Cheers erupted in Tokyo on Saturday when Olympic officials announced the city will host the 2020 Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee picked Japan's capital over Istanbul and Madrid in the final rounds of voting.
Tokyo's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe presented a plan that emphasized safety and an effective cleanup, despite radiation leaking from the earthquake-damaged Fukushima nuclear plant.
Olympic officials will decide Sunday whether squash will be included for the first time. It’s up against a combined baseball/softball bid and wrestling, which is seeking reinstatement after it was dropped in February by the IOC board.