Olympic Legend Michael Phelps Is Coming Out of Retirement
April 14th, 2014

Michael Phelps, the most decorated swimmer of all time, will come out of retirement next week, to compete for the first time since 2012′s London Olympic Games.

Rainbow Olympic Google Doodle Disses Russia’s Anti-Gay Laws
February 6th, 2014

Google has celebrated the launch of the Sochi Winter Olympics with a special Doodle featuring a rainbow flag that stands as a symbol of LGBT communities around the world.

Lindsey Vonn Crashed During Training in Colorado, Taken to Hospital for Injury Evaluation
November 19th, 2013

Lindsey Vonn, the reigning Olympic downhill champion, crashed during a training run Tuesday in Colorado.

Tokyo Wins Bid for 2020 Olympics, Edging Istanbul, Madrid
September 7th, 2013

Tokyo was selected as host of 2020 Summer Olympic Games.

London 2012: First Saudi Woman To Compete In Olympics Makes History
August 4th, 2012

Wojdan Shaherkani made history Friday morning as the first woman from Saudi Arabia to compete in an Olympic Games.

London 2012: Eight Badminton Players Disqualified for Throwing Matches
August 1st, 2012

Eight women badminton players were disqualified by the sport’s federation from the London Games competition after they tried to lose matches in a bid to secure a more favourable draw.

President Obama Booed For Not Kissing First Lady for Basketball ‘Kiss Cam’
July 17th, 2012

US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama share an embrace for the camera at a USA-Brazil friendly basketball game.