Feb 22, 2013 The U.S. Olympic Committee has invited 35 mayors to bid for the 2024 Olympics, but the cost of just applying is more than most cities want to spend.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 12, 2012 If you find yourself still pining for the Olympic Games, never fear! Now you can own a piece of the games. Literally.
Aug 14, 2012 Now that the Games are over, small businesses in London are complaining of losses in their books.
Aug 13, 2012 Olympic athletes helped increase sales of colorful therapeutic tape.
Aug 10, 2012 London Olympics go smoothly despite trademark British glumness heading into them.
Aug 10, 2012 The Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt won yet another Olympic gold medal last night in the 200 meter sprint. The 25-year-old has declared himself a "living legend."
Aug 6, 2012 Looks like NBC will sell enough ads to break even on the London summer games, which cost $1.3 billion. Its Olympic-sized audience is also a great place to tout NBC programming.
Aug 2, 2012 China's government sees winning gold medals as a key affirmation of the country's worth. Athletes who don't come first can get a frosty reception.
Aug 1, 2012 The network said today it's on track to break even on its Olympics coverage. NBC had expected to take a loss.