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Tokyo Olympics price tag could balloon to $30B

Panel warns cost may be four times original estimate.        

USA Olympic Athletes reflect on life after Rio

USA TODAY Sports speaks with Olympic athletes about their experiences and life after Rio on the red carpet at the Team USA Awards.        

Expert panel warns Tokyo Olympics cost could top $30 billion

An expert panel commissioned by Japan's capital city has warned that the total cost for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics could exceed 3 trillion yen ($30 billion) unless drastic cost-cutting measures are taken        

Expert panel warns cost of Tokyo 2020 Olympics could top $30 billion; calls for cost cutting

Expert panel warns cost of Tokyo 2020 Olympics could top $30 billion; calls for cost cutting        

Local links: Collegiate event coming to Colonial

Colonial Country Club will host the third annual Nike Golf Collegiate Invitational on Sunday-Tuesday. The tournament will feature 15 of the top collegiate golf programs in the country, including defending national champion Oregon, TCU, and seven of the current top 10 ranked teams: No. Show More Summary

1936 Olympians receive overdue recognition at White House

Relatives of Jesse Owens and the 17 other African-Americans who competed at the 1936 Olympics will be welcomed to the White House to meet President Barack Obama on Thursday _ an honor Owens and others didn't receive after they returned home 80 years ago        

Katie Ledecky wins Female Athlete of the Olympic Games

After dominating Rio, swimmer Katie Ledecky won Female Athlete of the Olympic Games on Wednesday.        

Raised-fist protesters Smith, Carlos support Kaepernick

Tommie Smith and John Carlos voiced their support for Colin Kaepernick and other athletes staging national anthem protests, 48 years after they raised their gloved fists on the podium in a symbolic protest at the Olympics        

Thursday's TV/Radio listings (Sept. 29)

Event Time TV MLB Cleveland at Detroit noon ESPN Boston at NY Yankees 6:00 MLB Colorado at San Fran. 9:00 MLB NFL Miami at Cincinnati 7:25 NFL NCAA football Hampton at North Carolina A&T 6:30 ESPNU Connecticut at Houston 7:00 ESPN Kansas...Show More Summary

Wednesday's TV/Radio listings (Sept. 28)

TODAY'S TV Event Time TV MLB Seattle at Houston 1:00 RSSW Cleveland at Detroit 6:00 ESPN Milwaukee at Rangers 7:00 FSSW Colorado at San Francisco 9:00 ESPN WNBA Phoenix at Minnesota 7:00 ESPN2 Chicago at Los Angeles 9:00 ESPN2 Golf LPGA...Show More Summary

Dallas Wings set for WNBA lottery with chance to land No. 1 overall pick

ARLINGTON -- The WNBA will hold its annual draft lottery on Wednesday during halftime of the playoff game between the Phoenix Mercury and Minnesota Lynx on ESPN2. The four teams that missed the playoffs -- including the Dallas Wings -- will participate in the lottery. Show More Summary

Anti-doping: International Olympic Committee to discuss Fancy Bears medical leaks

The International Olympic Committee will hold a meeting next month to discuss "the protection of clean athletes" following recent leaks.

WADA says electronic database is safe despite cyber attack

Despite the hack of personal medical information from some of the world's leading athletes, the World Anti-Doping Agency says its overall electronic database is safe        

IOC sanctions 3 boxers for betting on fights at Rio Olympics

The IOC has reprimanded three boxers _ two from Ireland and one from Britain _ for betting on fights at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro        

Injured French gymnast Said undergoes surgery

Injured French gymnast Samir Ait Said is back on his feet, sort of. Said thanks friends and pledges to return.        

Kenya Olympic chief charged with stealing £197,000

Kenya's Olympic team leader denies stealing $250,000 (£197,000) which was meant for accommodation for athletes and officials in Rio.

Kenya's Olympic team leader allegedly stole $265K meant for use at Rio Games

Kenya's team leader at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics allegedly stole $256,000 meant for the athletes' and officials' stay at the games.        

Tokyo to propose moving more venues for Olympics

Tokyo's original plans for a compact Olympics in 2020 continue to fall by the wayside        

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