The IOC released a proposal a week ago to move the marathons and race walking events to Sapporo.
Olympic champion Muhammad took gold with a time of 52.16 seconds at the Khalifa Stadium, bettering her own world record of 52.20 set at the US Trials in Iowa in July.
It was sweet revenge for the Swedes, who had lost the Olympic final to the Germans 2-1 in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.
The president of Japan's Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda, is under formal investigation in France and was indicted over "active corruption" in connection with bribes on Japan's bid to host the Olympics.
Japan has activated amphibious troops, in a first since World War Two, to defend its remote islands against any external threat.
Russian Olympic Committee President Alexander Zhukov says doping ban for Russian Olympic athletes has been lifted and the athletes' rights have been "fully restored."
Just a week after shocking the world by winning a gold medal in Alpine skiing, Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic clinches another gold in the women's snowboard parallel giant slalom.
Here's a collection of pictures from the Pyeongchang Olympics with a focus on the finer details.
Competitors crash in women's slopestyle snowboarding final while alpine skiing suffers its second postponement in as many days.
North Korea’s latest military parade and Russia’s doping issues cast gloom over the Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang as the final preparations are taking place for the event.
Russian athletes and staff who controversially had their life bans for doping lifted last week will not be invited to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee says.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) chief Thomas Bach said the Court of Arbitration for Sport's decision to uphold the appeals of 28 Russians against Olympic life bans was unexpected.
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