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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....
17:16, 2019-08-09

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics: What You Need to Know Whether your flights are booked or you’re just now considering going, here are some insider hints and helpful advice to ensure a memorable time in Ja...
23:40, 2019-10-01

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 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

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

The Olympics Are Coming To Tokyo, And So Is The Movement To Kill The Games Forever TOKYO, JAPAN — In the lobby of the Marunouchi Nijubashi Building, which is undergoing final preparations to host the 2020 Olympics, a robot is on pat...
22:16, 2019-08-13

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

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

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...
14:52, 2019-07-24

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

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...
12:44, 2019-06-27

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....
19:40, 2019-07-01

Tokyo Olympics torch relay includes quake, tsunami-hit areas TOKYO (AP) — The organizing committee of the 2020 Olympics said Saturday the torch relay next year will pass through major Japanese landmarks, includ...
07:04, 2019-06-01

Team GB's leading medal hopes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Standard Sport's Matt Majendie assesses Team GB's leading medal hopes with 300 days to go until the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo....
17:24, 2019-10-08

Russian anti-doping agency in hot water ahead of Tokyo Olympics Russia’s anti-doping agency may get another suspension ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, after a report found it messed with testing data it handed ...
18:52, 2019-09-21

Imperious Asher-Smith a European and world champion - now for Tokyo Olympics "Dina Asher-Smith is now a European and world champion after her stunning victory in the 200m in Doha... next up, the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games!"...
12:56, 2019-10-03

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Five new sports set to feature at next summer's Games In August 2016, the International Olympic Committee approved five new sports for Tokyo, bringing the total number to 33. Here's what you can expect t...
12:52, 2019-07-24

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...
09:48, 2019-08-30

British Athletics' leading medal hopes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Standard Sport's Matt Majendie assesses British Athletics' leading medal hopes with 300 days to go until the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo....
18:00, 2019-10-08

Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics: Your ultimate flights, sights and travel guide It's time to start planning your Tokyo 2020 Olympics journey.       ...
19:00, 2019-09-24

‘Record breaking’ ticket demand for Tokyo Olympics leaves millions disappointed Millions of Japanese were let down in June when they came away empty-handed in a lottery for the 2020 Olympics....
17:24, 2019-07-04

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...
18:16, 2019-05-22

Tokyo Olympics unveil gold, silver, bronze medals 1 year ahead of games TOKYO — Gold, silver, and bronze Olympic medals were to get their first public viewing on Wednesday as Tokyo organizers marked exactly a year until t...
09:48, 2019-07-24

No guarantee Great Britain will turn Doha near misses into Tokyo 2020 Olympics success Britain finished the World Atheltics Championships down on their medal count, without an individual medal for the men for the first time at a Worlds ...
16:28, 2019-10-08

A three-step plan for Team USA basketball to re-establish dominance on world stage before Tokyo Olympics The roster construction is structurally flawed, but it could be improved with a few easy tweaks...
17:52, 2019-09-12

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Ticket packages 'running scarce' and other insider travel tips It's time to start planning your Tokyo 2020 Olympics journey.       ...
22:52, 2019-09-24

Construction worker fatally crushed by machinery at Bronx site A worker was killed Saturday afternoon when a piece of machinery crushed him at a Bronx recycling plant, police said....
21:44, 2019-07-13

Queens woman sexually assaulted by man dressed as construction worker: DA A man dressed as a construction worker sexually assaulted a woman during a home invasion at her Howard Beach apartment and at one point forced her to...
23:40, 2019-09-20

Worker injured in roof collapse at Brooklyn construction site A hardhat was injured Friday when the roof of a room collapsed at an under-construction Brooklyn school, officials said. Emergency responders were ca...
20:48, 2019-07-05

Worker plunged 10 feet down elevator shaft at construction site A construction worker plunged 10 feet down an elevator shaft in Brooklyn Friday morning, suffering life-threatening injuries, the FDNY said. The work...
18:40, 2019-05-10

Construction worker takes smoke break as crane balances mid-air A crane operator in Brooklyn took a smoke break as the small machine hung precariously mid-air on Thursday morning after workers overfilled the machi...
17:44, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson: Team GB to get extra £50m for Tokyo Olympics in push for record number of gold medals, says PM Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that Team GB athletes will be given an extra £50m in big to bring back a record number of gold medals at the To...
01:00, 2019-09-27

Britain should target seven athletics medals at Tokyo 2020 Olympics - but don't take Doha golds for granted While no one is bashing the panic button just yet, there is tentative concern after Great Britain endured their worst World Athletics Championships s...
15:32, 2019-10-08

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...
09:48, 2019-09-11

A construction worker dad became a successful Instagram influencer just to prove a point to his daughter Getty Images / Jeff Pachoud Omar, an Austin, Texas-based construction worker, is the only influencer you need to follow on Instagram. The coffee-lov...
22:08, 2019-06-13

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...
06:44, 2019-10-15

Construction Worker Accidentally Shoots Himself With Nail Gun: Today on Inside Edition Derek Hinkley tried to use pliers to get the nail out, but that failed and he had to be taken to the hospital....
23:12, 2019-10-10

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...
18:56, 2019-07-25

Construction worker, music superfan ID’d as German synagogue shooting victims The two people murdered by the anti-Semitic gunman who went on a rampage near a synagogue in Germany were identified in local outlets Thursday as a m...
06:24, 2019-10-11

Construction worker, music superfan IDed as German synagogue shooting victims The two people murdered by the anti-Semitic gunman who went on a rampage near a synagogue in Germany were identified in local outlets Thursday as a m...
05:40, 2019-10-11

