A Guy by any other name is just plain 'Gooey'

...problem's solution that might not be pretty, but works.(I had guessed it was a little-watched sport at the winter Olympics.)Kludge, by the way, rhymes with luge and not sludge, which is also a problem when looking up words no one...

Cho Yang-ho set to return as head of organizing committee for 2018 Games in Pyeongchang

...businessman who led Pyeongchang's successful bid for the Winter Olympics is set to return as head of the organizing committee...organizer, I will dedicate myself to ensure a successful Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, relying on my experience as the top...

Ukrainian city drops out of race for 2022 Games

...financial costs of the games. Many have been scared off by the $51 billion price tag associated with February's Winter Olympics in Sochi. Russia spent much of the record sum on long-term infrastructure projects for the entire region.Rio...

WWI was sparked in historic city of variety

...Jewish, Christian Orthodox and Roman Catholic religions. The city is fondly known for playing host to the 1984 Winter Olympics. And it is infamously remembered as a key battleground of the Bosnian War in the 1990s.Despite the dark chapters...


...against Oslo bidOne of the two Norwegian government parties has voted against supporting Oslo's bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics in a move which likely puts the city out of the race.The Progress Party said a majority of its members voted against...


...him 6-4, 6-1. OlympicsPoland officials will discuss bidPolish organizers of Krakow's candidacy for the 2022 Winter Olympics will meet Thursday to decide on their next steps following the resignation of the bid leader.The general assembly...

Slopestyle event's future debated after high number of injuries in Sochi Winter Olympics

Ski and snowboard slopestyle produced an "unacceptably high" number of injuries at the Sochi Winter Games and should be dropped from future editions if the disciplines don't become safer, says an International Olympic Committee official.

Trainer Dallas Stewart puts long shot in the money again at Kentucky Derby

...Churchill Downs, bringing his flair for fashion to the Derby.Weir, who made a fashion splash as a network host at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, joined dozens of athletes, musicians and actors getting the paparazzi treatment at the track's annual...

Poland hopes to play host to 2022 Winter Olympics despite setback

WARSAW, Poland - Poland still has a chance to play host to the 2022 Winter Games despite the resignation of the bid committee president, Prime Minister Donald Tusk said Sunday.

Lindsey Vonn won't rush return from knee injury

...exuberance when teenager Mikaela Shiffrin playfully announced she was dreaming of winning five gold medals at the next Winter Olympics.Vonn certainly appreciates such a lofty goal by Shiffrin, who captured the slalom title at the Sochi Games last...