May 16, 2016 7:27 pm
Japanese authorities said there was no danger of a tsunami.
April 18, 2016 10:15 am
Factories for major manufacturers including Toyota, Sony and Honda were closed, causing supply chain disruptions around the country.
April 18, 2016 9:41 am
The Nuclear Regulation Authority said it was monitoring the situation closely at four nuclear power stations.
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.
April 16, 2016 8:13 am
Japan earthquake: The exact number of casualties remained unclear as rescue efforts continued to unfold Saturday.
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
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.
April 01, 2016 3:16 pm
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February 17, 2015 8:54 am
The quake's epicenter was at a depth of about 10 kilometers (6 miles).
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.