Japan

Multiple people reported serious injuries after riding Do-Dodonpa at Fuji-Q Highland Park in Japan.
The Paralympics have begun in the same empty National Stadium that hosted the opening and closing ceremonies of the Tokyo Olympics.
Jamaican hurdler Hansle Parchment feared he'd be late for his race when he got on the wrong bus and ended up at a different venue.
Brittney Griner scored 30 points, and the United States won its seventh straight gold medal in women’s basketball, beating Japan 90-75.
If you didn't earn it, you don't get to bite it.
The State Department is looking into the apparent disappearance of a bottle of whiskey given to then-Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in 2019.
Unvaccinated U.S. swimmer Michael Andrew faced a review by Olympic officials after refusing to wear a mask during interviews.
U.S. gymnast Sunisa Lee just made history as the first Hmong American to win a gold medal at an Olympic Games.
Momiji Nishiya of Japan won the women's street competition. The other medal winners in the event were 13 and 16.
The 23-year-old four-time Grand Slam champion, who is representing Japan, lit the cauldron that will stay illuminated for the entirety of the Games.