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2024 Olympics

US Olympic Committee leaders say they're sticking with Boston as 2024 Olympics candidate despite active opposition - @AP

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2018 Olympics

Discovery Communications secures European Olympic TV rights from 2018 to 2024 for $1.45 billion - @AP

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sailing

2012 US Olympic team sailor Trevor Moore focus of Coast Guard search after unmanned boat found near Dinner Key, Fla. - @USCGSoutheast

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2024 Olympics

Photo: Proposed sites for Olympic events as Paris enters bid to host 2024 Summer Games - @afpfr

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2024 Olympics

French Olympic Committee announces bid for Paris to host the 2024 Summer Games - @AP

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Ron Clarke

Australian Olympian and former Gold Coast Mayor, Ron Clarke has died; he was 78 - @ABCNewsBrisbane, @SkyNewsAust, @7NewsBrisbane

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2022 Olympics

Candidate cities Almaty, Kazakhstan and Beijing, China present their bid to host the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in 2022; the IOC will select a winner during a final presentation meeting in Kuala Lumpur on July 31

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2018 Olympics

IOC approves 4 new events for 2018 Winter Olympics: Big Air snowboarding, mass start in speedskating, mixed doubles in curling and a team ski event - @AP

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2018 Olympics

IOC is considering adding new events in snowboarding, freestyle skiing, speedskating and curling for the 2018 Winter Olympics - @AP

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2008 Olympics

US SEC fines BHP Billiton $25 million over 2008 Olympics dealings, says it improperly sponsored attendance of foreign government officials - @Reuters

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2024 Olympics

Athletes Larry Bird, David Ortiz and Michelle Kwan among those named to board overseeing Boston 2024 Olympics bid - @fox25news

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2024 Olympics

Paris City Council votes in favor of submitting a bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics - @hugolowell

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Amy Van Dyken

Olympic swimming champion Amy Van Dyken says she has 'graduated to crutches' and is walking after June 6 ATV accident severed her spine - @amyvandyken

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2016 Olympics

Rio de Janeiro's mayor on city's missed goal of cleaning up the city's blighted waterways ahead of Olympics: 'It is indeed a wasted opportunity...as a Rio resident, I think it's a shame.' - @AP

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2024 Olympics

German officials recommend Hamburg over Berlin as candidate for 2024 Olympics - @AP

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Helicopter crash in northwest Argentina, March 9, 2015

More: French sailor Florence Arthaud, swimmer Camille Muffat and boxer Alexis Vastine confirmed dead after 2 helicopters collide in Argentina's La Rioja province - @BBCNews

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Helicopter crash in northwest Argentina, March 9, 2015

3 French Olympic athletes among 10 killed in helicopter crash in northwest Argentina, French presidential office confirms - @BBCNews

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2024 Olympics

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh signed a formal agreement with the USOC that bans city employees from criticizing Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Games - @BostonGlobe

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2024 Olympics

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh says he's open to holding public referendum on city's bid for 2024 Olympics - @WSJ

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2024 Olympics

White House statement on Boston's nomination to host 2024 Olympics: 'The city has taught all of us what it means to be Boston Strong. The President and First Lady couldn't be prouder of this accomplishment and of all of our nation's athletes' - @WhiteHouse

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