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Artificial Meteor Shower: Japan Creates Shooting Stars For 2020 Summer Olympics

Counsel & Heal - ‎May 23, 2016‎
The 2020 Summer Olympics will take place in Tokyo, Japan and like most hosting countries who want to leave a lasting impression, the Japanese folks intend to do just that.

Tokyo Governor Overspends His Political Capital

Wall Street Journal - ‎4 hours ago‎
TOKYO—Tokyo Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe is facing growing pressure to resign over allegations that he used public funds for personal expenses, adding new obstacles to the city's efforts to get ready for the 2020 Olympic Games. Mr. Masuzoe recorded family ...
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Qualcomm's GigaDSL and new Wi-Fi chips aim to push broadband network capacity

VentureBeat - ‎4 hours ago‎
These new products are aimed at supporting Asian carriers as they gear up to handle the expected network traffic for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea and the 2020 Summer Olympics games in Japan, Grodzinsky said. Several customers are already ...

Best ways to see the sights in Tokyo from bullet trains to blossoms

Herald Sun - ‎6 hours ago‎
More than 37 million people call Tokyo home, making the Japanese capital the most populous metro area on the planet. Famous for its food, shopping, temples, hot springs, tech goodies and all-round quirky culture, the host city for the 2020 Summer ...

Chico product Garrett to train for 2020 Olympics with elite club in Arizona

Paradise Post - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Nahshon Garrett, behind, wrestles with Angel Escobedo during the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials freestyle competition April 10 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa.
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Roland Garros roof or extension 'not crucial' for Paris 2024 bid

Reuters UK - ‎15 hours ago‎
Roland Garros is one of the Paris bid's proposed venues as France looks to host the Summer Games for the first time since the capital held the 1924 Olympics. While all the three other grand slams -- Wimbledon, U.S. and Australian Opens -- have at least ...
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Nick Butler: Russian athletics ban must remain for Rio 2016 if sport is really serious about ending doping - ‎11 hours ago‎
Then there are the corruption allegations surrounding Lamine Diack and supposed Tokyo 2020 consultants Black Tidings. Speaking of Tokyo, we have the process to confirm the new sports due to appear at those Olympics Games as a crisis meeting is held in ...

Isabelle Harvie-Watt Tapped as Adviser to Rome 2024 Olympics Bid Committee

WWD - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Rome is bidding to host the Summer Olympics and Summer Paralympics in 2024 and former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo is leading the project as president of the Organizing Committee.

Japanese engineers want to build a flying car to light the torch at the 2020 Olympics - ‎May 27, 2016‎
A group of Japanese engineers have the long-term goal of building a flying car, and have set the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo as their target unveiling.

ALEXANDER: Vista Murrieta's Michael Norman is in demand

Press-Enterprise - ‎10 hours ago‎
And he will be in Eugene, Ore., July 1 for the U.S. Olympic trials, having qualified in both the 200 and 400 with his state championship times of 2015.

Diving: Lee is channelling all his efforts towards Tokyo 2020

Yorkshire Evening Post - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Backed by a stack of medals at junior level plus a European Games gold, 18-year-old Lee had high hopes that his Olympics debut would come this summer. Yet disappointment hit the teenager at February's Diving World Cup Rio when the youngster finished ...
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Child Karate Star And Man-Made Meteor Shower To Usher In 2020 Tokyo Olympics Amid Scandal

The Inquisitr - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Child karate star Mahiro Takano and a man-made meteor shower are being touted as major draws for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. Despite a bribery scandal revealed by media outlets on May 11, 2016, tainting Tokyo's successful bid to host the summer ...
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23 athletes from London 2012 Olympics have FAILED drug tests, IOC confirms - ‎May 27, 2016‎
The IOC said it had focused on athletes who were still active and therefore may have gone to the Rio Olympics this summer. The Lausanne-based body's executive board announced that the results of 250 more ... corruption around the decision to award the ...
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Likely tax-hike delay stirs reservations in Japan's ruling bloc

Nikkei Asian Review - ‎May 29, 2016‎
He seems to reckon that waiting until October 2019 will ensure the economy is in better shape to absorb the shock, given the boost in demand created by the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, and remove the tax hike as an election issue. "People will think ...

Meet the triplets set to make history in the Olympic marathon

MyAJC - ‎May 29, 2016‎
The Luiks are dreaming big, and achieving plenty of what they desire. Once they have had their initial experience at this year's Olympics, who knows? There will be another Summer Games in 2020, and, as may work out nicely, three potential medals to win.
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Super Bowl 2019, 2020, 2021 Locations: Why Were Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles Awarded NFL's Biggest Game?

International Business Times - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Greyser notes Los Angeles has done an excellent job of staging big events, which is why they are still in the running for the 2024 Summer Olympics. It's also a reason why Los Angeles, which previously held the 1932 and 1984 Summer Olympics, and Atlanta ...
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Rory McIlroy and Danny Willett Olympic fears highlight flawed process

The Guardian (blog) - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Far from being seen as a summer nuisance, the Olympics had evidently grown on McIlroy to the point where he was a keen advocate.
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Vuitton Investing, Not Surfing, in Brazil

The Business of Fashion - ‎May 28, 2016‎
RIO DE JANEIRO - An impeached president, the worst recession in 30 years, Zika fears, rampant corruption...oh, and what to do about the Summer Olympics? Brazil's crisis is serious and widespread, and the economy reflects that. .... Consulting firm ...
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Why Summer Olympics Should Stay To Rio

TravelersToday - ‎May 28, 2016‎
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - FEBRUARY 05: Aerial view of Christ the Redeemer, the Sugar Loaf and Guanabara Bay with six months to go to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on February 5, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo: (Photo by Matthew ...

Taipei office rentals rated 16th-highest in the region

Taipei Times - ‎May 29, 2016‎
Due to the upcoming Summer Olympics in 2020 and a relatively low vacancy rate, the average monthly rent for Grade-A office space in Tokyo hit NT$9,880 per ping in the first quarter, the second-highest in the Asia-Pacific region.