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Incoming Ambassador Caroline Kennedy Meets Japan's Emperor

Thousands of well-wishers lined Tokyo's streets Tuesday to catch a glimpse of Caroline Kennedy, the incoming U.S. ambassador, who met with Japan's emperor in an elaborate ceremony. Kennedy, 55, smiled and waved to the crowds as she rode in a century-old horse-drawn carriage to the Imperial Palace to present her credentials to Emperor Akihito. Though it is customary for incoming ambassadors to meet the emperor, Kennedy's procession received an unusual amount of attention,...

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