BER is among the country and territory codes for the more than 200 National Olympic Committees recognized by the International Olympic Committee.
Volleyball anime 'Haikyuu!!' made a surprise appearance at the Tokyo Olympics during Japan's match against Venezuela in the men's preliminary round.
Born in Anchorage and raised in Seward, the teenage athlete is the first Alaskan swimmer to win an Olympic gold medal.
Tom Daley has had a long journey to finally win a gold medal at the Olympics for Team GB, doing it in the synchronized 10 meter platform contest.
Sunisa Lee, a Minnesota native began gymnastics when she was only six years old, drawing inspiration from YouTube videos. She is now taking on Tokyo 2020.
Thompson scored 34 points during the match against China, the most of any volleyball player from either the men's or women's competitions so far.
The two softball powerhouses renew their rivalry 13 years after Japan defeated Team USA to win gold in Beijing.
Simone Biles could become the most decorated female Olympian of all time with five gold medals in Tokyo.
The photographer behind the already iconic image explained to Newsweek why it might be his "best work."
Biles could equal the all-time record for gold medals by a female Olympian if she wins five golds in Tokyo.
The 23-year-old, who lit the flame during the opening ceremony, lost both sets to the Czech Republic's Marketa Vondrousova.
Seward's Jolly! A teenager comes from nowhere to win unexpected Olympic gold. This video might give you some hometown chills.
The reigning world champions look for a second consecutive win to clinch a place in the Olympics quarterfinals.
Jacoby, 17, outlasted a field that included fellow American Lilly King—the former Olympic champ and current world record holder.
The handcrafted "uniforms" donned by each newborn featured an array of crocheted shorts, gold medals, swim caps, headbands and jerseys made by the nurses.
Hogan signed an executive order declaring that Maryland will celebrate the month of July as Disability Culture and Achievements Month.
Her enthusiastic reaction prompted one fan to declare "this is why representation matters."
BTS member V shared a message rooting for the South Korean table tennis player who beat a 58-year-old former world champion in women's singles event.
Her partner claimed to be "watching the Olympics with the boys" - but she soon discovered otherwise.
Team Toyota is more than just a marketing campaign. The 31 athletes the company sponsors benefit from year-round support on the journey to achieve their dream.
The regulations for when an athlete tests positive for COVID at the Tokyo Games, such as whether they can be replaced, depends on the sport.
Oksana Chusovitina has won a host of medals in a career spanning more than three decades, first representing the USSR.
Upgrading to Tinder Gold allows users to place themselves anywhere in the world and the Tokyo Olympic Village has become a hot spot destination.
About 20 of the former president's supporters and anti-vaccination proponents arrived as the first lady was addressing a school in Hawaii.
Japan's Momiji Nishiya and Brazil's Rayssa Leal took home gold and silver in skateboarding's Olympic debut.
The 18-year-old Tunisian Olympic swimmer beat Team USA's Kieran Smith, who won the bronze medal in the men's 400-meter freestyle swimming final.
Doncic recorded the second-highest score from an individual in a men's Olympics basketball game, with his 48 points only behind Oscar Schmidt's record of 55.
Team USA finds itself competing at the top of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics medal table already, having won several gold medals and set records, but athletes have fallen short of expectations elsewhere. Follow Newsweek's live blog for all the latest.
Australian swimming coach Dean Boxall's exuberant celebration has quickly gone viral.