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

3 times you're most likely to get heatstroke Too much fun in the sun? Learn the times you're most likely to get heatstroke and what to do about it....
11:16, 2019-07-20

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The New Mario & Sonic Olympics Game Lets You Play As 2D Characters Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is kicking it old school. The latest installment of the all-star mascot competition, due out Novemb...
17:52, 2019-08-20

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

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

100 local stars to take the plunge into icy waters in support of Special Olympics Special Olympics South Africa will once again be hosting the Polar Plunge, this time with a target of 100 committed celebrities taking the plunge., i...
16:16, 2019-08-13

Swedish regions show support for 2026 Winter Olympics STOCKHOLM (AP) — All three regions proposing to stage events at the 2026 Winter Olympics in Sweden have committed their backing for the bid for the f...
11:44, 2019-06-12

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

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

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

Former Rio governor admits to paying $2m in bribes for 2016 Olympics – video A jailed former governor of Rio de Janeiro state told a judge on Thursday that he paid about $2m for the votes of International Olympic Committee mem...
17:16, 2019-07-05

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

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

Special Olympics coach charged with raping disabled athlete READING, Pa. (AP) — A former coach for a county Special Olympics soccer team is going to trial on charges of raping a player with intellectual disabi...
20:36, 2019-05-09

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

Simone Biles Just Made Gymnastics History and the 2020 Olympics Can't Come Soon Enough Nailed it! Not that there was every any doubt, but Simone Biles really is the GOAT. The 22-year-old Olympian went where no gymnast has ever gone bef...
05:20, 2019-08-10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Federer confirms plan to play Olympics, Wimbledon and US Open in 2020 "Roger Federer has confirmed that he is planning to play in the Olympic Games in Tokyo next year as part of a packed summer schedule."...
15:36, 2019-10-14

Lakers' Anthony Davis would 'definitely love to' play for Team USA at 2020 Olympics Add Davis to the list of star players who recently showed interest in competing for Team USA next summer...
23:32, 2019-09-28

Tiger Woods open to playing at Olympics if good form continues Masters champion Tiger Woods has not ruled out making his Olympic debut next year if his good form continues....
16:48, 2019-05-14

Simona Halep sets sights on Olympics after fulfilling Wimbledon dream The women’s champion aims to use her emphatic victory over Serena Williams as a springboard for further success, with 2020 Olympics in Tokyo a major ...
13:40, 2019-07-15

Swedish bid hopes Latvia link key to 2026 Olympics host vote LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The head of Sweden’s 2026 Winter Olympics bid believes having Latvia on the hosting ticket can sway Monday’s...
19:16, 2019-06-23

Phil Neville turns focus to Olympics and regrets dismissing third-place tie • England manager says drive for Tokyo places will motivate team• Neville’s side face Belgium in friendly on ThursdayPhil Neville has said failure cl...
06:56, 2019-08-29

Ancient War Goblin Henry Kissinger Defends Olympics In Los Angeles Times Every global-scale sporting event exists in a strange standoff with itself. On one side is the inevitable bloat and graft and soul-deep cynicism that...
21:20, 2019-06-27

Christian Coleman stops showing up for drug tests ahead of Olympics Two people familiar with the case tell The Associated Press that gold-medal sprint contender Christian Coleman’s Olympic prospects could be in jeopar...
18:32, 2019-08-22

Olympics: Raelene Boyle calls for reassessment of dope-tainted golds Australian Sports Hall of Fame sprinter Boyle uses Australian Olympic Committee’s agm to take a stanceAustralian Sports Hall of Fame sprinter Raelene...
09:48, 2019-05-04

Trump officially updates budget proposal with $18M to fund Special Olympics President Trump’s proposed fiscal 2020 budget has been modified to include $18 million in funding for the Special Olympics....
01:48, 2019-05-14

Calgary chosen to host 2023 World Petroleum Congress, the ‘Olympics of oil and gas’ The congress will inject Calgary's economy with $65 million and bring over 5,000 people to the city, according to the World Petroleum Council of Cana...
00:04, 2019-06-24

Vote for 2026 Winter Olympics host city comes down to Sweden or Italy Stockholm-Are and Milan-Cortina are still in the running, after Calgary dropped out of the process in 2018....
16:00, 2019-06-24

Olympics-style Motorsport Games launched by FIA for 2020, held in Rome A new Olympics-style event called the FIA Motorsport Games will be launched later this year...
20:56, 2019-06-14

Should athletes at the 2020 Olympics take political stances? | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar What love-it-or-leave-it ‘patriots’ angry with athletes who protest don’t understand is we aren’t insulting the country, but focusing attention on th...
10:32, 2019-09-03

Osaka giving up US citizenship to play for Japan in 2020 Olympics - reports "Tennis star Naomi Osaka has taken steps to give up her U.S. citizenship to play for Japan in the 2020 Olympics, Japanese media said on Thursday."...
13:24, 2019-10-10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Special Olympics Summer Games Held At EKU, Including First Ever Young Athletes Festival RICHMOND, Ky. (LEX 18) – Special Olympics athletes from all over the Bluegrass are at EKU this weekend for the 2019 summer games. Athletes ages...
22:32, 2019-06-01

USA beat Brazil to reach 2020 Olympics and Fiba World Cup quarter-finals Americans will now face France for a place in the semi-finalsArgentina also qualify for Olympics after USA victoryThe first mission for Team USA is c...
18:12, 2019-09-09

What USA Basketball can learn from FIBA World Cup 2019 loss to France for 2020 Olympics and beyond This team will look different in Tokyo, but if superstars don't save the day, their margin for error won't necessarily be massive...
22:20, 2019-09-11

