- Numerous homes in Chiba Prefecture are still without electricity after Typhoon Faxai ripped through the greater Tokyo area on Monday.
- China has announced a plan to exempt some U.S. farm produce from additional tariffs. The move follows the U.S. decision to delay a planned increase in tariffs on Chinese goods.
- The U.S. Treasury Department says it will impose sanctions on three hacking groups it says are backed by the North Korean government.
September 14, Saturday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Risa Shimizu and Ms. Fumiko Konoe