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BC pauses swim team activities; outdoor dining extended

Sep. 10, 2020 4:26 PM EDT

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. (AP) — Boston College has suspended activities for its men's and women's swimming and diving program after some team members tested positive for the coronavirus, the school said Thursday. A Boston College spokesperson said in an email that the athletes who tested positive are in...

BC pauses swim team activities; outdoor dining extended

Sep. 10, 2020 2:52 PM EDT

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. (AP) — Boston College has suspended activities for its men's and women's swimming and diving program after some team members tested positive for the coronavirus, the school said Thursday. A Boston College spokesperson said in an email that the athletes who tested positive are in...

FILE - In this Sept. 25, 1988, file photo, Canadian Ben Johnson, left, signals victory ahead of the United States' Carl Lewis, as he wins the 100-meter final at the Summer Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea. (AP Photo/Rick Wilking, File)

AP WAS THERE: 1988 Seoul Olympics

Aug. 11, 2020 3:17 PM EDT

EDITORS — With the Tokyo Olympics postponed for a year because of the coronavirus pandemic, The Associated Press is looking back at the history of Summer Games. This story was published in The Clarksdale Press Register (Miss.) on Oct. 3, 1988. The story, a review of the major developments at the Seoul...

FILE - In this 1920 file photo, Charles (Charley) Paddock, second from right, of the USA wins the 100 meters final with his famous

Planning for Olympics in a pandemic has echoes of 1920 Games

Jul. 27, 2020 4:19 PM EDT

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Olympic athletes competing for gold medals in a world reeling from a pandemic? It won't be the first time. A century before the Tokyo Games were postponed because of coronavirus, the Olympics were held in the Belgian city of Antwerp following the Spanish flu pandemic. The...