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Tokyo recommends 5 additional sports for 2020 Olympics

TOKYO - Baseball and softball were joined by youth-oriented...five additional sports with 18 events for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.Karate and sports climbing were also on the list proposed by the Tokyo organizing committee. Bowling, squash and wushu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-09-28/tokyo-recommends-5-addit
Tokyo advances to international title game of Little League World Series

...win that sent the undefeated team from Tokyo right into the international title game of the Little League World Series.Tokyo got down to its last strike in the bottom...afternoon. The winner gets a rematch with Tokyo on Saturday ? the Japanese also beat Mexico...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-26/tokyo-advances-internati
Baseball, softball up for consideration for 2020 Tokyo Games

TOKYO - Baseball and softball remain on course...that had applied for inclusion in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The other sports making the cut were...eight sports will next make presentations in Tokyo on Aug. 7-8, and organizers will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-22/baseball-softball-consid
IOC chief confident stadium in Tokyo will be ready for 2020 Summer Olympics

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - The head of the International Olympic Committee remains confident that Tokyo will complete its new national stadium in time for the 2020 Summer Games, even though the original design has been scrapped because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-18/ioc-chief-confident-stad
Japan tops Pennsylvania for Little League World Series title

...000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo players found themselves down eight runs...Hidaka said through a translator.Tokyo responded with seven runs in the second...six RBI, and Shingo Tomita hit two of Tokyo's five home runs.Tokyo's third pitcher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-30/japan-tops-pennsylvania-
Global markets languish

TOKYO - Global stock markets mostly fell today as initial euphoria over an interest rate cut by China the day before succumbed to lingering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/global-markets-languish
Japan trade deficit widens as export growth slows

TOKYO - Japan's trade deficit widened to its largest level in five months in July, adding to worries over the recovery amid weakening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-19/japan-trade-deficit-widens
Tokyo bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy

TOKYO - The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo filed for bankruptcy protection Friday and its chief executive...the people," Karpeles, a Frenchman, said in Japanese at a Tokyo court.Karpeles had not made a public appearance since rumors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-28/tokyo-bitcoin-exchange-fil
American Justin Gatlin claims victory in Tokyo

TOKYO - Justin Gatlin, of the United States, won the men's 100 meters in 10...World Challenge event.Gatlin beat compatriot Mike Rodgers by .09 seconds at Tokyo's National Stadium. Christophe Lemaitre, of France, was third in 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-11/american-justin-gatl
IOC picks Tokyo over Istanbul and Madrid for 2020 Olympics

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympics on Saturday...about the Fukushima nuclear crisis.Tokyo defeated Istanbul 60-36 in the final...after an initial tie with Istanbul.Tokyo, which hosted the 1964 Olympics, billed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-09-07/ioc-picks-tokyo-over-ist