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2024 Olympics

Los Angeles bid committee for 2024 Olympics releases $5.3 billion budget; no new stadiums needed - AP

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2020 Olympics

IOC vice president John Coates says committee 'not in a position to accept' Tokyo's $20 billion budget for 2020 Games - AP

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2016 Olympics

Some vendors and contractors that worked during the 2016 Rio Olympic games say they still haven't been paid millions they are owed for work during the games - Bloomberg

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2008 Olympics

3 gold medals stripped in latest IOC doping retests from 2008 and 2012 Olympics - AP

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Florida, US

Theresa Manuel, the first black woman from Florida to compete in the Olympics, dies at age 90 - Tampa Bay Times

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Russian athlete doping scandal

Russia accuses International Paralympic Committee of 'extortion' over extra doping fees ahead of 2018 Olympics - AP

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Russian athlete doping scandal

Russia's Yuliya Zaripova is formally stripped of her gold medal in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the 2012 London Olympics after failing a retroactive drugs test - BBC

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tennis

Novak Djokovic suggests round-robin format for Olympics, Davis Cup - AP

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2008 Olympics

IOC sanctions 16 Beijing Olympics athletes for failing anti-doping rests; among them 10 are stripped of medals

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Hungary

Hungary's swimming federation vows to address athletes' criticism, including financial support to poor training conditions - AP

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2016 Olympics

IOC President Thomas Bach defends handling of Russian doping scandal, attacks critics of Rio Olympics - AP

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London, England, United Kingdom

Chairman of corporation that owns #OlympicStadium has resigned after London Mayor #SadiqKhan announced investigation into rising costs - @SkyNewsBreak

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2012 Olympics

London mayor orders inquiry after investigation finds cost of converting Olympic Stadium for soccer has gone up by more than £50 million ($61 million) - Sky News

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United Kingdom

British Gymnastics suspends 4-time Olympian Louis Smith over tape in which he appears to mock Islam - BBC News

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boxing

Man found guilty of 2009 shooting death of US Olympic boxer in Atlanta, Ga., gets life in prison, spared death penalty - WSBTV

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2016 Olympics

USA Gymnastics to restructure men's program following 2nd straight 5th-place showing in Olympics - AP

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2012 Olympics

3 London Olympics 2012 gold medal weightlifters disqualified for doping, International Olympics Committee says - @AFP

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2016 Olympics

Comcast reports strong earnings, powered by Rio Olympics; cable giant adds 32,000 video customers - Wall Street Journal

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Atlanta, GA, US

Jury finds man guilty in 2009 shooting death of Atlanta Olympic boxer Vernon Forrest - WSBTV

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2016 Olympics

Britain's Olympic and Paralympic athletes honored with celebration in London's Trafalgar Square - BBC Sports

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