For marathoner and stray dog, it was love at first step in China
August 26, 2016, 11:30 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Dion Leonard adopts pup that kept up with him for 7-day event.
Japan hopes to turn junked electronics into Olympic gold
August 24, 2016, 3:58 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With few natural mineral resources of its own, Japan looks to its vast 'urban mines' to produce medals for the 2020 Tokyo Games.
Rio de Janeiro is invaded by giant, building-scaling athletes
August 12, 2016, 8:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Artist JR alters the city skyline in a monumental nod to non-Olympians.
Making the case for a permanent home for the Olympic Games
August 4, 2016, 7:03 a.m. by Matt Hickman
With all eyes on Rio, many wonder if the tradition of selecting Olympic host cities needs to end.
These U.S. athletes are making history before the Rio Games even begin
August 3, 2016, 1:22 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Team USA is breaking ground with a series of firsts.
Paralympian Tatyana McFadden sets her sights on 7 gold medals in Rio
July 20, 2016, 1:20 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
If she succeeds, she will be the first athlete ever to medal in every track distance.
Why millionaire pitcher Daniel Norris lives in a van
July 12, 2016, 11:37 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The 21-year-old, who received a $2M signing bonus from the Toronto Blue Jays in 2011, says he enjoys living the simple life.