obtained Wednesday a preliminary license from telecom authorities to conduct a field trial of a fourth-generation (4G) mobile communications system in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, the company said.
Ten people were hurt after an eight-car commuter train from Tokyo with around 700 passengers onboard ran into a pile of mud that covered the tracks after a landslide in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture at around midnight Monday.
nuclear-powered aircraft carrier the George Washington left its home port of Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, on Sunday to take part in a joint multinational patrol of the western Pacific.
The city of Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, on Tuesday requested that the government urge the United States to thoroughly investigate the cause of last week's fire on the USS George Washington, which will use the city as a homeport from August, so that a similar incident will never happen again.
YOKOSUKA, Japan - Japan made its third deployment of the ground-based Patriot Advanced Capability-3 interceptor system at a Self-Defense Forces base in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, on Wednesday, under a ballistic missile defense initiative mainly to deal with North Korea.
Eleven people were hurt, five seriously, after an eight-car commuter train around midnight Monday ran into a pile of mud left by a landslide in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, caused by heavy rain, police said.
aircraft carrier George Washington returned to its home port of Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, on Wednesday nearly a month after it left the base following a radiation leak at a tsunami-struck nuclear power plant in northeastern Japan.
The 13,500-ton fleet support ship Mashu set off from its port in Maizuru, Kyoto Prefecture, and the 4,550-ton destroyer Ikazuchi left its base in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, with a total of about 340 crew members.
The five were three women whose husbands worked at a shipbuilding factory in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, one woman whose mother was employed at a cement factory and another woman whose husband worked at Kubota Corp's building materials factory using asbestos.
will halt operation of one of its two production lines at its main plant in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, in July, cutting back its annual domestic production capacity by 15 percent to 1.15 million units, company sources said Thursday.
Two more people have been found to be suffering from radiation exposure at a nuclear fuel production plant in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
Prefecture, the operator of the facility said Saturday, bringing the number of people exposed to radiation in the accident to four.
''The long-held public confidence in the Defense Ministry and the SDF has been seriously damaged due to the recent collision involving an Aegis destroyer as well as various problems since last year,'' Fukuda told 424 graduates at a ceremony at the academy in Yokosuka, Kanagawa