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Quake hits Tokyo, eastern Japan cities; no tsunami danger

May 16, 2016 7:27 pm

Japanese authorities said there was no danger of a tsunami.

Japan earthquake: Sony, Toyota lead fall as share market plunges

April 18, 2016 10:15 am

Factories for major manufacturers including Toyota, Sony and Honda were closed, causing supply chain disruptions around the country.

Japan's atomic regulator declares nuclear station to be safe after quake

April 18, 2016 9:41 am

The Nuclear Regulation Authority said it was monitoring the situation closely at four nuclear power stations.

Japan earthquake: Search operations resume as mystery foam fills up city of Fukoma

April 17, 2016 2:16 pm

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says the Defense Ministry is coordinating with the U.S. military in Japan to add U.S. aircraft to the search and recovery effort.

Japan earthquakes kill at least 39, rescue operations underway

April 16, 2016 8:13 am

Japan earthquake: The exact number of casualties remained unclear as rescue efforts continued to unfold Saturday.

Japan earthquake: At least 9 killed, 1,000 injured; nuclear plants safe

April 15, 2016 8:15 am

While the magnitude was much lower than that of the March 11, 2011 quake that touched off a massive tsunami and nuclear meltdowns at Fukushima, the intensity was similar

Japan earthquake kills 9, injures 1,000

April 14, 2016 11:59 pm

Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said at least 19 houses collapsed, and hundreds of calls came in reporting building damage and people buried under debris or trapped inside.

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April 01, 2016 3:16 pm

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Tsunami advisory lifted after quake off northeast Japan

February 17, 2015 8:54 am

The quake's epicenter was at a depth of about 10 kilometers (6 miles).

Strong earthquake hits northern Japan, tsunami and evacuation warnings issued

February 17, 2015 5:38 am

Japanese broadcaster NHK warned residents a one metre-high (three feet) wave was expected to hit the coast of Iwate.