Travis Air Force Base Prepares For Coronavirus Airlift Of Diamond Princess PassengersAs nearly 230 evacuees near the end of their federally mandated coronavirus quarantine, officials at Travis Air Force base were preparing Saturday for another wave -- this one American passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise ship.
Japan Confirms 39 New Coronavirus Cases, 174 Total On Cruise ShipJapan’s health ministry said Wednesday that 39 new cases of a virus have been confirmed on a cruise ship quarantined at a Japanese port.
Celebrated Japanese Psych Band Returns To Bay AreaAcclaimed Japanese psychedelic hard rockers the Dynamite Masters Blues Quartet aka DMBQ plays it's first Bay Area show in over a decade at the Starline Social Club Tuesday night.
Japanese Prog-Punk Band Tops Bill At KnockoutReunited experimental Japanese trio Green Milk from the Planet Orange brings it's psychotic mix of progressive rock and punk to the Knockout in San Francisco Friday night, topping a high-powered four band bill.
Ichiro Walks Off To Loud Cheers, A's Fall To Mariners In 12 InningsIchiro Suzuki was showered with cheers and chants while taking what appeared to be his final bow in a magnificent career that lasted nearly three decades.
Tsunami Carries Exotic Japanese Fish Across Pacific To MontereyScuba divers in Monterey Bay have made a surprising discovery: an exotic warm water fish, native to the coast of Japan, surviving in the chilly waters.
Breed Defends 'Comfort Women' Memorial After Osaka Cuts Sister City TiesSan Francisco Mayor London Breed on Thursday responded to the mayor of San Francisco’s sister city, Osaka, Japan, after he cut ties between the two cities on Tuesday over San Francisco’s Comfort Women Memorial.
Typhoon Trami Rips Into JapanA powerful typhoon is ripping through Japan and authorities are warning people to brace for heavy winds and rain in areas that include those devastated by a previous storm.
Deadly Earthquake Rocks Northern JapanA powerful earthquake rocked Japan's northernmost main island of Hokkaido early Thursday, triggering landslides that crushed homes, knocking out power across the island, and forcing a nuclear power plant to switch to a backup generator.
3 Dead, Dozens Injured By Quake In Osaka A strong earthquake knocked over walls and set off scattered fires around metropolitan Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, killing at least three people and injuring dozens.
A's, Mariners To Play 2019 MLB Opener In JapanThe Oakland Athletics and Seattle Mariners will play an opening two-game series in Tokyo on March 20 and 21, the fifth time Major League Baseball will start its season in Japan.