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Fukui Route 158 Dozens of trucks stuck on snowy roads

2023-01-24 22:54:00
According to Fukui Prefecture and the police, between Warabi and Shimoyama in Ono City, Fukui Prefecture on Route 158, which connects Fukui Prefecture and Gifu Prefecture, a truck was stuck on a snowy road, and dozens of large vehicles, including following trucks, got stuck. It means that Fukui Prefecture has closed this section to traffic from 9:30 pm and is working on snow removal, but it is said that there is no prospect of resolving stranded people at the moment.

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Tokaido/Sanyo Shinkansen resumption of operation continues to be delayed due to snow

2023-01-24 22:15:00
According to JR Tokai, the Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen had suspended operation in some sections of the up and down lines due to an abnormality at Aioi Station in Hyogo Prefecture, but resumed operation at 10 pm. In addition, due to the snow, the Tokaido/Sanyo Shinkansen continues to be delayed in a wide section from Tokyo to Fukuoka.

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JR Kyoto Line Stops moving with passengers on board due to point failure

2023-01-24 21:43:00
According to JR West, due to a point failure, a special rapid train is stuck with passengers on the Kyoto Line between Katsuragawa Station and Nishioji Station in Minami Ward, Kyoto City. The Kyoto line has been delayed by up to five hours, and JR is rushing to restore it.

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Home run king 3 times 567 in total Hiromitsu Kadota dies

2023-01-24 21:16:00
Hiromitsu Kadota, who hit a total of 567 home runs, the third highest in history, has died. he was 74 years old.

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The Sanyo Shinkansen has an abnormality at the suspension point

2023-01-24 20:43:00
According to the JR Tokai website, the Sanyo Shinkansen had a point problem at Aioi Station in Hyogo Prefecture, and as of 8:40 p.m. I am putting off driving between In addition, due to the snow, the Tokaido/Sanyo Shinkansen has been delayed in a wide section from Tokyo to Fukuoka.

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[Updated from time to time] The strongest cold wave, the impact of various places, overturned by the wind, the pier washed away, and also for delivery

2023-01-24 20:02:00
Due to the very strong cold air of this winter, there is damage and impact in various places.

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Nationwide once-in-a-decade low temperature 41 centimeters of snowfall in 6 hours in northern Okayama

2023-01-24 19:44:00
The most intense cold air of this winter has flowed over Japan, and the amount of snow in western Japan and eastern Japan along the Sea of ​​Japan is increasing rapidly. "Weather Information on Remarkable Heavy Snow" has been announced. In addition to heavy snowfall over a wide area, including the flatlands on the Pacific Ocean side, there is a risk of damage such as freezing of water pipes and impacts on transportation across a wide area with low temperatures nationwide on the order of once in 10 years until the morning of the 25th. I have. Please take precautions against heavy snowfall and low temperatures, and refrain from going out unnecessarily.

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[updated from time to time] This winter's strongest cold weather affects transportation

2023-01-24 19:27:00
Due to the very strong cold weather of this winter, transportation is beginning to be affected.

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"Weather information about remarkable heavy snow" in Okayama Prefecture Strictly vigilant

2023-01-24 19:26:00
In Hiruzen, Maniwa City, Okayama Prefecture, the snowfall amounted to 41 centimeters in 6 hours until 7:00 pm, and the Japan Meteorological Agency announced "weather information on remarkable heavy snow" at 7:10 pm. The Japan Meteorological Agency has called for strict vigilance, as the risk of serious traffic disruptions due to short-term heavy snowfall is increasing.

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JR Kawagoe Line Omiya-Kawagoe Station Up and Down Lines Suspended due to strong winds

2023-01-24 19:16:00
Due to strong winds, the JR Kawagoe Line has suspended operation on the up and down lines between Omiya Station and Kawagoe Station from around 6:40 pm. The Kawagoe Line resumed operation after suspension due to strong winds around 5:40 pm, but it is said that the wind has strengthened again and the operation has been suspended.

