‘Comfort Women’ Statue Prompts Osaka to Cut Ties with San Francisco

For the past six decades, San Francisco and Osaka, Japan, have been “sister cities,” participating in special events and programs that promote cultural exchange. But as Jacey Fortin reports for the New York Times, Osaka has moved to sever the …
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