Former Rio de Janeiro governor admits he paid $2 million bribe to host 2016 Olympics The former governor of Rio de Janeiro state said in court testimony on Thursday that he paid $2 million to buy votes to ensure the sprawling Brazilia...
18:52, 2019-07-05

Appeal launched for Euro 2020 volunteers in bid to recreate spirit of London Olympics A rallying cry was issued today for thousands of volunteers to help recreate the spirit of the 2012 Olympic Games at next year's Euro 2020 football c...
13:04, 2019-06-11

Expert maker Zoe Laughlin talks back-garden Olympics and Dolly Parton When she's not organising homemade Olympics, materials engineer Zoe Laughlin can be found in her dream workshop at the Institute of Making...
13:40, 2019-06-11

Italian bid of Milan-Cortina voted by IOC members to host 2026 Winter Olympics LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Italian bid of Milan-Cortina voted by IOC members to host 2026 Winter Olympics....
18:48, 2019-06-24

Roger Federer admits retirement discussions are underway with Wimbledon and Olympics in play "Roger Federer wants to play Wimbledon next year and says he will make a decision over \"the next weeks\" over whether to play on after that."...
13:36, 2019-09-17

Fox & Friends Crew Performs Olympics-Level Mental Gymnastics Over Trump's Wall Another day, another instance of the Fox News crew covering President Donald Trump’s ass—this time over the diversion of $3.6 billion from military c...
16:36, 2019-09-05

South Korea concerned over food safety at Olympics with events slated for Fukushima Talks to take place over food provision at Tokyo GamesFukushima to host baseball and softball games next yearSouth Korea is considering making its ow...
07:56, 2019-08-22

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

FIBA World Cup 2019: Team USA eliminated by France; what went wrong, and how it can be fixed before 2020 Olympics Team USA was hurt by multiple issues in the FIBA World Cup, specifically size and shooting...
22:20, 2019-09-11

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Lamar Odom Says He Used "A Giant, Rubber, Black Cock" To Pass His Drug Test For The 2004 Olympics Lamar Odom was in a bit of a pickle in 2004. He had accomplished a lifelong dream in getting named to the Team USA Olympic basketball roster set to g...
21:36, 2019-05-18

Klay Thompson plans to play for Team USA in 2020 Olympics, says 'it was hard to watch us lose' at World Cup Team USA might as well have the entire Golden State Warriors roster at the Olympics next summer...
17:24, 2019-09-20

Boxing News at Five: Ruiz Jnr faces two-year ban if he competes in the Olympics, Fury’s cut is healing “pretty quickly” Andy Ruiz Jnr is offered a warning by WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman, and Ben Davison says Tyson Fury's cut is coming along nicely The post Boxing N...
18:12, 2019-10-01

Clippers' Paul George is at '85 percent' from health perspective; He and Kawhi Leonard hope to play in Olympics George's recovery from offseason shoulder surgery is going well, both he and Leonard could join Olympic team...
00:08, 2019-09-30

Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk talks Olympics, skate culture, being a father, and influence on the sport The Berrics Tony Hawk joined the Vans Park Series broadcast team in April 2019. Regarded as one of the most influential skateboarders of all-time...
07:48, 2019-08-14

Striking images capture Walthamstow's spirit from celebrating the Olympics to hosting Tour de France These striking photographs from Walthamstow celebrate the rise of Waltham Forest as a Borough of Culture and the spirit of its residents....
10:08, 2019-06-23

Tennis giant Naomi Osaka is relinquishing her American citizenship so she can play for Japan in the 2020 Olympics Issei Kato/Reuters Tennis star Naomi Osaka will officially relinquish her US citizenship in order to play for Japan in the 2020 Summer Olympics, she ...
17:52, 2019-10-11

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

When Yu-Gi-Oh! Meets Tokyo Fashion Recently Tokyo high schooler Makocha was featured on the popular Tokyo Fashion Instagram account, wearing hoodie, cutout pants, Dr. Martens and Yu-Gi...
13:20, 2019-07-11

Bar Martha, Tokyo, where the customer isn’t always right Listen, don’t talk. And remember, the man behind the decks does not take requests. Follow these simple edicts and you’ll thoroughly enjoy this idiosy...
12:16, 2019-09-30

10 must-try ramen shops in Tokyo Ramen is Japan’s national obsession – and there more than 10,000 shops to choose from in Tokyo alone. Three local experts choose their favourites‘Ram...
07:56, 2019-09-16

First time in Tokyo? Here are 5 things you should do Tokyo is known for its ultramodern and old-world attractions, its food and its natural beauty.        ...
20:24, 2019-05-06

Lamar Odom Reveals He Passed Drug Tests for 2004 Olympics with the Help of 'A Giant, Rubber, Black Cock' Lamar Odom apparently needs to sell some books. Fresh off the TMI news that the embattled baller’s memoir reveals he’s bedded over 2,000 women, repor...
15:40, 2019-05-19

Stephen Curry, Damian Lillard commit to 2020 Olympics, and USA Basketball's latest redemption tour has begun With Draymond also interested, it feels like the 'Redeem Team' is about to get the newest version of the band back together...
19:48, 2019-09-18

Olympics to Finally Give Sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos Their Props by Inducting Them Into Hall of Fame Decades before Colin Kaepernick was taking a knee on the football gridiron to protest racial injustice, Olympic sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlo...
06:00, 2019-09-24

Native American burial site discovered during construction work on California highway Construction workers have uncovered bones believed to be from a Native American during a dig at the I-405 in Orange County....
20:24, 2019-10-10

