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Japan Aims To Convince A Wary Public The Olympics Will Be Safe

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Cameron Brink #22 of the Stanford Cardinal and Cate Reese #25 of the Arizona Wildcats fight for the opening tipoff during the National Championship game of the 2021 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament at the Alamodome on April 4 in San Antonio, Texas. The Stanford Cardinal defeated the Arizona Wildcats 54-53 to win the national title. Elsa/Getty Images hide caption

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Australian softball players, the first foreign team to arrive for the Tokyo Olympic Games, wave from their bus after arriving at Narita International Airport on June 1. Eugene Hoshiko/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Amateur Hour at the Supreme Court

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Cuba's pitcher Yoanni Yera Montalvo throws the ball during a training session at the Estadio Latinoamericano in Havana last month. Cuba's losses this week in Florida to Venezuela and Canada in Olympic baseball qualifying play means the team will not compete in the Summer Games. Ramon Espinosa/AP hide caption

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Basketball great Kobe Bryant (from left), daughter Gianna, wife Vanessa and daughter Natalia are seen before an NCAA college women's basketball game in 2017 in Los Angeles. Vanessa Bryant says Nike is making, without her consent, a shoe she designed in honor of her late daughter, Gianna. Reed Saxon/AP hide caption

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Dwight Howard of the Philadelphia 76ers looks down at a fan who ran onto the court and was tackled by security in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference first-round series against the Washington Wizards on Monday. Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images hide caption

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Crowds Are Finally Back At NBA Arenas — Along With A Rash Of Bad Fan Behavior

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This 2007 photo shows Pittsburgh Steelers' Najeh Davenport in Pittsburgh. The NFL on Wednesday pledged to halt the use of "race-norming" — which assumed Black players started out with lower cognitive functioning — in the $1 billion settlement of brain injury claims. Gene J. Puskar/AP hide caption

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Medina Spirit, ridden by jockey John Velazquez, leads the field to the first turn during the Kentucky Derby on May 1 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. The colt has failed a second drug test following the race. Sarah Stier/Getty Images hide caption

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In this April 30, 2021, file photo, Florida Gov.Ron DeSantis speaks at the end of a legislative session at the Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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Japan's Naomi Osaka eyes the ball as she serves during the first round of the French Open tennis tournament Sunday in Paris. Martin Bureau/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A bicyclist rides past the Olympic rings on Wednesday in Tokyo, where the Olympics are scheduled to kick off on July 23. Eugene Hoshiko/AP hide caption

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Olympic Organizers Say They're Ready For COVID-19 Risks, But Japan's Doctors Are Wary

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Naomi Osaka pulled out of the French Open after refusing to attend press conferences. Osaka says she suffers from depression and experiences, "huge waves of anxiety before I speak to the world's media." TPN/Getty Images hide caption

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People carry a banner reading "Extinguish the Olympic torch" during a march in Tokyo last week calling for the cancellation of the Summer Olympics. The government insists the games will go on despite concerns about the coronavirus. Koji Sasahara/AP hide caption

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Opponents of several bills targeting transgender youth attend a rally on March 30 at the Alabama State House to draw attention to anti-transgender legislation introduced in the state. Julie Bennett/Getty Images hide caption

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How Anti-Trans Bills Evoke The Culture Wars Of The 90s

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A new public survey reflects Americans' "mixed views" on trans issues, Gallup says, as people said athletes should compete based on the sex listed on their birth certificates. Here, protesters march against a bill restricting transgender girls from sports teams in Pierre, S.D., in March. Toby Brusseau/AP Images for Human Rights Campaign hide caption

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Paretta Autosport crew members work on their car in pit lane at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during a practice session earlier this week. It could become the first majority-women team to qualify for the Indy 500. Doug Jaggers/WFYI hide caption

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A Team Of Mostly Women Races To Make History At The Indianapolis 500

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