Olympics

Russian threat complicates Olympics for Ukrainian athletes
Ukrainian athletes at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo
war games

Russian threat complicates Olympics for Ukrainian athletes

Team USA is fully vaccinated ahead of Olympics
Beijing Olympics.
a positive note

Team USA is fully vaccinated ahead of Olympics

ESPN will not send crew to Beijing Olympics
Beijing Olympics.
going remote

ESPN will not send crew to Beijing Olympics

Will 2022 bring another Miracle on Ice?
The Miracle on Ice.
Samuel Goldman

Will 2022 bring another Miracle on Ice?

NHL reportedly won't participate in the Olympics
NHL
no can do

NHL reportedly won't participate in the Olympics

U.K. joins U.S. in Olympics diplomatic boycott
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
Winter Olympics 2022

U.K. joins U.S. in Olympics diplomatic boycott

10 things you need to know today: December 7, 2021
A 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games test event.
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 7, 2021

Psaki confirms diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics
Olympic rings in Beijing.
Winter Olympics

Psaki confirms diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics

IOC says its president video-chatted with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai
IOC head Thomas Bach, Peng Shuai
Peng Shuai Mystery

IOC says its president video-chatted with Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai

Biden expected to approve diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics
Olympics
'strong message'

Biden expected to approve diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics

Suni Lee says she was pepper sprayed during racist attack
Suni Lee
'I didn't do anything to them'

Suni Lee says she was pepper sprayed during racist attack

Simone Biles says she's 'still scared to do gymnastics'
Today
'everything I’ve gone through'

Simone Biles says she's 'still scared to do gymnastics'

Participants in 2022 Beijing Olympics will never leave 'closed-loop' bubble
Olympic Village for 2022 Beijing Games
Beijing Olympics

Participants in 2022 Beijing Olympics will never leave 'closed-loop' bubble

The Paralympics' only Afghan athlete will be competing on the refugee team
Refugee Paralympic Team
paralympics

The Paralympics' only Afghan athlete will be competing on the refugee team

Polish Olympian auctions off medal to pay for baby's heart surgery
Maria Andrejczyk.
good deeds

Polish Olympian auctions off medal to pay for baby's heart surgery

Olympic officials to replace athlete's medal after mayor bit it
Olympics gold medal
man bites medal

Olympic officials to replace athlete's medal after mayor bit it

U.S. Tokyo Olympics viewership hit a new low for NBC
NBC Olympics
Not Gold

U.S. Tokyo Olympics viewership hit a new low for NBC

Olympics historian: Tokyo may have gone 'near the top of best organized' Games if not for pandemic
Olympics closing ceremony.
2020 Tokyo Games

Olympics historian: Tokyo may have gone 'near the top of best organized' Games if not for pandemic

NBC's Olympics fail
The Olympic rings.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

NBC's Olympics fail

Allyson Felix is now the most decorated athlete in U.S. track and field history
Allyson Felix.
2020 Tokyo Games

Allyson Felix is now the most decorated athlete in U.S. track and field history

U.S. wrestler's family went nuts following gold medal win
Gable Steveson.
gold rush

U.S. wrestler's family went nuts following gold medal win

Allyson Felix makes history with 10th Olympic medal win
Allyson Felix
Tokyo Olympics

Allyson Felix makes history with 10th Olympic medal win

Trump is attacking the U.S. women's soccer team again
Trump
fake feuds

Trump is attacking the U.S. women's soccer team again

Simone Biles sparked more mental health discussion than Osaka, royals
Simone Biles.
take care of yourself

Simone Biles sparked more mental health discussion than Osaka, royals

Simone Biles wins Olympic bronze in balance beam finals
Simone Biles
GOAT

Simone Biles wins Olympic bronze in balance beam finals

Simone Biles' storybook ending?
Simone Biles.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

Simone Biles' storybook ending?

U.S. women's soccer team loses to Canada in Tokyo, will compete for bronze
Canada beats U.S. women's soccer team
Going for the Bronze

U.S. women's soccer team loses to Canada in Tokyo, will compete for bronze

Simone Biles will compete in final Tokyo Olympics gymnastic event
Simone Biles
Back in the Games

Simone Biles will compete in final Tokyo Olympics gymnastic event

IOC says Belarus sprinter 'safe and secure' with Japan after refusing to leave Tokyo
Krystsina Tsimanouskaya
Safe Harbor

IOC says Belarus sprinter 'safe and secure' with Japan after refusing to leave Tokyo

Belarus again shows borders won't halt crackdown after attempt to force Olympian out of Tokyo
Krystsina Tsimanouskaya
2020 Tokyo Games

Belarus again shows borders won't halt crackdown after attempt to force Olympian out of Tokyo

A tie for gold led to one of the most joyful celebrations at the 2020 Olympics
Gianmarco Tamberi, Mutaz Barshim.
2020 Tokyo Games

A tie for gold led to one of the most joyful celebrations at the 2020 Olympics

In praise of third place
Medals.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

In praise of third place

Disappointment for sponsors and hosts at Tokyo Olympics
Signs in Tokyo.
Feature

Disappointment for sponsors and hosts at Tokyo Olympics

Jamaica's Elaine Thompson-Herah breaks 33-year-old Olympic record in women's 100 meters
Elaine Thompson-Herah.
2020 Tokyo Games

Jamaica's Elaine Thompson-Herah breaks 33-year-old Olympic record in women's 100 meters

The week's best photojournalism
Judo.
Photos

The week's best photojournalism