Latest News Wires Typhoon Neoguri hammers Okinawa, Japan

Typhoon Neoguri struck the Japanese islands of Okinawa Tuesday with winds of 120 m.p.h., injuring at least 10 people. US bases were shut down and nearly 600,000 people were advised to evacuate their homes. Typhoon Neoguri is forecast to hit the Japan mainland on Thursday.

By , Associated Press

A powerful typhoon pummeled the southern Japanese islands of Okinawa on Tuesday, paralyzing transport and prompting US. forces based there to cancel all outdoor activity.