The Olympic flame was handed to organizers of the Sochi Winter Olympics in a ceremony at the site of the first modern summer games on Saturday.
Oct 5 3:18 PM ET
Olympic star Missy Franklin won the 100 backstroke and anchored California's winning 400 medley relay team in her first collegiate home meet Friday.
Oct 4 9:48 PM ET
Olympic champion Kohei Uchimura won a record fourth all-around world championship beating Japanese compatriot Ryohei Kato in a final that had a sense of inevitability from the start Thursday.
Oct 4 10:53 AM ET
The New York City Marathon's finish area will again fill with spectators, some carrying bags.
Oct 3 9:33 PM ET
Gretchen Bleiler was able to overcome a career-threatening injury and return to the halfpipe. Will she be able to return to the Olympics next?
Oct 3 2:57 PM ET | By Wayne Drehs
South African police say forensic experts working for Oscar Pistorius visited the house where he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and examined the toilet door through which the double-amputee Olympian fired the fatal shots.
Oct 3 9:34 AM ET
Some are teenagers. Others are veterans. But what the U.S. women's ski jumping team has in common is a strong connection to their hometown roots and families who passionately support their Olympic dreams.
Oct 2 10:11 PM ET | By Bonnie D. Ford
The U.S. women's hockey team knows how long it's been since it has won Olympic gold (1998, to be exact). But the players aren't defensive about it, just determined.
Oct 2 4:48 PM ET | By Bonnie D. Ford
Lindsey Vonn's surgically repaired knee feels so good she could return to racing at the end of this month, five weeks earlier than she originally expected.
Oct 2 4:21 PM ET
Lance Armstrong's Olympic medal is back with the IOC.
Oct 2 11:14 AM ET
Ski jumping world champion Sarah Hendrickson, grounded by a crash landing on a spectacular training jump in August, said she is confident she will be fit enough to jump by mid-January and hopes to make the Olympic team.
Oct 1 9:36 PM ET | By Bonnie D. Ford
Some athletes were direct. Others were nervous. But one thing was clear at the Olympic media summit this week: There are no easy answers on the Russian anti-gay law question.
Oct 1 8:13 PM ET | By Jim Caple
Bode Miller felt no need to measure his words when asked about Russia's anti-gay law.
Oct 1 2:06 PM ET
After competing against each other for a decade, Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross paired up in what could be a beach volleyball dream team to try to win gold at the Rio Olympics, if they can develop the right rapport.
Sep 30 1:47 PM ET | By Beverly Oden
Germany is moving forward with a possible Munich bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Sep 30 1:10 PM ET
The hottest item in Sochi next year? The U.S. Olympic Committee is hoping it will be blue mittens with the words "Go USA" embroidered on the palms.
Sep 30 1:07 PM ET
McKayla Maroney brings plenty of experience and fulfills a dream as she competes in the all-around at the world gymnastics championships, going up against U.S. champ Simone Biles and Olympic teammate Kyla Ross.
Sep 30 12:23 PM ET | By Blythe Lawrence
Using the sun's rays, the Olympic flame lighting for the Winter Games in Sochi went off without a hitch in southern Greece Sunday, ahead of its journey across Russia's nine time zones and even a trip to space before the Feb. 7-23 games.
Sep 29 2:54 PM ET
New IOC president Thomas Bach said Sunday he had received assurances from senior Russian officials and games organizers that an ongoing controversy over the country's treatment of gays will not affect athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Sep 29 12:43 PM ET
Alex Ovechkin said he is thrilled to kick off Russia's Olympic torch relay for the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi -- a mammoth effort covering the country's nine time zones that will include a trip to outer space.
Sep 28 6:20 PM ET
Matt Anderson had 15 points to help the United States beat Puerto Rico 25-13, 24-26, 25-20, 25-16 on Friday night to advance to the NORCECA continental volleyball championship.
Sep 28 12:11 AM ET
Reigning junior world champion Elena Radionova made a triumphant debut at the senior level Friday, winning the Nebelhorn Trophy in commanding fashion.
Sep 27 8:09 PM ET
Cuba announced Friday that island athletes will be allowed to sign contracts to compete in foreign leagues, a shift from decades of policy that held professional sports to be anathema to socialist ideals.
Sep 27 3:02 PM ET
Two-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Britta Steffen of Germany has announced her retirement.
Sep 27 9:18 AM ET
After more than a dozen years and three gold medals with Misty May-Treanor, Kerri Walsh Jennings will be trying for a fourth Olympic beach volleyball championship with a new partner.
Sep 26 9:47 PM ET