Bill Schnittman William Schnittman Obituary Teammates Honor Memory Of Slain US Olympic Rower Suspect Shoots Man, Then Kills Self On I-35 In OKC Slain rower sought protection from man who killed him, Oklahoma County Court records show...Show More Summary
Raymond Howell can’t avoid the stories about his city’s efforts to host the Olympics. A prominent Boston corporate communications consultant, Howell keeps tabs on important business developments in the city below him from his seventh-floor office in a downtown Boston skyscraper. Show More Summary
Older athletes can be much younger, physically, than they are in real life, according to a new study of participants in the coming Senior Olympics. The study found that the athletes’ fitness age is typically 20 years or more younger than their chronological age, providing a clear inspiration to the rest of us to get out and start moving more. Show More Summary
Sought by Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, the overhauled plan to attract the Games lacked key pieces of information, including insurance against cost overruns, identities of venues and plans for an athletes’ village.
The city of Boston is expected to earn over $210 million if it wins the bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, the city’s Olympics bid committee said in a new “Bid 2.0” plan.
The first European Games in history came to an end in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku on Sunday. The closing ceremony took place at the city’s Olympic stadium.
The Russian national team’s victory in the unofficial medal count of the Baku-2015 European Games shows Russian athletes’ huge potential ahead of 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Sunday.
Trevor Moore, an Olympic sailor, was reported missing on Thursday. Authorities in Miami, Florida, confirmed Moore’s 15-foot boat was discovered near the Dinner Key Marina on Thursday evening. Although the Olympian’s personal belongings were found inside the boat, his whereabouts remain unknown. Show More Summary
A heavy rain caused a massive flood in Russia's southern city of Sochi. A two-or even three-month amount of precipitation occurred during a single day, which prompted the authorities to impose a state of emergency.
A U.S. Olympic sailor is still missing after his boat was found off Dinner Key Marina in Miami on Thursday night. Trevor Moore, 30, was nowhere to be seen after his personal belongings were found in the boat, according to CBS News. Moore's...Show More Summary
SOCHI, Russia (Reuters) - Flash floods brought the Black Sea resort of Sochi to a standstill on Thursday, halting trains and leaving cars half-submerged in the city where Russia staged the Winter Olympics.
The Japan summer Olympics are still five years away, but there is major controversy over famed architect Zaha Hadid's designs for the Tokyo stadium. The design is expected to be finalized next week. Construction is set to begin October 1. Reports say it could cost more than $2 billion, which would make it the most expensive stadium ever built. Seth Doane reports.
Some have likened it to a spaceship, a bicycle helmet or a turtle, and nearly every major Japanese architect has criticized the plans by a big name-contemporary
June 23 marks the Olympic Day Run, established by the International Olympic Committee to promote movement, activity and mass participation in sports.
Almaty, the capital of Kazakhstan, hopes to host the 2022 Winter Games. But first it has to be a taken seriously. And then it has to beat Beijing.
The Olympic Village in Tokyo could get a little bit bigger if these eight new sports manage to make the 2020 games. The Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee announced in a release on Monday that eight sports with international federationShow More Summary
The 2020 summer Olympics will be held in Tokyo this year but we may be in for some new and returning sports gracing our screens. Today, Japanese organizers chose eight sports to include in the 2020 summer Olympics. The top two to make the cut, baseball and softball. Show More Summary
A propaganda campaign to drum up support for the Olympic European Games is fuel for memes.
Former Spokane NAACP head Rachel Dolezal, who was outed last week as a Caucasian pretending to be black, said in a Today Show interview that she "resonated with" former Olympic athlete Caitlyn Jenner's story of transitioning from a man to a woman.
Mitt Romney wants you to know that he was right and Barack Obama, the man he lost to in the 2012 presidential election, was wrong. And so, the Olympics savior and turnaround specialist extraordinaire did perhaps the most Mitt RomneyShow More Summary