Closing ceremonies for the 2016 Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, were held Sunday, Aug. 21.
Over the years doping scandals have led to numerous suspensions and Olympic medal losses. Take a look at some of the biggest doping scandals in Olympic history.
Every Olympics you can count on a flood of photographs of Olympic winners chomping down on their medals for the camera. But why?
Not all Olympic sports are as popular as swimming or soccer, but they can make for some excellent pictures.
When the world's greatest athletes push themselves to the limit, injuries are often an unpleasant and painful reality.
The Olympics celebrate sports from all realms. Here's a look at some discontinued events from past Olympics, including a few that mounted comebacks, finding their way back into the games.
These snapshots provide a glimpse into the controversies and tragedies that have surrounded the Olympics during the modern era.
The 2016 Olympic games will be hosted in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Aug. 5. Take a look at photos of the 2016 medal designs winners will receive.
The 2016 Olympic Games officially kick off Friday with the opening ceremonies. Some of the best athletes from the U.S. and around the world will compete for gold.
Brazil is again front and center on the world stage as host of the 2016 Olympic Games. Find out more about the country.
Various high-profile names won't be attending the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro due to concerns over the Zika virus.
The U.S. Men's Basketball Team is favored to win the gold medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics.
U.S.swimmer Michael Phelps will appear in his fourth straight Olympics having won 22 medals, 18 of them gold, more than any other Olympian.
Athletes from around the world grow up dreaming of one day representing their country and winning an Olympic medal.