| Mar 24, 2015
| 7:44 AM
IOC evaluators began a five-day inspection tour of Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics on Tuesday as Chinese organizers fired back at critics of the government's human rights record.
The International Olympic Committee inspection is a key test...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 4:31 AM
The hundreds of grumpy commuters crammed into South Station vented to one another as they waited to see whether their trains would be canceled or delayed. The snowiest winter on record had already exposed deep gaps in this city's infrastructure and soured...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 12:44 PM
The world's biggest automaker is driving onto the world's biggest sports stage.
Toyota Motor Corp. signed on as a global Olympic sponsor Friday in a landmark deal reportedly worth nearly $1 billion, becoming the first car company to join the IOC's top-...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 6:33 AM
The International Olympic Committee does not necessarily condone the political or legal systems in countries that it selects to host the games, IOC President Thomas Bach said.
Bach's statement, delivered at a sports conference in Denmark, comes a few...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 2:28 PM
Deedee Corradini, the only female mayor in the history of Salt Lake City who helped bring the Winter Olympics to Utah, has died. She was 70.
Corradini died Sunday at her home in Park City from the effects of lung cancer, according to a Women's Ski...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 10:16 AM
For all but two weeks of the last two seasons, Brittany Bowe has been a consistent medalist on the world speedskating circuit.
The performance gap came at the 2014 Winter Olympics, the worst time possible for a U.S. athlete in a sport her country...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 9:35 PM
Truth is, you always worried a little about Shaun White. When did he do his schoolwork, or his chores? I mean, how many storied adolescents have we seen turn into dysfunctional adults? Besides me, of course.
Turns out little Shauny grew up just fine....
| Feb 14, 2015
| 3:19 PM
She's still a teenager, but that hasn't stopped American skier Mikaela Shiffrin from continuing to dominate on the slopes.
Shiffrin, 19, successfully defended her slalom title Saturday in Beaver Creek, Colo., finishing her two runs in a combined time of...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 3:28 PM
If anybody's skiing in Madison, it's probably on water in the summer and not on snow in the winter. The Chamber of Commerce's motto is not "Ski. Shop. Stay," but "Sea. Shop. Stay."
So when Mac Bohonnon and Kiley McKinnon, the No. 2 and No. 1-ranked...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:42 AM
You can look at this as one year too late or better late than never.
A year after the U.S. debacle in Olympic long track speedskating – its first Winter Games since 1984 without a medal in the sport – 2014 Olympic team members Brittany...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 6:49 PM
The ski jump sits shrouded in mist, its coat of snow undisturbed by any athletes hurtling down the ramp to take off into the air.
A year ago, the jump bustled with activity at the Sochi Olympics as the world's best ski jumpers — including women,...