::::::::: THE JAPAN TIMES - JAPAN NEWS :::::::::                    Over 70% of Japan’s most hazardous railroad crossings left untouched in past five years          In tweet tirade, Trump vows to ‘demand’ Justice Department probe claims FBI spied on his campaign at Obama’s behest          Abe urges Coast Guard to fulfill duties to protect nation’s territorial waters          Fukushima Prefecture radiation monitoring posts installed after 3/11 hit by glitches          Parties face test on law aimed at boosting number of female candidates running in public elections          Japan’s Finance Ministry mulls punishments for Sagawa, other civil servants in Moritomo document-tampering scandal          Scandal-hit Toshiba’s giant Times Square TV coming down in cost-cutting measure          Drone deliveries ready to soar in Japan but lingering issues likely to keep post office in business          Pilot schools cash in as drone business takes off in Japan          From office watcher to farm protector and crop duster, unmanned aircraft playing unusual roles          Trump, Moon discuss North Korean threat to scrap landmark summit          China agrees to ramp purchases of U.S. goods, but, $200 billion figure not mentioned          Kilauea lava flow grows hotter; residents airlifted to safety          Japan to dispatch senior diplomat Kenji Kanasugi to Singapore for U.S.-North Korea summit          U.S. trying to move forward after quitting Iran nuclear deal as Europe looks to thwart effort          North Korea demands South Korea send back restaurant workers          Japan’s courts are being asked to define the role of the SDF          Disgraced scientist Haruko Obokata back in public eye with photo spread in weekly magazine          Jets, Alvark advance to B. League Championship final          Shohei Ohtani strikes out nine to lead Angels past Rays          Naoki Ishihara helps Vegalta claim win over Antlers          Skyler Howard leads Seagulls past Frontiers into Pearl Bowl semifinals          Angels manager Mike Scioscia won’t stop Shohei Ohtani from participating in Home Run Derby          Tochinoshin fells Ichinojo to remain unbeaten at Summer Basho          Daisuke Matsuzaka baffles Tigers to pick up second win of season          Sugano still has sights set on majors          Lightning push Caps to brink of elimination          Kohei Uchimura bounces back to win NHK Cup          Chelsea ends year on high with F.A. Cup title          Kemp comes through to help Dodgers sweep doubleheader          Hiroto Kyoguchi defends IBF minimumweight title with victory over Vince Paras          Nadal gets best of rival Djokovic to reach Italian Open final          Cavaliers rout Celtics to get back into series          Alvark edge SeaHorses in overtime in Game 1 of playoff semifinal series          Mai Murakami defends NHK Cup title          Lions’ Shinsaburo Tawata rebounds from loss with six-hit shutout against Buffaloes          Hakuho, Kakuryu record victories          Rays rout slumping Angels          F. Marinos battle past V-Varen          Late goal puts Knights one win from Stanley Cup Final          Sunwolves win second straight for first time in franchise history          Nihon University coach Masato Uchida quits over controversial play          Kei Nishikori falls in Rome quarters          Tomoyuki Sugano clubs solo homer to help his cause, lift Giants over BayStars          Are black people dangerous for Japan?          Tiger in your tank: a kitten named Kenzo          My company didn’t enroll me in the Japanese social insurance program. What to do?          Swedish-Japanese swordsmith forges his destiny in Yamaguchi after trial by fire          When ‘Japanese only’ rules were OK, and other odd Supreme Court cases          Readers reach out to lost friends and family in Japan          Look this way: a dog named Gobo          Swedish life coach channels force of positive thinking          Comedy collective highlights the funny side of Tokyo          Stressed out? 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