• LA would support a US Winter Games, but it's complicated
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    LA would support a US Winter Games, but it's complicated

    About the idea of the U.S. hosting a Winter Olympics: Well, it's complicated. At a news conference Tuesday, LA 2028 chairman Casey Wasserman said his team would be supportive of a bid to bring the Winter Games to the United States. The U.S. Olympic Committee is holding a media summit with winter-sports

  • Reuters

    Olympics: JOC 'looking forward to Pyeongchang'

    Japan's Olympic committee (JOC) said on Tuesday it is looking forward to participating in next year's Pyeongchang Winter Games and that it is confident the event will be safe despite concerns over North Korea. With tensions on the Korean peninsula growing in the wake of a series of missile tests

  • Olympics: Bobsleigh: British women raise the cash to compete
    Reuters

    Olympics: Bobsleigh: British women raise the cash to compete

    Two British women bobsledders have kept alive their dream of competing at next year's Pyeongchang Olympics by raising the money they need after being told there was only enough funding for the men. Mica McNeill and team mate Mica Moore had appealed for 30,000 pounds ($40,425.00) to get to February

  • Olympic athletes have slim odds to make anthem statements
    The Associated Press

    Olympic athletes have slim odds to make anthem statements

    Should an American Olympian be at the center of attention for the playing of the ''The Star-Spangled Banner'' at the Pyeongchang Games next year, it would be for only one reason: He or she just won a gold medal. While NFL players have 16 or more chances to kneel, link arms or otherwise