Beijing Winter Olympics end with drama, emotional outpours

BEIJING, China -- In the final days of the Winter Olympics, the world's best athletes are showing what they're made of, both physically and emotionally. The medal competition between countries is close, but Norway holds a hefty lead with 15…

Norway leads Olympics in medals, USA in close race for 3rd

BEIJING, China -- With the final day of the Winter Olympics coming in just one week, events are getting tense. We are seeing the world's best winter athletes battle in high-stakes competitions daily, resulting in some stunning outcomes. Countries continue…

WSU alum wins gold at Olympics

TOKYO -- Washington State University alum Lisa Roman rowed her way to a gold medal at the summer Olympics in Tokyo. Roman competed in the women's eight for the Canadian rowing team with their time being 5 minutes and 59.13…

Radiation hot spots found at 2020 Olympic torch relay venue

High-level radiation hot spots can be detected at a sports complex in Japan's northeastern Fukushima prefecture, where the 2020 Tokyo Olympics torch relay will kick off next year, according to a report by environmental group Greenpeace.

WADA recommends four-year ban of Russia

Russia's ability to host Euro 2020 football matches and its participation in the 2022 FIFA World Cup and the 2020 Olympics could be under threat after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) recommended a four-year ban for non-compliance in doping investigations.

Airbnb wants to replace hotels at the Olympics

Airbnb and the International Olympic Committee announced a new partnership Monday that will expand the availability of housing in host cities and could reel in the ballooning costs of hosting the sport spectacle.