92-year-old Olympics superfan gears up for Tokyo 2020
500 days before the start of the Olympic Games in Japan, 92-year-old superfan Naotoshi Yamada looks to complete his Olympic circle in 2020. He first experienced the Summer Games when Tokyo last hosted..
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Some Olympic Games Will Be Held In Fukushima, Japan
Japan is the next country to take on hosting duties for the Olympics. Deadspin reports the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee has nicknamed their Games the “Reconstruction Olympics.” The..
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Upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympics See A Rise In Cost
Another day, another report of costs increases for the Olympics. Just a few days after we learned that the Rio organizing committee’s debt from the 2016 Summer Games was more than three times higher..
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2020 Olympic medals to be made from recycled electronic gadgets
TOKYO — Japan is preparing for next year's Olympics by asking the public to donate electronic devices they no longer use, according to New Atlas.
Japan's Organizing Committee for the 2020 Olympics..
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Tokyo Olympics prompt corner shops to drop porn
Two of Japan's largest convenience stores, 7-Eleven and Lawsons, will cease stocking porn magazines as they look to clean up their image ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup and next year's Tokyo..
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Olympics: Sony wins Tokyo 2020 broadcast rights in India, subcontinent Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has won the broadcast rights in India and the subcontinent for next year's Tokyo Olympics, the International Olympic Committee... Reuters 4 days ago
KT Irfan becomes first Indian athlete to qualify for Tokyo Olympics Indian athlete KT Irfan has become the first Indian athlete to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics after finishing fourth in the men's 20 kilometre category at the... Sify 12 hours ago
Tick tock, tick tock: Tokyo Olympics clock hits 500-day mark TOKYO (AP) — Tick tock, tick tock. The Tokyo Olympic clock has hit 500 days to go. Organizers marked the milestone on Tuesday, unveiling the stylized pictogram... Seattle Times 1 week ago Tokyo’s Olympics may become known as the “Robot Games” TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo’s Olympics may become known as the “Robot Games.” Organizers on Friday showed off robots that will be used at the new National Stadium... Seattle Times 3 days ago Also reported by • CBC.ca