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Amid Olympics, Stabbing On Tokyo Train Injures At Least 9

Amid Olympics, Stabbing On Tokyo Train Injures At Least 9

Kendall Tietz Amid the Olympics in the Japanese capital, a knife-wielding man injured at least 9 people on a Tokyo commuter train Friday, Japanese public television NHK reported. One person was seriously injured and unable to walk away, while the remaining victims were taken to nearby hospitals, NHK reported. According to Tokyo police and fire department officials, […]

Olympic Officials Fight Japan Over Potential Cancellation Six Weeks Before Tokyo Games Are Supposed To Begin

Olympic Officials Fight Japan Over Potential Cancellation Six Weeks Before Tokyo Games Are Supposed To Begin

Kendall Tietz |CONTRIBUTOR   Olympic Committee officials are moving forward with plans for the Tokyo games despite concerns from Japan’s government and citizens, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) told the Wall Street Journal that “it has become clearer than ever that these Games will be safe for everyone participating and the […]