USOC To Hire Infectious Disease Specialists To Advise On Zika VirusUSOC CEO Scott Blackmun sent a letter Wednesday to all possible Olympians, acknowledging the growing worries over the virus.
Boston Drops Out Of Running To Host 2024 Summer OlympicsThe city and the U.S. Olympic Committee severed ties after a board teleconference Monday, ending an effort that was troubled nearly from the moment it started.
Report: U.S. Sprint Relay Team Stripped Of 2012 London Games Silver MedalThe entire U.S. men's sprint relay team was stripped of its silver medal from the 2012 London Olympics on Wednesday as a result of Tyson Gay's doping case, sources told The Associated Press.
Boston Gets Nod, Is US Bidder For 2024 Summer OlympicsThe USOC picked Boston on Thursday as the American nominee for the 2024 Summer Games, choosing the sports-mad academic and high-tech Hub over San Francisco, Los Angeles and Washington.
Road To Sochi Winter Olympics To Begin In Times SquareOlympic gold medalists Ted Ligety, Evan Lysacek and Kelly Clark are among those kicking off the U.S. Olympic Committee's Road to Sochi tour, beginning in New York on Oct. 29 — the start of the 100-day countdown to the Winter Games.
US Pulls Plug On Bid For 2020 Summer Olympics; NYC Misses Out AgainNew York City residents will once again have to watch the Olympic Games on television from far, far away. But this time around, it's the United States that is saying no to the summer spectacle.