The International Olympic Committee is notorious for aggressively policing copyright infringement of TV coverage of its biannual games to protect its broadcast partners — even banning users from…
The International Olympic Committee plans to launch an over-the-top digital TV channel as early as 2015, which will be stocked with archive material and some international sports coverage. The OTT…
Tokyo won the vote for 2020 Summer Olympic Games on Saturday, beating out two other finalists Istanbul and Madrid. The Japanese capital city previously held the Summer Olympics in 1964, while the…
NBC Sports chief Mark Lazarus on Saturday acknowledged that the network will address the controversy stirred by Russia’s new anti-gay laws in the Peacock’s coverage of February’s winter Olympics in…
With increasing criticism of a newly passed law in Russia that criminalizes so-called gay “propaganda,” observers say NBC will have to address the issue in some fashion as it broadcasts the Winter…
When it comes to causes, Hollywood is engaged. But look for celebs to grapple with an unexpected issue next: wrestling.
The U.S. Olympic Committee is postponing plans to launch its own TV channel in the face of objections from international Olympic officials.
USA Gymnastics signed a deal Wednesday to air its biggest events on NBC and cable partner Universal Sports through 2012.
The battle that has erupted over the U.S. Olympic Committee's plan to launch a cable channel in partnership with Comcast Corp. boils down to a fight over who gets to mine the gold from…
Beijing's poker-faced police have been told to smile more by the authorities, but now they are being taken to task by an Intl. Olympic Committee member for their continuing grim expressions.