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
In an op-ed for Estonian news portal Delfi.ee, 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."
Olympic bronze medalist is the first female from the country to reach the top of the rankings.
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
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
Shutting down four coal-fired power plants by next year may not be enough
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
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.
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
The German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) nominated Hamburg as a candidate city for the 2024 Summer Games.
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 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.
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.
The IOC recognised Kosovo as an independent state and has allowed athletes to represent it at Rio 2016.
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.
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
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
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
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.
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.