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Tokyo Olympics construction worker dies from suspected heatstroke

Japan’s capital has had temperatures above 31C for two weeks, prompting fears for 2020 Games’ athletesHeatstroke is suspected in the death of a worke...

Tokyo Olympics construction worker dies from suspected heatstroke

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Olympics construction worker dies as Tokyo swelters, heatstroke suspected A worker at a Tokyo Olympics construction site died on Thursday after being found unconscious while working outside, organisers said on Friday, with ...
07:00, 2019-08-09

Olympic construction worker dies during Tokyo heatwave Heat stroke is suspected in the death of a construction worker at a Tokyo Olympics venue, as organizers worry about high temperatures....
16:28, 2019-08-09

Olympic construction worker dies during Tokyo heat wave Heatstroke is suspected in the death of a construction worker at a Tokyo Olympics venue as organizers worry about high temperatures....
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IOC insists Tokyo Olympics will go ahead despite coronavirus Meetings in F1 and athletics have already been cancelled‘The IOC is in contact with the World Health Organisation’It is the ultimate sporting get-tog...
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Jo Pavey: ‘Tokyo 2020 will be my sixth Olympics’ The 10,000m runner, 46, talks about being coached by her husband, jogging down volcanoes, being outsprinted by her kids and meeting the QueenIt’s ama...
15:32, 2019-12-07

Construction worker killed in accident at Disneyland ANAHEIM, Calif. — A construction worker has been killed in an accident at Disneyland. Authorities say the man was working around a trench at a backst...
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Travel gifts to help you prep for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Big red Swap time zones the smart way, with a bold watch that evokes the Land of the Rising Sun. Nab one before the clock runs out — only 500 were ma...
20:04, 2019-12-04

Aly Raisman Announces She Will Not Compete in 2020 Tokyo Olympics Aly Raisman has confirmed that she will not be competing in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The gymnastics star and two-time Olympian took to social media o...
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics art posters revealed – in pictures The official art posters for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, created by renowned artists such as Chris Ofili, Naoki Urasawa, Philippe We...
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Could Japan call off Tokyo Olympics over coronavirus fears? With less than 6 months before Japan hosts the opening ceremony for the 2020 Olympic Games, the coronavirus that has erupted in China has cast an ear...
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Tokyo Olympics chief says coronavirus could disrupt Games Toshiro Muto ‘seriously worried’ about spread of virus with 170 days to goA senior Olympic official in Japan has warned that the coronavirus outbreak...
21:24, 2020-02-05

Aiba stripped of right to run boxing tournament at Tokyo Olympics • IOC announcement folows six-month Deloitte review• New organisation to be in place by JuneAmateur boxing’s governing body, Aiba, has been stripped ...
18:48, 2019-05-22

Tokyo Olympics probably couldn’t be held now due to coronavirus, virologist says A respected Japanese virologist on Wednesday said if the Tokyo Olympics were tomorrow, the games probably couldn't be held because of the fast-spread...
13:00, 2020-02-19

Plácido Domingo Withdraws From Tokyo Olympics Performances The 78-year-old opera star cited the “complexity” of the planned theatrical project, and made no reference to the sexual harassment allegations he ha...
14:24, 2019-11-08

Russia banned from Tokyo Olympics and football World Cup Wada delivers four-year ban for doping offencesIndividual athletes will still be allowed to competeThe World Anti-Doping Agency has voted unanimously...
11:56, 2019-12-09

Tokyo Olympics creative director out over ‘power harassment’ One of the creative directors for this year’s Tokyo Olympics has resigned following allegations of what are being termed “power harassment...
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Domingo won’t perform at Tokyo Olympics cultural events The Tokyo Olympics organizing committee says opera legend Placido Domingo has said he won’t perform at pre-Olympics cultural events in Japan...
07:20, 2019-11-08

Tokyo Olympics cut spending; sports federations unhappy TOKYO (AP) — The Tokyo Olympics are caught between the proverbial rock and hard place. Tokyo organizers are trying to cut spending, under pressure fr...
12:04, 2019-05-08

Klopp: 'No decision made' on Salah going to Tokyo Olympics "Jurgen Klopp says no decision has yet been made over whether Mohamed Salah will go to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics with Egypt."...
17:48, 2020-02-14

McIlroy reveals 2020 Tokyo Olympics plan "Former world number one Rory McIlroy will represent Ireland at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo and not the Great Britain and Northern Ireland team."...
20:56, 2019-10-23

Tokyo Olympics end 1st ticketing phase for Japan residents TOKYO (AP) — Olympic organizers say millions of Japan residents have shown interest in buying tickets for next year’s Tokyo 2020 Games. Organiz...
10:00, 2019-05-29

Twenty athletes set to light up the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Our writers choose the Olympians likely to make the headlines at the most anticipated sporting event of the yearSeb Coe, who knows a thing or two abo...
11:28, 2020-01-01

Wada pushes for Russia to be banned from Tokyo Olympics • Russia faces four-year ban across all sports over drug cover-up• Wada decision to be made in Paris on 9 DecemberRussia faces an unprecedented four-...
00:08, 2019-11-26

Tokyo Olympics shoot down coronavirus cancellation rumors “We have never discussed canceling the games,” Tokyo organizers said in a statement to The Associated Press. “Tokyo 2020 will continue to collaborate...
20:12, 2020-01-31

Tokyo postpones training for Olympics volunteers over virus fears Organizers for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics have postponed training for volunteers because of the spread of the coronavirus in Japan....
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Russia at risk of Tokyo Olympics ban over ‘inconsistent’ Moscow lab data • Wada gives Russia three weeks to explain alleged irregularities• Any ban could also extend to football World CupRussia faces the prospect of being ...
21:16, 2019-09-23

Matthew Glaetzer keeps focus on Tokyo Olympics despite cancer surgery Australian diagnosed with thyroid cancer last monthReligion helping track cyclist deal with diagnosisAustralian track cycling star Matthew Glaetzer i...
00:44, 2019-11-11

Russia face Tokyo Olympics ban over ‘inconsistent’ Moscow lab data • Wada gives Russia three weeks to explain alleged irregularities• Russia’s appearance at World Athletics Championships in doubtThe World Anti-Doping...
15:32, 2019-09-23

Mo Farah ‘back on the track’ to compete in 10,000m at Tokyo Olympics • 36-year-old wants to add to medal haul after focus on marathon • ‘I hope I haven’t lost my speed but I’ll train hard,’ says FarahMo Farah has annou...
13:12, 2019-11-29

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Tokyo Olympics marathon could start at 5am to avoid Hokkaido move "The marathon and walking events at the 2020 Summer Olympic Games could start at 5am to avoid being moved from Tokyo to Hokkaido."...
12:56, 2019-10-25

Tokyo Olympics will not be cancelled due to coronavirus crisis, organisers insist Olympic bosses in Tokyo have reiterated their insistence the Games will go ahead as planned, despite a raft of sporting events being axed in China be...
14:00, 2020-02-13

Australia secure Tokyo Olympics berth thanks to D'Agostino stunner Australia 1-0 UzbekistanOut of favour Glory striker ends 12-year absenceThe Olyroos have held on for a nervy 1-0 win over 10-man Uzbekistan in the th...
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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Dates, tickets, mascot, logo and more Team GB will head to Tokyo in just under a year with the unenviable task of following the record-breaking athletes who competed at the Rio Olympics t...
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Olympics: In wintery Britain, UK athletes turn the heat up for Tokyo The heat and humidity of Tokyo in August will come as no surprise to Britain's Olympic athletes, even if they have never been to Japan and are more u...
18:48, 2020-02-24

Tokyo Govenor defends cost of hosting 2020 Olympics "Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has defended the cost of hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, saying the Paralympics in particular would build a legacy by cr...
17:08, 2019-07-18

Wada pushes for Russia ban from Tokyo Olympics and Euro 2020 • Russia faces four-year ban across all sports over drug cover-up• Wada decision to be made in Paris on 9 DecemberRussia faces an unprecedented four-...
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Tokyo Olympics marathon moved 800km to Sapporo for cooler climate • Race-walking events also moved north to Sapporo • Move will result in ‘significantly lower temperatures’The International Olympic Committee has ann...
13:48, 2019-10-16