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[updated from time to time] The coldest of this winter Damage and impact in various places

2023-01-24 19:15:00
Due to the very strong cold air of this winter, there is damage and impact in various places.

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Acceptance of emergency patients “difficult cases” continue to be very common

2023-01-24 19:10:00
According to the Fire and Disaster Management Agency of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, there were 5,998 cases of "difficult transportation" in the week ending on the 22nd of this month. understood.

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Beware of "smartphone condensation", "heat shock", "water pipe freezing" and cold weather

2023-01-24 19:04:00
The coldest air of this winter is pouring over Japan, and there are concerns about the impact it will have on people's lives. Smartphones can malfunction due to condensation when the temperature drops, so be especially careful when charging right after you get home or when you're slinging over your shoulder. Also, in this cold weather, the elderly and others are at risk of "heat shock" due to sudden temperature differences, so measures are being called for in bathrooms and toilets at home. In addition, water pipes are prone to freezing when the temperature drops below -4 degrees Celsius, and there are cases of water leakage due to breakage and cracks, so advance measures are being called for.

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Chiba Funabashi Scaffolding at a construction site about 10m high No information on injuries

2023-01-24 19:03:00
On the evening of the 24th, a scaffolding at a construction site collapsed in a parking lot next to Funabashi City, Chiba Prefecture. Police are investigating the details as there are no injuries reported so far.

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Tokyo Komae robbery murder case 3 luxury watches in the passenger seat of a rental car

2023-01-24 18:45:00
A 90-year-old woman was murdered at a house in Komae, Tokyo. The Metropolitan Police Department seized a rental car on suspicion of being involved in the crime. It was found out through interviews with investigative officials that it was not. The suspect who was arrested for the robbery and injury in Nakano Ward was in this car the day after the incident in Komae City, so the Metropolitan Police Department is investigating how the watch was obtained.

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Ibaraki Whereabouts Four bodies found in house fire 32-year-old mother and child

2023-01-24 18:42:00
Early in the morning of the 24th, there was a fire that burned a house in Namegata City, Ibaraki Prefecture, and four people were found dead from the burnt ruins. Police are rushing to confirm that the 32-year-old mother and 3 children aged 4 to 9 who live in this house have lost contact with the deceased.

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Nationwide once-in-a-decade low temperature; snowfall increases sharply on the Sea of ​​Japan side

2023-01-24 18:31:00
The most intense cold air of this winter has flowed over Japan, and the amount of snow on the Sea of ​​Japan side of eastern and western Japan has increased rapidly. In addition to the possibility of heavy snowfall over a wide area, by the morning of the 25th, the temperature will be as low as once in 10 years nationwide, and there is a risk of damage such as the impact on traffic and freezing of water pipes over a wide area. Please take measures against heavy snow and low temperatures and refrain from going out unnecessarily.

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Kokoa Kurihara 4 years after her death from abuse, silence at prefectural office Chiba

2023-01-24 18:11:00
Four years have passed since the death of a fourth-grade elementary school girl in Noda City, Chiba Prefecture, on the 24th, and the staff of the Chiba Prefectural Office offered a silent prayer.

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[updated from time to time] The coldest of this winter, movement and impact in various places

2023-01-24 18:08:00
Due to the extremely strong cold air of this winter, we are preparing for snow in various places and are affected by snow.

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Severe cold in China and South Korea, minus 53 degrees in northeastern China

2023-01-24 18:04:00
Due to the extremely strong cold air this winter, even China and South Korea are experiencing severe cold weather. In northeastern China, record cold weather fell below minus 50 degrees Celsius, and in South Korea, flights were canceled due to snow and strong winds.

