WASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF), citing the consequences of a strong dollar, is downgrading its outlook for the U.S. economy but raising its forecast for Europe and Japan.
TOKYO (AP) — News reports say an Asiana Airlines plane skidded off a runway after landing in western Japan and about 20 passengers received minor injuries.
TOKYO (AP) — A court has issued an injunction ordering two nuclear reactors in western Japan to stay offline, rejecting regulators’ safety approval for the facility ahead of their planned restart later this year.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has lifted an overseas travel ban on a Japanese journalist charged with defaming the South Korean president.
TOKYO (AP) — An International Whaling Commission (IWC) panel says Japan’s revised plan for research whaling in the Antarctic still lacks a convincing explanation of why it needs to kill the mammals.
China’s quarterly growth slows further to 7 percent
Wed, Apr 15, 2015 11:00AM UTC
Lawyers seek lenience for US couple in Bali murder trials
Wed, Apr 15, 2015 10:53AM UTC
IMF cuts forecast for US economy, upgrades Europe and Japan
Wed, Apr 15, 2015 10:09AM UTC