TBS gave top coverage to a report on the protests being held across the U.S., reporting from New York that the riots and looting were still going on even though a curfew had been imposed. Fuji TV also gave top play to a report on the protests, highlighting President Trump’s statement that he will dispatch the military to stop the riots. NTV led with a report that a hospital in the city of Kitakyushu stopped accepting outpatients today following the finding that 9 of the 16 people who tested positive for COVID-19 in the city on Monday were medical staff working there. NHK gave top coverage to a report that teachers at public elementary schools in Kitakyushu are reporting to work one hour earlier than usual to check students’ temperatures in view of the increase in new cases in the city. TV Asahi gave top play to a report that the number of people out and about in the Tokyo area on Monday was up 1.5-fold since a week ago.