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100 Women 2016: Gymnast Simone Biles on fame, adoption and meeting the President

Gymnast and Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles talks to Rajini Vaidyanathan about fame, adoption and meeting President Obama.

Cost-cutting dominates debriefing for Tokyo from Rio Games

Discussions of ways to cut Olympic costs have dominated a three-day debriefing from organizers of the Rio de Janeiro Games        

Wednesday's TV/Radio listings (Nov. 30)

Event Time TV NBA Detroit Pistons at Boston Celtics 6:30 NBATV San Antonio Spurs at Mavericks 7:30 FSSW Indiana Pacers at Portland Trailblazers 9:00 NBATV Men's college basketball New Hampshire at Providence 5:30 FS2 Temple at SaintShow More Summary

Golfboards coming to Hawks Creek Golf Club in Fort Worth

Hawks Creek Golf Club in Fort Worth will begin renting Golfboards on Thursday, joining four other golf courses in the Dallas area to offer the single-rider vehicle. Golfboard is a motorized, oversized skateboard for golfers. The company's slogan is "Surf the Earth." The Club at Los Rios in Plano began renting Golfboards two weeks ago. Show More Summary

Report shows level of chaos in Kenya Olympic team

It's truly astonishing that Kenya had its most successful Olympics ever at this year's Rio de Janeiro Games after a government-ordered report revealed how utterly chaotic the team's preparation and management was        

City referendum on Budapest 2024 Olympic bid abandoned

Petitioners say they have abandoned an attempt to hold a citywide referendum on Budapest's bid to host the 2024 Olympics        

Olympic officials say rowing, swim venues will stay in Tokyo

Olympic officials have agreed to keep the rowing and swimming venues at their planned sites in Tokyo while making further cost-cutting efforts for the 2020 Games        

Tuesday's TV/Radio listings (Nov. 29)

Event Time TV NBA Houston at Utah 8:00 NBATV RSSW Men's NCAA basketball North Dakota State at Xavier 5:30 FS1 Delaware State at St. John's 5:30 FS2 Pittsburgh at Maryland 6:00 ESPN2 Georgia Tech at Penn State 6:00 ESPNU Charleston Southern...Show More Summary

Eurosport to hold exclusive German rights for next 4 games

Eurosport will have exclusive broadcast rights in Germany for the next four Olympics        

Monday's TV/Radio listings (Nov. 28)

TODAY'S TV Event Time TV NBA Boston at Miami 6:30 NBATV College basketball Kentucky vs. Ariz. St. 6:00 ESPN2 Minn. at Florida State 6:00 ESPNU NW State at Miss. St. 6:00 SEC Wake Forest at Northwestern 8:00 ESPNU Butler at Utah 8:00 Pac 12 Boise State at Oregon 10:00 Pac 12 NFL Green Bay at Phil. 7:15 ESPN NHL Stars at St. Show More Summary

After record year, Matthew Centrowitz isn't afraid of expectations

Olympic champion Matthew Centrowitz made U.S. track and field history in Rio.        

Mikaela Shiffrin dominates World Cup slalom race in Killington

Mikaela Shiffrin won her sixth straight World Cup slalom in front of a home crowd.        

Three Olympic gold medals stripped in latest IOC doping retests

Ilya Ilyin was stripped of two golds and Oksana Menkova lost one from 2008, 2012 Games.        

There’s a lot driving the Dallas Marathon: Race interest revs up with BMW sponsor, national exposure

The buzz is growing as the 46th running of the BMW Dallas Marathon approaches. Race officials and their partners have elevated the prospects for the anticipated 22,000 race weekend participants. "We're working to enhance the experience beyond just finishing a marathon," board chairwoman Lisa Croley said. Show More Summary

Story of how the Zara Spook fishing lure arrived goes back to the early 1900s

The best things about hunting camps are the stories repeated by hunters sitting around the table or the campfire. Favorites are told and retold until they're legend, like the night Melvin fell out of his bunk or the morning Emilie killed nine wild hogs with seven shots, plinking away as if in a shooting gallery. Show More Summary

Outdoors notebook: More rainbow trout are on the way

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's annual winter trout stocking program begins in early December. The state agency plans to stock about 300,000 rainbow trout in 100 fishing spots throughout Texas. Twenty of the trout stocking waters are in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Show More Summary

Sunday's TV/Radio listings (Nov. 27)

TODAY'S TV Event Time TV NBA New Orleans at Mavericks 6:00 FSSW College basketball Indiana St. vs Quinnipiac 10 am ESPNU Iowa State vs Gonzaga 12:30 ESPN Howard at Georgetown 12:30 FS1 New Mexico vs Dayton 1:00 ESPNU Wofford at Colorado 1:00 Pac 12 Miami vs Florida 3:30 ESPN2 Virginia Tech vs Nebraska 3:30 ESPNU San Jose St. Show More Summary

Olympic broadcaster challenges 'negligence' claim in Brazil

The official Olympic broadcaster is contesting a Brazilian police investigation that says it was negligent when an overhead camera crashed to the ground three months ago and injured eight during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics        

Rio police charge five in relation to Olympic camera fall

At least seven people suffered minor injuries when an aerial camera and its cables fell about 65 feet.        

Negligence cited in overhead-camera crash at Rio Olympics

A police investigation says negligence was a factor when an overhead camera at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics crashed to the ground three months ago, injuring eight people        

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