×
Breaking News apps
Find out first with the Breaking News app
Download our free app for iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and more

Michael Phelps

USA Swimming: Michael Phelps expected to race competitively in Arizona next week; 1st time since London Olympics - @NBCSports

17 WHOA!

2016 Olympics

IOC President Thomas Bach is sending a senior troubleshooter to Brazil next week as part of a series of urgent measures to tackle the delays threatening the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro - @AP

8 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Photo: US Olympic and Paralympic athletes visit White House including Sage Kotsenburg, Mikaela Shiffrin, Julie Chu, Jon Lujan, and Stephanie Jallen - via @markknoller

10 WHOA!

Sochi Olympics terror threats

Editor's note: An Islamic group is reporting the death of wanted Chechen warlord Doku Umarov, who threatened the Sochi Olympics. His death has been reported previously, but AP says this appears to be the first time it's by the organization he headed. We're watching for more confirmation. - Stephanie

17 WHOA!

2020 Olympics

Japan holds first broad cyber-security drill as nation preps for 2020 Olympics - @Reuters

22 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

US becomes 1st nation to win 2 consecutive Paralympic gold medals in sled hockey - @NBCOlympics

14 WHOA!

Ukraine, Russia political crisis

White House: US will no longer send presidential delegation to upcoming Paralympic Games in Sochi to protest Ukraine situation - @Reuters

25 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford on Canadian hockey win in Sochi: 'Hockey's a religion here. I want to congratulate our team ... on a phenomenal job' - @TODAYShow broadcast

end of alert
5 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

NBC tops night with Sochi Olympics closing ceremony, but drops 40% from Vancouver in 2010 - @TheWrap

5 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Live video: The closing ceremony has begun at the Sochi Olympics - @NBCOlympics

7 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Canada destroys Sweden 3-0 to take the gold medal in men's hockey in Sochi - @NBCOlympics

end of alert
22 WHOA!

Canada

#Breaking: Kaillie Humphries, Heather Moyse named Canada’s flag-bearer for Olympics closing ceremony #sochi2014 - @globeandmail

0 WHOA!

Failed drug tests at Sochi Olympics

International Olympic Committee says Latvian hockey player Vitalijs Pavlovs fails doping test at Sochi Olympics - @AP

12 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Russia leads medal count at 2014 Sochi Olympics with 29, 11 of which are gold - @AP

24 WHOA!

Finland

RT @GlobeOlympics: #Breaking: Finland takes the bronze medal in men's hockey, beating the United States 5-0. http://t.co/EZXvb8CGzF http://… - @globeandmail

0 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Finland leads US 5-0 in men's hockey bronze medal game - @CBCOlympics

end of alert
9 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Officiating crew for Sunday's Olympic gold medal hockey game between Canada and Sweden is made up of 3 Canadians and a Canada-US dual citizen - @GlobeOlympics

6 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

US hockey player Patrick Kane misses penalty shot keeping score in bronze-medal match against Finland at 0-0 with 6 minutes left in the 1st period - @NBCOlympics

end of alert
4 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Vic Wild of Russia wins Olympic gold in men's snowboard parallel slalom - @AP

end of alert
15 WHOA!

2014 Sochi Olympics

Julia Dujmovits of Austria wins Olympic gold in women's snowboard parallel slalom - @AP

end of alert
6 WHOA!