• International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach delivers a speech at World Forum on Sports and Culture in Tokyo, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016. Bach is in Japan amid tension between Olympic organizers and Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, who is pushing to cut costs. A Tokyo government panel set up by Koike said the cost of the Olympics could exceed $30 billion — four times the initial estimate — unless drastic cuts are made. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

    Rowing body restates opposition to moving 2020 Olympic venue

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The international rowing federation reiterated its opposition Thursday to relocating the rowing competition for the 2020 Olympics, saying the approved site in Tokyo Bay is the only suitable venue for the games.