Perhaps it's the fresh-baked cookie that's offered to guests as they check into the Mirror Lake Inn, the village's crown jewel of lodging. Or perhaps it's how just about every quaint store and... Read more »
The year 2014 seemed to have more than its share of serious and sad stories, but there was plenty to celebrate and admire. The DeseretNews.com sports team selected 14 athletes that reminded us that... Read more »
Italian Premier Matteo Renzi announced Monday that Rome will propose a cost-conscious bid to host the 2024 Olympics that will take advantage of IOC President Thomas Bach's newly approved reforms... Read more »
Italy announced Monday that Rome will be a candidate to host the 2024 Olympics, a decision that comes two years after the government scrapped plans to bid for the 2020 Games because of financial... Read more »
Athletes from Kosovo will be able to compete at the 2016 Summer Games after being granted full recognition on Tuesday by the International Olympic Committee. Read more »
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. — Park City’s Ted Ligety caught up to his boyhood idol on a day when no one could come close to catching up to him, even with a broken wrist. The American used a... Read more »
Vonn punctuated her piercing scream after crossing the finish line by yelling "Yes!!!" Read more »
The IOC will allow South Korean and Japanese Olympic organizers to make changes to their venue plans for the 2018 and 2020 Games if the moves result in cutting costs and avoiding white elephants. Read more »
The IOC set the timeline Saturday for bidding for the 2024 Summer Olympics, a race that could include contenders from the United States, Germany, Italy, France and other countries. Read more »
ety was looking to add more hardware to his collection this season. Just not this kind of hardware. Read more »
This tech-booming city, home to Twitter and other innovative startups, is experiencing its greatest growth since the California Gold Rush more than 150 years ago. Read more »
Glamour, celebrities, perfect weather. A revitalized and growing downtown. Iconic venues and political support. With these virtues, Los Angeles looks like an ideal fit to host the 2024 Olympics. Read more »
Place your hands together in just the right way, with thumbs overlapping and the other fingers pointing to the sky, and you've created the symbol for 2024 Olympics in the nation's capital. Read more »
The most decorated American in Winter Olympic History, Apolo Ohno, will host the first-ever invitational featuring short-track speedskaters from China, Canada, Netherlands and the U.S. competing in... Read more »
The Pennsylvania native, who now resides in Utah, nabbed two medals Sunday with a little help and a lot of effort as this weekend's World Cup races concluded. Read more »
There are a lot of new things in place for the U.S. short track speedskating team, which is competing in a World Cup event in Kearns this weekend. Read more »
The Kazakhstan city of Almaty presented itself Friday as the compact and affordable alternative to favorite Beijing in the bidding for the 2022 Winter Olympics. The Chinese capital proposed dates... Read more »
Declaring "the time for change is now," IOC President Thomas Bach urged the world's national Olympic committees on Friday to support his reform program for shaping the future of the games. Read more »
Crowd funding could be used to finance a potential Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics. Read more »
While best known for powerful performances on the ice, the Utah Olympic Oval in Kearns marked the use of a new power source on Thursday. Read more »
It has been quite a year for Gracie Gold. She won her first U.S. championship, collected a team bronze medal at the Sochi Olympics and even got to bake cookies with Taylor Swift. Her performance at... Read more »
Rio needs 70,000 unpaid volunteers for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics, and Brazilian Olympic medalist Ricardo Prado is making a pitch with a deadline for signups just three weeks away. Read more »
Rejected time and again for the 2022 Winter Olympics, the IOC will soon be seeking suitors for the 2024 Summer Olympics. Read more »
If you struggle with parts of your golf game, yet your passion keeps you coming back, you haven't seen anything yet until you witness athletes overcome disabilities and play the game at a high... Read more »
The decision to put down grass on the contested 2016 Olympic golf course amid continued legal wrangling could prove to be a costly mistake, a Rio de Janeiro public prosecutor warned on Wednesday. Read more »
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