai, Mikako Komatsu with Satsuki Hayasaka as character designer