Tracy Evans uses sports to help promote personal growth in countries that have been ravaged by genocide..
Brazil just pulled off the World Cup. Next up is Rio de Janeiro's 2016 Olympics, which poses an even bigger challenge. Read more »
Derrick Rose and four returnees from the 2012 Olympic men's basketball champions are among the 19 players selected for this summer's U.S. national team roster. Read more »
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Center of Excellence was outfitted with 126 solar panels, which are expected to save the association about 8,000 per year — money which it plans on... Read more »
Left with little choice after the withdrawal of three contenders, the International Olympic Committee retained the three remaining cities Monday in the troubled race for the 2022 Winter Games. Read more »
Olympic leaders meet Monday to decide which cities make the cut in the race for the 2022 Winter Olympics. It should be an easy choice. Read more »
A group of protesters marched around Tokyo's National Stadium on Saturday, demonstrating against plans to destroy the 56-year-old facility and replace it with a colossal, futuristic structure for... Read more »
The Ukrainian city of Lviv withdrew its bid for the 2022 Winter Games on Monday, becoming the third contender to drop out of the race for an Olympics that no one seems to want. Read more »
Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington are the cities still in the running for a possible U.S. bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics. Read more »
Six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Amy Van Dyken severed her spinal cord in an all-terrain vehicle accident over the weekend, and she told emergency workers she could not move her toes or feel... Read more »
Six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Amy Van Dyken severed her spine in an all-terrain vehicle accident over the weekend, and told emergency workers she could not move her toes or feel anything... Read more »
Former Olympic wrestling champion Rulon Gardner is starting fresh after a decade of experiencing great fame and tough fortune. Read more »
With the race for the 2022 Winter Games growing increasingly unstable, could Salt Lake City be asked to host the Olympics for a second time in 20 years? Read more »
The BYU student's absence was the most notable development on the fall 2014 national team roster that was unveiled Tuesday. Read more »
Westminster College held a celebration in honor of the school’s Olympians. The school had 23 students compete in the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi — 10 percent of Team USA. Read more »
The IOC said Friday there is "not a shred of truth" to a British newspaper report that London has been approached about replacing Rio de Janeiro as host of the 2016 Olympics. Read more »
NBC secured the U.S. broadcast rights to the Olympics through 2032 on Wednesday in a record six-games agreement worth $7.75 billion, a surprise deal that shuts out rival American networks and... Read more »
Next up for Michael Phelps' comeback: Two events that produced Olympic gold. Read more »
In an unusually blunt public warning, a vice president of the International Olympic Committee on Tuesday called the delayed preparations for the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro "the worst I have... Read more »
Addressing the Utah Technology Council Tuesday at their annual meeting at Little America Hotel in Salt Lake City, Noelle PIkus-Pace described how she worked for and achieved her life's dream of... Read more »
Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Read more »
Maybe Shaun White was right all along. Read more »
Governor's Third Annual State of Sport Awards on April 22, 2014, seek to honor Utah's best athletes, moments Also honored will be 2014 Olympians, Paralympians and local golf pros Johnny Miller and... Read more »
Remember when U.S. skier Mikaela Shiffrin talked about dreaming of winning five gold medals at the 2018 Olympics? She'd like to take that back. Sort of. Read more »
For Henry Marsh, boycotted out of the Russian Olympics in 1980, watching Utahns dominate the Sochi Olympics was the next best thing. Read more »
'Deseret News National Edition' looks at mental illness, the new 'Cosmos' TV show, sketch comedy and the Paralympics
This latest episode of the Deseret News National Edition looks into mental illness, the new "Cosmos" and a variety of other topics. Read more »
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