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Amid cancellation talk, Tokyo Olympics ‘focused on hosting’

IOC President Thomas Bach and local organizers are pushing back against reports that the postponed Tokyo Olympics will be canceled.Now set to open July 23, the Tokyo Games were postponed 10 months ago at the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, and now the event appears threatened again.The Times of London, citing unidentified government sources, reported……

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Barrett scores 28, Knicks beat Warriors for 3rd straight win

RJ Barrett had a career-high 28 points and the New York Knicks matched their longest winning streak of the season at three games by beating the Golden State Warriors 119-104 on Thursday night.”We come into every game feeling like we should win the game or give ourselves a chance to win the game,” Knicks forward……

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Indiana shuts down No. 4 Iowa for 81-69 road upset

Perhaps, coach Fran McCaffery said, his Iowa team got too comfortable.The fourth-ranked Hawkeyes came into Thursday night’s game against Indiana on a five-game winning streak and tied for the Big Ten lead.But the Hoosiers’ defense shut them down in an 81-69 comeback win.It’s a lesson McCaffery hopes his team learned.CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE……

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Biden’s policies already heading in ‘wrong direction,’ McConnell says

Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here’s what you need to know as you start your day …McConnell condemns Biden’s Day One executive actionsJust one day after President Biden spoke of unity in his inaugural address to the nation, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Democrat president is heading in “the wrong direction.”Speaking from the Senate floor……

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No. 24 UCLA overcomes sloppy play to beat Cal 61-57

Not long after punctuating his 21st birthday with a clutch 3-pointer for UCLA, Jules Bernard had to think quickly when teammate Russell Stong tried to douse him with a celebratory bottle of water.”I saw him. He was coming with the cap off,” Bernard said. “I saw him lurking.”Bernard persuaded Stong to hold off on the……

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Cavs trading Porter to Rockets for future pick

Kevin Porter Jr. is no longer a problem for the Cavaliers.Cleveland has agreed to trade the troubled forward to the Houston Rockets for a future draft pick, a person familiar with the deal told the Associated Press on Thursday night.The Cavs will send Porter, the 2019 first-round draft pick who hasn’t played this season and……

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LIVE UPDATES: Biden urged to condemn Portland, Seattle rioting

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, Thursday night called on President Biden to condemn Inauguration Day protests that turned into violent riots in Portland and Seattle.More than a dozen people were arrested in the two Pacific Northwest cities, according to police reports Thursday, after demonstrators angry over Biden’s election targeted government buildings and the Oregon Democratic Party building in Portland.Biden as of Thursday……

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Maryland Gov. Hogan pushes to reopen schools for hybrid learning

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is going all in on a push to reopen schools in the state for hybrid learning by the beginning of March. BIDEN PLAN TO REOPEN SCHOOLS SUBJECT TO POTENTIAL CHANGES IN CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC, OFFICIAL SAYSHogan said during a news conference at St. John’s College in Annapolis on Thursday that there is a growing……

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Nashville parents criticize school board chair for taking Caribbean vacation while most schools were shut down

Nashville parents whose kids have been learning virtually from home since last spring are pushing for schools to reopen and criticizing school board chair Christiane Buggs for traveling internationally amid the pandemic. A group of parents formed the group ”Let Nashville Choose” last year to advocate for reopening schools for in-person learning, saying that they are ”troubled and perplexed……

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