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Nude Parades, "Retard Olympics," And Other Twisted Prison Guard Games

The San Francisco sheriff's office is asking the Department of Justice to investigate allegations that officials at the county jail forced inmates to fight for hamburgers and other rewards during gladiator-style matches. Speaking atShow More Summary

Estonian Sports Hero Condemning Fascism Told to Go Read Works of Hitler

In an op-ed for Estonian news portal, EKRE member and former Olympic champion Mait Riysman criticized his party's defense of an MP who had praised Nazi Germany and the "positive nuances of fascism."

India's Nehwal to be ranked top badminton player

Olympic bronze medalist is the first female from the country to reach the top of the rankings.

Denver Nugget Jusuf Nurkic Asked A Special Olympics Athlete For An Autograph

2 days agoNews : Huffington Post

Jusuf Nurkic, the NBA’s rookie darling, recently met with about 150 Special Olympics athletes to give them some shooting and dribbling advice. That’s great, obviously. But then Nurkic also asked some to sign his shirt, which is unambiguously...Show More Summary

An Imperfect Dividing Line

2 days agoNews : News Desk

When, at the 2012 U.S. Olympic trials, Jeneba Tarmoh and Allyson Felix lunged across the hundred-metre finish line in a dead heat, officials turned to the rulebook for help figuring out which of the women should be awarded the third and final spot on the national team. Show More Summary

Can China Promise Blue Skies for 2022 Winter Olympics?

Shutting down four coal-fired power plants by next year may not be enough

22 Photos That Prove Tom Daley Is the Perfect Mix of Sexy and Cute

5 days agoNews : CitizenSugar

Swimsuits? Check. Formal suits? Check. No matter what, British diver Tom Daley manages to look adorable, handsome, and hot, all at once. We first met the 20-year-old athlete at the 2012 Summer Olympics, and we've adored him ever since. Show More Summary

In Reversal, Boston 2024 Wants a Vote on the Olympics

5 days agoNews : NYTimes: News

The group trying to bring the Games to Boston said on Tuesday that it now supported a statewide referendum on the proposal and that it would drop the bid if the measure failed.

Boston Olympic backers say won't make bid without public support

last weekNews : The Newsroom

The organizers for Boston's campaign to host the 2024 Olympic Games on Monday said they would not make a final bid to the International Olympic Committee unless a majority of Massachusetts residents support the idea. The vow, which came...Show More Summary

Germany Nominates Hamburg as Official Bidder for 2024 Summer Olympics

The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) nominated Hamburg as a candidate city for the 2024 Summer Games.

Glee's 50 Best Performances, Ranked

Glee, the show that made a cappella (sort of) cool and turned Jeopardy!-level knowledge of show tunes into an Olympic sport, comes to an end on Friday.

Russia Ready to Export Its 'Safe City' System Which Guarded 2014 Olympics

Russia is set to start negotiations with Indonesia, Malaysia and other countries to supply its “Safe City” multilevel intelligence system; a similar system was used during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

Kendall Jenner Accuses Us Weekly of ‘Making Up Quotes’ About Bruce Jenner

last weekNews : Mediaite

Us Weekly has published an "exclusive" interview with reality star Kendall Jenner in which she offers unwavering support for her father, Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner, who has been widely reported to be transitioning into a transgender female. But there's one problem: the 19-year-old Kendall Jenner claims she never said the quotes Us Weekly printed in its article.

Kosovo’s Olympic dream taking shape

The IOC recognised Kosovo as an independent state and has allowed athletes to represent it at Rio 2016.

Mitt Romney to fight heavyweight boxer Evander Holyfield

last weekNews : NY Daily News

The May 15 event in Salt Lake City will see Romney, 69, go head-to-head with the Olympic athlete for non-profit Charity Vision.

Meet Casey Legler Female Activist, Olympic Athlete, Male Model

Casey Legler is a woman with a remarkable story, Olympic swimming champion, gay activist and performance artist. Now she can add international male super model. Standing six foot two inches Casey has caught the word’s attention. She has become the first woman to be signed as a male model, reports ABC. Show More Summary

International Sports Associations Caught Between $ Signs and Human Rights Ideals

A just published study highlights how commerce and glitz are reinforcing support for autocracy by international sports associations and undermining the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) newly found resolve to hold potential host...Show More Summary

Evander Holyfield: 'I Was Thinking About Biting' Mike Tyson

2 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

With the March 13 premiere of the film "Champs" -- a film chronicling the careers of boxing greats Evander Holyfield, Mike Tyson and Bernard Hopkins -- Holyfield joined me on HuffPost Live. Holyfield, 52, is a former Olympic bronze medalist...Show More Summary

Meet The World's First Female-Identified Male Model

2 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

The first woman signed exclusively as a male model is a former Olympic swimmer who's finished an artist's residency in Australia. We caught up with her to discuss her body and her body of work.

'Dropped' in Argentina: France Mourns Athletes Killed in Helicopter Crash

France is grieving over the deadly accident in reality television on Tuesday as two helicopters crashed in northern Argentina killing 10 people, two Olympic medal winners and a sailing champion among them.

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