TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appointed veteran lawmaker Toshiaki Endo on Thursday as minister in charge of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
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EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Carmelita Jeter’s torn quadriceps? Much better. Tyson Gay’s blemished reputation? Still under repair.
VEVEY, Switzerland (AP) — Wrestling’s governing body has become the latest federation to sign up to the IOC’s monitoring system in the fight against illegal betting and match-fixing.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — In the morning and again each night, Erin McLeod recites Buddhist quotes with Canadian teammate Robyn Gayle and then takes a moment to meditate.
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The quarterfinals at the Women’s World Cup are set. Here’s a look at the upcoming matches, and how the teams have fared so far in Canada: