Katie Ledecky is expected to win every time she dives into the pool. But what if she doesn't? That's what captivated the crowd Wednesday.
Representing Texas A&M and her home state of Nebraska, the Lincoln Pius X graduate reached a national television audience with a top-16 finish.
Olympic runner Shelby Houlihan said she has been banned from the sport for four years following a positive test for anabolic steroids that she attributes to eating a pork burrito.
After a yearlong delay, the Tokyo Summer Olympics are just six weeks away — despite concerns about whether it is safe to bring thousands of international athletes and crowds together in the middle of a pandemic.
Here's a look at Tuesday's finals at CHI Health Center Omaha.
Abigail Knapton now has two chances to make the U.S. Olympic team. It's what she grew up striving for — just in a different sport.
An interview with Keeth Smart, a former Olympian, weighs in on the uncertainty surrounding the Olympics. Keeth Smart, competed in 2000, 2004 a…
TOKYO (AP) — Roads were being closed off Tuesday around Tokyo Olympic venues, including the new $1.4 billion National Stadium where the opening ceremony is set for July 23.
It’s another impressive Olympic cycle for the Nebraska volleyball program, with three of the 12 players on the roster being Nebraska alums.
The sequined outline of a goat, sketched on the right shoulder of Simone Biles' leotard, sparkled under the lights as she waited to perform her floor exercise routine.
The story goes back a ways, back to the mid-1980s, when Michael Johnson was still in high school.
Learn more about the Tokyo Olympics, plus how many Fortune 500 companies have female CEOs, and more of this week's trends in data with these charts.
Like many siblings, Tommy and Alana Palmer "give each other a hard time." But teasing turns to excitement ahead of this weekend's trials.
A spa in Egypt is offering snake massages to anyone brave enough, listen to the famous New York City Philharmonic perform in a catacomb, and m…
The Tokyo 2020 organizers unveil items to be used for the Olympic medal ceremonies, including podiums made with recycled plastic and release t…
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Olympic athletes were told by the IOC on Thursday that a waiver they must sign releasing Tokyo organizers from li…
Just two months ahead of the Olympic Games, set to kick off in Japan on July 23, the U.S. State Department has issued a travel advisory warning Americans away from the country as coronavirus cases escalate.
An adorable snow-white wallaby was born at a zoo in the Russian city of Kazan, skateboarding is finally grinding its way into the summer Olymp…
Nick Jonas has "recovered really well" from a cracked rib he sustained in a bike accident last week.
Despite protests from the Japanese public and an ongoing state of emergency in Tokyo, organizers maintain that the Olympics will still go ahead later this year.
Hockey and track aren't often synonymous. But here's the story of how Joey Daniels' speed on the rink led to a shift to the track oval.
Ralph Lauren has unveiled the Team USA Closing Ceremony Parade Uniforms for the 2020 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams.
Watch an endangered baby monkey play and explore at a zoo in Australia, a toddler in the U.K is defying odds after being told by a doctor she …