When the U.S. bobsled and luge teams start their competitive seasons this weekend, no one will be clinching any spots for the Sochi Olympics.
The U.S. Olympic Committee board revised its non-discrimination policy to include sexual orientation, a nod to its disapproval of the Russian anti-gay law recently passed by the Olympic host country.
Hines Ward spent 14 years in the NFL, catching 1,000 passes and earning a reputation as one of the most physical wide receivers in NFL history.
The Olympic flame for the 2014 Sochi Winter Games was lit Sunday in Greece and will soon begin a journey that will culminate Feb. 7 with the opening ceremony in the Russian city.
Lance Armstrong has returned the bronze medal he won in the individual time trial at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
Germany's Thomas Bach has been elected as the next president of the International Olympic Committee.
Wrestling will remain in the Olympics after a vote on Sunday to include the sport as part of the program for the 2020 and 2024 Games.
Tokyo will host the 2020 Summer Olympics after beating out two other cities, the IOC announced Saturday.
Madrid was eliminated as a potential host of the 2020 Olympics in the first round of voting by the International Olympic Committee.
USA Basketball has announced a Friday afternoon press conference at Gampel Pavilion in Connecticut, at which time it is expected that UConn's Geno Auriemma will be named head coach of the women's national team for 2013-16.
After the first few days of free agency come and go there is precious little news to keep hockey fanatics going until training camps begin in September.
Gwen Jorgensen won her third ITU World Triathlon Series title of the season, finishing nearly 50 seconds ahead of the field in Stockholm. With the win, she reclaimed the lead in the series standings.
United States skater Simon Cho, a short track medalist in Vancouver in 2010, received a ban for two years by the International Skating Union for tampering with the skates of Canadian rival Olivier Jean.
South African Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius was indicted Monday on a murder charge and will stand trial, starting March 3, 2014.
Jamaica won both the men and women's 4x100- meter relays Sunday to close out the 2013 World Track & Field Championships.
- 467 George Zimmerman found not guilty in death of Trayvon Martin
- 452 Tacoma rally promotes discussion following George Zimmerman verdict
- 394 For Zimmerman, ‘not guilty’ does not equal innocence
- 3 Seattle mayor’s tunnel antics put highways at risk
- 1 NSA revelations reframe digital life for some