Olympics legend Rutherford joins Eurosport's Tokyo 2020 line-up "Eurosport, Official Olympic Broadcaster in the UK, today announced Greg Rutherford MBE will join its comprehensive live multi-screen coverage of the...
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Mo Farah performs U-turn over defence of 10,000m title at Tokyo Olympics • 36-year-old wants to add to medal haul after focus on marathon • ‘I hope I haven’t lost my speed but I’ll train hard,’ says FarahTwo years after re...
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Rower McBean named Team Canada chief for Tokyo Olympics McBean was named Canada's chef de mission for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games on Monday as part of the Canada Day festivities at Parliament Hill....
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Construction worker takes smoke break as crane balances in midair A crane operator in Brooklyn took a smoke break as the small machine hung precariously in midair Thursday morning after workers overfilled the machin...
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Construction platform in Atlantic City fails, worker left dangling in air ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Authorities say two workers on a construction platform in New Jersey were rescued after it failed and left one worker briefly d...
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Injured construction worker in Hard Rock Hotel collapse deported An illegal immigrant who is a key witness in the investigation of last month’s New Orleans hotel collapse has been deported, despite pleas from...
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'Wash your hands': Tokyo governor to residents ahead of Olympics as coronavirus spreads Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike called on residents on Sunday to wash their hands and wear surgical masks to prevent the spread of a new coronavirus whic...
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Olyroos miss first chance to qualify for Tokyo Olympics, losing to South Korea 2-0 Australia can still qualify for the 2020 Olympics if they beat Uzbekistan in the third place playoff on SaturdayA marauding South Korean frontline le...
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The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics...
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Construction worker injured in New Orleans Hard Rock Hotel collapse faces deportation A construction worker from Honduras injured during a Hard Rock Hotel collapse in New Orleans last month is now facing deportation according to his im...
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Tokyo Olympic organizing committee: Placido Domingo says he will not perform at Olympics-related cultural event Tokyo Olympic organizing committee: Placido Domingo says he will not perform at Olympics-related cultural event...
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Canadian show jumper’s drug violation threatens her team’s chance at 2020 Tokyo Olympics Canadian rider Nicole Walker has been provisionally suspended by equestrian's world governing body for testing positive for a cocaine metabolite at t...
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Chelsea Warr: UK Sport performance director resigns amid Team GB preparations for Tokyo Olympics UK Sport have confirmed that performance director Chelsea Warr has resigned less than 200 days before the opening ceremony of Tokyo Olympics....
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Intel will broadcast Street Fighter V and Rocket League esports tournaments ahead of Tokyo Olympics Intel said it will host and broadcast Street Fighter V and Rocket League esports tournaments during the athletic competition.Read More...
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15:52, 2019-11-30

Olympics officials say the Tokyo summer games will continue as scheduled, with no contingency plan if the coronavirus outbreak gets worse Jae C. Hong/AP Olympic officials said Friday that the Tokyo 2020 games are "on track" despite the coronavirus outbreak in nearby China. The games are...
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Police: Worker finds suspected fentanyl in ice cream freezer SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Routine maintenance on a South Carolina convenience store’s ice cream freezer reportedly turned up a hidden stash of w...
18:24, 2019-06-21

Team GB hockey hero Maddie Hinch warns: Focus on winning play-off or risk missing Tokyo Olympics Britain's Olympic hero Maddie Hinch has warned her team-mates to forget about next year's Games, despite a two-legged play-off in London against Chil...
14:16, 2019-11-01

Tokyo will be short an estimated 14,000 hotel rooms each day of the 2020 Olympics, and the city is scrambling to find alternatives for the flood of visitors BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP via Getty Images The 2020 Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan, from July 24 to August 9. An estimated 10 million visitors are exp...
22:36, 2019-12-03

Cops arrest suspected serial killer linked to Detroit sex worker slayings Police in Detroit arrested a homeless man in a suspected serial murder case after linking the slayings of three sex workers last week. DeAngelo Kenne...
20:56, 2019-06-08

Team GB to send biggest ever team to overseas Olympics at Tokyo 2020 • Chef de mission hoping for 380 athletes in Tokyo• Paralympic team to decrease slightly on RioGreat Britain is on course to send its biggest team to...
00:12, 2019-07-19

Tokyo Olympics chief 'seriously worried' about spread of coronavirus Tokyo's Olympics chief today admitted to being "seriously worried" about the spread of the coronavirus, just 24 weeks out from the start of the Games...
12:12, 2020-02-05

Kelly Slater misses Tokyo Olympics as John John Florence qualifies for US team American surfing legend falls short of qualifying for Olympics John John Florence joins Kolohe Andino on two-man US teamSlater, 47, wins third career...
02:24, 2019-12-20

Kelly Slater misses Tokyo Olympics as John John Florence takes final US spot American surfing legend falls short of qualifying for Olympics John John Florence joins Kolohe Andino on two-man US teamJulian Wilson books place for...
03:00, 2019-12-20

Construction worker shoots himself with nail gun, tries to remove nail with pliers The harrowing moments after a Georgia constructor worker shot himself in the thigh with a nail gun were caught on video as he first attempted to pull...
21:20, 2019-10-09

Tokyo governor blasts 'inappropriate' claim London could host 2020 Olympics amid coronavirus crisis The governor of Tokyo Yuriko Koike has criticised the "inappropriate" claim from a London mayoral candidate that the British capital is ready to take...
12:12, 2020-02-21

Father of Meredith Kercher dies after suspected hit-and-run Police say John Kercher was found with series of injuries after incident in south LondonThe father of the murdered student Meredith Kercher has died ...
21:24, 2020-02-07

Iranian woman reportedly dies of suspected coronavirus An Iranian woman has died of a suspected coronavirus infection, local media reported. The 61-year-old woman, who wasn’t identified, died Monday...
23:12, 2020-02-12

Kenton crash: Girl, 10, dies after suspected hit-and-run in Newcastle A 10-year-old girl has died after being struck by a car in a suspected hit-and-run collision in Newcastle....
18:48, 2019-09-26

Ukrainian worker dies in Poland after employer abandons him WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Ukrainian man who fainted on the job in Poland was found dead in a forest after his employer dropped him off there rather tha...
13:24, 2019-06-24

Maintenance worker dies in fire in underground vault PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s largest utility says one of its workers died over the weekend while doing maintenance in an underground vault. Fire cr...
18:16, 2019-07-01

Eritrean survives shooting in Germany, suspected shooter dies A 26-year-old Eritrean was apparently shot from a car by a man who later died, German authorities have said, citing preliminary information. The poli...
11:20, 2019-07-23

Japanese man hospitalized with pneumonia in Wuhan dies, coronavirus suspected A Japanese man hospitalized with pneumonia in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of a coronavirus outbreak, has died, Japan's foreign ministry ...
06:40, 2020-02-08

US home construction slips 0.9% in May, reflecting big drop in single-family construction WASHINGTON (AP) — US home construction slips 0.9% in May, reflecting big drop in single-family construction....
15:12, 2019-06-18

Worker dies in fall at Coachella festival staging site Around 9:30 a.m. Saturday, a worker reportedly fell from scaffolding connected to a Coachella music festival stage.       ...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Factory worker dies after falling into industrial meat grinder The 47-year-old was working at a meat-processing plant while doing maintenance with three other men when the machine was accidentally turned on...
15:48, 2020-01-01

Facebook worker dies after jumping from building at Silicon Valley HQ A Facebook employee died Thursday after jumping from the fourth floor of a building at the company’s Silicon Valley headquarters, police and re...
02:20, 2019-09-20

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11:16, 2019-07-20

Woman staying at Kennedy Compound dies of suspected drug overdose A woman staying at one of the homes on the Kennedy Compound in Cape Cod died after a suspected overdose on Thursday, according to reports. Police are...
01:28, 2019-08-02

Piedmont Airlines worker dies in accident at North Carolina airport An employee of regional carrier Piedmont Airlines has died in Charlotte after the baggage-hauling tug he was driving flipped, pinning him underneath....
15:36, 2019-08-13

North Carolina Zoo worker dies after fall during ‘aerial rescue drill’ An arborist at the North Carolina Zoo was killed after toppling out of a tree during a safety drill this week, according to new reports. The North Ca...
16:28, 2019-07-19

Lake Tahoe ski resort worker dies after ‘serious incident’ on expert trail Christopher John Nicholson, 36, was working as a member of Heavenly Mountain Resort ski patrol when he was found unresponsive in Mott Canyon....
19:28, 2020-01-21

Cafu’s eldest son, Danilo, dies of suspected heart attack while playing football "The eldest son of Brazilian legend Cafu has died after reportedly suffering a heart attack while playing football."...
12:20, 2019-09-05

Meredith Kercher's father dies after suspected hit-and-run near his south London home The father of Meredith Kercher, a British student murdered in Italy, has died following in a suspected hit-and-run near his south London home....
08:08, 2020-02-07

Chinese medical worker dies helping fight coronavirus for 10 days straight A Chinese medical worker died of a heart attack after working 10 days straight to help fight the coronavirus epidemic, according to a report. Song Yi...
23:00, 2020-02-06

Tata Steel death: Worker dies at Port Talbot plant in south Wales A worker has died in a machinery accident at the Tata Steel plant in Port Talbot, south Wales, leading to an immediate investigation....
18:24, 2019-09-25

Dog rescued after collapsing from heatstroke on hiking trail A dog who suffered heatstroke while accompanying his owner on a hike in California over the weekend triggered an urgent rescue mission and a warning ...
20:52, 2019-08-21

More US troops suffering heatstroke because of climate change: report At least 17 US troops have died of heat exposure during training since 2008, while a rising number of military members have fallen ill because of tor...
22:44, 2019-07-23

