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  • BC-OLY--USOC-Sex Abuse,1st Ld-Writethru

    CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the U.S. Olympic Committee has serious concerns when it comes to funding an independent agency to investigate sex-abuse claims inside Olympic sports. "I'd be lying to say I'm unequivocally confident that we can raise the $15 million we need to raise," CEO Scott Blackmun said. In June, the USOC announced it was...

  • BC-OLY--USOC-Sex Abuse

    CHICAGO (AP) — The head of the U.S. Olympic Committee questions whether he can find the money for an independent agency to investigate sex-abuse claims in Olympic sports. CEO Scott Blackmun said "I'd be lying to say I'm unequivocally confident that we can raise the $15 million we need to raise." In June, the USOC announced it was creating the...

  • Family, friends witness healing from Warrior Games firsthand

    Jeannie Dadgostar has her son, Nicholas, back. And she credits this week's Warrior Games and the Air Force veteran's efforts preparing for the six-day event for his return. "There is a light in him now that wasn't there while he was undergoing his 32 operations," she said before Sunday's opening ceremony, which drew a crowd of 2,000 to the...

  • Teen wins inaugural U.S. championship

    Lars Hultgren, 16, held off pentathlete Harry Green by one second to win the first U.S. Biathle National Championship in a tight race from start to finish. In the run-swim-run competition, Harry had the lead after the swimming portion, but it was Lars who would overtake him in the final running portion and hold on for the win. Biathle or...

  • BC-OLY--USOC Assembly,3rd Ld-Writethru

    CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Olympic Committee received near-unanimous support from the country's sports federations in a poll asking whether they would support a bid for the 2024 Olympics — another sign that a U.S. city will make a run at hosting the next available Summer Games. In his annual address Friday to the USOC Assembly, CEO Scott Blackmun...