The United States has named former tennis star Billie Jean King to be in the US delegation to the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
A torchbearer died of a heart attack after carrying the Olympic flame as part of Russia's torch relay leading up to Sochi 2014.
The International Olympic Committee has set up a £6 million anti-doping fund to boost detection methods within sport.
Russian gay rights advocates called for increased pressure on the IOC ahead of the 2014 winter games in Sochi.
The defiant Indian Olympic Association finally slammed its door on corrupt officials to get the country back into the Olymics.
IOC chief Thomas Bach has criticised the shortage of television coverage of Olympic sports outside the four-yearly Games.
The United States will bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics as long as they find a candidate city that meets necessary conditions.
Gay rights activists asked IOC president Thomas Bach to launch an independent investigation into the implications of Russian law.
Taxpayers are reportedly to end up paying up to £185m to convert the London 2012 Olympic Stadium into a football ground.
Anti-doping measures for the 2014 Sochi Olympics will be the toughest of any Winter Games, IOC president Thomas Bach has said.
Vladimir Putin has said that Russians must not "create a torrent of hatred towards anyone" including homosexuals at the Olympics.
The adoption of a revised World Anti-Doping Code received "overwhelming support" after intense discussions.
New IOC president Thomas Bach believes new testing should be the priority to strengthen the fight against doping in sport.
Usain Bolt ate his way through 1,000 chicken nuggets during the Beijing Olympic Games, the sprinter has revealed.
A three-man crew took the Olympic torch to the International Space Station, to send it on its first space walk in a showcase for Sochi 2014.
Two Russian cosmonauts will take the Olympic torch on its first space walk this week in a spectacular showcase for the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi.