After Rio, Tokyo eyes safe, smooth 2020 Olympic Games

After Rio, Tokyo eyes safe, smooth 2020 Olympic Games

After Rio, Tokyo eyes safe, smooth 2020 Olympic Games TOKYO — The people of Tokyo have spent the past two weeks watching the Olympics with increasing confidence that the myriad…

Japan's manager wants 14 gold, 30 overall medals at Rio

Rugby, golf face challenge to stay in Olympics after 2020

Rugby, golf face challenge to stay in Olympics after 2020 RIO DE JANEIRO — Rugby and golf thrived on their return to the Olympics after a century away, but will…

Despite hosting worries, Rio served up excitement, drama, service with a smile

Despite hosting worries, Rio served up excitement, drama, service with a smile

Despite hosting worries, Rio served up excitement, drama, service with a smile RIO DE JANEIRO – What happens to Rio de Janeiro now that the 2016 Olympics have finished remains…

Japan's manager wants 14 gold, 30 overall medals at Rio

Rio Olympic medals standings :

Rio Olympic medals standings :     Olympic Medals Table   OLYMPICS AUG. 18, 2016 – 02:15PM JST ( 0 )   Nation G S B Total United States 30 32 31 93 China…

Celebrating Japan’s multicultural Olympians

Celebrating Japan’s multicultural Olympians

Celebrating Japan’s multicultural Olympians Japan and Brazil’s ties go back to the early 20th century, when the first Japanese immigrants arrived as farmers in the South American country. Brazil is…

Most cities will be too hot to host summer Olympics by 2085: study

Most cities will be too hot to host summer Olympics by 2085: study In 70 years, most cities in the Northern Hemisphere will be unfit to host the summer Olympics…

Cleaning up the Olympics

Cleaning up the Olympics

Cleaning up the Olympics The Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have begun, and as much as I would like to sit back and watch every hour of them…

IMF’s radical wage plan for Japan turns Nixon policy on its head

IMF’s radical wage plan for Japan turns Nixon policy on its head

IMF’s radical wage plan for Japan turns Nixon policy on its head In a sign of how worried it is about Japan’s economy, the International Monetary Fund is urging the…

Japan’s Inui, Mitsui win synchronized swimming duet bronze in Rio

Japan’s Inui, Mitsui win synchronized swimming duet bronze in Rio

Japan’s Inui, Mitsui win synchronized swimming duet bronze in Rio RIO DE JANEIRO – Displaying poise, passion and precision, Japan’s Yukiko Inui and Risako Mitsui captured the synchronized swimming duet…

U.S. pulls away in second half to rout Japan

U.S. pulls away in second half to rout Japan

U.S. pulls away in second half to rout Japan RIO DE JANEIRO – Diana Taurasi and the U.S. women’s basketball team brushed aside yet another opponent at the Rio Games…