Sunday, January 31, 2016
The IOC advised national Olympic committees on Friday to follow the World Health Organization's guidance on dealing with the Zika virus ahead of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, asserting its confidence that the games will be safe.
Saturday, January 30, 2016
A group of refugee athletes will march together in the opening ceremony of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in a symbol of hope for the world's migrants, IOC President Thomas Bach said Thursday.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
The former CEO of World Sailing says he was fired for pushing to get rid of polluted Guanabara Bay as the sailing venue of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Transgender athletes should be allowed to compete in the Olympics and other international events without undergoing sex reassignment surgery, according to new guidelines adopted by the IOC.
Friday, January 15, 2016
Outside, workers are sweating in the tropical heat as they rush to finish building Rio de Janeiro's Olympic venues.
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Findings reported by The Associated Press that track and field officials contemplated hiding the full extent of Russian doping before the 2012 London Olympics are "most concerning" and warrant further investigation, the World Anti-Doping Agency said Wednesday.
Sunday, January 10, 2016
Perhaps losing a set might have been a positive for the world No. 1 U.S. women's volleyball team.
Saturday, December 26, 2015
A shorter construction period was the deciding factor behind the selection of "Plan A" for the construction of a new National Stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.
Thursday, December 24, 2015
Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid, whose winning design for Japan's new national stadium was canceled over cost overruns, has lashed out at the new, slimmed down design.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
A Rio de Janeiro urban planner warns that next year's Olympics will widen the gap between the wealthy and the poor in this already socially stratified city.