<![CDATA[Olympics News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/ en-us Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:26 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:00:26 CST Olympics 60 AP investigation: Human sewage in Rio water a threat at 2016 Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article29523133.html#storylink=rss The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America’s first games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic beaches of Rio de Janeiro.

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AP Investigation: Filthy Rio water a threat at 2016 Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article29515324.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 17:39:07 CDT By BRAD BROOKS and JENNY BARCHFIELD ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article29515324.html Bach: Boston failed to deliver on 'promises' to USOC http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29268049.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:09:26 CDT By STEPHEN WILSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29268049.html US Olympic hero Jim Craig to auction memorabilia http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29396233.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:39:05 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29396233.html Olympic officials insist on US bid for 2024 Summer Games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article29382451.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:00:00 CDT By DAVID WHARTON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article29382451.html Overland Park’s Shannon Vreeland was top female athlete at World University Games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article28278214.html#storylink=rss Swimmer Shannon Vreeland won four gold medals and a bronze medal at the World University Games in South Korea and she was named the Most Valuable Player among females athletes. Now she has her sights on the 2016 Olympic Games.

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IOC chief Bach confident about new stadium in Tokyo http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article27567388.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Jul 2015 05:37:04 CDT By PAUL NEWBERRY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article27567388.html IOC president wants good competition from best golfers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article27567865.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Jul 2015 07:43:04 CDT By DOUG FERGUSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article27567865.html Golf stars urged to stay in Olympic Village during Rio Games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article27568129.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Jul 2015 06:52:03 CDT By STEVE DOUGLAS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article27568129.html U.S. hockey team’s ‘Miracle’ gold medal was 35 years ago http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article10589618.html#storylink=rss It’s been more than three decades since his landmark goal became the centerpiece of the U.S. Olympic hockey team’s Miracle on Ice. For 60-year-old Mike Eruzione, it still seems like only yesterday.

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Brazil data: Olympic water 'unfit' for triathletes to swim http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29631724.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:19:10 CDT By BRAD BROOKS and TALES AZZONI ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29631724.html No move to alter Olympic venues despite water contamination http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29565331.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:34:06 CDT By STEPHEN WADE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/article29565331.html Russia's Sochi suggested as host for 2024 Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29632018.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:44:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29632018.html Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29614447.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:14:09 CDT By STEPHEN WILSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29614447.html Technical issues force 2 votes for 2022 Winter Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29633194.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:13:10 CDT By DENNIS PASSA ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29633194.html Beijing chosen to host 2022 Winter Olympics, angering human rights groups http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article29631121.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:00:00 CDT By JONATHAN KAIMAN AND JULIE MAKINEN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article29631121.html Belgian designer to insist Tokyo changes Olympic logo http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29623981.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:59:07 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29623981.html Muted reaction in Almaty as Kazakh city's Olympic bid fails http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article29617588.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:34:09 CDT By LEILA SARALAYEVA ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/national-international/article29617588.html Reaction to Beijing's victory as 2022 Winter Olympic host http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29628985.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:33:16 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article29628985.html Beijing celebrates winning the 2022 Winter Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29620972.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:19:07 CDT By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article29620972.html Volunteer clinic provides care, supplies to Special Olympics athletes http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article29628421.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:00:00 CDT By KATIE SHEPHERD ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/olympics/article29628421.html Analysis: Can new Olympic Games bid city undo damage? 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