Olympics

Kelly Clark and Shaun White celebrate their place on the United States Olympic team for Snowboarding Slopestyle and Halfpipe at the 2014 Sprint U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix at Mammoth Mountain Resort on January 19, 2014 in Mammoth, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Shaun White Locks Up US Olympic Halfpipe Spot

Shaun White is ready to three-peat.

01/19/2014

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UC President Napolitano Ready To Lead US Olympic Delegation To Sochi

Janet Napolitano is ready for the Sochi Winter Olympics focus to turn from concerns about security and the threats of terrorism to all of the special athletes involved.

01/06/2014

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GoPro Previews Shaun White’s New Halfpipe Trick For Sochi Olympics: Frontside Double-Cork 1440

On a video posted to a sponsor’s YouTube site Thursday, White shows the world the trick he’s been working on for the upcoming Olympics. It’s a frontside double-cork 1440, which resembles his Double McTwist 1260 but adds another half revolution of twist inside the two head-over-heels flips.

12/26/2013

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Oscar De La Hoya, ‘Tito’ Trinidad To Enter Boxing’s Hall of Fame

“The Golden Boy” is golden again. Oscar De La Hoya, who won Olympic gold and became a champion in six weight divisions in winning 10 world titles, has been selected for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

12/04/2013

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Report: U.S. Olympic Committee To Visit LA, Other Potential 2024 Hosts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A U.S. Olympic Committee delegation is taking quick trips to more than a half-dozen cities that have expressed interest in hosting the 2024 Games — including Boston, Dallas, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, […]

11/15/2013

US' Ted Ligety competes during the second run of the men's giant slalom at the FIS Ski World Cup on October 27, 2013 in Soelden, Austria. American Ted Ligety became the first skier to win three successive races at Soelden on Sunday, clocking a time of 1min 59.50sec in the giant slalom. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER KLEIN (credit: ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Ligety, Bode, Jitloff Gives US Mens Ski Team Strong Start

The U.S. men’s ski team made a strong showing Sunday in opening the Olympic season.

10/27/2013

Gold medalist Mao Asada of Japan, silver medalist Ashley Wagner (L) of the United States and bronze medalist Elena Radionova of Russia pose with their medals during the women's medal ceremony at Skate America 2013 in Detroit, Michigan, October 20, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Geoff ROBINS (credit: GEOFF ROBINS/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan’s Asada Beats American Wagner At Skate America

Asada, the 2010 Olympic silver medalist, fell on her opening triple axel and downgraded a jump during her free skate to Rachmaninov’s piano concerto No. 2.

10/20/2013

A general view of the LA Coliseum during the Opening Ceremony of the 1984 Olympics. (credit: Steve Powell/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Board Formally States Interest In Hosting 2024 Olympics

The Board of Supervisors voted to support bringing the Olympic games back to Los Angeles in the summer of 2024.

09/17/2013

U.S. sprinters Quincy Watts (L) and Steve Lewis celebrate after finishing the men's 400m final at the '92 Barcelona Olympic Games. Watts won the gold medal, and Lewis captured the silver. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Olympic Gold Medalist Quincy Watts Joins USC Track Coaching Staff

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Quincy Watts has joined Southern California’s track and field coaching staff.

08/12/2013

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman looks on during the 2013 NHL Draft at the Prudential Center on June 30, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Nearing Deal To Send Players To Olympics

NHL players are just a slap shot away from returning to the Olympics next year.

07/01/2013

Team sports

Backyard Olympics: How To Have Your Own Field Day

Give your kids a summer day filled with friends, fitness and fun! Organizing a Backyard Olympics can be as simple or complex as you want to make it, so don’t be afraid to dive in and indulge your kids with a field day of their own!

06/03/2013

Ryan Lochte swims in the butterfly portion of the 200m IM during Day Four of the Santa Clara International Grand Prix at the George F. Haines International Swim Center on June 2, 2013 in Santa Clara, California. (credit: Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Olympic Gold Medalist Lochte Wins 100-Meter Individual Medley For Fourth Title

Five-time Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte is getting back up to speed in the pool.

06/02/2013

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AP Source: Coach Krzyzewski To Return As US Basketball Olympic Team

Mike Krzyzewski had decided to remain coach of the U.S. men’s Olympic basketball team.

05/22/2013

Coleman Scott (R) of the US and Artas Sanaa of Russia wrestle in the 60kg class during 'Rumble on the Rails,' a wrestling exhibition, at Grand Central Station in New York May 15, 2013.  (credit: TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Exhibition Wrestling Matches In LA Use New Rule Changes

American Jordan Oliver had a late takedown to beat Russia’s Magomed Kurbanaliev in the opening match Sunday in United 4 Wrestling, a three-team exhibition at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena.

05/19/2013

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Missing 92-Year-Old Olympic Diving Champ Found In Pico Rivera

A 92-year-old two-time Olympic gold medalist in diving who went missing Monday afternoon was found Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/02/2013

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