Main events scheduled for Friday, Dec. 31

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Main events scheduled in Japan for Friday, Dec. 31: -- Popular New Year's Eve music show aired by public broadcaster NHK to be held with audience for 1st time in 2 years despite the coronavirus pandemic. -- JR East to run trains overnight in Tokyo, vicinity for people going out for New Year's early morning visits to shrines, temples for 1st time in 2 years.

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