UNITED NATIONS (AP) — International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge said Friday he is “comforted” that Russia has agreed to respect the Olympic Charter’s ban on any kind of discrimination following its adoption of a […]
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — With the voting just over two months away, the bidding for the 2020 Olympics and the race for the IOC presidency are reaching a pivotal stage. Both campaigns come together this […]
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Facing a wave of criticism from around the world, IOC President Jacques Rogge will meet with the head of wrestling’s governing body to discuss ways the sport can fight to save […]
A diplomatic source familiar with the letter said Clinton urged the IOC to reverse its decision not to mark the 40th anniversary of the tragedy at Friday’s opening ceremony in London.
Ankie Spitzer and Ilana Romano are demanding that London organizers recognize their husbands’ deaths and honor them at Olympic Stadium 40 years after the slayings.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — As Olympic leaders gather for their first executive board meeting of 2012, there is one thorny issue that won’t be on the agenda for approval. The long-running revenue negotiations between international […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge said Wednesday night that there’s no ideal time for the United States to make another bid to host an Olympics. With international and U.S. Olympic […]