crime

Japanese thief returns stolen bicycle, includes written apology and edible gift to say sorry

crime

Chilling manga shows why sleeping with window open can be a dangerous way to beat summer heat

capital punishment

“Don’t let it haunt you,” former correctional officer tells about how Japan performs executions

child abuse

University student saves abused child after chance encounter in the rain

cool

Japan Railways want to build a team of robots to help travelers, catch criminals in its stations

American woman arrested after throwing away massive supply of bullets in Tokyo airport trash can

Anime

Korean authorities seize 530,000 fake Pokémon plushies, show off portion in video【Video】

bakkura

Woman robs own convenience store, becomes the greatest “bakkura” of all

Adachi

Three Tokyo youths arrested for cork hunting, everyone else learns what cork hunting is

Anime

Anime-style art encourages young women to report Japanese train gropers in new posters

crime

Japanese elementary school teacher gets drunk, visits student’s house and beats him with stick