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Tokyo prepares for the hottest Olympic Games of all time

TOKYO – Japanese summers are known for their oppressive and sometimes deadly blend of heat and moisture. In late July and early August, more than 1,000 people, including more than 150 in Tokyo, died of heat-related causes in the past two years. Tens of thousands were hospitalized. This kind of heat prompted the Olympic organizers in 1964 to postpone the …

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Clint Eastwood's 'Richard Jewell' FBI explores media wrongdoing after 1996 Olympic bombing

Hollywood legend Clint Eastwood's latest movie examines the life of Richard Jewell, the security guard who suspects a bombing at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics after he saves dozens of lives by discovering and reporting the device. FORMER MISS NEW JERSEY RECALLS BEFRIENDING CLINT EASTWOOD, REVEALS WHY SHE'S TAKING ON NEW FILM 'JUNGLE CRY' On Thursday, Warner Bros. Pictures released the …

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Spain World Cup win, US woes blow Olympic basketball wide open

BEIJING: The Tokyo 2020 Olympic basketball league looks wide open after reigning champions the United States has triumphed and Argentina surprised. World Cup bronze medalists France, and Australia, who were out of the crowd Advertisement And not forgetting Serbia, who along with Gregg Popovich's young Team USA were the favorites in China The Tokyo Games are just over 10 months …

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Tyler Mislawchuk wins the Olympic Test Event in Tokyo

After Tyler Mislawchuk of Canada, Casper Stornes of Norway and Hayden Wilde of New Zealand left their closest rivals 30 seconds behind as they approached the blue target carpet that had the most in the tank? After leading a lot The only 10-kilometer Wilde were missing a few drops of energy on the last 10-kilometer ride and they disappeared first. …

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Congress has determined that the FBI and the US Olympic Organizations have failed to protect Turner from Larry Nassar's sexual abuse

A congressional report found that the agencies had the ability to stop the doctor, but did not and kept his abuse "knowingly" secret. Brianna Sacks Published on July 30, 2019 at 17:03 ET According to a recent Congressional report, Olympic organizations and the FBI have "failed" hundreds of young women from the ground up to protect them from former Olympic …

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Scientists discover giant underwater freshwater aquifers that have enough water to fill 1 billion Olympic swimming pools

If you dive deep enough off the northeastern coast of America, you'll discover something surprising under the Atlantic: freshwater. A gigantic aquifer, mainly along the coast from New Jersey to Massachusetts, is located below the seafloor. It contains at least 2,800 cubic kilometers of fluid. That's enough water to fill 1.1 billion Olympic swimming pools. (Courtesy of Nature.com/GMT) [19659004<Thereisalsothelargestknownunderwaterfreshwateraquiferoftheearthbutthemostimportantisthepresenceoffreshwateraquifersthroughouttheworldasapotentialsourceofnaturalresourcesinapopulationofgrowingpopulation The …

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Atlantic freshwater aquifer has enough water to fill 1 billion Olympic swimming pools

A gigantic aquifer, consisting mainly of freshwater and hugging the coast from New Jersey to Massachusetts, sits beneath the ocean floor. It contains at least 2,800 cubic kilometers of fluid. That's enough water to fill 1.1 billion Olympic swimming pools. It is the largest known underwater freshwater aquifer in the world. But more importantly, there may also be other such …

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Opening of the 3XN Olympic House in Lausanne

The Olympic House of 3XN opens in Lausanne Olympic House. Image courtesy of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) / MORK, Adam During the worldwide celebration of the Olympic Day, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) inaugurated its new headquarters, the Olympic House in Lausanne. The project, designed by the Danish architectural firm 3XN, aims to bring the IOC's staff – currently …

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Olympic champion Kelly Catlin dies at the age of 23

"She was the only person I've shared with most of my life, and I'll miss her terribly," he wrote in the post. Catlin, a current member of the US national cycling team, won the silver medal women's team at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. "Kelly has been more than just an athlete to us, and she'll always …

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