Alibaba backs Olympics through 2028
The e-commerce firm will help sell merchandise, organize the Games and run a Chinese internet TV channel.
1 hour ago - CNN Money
Sports digest: Budweiser pulls out of U.S. Olympic soccer sponsorship
Budweiser pulls out of U.S. soccer sponsorship
8 hours ago - Saint Louis Today
Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn lobbies for a new challenge: Skiing against men at Lake Louise
CALGARY - Lindsey Vonn is one of those rare Olympic athletes with a reach that extends far beyond the sports pages or nightly highlight packages. The 32-year-old American...
13 hours ago - National Post
This Bud's for Who? No Team USA renewal for Budweiser
The U.S. Olympic team is in search of a new beer sponsor, after the makers of Budweiser decided not to renew a deal that had been in place since 1984....
14 hours ago - Miami Herald
Budweiser bows out of Team USA sponsorship
Budweiser has decided not to end its partnership with the U.S. Olympic team after 32 years. The decision comes after disappointing viewership of the last games.
14 hours ago - CNN Money
Olympic runners 'truly blessed' to be alive after potential career-ending scooter crash
James Ellington and Nigel Levine are thankful to be alive after the scary incident in Spain.
14 hours ago - The Washington Post
B/R Weekly Rushdown: Nintendo Switch Launch Date and Price, ESL Goes Exclusive
The esports world is changing quickly right now, and that's the big theme for this week's installment of the Rushdown. A new console was finally detailed, a bold new tournament...
16 hours ago - Bleacher Report
LA 2024 releases renderings for 3 new Olympic venues
The Los Angeles City Council approved an agreement Wednesday with the L.A. 2024 Committee soon after releasing renderings of three venues for the Summer Olympic Games.
17 hours ago - ABC
Canadian Olympic Committee takes another step in targeted pursuit of medals with analytics partnership
TORONTO - In a ballroom of a chichi Toronto hotel on Wednesday morning, two executives with SAS Canada stood on a tastefully-lit stage and roused company troops with a...
18 hours ago - National Post
Denied Rio medal, Irish fighter debuts on St. Patrick's Day
NEW YORK - Michael Conlan wasn't going to take it quietly when judges at the Rio Olympics gave his Russian opponent a controversial decision win. His pro debut on St. Patrick's...
18 hours ago - The Seattle Times
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Ex-president, first lady still hospitalized in Houston
Former President George H.W. Bush is in stable condition, and his wife, former first lady Barbara Bush has bronchitis, his spokesman said Wednesday.
Australian Open stunner: 6-time defending champ Novak Djokovic loses to No...
Six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic has been upset in a shocking second-round loss to Uzbekistan wild card Denis Istomin.
Montreal Expos great Tim Raines resoundingly elected to Baseball Hall of...
Tim Raines is headed to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y. The reaction from Montreal baseball fans will be: What took so long? The Class of 2017 - voted on by...
At least 30 missing after avalanche buries hotel in Italy
MILAN - An avalanche buried a mountain hotel in an earthquake-hit region of central Italy, leaving at least 30 people missing, authorities said Thursday. The civil protection...
‘Help, we're dying of cold': 30 missing after avalanche in Italy buries...
Rescue workers were met with an eerie silence Thursday when they reached a four-star spa hotel struck by an avalanche in a mountainous earthquake-stricken region of central...
The Latest: George W. Bush to be in DC despite dad's health
HOUSTON - The Latest on the hospitalization of former President George H.W. Bush : 3:20 p.m. Former President George W. Bush still plans to attend President-elect Donald...
AP Source: Trump picks former Ga. Gov. Perdue to lead USDA
WASHINGTON - President-elect Donald Trump intends to nominate former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to serve as agriculture secretary, according to a person familiar with the...
Study starts on human behavior - on Mars
A group of NASA-funded researchers are poised to enter an isolated geodesic dome on a remote Hawaii volcano to study human behavior in long-term space exploration, including a...
SitRep: Empty Seats in Trump Pentagon, State; U.S. General Readies ISIS War...
NATO Back and Forth; Russia and Turkey Team Up; Chinese Drones Make a Big Leap; And Lots More
US stealth bombers strike Islamic State in Libya