• Three people removed from Tokyo park at center of Olympics protest
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Three people removed from Tokyo park at center of Olympics protest

    By James Daniels TOKYO (Reuters) - At least three people were removed from a park in the Japanese capital Tokyo on Monday where homeless people have protested against construction projects for the 2020 Olympic Games. Reuters Television footage showed three people being escorted from Miyashita Park

  • Fredericks steps aside from IAAF work, to skip council meet
    The Associated Press

    Fredericks steps aside from IAAF work, to skip council meet

    Frank Fredericks has stepped aside from all his duties at the IAAF and ''indicated'' he won't attend its council meeting in London next month while he's the subject of an ethics investigation, world athletics head Sebastian Coe said on Saturday. Fredericks, who is also a voting

  • Figure skating: Fernandez targets Orser's golden hat-trick
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    Figure skating: Fernandez targets Orser's golden hat-trick

    By Pritha Sarkar LONDON (Reuters) - As far as Spain's Javier Fernandez is concerned, his coach Brian Orser is more than just a mentor with the Midas touch. Since Orser jumped for joy when his baby-faced Japanese charge Yuzuru Hanyu struck gold at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, the Canadian has turned

  • Germany blocked Russian hacking attacks in 2016
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    Germany blocked Russian hacking attacks in 2016

    By Andrea Shalal BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany last year warded off two cyber attacks by APT28, a top official said Friday, referring to a Russian hacking group also dubbed "Fancy Bear" that experts say successfully targeted Hillary Clinton's U.S. election campaign. The first, in May 2016