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Tokyo Olympic organizers eye July 2021 for start of Games: reports

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Tokyo Olympics organizers are eyeing July 2021 as a start date for the postponed Games, Japanese media reported Sunday, following the historic decision to delay… Read

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Out-of-season snow falls in Tokyo, surrounding areas

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Out-of-season snow fell in Tokyo and surrounding areas on Sunday, with the weather agency warning of icy road surfaces. As cold air gripped the Kanto-Koshin… Read

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Some foreigners in Aichi feeling concern over spread of virus

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Some foreign residents in central Japan say they are feeling anxious about the coronavirus outbreak because of difficulty in getting necessary information and their lives… Read

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Man arrested for attempting to kill neighbor over noise dispute

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Police in Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture, have arrested a 39-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder after he assaulted his neighbor with a hammer. According to… Read

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Out-of-season snow falls in Tokyo, surrounding areas

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Some foreigners in Aichi feeling concern over spread of virus

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Man arrested for attempting to kill neighbor over noise dispute

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Australia asks people to isolate more even as coronavirus spread slows

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U.S. agency includes gun sellers as critical infrastructure during coronavirus emergency

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Gov't aims to restore gutted Shuri Castle by 2026

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Man arrested for abusing 1-month-old daughter

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Toshiaki Karasawa to play Jack Bauer in Japanese '24' reboot

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N Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan

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JFE Steel to halt blast furnace in eastern Japan as demand falls

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SoftBank-backed OneWeb files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy plan; cuts jobs

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World champion boxer Saunders sorry for 'hit women' virus video

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Australia asks people to isolate more even as coronavirus spread slows

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What we don’t yet know about the coronavirus

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