- Reports: 2 dead after man sets self on fire on Japan train Updated: Jun-30-15 1:46 am
TOKYO - A passenger on one of Japan's high-speed bullet trains set himself on fire Tuesday, filling a carriage with smoke, Japanese officials said. National broadcaster NHK said the man and a female passenger were dead.
- J-League side Cerezo opts not to extend Forlan's contract Updated: Jun-06-15 8:44 am
OSAKA, Japan - Uruguay forward Diego Forlan will not be offered a contract extension, the president of his J-League second-division side Cerezo Osaka said Saturday.
- Halilhodzic names 25-man Japan squad for World Cup qualifier Updated: Jun-01-15 5:02 am
TOKYO - J-League top scorer Takashi Usami and Mainz-bound forward Yoshinori Muto were among 25 players named by Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic on Monday for this month's World Cup qualifier against Singapore and a friendly against Iraq.