1. Japan’s Emperor Naruhito has addressed the public at the Imperial Palace for the first time since ascending the throne on Wednesday.
  2. South Korea’s military says North Korea launched short-range projectiles on Saturday morning.
  3. Japanese startup Interstellar Technologies has become the first private firm in the country to send a rocket into space.
May 4, Saturday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Risa Shimizu and Ms. Fumiko Konoe