US Travel Warning Issued Ahead of Tokyo Olympic GamesThe U.S. State Department issued a strong warning Monday -- do not travel to Japan -- the site of the 2021 Olympic Games.
COVID Survivor Recalls Dark Days After Airlift From Cruise Ship To TravisMark Jorgensen was among the Diamond Princess Cruise passengers airlifted from Japan to Travis Air Force Base just over a year ago.
Virtual Lawrence Livermore Lab Protest Held On 75th Anniversary Of Hiroshima BombingBay Area nuclear war protesters held their annual rally at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory virtually on Thursday, the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima to call for an end to nuclear weapons.
Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise Ship Evacuees At Travis Increases To 12Health officials from the CDC confirmed Wednesday that a total of 12 patients evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan to Travis Air Force Base have been isolated at Bay Area hospitals with possible coronavirus symptoms.
Case Of Coronavirus, Possible Second Case Under Quarantine In NapaA single confirmed case of novel coronavirus evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan is currently under isolation at Queen of the Valley Medical Center, according to health officials.
Wuhan Evacuees Released From Travis Coronavirus Quarantine, Begin To Journey HomeWuhan evacuee Yanjun Wei hugged her baby daughter and husband tightly. She had dreamed of the day her family would be united ever since she and her two small children were airlifted out China and taken to Travis Air Force base to undergo a 14-day coronavirus quarantine.
Coronavirus Evacuees Get Ready To Return Home As More Arrive At Travis AFBSamuel Roth will travel to Travis Air Force Base to pick up his wife and two young daughters, ages 5 and 11 months on Tuesday, as their 14-day quarantine wraps up.
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.