Bedrock City in Arizona to open for summer before construction begins on Raptor Ranch Bedrock City, Arizona / Ryan Polei / Flickr PHOENIX (KPNX) – Arizonans will have the chance to say one final “yabba dabba doo!” to the st...
16:04, 2019-07-01

Actor Jason Momoa visits protesters blocking construction of telescope in Hawaii The Native Hawaiian Hollywood actor wore green leaf lei around his neck and the crown of his head as he attended a ceremony at the protest site on We...
08:52, 2019-08-01

Bid to quickly halt Central Park West bike lane construction fails A Manhattan judge on Wednesday declined to immediately halt construction of a protected bike lane on Central Park West, a day after a local condo boa...
01:52, 2019-08-01

Pace of border wall construction doubled, work on private land begins The Trump administration has stepped up the rebuilding of the dilapidated U.S.-Mexico border wall and is finally moving on new extensions of the 30-f...
19:32, 2019-09-09

Large structure fire burns at Santa Clara condo construction site SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KNTV) – A large structure fire at a condominium construction site in Santa Clara sent huge plumes of smoke and flames into...
21:32, 2019-06-28

Hard Rock Hotel New Orleans construction site collapse kills one, several others missing One person was killed and three are missing after part of an under-construction hotel collapsed in New Orleans early Saturday. Eyewitness video shows...
20:10, 2019-10-12

1 dead, three missing after Hard Rock Hotel construction site collapses in New Orleans NBC — One person was killed and three others are missing after a Hard Rock Hotel under construction in New Orleans collapsed Saturday morning. ...
21:28, 2019-10-12

'National tragedy': Trump begins border wall construction in Unesco reserve Wall will traverse the entirety of the southern edge of the Organ Pipe Cactus national monument, one of the most biologically diverse regions in the ...
07:48, 2019-09-13

Quebec issues moratorium forbidding construction in high-risk flood zones The Quebec government announced Monday it was forbidding new constructions in high-risk flood plains. ...
02:00, 2019-06-18

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: In best ball mock, roster construction is key Ben Gretch reviews a best ball expert mock draft that used DRAFT scoring and roster settings....
20:40, 2019-07-16

Brick & Mortar Ventures launches $97 million construction tech venture fund Construction technology is a big thing, which is why Brick & Mortar Ventures has raised a $97 million fund to invest in building innovations.Read Mor...
21:52, 2019-08-13

Police in Hawaii reportedly arresting protesters in standoff over construction of Mauna Kea telescope Native Hawaiian protesters are promising Wednesday to continue their blockade of an access road to the construction site of a mountaintop telescope o...
22:12, 2019-07-17

Model 3 driver falls asleep with Autopilot on, promptly crashes into 11 construction barrels While Tesla’s Autopilot software has improved considerably over the past few years, there’s still plenty of room for improvement. Part of...
17:20, 2019-07-25

Trans Mountain restarting pipeline construction ‘not reason to celebrate’: Jason Kenney Alberta's premier says Trans Mountain announcing it will resume construction on its pipeline expansion project is a step forward, but not a reason to...
21:40, 2019-08-21

Alberta solar farm construction to proceed after TC Energy supply deal signed It says delivery of energy will begin with commercial operation of the project, which is targeted for the end of September in 2020....
00:40, 2019-10-01

The vending machines of Tokyo – in pictures Since first visiting Tokyo in the 1990s, the London-based photographer Tim Easley has been fascinated by the city’s colourful vending machines. “They...
18:56, 2019-09-21

Suzuki reveals two new concepts for Tokyo News 2 Oct, 2019 The Japanese manufacturer will bring a pair of retro-styled concept cars to this year’s Tokyo Motor Show...
18:20, 2019-10-02

The Tokyo neighbourhood where people come to disappear For hundreds of years people have come to Sanya in search of labouring jobs, shelter and a sense of belonging – but the area is changing fast, and it...
18:40, 2019-06-14

Rediscovering Tokyo's historic waterways Hundreds of years ago, Tokyo -- then known as Edo -- flourished around canals, rivers and the sea. Today, the city is rediscovering its watery roots....
15:36, 2019-08-22

Has Tokyo reached ‘peak city’? You could argue that the world’s biggest city has hit a sweet spot: a flatlining population, pervasive transit and little gentrification. But is ‘pea...
08:04, 2019-06-14

The road to Tokyo 2020 becomes clear The International Olympic Committe have a plan for Tokyo 2020 The post The road to Tokyo 2020 becomes clear appeared first on Boxing News....
19:32, 2019-06-20

‘She’s Just a Shadow’ Review: Tokyo Grift Gangsters, prostitutes and a murderous pervert collide in Adam Sherman’s lurid, orgiastic blood bath....
13:08, 2019-07-18

The Sights Of The Tokyo Game Show Today is the first press day for this year’s Tokyo Game Show. The four-day expo won’t be open to the public until Saturday. Let’s have a look inside....
05:08, 2019-09-12

Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? With a year to go to the Olympics, we consider who are the contenders for gold medals at Tokyo 2020 The post Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? ...
14:36, 2019-08-03

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live ...
15:32, 2019-05-27

5 Days in Tokyo With Justin Theroux Here's what happened when one of TV and film's most stylish stars flew to Japan with a bag full of the season's most covetable clothes....
16:36, 2019-08-26

Visiting Tokyo's Imperial Palace With Emperor Akihito of Japan abdicating, the Imperial Palace in Tokyo will open to the public this week -- a rarity. Here's a guide to visiting Japa...
02:40, 2019-04-30

New Toyota LQ concept set for Tokyo launch News 11 Oct, 2019 Toyota’s latest all-electric concept car features Level Four autonomous driving capability and an advanced artificial intelligence ...
13:12, 2019-10-11

