Fabian Cancellara of Switzerland has won the 11th stage of the Spanish Vuelta in a time trial, while Vincenzo Nibali of Italy took the overall leader's jersey on Wednesday.
Sep 4 3:12 PM ET
South Korea has rejected Pyongyang's suggestion that a North Korean ski resort could be used for events at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Sep 4 9:43 AM ET
Twelve years after taking over an IOC recovering from its worst ethics scandal, Jacques Rogge is leaving with the Olympic body in much sturdier shape but facing serious challenges.
Sep 3 12:07 PM ET
The leader of Tokyo's bid for the 2020 Olympics has written to IOC members, trying to reassure them that the city is "completely unaffected" by the leak of radiation-contaminated water from the Fukushima nuclear plant.
Sep 2 12:27 PM ET
Jean-Christophe Rolland of France has been elected president of the International Rowing Federation.
Sep 2 9:13 AM ET
Japanese home run king Sadaharu Oh is going to bat for baseball and softball's bid to get back in the Olympics.
Sep 1 7:17 PM ET
The Florida Strait has stubbornly resisted Diana Nyad's repeated attempts to conquer it.
Aug 31 2:12 PM ET
IOC inspectors are sure to deliver a clear message to organizers of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics when they arrive for a two-day visit: end delays and speed up.
Aug 31 1:36 PM ET
Congressional staffers have met with representatives of the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Swimming to discuss ways to reduce the risk of sexual abuse in youth sports.
Aug 28 8:54 PM ET
Missy Franklin feels right at home as a Cal freshman.
Aug 28 7:53 PM ET
Former Olympic ski racer Tiger Shaw to take over as new CEO of U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association next spring
Aug 28 1:47 PM ET | By Devon O'Neil
Heading into the final days of the race to host the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo organizers say public support for the bid has risen to 92 percent.
Aug 28 3:56 AM ET
The anti-doping laboratory in the 2016 Olympics host city of Rio de Janeiro had its accreditation revoked Tuesday because of "repeated failures."
Aug 27 5:10 PM ET
Madrid's 2020 Olympic bid committee says it has appointed Los Angeles Lakers star Pau Gasol to act as one of its spokesmen.
Aug 27 3:35 PM ET
The inconveniences of the daily routine in the nation's capital will be a selling point as Washington, D.C., makes a push to host the 2024 Olympics.
Aug 27 1:12 PM ET
Before she headed to Moscow for worlds, track star Carmelita Jeter took time to reminiscence about her childhood days, playing hoops and goin' fishing.
Aug 27 12:32 PM ET | By Carmelita Jeter
Badminton isn't widely played or followed in the U.S., but for China native Bo Rong, the game is her calling and may be her ticket to Rio.
Aug 27 12:24 PM ET | By Kate Fagan
If top young sailor Erika Reineke makes a run at the Rio Olympics, she'll do it while also remaining a full-time student at Boston College.
Aug 27 12:23 PM ET | By Bonnie D. Ford
Olympic short track medalist Simon Cho received a two-year suspension from the International Skating Union on Sunday after admitting he tampered with the skates of a Canadian rival.
Aug 25 10:36 PM ET
Two sailing powerhouses that have spent the summer trading verbal jabs are finally set to meet in the ultimate grudge match -- the America's Cup.
Aug 25 6:35 PM ET
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree banning demonstrations and rallies for two and a half months in Sochi around the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Aug 23 1:26 PM ET
A leak of highly radioactive water at the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant will not affect Tokyo's bid to host the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo's governor said Friday.
Aug 23 9:40 AM ET
The Russian government assured the IOC on Thursday it will not discriminate against homosexuals during the Sochi Olympics, while defending the law against gay "propaganda" that has provoked an international backlash.
Aug 22 9:12 AM ET
Perfect conditions and a pair of completed races finally showed what most had long expected in the Louis Vuitton Cup finals: the Kiwis are dominating the competition.
Aug 21 8:15 PM ET
Gabby Douglas the Olympic all-around gymnastics champion left coach Liang Chow's gym in West Des Moines, Iowa, earlier this week to join her family in California after a recent move from Virginia Beach, Va.
Aug 21 7:04 PM ET