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Head of Tokyo Olympics again says games will not be canceled

Officials say Olympic cancellation, no fans still an option

Russia's flag banned but national colors on Olympic uniforms

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100 Days: Tokyo Olympics marked by footnotes and asterisks

Column: Olympic boycott chatter shouldn't go any further

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100 Days: Tokyo Olympics marked by footnotes and asterisks

FILE - In this March 3, 2020, file photo, the New National Stadium, a venue for the opening and closing ceremonies at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, is seen from Shibuya Sky observation deck in Tokyo. Organizers and the International Olympic Committee are pushing on despite COVID-19 risks, myriad scandals, and overwhelming public opposition in Japan to holding the games. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

Column: Olympic boycott chatter shouldn't go any further

FILE - Lenin Stadium, the main stadium for the 1980 Moscow Summer Olympic Games and a Lenin statue are shown in this July, 1980 file photo. Just to hear chatter in the nation's capital about a possible boycott of the Winter Olympics in China had to be enough to alarm athletes already deep in preparation for the games. The United States and 65 other countries boycotted the Moscow Olympics. (AP Photo/File)

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Olympic torch runs through empty park in Osaka as cases rise

Former Olympian Aya Terakawa, participating as an Olympic torch relay runner, poses for the media before she carries the torch during the first day of the Osaka round at a former Expo site in Suita, north of Osaka, western Japan, Tuesday, April 13, 2021. The Tokyo 2020 Olympic kick-off event which was rescheduled due to the coronavirus outbreak was yet rearranged to hold at the former Expo park, instead of public streets, to close off the audience from the even, following the mayor's decision as Osaka has had sharp increases in daily cases since early March. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae)

AP Photos: Things starting to stir at Tokyo Olympic venues

Under blooming cherry blossoms, people wearing protective masks to help curb the spread of the coronavirus walk with a backdrop of the Olympic rings floating in the water in the Odaiba section Thursday, April 8, 2021, in Tokyo. Many preparations are still up in the air as organizers try to figure out how to hold the postponed games in the middle of a pandemic. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)