Triathletes shrug off water warnings, swim in Rio

6 hours ago

The Brazilian government's most recent data on water pollution in Rio de Janeiro show that water near where triathletes are preparing to compete this weekend is "unfit" for swimming. Read more ...

Beijing selected to host 2022 Winter Olympics

13 hours ago

Throughout more than 120 years of Olympic history, no city has hosted both the winter and summer games. Now, Beijing will be the first do it -- and in the span of just 14 years. Read more ...

Beijing will stage 2022 Olympics

14 hours ago

The Chinese capital Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games after an International Olympic Committee vote.

'China passionate about 2022 Olympics'

14 hours ago

Beijing 2022 Olympics ambassador Yao Ming -- who used to play for the Houston Rockets in the NBA -- as well as International Olympic Committee member Yang Yang and Beijing 2022 ambassador Li Nina -- who won two Grand Slams before retiring from tennis last