Torrance Native Michelle Kwan Nominated For AmbassadorshipMichelle Kwan, former figure skater and Olympic Champion, was nominated for the position of United States Ambassador to Belize by President Joe Biden on Wednesday. Kwan has worked in public diplomacy since 2006.
Top News Stories You Might Not Have Heard About This WeekThe top news stories you might not have heard about this week.
LA City Council Approves Games Agreement Ahead Of 2028 OlympicsThe Los Angeles City Council Friday approved a Games Agreement with the Los Angeles Organizing Committee for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games -- providing a framework for an array of details, including insurance for disasters and ticket loss and the city's financial liability in the event of a deficit.
LA Native Allyson Felix Earns Record-Tying 10th Olympic Track MedalFelix, the most-decorated woman in Olympic track and field history, tied Carl Lewis for 10 Olympic medals when she took bronze in the women’s 400 meters.
Simone Biles Wins Bronze In Balance Beam After Withdrawing From Other Tokyo Olympics EventsSimone Biles has won bronze in the women's balance beam final after pulling out of other events at the Tokyo Olympics, citing mental health issues.
Simone Biles Plans To Compete In Balance Beam Final In TokyoSimone Biles plans to take part in the balance beam final at the Tokyo Olympics Tuesday, USA Gymnastics said. She pulled out of the other individual finals she qualified for, citing mental health issues.
Olympics 2021: USWNT Faces Netherlands In Quarterfinals, Things To Know About Rematch Of 2019 World Cup FinalThe USWNT made it through the group stage but a matchup looms with a familiar foe, the Orange Lionesses, whom the U.S. beat to win the World Cup in 2019.
Olympics 2021: USWNT Vs. Australia, 5 Things Fans Should KnowOne match left for the Americans in the group stage and another familiar opponent stands in the way of a knockout stage berth.
Olympics 2021: USWNT Vs. New Zealand 5 Things To KnowAfter a stunning loss in their opener, the USWNT look to rebound against New Zealand in their second group match. Here's what you should know.
Opening Ceremony Kicks Off Tokyo Olympics, Naomi Osaka Lights CauldronThe opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics began on Friday in a largely empty stadium, as cases of the coronavirus in the host city hit a six-month high. Friends and families of competitors were among those barred from attending the ceremony in person to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
US Olympic Softball Team Set To Begin Playing Tuesday Against ItalySoftball will return to the Olympics Tuesday with three games including a matchup between the U.S. and Italy which both have players from Orange County.
Olympics 2021: Sweden 'Hands Down' Biggest Threat To USWNT In Group StageCBSSports.com soccer writer and Attacking Third podcast host Sandra Herrera previews the USWNT heading into the Olympic soccer tournament.
COVID Cases Send Shockwaves Through Tokyo Olympic VillageOrange County athlete Katie Samuelson, from the United States women's basketball team, is one of the latest Olympians to test positive for coronavirus.
Olympics 2021: How, When To Watch USWNT In Quest For Fifth Gold MedalThe USWNT is looking to avenge its fifth place finish at the 2016 Rio Olympics when it takes the field in Tokyo in a few weeks.
Hometown Hero: Delaney Spaulding Overcomes Injury, Heads To Tokyo With US Women's Olympic Softball TeamLast February, Delaney Spaulding was preparing to compete for the U.S. Olympic softball team, but her Olympic dream nearly died after tearing the ACL and meniscus in her right knee.