Wed, 28 Sep 2016 02:19:36 -0400Reports: A Tokyo government panel reviewing the cost of hosting the 2020 Summer Olympics is set to propose moving more venues outside of the city in order to save money
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:39:27 -0400Prosecutors have charged Sam Sotoodeh and Barzeen Soroudi with misdemeanor violations.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:51:32 -0400Two men were charged with misdemeanors in their protest on 'DWTS.'
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:36:10 -0400Michael Phelps says Tokyo 2020 isn't happening, but he will play more golf.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:16:02 -0400Two days before Ryan Lochte's drunken antics in Rio, Michael Phelps, his teammate and the most-decorated Olympian of all time, warned him about "not doing anything bad."
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:06:53 -0400Three-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome says the anti-doping system is "open to abuse" by letting athletes take banned substances as medication
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 06:25:59 -0400Marking the 500-day countdown to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, organizers said Tuesday that 90 percent of construction of new venues is complete and the focus is now on preparing for test events
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:58:22 -0400Rome's city council will vote Thursday whether to support Mayor Virginia Raggi's rejection of the city's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 22:42:57 -0400The Olympic Council of Asia has backed a proposal to allow athletes from Oceania to compete at the Asian Winter Games in Japan next year
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 06:47:15 -0400Former Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins said he needed permission to use a banned substance to treat his asthma to ensure he was "back on a level playing field."
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 21:39:59 -0400Tommie Smith and John Carlos, the American sprinters whose raised-fist salutes at the 1968 Olympics are an ageless sign of race-inspired protest, will join the U.S. Olympic team at the White House next week for its meeting with President Barack Obama
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:52:51 -0400Olympian Jordan Burroughs gets gym at high school alma mater named in his honor
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:50:28 -0400The longtime Tennessee State women's coach and two-time Olympic coach died Thursday at 89.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:16:07 -0400Italian Olympic Committee president Giovanni Malago says another bid isn't likely for "the next 20 years" after the Rome 2024 candidacy was rejected by Mayor Virginia Raggi
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 02:57:06 -0400The Australian Olympic Committee says it supports a decision by mayors in south-east Queensland state to fund a feasibility study into a bid to host the 2028 Olympic Games
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:40:04 -0400CEO Scott Blackmun describes role of U.S. Center for SafeSport.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:13:58 -0400The leader of the U.S. Olympic Committee reiterated his support for allowing some Russians to compete at the Rio Games and said that to fix worldwide doping problems, "we can't devolve into a Cold War mentality of us versus them.''
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:54:52 -0400The House passed a bill to eliminate the tax penalties on prize money from the USOC.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:17:51 -0400LA2024 emphasized its use of existing venues to avoid costly construction, cost overruns.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 06:42:10 -0400International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach arrived in South Korea on Thursday for a two-day visit to inspect preparations for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:21:55 -0400The first Jesse Owens Olympic Spirit Award will recognize the late Muhammad Ali
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:01:06 -0400Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi has rejected the city's bid for the 2024 Olympics.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 11:56:05 -0400After months of barbs and sparring between Olympic and anti-doping officials, World Anti-Doping Agency president Craig Reedie expects an end to public conflict
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 05:39:44 -0400Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo has urged all French presidential candidates to throw their support behind the capital city's bid to host the 2024 Olympics
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:47:59 -0400Tatyana McFadden wants to grow the sport of wheelchair racing.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 19:47:11 -0400After returning from Rio with four gold medals, Paralympic athlete Tatyana McFadden taught some excited children how to use a racing wheelchair.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 18:15:09 -0400The first Jesse Owens Olympic Spirit Award will be presented posthumously to Muhammad Ali.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:20:52 -0400Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi, who has long opposed the city's bid for the 2024 Olympics as unsustainable, will formally announce her decision on the candidacy Wednesday
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:49:17 -0400Brazilian labor justice has blocked assets of the company that serves as host broadcaster organization for the Olympic Games
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 06:49:01 -0400Swimmer performed a week after protesters came on the stage during live show.