City Council Stalls Vote On 2024 Olympics Over Cost QuestionsFacing an early test of support at home, Los Angeles' 2024 Olympics plan stalled Wednesday before the City Council amid questions about potential runaway costs and the impact on neighborhoods already strangled by traffic.
Los Angeles Projects $161 Million Surplus For OlympicsAnxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston's 2024 Olympic bid, but organizers in potential stand-in Los Angeles disclosed a budget Tuesday that shows the city holding a $161 million surplus after staging events from Santa Monica beaches to the Hollywood Hills.
Los Angeles Projects $161M Surplus For Olympicsnxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston's 2024 Olympic bid, but organizers in potential stand-in Los Angeles disclosed a budget Tuesday that shows the city holding a $161 million surplus after staging events from Santa Monica beaches to the Hollywood Hills.
Kobe Reportedly Looking To 'Ride Off Into The Sunset' With Team USA Win In 2016 Will Kobe Bryant's swan song be a gold hit?
City Leaders Prepare Financial Plan As LA Becomes U.S. Favorite To Host 2024 OlympicsAs word spreads that the United States Olympic Committee wants the U.S. bid for the 2024 Olympic Games to go to Los Angeles, Mayor Garcetti and other city leaders look to assemble a winning financial plan to win.
USA Basketball Releases 2015 Minicamp RosterUSA Basketball released their minicamp roster on Thursday which features 34 current NBA players.
The Olympics Are Heading Back To Beijing
1984 Olympic Torch Carried By Jenner Sells For 24K The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, has sold for just under $24,000 at auction.
Investigation Finds Virus Levels Of Olympic Waters In Rio De Janeiro Equivalent To Raw SewageAthletes competing in next year's Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human feces that they risk becoming violently ill.
Boston's Withdrawal From Olympics Bid May Propel LA's Chances As 2024 Host As Boston drops out of the running to host the 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles finds itself as a possible frontrunner to host the games for the third time.
Boston Bows Out Of Olympics Bid; LA Mayor Open To 'Discussions'Does the U.S. Olympic Committee love L.A. after all?
Report: U.S. Sprint Relay Team Stripped Of 2012 London Games Silver Medal
Olympic Gold Medalist Skewers The Internet After Throwing Javelin To Remove Daughter's Loose Tooth"It worked really, really well," he said, "it went really, really smoothly."
Whittier Teen Has Olympic Dream, Contract With MMA LeagueIf you don't already know who Aaron Pico is, know this: plenty of people are already investing money to turn him into a household name.
Q&A With Former Russian Hockey Player Vyacheslav 'Slava' Fetisov On "Red Army""Red Army" revolves around Vyacheslav "Slava" Fetisov - the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you'll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia's hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.