Saudi Arabia will host the Asian Winter Games in 2029 in mountains near the $500 billion futuristic city project Neom.
Jim Redmond, who helped his injured son Derek Redmond finish the 1992 Olympic 400m semifinals, died at age 81.
A top executive at a major Japanese publisher was charged Tuesday with bribing a former Tokyo Olympics organizing committee member. The charges against Tsuguhiko Kadokawa, a major figure in Japan’s movie and entertainment industry, are the latest in the unfolding corruption scandal related to last year’s Tokyo Summer Games. Kadokawa was arrested Sept. 14 on suspicion of bribing Haruyuki Takahashi with 69 million yen ($480,000).
Peter V. Ueberroth was honored with a plaque at the Coliseum for all the work he's done for the Olympics and creating a blueprint for the success of future Summer Games.