The traditoinal torch lighting event was overshadowed by protesters raising concerns about China's alleged human rights violations.
Two months after competing in the Tokyo Olympics, Kenyan distance runner Agnes Tirop was found dead in her own home.
'This award belongs to everyone who has been part of my Olympic journey,' the 6-foot-1, 300-pound weightlifter said.
China is banning foreign spectators from the upcoming Olympics and is imposing unprecedented rules to control athletes.
A transgender weightlifter who totally failed once he reached the Olympics has been named 'Sportswoman of the Year.'
The IOC said it welcomed 'the decision to allow for the sale of tickets to spectators residing in China’s mainland.'
'To be clear, I blame Larry Nassar, and I also blame an entire system that enabled and perpetrated his abuse,' Biles testified to the Senate.
Olympian Tries to Auction Off Medal to Pay for Infant's Heart Surgery, But Winning Bidder Refuses Prize
Maria Andrejczyk's decision to auction off her medal wasn't a difficult one, as she had her sights set on what truly mattered.
One former USWNT teammate is now alleging Rapinoe's political posturing came at the expense of her teammates.
The 36-year-old women's soccer star and national anthem protester is coming off a disappointing Olympics performance.