Olympics

Olympics

Are the Rio Olympics safe from a terrorist attack?

Soldiers are on the streets in Rio de Janeiro, while the navy patrols Copacabana beach. But European attacks show that so-called lone wolves are tough to monitor and catch. And Brazil is new to the threat of terror.

Sports

US hoops golden partnership forged by 'lunch-bucket' guys

Nearly every time coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball boss Jerry Colangelo stage a reunion in their hometown, there's plenty of backslapping, a trophy gleaming in the background and the only thing they have to protect is their cocktails. This time around, it's about safeguarding the Olympic legacy the two built over more than a decade.

Videos

2015 Twilight Criterium Bike Race winds through Downtown Boise

Thousands of spectators watched professional and amateur cyclists compete in the Twilight Criterium bike race on the streets of Downtown Boise in 2015.
Joe Jaszewski jjaszewski@idahostatesman.com
2015 Twilight Criterium Bike Race winds through Downtown Boise 1:49

2015 Twilight Criterium Bike Race winds through Downtown Boise

Kristin Armstrong rides at 2015 Boise Twilight Criterium 2:04

Kristin Armstrong rides at 2015 Boise Twilight Criterium

Boise Olympic cyclist Kristin Armstrong rides at Twilight Criterium 2:04

Boise Olympic cyclist Kristin Armstrong rides at Twilight Criterium

Men's Slalom At Sun Valley 1:04

Men's Slalom At Sun Valley