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Nov 24, 2016

Girl, 16, dead, another injured after falling from Iwate dam

A 16-year-old high school girl was found dead and a 15-year-old seriously injured when they fell from a dam in Morioka, Iwate Prefecture, it was revealed Wednesday. The police are investigating the case as a possible suicide. Morioka Fire Department officials found the two ...

Three bodies found in Gifu home

Nov 18, 2016

Three bodies found in Gifu home

Three bodies have been found in a home in Gifu, with the cause of death suspected to be illness or starvation, police said Friday. Of the three, a man and a woman discovered in the same room appeared to have died more than a ...