Heatstroke symptoms: Signs you should not ignore in children and dogs as mercury soars THE UK is experiencing a heatwave this week, which is why it is important to be aware of the signs and symptoms of a heatstroke – especially in young...
13:56, 2019-07-23

UK heatwave: Warning for dog owners after vets save puppy suffering heatstroke from brink of death Dog owners have been urged to be extra vigilant as temperatures soar after vets had to save a puppy from the brink of death due to heatstroke....
02:56, 2019-07-23

Iran woman dies of suspected coronavirus infection: state daily IRAN An Iranian woman has died of a suspected coronavirus infection, the state daily newspaper IRAN reported on Wednesday, without citing any sources....
09:00, 2020-02-12

Tokyo opens Olympic rowing venue in heart of Tokyo Bay TOKYO (AP) — Organizers have opened the rowing venue for next year’s Tokyo Olympics. The venue is located in Tokyo Bay and is ready to go with ...
07:08, 2019-06-16

Kansas community college football player's heatstroke-related death was part of God's 'plan,' his former coach says Braeden Bradforth died last August on the first day of practice at Garden City Community College...
19:40, 2019-08-02

Ilford fire: Murder probe launched as 'homeless man' dies after suspected arson attack in east London A murder investigation has been launched after a man who suffered burns in a suspected arson attack died in hospital....
21:40, 2019-06-20

Domino's worker assaults co-worker who revealed spoiler for 'Avengers: Endgame' Police say an employee at a Domino's in Friendswood, Texas, snapped at a coworker who revealed a spoiler for "Avengers: Endgame."...
15:52, 2019-04-30

City worker fatally run over by co-worker near Gracie Mansion A city Department of Transportation worker was killed when a colleague accidentally ran him over with a truck early Tuesday near Gracie Mansion in th...
13:40, 2019-10-22

Construction fire in downtown TUCSON-A construction site caught fire Saturday afternoon. University of Arizona Police say the fire happened between Marshall Building and Marriott ...
23:12, 2020-01-11

Construction continues on Jan. 8 memorial TUCSON - At the historic presidio courtyard in downtown Tucson, adjacent to the old Pima County Courthouse, work continues on a permanent January 8th...
07:24, 2019-12-07

US construction spending falls 0.8% in May WASHINGTON (AP) — Spending on U.S. construction projects fell in May, the first drop in six months, as home building fell for a fifth straight month....
16:16, 2019-07-01

US home construction slips 0.9% in May WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home construction slipped a bit in May as a sharp drop in single-family construction was only partially offset by a rise in ap...
15:12, 2019-06-18

Not enough sand for construction industry despite abundance? Sand as a building material is essential especially for highly industrialized societies. It's widely used around the world, and there seems to be no ...
11:28, 2019-06-25

Valencia construction almost done, other projects starting TUCSON –  After more than a year of work, construction along a stretch of Valencia road on the eastside is days away from completion. “It...
08:04, 2019-08-13

Construction workers uncovered 42 skeletons and nobody knows where they’re from Construction workers in Buckingham, England got a disturbing surprise when they began clearing land for new residential development recently. The hou...
19:32, 2020-02-03

First look at F1 2020's Vietnam GP construction, new facility The first look at the new permanent facility for the Vietnam Grand Prix, set to make its debut on the Formula 1 calendar in 2020, has been revealed b...
14:48, 2019-05-02

What’s Driving You Crazy? Construction on Houghton TUCSON – There is a lot of construction on Houghton Road and it is driving viewers crazy. News 4 Tucson viewer Brenda wrote in and said, “...
08:08, 2019-09-14

Construction starts at Ruthrauff Road and I-10 TUCSON - Construction started on Ruthrauff Road and I-10 on Monday. The roadwork is adjacent to where Parsons Steel Builders has stood for more than ...
06:24, 2020-01-14

US home construction climbed 5.7% in April WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home construction rose in April, led by an uptick in single-family homes. The Commerce Department said Thursday that homebuild...
14:44, 2019-05-16

The construction of modern Britain – in pictures Thousands of unseen photographs depicting the building of modern Britain are being released to the public for the first time. Historic England is pub...
08:48, 2020-01-13

Skateboarding’s ‘Anti-Olympics’ For amateurs and professionals, this annual event captures the spirit of the sport ahead of its debut at the 2020 Tokyo games....
20:12, 2019-10-04

The Fight Against The Los Angeles Olympics Isn't Over Yet On a sweltering July morning in Los Angeles, the LA 2028 flags flew as “Mayor” Eric Garcetti stood on the steps of City Hall and cancelled The LA 202...
21:20, 2019-08-08

‘Andy Ruiz in the Olympics? He’s welcome to try’ Frazer Clarke on pros in AIBA boxing, Andy Ruiz being encouraged to enter the Olympics and the controversial decisions he's faced The post ‘And...
12:36, 2019-10-25

Construction of Lucid Motors factory begins in US Construction has begun on the 1.8-acre facility in Casa Grande Start-up's electric luxury saloon takes step closer to production as construction of $...
19:16, 2019-11-07

Tucson area road construction picking up TUCSON – With millions of dollars in taxes coming in road construction is starting to heat up around Tucson. According to regional traffic offi...
03:08, 2019-05-23

Construction is in demand – but who's going to do all the work? | Gene Marks Firms both big and small are looking to hire, according to a study released this month, but many are troubled by labor shortagesThe construction busi...
12:28, 2020-01-30

Construction starts on massive telescope in Hawaii MAUNA KEA, Hawaii (AP) – Scientists say the massive telescope they plan to build atop Hawaii’s highest peak will help them peer back to t...
01:20, 2019-07-15

US judge: Construction on Obama center should proceed CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago says he’ll dismiss a lawsuit brought by a parks advocacy group that is trying to stop former Presiden...
20:56, 2019-06-11

Construction Career Days comes to Southern Arizona TUCSON – Save the date for Southern Arizona Construction Career Days. It will be held at the Tucson Rodeo Grounds on November 6th and 7th from ...
02:04, 2019-09-06

The two year construction project begins at I-10 and Ruthrauff Unmute Play Remaining Ad Time Ad - 00:00 TUCSON - Construction continues...
06:24, 2020-02-15

Jewish memorial stones dug out and taken to construction dump Five bronze cubes in memory of a Nazi-era murdered Jewish family vanished as cable was being laid. The memorials were taken to a construction dump....
08:20, 2020-02-02

Taking the carbon out of construction with engineered wood To meet the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement on climate change — keeping global warming well below 2 degrees Celsius and ideally capping it at ...
19:12, 2019-12-11

The Latest: Construction to start on new Detroit car plant DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on plans by Fiat Chrysler to build a new vehicle assembly plant in Detroit (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Fiat Chrysler says ...
21:12, 2019-05-21

Broadway Boulevard construction project to start soon TUCSON - The Broadway Improvement Project will go from Euclid Avenue to Country Club Road and will widen Broadway to six lanes. This project goes all...
07:12, 2020-01-14

Officials: Person stuck in construction trench TUCSON – A person is stuck in a construction trench, officials said Tuesday afternoon. First responders are on scene on Stone Avenue, south of River ...
21:36, 2019-11-05

TFD responds to construction fire near UArizona campus TUCSON-A construction site caught fire Saturday afternoon. University of Arizona Police say the fire happened between Marshall Building and Marriott ...
04:04, 2020-01-12

Let's See How Construction On Nintendo's Theme Park Is Coming Along Super Nintendo World is due to open in around six months time, which is why we’re starting to get stuff like big shiny music videos. For something a ...
01:36, 2020-01-17

Arizona State University gets OK for 4 construction projects PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona State University has gotten approval for several large construction projects including a new dormitory in downtown Phoenix, a ...
22:08, 2019-09-23

Instagram’s wholesome ‘Construction Guy’ is a viral stunt In the end, everyone’s new favorite Instagrammer was just as phony as the rest of ’em. A construction worker from Texas became a social m...
19:12, 2019-06-14

Traffic Alert: Construction along River might cause delays TUCSON – Heads up if you are driving on River Road for the next week or so. Construction is taking place on River between 1st and Campbell. It ...
04:52, 2019-09-05

One dead, two injured in Midtown construction accident Emergency personnel responded to a call for a construction worker who fell down an elevator shaft at about 3:15 p.m. at the intersection of W. 30th S...
23:40, 2019-10-24

Murals go missing from construction fencing along Fourth Ave TUCSON – The Historic Fourth Avenue Coalition is asking for the public’s help in locating painted panels that went missing from construction fencing ...
22:00, 2019-09-03

Federer still not committed to 2020 Olympics "Roger Federer has not yet decided if he will compete at next year\u0027s Tokyo Olympics and said on Sunday at the US Open that eligibility, his heal...
13:32, 2019-09-02

Why Aly Raisman Won't Compete in the 2020 Olympics There had been rumors that Raisman, who lives in Massachusetts, wasn’t planning on competing....
16:16, 2020-01-16

