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NOCs call for revision of Olympic bidding process

| |Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014

The national Olympic committees of Austria, Germany, Sweden and Switzerland have joined forces to call for a thorough revision of the Olympic bidding process.

One down, one to go: Rio Olympics next for Brazil

| |Tuesday, Jul. 15, 2014

Brazil just pulled off the World Cup. Next up is Rio de Janeiro's 2016 Olympics, which poses an even bigger challenge.

Saudi prince steps down from IOC and national body

|Friday, Jul. 11, 2014

Prince Nawaf Faisal Fahd bin Abdul-Aziz of Saudi Arabia has resigned as a member of the International Olympic Committee.

4 suspended for rigging Vanessa-Mae results

| |Friday, Jul. 11, 2014

Four Slovenian ski officials were suspended Friday for allegedly rigging the results of pop violinist Vanessa-Mae to help her qualify for the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

Defense team closes case in Pistorius murder trial

| |Tuesday, Jul. 08, 2014

Oscar Pistorius' defense team closed its case Tuesday in the murder trial of the Olympic and Paralympic athlete.

Oslo, Beijing, Almaty to vie for 2022 Olympics

| |Monday, Jul. 07, 2014

Former Olympic cities Oslo and Beijing will join Almaty, Kazakhstan as official candidates to host the 2022 Winter Games.