Japan’s defense minister and one-time rising political star resigns

(CNN)Japan’s Defense Minister has resigned following allegations she helped to suppress the release of sensitive defense documents, the latest blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Cabinet as his popularity continues to dive. In a news conference in Tokyo …
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