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Jul 30, 2014

Tokyo governor defends venue relocation plans

Tokyo governor defends call for cost-cutting review of venue plans for 2020 Olympic...

Jul 29, 2014

L.A. Summer Games were a risk that is still paying off

Nobody wanted the 1984 Summer Olympics except Los Angeles and nobody here wanted to pay for them with public money, so Peter Ueberroth and the organizing committee he led had to drum up private donations and work without the safety net of government ...

Jul 28, 2014

Sailors to navigate dirty water in 1st Rio test

Sailors face pollution in 1st test for Rio Olympics; picturesque venue suits TV, not athlete...

Jul 30, 2014

Prince William joins royal photobomb craze at Commonwealth Games

The 32-year-old second-in-line to the throne appears slightly blurred in the image, which Olympic champion Chris Hoy captioned: 'Got to love a royal photobomb!...

Jul 29, 2014

L.A. engineering giant Aecom acquires major stadium builder

Los Angeles architectural engineering firm Aecom Technology Corp. -- which has worked on sports stadiums for the Olympics, the World Cup and the NBA -- announced Tuesday that it had acquired Hunt Construction Group, a major stadium builder...

Jul 28, 2014

Marketing agreement an obstacle in US bid for 2024

If US city wins 2024 Olympics, USOC faces lost revenues from marketing agreemen...

Jul 23, 2014

Brazil looking for medal 'bounce' in Rio Olympics

Brazil looking for medal 'bounce' in Rio Olympics; hopes to nearly double 17 won in Londo...

Jul 25, 2014

Kerri Walsh Jennings: The Parenting Scale Is 'Always Slightly' Tipped

"Teamwork is what makes it count," the three-time Olympic gold medalist tells PEOPL...

Jul 24, 2014

LPGA players: Golf's Olympic debut needs a team format

LPGA players are thrilled golf is in the Olympics. They wish they could compete as a tea...

Jul 24, 2014

Jim Paek to coach South Korea's national hockey team

NHL's first player of Korean descent to prepare national team for 2018 Olympic bert...