BOSTON - The organizers of Boston's Olympic bid unveiled their plans for the 2024 Summer Games on Wednesday.
DENVER - U.S. Olympic leaders cast their future with Boston, hoping a compact, college-centric bid will overshadow the city's protest group and convince voters to bring the 2024 Summer Games to America.
DENVER - When the leaders of the U.S. Olympic Committee meet, they'll be deciding on more than a city to compete for the 2024 Summer Games. They'll be picking a partner that will help shape their future.
BALTIMORE - Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleaded guilty to drunken driving on Friday, almost three months after he was arrested after leaving a Baltimore casino.
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed the U.S. decision to bid for the 2024 Olympics, saying Wednesday that whichever city is put forward will be a "very strong" contender in what is shaping up as a high-profile global race.
ROME - Sailing in Sardinia. Boxing in Florence. Basketball in Milan. Water polo in Naples. How about badminton or archery in St. Peter's Square?
RIO DE JANEIRO - The mascot for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro has been named Vinicius, and the Paralympics mascot will go by the name of Tom.
The U.S. Olympic Committee will make a decision next week on whether to bid and may even select a city to put forward among Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington.