Olympics

A police officer stands near a metal detector frame at the Gornaya Karusel (Mountain Carousel) sports and holiday complex, that will be used at the 2014 Winter Olympics, in the Black Sea resort of Sochi on February 11, 2011. Russia is upping security after the suicide bombing at Moscow Domodedovo airport on January 24 that killed 36. AFP PHOTO / MIKHAIL MORDASOV

Russia Faces Security Challenges at Sochi Olympics

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Drones hovering overhead, robotic vehicles roaming Olympic venues to search for explosives, high-speed patrol boats sweeping the Black Sea coast – Russian officials say they will be using cutting-edge technology to […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/11/2013

IOC President Jacques Rogge makes a speech during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

IOC Declares 6-Man Race for Presidency

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — It’s officially a six-man race to succeed Jacques Rogge as International Olympic Committee president. The deadline closed Friday without any new candidates entering the campaign. The six who had already declared […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–06/07/2013

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Backyard Olympics: How To Have Your Own Field Day

Give your kids a summer day filled with friends, fitness and fun! Organizing a Backyard Olympics can be as simple or complex as you want to make it, so don’t be afraid to dive in and indulge your kids with a field day of their own!

06/03/2013

US coach Michael Krzyzewski attends his

Coach K Returning to US Men’s Team

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–05/22/2013

National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks with the media at a press conference announcing the start of the NHL season at the Westin Times Square on January 9, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Thriving Despite Short Season After Lockout

NEW YORK (AP) — Whatever damage was caused by the latest long NHL lockout, the league isn’t feeling the fallout as it gets set to start this year’s playoffs. With just a few days left […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–04/26/2013

View of a ceremony to welcome Olympic athletes at the Olympic Village on July 26, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

USOC: 10 Cities Interested in Hosting 2024 Games

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Olympic Committee is talking to 10 cities about a possible bid for the 2024 Summer Games, including a joint proposal from San Diego and Mexican neighbor Tijuana. Following failed […]

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–04/26/2013

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The Stories of 2 Brothers Suspected in Bombing

After hours when they were known only by grainy images of two men in baseball caps, a portrait gradually emerged Friday of the two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing.

04/19/2013

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St. Louis Olympian Alleges Past Sexual Assault

Nikki Ziegelmeyer won speed skating medals at Albertville and Lillihammer. She says she was manipulated by U.S. skating official Andy Gabel.

03/09/2013

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St. Louis Invited To Try for 2024 Olympics

St. Louis is among 35 invited last week by the United States Olympic Committee to bid for the 2024 summer games.

03/01/2013

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