Ayumu Hirano ‘angry’ over 2022 Olympics judging controversy

Japanese snowboarder Ayumu Hirano, who won gold in the 2022 Olympics men’s halfpipe competition is now speaking out against the process that nearly let him down in a huge way and led to a judging controversy in his event. Hirano wowed the crowd on his second run of the halfpipe final, laying down a triple … Read more

US, Japan, South Korea meet in Hawaii to discuss North Korea

HONOLULU (AP) – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with his Japanese and South Korean counterparts Saturday in Hawaii to discuss the threat posed by nuclear-armed North Korea after Pyongyang began the year with a series of missile tests. Blinken said at a news conference after the meeting that North Korea was “in a … Read more