IOC decides against further punishment for Ryan Lochte

Ryan Lochte will not receive separate punishment from the International Olympic Committee for lying about being robbed at gunpoint during the Rio de Janeiro Games. science news Continue reading IOC decides against further punishment for Ryan Lochte

For eight Paralympic Games, Colorado’s Allison Jones has been flying the flag for Team USA

Eight-time Paralympian Allison Jones of Colorado Springs, who was born without a right femur, is in Rio for her fourth Summer Paralympics in cycling. science news Continue reading For eight Paralympic Games, Colorado’s Allison Jones has been flying the flag for Team USA

Ryan Lochte banned through June 2017, loses $100,000 in bonuses

Ryan Lochte is banned from swimming through next June and will forfeit $100,000 in bonus money that went with his gold medal at the Olympics. science news Continue reading Ryan Lochte banned through June 2017, loses $100,000 in bonuses

IOC will cooperate with Brazilian Olympic ticket probe

The International Olympic Committee promised to cooperate Wednesday with Brazilian authorities in the ticket scalping investigation that has targeted one of its executive board members. science news Continue reading IOC will cooperate with Brazilian Olympic ticket probe

Kiszla: Captain America plays rugby, tackles hard and does Colorado proud… from a wheelchair

On Wednesday, Regier will awake in Rio De Janeiro for the opening of the Paralympic Games. He is Captain America, with a kid in the stands, a country to represent and one last medal to chase. science news Continue reading Kiszla: Captain America plays rugby, tackles hard and does Colorado proud… from a wheelchair

Ryan Lochte quiet on returning to Brazil, will compete on “Dancing with the Stars”

Ryan Lochte isn’t saying whether he’ll return to Brazil to face a charge of filing a false police report over a gas station encounter during the Olympics. science news Continue reading Ryan Lochte quiet on returning to Brazil, will compete on “Dancing with the Stars”

Ryan Lochte’s legal troubles mount in Brazil after Rio incident

Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. science news Continue reading Ryan Lochte’s legal troubles mount in Brazil after Rio incident

U.S. swimmer James Feigen apologizes for “serious distraction” in Rio

U.S. swimmer James Feigen apologized for the “serious distraction” he and three teammates caused at a gas station during the Rio Olympics, saying he omitted facts in his statement to police. science news Continue reading U.S. swimmer James Feigen apologizes for “serious distraction” in Rio

Mongolia’s Olympic wrestling strip gets public backing

A skin-baring protest by a pair of Mongolian wrestling coaches at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics might have struck some observers as slightly bizarre. Back home in their landlocked Asian nation, however, it’s been praised as the appropriate response to bad refereeing. science news Continue reading Mongolia’s Olympic wrestling strip gets public backing

Mongolian wrestling coaches strip off clothes in protest at Rio Olympics

Two Mongolian wrestling coaches stripped off their clothing to protest the result of a bronze medal match, a bizarre turn in a day where officiating was highly criticized. science news Continue reading Mongolian wrestling coaches strip off clothes in protest at Rio Olympics