PopMuse: Japan News http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ German police identify suspect in Madeleine McCann case https://japantoday.com/category/world/german-police-identify-%27murder%27-suspect-in-madeleine-mccann-case https://japantoday.com/category/world/german-police-identify-%27murder%27-suspect-in-madeleine-mccann-case Thu, 04 Jun 2020 01:35:51 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today Police revealed Wednesday they have identified a new suspect in the disappearance of British girl Madeleine McCann in 2007, saying the 43-year-old German man with a history of… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Searching 'racist' on Twitter brings up Trump as top result https://japantoday.com/category/world/searching-%27racist%27-on-twitter-brings-up-trump-as-top-result https://japantoday.com/category/world/searching-%27racist%27-on-twitter-brings-up-trump-as-top-result Thu, 04 Jun 2020 01:35:01 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today U.S. President Donald Trump appears as the first result of suggested accounts when users type "racist" into Twitter's people search, it emerged Wednesday. The result, reported by the… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ All Blacks great Carter make surprise NZ return with Blues https://japantoday.com/category/sports/update-1-rugby-all-blacks-great-carter-make-surprise-nz-return-with-blues https://japantoday.com/category/sports/update-1-rugby-all-blacks-great-carter-make-surprise-nz-return-with-blues Thu, 04 Jun 2020 01:32:57 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today Former All Blacks flyhalf Dan Carter has made a surprise return to New Zealand domestic rugby after an absence of five years by joining the Auckland Blues. Carter… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ U.S. defense chief opposes deploying troops to quell protests; Mattis criticizes Trump threats https://japantoday.com/category/world/update-4-u.s.-defense-chief-opposes-deploying-troops-to-quell-protests-despite-trump-threats https://japantoday.com/category/world/update-4-u.s.-defense-chief-opposes-deploying-troops-to-quell-protests-despite-trump-threats Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:06:19 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Wednesday he does not support invoking the Insurrection Act to deploy active-duty forces to quell civil unrest for now, despite President… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Portland, Oregon, city of protest, reels from nightly chaos https://japantoday.com/category/world/portland-oregon-city-of-protest-reels-from-nightly-chaos https://japantoday.com/category/world/portland-oregon-city-of-protest-reels-from-nightly-chaos Wed, 03 Jun 2020 23:02:59 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today This liberal city is known — and prepared — for protests that can descend into chaos, but even it is reeling from the nightly unrest splintering off peaceful… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ NBA poised to approve 22-team return for virus-hit season, report https://japantoday.com/category/sports/nba-poised-to-approve-22-team-return-for-virus-hit-season-report https://japantoday.com/category/sports/nba-poised-to-approve-22-team-return-for-virus-hit-season-report Wed, 03 Jun 2020 22:29:19 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today The NBA is finalizing details of a plan which is expected to be approved by the league's Board of Governors on Thursday, paving the way for a return… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Tens of thousands in London protest death of Floyd https://japantoday.com/category/world/update-4-%27no-justice-no-peace%27-tens-of-thousands-in-london-protest-death-of-floyd https://japantoday.com/category/world/update-4-%27no-justice-no-peace%27-tens-of-thousands-in-london-protest-death-of-floyd Wed, 03 Jun 2020 22:18:28 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today Tens of thousands of people chanting "no justice, no peace, no racist police" marched through central London on Wednesday to protest against racism after the death of George… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Sweden admits virus response could have been better https://japantoday.com/category/world/sweden-admits-virus-response-could-have-been-better https://japantoday.com/category/world/sweden-admits-virus-response-could-have-been-better Wed, 03 Jun 2020 22:08:15 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today Sweden's top epidemiologist said Wednesday there was room for improvement in the country's controversial softer approach to curbing the spread of COVID-19, but maintained he still had faith… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Hong Kong to lead Tiananmen mourning despite virus vigil ban https://japantoday.com/category/world/hong-kong-to-lead-tiananmen-mourning-despite-virus-vigil-ban https://japantoday.com/category/world/hong-kong-to-lead-tiananmen-mourning-despite-virus-vigil-ban Wed, 03 Jun 2020 22:05:56 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today Hong Kong will Thursday lead global remembrance of China's deadly Tiananmen crackdown, with people lighting candles in neighborhoods across the restless city after authorities banned a mass vigil… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ U.S. cinema chain AMC warns it may not survive the pandemic https://japantoday.com/category/entertainment/cinema-chain-amc-warns-it-may-not-survive-the-pandemic https://japantoday.com/category/entertainment/cinema-chain-amc-warns-it-may-not-survive-the-pandemic Wed, 03 Jun 2020 22:01:16 UTC Japan Today Editor at Japan Today Movie theater chain AMC warned Wednesday that it may not survive the coronavirus pandemic, which has shuttered its theaters and led film studios to explore releasing more movies… http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/