Mayor Of Rio Says Brazil Isn't Ready For World Cup Or Olympics Because Latin People Are Lazy

Sports | Sarah Hofmann
FIFA Secretary General Valcke talks with Rio's Mayor Paes as they attend the opening ceremony of the International Broadcasting Centre (IBC) for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Rio de Janeiro

“We’re Latins. We’re not used to deadlines, to keeping up with things,”

USA crushes Czechs, moves on to face Canada

Sports | Sarah Hofmann
Team USA's Kessel is congratulated by teammate Kesler after scoring a goal against Czech Republic during the third period of their men's quarter-finals ice hockey game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games

It’s a rematch of the 2010 gold medal game

Hot British skier falls victim to crappy half-pipe, gets concussion

Sports | Sarah Hofmann
Rowan Chesire ski crash photo

The course’s poor conditions and design caused Rowan Chesire to crash

Olympic advertisers score gold, in left-wing advocacy

Opinion | Chris Walker
Winner Kotsenburg of the U.S. celebrates after the men's snowboard slopestyle final competition at the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games in Rosa Khutor

NBC-Universal spends beaucoup cash on promoting things like cap-and-trade and abortion

9 countries with the craziest Olympics uniforms

Slideshow | Kelsi Thorud

From shorts and flip flops on Team Cayman Islands to fur coats on Team Russia

Ski ballet and 9 more forgotten Olympic sports - TheDC

Entertainment | TheDC Entertainment

Certainly, the world could use a good skijoring competition every four years

Time to go home everybody. Canada just won the Olympics with this incredible beer fridge

Sports | Sarah Hofmann
canadian beer fridge

C’mon America… pick up your game

US bobsledder gets stuck in Sochi hotel AGAIN

Sports | Sarah Hofmann
US bobsledder gets stuck in elevator

Johnny Quinn first punched his way through a bathroom door, now an elevator

This little liberal arts college sent 23 athletes to the Winter Olympics

Education | ABC News
Westminster College (Utah) YouTube screenshot/Westminster College

The school with the second-most athletes is sorry Dartmouth with 9

RED STARE: Russians spy on media with cameras installed in Sochi showers

World | Sarah Hofmann
A CCTV surveillance camera is mounted near a venue of the Sochi 2014 Winter Games in Sochi

‘We have surveillance video from the hotels’

Lolo Jones models her barely-there bobsled uniform

Sports | Sarah Hofmann
Lolo jones bobsled uniform

USA! USA!

Sochi's mayor knows there are zero gay people in his city

Sports | Sarah Hofmann
A man passes by as people attend an anti-gay rally near the parliament in Kiev

‘It’s not accepted here in the Caucasus where we live’

Putin's 'Ring of Steel' penetrated by 'black widow'?

Sports | Grae Stafford
whitewidow

‘It really raises questions about the strength of the Russia security apparatus’

Olympic goalie forced to remove Constitution from mask

Sports | Caroline May
Vetters helmet

‘No writings of any kind to promote the country is allowed’

Hot skiier, and Tiger Woods' girlfriend, has dropped out of Olympics

| Sarah Hofmann
Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn arrives at the 2013 Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) awards in New York

Lindsey Vonn succumbed to her knee injury and won’t be competing in Sochi

Russian surveillance for 2014 Olympics would monitor phone and Internet usage

Tech | Josh Peterson
Russian President Putin holds a lighted Olympic torch during a ceremony to mark the start of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics torch relay in Moscow

Travelers heading to watch the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia can expect to be watched closely

Lindsey Graham wants the US to boycott the Olympics because of Snowden

Politics | Business Insider
Lindsey Graham

Boehner isn’t having any of it

Selling out the soul of the Olympic Games

Opinion | Eric Pearson

Eliminating wrestling from the Olympics doesn’t just damage a sport, it tarnishes the Olympic brand.