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 »
Marcel Hirscher clinched his third straight overall World Cup title on Saturday but couldn't prevent Ted Ligety from winning his fifth season-long giant slalom trophy. Read more »
Keith Gabel, a graduate of Ben Lomond High, won bronze in the U.S. men's sweep of snowboard cross. It's the first Paralympic sweep for any U.S. men's team in history. This is the first games for... Read more »
It was Josh Sweeney's goal in the second period that retained the Paralympic title for the U.S., ensuring it was "The Star-Spangled Banner" playing later in the near-7,000 capacity arena as the... Read more »
American Mikaela Shiffrin completed her exceptional slalom season with a fifth World Cup win on Saturday. Read more »
Ogden's Keith Gabel and Park City's Danelle Umstead (guided by her husband Rob) won bronze medals in their respective races Friday in Russia. Read more »
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