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
One-billion-dollar Los Angeles Olympic village construction estimates might stand in the way of the city’s 2024 Summer Olympics bid.
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.
Mendoza, a gold medal-winning Olympic softball player, will fill in Sunday for Schilling, who was pulled after a controversial Twitter post.
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...
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 […]
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 »
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Olympic gold medal-winning sprinter Darren Campbell with his Premier League predictions.
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.
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....
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
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
The British men's handball team are set to compete at the London Copper Box for the first time since the 2012 Olympics.
Shortly after the Jamaican great won a fourth 200-meter title, the Olympic champion was down on his back
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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 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 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
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
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?