Emergency teams are working around the clock, as more rain is expected.
Military and fire department helicopters winched survivors from roofs and balconies in several locations.
Mercedes clinch the constructors' title for the sixth year in a row.
Rescuers carry residents of an aged care facility on their backs to safety.
Lee Nak-yon to attend Emperor Naruhito's enthronement ceremony.
Fans encouraged to arrive at stadium as early as possible.
Ferrari lock out the front row leaving Mercedes to fill the second row.
Among casualties is a man in his 60s found in a flooded apartment in Kawasaki.
Fans advised to not travel to Kamaishi or the venue.
Spokesman for foreign ministry calls it 'a gangster act'.
Crews face unprecedented task of managing one of the biggest storms to hit Japan in decades.
Stores, factories and subway systems have been shut down as a precaution.
Senior player Sam Whitelock admits New Zealand want to play but 'we don't make those decisions'.
Flights, Formula One race, Rugby World Cup matches, train services already cancelled.
Decision made with safety of fans and drivers in mind.
Iran treat 3,500 female fans who came to stadium to a 14-0 goalfest.
Tennis star of Japanese-Haitian heritage eager to play ‘for pride of country’.
England-France and New Zealand-Italy axed, four more games under review.
The long-time Japan resident claimed he was sidelined, eventually fired after exercising his right.
Revelations a further blow to Japan’s nuclear industry struggling since the 2011 Fukushima disaster.
Comes amid public relations crisis sparked by tweet from Houston Rockets executive.
The North Korean fishing vessel capsized after the collision.
The hosts, who turned the tournament upside down when they beat Ireland last week, moved to the top of the pool with 14 points.
Some 7.4% of the respondents want links with the Asian powerhouse to be expanded.