The committee disregarded President Donald Trump's suggestion to postpone the 2020 Olympics.
There is a marked difference between how slowly Japan handled its worst-ever air disaster—and its rapid and decisive response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Gennaro Arma had stayed on board the vessel since it was first moored at Yokohama port, Japan, on February 5.
International Olympic Committee officials have said they are monitoring the spread of coronavirus closely, but as yet, there are no plans to postpone this summer's games.
The Diamond Princess passengers were taken to hospital after showing symptoms of the coronavirus.
There are currently no specific treatments for the virus, which has killed almost 2,000 people.
At least 1,500 people have died of the coronavirus since it first emerged late last year.
Rebecca Frazier from Oregon was one of more than 130 people infected by 2019-nCoV on board the Diamond Princess, which has been quarantined in Yokahama, Japan.
The new form of the coronavirus has killed over 910 people since it emerged in China late last year.
"It's a great honor for me. I am thrilled, and I think the feelings will get even more intense in Ancient Olympia," Korakaki said.
A string of Olympics qualifying events have already been rescheduled.
The AI tool could play a role in studying the nature of dark energy and dark matter, which seems to make up a large amount of the universe but remains an enigma, researchers said.
The new strain of coronavirus has killed over 550 people since late last year.
The ship will remain in quarantine for at least another two weeks, as required by the Japanese government.
Thousands of passengers and crew members on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship have been quarantined off the coast of Yokohama, near Tokyo, Japan.
It is estimated that around eight million tonnes of plastic makes its way into the planet's oceans every year.
As space runs out at the plant, experts have urged the Japanese government to begin releasing filtered water from Fukushima into the sea or air.
The World Health Organization has declared 2019-nCoV, which has killed over 200 people, a public health emergency of international concern.
The virus has killed almost 200 people since it emerged in the city of Wuhan in late 2019.
The virus is thought to have originated in a central Chinese city.
The virus has killed over a dozen people since it emerged in December 2019.
According to China's National Health Commission, 471 people have been infected with the new coronavirus strain in the country as of January 22.
One case of the new coronavirus has been reported in the U.S..
The first U.S. case of the virus has been identified in Washington state.
Super Nintendo World will feature "Power Up Bands" that allow guests to collect digital coins and compete for a high score.
Today, in Beirut after an astonishing escape from Japan, Ghosn held court for nearly two hours in front of more than 200 journalists, angry and defiant at times, sober and thoughtful at others.
The former Nissan CEO and chairman called the fraud charges against him "baseless" and accused Japanese prosecutors of threatening his family.
"I have not fled justice – I have escaped injustice and political persecution," Ghosn said in a written statement Tuesday.
For a brief time, Krispy Kreme Japan will be selling the "Premium Mouse" donut in honor of the forthcoming year 2020, or Year of the Rat. Read on for more information about the first animal in the ancient Chinese Zodiac.