Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — An Algerian judo athlete will be sent home from the Tokyo Olympics after he withdrew from the competition to avoid potentially facing an Israeli opponent. Fethi Nourine and his coach, Amar...

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo reported its highest number of new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, days after the Olympics began. The Japanese capital reported 2,848 new COVID-19 cases, exceeding the earlier record...

Reigning Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles is out of today’s events in Tokyo after appearing to sustain an injury while participating in the Team Final, the International Gymnastics Federation...

The Olympics are underway! The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are taking place in 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, but thanks to live streaming, there are more ways to watch than ever before. The two-week...

Millions of fans and thousands of athletes from around the globe had to wait an extra year for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to take place. Now, all eyes are on the Summer Games and the representatives of...

The Olympics just aren’t the same without the opening ceremony! The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are taking place in 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, but thanks to live streaming, there are more...

Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk may be commentating on — and not competing in — the Tokyo Olympics. But the 53-year-old still “barged” the Ariake Urban Sports Park on Thursday to show off some of...

LONDON — The Tokyo Olympics organizing committee fired the director of the opening ceremony on Thursday over a joke he made about the Holocaust as a comedian in 1998. A video clip resurfaced online...

TOKYO — As if the most chaotic Olympics ever needed more controversy before they officially begin here on Friday, the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee dismissed its Opening Ceremony director less than...

During a race with his brothers, Nick Jonas crashes and falls off his bike during the ‘Olympic Dreams’ special. Nick is in so much pain that the ambulance has to be called. The Jonas Brothers...

The Olympics just aren’t the same without the opening ceremony! The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are taking place in 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, but thanks to live streaming, there are more...

Brisbane has been officially selected to host the 2032 Olympics, marking the Games’ return to Australia 32 years after the 2000 Sydney Olympics. The selection was not unexpected: In February, Brisbane...

TOKYO — Even as women’s soccer and softball are set to begin competition on Wednesday, and the rest of the Olympics await Friday’s opening ceremony, the head of the Tokyo organizing committee didn’t...

TOKYO — Even as women’s soccer and softball are set to begin competition on Wednesday, and the rest of the Olympics await Friday’s opening ceremony, the head of the Tokyo organizing committee didn’t...

If anyone ever wondered whether you could stage an Olympics inside a steam bath, well, the upcoming Tokyo Games are about to provide a definitive answer. Temperatures in the Japanese capital are expected...

The 2021 Summer Olympics are almost here, and the competition will look a little different this year. Not only are coronavirus restrictions in place throughout the host city of Tokyo, Japan —...