Paris rushing to finish 2024 Olympics construction work
The Porte de la Chapelle Arena in construction for the Paris2024 Olympic games has been delayed by supply chain distortion caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
Sha'carri Richardson booted from American Airlines flight after argument with flight attendant
Track and field star Sha'Carri Richardson was ordered to deplane an American Airlines flight Saturday morning after a heated exchange with a flight attendant.
Japan arrests 4 on bribery suspicions in Tokyo Olympics
A former Tokyo Olympic committee board member and three people from a clothing company that sponsored the 2020 Games have been arrested on bribery suspicions.
Olympic partner Airbnb silent on Uyghur genocide, previously championed voting and Kenosha shooting victims
Lodging and accommodations rental service Airbnb is never afraid to speak up about injustice – unless it's China.
Beijing Olympics sponsor Procter & Gamble silent on Uyghur genocide after calling out US 'systemic racism'
Procter & Gamble (P&G), an official sponsor of the 2022 Winter Olympics in China, is staying mum on the country's genocide of Uyghur Muslims despite being vocal on human rights issues in the U.S.
Sasse presses Google and Apple on hosting 'PRC mandated spyware' with Olympics app
Sen. Sasse is accusing Google and Apple of facilitating Chinese spyware on their platforms.
How to stage Olympics in a snow-challenged city
Months of snowmaking was necessary to put on the Winter Games in Beijing.
GOP congressman says NBC refused to air advertisement slamming 'Genocide Games' sponsors
NBC is allegedly refusing to air a Republican congressman's advertisement that criticizes several United States corporations for sponsoring the 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing.
Beijing Olympics: Coca-Cola quiet on Uyghur genocide after criticizing Georgia election law
The Coca-Cola Company continues to stay quiet about China's genocide of Uyghur Muslims amid the company's involvement in the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.
Olympic athletes' self-censoring won't stop after return from China: human rights experts
Olympic athletes' self-censorship of their criticism of the Chinese government does not stop when they leave the country because they rely on lucrative corporate sponsorship deals with companies that stand to lose money if they criticize the Chinese Communist Party, multiple human rights experts say.
US companies advertising at Winter Olympics 2022 are ‘sponsoring’ genocide in China, US official says
Corporate sponsors pour hundreds of millions of dollars to advertise during the Winter Olympics in Beijing, but vice chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has argued this equates to "sponsoring" genocide.
Nasdaq bell-ringing ceremony featured Chinese official who called genocide of Uyghur Muslims 'lies'
Huang Ping, who has been the consul general of China’s New York Consulate since 2018, posted two videos of himself on Twitter participating in Nasdaq's virtual bell ringing ceremony and the lighting of the Empire State Building for the start of the Lunar New Year.
Beijing Olympics: Nike won't say where Team USA's podium uniforms made
Team USA Olympians and Paralympians will be sporting Nike apparel on the winner’s podium at the Beijing Winter Olympics, but the company is staying mum on where the outfits are manufactured.
GOP Rep. Steel pressures Olympic corporate sponsors to shine light on CCP abuses
Steel sent the letter ahead of the China-hosted winter games, urging corporate sponsors of the Winter Olympics — from Coca-Cola to AirBnB — to use their advertising budgets and reach to expose the CCP’s actions.
US officials won't attend Beijing Winter Olympics
The Biden administration won’t send U.S. officials to attend the coming 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, staging a diplomatic boycott that drew immediate criticism from China.
Peng Shuai: Olympics officials announce second call with Chinese tennis player, WTA stands by decision
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) claimed Wednesday that it had a second video call with Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai after the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) decided to suspend all tournaments in China and Hong Kong.
NBC's planned Beijing Olympics coverage targeted by human rights groups
NBC and other broadcasters around the world are being asked to cancel their planned coverage of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, according to a report.
US Olympic gold medal swimmer Katie Ledecky likely to owe tens of thousands in taxes for winnings
Olympic gold medalist swimmer Katie Ledecky will be leaving Tokyo with two gold medals and two silvers, and reportedly a large tax bill.
Simone Biles receives support from Gap's Athleta: 'We are inspired'
Simone Biles received support from her sponsor Athleta following her withdrawal from the gymnastics team final at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday.
Olympian Christina Clemons partners up with Doritos after chip bag earrings go viral: 'It's official!'
U.S. Olympic hurdler Christina Clemons has officially partnered up with Doritos after qualifying for the Olympics last month while wearing earrings of the popular American snack brand’s cool ranch chips.