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PALO ALTO, CA - JULY 13:  Team Yahoo and Silicon Valley Bank members play Ultimate Frisbee during the Founder Institute\'s Silicon Valley Sports League event on July 13, 2013 in Palo Alto, California.  (Photo by C Flanigan/Getty Images)

Newest Olympic Sport: Ultimate Frisbee?

By David Heim  Ultimate Frisbee, as well as other flying disc sports, have been recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). *Cue college students rejoicing everywhere.* To the green! Now to clarify, this does not […]

08/03/2015

Chinese people wearing traditional costumes gather to celebrate as Beijing is announced as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, in Shijiazhuang, the capital of northern China\'s Hebei province on July 31, 2015.  Performers erupted into orchestrated dancing and flag-waving in Beijing as the Chinese capital won the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics host, with experts describing it as the only \"safe\" choice but campaign groups condemning the decision.   CHINA OUT   AFP PHOTO

The Olympics Are Heading Back To Beijing

By David Heim The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Friday that Beijing has won the rights to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, marking the second time Beijing will have the honors. Beijing defeated Kazakhstan […]

07/31/2015

American luger Kate Hansen admitted to being part of a prank video supposedly showing a wolf in an Olympic Village dorm. (Getty Images)

U.S. Olympian Kate Hansen Admits To Faking Wolf Video

Kate Hansen conspired with talk-show host Jimmy Kimmel to post hoax video of a wolf.

02/21/2014

Jamaica-1, two-man bobsleigh steered by Winston Watts takes a practice run at the Sanki Sliding Centre in Rosa Khutor on February 13, 2014 during the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

IOC: Olympic Track Worker Breaks Both Legs After Being Struck By Bobsled

An Olympic track worker struck by a bobsled broke both legs and may have a concussion, IOC officials said Thursday.

02/13/2014