How you could be a part of the 2020 Summer Olympics The torchbearer applications for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay have opened. Find out how you could be running an Olympic flame through Japan nex...
01:28, 2019-06-18

PCSD holds Tip-A-Cop for Special Olympics AZ Unified Athletes Day / Courtesy: Special Olympics Arizona TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department will be collecting donations for the Special Olym...
16:24, 2019-10-10

Russian Hackers Are Still Targeting the Olympics Fancy Bear has targeted 16 anti-doping agencies around the world, indicating that its Olympics grudge is far from over....
23:12, 2019-10-28

Pat McCormack: ‘Hopefully I can push on now and get gold at the Olympics’ Wales' Lauren Price and Ireland's Kurt Walker join Pat McCormack as gold medallists at the European Games The post Pat McCormack: ‘Hopefully I ...
17:00, 2019-06-30

NHL playoff expansion, Olympics could decide next CBA It has not come up thus far in CBA talks between the NHL and NHLPA, we’re told by a trusted source, but a confluence of events could lead to an agree...
08:24, 2020-02-16

10 of the best pros to emerge from the 2016 Olympics The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio produced several quality boxers who turned professional in the months and years that followed. Here are 10 of the best ...
20:12, 2019-07-30

Special Olympics Goes To Capitol Hill Special Olympics went to Capitol Hill to make their case to Congress, advocating on behalf of their Unified Champion Schools (UCS) program and the fu...
21:48, 2020-02-13

From the Olympics to a climate change activist Rok Rozman competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Now he has kayaked across six countries to help defend rivers against dams....
01:56, 2019-10-24

Construction to begin soon on taller White House fence WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is getting a new 13-foot fence, almost double its current height, to help keep intruders out. The Secret Service sa...
20:08, 2019-06-07

U.S. court lifts block on Keystone XL pipeline construction An appeals court has lifted a judge's injunction that blocked construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada....
20:12, 2019-06-07

Fixes for your tragic rental bathroom that don’t involve construction As much as you want to, you don’t have to knock into your wall to transform your rental bathroom....
13:12, 2019-07-18

Construction on newer Tucson street causes money concerns TUCSON – Construction on a newer street in Tucson is causing money concerns. A Tucson woman says she can think of several streets in Tucson in need o...
05:08, 2019-12-10

Kingston’s third crossing construction in ‘public consultation period’ Construction on Kingston's Third Crossing has yet to begin despite projections of a summer start....
17:56, 2019-10-02

Square Feet: A New Recruitment Tool for Construction: The Joystick To help attract a generation that grew up playing video games, the construction industry has turned to simulators that replicate jobs done by heavy e...
15:32, 2019-04-16

Hawaiian Elders Protesting Telescope Construction Are Arrested When completed, the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea’s summit is expected to be the largest telescope in the Northern Hemisphere. But its construc...
12:44, 2019-07-22

Fire breaks out at under-construction Texas Rangers stadium The $1.2 billion stadium being built for the Texas Rangers caught fire Saturday. The two-alarm blaze was quickly put out, but not before it sent a hu...
01:28, 2019-12-15

One killed, two others hurt in Long Island construction accident A construction worker was killed and two others hurt when they became entangled in wiring that got stuck under a pick-up truck on Long Island, author...
02:16, 2019-08-11

NY state construction business has added 91K jobs since 2010 There’s no shortage of work for New York hard hats, as the state’s construction industry continues to thrive, new figures from the state comptroller ...
05:00, 2019-05-10

Russian city cancels cathedral construction after protests MOSCOW (AP) — The governor of Russia’s Urals region says a plan to build a Russian Orthodox cathedral in a popular park will be cancelled after...
19:28, 2019-05-22

NYC to require ‘bird-friendly’ glass and other materials for new construction This legislation is for the birds! If an effort to cut down on the hundreds of thousands of birds killed yearly by accidentally ramming into building...
23:12, 2019-12-10

Scaled Robotics keeps an autonomous eye on busy construction sites Buildings under construction are a maze of half-completed structures, gantries, stacked materials, and busy workers — tracking what’s going on ...
14:24, 2019-12-11

New Mexico city allows construction of private border wall SUNLAND PARK, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico city is allowing construction to resume of a privately funded barrier along the U.S.-Mexico border following q...
20:16, 2019-05-30

Barrel-Maker Starts Construction On Cooperage In Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A barrel manufacturer has started construction on a $66.5 million cooperage in eastern Kentucky that’s expected to create...
12:12, 2019-06-05

Passengers Walked To LaGuardia Airport Because Construction And Traffic Were So Bad Is LaGuardia Airport the worst airport in the entire world? Is it the worst place in America, period? Well, given that passengers are now being force...
20:56, 2019-08-09

Hawaiian Elders Arrested Trying to Block Telescope Construction When completed, the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea’s summit is expected to be the largest telescope in the Northern Hemisphere. But its construc...
05:56, 2019-07-18

Hard Rock Hotel construction back in action A tower crane popped up and construction resumed over the weekend after a curious, weeks-long pause at the Hard Rock Hotel site at 151 W. 48th St. Bu...
05:40, 2019-06-25

Brexit uncertainty triggers slump in UK construction sector Commercial building work is hit hardest as engineering work dries upBrexit uncertainty has led to a mothballing of commercial and civil engineering p...
19:56, 2019-06-04

NYC passes rule to close ‘Kushner loophole’ in construction NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers have voted to close the “Kushner loophole” that critics say encourages landlords to file false pa...
01:00, 2019-05-09

Dutch construction boom set to end as EU nitrogen rules bite A six-year construction boom in the Netherlands is set to end next year, a research firm said on Thursday, as uncertainty over European Union rules o...
13:12, 2019-10-31

Court lifts block on Keystone XL pipeline construction HELENA, Mont. (AP) — An appeals court has lifted a judge’s injunction that blocked construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada. Bu...
19:24, 2019-06-07

Norsk Hydro to get boost from trend towards low-carbon construction Metals maker Norsk Hydro expects its sale of low-carbon aluminium made from recycled drink cans and other scrap to more than double this year and to ...
14:28, 2020-01-10

Dutch construction workers protest environmental rules THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Thousands of Dutch construction workers converged on The Hague on Wednesday to protest restrictions they say are crippling t...
17:12, 2019-10-30

Experts: Surprise Inspections No Cure-All For Construction Violations Spot checks by teams of New York City inspectors should not be seen as a panacea for the problem of rising construction site injuries. According to c...
17:00, 2020-02-21

Pentagon has finalized contracts for $2.5B in border barrier construction The Pentagon says it has finalized contracts to build a portion of President Trump's long-desired barrier on U.S.-Mexico border....
22:12, 2019-09-19

Keystone XL pipeline opponents again seek to block construction Opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline asked a judge to again block construction of the project after U.S. President Donald Trump issued it a new ...
06:00, 2019-07-11

Home construction industry rebounding in Casa Grande CASA GRANDE, Ariz. - Housing construction is picking back up in Casa Grande. In 2019, Casa Grande received 549 building permit applications for new s...
17:08, 2020-01-06

Cuomo refuses to audit MTA’s $51.5B construction budget without de Blasio Here’s one MTA countdown clock that actually matters. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is refusing to convene a panel to review the MTA’s massive $51.5 billion cons...
02:36, 2019-12-30

Construction work restricts Ina Road starting Monday TUCSON – Lane restrictions will be put in place on Ina Road between Thornydale and Oldfather roads starting Monday evening for a utility valve ...
19:40, 2019-05-20

Indus.ai raises $8 million for construction site management AI Indus.ai raised $8 million to further develop its computer vision that helps construction project managers track progress and safety compliance.Read ...
15:40, 2019-09-18

Colorado town duped out of $1M in bridge construction scam Someone had a bridge to sell … and this Colorado town fell for the scam. The town of Erie was duped out of more than $1 million when it sent mo...
23:08, 2020-01-01

Stalled construction of Greek church at WTC site to resume This Greek tragedy might have a happy ending. The long-stalled, scandal-scarred construction of the new St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and Nation...
01:08, 2020-01-03

Greek Construction Methods Now Pushed Back In Time Ancient Greeks used cranes over a century earlier than currently believed, according to a new scientific paper. ...
03:52, 2019-08-30

New restaurant at Da Silvano site feels construction squeeze Customers at fabled Italian trattoria Da Silvano’s sidewalk tables enjoyed colorful Greenwich Village people-watching for 41 years. But instead of pe...
04:20, 2019-05-29

Woman plunges down construction-zone hole in Midtown The 50-year-old victim was spotted wailing at the bottom of the rectangular pit, roughly four feet below the intersection of West 35th Street and 8th...
00:24, 2019-10-19

Maldives: Fighting corruption and construction in a tropical paradise The Maldives is considered a dream holiday destination for many. But construction is threatening its fragile coral reefs and azure blue lagoons. Some...
13:12, 2019-10-22

