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PALO ALTO, CA - JULY 13:  Team Yahoo and Silicon Valley Bank members play Ultimate Frisbee during the Founder Institute\'s Silicon Valley Sports League event on July 13, 2013 in Palo Alto, California.  (Photo by C Flanigan/Getty Images)

Newest Olympic Sport: Ultimate Frisbee?

By David Heim  Ultimate Frisbee, as well as other flying disc sports, have been recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). *Cue college students rejoicing everywhere.* To the green! Now to clarify, this does not […]

08/03/2015

Chinese people wearing traditional costumes gather to celebrate as Beijing is announced as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, in Shijiazhuang, the capital of northern China\'s Hebei province on July 31, 2015.  Performers erupted into orchestrated dancing and flag-waving in Beijing as the Chinese capital won the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics host, with experts describing it as the only \"safe\" choice but campaign groups condemning the decision.   CHINA OUT   AFP PHOTO

The Olympics Are Heading Back To Beijing

By David Heim The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Friday that Beijing has won the rights to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, marking the second time Beijing will have the honors. Beijing defeated Kazakhstan […]

07/31/2015

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Olympic Snowboarder Denounces Russian Anti-gay Law

Two-time Olympic gold-medal winner Seth Wescott says the Winter Olympics in Russia could be tarnished because of Russian legislation that bans gay “propaganda.”

09/12/2013