National Sep 23, 2016

Sagamihara massacre site to be razed, rebuilt

The Kanagawa Prefectural Government decided Friday to raze and rebuild the Sagamihara care home that became the scene of Japan's worst mass killing in postwar history. The prefectural government held a meeting the same day to discuss ways to protect and revitalize the Tsukui Yamayuri ...

National Jul 29, 2016

Care facility killer came armed with multiple weapons, say police sources

The alleged perpetrator of Tuesday's deadly knife rampage at a residential care facility for people with disabilities appears to have thoroughly planned the attack, bringing with him at least five knives, two hammers and other tools, investigative sources said Friday. Satoshi Uematsu, a 26-year-old former ...