Fieldwire raises $33.5 million to digitize construction sites Fieldwire raised $33.5 million to target construction firms with cross-platform software designed to help organize everyone involved in a building pr...
20:12, 2019-09-16

Nord Stream 2: What Berlin thinks about halting construction Manfred Weber, a candidate for the office of president of the European Commission, is speaking out against the planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. Wh...
12:52, 2019-05-01

In Hawaii, Construction to Begin on Disputed Telescope Project Work on the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea, bitterly opposed by Hawaiian activists, may soon be underway....
23:56, 2019-06-20

Pentagon shifting $1.5 billion to border wall construction WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it is reallocating $1.5 billion to help pay for construction of 80 miles of wall at the U.S.-Mexican border. The ...
18:44, 2019-05-10

Construction nearly done; visitors enjoying 2 new areas at Edmonton Valley Zoo It's been a good couple of weeks for the red pandas at the Edmonton Valley Zoo as they settle in to their new digs....
02:12, 2019-06-12

UCP appoints lawyer in hopes of expediting construction of Springbank Dam The government announced on Friday it had appointed lawyer Martin Ignasiak to assess opportunities for possibly expediting the dam's construction....
03:44, 2019-05-04

The New Construction Approach That Helped P&G Build Their “Plant Of The Future” Lean construction methods driven by P&G's partnership with construction firm Southland Industries saved time and dollars in the construction, startup...
13:24, 2020-02-21

Does Russia Belong in the Olympics? The Fight Resumes Despite Russia being found guilty of a state-sponsored doping scheme and repeated efforts to cover it up, the World Anti-Doping Agency on Monday coul...
16:04, 2019-12-08

Curry commits to 2020 Olympics: 'That is the plan' "Sept 18 (Reuters) - USA Basketball suffered a shock exit at the recent World Cup but their hopes of rebounding at the next major international event...
19:24, 2019-09-18

Carli Lloyd wants to try NFL kicking after 2020 Olympics Carli Lloyd wants to make one thing clear about her NFL kicking goals: “This isn’t just a publicity stunt.” The USWNT co-captain is...
23:24, 2019-11-21

AOC will pursue ABC over decision to pull Olympics coverage Two parties meet but no indication of reversalNational broadcaster claims it cannot afford $1m The Australian Olympic Committee will continue to push...
06:48, 2019-11-27

Rio champion Nurudinov DQ’d from London Olympics for doping LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A weightlifting gold medalist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been disqualified from the 2012 London Games for d...
15:44, 2019-05-27

The Theater Olympics Bring a World of Drama Together More than 20 countries have sent over 100 productions, including large-scale works by some of the hottest directors. So why have so few heard of the ...
17:32, 2019-12-03

Cavendish likely to miss out on Olympics after World Cup omission "Mark Cavendish looks set to miss out on this summer’s Olympics after he was left out of the Great Britain team for the final UCI Track Cycling World...
17:40, 2020-01-16

Was London 2012 Olympics the dirtiest games ever? It has had more drugs disqualifications than Athens and Beijing combined but now there is just a year to expose remaining dopers...
18:56, 2019-07-26

Zakarin considers nationality switch for Olympics "Ilnur Zakarin could switch nationality or compete under a neutral flag to ensure his participation at Tokyo Olympics following Russia’s ban by WADA....
17:08, 2019-12-17

Video Games Get One Step Closer To Being In The Olympics Although the Olympics are known more physical competitive pursuits like gymnastics and swimming, the organization has been inching closer and closer ...
22:24, 2019-09-11

Mbappe wants to play at both Euro 2020 and Olympics PARIS (AP) — Kylian Mbappe is looking forward to a busy summer in 2020. The 20-year-old France forward, who helped his national team win the World Cu...
12:04, 2019-06-26

NHL playoff expansion, Olympics could decide next CBA agreement It has not come up thus far in CBA talks between the NHL and NHLPA, we’re told by a trusted source, but a confluence of events could lead to an agree...
00:12, 2020-02-16

There is no ‘Plan B’ for Olympics over COVID-19 concerns, organizers say Tokyo Olympics organizers say that they are not yet considering any contingency plans or whether to cancel the Games over COVID-19 concerns....
17:48, 2020-02-14

Tiger Woods: 'Would I like to play in the Olympics? Yes' – video Tiger Woods has said that featuring for the USA in the 2020 Olympics remains firmly on his radar. The Masters champion was speaking to media at Bethp...
20:28, 2019-05-14

Special Olympics AZ breakfast inspires hundreds at TCC TUCSON – Tens of thousands of dollars were raised for Special Olympics Arizona at the seventh annual “Breakfast With Champions”. Ne...
03:40, 2019-10-25

Deignan: Olympics my 'biggest goal' for 2020 "Lizzie Deignan says she plans to schedule her season around her “biggest goal” of winning gold at the Olympics."...
17:20, 2020-01-06

Cricket in line to be included at 2028 Olympics "Cricket is in line to be included at the 2028 Olympics in Los Angeles, MCC World Cricket Committee chairman Mike Gatting has said."...
17:52, 2019-08-13

Penn Station construction to close over 10 retail businesses inside Progress is galloping ahead at Penn Station — and it’s trampling more than 10 retail businesses that have been there for years. Construction is slate...
04:44, 2019-06-14

Construction workers find dinosaur fossils in Denver suburb HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Construction workers have unearthed fossils in a Denver suburb that experts say could be from a rare horned dinosaur. T...
20:16, 2019-05-22

Watch: Fox trapped in construction site basement rescued in New Jersey Police in New Jersey shared video of an animal control officer rescuing a fox cub that became stranded in the basement of a construction site....
21:32, 2019-05-22

FDNY firefighters rescue construction workers from Harlem building Two construction workers were rescued after the lift they were working in crashed into a Harlem building early Friday, officials said. The rescue too...
20:52, 2019-12-13

Martha’s Vineyard tribe, town spar over casino construction BOSTON (AP) — Officials on Martha’s Vineyard in Massachusetts are battling a Native American tribe’s efforts to build a casino on the fam...
18:36, 2019-05-31

San Tan Valley man rescued after falling 50 feet into hole on construction site SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. (KPNX) — A surveyor fell 50 feet at a construction site and will live to tell the story. Rural Metro Fire received an emergency...
22:48, 2019-11-27

Hotel Under Construction Collapses in New Orleans, Leaving At Least 2 People Dead Fire Superintendent Timothy McConnell told reporters the building is “unstable" and that it could collapse again....
16:24, 2019-10-13

Built Robotics raises $33 million for automated construction equipment Built Robotics has raised $33 million to create autonomous systems for construction projects in infrastructure and clean energy.Read More...
15:44, 2019-09-19

Hotel Under Construction Collapses in New Orleans, Leaving 1 Person Dead Fire Superintendent Timothy McConnell told reporters the building is “unstable" and that it could collapse again....
21:56, 2019-10-12

Silence at Hard Rock Hotel site as construction stalls An eerie silence has fallen over the Hard Rock Hotel site at 159 W. 48th St., which Extell is developing for Hard Rock International. Work has oddly ...
05:20, 2019-06-18

A peek inside American Dream's Nickelodeon Universe under construction See inside American Dream's Nickelodeon Universe theme park under construction in New Jersey.       ...
12:41, 2019-10-23

Ancient Roman Walls Damaged During Luxury Hotel Construction Private developers building luxury hotel apartments in England are being taken to task for their part in the collapse of an ancient Roman City wall i...
00:36, 2020-01-19

CBP releases statement on cactus bulldozed for border wall construction TUCSON – U.S. Customs and Border Protection released a statement Wednesday about the recent concern over a video of a saguaro cactus being bull...
01:24, 2019-10-11

Ethiopia dam official blames construction delays on conglomerate METEC Construction of a $4-billion dam at the heart of Ethiopia's bid to become Africa's biggest power exporter has been delayed five years as engineers ha...
11:32, 2019-10-01

Private border wall construction continues despite court order A judge has said the US-Mexico barrier, partially funded by an anti-migrant group, could damage a sanctuary and ecosystemThe construction of a privat...
08:44, 2019-12-07

Construction workers accidentally uncover ancient site in Connecticut They were building a bridge when they happened to dig up history. Connecticut Department of Transportation crews were excavating the site of a new br...
21:08, 2019-12-13

White House to begin construction on taller fence this summer A border wall is not the only barrier the president has in the works. The White House is getting a new fence that’s almost double the height of...
15:20, 2019-06-08

Hudson Yards scaffolding collapse injures four construction workers Four workers were injured Monday morning when scaffolding collapsed at a Hudson Yards construction site, authorities said. Three of the individuals s...
15:24, 2019-11-11

NYPD responds to violent dispute between Midtown construction workers The victim was stabbed on 30th Street and Fifth Avenue just before 9 a.m. by a suspect who then hopped into the passenger seat of a Honda....
19:24, 2020-01-09

Spacemaker raises $25 million to power urban construction projects with AI AI-powered construction simulation software company Spacemaker has raised $25 million in a series A round of funding co-led by Atomico and Northzone....
10:00, 2019-06-10

