Megan Rapinoe laments Olympics scheduling conflict causing UWSNT to miss ceremony

The U.S. women’s soccer team will hope for a bounce-back victory in their second Olympics match against New Zealand on Saturday after losing in a shutout to Sweden earlier in…

Tokyo Olympics match canceled over coronavirus case

An Olympic beach volleyball match was canceled Saturday after a Czech player tested positive for the coronavirus. Markéta Sluková tested positive in the days before the Games started. The positive…

Simone Biles reveals why gymnastics team skipped Olympics opening ceremony

Simone Biles and the rest of the USA Gymnastics were not at the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremonies with some of their U.S. colleagues on Friday night. Basketball star Sue Bird…

Tokyo Olympics’ first gold medal awarded in shooting event

China has taken home the first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday. Qian Yang won the gold in the 10-meter air rifle. She beat out Russian Olympic Committee’s…

Unvaccinated US swimmer sparks debate as Olympics start

A debate is brewing between former gold medalist Maya DiRado and some American swimmers over U.S. medal threat Michael Andrew’s decision not to be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus as…

Manga featured in opening ceremony for Tokyo Olympics

The athletes of the Tokyo Olympics stepped into the world of Japanese comics and graphic novels when manga was featured prominently in the opening ceremony on Friday. The placards for…

‘Days of Our Lives’ not returning until after Tokyo Olympics

“Days of Our Lives” won’t be airing new episodes until the 2020 Toyko Olympics are over. A rep for the daytime soap confirmed the show’s suspension to Fox News on…

Usain Bolt on empty Tokyo Olympics stadium: ‘I’m happy I don’t have to do it’

Usain Bolt was one of the most dominant sprinters in Olympics history, and while he’s retired from the sport, he said Thursday he probably wouldn’t be competing if there were…

Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony sees drones form rotating Earth over stadium

The Tokyo Olympics’ opening ceremonies did not skimp out on the pageantry, even as the parade of nations was a bit more socially distant than usual and there were no…

Vanuatu’s Riilio Rii steals hearts at Tokyo Olympics as he carries country’s flag

Vanuatu’s Riilio Rii appeared to be the new heartthrob at the forefront of the Olympics opening ceremonies on Friday. While fans watching the Games were going gaga over Tonga’s Pita…