E. Coli infections

FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2019, file photo, athletes dive into the water at the start line during a women's triathlon test event at Odaiba Marine Park, a venue for marathon swimming and triathlon at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, in Tokyo. The IOC moved next year’s Tokyo Olympic marathons and race walks out of the Japanese capital to avoid the stifling heat and humidity. Some swimmers and an 11,000-member coaching body want similar treatment: find an alternative to the distance-swimming venue in Tokyo Bay known as the “Odaiba Marine Park.”(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
December 04, 2019 - 4:02 am
TOKYO (AP) — The IOC moved next year’s Tokyo Olympic marathons and race walks out of the Japanese capital to avoid the stifling heat and humidity. Now some swimmers and an 11,000-member coaching body are asking that something similar should be done with the distance-swimming venue in Tokyo Bay...
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This Oct. 3, 2018, photo, shows a view of the beach at Odaiba Marine Park in Tokyo with a "no swimming" sign displayed. Tokyo 2020 Olympic organizers say a system of layered screens will be used to keep bacteria levels within “agreed limits” for triathlon and marathon swimming in heavily trafficked Tokyo bay. (AP Photo/Stephen Wade)
October 05, 2018 - 8:59 am
TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers said Friday that a system of layered screens would be used to keep bacteria levels within "agreed limits" for triathlon and marathon swimming in heavily trafficked Tokyo Bay. Organizers acknowledged a year ago that levels of E. Coli were up to 20 times above...
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June 16, 2017 - 6:31 pm
GOLF-US OPEN Koepka, Fowler tied for lead at 9 under ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Rickie Fowler has some company on top of the U.S. Open leaderboard. Brooks Koepka started on No. 10 and made four birdies on his front nine to get to 9 under, moving into a tie with Fowler for the top spot. Fowler started on No...
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June 16, 2017 - 4:45 pm
GOLF-US OPEN ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Danny Willett has withdrawn from the U.S. Open with a back injury. Willett shot a 9-over 81 in the first round and then withdrew before his tee time in the second round. The Englishman won the Masters last year for his only PGA Tour victory. US OPEN-DRINKING WATER E...
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June 16, 2017 - 10:45 am
US OPEN McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Rory McIlroy and Jason Day are trying to make up ground at the U.S. Open — not on the leader, but on the cut line. McIlroy (78) and Day (79) are coming off their worst scores ever in a U.S. Open, mainly because they...
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June 16, 2017 - 8:56 am
US OPEN Fowler leads US Open ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Erin Hills was kind to Rickie Fowler and rough on several others during the first round of the U.S. Open. Fowler is atop the leaderboard following a 7-under 65 that included seven birdies and no bogeys. He birdied three straight holes while making the...
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June 16, 2017 - 8:37 am
US OPEN Fowler leads US Open ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Erin Hills was kind to Rickie Fowler and rough on several others during the first round of the U.S. Open. Fowler is atop the leaderboard following a 7-under 65 that included seven birdies and no bogeys. He birdied three straight holes while making the...
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Rory Mcilroy, of Ireland, makes his way to the 12th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
June 16, 2017 - 8:36 am
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Health officials say E. coli bacteria have been found in a drinking water station at Erin Hills golf course where the U.S. Open is underway, but there have been no reports of illness. The Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department identified the bacteria in a water sample taken...
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Rory Mcilroy, of Ireland, makes his way to the 12th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
June 16, 2017 - 8:20 am
ERIN, Wis. (AP) — Health officials say E. coli bacteria have been found in a drinking water station at Erin Hills golf course where the U.S. Open is underway, but there have been no reports of illness. The Washington Ozaukee Public Health Department identified the bacteria in a water sample taken...
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