China begins construction on two new reactors in Hainan - state media China has begun construction on two new reactor units at the Changjiang nuclear project on the island province of Hainan off the country's southeast ...
09:08, 2019-11-18

Is a construction company right in suing a cafe over the word cat? | Gene Marks Caterpillar has filed a cease and desist order against California’s Cat & Cloud Coffee for using the word on its apparel – but the coffee shop is fig...
12:44, 2019-06-02

Three construction workers injured by falling pipe in Broadway theater Three workers inside a Broadway theater were injured Thursday by a falling pipe, one critically. At least one of the workers at the John Golden Theat...
19:40, 2019-06-27

Fear and Anger Over Construction of International Airport For Machu Picchu Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley in Peru is being put under threat of ‘irreparable damage’ as work to build an international airport to cater for e...
15:56, 2019-05-16

Planned border wall construction worries environmental groups Unmute Play Remaining Ad Time Ad - 00:00 TUCSON - The Pentagon announced...
07:48, 2020-02-15

Court delays block Keystone XL pipeline construction in 2019 BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — An executive for the company proposing the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada’s oil sands into the U.S. says it has mi...
03:52, 2019-05-04

Construction workers hit gas line in Williamsburg, forcing building evacuations Construction workers in Williamsburg hit a gas pipe Thursday morning, forcing people to evacuate two buildings, according to officials. The call came...
17:36, 2019-08-29

National monument hill blasted for border wall construction TUCSON - Crews have begun blasting hills at a protected Arizona monument Friday in order to make room to construct a border wall. According to offici...
00:28, 2020-02-08

Images show construction of China's third aircraft carrier, thinktank says Satellite photos indicate bow and hull are already under assembly, ChinaPower says, and carrier is expected to be completed in 2022Recent satellite p...
23:32, 2019-05-07

Conservationists applaud decision to halt construction of Rosemont Mine TUCSON -Wednesday night, a federal judge halted the construction of the Rosemont Mine in the Santa Rita Mountains, overturning the U.S. Forest Servic...
09:20, 2019-08-02

ADOT offering first training sessions just for women at Construction Academy PHOENIX - The Arizona Department of Transportation announced on Thursday that they will be offering training sessions specifically for women for the ...
06:12, 2020-02-21

Kenya's first coal plant construction paused in climate victory Owners failed to assess environmental and community concerns, court rules, while US ambassador wades into debate in support of coal powerKenya has be...
08:52, 2019-07-11

Jeffrey Epstein ‘facilitated’ construction of Harvard-linked building Jeffrey Epstein “facilitated” the construction of — but didn’t actually fund — a $3.6 million Hillel building that sits on land leased fr...
19:16, 2019-09-13

Jeffrey Epstein ‘facilitated’ construction of Harvard University building Jeffrey Epstein “facilitated” the construction of — but didn’t actually fund — Harvard’s $3.6 million Hillel building, according to a rep...
14:36, 2019-09-13

Building Africa: Can Europe's construction firms compete with China's? China is Africa's biggest player in the infrastructure sector. European contractors have fallen behind. And they are struggling to come up with ways ...
09:12, 2020-02-21

Pentagon diverting some school construction funds to border wall Democrats press DeVos on ITT Tech loan discharges — A top House education committee Democrat will retire...
16:36, 2019-09-05

Trump Administration delays construction along border wall until October TUCSON – Construction for the U.S.- Mexico border wall in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument and Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge will b...
03:20, 2019-08-15

Coronavirus: Satellite images show construction of Wuhan hospitals Satellite images show the hospitals being built to deal with the deadly coronavirus outbreak in the Chinese city of Wuhan....
23:24, 2020-01-30

Biodiversity in crisis: Earth’s giant construction projects mapped out The planet’s largest areas of undisturbed wilderness in Siberia and tropical rainforests are under threat from huge waves of development. Here’s what...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Construction workers in UK uncover 42 skeletons in mystery shallow grave Construction workers in Buckingham, England got a disturbing surprise when they began clearing land for new residential development recently. The hou...
17:00, 2020-02-04

U of A Botanic Garden closing early for entry pavilion construction The University of Alberta Botanic Garden in Devon is closing about six weeks early, on September 3, for construction of a new entry pavilion....
04:52, 2019-07-19

Activists protest telescope’s construction on sacred Hawaiian mountain MAUNA KEA, Hawaii — Hundreds of demonstrators are gathered at the base of Hawaii’s tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope ...
19:08, 2019-07-15

Strike to affect Quebec’s provincial parks during construction holiday A total of 23 of Quebec's provincial parks are expected to be affected as 1,500 workers walk off the job for the construction holiday....
22:20, 2019-07-10

450+ flights canceled or delayed on Day 2 of San Francisco Airport runway construction The San Francisco International Airport closed one of its major runways for repairs Saturday, causing hundreds of flight delays and cancellations. &...
03:08, 2019-09-09

Construction boss suspects $40,000 cash grab from his Jeep was an ‘inside job’ A Staten Island construction boss’ backpack stuffed with $40,000 in cash was snatched from his car while he was at a Brooklyn business meeting — and ...
01:36, 2019-07-31

How To Convince Your Stakeholders That Value Networks Can Be The Fastest Way To Advance The Construction Industry Digitization has come along to aid in the progress of countless industries. There is a lot of potential in the construction industry but not without ...
21:48, 2020-02-13

Hawaii Telescope Project, Long Disputed, Approaches Construction The governor is expected to announce that the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea, bitterly opposed by local activists, will get underway....
22:36, 2019-07-10

Haas's Romain Grosjean feels he is in 'Olympics' of bad luck in F1 Romain Grosjean says he feels like he is in the 'Olympics' of bad luck in Formula 1 at the moment and it is starting to get "fucking painful"...
13:56, 2019-06-09

Milan-Cortina to host 2026 Winter Olympics The Italian city edged out Stockholm, Sweden to host the games in seven years time. Milan and Stockholm were the two cities left after four others pu...
18:20, 2019-06-24

Hannawald: Four Hills is bigger than the Olympics or the World Championships "Ahead of Four Hills, Eurosport experts and former Ski Jumpers Sven Hannawald and Martin Schmitt talk about the competition and what it means, as wel...
10:56, 2019-12-27

Why insider says 2026 Olympics wouldn’t have been good fit for Calgary Rob Livingstone with GamesBids.com said Calgary would have lost to Sweden or Italy because of the way the International Olympic Committee was weighin...
01:16, 2019-06-25

UA softball pitchers to play in Olympics w/ Team Mexico TUCSON – U of A All American pitchers Taylor McQuillin and Danielle O’Toole have helped Team Mexico to qualify for the 2020 Olympics.  He...
12:36, 2019-09-03

Tiger Woods eyes a career first: Playing in the Olympics Tiger Woods on Tuesday said he’d “like’’ to play in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo if he qualifies. “I’ve never played in the Olympics, and I’m sure that...
07:16, 2019-05-15

Ryan Lochte gets candid about considering death after Olympics scandal Ryan Lochte may be focused on his comeback story, but the emotional scars stemming from the 2016 Olympics remain. Appearing on HBO’s “Rea...
21:24, 2019-08-19

Skateboarder Sky Brown, 11, takes bronze at worlds with eye on Olympics Brown, 11, takes bronze at world skateboarding championshipsBritish prodigy remains on track to qualify for Tokyo OlympicsShaun White finishes 13th i...
23:40, 2019-09-14

Stephanie Davis targets Olympics less than two years after first marathon • Runner’s 2:27.40 time reached Olympic qualifying standard• Davis ran first marathon in September 2018Stephanie Davis started taking running serious...
10:32, 2020-01-16

US, Canada women secure Olympics berths with wins "Sam Mewis scored a pair of goals to help lead a dominant United States to a 4-0 rout over Mexico, clinching a spot in the 2020 Olympics on Friday."...
11:16, 2020-02-08

Love Island winner sets sights on Olympics From winning Love Island to helping make Irish rugby history, 2019 was a whirlwind year for Greg O'Shea, who now has his sights set on the Olympic Ga...
10:36, 2020-01-15

Breakdancing wins IOC support for 2024 Olympics in Paris Breakdancing won't be an official Olympic sport until it passes a final vote in December 2020....
21:16, 2019-06-25

2020 Olympics: USA forecast to top medals table with GB and Australia fifth Prediction is based on if Tokyo Games started todayGracenote Sports has accurately predicted past OlympicsIf the Tokyo Olympics opened today, the Uni...
17:56, 2019-07-23

Special Olympics Kentucky Kicks Off Summer Games FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Kentucky Summer Special Olympics kicked off with a ceremonial lighting of the Flame of Hope at the Capitol on Frid...
01:16, 2019-06-01

IOC delays announcing new transgender guidelines for 2020 Olympics • Draft proposals have ‘gone around the houses’• Sporting federations urged to create own policiesPlans by the International Olympic Committee to int...
20:44, 2019-09-24

