Katsuya Takahashi, the last fugitive connected to the 1995 sarin attack on Tokyo's subway system, after his arrest today. Jiji Press/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Peeled persimmon is a traditional food of Tohoku. Kyodo /Landov hide caption

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In Tokyo today, newspapers printed extra editions to report about the women soccer team's victory in the World Cup. Yoshikazu Tsuno /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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