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Going for the Gold: Medalist Finds Life After the Olympics

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It all started on the snow for three-time Olympian Shannon Bahrke. After retiring from sports, she needed something. She found not one, but two new business ventures.

South Korean President Sees Olympics as Chance for 'Inter-Korean Peace'

South Korean President Moon Jae-in South Korean President Moon Jae-in
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(CNN) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in hopes his "audacious plan" for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang can help unite North and South Korea. Tensions in the region have been heightened after US President Donald Trump's fierce warning to rain "fire and fury" on North Korea if it kept up its threats against the US and its allies, while North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has sent two ballistic missiles over Japan, demonstrating increased range, and set off hi...

Paris and Los Angeles Confirmed as Hosts of 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, IOC President Thomas Bach and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti react after the confirmation of the tripartite agreement which awards Paris and LA with the Olympic Games of 2024 and 2028. Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, IOC President Thomas Bach and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti react after the confirmation of the tripartite agreement which awards Paris and LA with the Olympic Games of 2024 and 2028.
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After three failed attempts and 12 years after the demoralizing and disheartening loss to the London bid in 2005, Paris has finally been awarded the Olympic Games it has craved.

Report: Los Angeles to Get 2028 Olympics

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Los Angeles has reached an agreement that will bring the 2028 Summer Olympics to Southern California, according to a report from the Los Angeles Times.

Ryan Lochte Cleared of Charges in Rio

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U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte has been cleared of criminal charges after an incident at a gas station at the Rio Olympics last summer, USA Today and TMZ.com reported Friday. Lochte had been charged with falsely communicating a crime to authorities after a TV interview in which he said he and three other U.S. swimmers had been stopped and robbed and gunpoint as their cab tried to pull away from the service station. They had stopped to use the gas station’s restroom, USA Today said. ...

USA Gymnastics Agrees to Changes Amid Sex Abuse Scandal

More than 50 complaints have surfaced against former team doctor Larry Nassar, who now faces charges of sexual assault and possession of child pornography. More than 50 complaints have surfaced against former team doctor Larry Nassar, who now faces charges of sexual assault and possession of child pornography.
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(CNN) - Marred by a sex abuse scandal involving dozens of accusers, USA Gymnastics says it's adopting reforms to better prevent and respond to any future cases of abuse. Now, all members must report any suspected sexual misconduct to legal authorities and the US Center for SafeSport, which works to eliminate abuse in amateur and professional sports. And any adult who has been kicked out of a club will be tracked in a database to make sure he or she doesn't endanger athletes in other...

South Korean Official: Too Late to Host 2018 Olympics With North Korea

The Olympic rings outside the Gangneung Hockey Centre in Gangneung, South Korea. The Olympic rings outside the Gangneung Hockey Centre in Gangneung, South Korea.
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SEOUL (CNN) - A South Korean governor says he wants participation with North Korea in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, but there's simply not enough time to consider co-hosting the event. Choi Moon-soon, governor of Gangwon province, which will host the Pyeongchang Winter Games, told CNN that while hosting events in North Korea would be impossible, he will be meeting with a North Korean official next week. "We don't have enough time to organize between the two Korean teams...

Intel Drones, Virtual Reality Headed to 2018 Olympics

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The next Olympic Games will be a spectacle of modern technology. 

McDonald's and the Olympics Are Parting Ways

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NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - McDonald's will no longer be a sponsor of the Olympics. The fast food chain is ending its decades-long affiliation with the Games, cutting short a deal that was supposed to run at least through 2020. McDonald's has worked with the Olympics since 1968, when it delivered hamburgers to athletes competing in the Winter Games in Grenoble, France. It became an official sponsor of the U.S. Olympic Committee in 1976 and has been linked to the Games ever since -- stamp...

3-on-3 Basketball Added to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

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The International Olympic Committee added 3-on-3 basketball, BMX Freestyle cycling and more mixed-gender events for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic program on Friday. 

3-on-3 Basketball, Mixed-Gender Relays Added to 2020 Tokyo Olympics

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On Friday, the IOC executive board announced new events will be added to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

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