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Nationwide once-in-a-decade low temperature; snowfall increases sharply on the Sea of ​​Japan side

2023-01-24 18:02:00
The most intense cold air of this winter is pouring over Japan, and the amount of snow is rapidly increasing on the Sea of ​​Japan side of eastern and western Japan. In addition to heavy snowfall on the flatlands on the Pacific Ocean side, where there is usually little snow, by the morning of the 25th, there is a risk of damage such as the impact on traffic and freezing of water pipes across a wide area with a nationwide low temperature of about once in 10 years. I have. Please take measures against heavy snow and low temperatures and refrain from going out unnecessarily.

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Beware of "smartphone condensation" Risk of malfunction due to the strongest cold this winter

2023-01-24 17:54:00
There are concerns about the extremely strong cold air that is blowing over Japan this winter. Smartphones can malfunction due to condensation when the temperature drops, so be especially careful when charging right after you get home or when you're slinging over your shoulder. Also, in this cold weather, the elderly and others are at risk of "heat shock" due to sudden temperature differences, so measures are being called for in bathrooms and toilets at home.

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Beware of "smartphone condensation" Risk of malfunction due to the strongest cold this winter

2023-01-24 17:17:00
There are concerns about the extremely strong cold air that is blowing over Japan this winter. Smartphones can malfunction due to condensation when the temperature drops, so be especially careful when charging right after you get home or when you're slinging over your shoulder. Also, in this cold weather, the elderly and others are at risk of "heat shock" due to sudden temperature differences, so measures are being called for in bathrooms and toilets at home.

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[updated from time to time] This winter's strongest cold weather affects transportation

2023-01-24 17:14:00
Due to the very strong cold weather of this winter, transportation is beginning to be affected.

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House of Councilors plenary session Prime Minister Kishida “Tax increase to cover defense spending increase, polite explanation”

2023-01-24 17:10:00
From the 24th, the debate between the ruling and opposition parties began at the plenary session of the House of Councilors. Prime Minister Kishida emphasized his intention to carefully explain through Diet deliberations the policy of raising taxes to cover the shortage of financial resources accompanying the increase in defense spending.

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Ibaraki Whereabouts Four bodies found in house fire 32-year-old mother and child

2023-01-24 17:05:00
Early in the morning of the 24th, there was a fire that burned a house in Namegata City, Ibaraki Prefecture, and four people were found dead from the burnt ruins. A 32-year-old mother who lives in this house and three children aged 4 to 9 have not been contacted, so the police are rushing to confirm that the four parents who died are these four. .

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Nationwide once-in-a-decade low temperature; snowfall increases sharply on the Sea of ​​Japan side

2023-01-24 16:48:00
The most intense cold air of this winter is pouring over Japan, and snowfall is rapidly increasing on the Sea of ​​Japan side of eastern Japan and western Japan. In addition to heavy snowfall on the flatlands on the Pacific Ocean side, where there is usually little snow, by the morning of the 25th, there is a risk of damage such as the impact on traffic and freezing of water pipes across a wide area with a nationwide low temperature of about once in 10 years. I have. Please take measures against heavy snow and low temperatures and refrain from going out unnecessarily.

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Arrested on suspicion of robbery injury, etc.

2023-01-24 16:36:00
In October last year, a 24-year-old suspect broke into a room on the top floor of an apartment in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo from the roof, assaulted and injured a man in his 30s, and stole more than 35 million yen in cash and luxury watches. was arrested by the police. He denies the allegations against the investigation.

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Ibaraki Whereabouts Four bodies found in house fire 32-year-old mother and child

2023-01-24 16:13:00
Early in the morning of the 24th, there was a fire that burned a house in Namegata City, Ibaraki Prefecture, and four people were found dead from the burnt ruins. A 32-year-old mother who lives in this house and three children aged 4 to 9 have not been contacted, so the police are rushing to confirm that the four parents who died are these four. .

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TEPCO Forced prosecution trial of former management team Designated lawyer as prosecutor appeals

2023-01-24 16:13:00
Regarding the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant accident, three former executives of TEPCO were forcibly indicted for professional negligence resulting in death and injury. , The designated attorney who plays the role of the public prosecutor filed an appeal to the Supreme Court on the 24th.

