Austria is tightening its anti-doping laws, making it illegal for athletes to work with coaches and officials who have been banned in doping cases.

The head of Hungary's national Olympic committee says it fully supports a possible Budapest bid for the 2024 Games.

South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius was cleared of premeditated murder in the killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

The 2016 U.S. Olympic swim trials in Omaha, Nebraska, will take place June 26-July 3.

Bob Suter, who patrolled the blue line for Team USA's gold-medal winning "Miracle on Ice" team in 1980, died on Tuesday at the age of 57.

Olympic officials are increasing their collaboration with Interpol to combat match-fixing and illegal betting.

The IOC says it has received assurances from FIFA President Sepp Blatter that the 2022 World Cup will not clash with the Winter Olympics.

Thomas Bach has been moving at breakneck speed in his first year as IOC president. Yet even he didn't expect to secure support for his Olympic reforms so quickly.

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