Saitama: Yakuza nabbed over stabbing of 2 fellow gangsters

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Suspect allegedly used a knife to stab the victims in the chest inside a multi-tenant building in the Saitama City on Friday

School apologizes after video purportedly shows teacher assaulting student

Teacher slapped the boy across the face, causing him to fall up against a wall in a hallway

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Tokyo: Man (not named Banksy) arrested for spraying graffiti

Man is suspected of spraying graffiti the text 'Bureau Cat' 15 locations in Minato Ward

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Kanazawa: Man, 80, sets wife on fire in vehicle

Suspect told police in denying the allegations, 'I did not intend to kill'

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Wife of yakuza boss, driver shot in Kawasaki; gunman sought

Gunman used a pistol to shoot the woman, 47, and the 51-year-old driver after they exited a vehicle onto a…

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Saitama: Body of man struck by train hits two women on station platform

Impact sent his body hurtling across the platform, striking two women, aged in the 80s and 20s, police said

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Ex-Bandai employees accused of embezzling ¥200 million

Suspects artificially inflated budgets for the construction of exhibit featuring characters, including from the 'Mobile Suit Gundam' series

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Kabukicho: Pair attacked by mob, robbed of ¥200,000

Victims were returning home on foot after drinking, police said

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Kanagawa: Man lived with corpse of mother for 2 months

Officers entering the premises on Thursday found the decayed corpse covered by a futon on the first floor

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Tokyo cops arrest another member of extortion ring that swindled men in illicit photo scam

Suspect accused a man of taking voyeu photographs of the lower body of a woman at JR Ikebukuro Station in…

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