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Feb 4, 2014 12:30 PM ET // AFP
Environmentalists bemoan wrecked habitat, destroyed wildlife populations and bungled attempts to remedy the consequences of a massive program to ready Sochi for Friday's opening ceremony.
Oct 9, 2013 05:34 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
The world's the largest artificial wave machine in surfing history is planned for construction in the United States. Continue reading →
Sep 4, 2013 12:00 PM ET // AFP
The battered nuclear plant at Fukushima, where radioactive water is leaking into the ocean, hangs over Tokyo's bid for the 2020 Olympic Games.
Aug 14, 2012 05:03 AM ET // Tim Wall
The Olympic Village where the athletes lived will be reused to become 4,500 new homes in the lower Lea valley of east London.