month. Many Russians may be staying home for patriotic reasons, such as to test out the Sochi slopes of this year's Olympics instead of traveling abroad, some analysts say. The ruble has sagged in recent months and hit a record low of 80 to the
after a photo surfaced showing him smoking marijuana at a party. Phelps retired from competition after the 2012 London Olympics , although in April he announced that he was resuming training with eye on the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro. EFE
Pope Francis has given a papal thumbs up to Rome's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics amid talk that the Vatican might host some events. But he is warning: "I won't be around." Francis, 78, met with members
anti-corruption czar will join Rome's bid team for the 2024 Olympics , a response to the widening mafia scandal in the capital ..... tells the Gazzetta dello Sport "you can't give up an Olympics for fears of criminal infiltration."
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provided checks to cover the cost of the damage. Goepper won a bronze medal in slope-style skiing at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Cuba's state broadcaster has been awarded the country's exclusive television rights to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The IOC says it granted the rights across all broadcast platforms to the Instituto Cubano de Radio y Television
grittiest film to date captures the aftermath of the Black September assassinations of Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics . The Israeli government sent a team of five assassins to target and kill members of the PLO involved in the Munich attack
high praise when compared to Lenovo’s other world class sports marketing deals with Formula One racing, the Olympics , and the National Basketball Association. Click here to enlarge. Lenovo has also managed to immerse itself in the die-hard
hours a day," which is something Doha lacks, "because of the league, empty stadiums," Bravo said. The 2016 Rio Olympics and 2018 World Cup in Russia, if Qatar qualifies, will also be opportunities to hone players for 2022. While the pool of native
McAfee . To keep us safe, the firm has released a list of the top ten most dangerous Olympic athletes to search for. "The Olympics presents the perfect opportunity for cybercriminals who know people around the world will be searching for stats and images
Members of the U.S. Olympic Figure Skating teams glide over the ice in preparation for the Winter Olympics . The 1948 Winter Games were held in St. Moritz, Switzerland. From January 30 - February 8, 28 nations participated in the
Feb. 24: Julia Mancuso, right, of the United States checks on teammate Lindsey Vonn as she is helped by emergency workers after crashing during first run of the women's giant slalom in Whistler, British Columbia. Olympics Feud?
The Olympic torch passed among 12,000 torchbearers and traveled 27,961 miles.
Feb. 12: Fireworks explode after the lighting of the cauldron at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia. Opening Ceremony