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Police in Japan Arrest Alleged ‘Black Widow’ Who Outlived Seven Partners

Police in Japan Arrest Alleged ‘Black Widow’ Who Outlived Seven Partners

Police in Kyoto, Japan, arrested a woman Wednesday on suspicion of poisoning her husband and it may turn out that this wealthy 67-year-old is another ‘black widow,’ who has dispatched up to six previous partners, getting rich from insurance money and other assets passed on to her by the deceased men. Although nothing has been […]

Japan Strengthening Military Despite Lingering Controversies

Japan Strengthening Military Despite Lingering Controversies

Japan is looking to strengthen its military despite some lingering controversies largely stemming from the island nation’s history of aggression during World War II. It invaded numerous nations during that time, and many felt that it was responsible for committing atrocities that amounted to war crimes. To the present day, Japan is accused, by many of these same countries […]

Earthquake by Coast of Japan

Earthquake by Coast of Japan

Just before 11 am local time, an earthquake struck just off of the coast of Japan by the Iwate region. It registered a magnitude of 4.9 and was at a depth of about 27 kilometers. It struck approximately 132 kilometers East Northeast of the city of Miyako. This is one of the largest seismic events […]

Economic Development for Rwanda Has Japan Support: Boston Sale

Economic Development for Rwanda Has Japan Support: Boston Sale

A Japanese woman is leading economic development through self-supportive skills in Rwanda, as well as across the world. Many of those participating in the project from this Central/Eastern Africa country survived a massive genocide 20 years ago. Masayo Kodama, the founder of the nonprofit organization (NPO), Reborn Kyoto, is coming to Boston November 13-16. This […]

Japan Struck With Typhoon

Japan Struck With Typhoon

  Typhoon Vongfong struck Japan with winds of up to 180 kilometers per hour and massive downpours of rain. The typhoon has already injured at least 35 people after hitting Okinawa and moving on to Kyushu in the southern part of the country. A slow-moving storm, evacuation warnings were able to be issued prior to […]

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