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...

Site of Winter Olympics has palm trees, mountain ranges

SOCHI, Russia - For visitors to the Winter Olympics, Sochi might feel like a landscape from a dream...desk.A swim in the Black Sea might make an unusual Winter Olympics memory. The beaches are stony and the water temperature...

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...

Who needs Sochi? South has its own winter games

The enjoyment of the Winter Olympics has been interrupted by winter.While athletes from around...faults), there is something totally cool about watching the Winter Olympics.Winter Games are simply beautiful to behold. From the ultra-cool...

Activist publishes file of corruption at Sochi Games

...conflicts of interest at the Sochi Winter Olympics.Russia has spent about $51...first American to compete in six Winter Olympics. Lodwick's teammate, Billy...be working for NBC during the Winter Olympics, although she won't be traveling...

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.

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.


...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...

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...