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Off the coast of Ishigaki Island, Okinawa Cargo ship ran aground and flooded All 19 Chinese crew members rescued

2023-01-24 16:10:00
Off the coast of Ishigaki Island in Okinawa Prefecture, the Japan Coast Guard rescued all of the cargo ship carrying 19 Chinese people who were swept away by strong winds and ran aground and was flooded. However, the area is home to the largest coral reefs in Japan, and the Japan Coast Guard Headquarters will continue to monitor for possible oil spills.

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Toranomon Hills Station Tower in Minato-ku, Tokyo to be completed in July

2023-01-24 15:58:00
An overview was announced on the 24th before the completion of a new building at Toranomon Hills, which is being developed by a major real estate company in Minato-ku, Tokyo.

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Liberal Democratic Party “Defense Expenditure Increase” Pros and Cons to Securing Financial Resources in Reviewing Redemption of Government Bonds

2023-01-24 15:30:00
A meeting of the special mission committee of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) was held to discuss the financial resources for the increase in defense spending.

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Shooting incident near San Francisco in the United States 7 people killed Suspect secured

2023-01-24 15:25:00
There have been a series of mass shootings in the western state of California. On the 23rd, at least seven people were killed in a shooting near San Francisco.

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Last month's heavy snow Ehime man died on the way home after dialysis because he could not move due to snow

2023-01-24 15:03:00
A man who died in Kumakogen, Ehime Prefecture, where record-breaking snow fell last month, died after visiting a hospital in Matsuyama to receive dialysis. This is what I learned from interviews with police officers. An expert on medical care during disasters points out, ``It's hard to be aware of the risk of heavy snow in places where there is usually little snow.

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Liberal Democrats and Ritsumin Rep. Garthy agree on “If you continue to be absent in the future, you need to be punished”

2023-01-24 14:05:00
The Liberal Democratic Party and the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan agreed that it would be necessary to punish NHK Party member Garthy, who has never attended the Diet since his first election, if he continues to be absent even in the current Diet session.

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Para Alpine World Championships Super Giant Slalom Taiki Morii wins gold medal

2023-01-24 13:56:00
The Para-alpine skiing world championships were held in Spain on the 23rd, and Taiki Morii won the gold medal in the men's super-G sitting class.

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Prime Minister Kishida instructs related ministers to be wary of soaring prices and consider additional measures

2023-01-24 13:22:00
Prime Minister Kishida, at the government's countermeasures headquarters for prices and wages, said that the world's soaring prices remained unpredictable. instructed.

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11 months after invasion, Ukrainian president calls for unity, asks for help from Europe and the United States

2023-01-24 12:33:00
On the 24th, it will be 11 months since Russia began its military invasion of Ukraine. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky appealed to citizens to unite and called on Western countries for military assistance.

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Last year's domestic shipment value of "white goods" such as refrigerators was the second highest after 1991

2023-01-24 12:31:00
Last year's domestic shipments of so-called white goods such as air conditioners and refrigerators surpassed the previous year for the first time in two years. This was the second highest level since 1985, when comparisons are possible with current statistics, due to rising product prices due to soaring raw material costs and transportation costs.

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Tokyo Komae robbery murder case From a rental car to a cable tie and a balaclava

2023-01-24 11:56:00
A 90-year-old woman was murdered at a house in Komae, Tokyo. Of the two rental cars seized by the Metropolitan Police Department on suspicion of being involved in the crime, one of them, such as a zip tie and a balaclava. It was found during interviews with investigators. The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the relationship between the two cases because the suspect who was arrested for the robbery injury case in Nakano Ward was riding in this vehicle the day after the case in Komae City.

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Unauthorized access to former employer's server and deletion of data or arrest of company employee

2023-01-24 11:48:00
A company employee in his thirties was arrested for illegally accessing the server of an electric meter manufacturer where he used to work and obstructing business by deleting product data. It is believed that he used the ID of a colleague obtained when he was working as a system administrator to break into the company's network, and the Metropolitan Police Department is investigating in detail. He denies the allegations against the investigation.