Mazda to unveil its first all-electric car in Tokyo News 25 Sep, 2019 Mazda will use the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show in October to launch its first production battery electric vehicle...
15:20, 2019-09-25

The Motorcycles Of The Tokyo Game Show I’ve been coming to the Tokyo Game Show since 2004, but this is the first year I remember seeing bikes of any sort at the booths. While they’re not r...
09:24, 2019-09-12

Life In An Iconic Tokyo Building This is Nakagin Capsule Tower. Built in 1972, it was designed by architect Kisho Kurokawa and a prime example of the Japanese architectural movement ...
14:12, 2019-06-27

Barcelona's Sagrada Familia has finally received a building permit 137 years after construction began The Barcelona city council granted a seven-year license to the current builders of the Sagrada Familia, 137 years after construction of the church be...
22:20, 2019-06-11

Native American burial site discovered during construction work at Orange County freeway Construction workers have uncovered bones believed to be from a Native American during a dig at the I-405 in Orange County....
19:32, 2019-10-10

Opponents of solar project near Port Hope call on Ontario government to halt its construction A local resident claims the community was assured that a planned solar project would be cancelled as part of the party's election pledge to rip up ba...
02:28, 2019-05-09

HD Supply Holdings feels the sting amid tariffs and slowing residential construction market (HDS) To say it has been a challenging year for HD Supply Holdings (HDS) would be an understatement. The t...
23:16, 2019-09-10

Vintage photographs show Battersea through the years, from war damage to the construction of its iconic power station These fascinating vintage photographs show what life was like in Battersea in the first half of the 20th century....
09:04, 2019-05-12

HGTV hit 'Windy City Rehab' at war with Chicago over construction permits, jeopardizing series: report The popular HGTV show "Windy City Rehab" is in trouble with Chicago officials over construction permits. If the disputes are not resolved, it could j...
20:16, 2019-07-21

Athlete safety 'highest priority' in Tokyo - BOA "The British Olympic Association insist there is no \u0027higher priority\u0027 than athlete safety at the Tokyo games."...
15:44, 2019-08-13

Small is beautiful in Tokyo's Golden Gai – in pictures Nearly 300 bars and restaurants are squeezed into an area about the size of half a football pitch in the Golden Gai area of Tokyo. Everything is smal...
12:28, 2019-08-12

IOC recommends boxing keeps its place in Tokyo but not under AIBA "Boxing should keep its place at next year\u0027s Olympic Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport\u0027s amateur version, shou...
19:08, 2019-05-22

McIlroy on representing Ireland at Tokyo 2020 "Rory McIlroy has spoken about his \"excitement\" of representing Ireland at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games."...
11:00, 2019-05-15

The Cosplay Of The 2019 Tokyo Game Show This year’s Tokyo Game Show has come to close. But these cosplay images will live on!...
13:36, 2019-09-16

One of the Tokyo Drift Ford Mustangs Is for Sale, but It Has a V8 Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is a fine movie, made better by the fact that a Nissan Skyline GT-R straight-six engine gets stuffed into a 1967 Ford M...
23:20, 2019-05-31

Deignan to retire after Tokyo Olympic Games "Britain\u0027s Lizzie Deignan is to retire from professional cycling at the end of 2020 after the Tokyo Olympic Games, she has confirmed."...
10:28, 2019-08-21

The Merchandise Of The 2019 Tokyo Game Show When you go to the Tokyo Game Show, you can play games. But if the lines are too long, you can buy stuff. Your choice!...
10:44, 2019-09-13

Wii U Gem Tokyo Mirage Sessions Is Coming To Switch Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, the crossover between Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem, is coming to Switch. Rejoice!...
01:12, 2019-09-05

First Team GB athletes announced for Tokyo 2020 "Olympic champions Hannah Mills and Giles Scott are among the 12 Team GB athletes set to sail at Tokyo 2020."...
16:08, 2019-10-01

VOTE: Who is going to be the biggest star of Tokyo 2020? "There are set to be a number of superstar performers at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, but who are you particularly excited to see in action?"...
14:04, 2019-07-24

Djokovic eyeing gold at Tokyo 2020 "Novak Djokovic says he wants to go for gold at the Olympics in Tokyo next year as long as everything goes smoothly a Wimbledon beforehand."...
15:28, 2019-10-08

Japanese rush to buy Tokyo Olympic tickets on first day TOKYO (AP) — If you’re a Japan resident and you want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics — be patient. Tokyo organizers on Friday said...
06:20, 2019-05-10

Tokyo braces for worst typhoon in 6 decades Typhoon Hagibis, closing in from the Pacific, is expected to bring up to 80 centimeters of rain in the Tokyo area, including Chiba to the north that ...
05:48, 2019-10-12

How Tokyo's suburban housing became vast ghettoes for the old They have no lifts, shops or medical services – yet they are home to mostly poor, elderly people. Guardian Cities and the Waseda Chronicle investigat...
14:08, 2019-06-11

The Boy Band Anime That's Drawing Crowds In Tokyo Originally based on a smartphone game, Idolish 7 follows the adventures of a young woman who manages a boy band. Last week, a series of posters and d...
12:32, 2019-07-09

Tokyo Olympic tickets: Be prepared to be disappointed TOKYO (AP) — Want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics? Prepare to be let down. Millions were disappointed Thursday when applicants in a tick...
05:36, 2019-06-20

On this day 55 years ago the Olympic Games began in Tokyo Chris Kempson recalls the boxing tournament at the 1964 Olympic Games, including Joe Frazier being unleashed on the world The post On this day 55 yea...
07:24, 2019-10-10

