First there was soda, carbonated sugar water that was sure to expand your waistline. Then there was "diet" soda, which didn't add any calories to the equation but was sweetened with chemicals that may not be so great for you.
Now, in Japan, there is something called Pepsi Special. This drink is so chock-full of chemicals -- mainly indigestible dextrin -- that there are claims it can actu
The team from Tokyo, Japan has taken America's favorite pastime to a new level. Noriatsu Osaka had three home runs and a triple, as the team from Tokyo, Japan beat Goodlettsville, Tennessee, 12-2, on Sunday in the championship game of the 2012 Little League World Series in South Williamsport, PA.
The earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan back in March continues to devastate the country. Many people have moved away from the areas affected by the nuclear fallout near the Fukushima power plant that was heavily damaged.
The depression that many are experiencing is now causing a major spike in suicides. Get the story after the jump.
One of today’s most-viewed videos on YouTube Japan shows sportswriter Hirotada Ototake throwing the ceremonial first pitch at the May 6th baseball game between Seibu and Rakuten.
After watching this video, you should never complain about your life, ever again. Read more and watch the video after the jump.
Japan suffered from a large aftershock earthquake measuring 7.4 on the magnitude chart. There was a tsunami warning issued that was lifted after only 90 minutes. Watch the live video footage taken during the quake.
Dog lovers heads-up, even though this story has a happy ending it's still kind of a tear jerker. Ban, the two year old dog who was rescued about one mile off the coast of Japan Friday by the Japanese Coast Guard, has been reunited with her owner. Read more and watch the reunion after the jump.
Many of you are wondering how you can help the Japanese people, in the wake of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that has struck the island nation. Here are some organizations involved in the rescue and recovery effort that you can donate to.