Torch still going to Tibet, organizers say - March 15, 2008
IOC president wants to see top soccer players at Olympics - March 9, 2008
Current unrest in Tibet will not affect plans to take the Olympic torch in a few weeks time through the remote mountainous region on its way to Beijing, a spokesman for the Games organizers said on Sa... Read more
Disgraced sprinter Marion Jones reports to jail - March 8, 2008
The IOC may try to renegotiate its deal with FIFA over Olympic soccer to get the world's top players competing at future Games, IOC president Jacques Rogge said in an interview published on Sunday.
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Olympic women ski jumpers grounded - February 29, 2008
Former Olympic champion Marion Jones, sentenced in January to six months prison for lying about using steroids, Friday reported to a Texas jail.
Jones, who has been stripped of the three gold and two... Read more
Spielberg's Olympic-size snub - February 13, 2008
International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge slammed the door on women's ski jumping at the 2010 Games, saying it would "dilute" the value of Olympic medals.
And Rogge yesterday denied acc... Read more
For image-conscious China, the public snub by Oscar-winning director Steven Spielberg, withdrawing involvement with the Beijing Summer Olympic Games to protest the country's perceived indifference to ... Read more