IOC ‘very satisfied’ with Tokyo 2020 preparations, say organisers • More than 7.5 million people in Japan register for tickets• Concerns remain about heat, cost overruns and accommodationDespite concerns about extre...
08:20, 2019-07-24

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war....
13:20, 2019-06-12

8 chefs reveal their favorite places to eat in Tokyo Yelp/ con. c INSIDER asked eight chefs about their favorite places to eat in Tokyo, Japan. Many chefs chose sushi-centric eateries or places known f...
00:24, 2019-07-02

Daley Thompson tips KJT to shine in Tokyo "In terms of endorsements for heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson, few carry more weight than double Olympic decathlon champion Daley Thompson."...
14:48, 2019-07-25

New Mitsubishi MI-TECH concept SUV coming to Tokyo News 3 Oct, 2019 The plug-in hybrid, open top Mitsubishi MI-TECH SUV will be revealed later this month at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show...
16:40, 2019-10-03

Laugher looking to claim more Olympic bling in Tokyo "Taking the negatives and turning them into positives is all part of the ups and downs of an Olympic cycle, according to Rio 2016 gold and silver med...
18:48, 2019-07-26

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone ...
18:24, 2019-07-18

Diver Reid seals GB Tokyo spot "Great Britain diver Grace Reid secured a fifth quota place for Team GB at the Tokyo Olympics as she qualified for the women\u0027s 3m springboard fi...
20:20, 2019-07-18

Tokyo In Ruins Makes For Hauntingly Beautiful Art Artist Tokyo Genso imagines what Tokyo, the world’s biggest city, would look like in ruins. The results are beautiful and haunting....
12:32, 2019-06-18

Warriors' Draymond Green hopes to play for Team USA at 2020 Olympics; Steph Curry reportedly expected to join teammate Stephen Curry sat out the 2016 Olympics, but would be an enormous addition for Team USA in 2020...
00:28, 2019-09-18

Can I ask a co-worker out and still keep my job? I’ve developed a crush on someone on my team. It’s not inappropriate — we are both around the same age and single — but I know that any type of relat...
15:08, 2019-09-29

Pentagon’s shift of $3.6B in military construction money to build border fencing infuriates Democrats in Congress CRYING FOUL: “Today Defense Secretary Mark Esper notified me that the Department of Defense will reprogram $3.6 billion in funds appropriated for mil...
15:00, 2019-09-04

Construction company sues Army Corps, calls border fence bid process 'highly flawed' An Arizona construction company competing for border fence projects has sued the Department of Defense over the Army Corps of Engineers' "highly flaw...
18:40, 2019-05-07

Hundreds Of Activists Fill Street To Continue Protesting Telescope Construction On Sacred Hawaiian Land On Sunday morning, hundreds of activists protested the building of the Thirty Meter Telescope at Mauna Kea on Hawaii island by gathering at Kalakaua ...
10:32, 2019-07-22

Money previously earmarked for military construction projects will fund President Trump’s border wall instead (NBC News)   The Pentagon is diverting funds for dozens of construction projects to help pay for President Trump’s border wall. More than 120 m...
07:36, 2019-09-06

2019 Tokyo motor show preview: cars we know about so far The biennial Tokyo motor show gives Japanese carmakers a chance to shine on their home turf. Here's what they have in store Every edition of the bie...
08:04, 2019-09-27

Harajuku: A first-timer's guide to one of Tokyo's most famous neighborhoods Atop almost every Tokyo visitor's must-see list, Harajuku is one of the city's most name-checked neighborhoods....
03:44, 2019-10-10

Year before Games, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - Bach "A year before hosting the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo is better prepared than any other city in the past to host the Games, Olympic chief Thomas Bach said ...
21:24, 2019-07-24

Mazda confirms Tokyo show debut for first electric car Japanese manufacturer's first zero-emissions model is likely to be an SUV with up to 150 miles of range Mazda has confirmed that its first electric ...
15:52, 2019-09-27

Lexus previews EV hatchback ahead of Tokyo unveiling Luxury brand's first electric car will be unveiled in concept form later this month; takes inspiration from 2015 concept Lexus has released a preview...
12:52, 2019-10-10

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo 2020 with Paris also in mind "With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain\u0027s double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thi...
21:24, 2019-07-24

$32m stolen from Tokyo cryptocurrency exchange in latest hack Bitpoint suspends services after apparent theft of virtual monies including bitcoinA cryptocurrency exchange in Tokyo has halted services after it lo...
14:32, 2019-07-12

Goffin battles past Shapovalov into Tokyo quarters "Belgium\u0027s David Goffin edged past Denis Shapovalov 7-6(5) 7-6(2) to reach the quarter-finals of the Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo on...
16:16, 2019-10-03

Sailors plot their course to Tokyo as Team GB names its first Olympians • Rio winners Hannah Mills and Giles Scott among 12-strong team• Mark England says selection is one of Britain’s best everTokyo has begun to take sha...
19:04, 2019-10-01

Tokyo Opens An Amusement Area Dedicated To...Bubble Tea Right now, Japan is going through a bubble tea boom. The beverage is so popular that a bubble tea amusement park called Tokyo Tapioca Land recently o...
12:28, 2019-08-15

First Team GB athletes announced for sailing at Tokyo 2020 "Olympic champions Hannah Mills and Giles Scott are among the 12 Team GB athletes set to sail at Tokyo 2020."...
15:40, 2019-10-01

At Tokyo's Ninja Bar, Drink Beer And Throw Shuriken On July 1, the Ninja Cafe and Bar will open in Tokyo’s Asakusa. You can eat, drink, dress up like a ninja and throw shuriken....
15:16, 2019-06-19

