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2016 Olympics

IOC executive board recommends South Sudan gain Olympic recognition ahead of 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janiero - @AP_Sports

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2024 Olympics

Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, on city's withdrawal of 2024 Olympic bid: 'I cannot commit to putting the taxpayers at risk.' - @nytimes

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2024 Olympics

Editor's note: The Associated Press, in a story on Boston's decision to terminate its bid for the 2024 Olympics, notes that only 7 weeks remain for cities to be officially nominated. The AP says if the United States Olympic Committee wants to remain in contention for the games, Los Angeles is its likely choice. - Tom

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2024 Olympics

Source: Boston ends bid for 2024 Olympics - @LaurenDezenski, @AP

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2024 Olympics

More: Boston Mayor says, 'We have met every demand and every challenge but I cannot commit to putting the taxpayers at risk' in bid to host 2024 Olympics - @NECN

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2024 Olympics

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh says he won't sign host city contract with IOC in 2024 Olympics bid without being able to negotiate it - @Jennifer_Eagan

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2024 Olympics

United States Olympic Committee gives Mass. governor until end of day to decide if he supports Boston's bid for 2024 Olympics - @stevewilsonap

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2020 Olympics

Tokyo unveils 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games logo - @BBCWorld

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2016 Olympics

Construction of the Rio 2016 Olympic village 85% complete, due to be concluded by end of the year - @XHNews

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2024 Olympics

The city of Budapest and the Hungarian Olympic Committee have officially submitted a bid for the 2024 Olympics - @AP

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Olympics

1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Bruce Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nev. going up for auction in Chicago on July 30; item expected to fetch $20,000 or more - @AP

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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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