olympics

FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2019, file photo, Christian Coleman, of the United States, poses after winning the men's 100 meter race during the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar.
(AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
AP News
June 17, 2020 - 2:54 pm
World's fastest man suspended for missing doping tests
Read More
Two men carry a coffin to the Melegnano cemetery's morgue, outskirts of Milan, Italy, Tuesday, March 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
(AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
AP News
March 24, 2020 - 9:18 am
By DAVID RISING and CIARÁN GILES Associated Press Eds: UPDATES: Updates with Olympics postponed. MADRID (AP) — The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday postponed this summer's Tokyo Games for a year as coronavirus deaths mounted around the world and U.S. lawmakers closed in on a nearly $2...
Read More
(AP Photo/Ryan Kang, File)
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 2:43 pm
By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Alberto Salazar was so excited about a performance-enhancing supplement he was trying out on his runners, he sent an email to none other than Lance Armstrong. "Lance, call me asap!" Salazar wrote to the world's most famous cyclist, who himself...
Read More
(AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)
December 29, 2018 - 10:39 am
By ERIC WILLEMSEN , Associated Press SEMMERING, Austria (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin became the most successful female slalom skier in the 52-year history of the World Cup by winning the last race of 2018 on Saturday. The American built on a big first-run lead to beat Petra Vlhova of Slovakia by 0.29...
Read More
(Ed Sloane/World Surf League via AP)
December 03, 2018 - 2:28 pm
By EDDIE PELLS , AP National Writer If Australia's Stephanie Gilmore captures the gold medal when surfing makes its Olympic debut two years from now, it might not be her most meaningful win. Gilmore, who is talked about as possibly the greatest athlete of all time in her sport, takes pride in being...
Read More
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
September 17, 2018 - 2:01 pm
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — It's early in a college basketball game and Team A, playing methodically and using up most of the 30-second shot clock, falls behind 10-6. Scattered around the bleachers, several fans staring at their smartphones celebrate silently: they have bet on Team B to be the first to...
Read More
Jeff Katz
February 23, 2018 - 3:48 pm
Hey buddy, got a light? Jeff Katz just started training to run and he's already carrying the Olympic torch!
Read More
John Reid
Richmond's Morning News with John Reid
February 23, 2018 - 7:31 am
$1,200.
Read More
Olympics
USA Today
February 09, 2018 - 3:05 pm
Keep up with Team USA here!
Read More
General overall view StubHub Center Stadium during a a press conference to announce the awarding of the 2028 Olympics and Paralympics Games to Los Angeles.
Kirby Lee - USA TODAY Sports
Kyle McCann
December 04, 2017 - 11:53 am
It's been 15 years since the Olympic Games were held on American soil, and now we know when they will return. The International Olympic Committee and the city of Los Angeles have announced that the games will be back in the summer of 2028. It'll be L.A.'s third time hosting the Summer Games, the...
Read More