Japanese authorities Tuesday released on bail a Nissan executive accused of a key role in the financial misconduct case involving auto tycoon Carlos Ghosn.
A powerful earthquake hit Japan's northern island of Hokkaido early on Thursday, collapsing walls and some buildings but not triggering a tsunami.
The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years battered the west of the country Tuesday with violent winds and heavy rain.
A powerful typhoon slammed into central Japan early Sunday, prompting local authorities to issue evacuation orders.
A spokesman for Japan's Foreign Ministry has welcomed reports about the recapture of Raqqa, which served as the de facto capital of Daesh militant group.
Diners have no complaints about the service at a pop-up restaurant in central Tokyo.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering calling a snap election as early as next month.
North Korea fired a missile that passed over northern Japan early on Tuesday, the Japanese government said.