Tokyo Gov. Naoki Inose, front row second left, acknowledges cheers after pulling a rope to open a decorated paper ball celebrating Tokyo's successful bid to host the 2020 Summer Olympics and ... more 
Tokyo Gov. Naoki Inose, front row second left, acknowledges cheers after pulling a rope to open a decorated paper ball celebrating Tokyo's successful bid to host the 2020 Summer Olympics and Paralympics during a special event at the Tokyo Municipal Government main office in Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. Inose reported Tokyoites the happy news shortly after returning from the International Olympic Committee meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Koji Sasahara
Tue, Sep 10, 2013 9:13 AM EDT