LA 2028 Olympics: Skateboarding, surfing, sport climbing in; boxing, weightlifting, modern pentathlon out (for now)

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Skateboarding, surfing and sport climbing, which made their Olympic debuts in Tokyo, will remain on the program through the 2028 Los Angeles Games. [more]

Laurel Hubbard, transgender weightlifter, named to New Zealand Olympic team

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Laurel Hubbard, a transgender weightlifter from New Zealand, has been named to the nation's Olympic team after qualifying via international rankings. [more]

U.S. Olympic weightlifting roster largest in 25 years, possibly best in 60 years

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The U.S. Olympic weightlifting team is its largest in 25 years -- the maximum four men and four women with a handful of medal contenders. [more]