possess strict trademark policies. Congress created protections for the U.S. Olympic Committee giving it rights to use " Olympics " and the interlocking rings logo. FIFA, the international soccer governing body, requires countries that host the World
wave of shootings this month that has residents on edge in metropolitan Rio de Janeiro, the host city for next year's Olympics . In addition to the fatalities, at least 10 other people have been wounded by stray bullets in recent days, prompting
make the difference between first place and fourth place in a 100-meter race and actually win you the gold medal at the Olympics , then imagine what a 26 percent difference in your performance could give you," he said. "Our research takes us away
sticking around for a milestone victory. "I wish I could have played more games -- all these lockouts I got killed on it." In addition to his NHL career, Brodeur also won gold medals with Team Canada at the 2002 and 2010 Olympics .
Stories and Blogs
laughed when Sochi was selected to host the 2014 Winter Olympics . Not only was Sochi one of the warmest places in Russia ..... hang of it." None of the cities which hosted the Winter Olympics in the recent years has found a permanent use for all of
all the projects needed to host the Olympics in 2016, the Olympic Public Authority ..... directly linked to the staging of the Olympics in this Brazilian metropolis. In ..... projects raise the budget for the Rio Olympics ' installations from 6.5 billion
in place through 2016, when Rio de Janeiro will host the Olympics . For that event, significant demand is expected for flights ..... Brazilian international tourism, with the focus on the Olympics ," said Embratur president Vicente Neto, as quoted in
31), assists (36) and points (67) during the 2000-01 campaign. Dvorak won a gold medal for his native country three times at the World Championship (1999, 2001, 2005) and also participated in the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics .
first domestic sponsor of the 2020 Games. NTT, which provided a variety of telecommunications services for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics , will be the organizing committee's official telecommunications services partner. Tokyo organizers and NTT did not
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