Waterfall-like rain eases in Japan, but 27 dead

Thousands of homes and hundreds of roads were damaged, and hundreds of landslides were reported.

Governments urged to ensure journalists` security

Over the last 10 years, more than 500 journalists have lost their lives.

Japan hangs 3, 1st executions since 2010: Reports

Capital punishment in Japan is usually ordered only for inmates convicted of multiple murders.