• Tokyo to propose moving more venues for Olympics
    The Associated Press13 minutes ago

    Tokyo to propose moving more venues for Olympics

    Tokyo's original plans for a compact Olympics in 2020 continue to fall by the wayside. A Tokyo government panel is set to propose moving more venues outside of the city - including hundreds of kilometers (miles) away - in order to save money, the latest in a series of changes since the Japanese

  • Canada beats Team Europe 3-1 in Game 1 of World Cup finals
    The Associated Press

    Canada beats Team Europe 3-1 in Game 1 of World Cup finals

    Canada was not at its best. Brad Marchand and Steven Stamkos scored in the first period and the Canadians cruised to a 3-1 win over Team Europe in Game 1 of the World Cup of Hockey finals on Tuesday night. ''You like things to be perfect every night, but it's just not real,'' Canada

  • Olympics: Tokyo panel to propose venue changes as costs mount
    Reuters

    Olympics: Tokyo panel to propose venue changes as costs mount

    Japanese authorities reviewing the cost of hosting the 2020 Summer Olympic Games will propose major changes for three planned venues - including moving rowing and canoeing some 400 km (240 miles) from the capital, media reported on Wednesday. A Tokyo city government panel will release a report on its

  • 'Nice guy' Fowler won't change in Ryder Cup matches
    The Associated Press

    'Nice guy' Fowler won't change in Ryder Cup matches

    The first question Rickie Fowler was asked at the Ryder Cup was as good an indication as any of how his year has gone. Fowler is one of golf's ''it'' boys, part of young generation of tour players who hang out and vacation together and are as knowledgeable about fashion as they are