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NBA Rui Hachimura traded to Lakers

2023-01-24 09:56:00
Multiple American media reported on the 23rd that the Wizards of NBA = American professional basketball agreed with the Lakers to trade Rui Hachimura. Hachimura will be his first transfer after becoming a professional.

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Shohei Otani belongs to the Major League Angels announced that the team will not be sold

2023-01-24 09:12:00
The Angels of Major League Baseball, to which Shohei Ohtani belongs, announced on the 23rd that they would cancel the sale of the team. The Angels began the process of selling the team in August last year, but the team will not be sold and will continue to be owned by Moreno.

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All female students at prefectural high schools can choose slacks in their uniform Saitama

2023-01-24 07:56:00
In consideration of gender diversity, prefectural high schools in Saitama Prefecture have allowed all female students to choose slacks for uniforms from the new school year.

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[Explanation by a weather forecaster] “The strongest cold wave” Beware of heavy snow and blizzards

2023-01-24 07:20:00
Due to the extremely strong cold air coming in this winter, from the 24th to the 26th, there will be heavy snow and blizzards on the Sea of ​​Japan side of northern Japan and western Japan, and there is also a risk of heavy snow on the flatlands on the Pacific Ocean side where there is usually little snow. . The temperature is expected to be as low as once every 10 years nationwide, and there is a risk of damage due to freezing of road surfaces and water pipes. Be prepared for heavy snow and blizzards. This is a commentary by Yasuhiro Hiyama, a weather forecaster, about snow forecasts in various places. (The video is 1 minute 43 seconds and cannot be viewed on data broadcasting)

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Expect low temperatures nationwide once every 10 years Beware of heavy snow and blizzards

2023-01-24 07:13:00
Due to the extremely strong cold air coming in this winter, from the 24th to the 26th, there will be heavy snow and blizzards on the Sea of ​​Japan side of northern Japan and western Japan, and there is also a risk of heavy snow on the flatlands on the Pacific Ocean side where there is usually little snow. . The temperature is expected to be as low as once every 10 years nationwide, and there is a risk of damage due to freezing of road surfaces and water pipes. Be prepared for heavy snow and blizzards.

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[Updated as needed] Russia invades Ukraine (Movement on the 24th)

2023-01-24 06:45:00
On the 24th, it will be 11 months since Russia's military invasion of Ukraine began. Fighting between Russian and Ukrainian forces continues across Ukraine, forcing thousands of civilians to flee the country. We will keep you updated on developments regarding the situation in Ukraine on the 24th (Japan time), including the battle situation and the diplomacy of the countries concerned. (There is a 7-hour time difference between Japan and Ukraine, and a 6-hour time difference with Moscow, Russia.)

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[Video] January 24 morning news in a short time

2023-01-24 06:28:00
January 24th "Good morning Japan" 6 o'clock. Catch the morning news that you want to keep at work on the train in a short time. (The video is 9 minutes and 36 seconds. Data broadcasting is not available.)

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Military invasion 11 months Russia preparations for large-scale attack? Ukrainian tanks demand

2023-01-24 05:33:00
On the 24th, it will be 11 months since Russia began its military invasion of Ukraine. While the Russian military appears to be preparing for a large-scale offensive under the new commander, Ukraine is appealing to Western countries for the provision of tanks with high offensive capabilities, aiming to reverse the offensive. .

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Tokyo Komae robbery and murder suspect in seized rental car in Nakano Ward

2023-01-24 04:38:00
A 90-year-old woman was murdered at a house in Komae, Tokyo. The day after the incident, an interview with investigative officials revealed that a suspect who was arrested after being involved in a robbery injury case in Nakano Ward was on board. The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the relationship between the two incidents and investigating the details of the suspect's footsteps on the day of the incident in Komae City.

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