JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — For size, the Asian Games are enormous. They feature about 11,500 athletes, which is about 1,000 more than a typical Summer Olympics.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Olympic team defenseman Emily Pfalzer is returning to play for her hometown National Women's Hockey League Buffalo Beauts for a third season.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — An Olympic skier and a professional snowboarder have teamed up to open a coffee shop near Lake Tahoe.
BEIJING (AP) — Wayne Gretzky has been named a global ambassador for Beijing's Kunlun Red Star as the Chinese capital seeks to boost the profile of hockey domestically ahead of hosting the Winter Olympics in 2022.
MILAN (AP) — Italy will launch a three-city bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics in Milan, Turin and Cortina.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Olympic cross-country skiing gold medalist Vibeke Skofterud has died in a jet ski accident in southern Norway.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of a bill that would make it a crime to use or distribute performance-enhancing drugs at international sporting events say the legislation would help deter scandals like Russian state-sponsored doping at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Despite two possible bidders dropping out in recent weeks, IOC President Thomas Bach says the Olympic body is satisfied with the 2026 Winter Games hosting race.
MOSCOW (AP) — One of two men detained in Kazakhstan on suspicion of killing Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten has confessed, authorities said Friday.
MOSCOW (AP) — After hosting the World Cup, President Vladimir Putin says the country could bid for a future Summer Olympics.
Women's bobsledders wanted a second medal event at the Olympics, and it's going to happen.