The president of the International Olympic Committee says he remains confident the Winter Games will go on as scheduled in South Korea despite growing tensions including North Korea's latest ballistic missile test.
Los Angeles' roller coaster campaign to host the Olympics for a third time – an effort marked by early defeat and last-second negotiations – reached a conclusion Wednesday when the city was formally awarded the 2028 Summer Games.
The World Anti-Doping Agency has agreed to dismiss all but one of the first 96 Russian doping cases forwarded its way from sports federations acting on information from a report detailing cheating in the country.
Three-time Olympic gold medal cyclist Kristin Armstrong was welcomed home by a crowd of about 100 people at the Boise Airport. She landed at about 1 p.m. Monday and met the supporters who were chanting “Armstrong” and “U.S.A.” Here are the excerpts the Idaho Statesman captured on Facebook Live.
Boise welcomes home gold medalist Kristin Armstrong
Armstrong returns to Idaho with third gold medal
Boise cyclist Kristin Armstrong takes fourth Olympics for a spin
2015 Twilight Criterium Bike Race winds through Downtown Boise