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  1. Olympic Sports

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    Complete coverage of the Olympic Summer and Winter Games and all Olympic sports.

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  2. USOC considers four cities for possible bid to host 2024 Olympic ...

    An American bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics would come from Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco or Washington if the U.S. Olympic Committee decides to put a city in the running.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2014
  3. Tokyo's National Stadium hosts final sports event before making w...

    Tokyo's National Stadium, the centerpiece of the 1964 Summer Olympics, hosted its final sporting event on Sunday before it is demolished to make way for a new 80,000-seat structure that will be the main venue of the 2020 Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | May 25, 2014
  4. Will Michael Phelps' return hurt younger swimmers' Olympic hopes?...

    Jim Caple

    Michael Phelps' return to swimming will obviously help bring more attention back to the sport, but will it block the path for younger swimmers like Michael Andrew who are trying to make a name for themselves and reach the 2016 Olympics?

    Story | Conversation | May 15, 2014
  5. Olympic swimmer Katie Ledecky to attend Stanford

    Olympic champion swimmer Katie Ledecky plans to swim for Stanford after she graduates from high school next year.

    Story | Conversation | May 15, 2014
  6. IOC vice president John Coates says Rio Olympic preparations are ...

    International Olympic Committee vice president John Coates has slammed Rio's preparations for the 2016 Olympics, saying they are "the worst I have experienced."

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2014
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  8. Why swimming needs the Michael Phelps-Ryan Lochte rivalry

    Jim Caple

    Michael Phelps did not win his first final race since coming out of retirement, but he did remind fans of something else -- just how much the sport needs and enjoys his rivalry with Ryan Lochte.

    Story | Conversation | April 24, 2014
  9. Phelps on first race back: 'It was strange'

    Jim Caple

    MESA, Ariz. -- Michael Phelps couldn't wait to get back in the pool and compete again. After his 18-month retirement from competitive swimming, Phelps worked his way past a multitude of cameras to the starting area Thursday. Then he stepped up on ...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  10. Michael Phelps' comeback bid will not tarnish what he has already...

    Jim Caple

    No matter how far Michael Phelps takes his comeback bid, there is one thing that will not happen. Whether he gets the chance to win more medals or not, his career accomplishments will never be diminished.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2014
  11. What to Expect From Michael Phelps If He Swims in Rio de Janeiro

    Michael Phelps, the , announced this week that he was . Phelps had retired following a at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Phelps and his coach, Bob Bowman, whether he's gearing up for another run at the Olympics, but it's ha...

    Blog | April 18, 2014
  12. Is Michael Phelps' return to competitive swimming a good thing?

    Jim Caple

    Retirement can be a fickle thing for athletes, especially when that athlete is as accomplished as Michael Phelps. But is his return a good thing for the sport of swimming?

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2014
  13. Golf official worried by course construction delays in Rio de Jan...

    Construction on the golf course for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro remains way behind schedule, putting in jeopardy a planned test tournament next year, according to the head of the International Golf 'Federation.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2014
  14. Rio mayor acknowledges venues behind schedule

    With IOC officials in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday to monitor progress on the 2016 Olympics, the city's Mayor Eduardo Paes acknowledged that work on a large cluster of venues is far behind schedule.

    Story | Conversation | March 19, 2014
  15. In Elite Company

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    Lauryn Williams made history on Wednesday, becoming the fifth person to win medals at both the Winter and Summer Olympics after earning a silver medal in the bobsled with teammate Elana Meyers. With a 4x100 gold medal from the 2012 London Games, Will...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  16. Judging Jewell

    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....

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  17. IOC's Thomas Bach points to Italy, U.S. bids for 2024

    New IOC president Thomas Bach is pleased with the Italian government's support for a 2024 Summer Olympics bid and said it's "time for the United States to present a strong bid."

    Story | Conversation | November 23, 2013
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  19. South Africa eyes 2024, 2028 Olympic bid

    South Africa is eyeing the 2024 or 2028 Summer Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | November 15, 2013