Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe surprised Olympic fans by emerging from a green warp pipe dressed as the iconic Nintendo video game character as a way to set the stage for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The swimsuit maker said that the US Olympic swimmer's fabrication of a robbery runs counter to the company's values, highlighting the public relations risks that sportswear companies take when sponsoring individual athletes.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un inspects the defence detachment on Jangjae Islet and the Hero Defence Detachment on Mu Islet located in the southernmost part of the waters off the southwest front, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency on Friday.
American swimmer Ryan Lochte said he over-exaggerated what happened at a Rio de Janeiro gas station and acknowledged it was his "immature behavior" that got him and three teammates into an international controversy.
After obstruction cause a dropped baton between between Allyson Felix and English Gardner the world-record-holding 4x100-meter relay sprint team will run alone against the clock in order to try and make the final.