Visit Real-World Anime Locations In Tokyo What if watching anime isn’t enough? What if you want to experience more? Well, in Tokyo, you can visit the real-world spots brought to life in some ...
13:36, 2019-07-04

Look: Flight simulator installed in Tokyo hotel room A Tokyo hotel is attempting to stand out from its competitors by installing a full Boeing 737-800 flight simulator in one of its rooms....
19:28, 2019-07-11

Enormous Flight Simulator Installed In Tokyo Hotel If you like airplanes, then this is the hotel for you. The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu, which is connected to Terminal 2 of Haneda International Airport...
13:56, 2019-07-10

Instead of — or after — visiting overwhelming Tokyo, chill out in a hot spring in this city Kusatsu Onsen is a resort town in the mountains that offers beauty, culture and relaxation....
19:00, 2019-05-16

Tokyo 2020: Meet the Olympic and Paralympic robots With a year to go until the Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo, meet the robots that will be used on site at the events....
06:28, 2019-07-24

In photos: Will Smith attends the 'Aladdin' premiere in Tokyo Will Smith attends the premiere of the live action "Aladdin" film in Tokyo on May 16, 2019....
17:40, 2019-05-16

The Latest: Earthquake rattles Tokyo before Trump visit TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s state visit to Japan. (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A relatively strong earthquake rattled T...
10:40, 2019-05-25

Former Nissan chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo court TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn has appeared in a Japanese courtroom for a hearing ahead of his trial on accusations of financial mi...
09:04, 2019-05-23

Art Review: Three Radical 1960s Visions, Far From the Tumult of Tokyo A new show at Japan Society looks at avant-garde artists who worked far from Japan’s cultural capitals, in the forest, in the mountains and by the se...
11:32, 2019-04-11

Tokyo 2020 podiums to be made of recycled plastic Medalists at next year's Summer Olympics will stand on podiums made from recycled plastic waste collected from local households or the ocean, Tokyo 2...
10:24, 2019-06-11

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds all: Cannabis is banned in Japan TOKYO (AP) — Cannabis has been legalized in some parts of the world. But the chief executive of next year’s Tokyo Olympics has reminded potenti...
08:44, 2019-06-11

Mitsubishi previews new plug-in hybrid SUV for Tokyo show Concept car is set to show a new plug-in hybrid drivetrain that Mitsubishi will use on the Eclipse Cross Mitsubishi will reveal a new compact plug-...
13:32, 2019-09-18

The curse of Masakado: why Tokyo is still haunted by a malevolent ghost The tale of the ‘first samurai’ whose severed head still terrorises Tokyoites today is the story of the city itselfA Tokyo bank once opened an accoun...
14:48, 2019-06-10

22 nostalgic photos that show what Tokyo looked like in the 1970s Greg Girard Photographer Greg Girard spent his teenage days capturing images of the streets and people of Vancouver before he moved on to exploring A...
22:32, 2019-10-14

Hotel of the week: Mandarin Oriental Tokyo, Japan With a world-class spa and luxury lodgings, Laura Hampson discovers there's a lot to shout home about at the Mandarin Oriental Tokyo...
01:52, 2019-06-08

GB qualify for women’s football tournament at Tokyo 2020 "Great Britain has qualified for a place in the women’s football tournament at next year’s Olympics in Tokyo after France were sunk by the USA on Fri...
13:04, 2019-06-29

Four dead, 17 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Four people were killed and 17 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, flooding rivers and putting mill...
02:16, 2019-10-13

Seven killed, 15 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Seven people were killed and 15 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, flooding rivers and leaving alm...
05:16, 2019-10-13

Ten killed, 16 missing after fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Ten people were killed and 16 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, causing rivers to overflow and le...
06:00, 2019-10-13

Organizers test heat countermeasures in sweltering Tokyo With temperatures rising to 35 degrees Celsius and humidity of 75% on Thursday, Tokyo 2020 organizers had the perfect weather to try out their heat c...
14:56, 2019-07-25

2019 Tokyo motor show preview - one week to go The Tokyo motor show customarily promises an exciting balance of innovation and creativity Get the lowdown on what's coming to one of the motoring ca...
15:52, 2019-10-15

Japan: Tokyo braces itself for worst typhoon in 60 years Stockpiling and evacuation procedures are underway with winds of up to 216 kilometers per hour forecast. The east of the country is expected to recei...
06:12, 2019-10-12

Schoolgirls for sale: why Tokyo struggles to stop the 'JK business' The persistent practice of paying underage girls for sex-related services, known in Japan as the ‘JK’ business, has seen charities step in where poli...
09:48, 2019-06-15

Usain Bolt wants to be a ‘regular person’ at Tokyo 2020 "Usain Bolt hasn\u0027t decided what he is going to do at the Tokyo Olympics, which is now just a year away."...
18:00, 2019-07-26

The Developers Of The Evil Within Are Making A New Game, GhostWire: Tokyo At E3 Sunday, Shinji Mikami announced GhostWire: Tokyo, the next game by Evil Within series developers Tango Gameworks. Creative director Ikumi Nakam...
03:20, 2019-06-10

Woods sets sights on Olympic gold in Tokyo "Tiger Woods has collected plenty of Green Jackets and Claret Jugs during his decorated career, but there is one shiny thing missing from his collect...
18:40, 2019-05-14

JOC gets new leader in wake of Tokyo Olympic bribery scandal TOKYO (AP) — A former gold medalist has been elected to lead the Japanese Olympic Committee, which is mired in a scandal that forced the former presi...
11:16, 2019-06-27

