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Number of homeless people in Japan hits record low

National / Social Issues Apr 28, 2021

Number of homeless people in Japan hits record low

The number of homeless people in Japan stood at 3,824 as of January, down 4.2% from a year before, the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare said Wednesday. It was the lowest number since the ministry started compiling such statistics in 2003, apparently reflecting local ...

Kenta Maeda takes loss as Twins lose fourth straight

MLB Apr 28, 2021

Kenta Maeda takes loss as Twins lose fourth straight

Right-hander Kenta Maeda gave up three homers in taking his second loss of the season as the slumping Minnesota Twins were beaten 7-4 by the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday. Maeda (1-2) was charged with five runs, including two homers by Franmil Reyes and a homer ...

Call your shot: Bucks to offer in-game COVID-19 vaccines

NBA Apr 28, 2021

Call your shot: Bucks to offer in-game COVID-19 vaccines

Basketball fans can obtain their first COVID-19 vaccine dose in an unusual venue this weekend — at a Milwaukee Bucks game. Those aged 16 years and older attending Sunday's game against the Brooklyn Nets will be able to obtain their first dose of the Pfizer ...

RFU 'comfortable' with Eddie Jones advising Beau Barrett at Suntory

Rugby Apr 28, 2021

RFU 'comfortable' with Eddie Jones advising Beau Barrett at Suntory

The Rugby Football Union said on Tuesday it was "comfortable" with England head coach Eddie Jones continuing to act as a consultant to Beauden Barrett's Suntory Sungoliath. New Zealand fly-half Barrett is on a sabbatical to play with the Japanese club but the two-time world ...

J. League to seek compensation over state of emergency

J. League Apr 28, 2021

J. League to seek compensation over state of emergency

The J. League will seek compensation from the Japanese government for losses resulting from the ongoing coronavirus state of emergency, during which several stadiums will be closed to fans, chairman Mitsuru Murai said Tuesday. In a news conference following a meeting of the league's board, ...