...OlympicsRio golf course is still hot topicThe golf course for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro has been embroiled in legal wrangling since the day...times that much in Barra da Tijuca, the suburb at the center of the Olympics.

Gracewood parents brace for move out

...Senior said, pointing to a list of activities that run the gamut from an annual Christmas parade and fashion shows to Special Olympics, a miniature golf tournament, trips to the fair, summer camp, a fishing derby and harvest festival. SEE MORE PHOTOS Browse...

Golf roundup: Colin Montgomerie, Joe Durant share lead in Champions Tour event

...Biagiotti.If Italy's bid is chosen, the Simone course would also be slated as the golf venue in Rome's bid for the 2024 Olympics."CONI really believes in the validity of this bid," CONI president Giovanni Malago said, referring to the Ryder Cup candidacy...

Hamburg's Olympic bid is approved by country

...Hamburg's bid to host the 2024 Olympics was approved unanimously by members...Hamburg will likely bid for the 2028 Olympics if it misses out on the 2024 Games.Germany has not staged an Olympics since the 1972 Summer Games in Munich...

Boston group says voters should decide 2024 Olympic effort

BOSTON - The group behind Boston's bid to play host to the 2024 Summer Olympics said Tuesday that it wants the residents of Massachusetts to decide whether the effort to bring the games to the city should go...

IOC, Olympics targeted by environmental protest in Rio

...ecological destruction related to the 2016 Olympics.With little progress visible on Olympic...for sailing."We are not against the Olympics, but we are against the corruption around...Novaes said. "They are stealing with the Olympics as an excuse."Paes has been a strong...

Dodgers sign Cuban infielder Hector Olivera

...signing bonus, Genske said Tuesday.Olivera, said to be 29, was on the Cuban team that won the silver medal at the 2008 Olympics.Olivera's deal will cause a $4,173,333 increase in this year's luxury tax for the Dodgers, who pay at a 40 percent...

Olympic swimmer Missy Franklin turns pro after winning college title

...and encourage."After winning four golds at the 2012 London Olympics, Franklin left millions of dollars on the table and announced...summer's world championships in Russia and next year's Olympics."I love learning. If I just had swimming I might go insane...


...the day of the positive test and will expire March 2, 2016.Park, 25, won the 400-meter freestyle at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. He also took silver in the 200 free in Beijing and silvers in both events at the 2012 London Games. CyclingRoche backs Armstrong's...


...tournament," Nadal said. "I am confident I'm going to be ready." The group behind Boston's bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics said Tuesday that it wants the residents of Massachusetts to decide whether the effort to bring the games to the city should...