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Krakow's deputy mayor to lead Winter Games bid

April 17, 2014

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Krakow's deputy mayor is the new leader of the Polish city's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics. more »»

Ukraine 2022 Olympic bid on hold but still alive

April 17, 2014

LONDON (AP) — With the crisis in Ukraine escalating by the day, the prospect of the Winter Olympics going to the former Soviet republic seems hard to imagine. more »»

Gay rights group sends petition to IOC

April 16, 2014

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — More than 100,000 members of an international gay rights group have sent messages to the IOC urging changes to ensure that future Olympic host countries do not have... more »»

Doping ban reversed for Olympic champion Lee

April 15, 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The Badminton World Federation has reversed a one-year ban handed to Olympic gold medalist Lee Yon-dae for missing doping tests. more »»

Krakow bid to meet after resignation of '22 chief

April 14, 2014

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish organizers of Krakow's candidacy for the 2022 Winter Olympics will meet Thursday to decide on their next steps following the resignation of the bid leader. more »»

Poland hopes to host 2022 Games despite setback

April 13, 2014

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Prime Minister Donald Tusk says Poland still has a chance to host the 2022 Winter Games despite the resignation of the bid committee president. more »»

IOC official: Slopestyle injuries 'unacceptable'

April 12, 2014

MONACO (AP) — Maybe Shaun White was right all along. more »»

IOC official: Slopestyle injuries "unacceptable"

April 12, 2014

MONACO (AP) — Maybe Shaun White was right all along. more »»

2008 Olympic pole vault champion Hooker retires

April 11, 2014

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Former Olympic pole vault champion Steve Hooker of Australia has announced he is retiring from the sport, saying he is still physically fit but doesn't have the mental... more »»

IOC warns Pakistan of possible suspension

April 10, 2014

BELEK, Turkey (AP) — The IOC says Pakistan's Olympic committee will be suspended in July unless it complies with rules banning government interferenc. more »»

IOC formally disqualifies 2 Sochi athletes

April 9, 2014

BELEK, Turkey (AP) — The IOC has formally disqualified an Austrian cross-country skier and Polish bobsledder who failed doping tests during the Sochi Olympics six weeks ago. more »»

Russia: Intelligence help prevented Sochi attacks

April 9, 2014

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's security service chief says intelligence agencies in Russia and other countries helped to prevent terrorist attacks on the Winter Games in Sochi. more »»

Ski chief Kasper voted head of winter sports body

April 8, 2014

BELEK, Turkey (AP) — International ski federation chief Gian-Franco Kasper has been elected head of the association of Olympic winter sports bodies. more »»

After Sochi, IOC turns attention to delays in Rio

April 7, 2014

With the Sochi Olympics behind them, IOC leaders are gathering in Turkey this week amid growing alarm over Brazil's troubled preparations for the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro. more »»

Visually-impaired judo to feature at Euro Games

April 4, 2014

Visually-impaired judo will be included on the program for the inaugural European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan, next year. more »»

Canada's Pound assigned Olympic broadcast role

April 4, 2014

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Senior Canadian IOC member Dick Pound has been given a key role in Olympic broadcasting. more »»

IOC commission surveys Tokyo 2020 Olympic plans

April 4, 2014

TOKYO (AP) — The International Olympic Committee's coordination commission concluded its first working-level talks with organizers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Friday. more »»

Shiffrin laughs about saying she dreams of 5 golds

April 3, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Remember when U.S. skier Mikaela Shiffrin talked about dreaming of winning five gold medals at the 2018 Olympics? She'd like to take that back. Sort of. more »»

Krakow to vote May 25 on bid for 2022 Winter Games

April 3, 2014

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Residents of Krakow will vote in a referendum on May 25 on whether they support the Polish city's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics. more »»

Judo shoots down Winter Olympics suggestion

April 2, 2014

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The head of judo's world governing body has fired back at international cycling's new chief for suggesting the martial art could be moved to the Winter Olympics. more »»

Reno parade will honor Olympic champ David Wise

April 2, 2014

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The city of Reno has announced plans for a parade later this month to honor Olympic skiing champion David Wise. more »»

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