Krosa Leaves 1 Dead In Western Japan

KROSA LEAVES 1 DEAD IN WESTERN JAPAN

A severe tropical storm has barreled through western Japan, leaving one person dead and more than 30 others injured.

Officials are urging people across a wide area to stay alert for swollen rivers, strong winds, high waves and landslides.

Heat Wave Left 45 Dead In Tokyo In A Week

Heat wave left 45 dead in Tokyo in a week

As extreme heat hits Japan, Tokyo authorities say 45 people have died in the metropolitan area in the week through Wednesday due to suspected heatstroke.

Police and the Medical Examiner's Office say the victims had ages ranging from the 40s to the 90s.

Police Identify All The Dead In Kyoto Arson Attack

Police identify all the dead in Kyoto arson attack

Police say they have identified all the people who died in last week's arson attack on an animation studio in Kyoto City, western Japan.

Thirty-four people died and 34 were injured after a man used gasoline to set fire to Kyoto Animation's number one studio on the morning of July 18.

33 Dead In Suspected Arson At Kyoto Anime Studio

33 dead in suspected arson at Kyoto anime studio

Police say 33 people were killed and 35 others were wounded by fire after a suspected arson attack at an animation studio in Japan's western city of Kyoto.

An unidentified man poured what appeared to be gasoline at the entrance to the first floor of the Kyoto Animation studio on Thursday.

Fire Dept.: 33 Dead In Suspected Arson In Kyoto

Fire dept.: 33 dead in suspected arson in Kyoto

Fire department officials in Kyoto said they have confirmed 33 people died in a suspected arson attack in Kyoto. They say 36 others were injured.

The fire broke out around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday at the studio of Kyoto Animation. It took firefighters nearly five hours to extinguish the blaze. Officials say about 70 people were in the building at the time of the fire.

At Least 16 Dead In Suspected Arson In Kyoto

At least 16 dead in suspected arson in Kyoto

Police say at least 16 people have died in a suspected arson attack in Kyoto. Dozens more are injured and some others are without vital signs.

The fire broke out around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday at the studio of Kyoto Animation. It took firefighters nearly five hours to extinguish the blaze. Officials say about 70 people were in the building at the time of the fire.

Police: 12 Dead In Suspected Arson Attack

Police: 12 dead in suspected arson attack

Police say at least 12 people have died and many others are unaccounted for in a suspected arson attack at an animation studio in Kyoto.

Police say a man poured what appeared to be gasoline inside Kyoto Animation's studio and set fire to the building shortly after 10:30 am on Thursday.

One Dead, At Least 35 Injured In Kyoto Fire

One dead, at least 35 injured in Kyoto fire

Police in the city of Kyoto, western Japan, say investigations have confirmed multiple deaths in a fire at an animation studio.

Neighbors reported the fire at Kyoto Animation's studio at around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday. They say they heard what sounded like an explosion, after which they saw smoke.

Student's Corpse In Fridge, Father Dead

Student's corpse in fridge, father dead

The body of an 18-year-old college woman has been found in a refrigerator at a shop selling Japanese sweets in Tokyo. Her father was discovered hanging from a tree several hours later.

Police uncovered the corpse of Ibuki Kizu at about 12:50 a.m. on Sunday in the refrigerator of her family's shop.

Body Of Student Found In Fridge, Father Found Dead

Body of student found in fridge, father found dead

An 18-year-old college student has been found dead in a refrigerator at a Japanese confectionary shop in Tokyo. Her father was found several hours later after killing himself.

Police found the body of Ibuki Kizu at about 0:50 a.m. on Sunday in the refrigerator at the family's shop in Arakawa ward after her mother had told police that she could not contact her daughter and husband.

Crewmember Found Dead In Sunken Freighter

Crewmember found dead in sunken freighter

A crewmember has been found dead inside a cargo ship that sank off eastern Japan in a collision with another freighter on Sunday. The Japan Coast Guard is searching for two others who are still missing.

Coast Guard divers on Tuesday found the crewmember inside the ship, which is now lying on its side on the seabed at a depth of about 30 meters.

One Girl, Alleged Attacker Dead In Mass Stabbing

One girl, alleged attacker dead in mass stabbing

Police say one child is dead and 17 others are injured following a mass stabbing near Tokyo. They say the alleged attacker has also died of self-inflicted wounds.

The incident took place on a road near a park in Kawasaki City on Tuesday morning.

One Girl Confirmed Dead In Kawasaki Stabbings

One girl confirmed dead in Kawasaki stabbings

Police say an elementary schoolgirl has been confirmed dead following a mass stabbing near Tokyo.
Police also say they took into custody a man who stabbed himself in the neck. He later died.

The incident took place on a road in a residential district in the city of Kawasaki on Tuesday morning.