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Norway’s 2016 Youth Olympics student housing is a passive house block clad in sustainable wood

Students attending the upcoming 2016 Youth Olympic Games in Norway will be accommodated in four blocks designed in line with the passivhaus principles and clad in durable wood able to resist the harsh winter weather of the Gudbrandsdal region. Henning i

Cost Estimates Could Stand in Way of Los Angeles 2024 Summer Olympics Bid

One-billion-dollar Los Angeles Olympic village construction estimates might stand in the way of the city’s 2024 Summer Olympics bid.

City analysts: Olympic Village may 'significantly exceed' cost estimate

On the eve of the L. A. City Council's first meetings to discuss the city's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, a new report from city analysts warns that a large athletes village near downtown "may significantly exceed" an estimated $1-billion price tag.

Jessica Mendoza to Replace Curt Schilling for ESPN Broadcast

8 hours agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Mendoza, a gold medal-winning Olympic softball player, will fill in Sunday for Schilling, who was pulled after a controversial Twitter post.

Softball star Natasha Watley visits View Park Prep to offer inspiration, hope

Before leaving for Japan this weekend to resume her professional softball career, Olympic gold medalist Natasha Watley came to View Park Prep school Thursday morning to address the student body during an outdoor assembly under scorching heat and offer special words of encouragement to a group of...

It’s Impossible To Stay Clothed Playing Strip Tennis With Rafael Nadal

12 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Rafael Nadal is having a bit of a moment (as if 14 Grand Slam titles and an Olympic gold medal haven’t been enough) as the new face (and body, mostly body) of Tommy Hilfiger underwear. In addition to that tease of a TV spot, Nadal, Hilfiger, some supermodels and Jane Lynch (obviously) got together in […]

Usain Bolt easily wins the 200 meter even after slowing down right before the finish line

Olympic champion Usain Bolt blazed ahead of his opponents, including US sprinter Justin Gatlin, to win the 200 meters race at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing. The 29-year-old Jamaican also took a tumble after a cameraman on a Segway crashed into him. Produced by Lamar Salter. Video courtesy of Reuters. Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »

Lawro's predictions v Darren Campbell

BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Olympic gold medal-winning sprinter Darren Campbell with his Premier League predictions.

Fisherman Hit by Parted Line Lifted to Safety

A fisherman struck and injured by a parted line was medevaced south of San Juan Island and transported to Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles, Wash. Thursday morning.

Take Olympic: Plans Revealed For the 2024 Olympic Village That Could Permanently Change the Face of the LA River

Conceptual renderings via Hodgetts + Fung One of the bigger surprises in Los Angeles's newly-released blueprint for hosting the 2024 Olympics is the plan for the Olympic Village. It's long been discussed that, if LA were to get the....

World's Fastest Man Knocked Over by World's Most Dangerous Segway-Riding Cameraman

16 hours agoNews : Slate: The Slatest

The great Usain Bolt won the men's 200-meter race at the world track and field championships in Beijing on Thursday in 19.55 seconds, his 16th gold-medal performance in a world championship or Olympic final. Shortly thereafter, he was...Show More Summary

How Race Imboden Went from Olympic Fencing to Modeling for Rag & Bone

17 hours agoLifestyle / Fashion : Fashionista

We're used to multi-hyphenates around these parts. Model-slash-actresses (Cara Delevingne, Abbey Lee Kershaw), "It" girl-slash-DJs (Leigh Lezark, Harley Viera-Newton), rock-n-roll-progeny-slash-models (too many to name), etc. Throw any string of occupations together into a hazy mass, and there's... Continue reading

GB handball set for London return

The British men's handball team are set to compete at the London Copper Box for the first time since the 2012 Olympics.

Usain Bolt wins gold, then gets wiped out by cameraman on Segway

Shortly after the Jamaican great won a fourth 200-meter title, the Olympic champion was down on his back

Dirtbike Rider Takes Gymkhana To Winter Olympics Level - You don't really need snow for the winter Olympics. You just need a big set of..... [...]

Cricket's Olympic dilemma

18 hours agoLifestyle / Travel : Gulliver

NEXT year in Rio de Janeiro, 28 sports will feature in the Olympic Games. Alongside traditional Olympic sports such as athletics, rugby sevens will make its debut, while golf will appear for the first time since 1904. Yet while the number...Show More Summary

Usain Bolt starts jogging before the finish line, still destroys everyone in the 200 meters

Usain Bolt won the 200 meters at the 2015 World Championships in dominant fashion, ascending back to the top of the sport 12 months before the Rio Olympics. Bolt's time of 19.55 seconds is the fastest time of 2015, his fastest time since the 2012 Olympics, and his fifth-fastest time ever. Show More Summary

West Ham’s Vice-Chairman Karren Brady gives a tour of new stadium (Video)

West Ham United are due to move in to the Olympic Stadium next summer, leaving Upton Park after 112 years at the Boleyn Ground. West Ham’s official YouTube channel today posted a video featuring Vice-Chairman Karren Brady, in which she gives a detailed tour of the Hammers news stadium. Show More Summary

10 Ways the 2016 Olympics Won’t Resemble 2014

Marketers' Road to the 2016 Olympics from MRY An abridged version of this post was originally published in VentureBeat as "7 New Ways Brands Will Get Attention at the 2016 Olympics," and this version has been published on LinkedIn as well. Show More Summary

An Olympic effort to cover the 101 Freeway with a park?

The LA24 bid book released Tuesday raised many questions about Los Angeles' proposal to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. Where will the money come from to get the city ready for the Games? Is the projected revenue realistic? Will taxpayers get stuck holding a big bill at the end?

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