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Rowing sees return of old names in new boats for Tokyo Games

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HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: New Zealand's Mahé Drysdale defended his single sculls gold medal in a photo-finish duel with Croatia's Damir Martin. Great Britain topped...

France probes claims that retailers used forced Uyghur labor

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PARIS — French prosecutors have opened an investigation into alleged involvement in crimes against humanity based on claims that global retailers, including Uniqlo and...

Water polo’s Jesse Smith makes 5th US Olympic team

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Jesse Smith is heading to his record-tying fifth Olympics after he was selected Friday for the U.S. men's water polo team for the Tokyo...

Experts question if WHO should lead pandemic origins probe

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BEIJING — As the World Health Organization draws up plans for the next phase of its probe of how the coronavirus pandemic started, an...

Merkel’s likely heir favors her centrist path for Germany

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DUESSELDORF, Germany — As a child of the Cold War in West Germany, Armin Laschet remembers when then-U.S. President Ronald Reagan came to Berlin...

Firmly in control, China’s Communist Party marks centenary

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BEIJING — China’s ruling Communist Party is marking the 100th anniversary of its founding with speeches and grand displays intended to showcase economic progress...

Asian qualifying: Japan, Australia in Group B for last round

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Japan and Australia have been grouped together along with Saudi Arabia, China, Oman and Vietnam in the final round of...

Tokyo 2020: 3 new events spice up Olympic swimming schedule

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HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: Michael Phelps won five golds and a silver to close out his career as the winningest Olympian in history. American Simone...

Tokyo 2020: China looks to repeat Olympic diving dominance

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HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: China remains the dominant force in the sport, having won seven of eight gold medals in 2016. The Chinese followed up...

South Korean women’s archery team seek 9th straight gold

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HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: The winner of the men’s individual competition was Ku Bonchan of South Korea. Jean-Charles Valladont of France earned silver and American...