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  1. FILE PHOTO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe wave while boarding Air Force

    As party vote inches closer, Abe seeks to turn page on scandal narrative

    Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government sought on Monday to put behind it the worst of a suspected cronyism scandal that has clouded Abe's chances ...
  2. Japan's Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Seiko Noda, who is also minister in charg

    Japan must boost protection for sexual harassment victims, says Abe rival Noda

    A Japanese cabinet minister called on Friday for a law to strengthen relief and protection for victims of sexual harassment, but stopped short of ...
  3. Japan's Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Taro Aso arrives at G-20 plenary

    Japan finance minister Aso says he's not considering resigning

    Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Tuesday he was not considering resigning over recent scandals involving his ministry, including alleged ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers a speech during the annual party conven

    Voter support for Japan's Abe slips amid calls for finance minister to quit

    Voter support for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, battered by accusations of cronyism and other government missteps, slipped in three ...
  5. Japan's Vice Finance Minister Fukuda leaves the ministry after announcing his resignation in T

    Top Japanese finance bureaucrat resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

    Japan's top finance bureaucrat resigned on Wednesday after a weekly magazine said he had sexually harassed several female reporters, the latest ...
  6. President Trump signs executive orders at the White House in Washington

    Trump says US will only rejoin Pacific trade pact if terms are improved

    U.S. President Donald Trump said the United States would only join the Trans Pacific Partnership, a multinational trade pact his administration ...