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F-35A pilots from the 388th and 419th Fighter Wing prepare for takeoff as part of a combat power exercise at Hill Air Force Base, Utah.

Japan is loading up on F-35s for an aircraft carrier meant to check China

With an eye on China's growing military might, Japan wants to arm itself with aircraft carriers and a lot of American-made stealth fighters.

Japan is planning to launch fighters from aircraft carriers for the first time since World War II

Japan has unveiled plans for its first aircraft carrier since 1945, a move perhaps aimed at curbing Chinese assertiveness in contested waterways nearby.

5 missing US Marines declared dead after plane crash off the coast of Japan

"Every possible effort was made to recover our crew," a Marine Corps commander said.
Masayoshi SonCEO of SoftBank

Softbank prices its $23.5 billion IPO — one of the biggest of all time

The Japanese conglomerate SoftBank on Monday announced that it will raise 2.65 trillion yen, or $23.5 billion, through an initial public offering.
Then-Capt. Isoroku Yamamoto, Japanese naval attache to the US, with US Secretary of the Navy Curtis D. Wilbur in the late 1920s.

Here’s how the US pulled off a daring mission to take out the mastermind of the attack on Pearl Harbor

The US advance into Japanese-held territory in the Pacific started slowly, but by 1943, US forces were in position for vengeance.

Millions of Japanese homes are abandoned, and owners are giving them away for free

Millions of Japanese homes are abandoned throughout the country. Owners have started giving them away for free.

Unforgettable photos from the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, 77 years ago today

On December 7, 1941, the US fleet at Pearl Harbor were unaware that Japanese bombers were headed toward America's most important Pacific base.

The remarkable stories behind 5 iconic photos of the Pearl Harbor attack

One is of a small boat rescuing a crew member in front of the USS West Virginia, a battleship that has a very sad story attached to it.
Qorygore and Logan Paul in Japan's Aokigahara "suicide forest."

Another YouTube star took a video of a dead body in a Japanese ‘suicide forest’

YouTube star Qorygore posted a video of a dead body in a Japanese suicide forest, less than a year after Logan Paul did the same thing.
US Navy F/A-18E Super Hornets from Strike Fighter Squadron 115, Marine Corps Air Station, Iwakuni, during Valiant Shield 18 out of Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, September 17, 2018.

Crash of 2 Marine Corps aircraft over Japan leaves 5 missing as a search-and-rescue operation unfolds

The two planes were reportedly taking part in a regularly scheduled aerial-refueling training.