*Also faces heavy losses from Ukraine investments. MOSCOW, Nov 27- A $20 billion bailout request from Russia's state development bank is raising questions about the running of a lender which helped fund the Sochi Olympics in 2014.. The descendent of a Soviet foreign trade bank, Vnesheconombank or VEB assumed a bigger role in 2007 when Russia designated it as the...» Read More
The USOC names Los Angeles for the 2024 Olympics bid.
The U.S. Olympic Committee and Los Angeles near an agreement to name the city the U.S. candidate to host the 2024 Summer Games.
Beijing was chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, which highlights a bigger problem—many cities don't think it's worth the cost.
Natalie Morales, NBC News, reports the details on the countdown to Rio Olympics.
Three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh Jennings, beach volleyball player talks about going for the gold in the 2016 Olympic Games and balancing the role of mother, wife and Olympic athlete.
An experimental Ebola vaccine is showing early promise in Africa, and Beijing has been chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on the newly-selected host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Brazil Summer Olympics' athletes will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human feces that they risk becoming ill and unable to compete. The Associated Press reports.
Discovery Communications wins the Olympic broadcasting rights across Europe over the span of the next four games.
David Zaslav, Discovery CEO, discusses the $1.45 billion deal to televise the Olympic games in 2018, 2020, 2022 and 2024 on television and on the Internet.
Paul McGinley, professional golfer, discusses the Ryder Cup, and the future of golf
Boston may have won the United States Olympic Committee bid for 2024, but not everyone in Beantown is excited to host.
It's remarkably expensive to host the Olympics, but Boston is proposing bargain-price games for 2024.
The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced its bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games on Tuesday.
Economic troubles at the only remaining rival bidder for the 2022 Olympics have left an open path for Beijing to host again.
Four time Olympics gold medalist Ben Ainslie, offers advice to investors on what it takes to be a winner in sports and in the markets.
Four time Olympics gold medalist Ben Ainslie discusses his attempt to raise £80 million ($128 million) to win the America's Cup.
Tokyo's 2020 Summer Olympics were meant to be different: compact, on budget and on time. But now, the optimism is ebbing.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports obstacle race courses are the fastest growing sport in the U.S. right now. The company's CEO Joe DeSena hopes to get to 42 countries and turn this into an Olympic sport.