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Lindsey Vonn and Hilary Knight headline ‘Games of Thrones,’ Winter Olympics promotion

By Pat Ralph Jul 17, 2017

With the new “Game of Thrones” season underway, many of the athletes who will be participating in the upcoming 2018…

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Simone Biles and Nancy Kerrigan to compete in ‘Dancing with the Stars’

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Mar 1, 2017

Four-time Olympic gymnastics champion Simone Biles and two-time Olympic figure skater Nancy Kerrigan are set to complete in the 24th season…

Budapest withdraws from the Olympic bid for 2024 and will not host the Games

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Feb 22, 2017

The Associated Press confirmed on Wednesday that Budapest is withdrawing from the bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games. Fidesz, Hungary's…

Russian officials deny admitting to existence of state doping program

By Adele Jackson-Gibson Dec 28, 2016

On Tuesday, Russian officials admitted for the first time that the state carried out doping operations between 2011 and 2015. Anna Antseliovich, the director…

Wishes granted at the Rio Olympics

By Rachel Egan Sep 11, 2016

“I wish...” For most, the word “wish” is just merely a dream or a fantasy. Something you desire to do,…

Olympic Athlete of the Day: Lilly King

By Celia Balf Aug 8, 2016

Nineteen-year-old American Lilly King took home gold Monday night in a highly anticipated 100-meter breaststroke race. King defeated Yulia Efimova…