The Puerto Rico athlete set a time of 12.26 seconds, beating the previous record set at the 2012 games in London.
Moscow's envoy to Washington, Anatoly Antonov said Russian athletes were among the most tested at the Tokyo Olympics.
The comedian and talk show host branded cancel culture "an insanity that is swallowing up the world"
On Saturday, city officials said at least 4,058 people tested positive for COVID-19, marking the highest its been since the pandemic first began.
The Jamaican sprinter completed the race on Saturday in a contest record time of 10.61 seconds, beating her closest rival by .13 seconds
England cricket all-rounder Ben Stokes is taking a break from the sport in order to "prioritize his mental well-being."
After winning the event for the third consecutive Olympic Games, the swimming star suggested she could aim to compete in at least one, if not two, more.
The Arizona gymnast won silver in vault at the 2021 U.S. National Championships, finishing behind Simone Biles.
Gwen Berry turned her back on the Stars and Stripes when the national anthem was played after her Olympic qualifier in June.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) made an announcement back in June 2017 that it would add additional mixed gender events to the games in Tokyo.
The Serbian had earlier suffered a shock defeat to Pablo Carreno Busta in the men's singles bronze medal match.
Other cat owners flocked to share videos of their own pets enjoying the Olympics as the footage spread on social media.
The Olympic gold medalist has yet to decide whether she will compete in the floor and balance beam finals.
"Simone Biles has more than enough going on without her sexual assault being turned into a cheap punch line," a Twitter user wrote in response to Che's jokes.
Aaron Reitz apologized to Biles and said he had "opined on subjects for which I am not adequately versed."
"I'm tested. I fill out all the forms. I'm for clean sport. I've been devoting my whole like to this (sport)," said Evgeny Rylov, a Russian swimmer.
The crowd at APM mall in Kwun Tong chanted "We are Hong Kong" as a medal was handed out on screen.
Sunisa Lee, whose parents emigrated from Laos, is the first-ever Hmong American Olympic gymnast and gold medalist.
Baseball player Ben Wanger posted a clip testing how many people the beds could hold, after false claims they were designed to prevent sexual activity in the Tokyo 2020 athletes' village.
Badminton player Chen Qingchen issued an apology, but her expletive-laden performance has gone viral in China.
The Serbian player, who won the first three Grand Slams of the year, was defeated by Germany's Alexander Zverev in three sets.
"For anyone saying I quit, I didn't quit," Biles wrote on Instagram. "My mind and body are simply not in sync."
The champion gymnast posted on Instagram stories on Friday morning to answer followers' questions and offer more details about her withdrawal from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Day 7 of Tokyo 2020 has seen several Olympic records broken and Team USA remains in the top five in the medal table.
The black cat's presence ultimately ended up being bad luck for the U.S. men's team though.
"I have always been for clean conditions (in the sport)," Rylov said in response.
The Americans take on the No. 3-ranked team in the world on Friday in a bid to keep their dream of a first Olympic gold in nine years alive.
"Being the best also means knowing how to take care of yourself. We are inspired by her leadership today and are behind her every step of the way," Athleta said.
"I mean, you name it, we got it," one Olympian reflected. "We got decked out."