Turkish security forces on Friday detained a Ukrainian plane passenger suspected of making a bomb threat in an attempt to hijack a flight to Sochi, Russia, where the Winter Olympics were opening under tight security.
On July 27, 1996, a terrorist's bomb exploded into a crowd at the Atlanta Summer Olympics. The toll would have been far higher if not for security guard Richard Jewell, who hours after his heroism was called a murderer....
Olympic organizers said Monday they were looking into a tabloid's report claiming that a worker had been able to sneak a fake bomb -- a plastic container with batteries, a phone and modeling clay -- into Olympic Park.
In the edition of his "Road Warrior" column for the Sports Travel section, Jim Caple offers five rules for the new security routine and tells you where you might be able to watch American football in Sydney.