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Percentage-wise LGBT Athletes Out-Perfomed Straights in Rio

Aug 23
For everyone who ever said that LGBT people aren't good at sports.

Sports Court Confirms Russia Ban from Rio Paralympics

By Graham Dunbar | Aug 23
Russia is banned from the Paralympic Games as punishment for a state-backed doping program, after losing an appeal at sport's highest court.

UK 'Christian' Group Says Being Gay Didn't Help Tom Daley at Rio Games

Aug 22
It turns out that "Christian" anti-LGBT groups in England are just as vile as they are in America.

USL Investigating Claim of Anti-Gay Slurs Used Against Robbie Rogers

Aug 22
The United Soccer League (USL) is investigating a claim made by openly gay player Robbie Rogers that a player on the opposing team made repeated anti-gay slurs during a match this weekend.

Speedo USA Becomes the First Major Sponsor to Drop Lochte

By Paul Newberry | Aug 22
Ryan Lochte lost his first major sponsor when Speedo USA announced it is dropping the swimmer over a drunken incident during the Rio Olympics that he initially described as an armed robbery.

Samba, Reflections and Pride in Final Rio Olympics Party

By Peter Prengaman and Mauricio Savarese | Aug 22
Shaking to samba and expressing a sense of longing with uniquely Brazilian words, Olympians and fans said goodbye to the Rio Games with one last big bash that was both revelatory and a sigh of relief.

Cruising Toward An End to HIV/AIDS

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 22
For the 22nd year, riders in the annual Cycle for the Cause will pedal from Boston to New York.

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of The Rio Games

By Tim Reynolds | Aug 20
The Rio de Janeiro Olympics were not perfect. But there were moments - some great, some dreadful and some downright ugly - that will not, and should not, be forgotten.

Americans Extend Medal Count To 27 In Olympic Track Meet

By Pat Graham | Aug 20
Tori Bowie is showing her true colors - bronze, silver and, now, gold.

Team GB to Wear Illuminated Shoes at Rio's Closing Ceremony

Aug 20
Team GB lit up the Olympic Games with their glittering performances and they will light up the closing ceremony - with their illuminated shoes.

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