Here’s a crash course on how to see the laws of physics in action when you're watching your favorite Olympic sport.
By Isabella Isaacs-Thomas
Deputy Foreign Minister Marcin Przydacz said Krystsina Tsimanouskaya had arrived in the Polish capital after flying from Tokyo via Vienna, a route apparently chosen to confuse those who would endanger her safety. Her husband fled Belarus this week and Poland…
By Vladimir Isachenkov, David Keyton, Associated Press
The 21-year-old from New Jersey won the 400-meter hurdles title Wednesday, finishing in 51.46 seconds in yet another history-making day on the speedy Olympic oval.
By Eddie Pells, Associated Press
A Belarusian Olympic sprinter who had a public feud with officials from her team at the Tokyo Games says that authorities “made it clear” she would face punishment if she returned home to an autocratic government. Krystsina Tsimanouskaya is waiting…
By Daria Litvinova, Daniel Kozin, Associated Press
By Will Graves, Associated Press
Simone Biles stuck the landing and won a bronze medal during the women’s balance beam final a week after taking herself out of several competitions to focus on her mental health.
By Graham Dunbar, Associated Press
Poland has granted a visa to a Belarusian Olympic sprinter who said she feared for her safety and that her team's officials tried to force her to fly home.
By Ted Anthony, Associated Press
Looking at the Games without fans is an opportunity to examine what spectators add to a public entertainment event, and what their absence takes away.
American gymnast Sunisa Lee's gold medal in gymnastics Thursday makes her the first Hmong American to participate and win in the Olympics. Lee said she trains daily for first-generation Americans and wanted to win for Hmong Americans. John Yang reports…
By Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press
Tokyo reported 3,865 new cases Thursday, up from 3,177 on Wednesday and double the numbers a week ago.
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