Two-time Olympic all-around champion Kohei Uchimura entered the Tokyo Games as a favorite to win gold as an event specialist focusing on high bar, but the Japanese superstar’s quest for an eighth Olympic medal was cut short during the second ...

TOKYO, Japan (NBC) – A coronavirus state of emergency has come into effect in Japan’s capital as new cases rise and athletes begin to arrive with just eleven days to go until the start of the Tokyo Olympics. Tokyo is ...

TOKYO, Japan (NBC) – With the opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics just 15 days away, Japan declared a new state of emergency in the city amid a spike in coronavirus cases, and has banned fans, domestic and international, at ...

MEDFORD, Ore – March 26th, 2019 marks the 74th anniversary of the end of battle for Iwo Jima. The 5-week long invasion of the Japanese island helped shape the outcome of World War II in the Pacific. It’s been nearly ...

Tokyo, Japan (NTV/NBCNC) – Japan’s Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera and U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis agreed Wednesday morning Japan time to strengthen pressure on North Korea during talks over the phone in the wake of Pyongyang’s nuclear blast test this ...

Gold Hill, Ore. — A six-man rafting team is putting Southern Oregon on the map. The U.S.A. Men’s Raft Team will join nearly 100 other teams from 20 to 30 countries around the world to compete for the gold. “It’s controlled carnage… ...

Pyongyang, North Korea – U.S. officials believe North Korea fired a missile capable of reaching Alaska. The two-stage ballistic missile could have a range of at least 3,500 miles and would mark a significant step in the country’s weapons program. ...

(NTV) A 2-year-old boy and his family recently got quite a scare at Japanese zoo. After a staring contest with the toddler a lion rushed toward the boy and tried to jump on him. Fortunately the big cat hit a ...

Kumamoto, Kyushu, Japan – NBC News is reporting a 7.0-magnitude earthquake has struck Japan on Saturday morning. The quake took place just one day after the region was rocked by an earlier 6.4-magnitude quake. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, ...

(NTV/NBC News) A powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake has rattled southern Japan. At least 45 injuries have been reported. The quake struck Kumamoto Prefecture on Japan’s southwestern Kyushu Island at 9:26 p.m. Thursday, local time. Japan’s Meteorological Agency says there is ...

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