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Beloved volunteer for Special Olympics Maryland dies from coronavirus

Beloved volunteer for Special Olympics Maryland dies from coronavirus

5 days ago   |   WBALTV

As the number of coronavirus deaths continues to rise in Maryland, the Special Olympics Organization was stunned to learn a longtime volunteer passed away after contracting the...
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Wimbledon Canceled for First Time Since World War II Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

5 days ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

Wimbledon was canceled on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic, the first time since World War II that the oldest Grand Slam tennis tournament won't be played. The All...
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World champ Kapas among NINE Hungarian swimmers to test positive for Covid-19

World champ Kapas among NINE Hungarian swimmers to test positive for Covid-19

6 days ago   |   RT

World champion and Olympic swimmer Boglárka Kapas is among nine members of the Hungarian national swimming team to have tested positive for Covid-19, the country's swimming...
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Tokyo 2020 organizers pass Olympic flame to Fukushima after Games postponement

Tokyo 2020 organizers pass Olympic flame to Fukushima after Games postponement

6 days ago   |   RT

Organizers of Tokyo 2020 left the Olympic flame in the hands of Fukushima Prefecture on Wednesday. It will be there on display in a lantern for the next month after the Games...
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‘Miracle on Ice' hockey team reflects on their big win 40 years later

7 days ago   |   NBC News

Last month marked the 40th anniversary of the “Miracle on Ice,” when the U.S. men's Olympic hockey team shocked the world by beating the powerhouse Soviet Union. Our José...
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Tokyo Olympic Games to take place from July next year

8 days ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   8 articles

Organisers confirm new dates for the 2020 Games that have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Tokyo Olympics to start in July 2021 after rescheduling over coronavirus

Tokyo Olympics to start in July 2021 after rescheduling over coronavirus

8 days ago   |   New York Post   |   8 articles

Now they're the 2021 Olympics. The Tokyo Olympics have been rescheduled amid the coronavirus pandemic - to almost exactly a year after the originally planned date. The opening...
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When Will the Tokyo Olympics Be Held? 2021 Games Dates Confirmed

8 days ago   |   Newsweek

The International Olympic Committee announced the rescheduled dates for the 2020 Games on Monday.
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Officials confirm new 2021 dates for Olympic Games

Officials confirm new 2021 dates for Olympic Games

8 days ago   |   WYFF   |   2 articles

The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year's games.
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2020 Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for summer 2021 after coronavirus postponement

8 days ago   |   NY Daily News   |   8 articles

The postponed 2020 Tokyo Olympics have officially been rescheduled for next summer, the International Olympic Committee announced Monday. The games, which were pushed back a...
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Authorities recover body of Maeve Kennedy McKean, search for missing son continues

The body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean was recovered by authorities Monday after she and her son disappeared on a canoe in Maryland's Chesapeake Bay on Friday, officials... Read more ...

UK's Covid-19 deaths jump by record 854 to rise above 6,000

UK's Covid-19 deaths jump by record 854 to rise above 6,000

The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in the UK has surpassed 6,000, after a record number of deaths were reported for a 24-hour period. The news comes as PM Johnson... Read more ...

WhatsApp limits forwarded messages to curb coronavirus misinformation

WhatsApp limits forwarded messages to curb coronavirus misinformation

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Wisconsin Supreme Court rules governor cannot postpone election

Wisconsin Supreme Court rules governor cannot postpone election

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has ruled Gov. Tony Evers cannot postpone Tuesday's primary election. Read more ...

Rep. John Lewis endorses Joe Biden's presidential bid

Rep. John Lewis endorses Joe Biden's presidential bid

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Israeli govt makes masks in public compulsory, tightens travel restrictions

Israeli govt makes masks in public compulsory, tightens travel restrictions

Israeli government issued orders on Tuesday making the wearing of masks in public compulsory. Trying to stem the spread of the coronavirus, it also approved a timeline for... Read more ...

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

The president said Biden offered suggestions on how to address the pandemic. Read more ...

China reports zero coronavirus deaths for first time since January

China reports zero coronavirus deaths for first time since January

China reached a milestone this week, with no new coronavirus deaths reported on its mainland for the first time since January - as authorities in Wuhan get set to allow healthy... Read more ...

Weather School with Pittsburgh's Action Weather

Weather School with Pittsburgh's Action Weather

Pittsburgh's Action Weather will be holding "Weather School" twice a week. Videos will include lessons about the science behind weather or experiments you can try at home. Read more ...

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

One day after being hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to an intensive care unit after his condition worsened. Read more ...