WADA bans Russia from Olympics over doping scandals MOSCOW – Russia was banned from the Olympics and world championships in a range of sports for four years on Monday after the World Anti-Doping ...
12:12, 2019-12-09

IOC begins conference to decide on 2026 Olympics host LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC has begun a day-long conference to decide the host of the 2026 Winter Olympics. The contest is a choice between ...
09:36, 2019-06-24

KVOA Goes In-Depth With Special Olympics AZ at USA Games In Seattle TUCSON – Hundreds turned out to this morning’s Special Olympics Arizona “Breakfast With Champions”. If you missed the series ...
01:56, 2019-10-25

Valverde to cut short Tours to target Olympics and Worlds "Alejandro Valverde says he will cut short his participation in the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana to target success at the Olympics and Road Wor...
16:28, 2020-01-06

Joe Girardi to manage Team USA at Olympics baseball qualifier DURHAM, N.C. — Four-time World Series champion Joe Girardi will manage Team USA at an Olympic qualifying tournament in November, hoping to guide the ...
09:40, 2019-08-08

Olympics, World Cups and more: Tom Jenkins' pictures of the decade The Guardian and Observer sport photographer picks his favourite images from the thousands he shot during the past 10 yearsThis is a collection of im...
09:16, 2019-12-30

Caitlyn Jenner: Transitioning was much harder than training for Olympics The star said that much of her Olympic training was a way of "running away" from gender dysphoria...
10:24, 2019-11-07

Airbnb is sponsoring the Olympics until 2028 for a reported $500 million Toru Hanai/Reuters Airbnb has scored a nine-year sponsorship deal with the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The deal comes in time for next yea...
14:24, 2019-11-18

Modern Olympics manifesto sold at auction for record $8m Pierre de Coubertin’s founding principles, written in 1892, breaks the record for sports memorabiliaThe original Olympic manifesto outlining the foun...
08:16, 2019-12-19

'We're still the best': Stephen Curry commits to playing in 2020 Olympics Curry planning on playing in 2020 Olympics: ‘That is the plan’USA coming off embarrassing seventh-place World Cup finishGolden State Warriors star St...
18:36, 2019-09-18

Roger Federer targets Wimbledon or Olympics in 2020 "As he approaches his 22nd year on tour Roger Federer has highlighted another Grand Slam victory and the Olympic Games as his main goals for 2020."...
14:00, 2019-12-19

US Olympics body may sanction athletes for Trump protests Athletes are facing possible sanctions for protesting Donald Trump at the Pan American Games. Gwen Berry and Race Imboden tried to draw attention to ...
05:48, 2019-08-12

Butcher to drive MG TCR car for Olympics-style Motorsport Games British Touring Car Championship frontrunner Rory Butcher will race a TCR-spec MG in the FIA's new nation versus nation Motorsport Games event...
16:52, 2019-09-23

Liz Cambage gets shot at another medal after Opals qualify for Olympics Australia beat Brazil 86-72 to secure place in TokyoCentre stars at qualifying tournament in FranceLiz Cambage has revealed she would have retired if...
02:00, 2020-02-10

Why 2012 London Olympics drug cheats are still being caught Retrospective testing means athletes cannot breathe easily for a decade, but the system is flawedWhen two swimmers refused to acknowledge victories b...
05:00, 2019-08-07

Kidd-Gilchrist Returns to Lexington to Help With Special Olympics Michael Kidd-Gilchrist helping out with the Special Olympics Sunday at the Joe Craft Center Lexington (LEX 18) — Former Kentucky national champ...
23:20, 2019-06-30

Wiggins: Cavendish 'covering bases' between Olympics and Tour "Bradley Wiggins and Adam Blythe assess what Mark Cavendish will do in 2020 when he is tipped to aim at both the Tour de France and the Tokyo Olympic...
09:36, 2019-09-03

Olympics in Sweden music to ears of Spotify founder STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Winter Olympics in Sweden is music to the ears of the head of Spotify. Daniel Ek, the founder and chief executive of the popular d...
11:48, 2019-06-17

Cavendish likely to miss out on Olympics after Track World Cup omission "Mark Cavendish looks set to miss out on this summer’s Olympics after he was left out of the Great Britain team for the final UCI Track Cycling World...
10:32, 2020-01-17

Molly Solomon promoted to lead NBC Olympics coverage Molly Solomon to lead NBC Olympics coverage; 1st woman to be executive producer for network sports division...
01:44, 2019-11-20

Russia readies for 2020 Olympics despite potential doping ban "The head of Russia\u0027s Olympic Committee said on Thursday it was carrying on with preparations for the Tokyo Olympics next year and criticised Wo...
14:48, 2019-11-28

Lauren London Reveals Construction of Nipsey Hussle Tower Is Underway Since Nipsey Hussle’s murder in April, his former fiancée Lauren London has transformed her Instagram account into a vigil for the celebrated communi...
03:12, 2019-08-03

Hard Rock hotel construction collapses in New Orleans; 1 dead, 3 missing The construction of a Hard Rock hotel on Canal Street collapsed Saturday morning in New Orleans. You can watch the harrowing moments here.  ...
20:48, 2019-10-12

Exclusive supper club serves up buzz at condo construction site It felt like trespassing. On a recent evening, a panel in a wall of green scaffolding outside an under-construction Williamsburg condo swung open. Fl...
02:36, 2019-05-23

Indonesia’s president calls for construction of giant sea wall around sinking Jakarta President Joko Widodo and his government are up against a tight timetable, including a forecast by experts that at the current rate, one-third of Jak...
05:20, 2019-07-28

UK construction sector shrinks as Brexit uncertainty bites - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Britain’s building sector suffers its worst month in over a yearLatest: UK constructio...
11:24, 2019-06-04

BP responds to blasting of national monument hill for border wall construction Courtesy: Center for Biological Diversity TUCSON - Border Patrol released a statement Wednesday in regards to the recent "controlled blasting" at a p...
01:00, 2020-02-13

Boris Johnson blames severe UK floods on climate change and construction Prime Minister Boris Johnson has pointed to construction and climate change as two potential reasons for severe flooding in the UK which has claimed ...
11:44, 2019-11-09

OpenSpace raises $14 million for AI platform that visually tracks construction projects OpenSpace uses artificial intelligence (AI) to automatically create navigable 360-degree photos of construction sites.Read More...
21:52, 2019-08-13

Trump pardoned a construction company owner whose family donated over $200,000 to his campaign Trump pardoned Paul Pogue, a construction company owner who was guilty of under paying his taxes by near half a million dollars, The Daily Beast repo...
13:00, 2020-02-19

Site C construction reaches major breakthrough at river diversion tunnel The tunnel will divert a section of the Peace River to allow crews access for construction of the controversial dam....
03:56, 2019-06-24

Over 100 cacti moved from Organ Pipe National Park due to border construction AJO, Ariz. – Cacti at Organ Pipe National Park have been relocated so that more space is available for border wall construction this week. The ...
04:32, 2019-10-12

Gas plant construction makes WA history by moving 30,000 native animals to safety Other mining companies urged to follow suit after contractors at Chevron’s Wheatstone LNG plant spend seven years relocating faunaEnvironment contrac...
23:36, 2019-07-25

Tree rings reveal plague hit medieval Europe’s construction industry Dating timber used to build European houses between AD 1250 and 1699 reveals that building activity fell during the Black Death and the Thirty Years’...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Pentagon approves $3.6B military construction funds to build border wall FILE – In this March 11, 2019 photo, construction crews replace a section of the primary wall separating San Diego, above right, and Tijuana, M...
17:48, 2019-09-04

Border wall construction crew bulldoze cactus at national monument TUCSON — Border wall construction is underway in the Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument. The construction is causing concern after a video pos...
07:52, 2019-10-06

Judge dismisses lawsuit seeking to block construction of Obama center A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit that sought to prevent the construction of the Obama Presidential Center in lakeside Jackson Park — de...
23:20, 2019-06-11

Alamos Gold halts construction at Turkish project amid protests Alamos Gold has halted construction work at its Kirazli project in western Turkey, the Canadian gold miner said on Monday, after its mining concessio...
16:56, 2019-10-14

Hard Rock hotel construction collapses in New Orleans; 2 dead, 1 missing The construction of a Hard Rock hotel on Canal Street collapsed Saturday morning in New Orleans. You can watch the harrowing moments here.  ...
17:04, 2019-10-13

US home construction rises 5.7% in April, led by uptick in single-family homes WASHINGTON (AP) — US home construction rises 5.7% in April, led by uptick in single-family homes....
14:44, 2019-05-16

Local artists to paint murals on Fourth Avenue construction fence TUCSON – With their bright colors, culture and powerful messages, murals have become the cure to sad walls in Tucson. The Historic Fourth Avenue Coal...
18:28, 2019-08-16

Disney Is Moving Forward With Construction on Its Marvel Theme Park Expansion With Galaxy’s Edge a success, it’s time for Disney to move forward on its next franchise-incorporating theme park project: a Marvel park....
22:52, 2019-06-15

