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Italy To Host Winter Olympics In 2026
Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo have been elected to host the international sporting event.
Caster Semenya Says 'Hell No' She Won’t Take Hormone-Suppressing Drugs To Compete
By Chris Cwik, Yahoo Sports
Sports regulators said the Olympic gold medalist runner would have to take medication to suppress her natural testosterone levels.
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A Transgender Volleyball Star Stirs ‘Unfounded’ Criticism In Brazil
By Andréa Martinelli, HuffPost Brazil
Tifanny Abreu meets international standards for participation in women’s sports, but she still faces skepticism at home.
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Kelly Catlin, U.S. Olympic Medalist, Dead At 23
The three-time world champion cyclist helped the U.S. women's pursuit team win silver at the 2016 Rio Games.
SafeSport CEO Shellie Pfohl To Step Down Next Month
By Eddie Pells, Associated Press
The organization, tasked with preventing sex abuse in Olympic sports, has been criticized for not acting quickly enough in cases like the Larry Nassar scandal.
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Adam Rippon Confirms He's Retiring From Competitive Skating
Curtis M. Wong
The Olympian will undoubtedly keep busy with media appearances and LGBTQ advocacy work.
Tommie Smith Says ‘We All Have A Responsibility’ 50 Years After Olympic Protest
The former U.S. Olympic sprinter was honored by Ava DuVernay at a benefit concert for criminal justice reform.
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Bode Miller And Wife Morgan Welcome Baby Boy Months After Daughter Drowned
The Olympic gold medalist skier and his wife, a pro beach volleyball player, lost their daughter Emeline in a pool accident in June.
Goats Thirsting For Human Pee & Sweat
These aggressive mountain goats love human pee and sweat so much that they need to be relocated from this popular national park.
‘Aggressive’ Mountain Goats Are Thirsting For Human Pee And Sweat
The goats are being airlifted away from Olympic National Park as a result of their weird cravings.
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You Realize The Olympics Don’t Have To Exist, Right?
The biennial games are a plague, and the only cure is death.
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Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad Opens Up About Her Struggles With Anxiety
The renowned fencer spoke to Glamour about her "Muhammad Ali mantras."
Chloe Kim Thanks Mom For Her Sacrifices In Meaningful Open Letter
Happy Mother's Day!
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Trump Meets The 2018 Olympic Team, With A Few Major Absences
Not present: Lindsay Vonn, Gus Kenworthy, Adam Rippon, Chloe Kim and more than a couple others.
Adam Rippon Says He Received Death Threats For Being Gay Olympian
The bronze-winning skater told a radio host his haters "don't matter."
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Michael Phelps To U.S. Olympic Committee: Do Something For Athletes With Depression
Most athletes experience post-Olympics depression, he said, and they need more help.
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Aly Raisman Is Not OK With Banning Gymnastics Leotards To Prevent Abuse
The Olympic gymnast called out victim shaming in a series of tweets.
Adam Rippon: Mom 'Would Kill Me' If I 'Treated People The Way That Donald Trump Has'
The Olympic bronze medalist said if he was invited to the White House, he wouldn't go.
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The 'Shib Sibs' Talk Asian Representation, Stereotypes And K-Pop
"Growing up as an Asian-American, there aren’t a lot of people that I was able to look up to," Alex Shibutani says.
This Paralympic Athlete Is Competing With A Prosthetic Leg He Designed Himself
Mike Schultz wasn't satisfied with the quality of high-performance prosthetics, so he decided to create his own.
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STYLE & BEAUTY
Olympian Adam Rippon's Oscar Tux And Harness Are Gold Medal-Worthy
This. Is. Everything.
Someone Gave Shaun White's Gold Medal Run The Super Mario Treatment
The internet continues to make real life even better.
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Gus Kenworthy Calls Out Unchecked Homophobia On YouTube After Olympics
"I'm confident enough to brush it off but a younger me would have had a harder time."
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U.S. Olympian Deletes Selfie With Ivanka Trump: 'I Was Tired Of Reading The Hate'
“It was allowing people to spew hate at each other which broke my heart," said bobsledder Lauren Gibbs.
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Olympic Doping Whistleblower Fights Back Against Russian-Backed Lawsuit
By Michael Isikoff, Yahoo News
The strange case of Grigory Rodchenkov, who blew the whistle on Russia's Olympic doping operation and fled to the U.S., takes another turn.
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Figure Skater Yuzuru Hanyu Strikes Most Extra Pose For Olympic Group Selfie
He brought so much fire to the ice for this shot.
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