• Hungary to withdraw Budapest's 2024 Olympic bid: government
    Reuters22 minutes ago

    Hungary to withdraw Budapest's 2024 Olympic bid: government

    By Marton Dunai BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's government announced on Wednesday it would withdraw Budapest's bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, citing a lack of political and national unity behind the application that it blamed on the opposition. Bidding alongside powerhouses Los Angeles

  • Ice dance champions Davis-White skipping 2018 Olympics
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    Ice dance champions Davis-White skipping 2018 Olympics

    Meryl Davis and Charlie White won't be defending their Olympic ice dance gold medal in South Korea. Not so, they say, noting that ice dance - once the ugly stepchild of U.S. figure skating but now a source of unmatched strength - has tremendous staying power.

  • Budapest to withdraw bid to host 2024 Summer Olympics
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    Budapest to withdraw bid to host 2024 Summer Olympics

    Budapest will withdraw its bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, leaving only Los Angeles and Paris in the race. Hungarian government spokesman Zoltan Kovacs confirmed the withdrawal to The Associated Press on Wednesday. The joint decision by Prime Minister Viktor Orban, Budapest Mayor Istvan Tarlos

  • American teen Bellis upsets Radwanska in Dubai
    The Associated Press2 hours ago

    American teen Bellis upsets Radwanska in Dubai

    American teen Catherine ''CiCi'' Bellis captured her first career Top 10 win on Wednesday when she upset sixth-ranked Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 in the third round at the Dubai Tennis Championships. ''It's definitely, obviously, the biggest win of my career, and probably