Iran begins construction on 2nd power reactor as nuclear deal unravels Iran began pouring concrete Sunday for a second nuclear reactor at its Bushehr power plant, a facility Tehran points to as its reason to break the en...
15:36, 2019-11-10

Look: South Carolina construction crew finds Civil War artillery shell A construction crew in South Carolina made an unusual discovery while working on a property -- an artillery shell dating from the Civil War....
19:32, 2020-02-06

Trump administration raids military construction projects for border wall The Trump administration is carrying out plans to raid $3.6 billion in military construction projects to build the border wall, further inflaming law...
02:40, 2019-09-04

Gas pipeline construction shortens final Dakar 2020 stage running The final stage of the Dakar Rally on Friday will be shortened due to the construction of gas pipelines in the planned route...
18:04, 2020-01-16

The Punctilious Planning, Design, and Construction of the Ancient Round City of Baghdad Baghdad is the capital of Iraq but whereas the country of Iraq was founded only in 1958, the city of Baghdad had been established about 1200 years be...
00:48, 2019-05-11

Calgary man concerned that ring road construction will damage ‘bustling little ecosystem’ Lee Girardo lives in Aspen Woods near the site of a planned interchange that will connect Bow Trail to the West Calgary Ring Road....
04:36, 2020-02-13

Fingerprints of Ancient Masons Reveal Advanced Iron Age Construction Technique Sometimes a discovery really brings the past alive. One such is the recent discovery of 3000-year old fingerprints that have been found in the United...
00:21, 2019-05-30

Hammer time: US construction index at record high, more work than workers Optimism in the U.S. construction industry has reached a record high, with builders forced to push off work because finding help is difficult due to ...
20:56, 2019-09-17

Mystic River Falls ride at Silver Dollar City under construction Branson-Missouri-area theme park Silver Dollar City announced its newest attraction Mystic River Falls on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019.    &...
23:08, 2019-10-28

OnSiteIQ raises $4.5 million to improve construction safety using AI and 360-degree imagery OnSiteIQ wants computer vision supplies computer vision analysis of 360-degree imagery to construction site managers and insurance companies.Read Mor...
19:48, 2020-02-18

ASMR and fake metal prop construction videos have, at long last, been combined Before the internet, unfortunate craftspeople had to learn the ins and outs of their trade without any reprieve from the stress that comes with hard,...
17:32, 2019-06-27

Watch: Escaped monkey found at construction site and returned to owner A small monkey that escaped his owner's Florida home has been safely returned to his owner after being found at a construction site....
21:48, 2019-05-13

StFX to support construction of commercial space launch site in Canso, N.S. Maritime Launch Services has proposed to construct and operate a private commercial space launch site for launching satellites into low Earth orbit....
18:24, 2020-01-16

1 dead, 6 injured after construction crane collapses on Dallas apartment building The crane fell after the National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the greater Dallas/Fort Worth area Sunday evening, saying wi...
00:40, 2019-06-10

UK construction output 'drops like a stone' as Brexit bites - business live British builders have suffered their worst monthly decline as heightened political and economic uncertainty hurts the economyBreaking: UK builders su...
14:40, 2019-07-02

Construction of Silverbell Road Sidewalk Infill Project begins Monday MARANA – Starting Monday, crews will be working on the the Silverbell Road Sidewalk Infill Project Monday through Friday, from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m....
08:40, 2019-07-01

Border wall construction blasting interfering with sacred land memorial Unmute Play Remaining Ad Time Ad - 00:00 LUKEVILLE, Ariz. - Videos of the...
03:12, 2020-02-14

US construction spending falls 0.8% in May, first decline in 6 months, as housing remains weak WASHINGTON (AP) — US construction spending falls 0.8% in May, first decline in 6 months, as housing remains weak....
16:16, 2019-07-01

Cuomo plan would require CUNY and SUNY to chip in for campus construction New York’s public colleges will be required to raise millions of dollars in matching funds as a condition of obtaining state aid to renovate or build...
03:04, 2020-01-23

Mexican regulator approves Pemex oil refinery construction, with environmental conditions The environmental regulator for Mexico's oil industry said on Monday it had approved the construction of a refinery for state oil company Pemex, but ...
06:00, 2019-08-13

Democrats gird for another fight over use of Pentagon funds for border wall construction DEAR SECRETARY ESPER: A group of 31 House Democrats have fired off a letter to Defense Secretary Mark Esper objecting to the Trump administration's p...
13:04, 2020-01-22

Donors of border wall GoFundMe demand answers after months of no construction A private group dedicated to building a wall along the southwestern border has raised more than $20 million since the start of the year, but it’s yet...
03:44, 2019-05-12

Revealed: mental health crisis at Hinkley Point C construction site Several workers on nuclear plant have killed themselves or attempted to, says unionNo more ‘man up’: push for better mental healthWhy do so many cons...
21:36, 2019-08-13

Why Skier Gus Kenworthy Will Represent Great Britain and Not USA At the 2022 Olympics Gus Kenworthy is switching sides. On Wednesday, it was announced the Olympic skier will not be representing the United States Ski and Snowboard team ...
17:36, 2019-12-04

New Seoul Formula E track layout revealed using Olympics venue The new ABB FIA Formula E track in Seoul will be run over a 19-turn course around the city's Jamsil Sports Complex, the venue of the 1988 Olympic Gam...
12:04, 2019-07-02

Ni Xialian, 55, qualifies for 2020 Olympics in table tennis – video Luxembourg’s Ni Xialian won a bronze medal at the age of 55 on Wednesday in the table tennis competition at the European Games in Minsk, to earn her ...
15:48, 2019-06-27

Tucson Conquistadores host Special Olympics Fun Day during Cologuard Classic TUCSON- The Tucson Conquistadores hosted the Special Olympics Fun Day Monday morning to teach kids with special needs how to golf. The Special Olympi...
03:12, 2020-02-25

Olympics and Year of the Rat give starring role to Japan's capybaras Sinking into the steamy hot springs, the giant rodents of Izu Shaboten Koen flick their ears and close their eyes against the camera clicks of fascin...
06:44, 2020-02-04

Ryan Lochte’s changed life: Not ‘getting hammered’ with eye on 2020 Olympics Ryan Lochte wants to turn the 2020 Olympics into a comeback story. The embattled swimmer has returned from two suspensions and is ready for a fresh s...
17:36, 2019-08-01

Reeve, Hughes, Rizzotti named assistant coaches for Olympics NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. women’s national basketball team is keeping its coaching staff intact for the Olympics. World Cup assistants Dan Hughe...
19:56, 2019-06-20

NHL given August deadline to declare participation in 2022 Winter Olympics Commissioner Gary Bettman must decide before the final three nations qualify in late August...
23:32, 2020-01-07

Beijing Olympics study uncovers pollution health risk Researchers discovered 69 metabolites changed drastically in people who attended the 2008 Beijing Olympics....
22:00, 2019-05-29

Cooking for gold: How the German team prepares for the Culinary Olympics DW went into the kitchen to learn how the German team aims to win next February at one of the world’s most prestigious cooking competitions. There’s ...
16:48, 2019-06-27

Former Rio de Janeiro governor says he paid $2M bribe to host 2016 Olympics Sergio Cabral told a judge the money went to Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and ...
05:44, 2019-07-05

Russia could be banned from Olympics and Euro 2020 over drug anomalies • Wada expected to recommend Russia be found ‘non-compliant’• Date relates to period from 2012 to 2015Russia could be banned from next year’s Olympic...
20:40, 2019-11-18

Being shot at the Olympics is about all the Nick Kroll romance Olympic Dreams has going for it Shot during the 2018 Winter games in Pyeongchang, Olympic Dreams plays a bit like Escape From Tomorrow, the no-budget indie that was notable exclusiv...
04:00, 2020-02-12

Is the 2020 Olympics an opportunity for Japan to tackle seafood sustainability? From tuna to sea urchin, Japanese cuisine is all about seafood. But with fish stocks critically endangered, tourists sampling local delicacies may be...
13:40, 2019-08-19

Alex Morgan announces she's due to give birth three months before Olympics USA striker announces she’s pregnant with first childMorgan does not say if she will attempt to play in TokyoUSA international Alex Morgan announced ...
22:32, 2019-10-23

Watch the press conference where Federer confirmed his big Olympics decision "Roger Federer will play the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 \"if healthy\", the 20-time Grand Slam champion has explained."...
18:08, 2019-10-14

Olympics blow for Russia after officials charged with doping obstruction • Athletics president protected high jumper Danil Lysenko• Documents claimed athlete too ill to provide whereaboutsRussia’s efforts to lift its suspe...
21:56, 2019-11-21

UCI keen on mixed team time trial for Paris Olympics "A mixed team time trial relay could be part of the Paris 2024 Olympic road cycling programme if the event proves popular at this year\u0027s world c...
00:12, 2019-09-19