ARA News is reporting that al-Qaeda is considering exchanging Japanese hostage Jumpei Yasuda to the Islamic State for an unknown amount of al-Qaeda al-Nusra Front prisoners.


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President Barack Obama became the first sitting president to visit Hiroshima, Japan since the nuclear bomb was dropped in 1945.

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Check out the arrival of Shinsuke Nakamura into the States and the world of World Wrestling Entertainment.

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Japanese condom maker Okamoto has produced a commercial for their Zero One condom featuring a raunchy Tyrannosaurus Rex sex scene. Watch the weird and funny video here.

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Stay up late with us as we check out the live stream presentation of Sony’s Tokyo Game Show 2015 press conference.

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On July 31, the Kyodo news agency reported that a panel of Japanese citizens ruled that three former Tokyo Electric Power Company executives should be indicted for failing to take the precautions to prevent the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster.

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Satoru Iwata, the president of the Japanese video game company Nintendo, has died of cancer at the age of 55, the company announced on Sunday.

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A video of two nearly nude men in Japan singing Do You Want to Build a Snowman? from Frozen while slapping butt cheeks has many people asking, “Why?”

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The March 5 Google Doodle celebrates a man who prevented millions of college students from starving — the inventor of instant ramen noodles.

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ISIS has released a new video featuring Jihadi John standing over 2 Japanese hostages and demanding a $200m ransom. Haruna Yakuwa is a private military contractor.

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ISIS has released a new video featuring Jihadi John standing over 2 Japanese hostages and demanding a $200m ransom. Kenji Goto Jogo is a journalist from Japan.

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Two friends visiting Japan played a confusing Japanese arcade and hit the jackpot of 5,000. They nearly run out of buckets for arcade tokens.

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Find the Asian girlfriend of your dreams.

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Mount Ontake in Nagano prefecture erupted in central Japan. Hikers on the mountain had to run for cover. Here is one of the hiker’s, Kuroda Terutoshi, video.

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Have you ever seen a 441 weight difference in a fight match-up? In Japan, such bizarre battles are common. Find out who wins.

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Check out these cool robots as they hang out with royalty, rock stars, and members of the military.

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