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IOC's Bach to skip Seoul ceremony, cites travel concerns

IOC's Bach to skip Seoul ceremony, cites travel concerns

26 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SEOUL, South Korea - International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach has decided against traveling to South Korea to accept a peace prize in person because of concerns...
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Olympic swim venue ready and now comes hard part: COVID-19

Olympic swim venue ready and now comes hard part: COVID-19

6 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

TOKYO - Tokyo opened its new Olympic swimming venue on Saturday, and Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike pointed out that it was finished eight months ago, just weeks before the Tokyo...
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Sliding track for 2022 Beijing Olympics to get 1st test

20 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

The sliding track built for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics is about to get its first test.
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Schuylkill Navy of Philadelphia receives $30K check for rowers aspiring for 2021 Olympics

1 day ago   |   ABC

Aspiring Olympians gathered on the banks of the Schuylkill River Thursday morning to accept some support in their bid for a medal.
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No zooming in on breasts or buttocks: Japanese Olympic Committee 'to stop female athletes being depicted in sexualized photos'

No zooming in on breasts or buttocks: Japanese Olympic Committee 'to stop female athletes being depicted in sexualized photos'

1 day ago   |   RT

The Japanese Olympic Committee is set to introduce measures aimed at protecting female competitors from being photographed in a sexualized manner while competing in their...
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‘Let's raise it to 21, when they're eligible to buy alcohol!': Expert mocks ‘absurd' idea of raising age limit in women's skating

‘Let's raise it to 21, when they're eligible to buy alcohol!': Expert mocks ‘absurd' idea of raising age limit in women's skating

2 days ago   |   RT

Prominent skater Artur Dmitriev has criticized the suggestion voiced by some pundits that the age limit in female skating should be higher, explaining that it would undermine...
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Soccer-Tennis great King joins NWSL's Angel City investors

2 days ago   |   National Post

Tennis great Billie Jean King and Olympic ski champion Lindsey Vonn were among a slew of additional investors announced on Wednesday by the National Women's Soccer League's Los...
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Will the pandemic hurt the candy-industrial complex?

2 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Halloween has always been the "Super Bowl, Olympics and World Cup wrapped into one" for the candy industry. Will the COVID-19 pandemic change that?
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'I've been waiting for this role all my life!' Synchronized swimming queen Chigireva shows off mermaid skills

'I've been waiting for this role all my life!' Synchronized swimming queen Chigireva shows off mermaid skills

2 days ago   |   RT

Russian synchronized swimming star Vlada Chigireva has said she is ready to play the role of mermaid Ariel from Disney's famous animated film, showing off her incredible...
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Tokyo Olympics are getting out the word on COVID-19 protocols for the 2021 Games - even if they don't know yet what they are

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Tokyo Olympic officials want the world to know they are working on measures to combat the COVID-19 pandemic at next year's games, even if they don't know exactly what they will be.
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Reports: 2 dead after Navy plane crashes in Alabama

Reports: 2 dead after Navy plane crashes in Alabama

According to news outlets, at least two people are dead. Read more ...

Buehler leads Dodgers over Rays 6-2 for 2-1 Series lead

Buehler leads Dodgers over Rays 6-2 for 2-1 Series lead

The Los Angeles Dodgers have taken the lead in the World Series, 2-1, after a 6-2 win Friday night. Read more ...

Dodgers ace Walker Buehler is becoming the national pitching star of his...

Dodgers ace Walker Buehler is becoming the national pitching star of his generation

Buehler shut down the Rays in Game 3 of the World Series on Friday. Read more ...

Wearing masks could save more than 100,000 US lives through February, new...

Wearing masks could save more than 100,000 US lives through February, new study suggests

One scenario shows the U.S. could reach 1 million total deaths by Feb. 28 if current trends continue. Read more ...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda quarantined at home after testing positive...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda quarantined at home after testing positive for Covid-19

Polish President Andrzej Duda has become the latest world leader to be infected with the coronavirus. He is asymptomatic and feeling "well," officials said. Duda's spokesperson... Read more ...

What channel is UFC 254 on today? PPV schedule, start time for Khabib...

What channel is UFC 254 on today? PPV schedule, start time for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje

Here is a complete guide to watch Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje at UFC 254, including the pay-per-view price, start time and more. Read more ...

President Trump: Sudan to join UAE, Bahrain in recognizing Israel

President Trump: Sudan to join UAE, Bahrain in recognizing Israel

President Donald Trump says Sudan will start to normalize ties with Israel, making it the third Arab state to do so in the run-up to Election Day. Read more ...

Antonio Brown rumors: Tom Brady drives WR's deal with Buccaneers

Antonio Brown rumors: Tom Brady drives WR's deal with Buccaneers

Antonio Brown will be eligible to play in Week 9. Read more ...

The Latest: Buehler cruises through 2 perfect innings

The Latest: Buehler cruises through 2 perfect innings

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Latest on Game 3 of the World Series : Read more ...

Fantasy football: Players to start, sit for NFL Week 7

Fantasy football: Players to start, sit for NFL Week 7

The Post's Drew Loftis evaluates all the relevant fantasy football news ahead of Week 6 of the 2020 NFL season. Big Weeks Teddy Bridgewater QB, Panthers, at Saints The Saints... Read more ...