Tokyo DisneySea Is Getting A New Area Called Fantasy Springs Is Tokyo DisneySea the best Disney Park? Perhaps! It’s going to get better—and bigger....
14:40, 2019-05-21

Senior staff: Tokyo's oldest workers – in pictures These bartenders, sushi chefs and sweetshop owners are still working in their 80s and 90s, running family businesses and maintaining traditional craf...
13:44, 2019-06-12

Tokyo back in sight after Downie's injury struggles "Injury turned Ellie Downie\u0027s world upside down but the gymnast is now tumbling towards next summer\u0027s Olympic Games in Tokyo."...
13:28, 2019-07-28

Unbuilt Tokyo: 'depthscrapers' and a million-person pyramid Had the creators of the underground skyscraper had their way, the Japanese capital might have looked very different indeedProtected by cylindrical wa...
23:12, 2019-06-11

Van der Poel opts against Tokyo 2020 road race "Mathieu van der Poel has decided against taking part in the Tokyo 2020 road race and opted to fully focus on the mountain bike event at next year’s ...
12:20, 2019-09-05

Mitsubishi Super Height K-Wagon concept set for Tokyo reveal News 3 Oct, 2019 Mitsubishi will unveil a new compact MPV at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, designed to meet Japan’s Kei car regulations...
16:40, 2019-10-03

Kimono runway show lights up Tokyo fashion week Rock met kimonos as Tokyo kicked off its fashion week with a dazzling runway show that put a modern twist on the traditional Japanese garment....
04:32, 2019-10-15

Kei Nishikori aiming for a 'nice coloured medal at Tokyo 2020' "Kei Nishikori is shooting from a medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after emerging as a poster boy for his home Games."...
16:40, 2019-07-17

Tokyo braced for a battering as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars in Threat of widespread flooding and landslides compounded by an earthquake in nearby Chiba prefectureEvacuation orders were issued to more than 800,000...
22:44, 2019-10-12

Mitsubishi's Tokyo show star is roofless SUV with four electric motors MI-Tech Concept showcases clever four-motor PHEV system with gas turbine range extender, previewing small plug-in hybrid SUV Mitsubishi will reveal a...
12:36, 2019-10-03

Cucumber crisis after Tokyo hit by cloudiest spell since records began Unseasonable weather has blighted agriculture across Japan, as well as sales of summer clothes Tokyo’s cloudiest few weeks in nearly 60 years has cas...
07:44, 2019-07-17

Tokyo: Typhoon Faxai leaves one dead, dozens injured The strongest winds in years wreaked havoc on Japan's notoriously busy rush hour commute as flights were cancelled and train lines closed. More than ...
07:40, 2019-09-09

Earthquake strikes Tokyo ahead of Trump’s visit to Japan President Trump’s trip to Japan started with a bang – a magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near the golf course where he and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...
16:16, 2019-05-25

Tokyo-Vegas investment chief gets 50 years in Ponzi scheme LAS VEGAS (AP) — The former head of a Tokyo and Las Vegas investment firm has been sentenced to 50 years in a U.S. prison for bilking thousands of Ja...
21:24, 2019-05-23

Strong typhoon makes landfall near Tokyo, snarling transport One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years made landfall just east of Tokyo on Monday, bringing record-breaking winds,...
02:36, 2019-09-09

Second-generation Toyota Mirai concept readied for Tokyo reveal News 11 Oct, 2019 Toyota will preview its new hydrogen-electric powered Mirai saloon at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, ahead of its launch in 2020...
12:04, 2019-10-11

Whitlock helps Britain secure Tokyo 2020 ticket "Double Olympic champion Max Whitlock\u0027s efforts helped Britain to also secure a Tokyo 2020 spot alongside gymnastics\u0027 world heavyweights."...
10:00, 2019-10-08

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn holding news conference in Tokyo TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn plans a news conference later Friday that would be his first since he was arrested in November on fi...
08:56, 2019-06-28

Djokovic eases past Goffin to set up Tokyo final with Millman "World number one Novak Djokovic eased past Belgian third seed David Goffin 6-3 6-4 at the Japan Open in Tokyo on Saturday to book his place in Sunda...
13:32, 2019-10-05

Fierce typhoon hits northern Japan after paralyzing Tokyo The most powerful typhoon to hit Tokyo in decades plowed into northern Japan early on Sunday after fierce rain and wind paralyzed the capital, led to...
23:40, 2019-10-12

'The Lost Metropolis': 1930s Tokyo street life – in pictures Kineo Kuwabara captured these rich images of everyday life the city during the buildup to the second world war. The series is on display 18-19 May at...
14:32, 2019-05-17

Earthquake causes Tokyo buildings to shake ahead of Trump visit A medium-strength earthquake hit eastern Japan on Saturday, NHK national television said, causing buildings to shake in Tokyo hours before the arriva...
09:36, 2019-05-25

Olympic sports slam Tokyo organizers over cuts at venues GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Olympic sports leaders have criticized Tokyo Games organizers for cutting spending on how events will be presented at ve...
17:52, 2019-05-07

Skateboarders stoked to send sport to greater heights in Tokyo "In exactly a year from Friday, skateboarding will make its Olympic bow at the Tokyo 2020 Games with top skaters hoping the global exposure will help...
15:04, 2019-07-26

'There are almost no women in power': Tokyo's female workers demand change Japan has a 27.5% gender pay gap and ranks 110th in the world for gender equality – but social change is slowly happening Last week, after the actor ...
10:24, 2019-06-13

2019 Tokyo motor show preview: all the star cars Biennial Tokyo show gives Japanese car makers a chance to shine on their home turf. Here's what they have in store Every edition of the biennial Tok...
14:04, 2019-09-27