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Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer with one out in the ninth inning as the New York Mets ended the Miami Marlins' five-game winning streak with a 3-1 comeback victory Monday.

The Marlins grabbed the lead in the eighth with three consecutive two-out singles, breaking up Dillon Gee's shutout bid…

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A musicians union has filed a lawsuit against Hollywood studios for outsourcing scores for films including the blockbuster "Interstellar."

The union said that three studios -- Warner Brothers, Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer -- violated a collective bargaining agreement that music for Hollywood films would be produced in the United States…

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Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has visited Washington's Holocaust Memorial to hail a rare hero of Japan's brutal World War II past.

Previously, Abe has faced criticism for his allegedly revisionist views of Japan's own war-time behavior.

But, on the eve of a White House meeting with President Barack Obama, Abe…

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High politics will dominate Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to the White House on Tuesday, but there will still be time for some haute cuisine.

At a state dinner, Abe, U.S. President Barack Obama and hundreds of other guests will tuck into an array of food that links Japan…

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A top notch Michelin-starred sushi restaurant in Tokyo on Monday defended its special reservation rules for foreigners after a report in Japan it had refused to accept a booking from a Chinese customer.

Sushi Mizutani, which has two of the coveted Michelin stars, told AFP it has an "across-the-board policy"…

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Police in Tokyo's Nerima Ward said Tuesday that a dead cat was found at the entrance to an elementary school in Sakuradai. It was the third time this month that dead cats have been found in the neighborhood.

According to police, a teacher made the discovery at around 9 p.m.…

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For Naren Mahat, a 27-year-old Nepali living in Japan, there was a long and painful wait on Saturday between news of a devastating earthquake and, finally, word from family members cut off by bad phone lines and repeated aftershocks.

"If we were there, we could have helped. It's like a…

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Members of a rescue team from Japan transit at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi International Airport Tuesday, en route to Kathmandu, Nepal, to assist with the earthquake relief effort. The Japanese team consists of 70 police, firefighters and coast guard personnel.

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Japan's Takata has expanded the number of alleged incidents related to its defective car airbags to 105 injuries and six deaths, a U.S. lawmaker said Monday.

Takata recently provided updated information to the U.S. Senate Commerce Department said Bill Nelson, the ranking member of the panel.

"Unfortunately, it's more bad…

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Facebook on Monday began rolling out video calling on its Messenger mobile application, enabling face-to-face conversations among users of the app around the world.

With the new feature, users can add video to calls to another person with the same application.

"You can quickly start a video call from any…

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