The World Health Organization said there were 21 million new coronavirus cases reported globally last week, and health care workers in about half the states face a Thursday deadline to get their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Here's some more top news related to the virus.
China has undergone history-making change since the last time it was an Olympic host in 2008: It is richer, more heavily armed and openly confrontational.
Four athletes are making their fifth trip to the Olympic Games in 2022: Shaun White and Lindsey Jacobellis in snowboarding, Katie Uhlaender in…
The 223 athletes make up the second-biggest contingent the U.S. has ever sent to the Games.
The 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics showcased China's reemergence on the world stage.
Sean McCann peered at the targets through a spotting scope and used a hand-held magnetic board to mark where the bullets hit.
World health officials are offering hope that the ebbing of the omicron wave could give way to a new, more manageable phase of the COVID-19 pandemic.
He's a legitimate medal threat in three events at next month's Beijing Games: giant slalom, super-G and downhill.
Mangan, 24, was selected to the U.S. Alpine team for the Beijing Winter Games and is expected to compete in the Alpine combined, which combines a downhill or super-G run with a slalom run, mixing the top technical skiers with the top racers.
The Olympic Charter runs 112 pages and reads like something Gwyneth Paltrow would have written if she were in charge of the Games instead of Goop.
NBC will not be sending its announcers and most hosts to the Beijing Olympics due to continued concerns about rising COVID-19 cases worldwide and China's strict policy about those who test positive.
Beijing might have seemed like the best option at the time.
First, the U.S. diplomats and a handful of allies said “no.” Now it’s the NHL. Some party this is shaping up to be.
The NHL announced it is pausing its season as of Wednesday, two days before its planned Christmas break. All NHL facilities will be shut down …
The Beijing Winter Olympics open in just under two months and are the target of a diplomatic boycott by the United States, with others likely …
The U.S. will stage a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing to protest Chinese human rights abuses, the White House co…
"Buying 'Made in USA' supports good jobs in communities throughout the nation," writes Greg Owens.
Miller retired in May with 391 regular-season wins, the most for a U.S.-born goalie in NHL history.
Thumbs up or down?
Scamurra, a 2013 Nichols School graduate, was among 27 players invited to be part of the U.S. Women’s National Team Residency Program that begins in October in Blaine, Minn.
One year to go and Beijing 2022 organizers unveil the Olympic torch as the Chinese capital gears up to become the first city to host the Summe…
It’s time for the U.S. to begin ramping up production of its vast mineral reserves.
China's parliament passed national security legislation for Hong Kong on Tuesday, setting the stage for the most radical changes to the former…