A peek inside the site for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic stadium

National Nov 16, 2015

A peek inside the site for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic stadium

As the clock ticks toward the 2020 Olympics, a wide-open, water-logged expanse in central Tokyo is still awaiting the start of construction on a new stadium. Journalists in hard hats tromped into the site Monday for a brief look at the site in Shinjuku Ward ...

National Oct 3, 2015

City in Gunma dumps controversial designer's museum logo

The city of Ota, Gunma Prefecture, has ditched a public museum logo designed by Kenjiro Sano, whose work for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics was withdrawn amid a plagiarism controversy, Mayor Masayoshi Shimizu said Friday. Sano's design for the museum and library building, currently under construction ...