A handful of athletes came home with West Nile virus, Dengue fever or Chikungunya, according to the study, conducted by the University of Utah and the U.S. Olympic Committee.

Japanese social media users quickly spotted the error.

Olympic hopefuls share their views on national anthem controversy

Three athletes hoping to represent the United States at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games spoke about the controversy over the conduct of professional athletes during the playing of the national anthem.

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Athletes and officials express confidence in security measures for Games that will take place 50 miles from border.

Olympic athletes recognize their platform is bigger than ever, but some grapple with whether they should use it.

Ben Kanute grabbed the spotlight at the IronMan 70.3 World Championships.

The head of the country's Olympic committee and a powerful businessman are at the center of the investigation.

Foul play is not suspected in the death of David Torrence, a Cal graduate who competed for Peru in the 2016 Rio Olympics.

It's a powerful symbol of Brazil's disastrous financial state.

  • Shannon Sims
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  • Aug 18
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American Sara Vaughn juggled her commitments until she found a way to have it all.

The IOC must still ratify the decision at its September meeting.

Duos from Wheaton Ice Arena have a slim chance for the 2018 Games, but are firmly in the mix for 2022.

The 20-year-old Olympian could win as many as six golds at the world championships, which begin Sunday.

The U.S. swimmer had caused a firestorm at the Rio Olympics with a tale of getting robbed at gunpoint that he later admitted he had “over-exaggerated.”

Two cities need to agree over the summer on which will host first.

  • Associated Press
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  • Jul 11
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Now the committee will choose either Los Angeles or Paris to host in 2024, and see if the loser in that race will agree to wait four more years.

  • Perspective

As fewer cities show interest in hosting the Games, those willing should use their leverage to demand greater financial help.

Thea LaFond, who competed for Dominica at the 2016 Rio Games, finds success after changing routine, coaches.

  • Aaron Torres
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  • Jul 4
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She could compete for six gold medals later this month in Budapest.

Former U.S. attorney recommends much more proactive measures in wake of last year’s scandals.

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