- Party Around the World: Great sports, great spots to party Updated: May-29-16 5:04 pm
From the breathtaking view at a ski station in the French Alps to a horse race that "stops the nation" Down Under to the wackiest golf hole in the Arizona desert - make that the entire planet - sports fans will find the party.
- Nibali wins 2nd Giro d'Italia title and 4th Grand Tour Updated: May-29-16 12:25 pm
TURIN, Italy - Riding a completely pink bicycle and patting his teammates, home favorite Vincenzo Nibali clinched a second Giro d'Italia victory and a fourth Grand Tour title on Sunday but Giacomo Nizzolo's hopes of a first stage win were again dashed as he was disqualified.
- Tour de Belgique race cancels stage after mass crash Updated: May-28-16 10:36 am
PARIS - The Tour de Belgique cycling race says it has canceled its fourth stage following a serious crash.
- Phinney, Small make Olympic statement with US titles Updated: May-27-16 4:48 pm
Taylor Phinney and Carmen Small will wear the stars-and-stripes jerseys for the next year.
- UCI president expresses concern over Rio venue preparations Updated: May-25-16 6:30 pm
The president of cycling's world governing body remains "very, very concerned" that the velodrome under construction for the Rio Olympics will not be completed in time for a proper test event.
- France tapping fuel stocks as strikes cause gas shortages Updated: May-25-16 11:10 am
LE HAVRE, France - French drivers are fuming, oil industry workers are divided, and the government is reaching into its fuel reserves to end gasoline shortages that have heightened the stakes of nationwide protests to defend labor protections.
- 23,000 police mobilized to protect Tour de France Updated: May-24-16 8:11 am
PARIS - Cyclists at the Tour de France will be under the watch of an unprecedented force of 23,000 police, including SWAT-like intervention squads, as the government tries to ensure security amid extremist threats.
- USA Cycling unveils high-tech pursuit bike for Rio Olympics Updated: May-20-16 11:43 am
The fastest women's pursuit team in track cycling just got a whole lot faster.
- Armed tour guides: A day with Paris' Sentinel terror patrol Updated: May-19-16 9:45 am
PARIS - Cpt. Julien's military career has taken him to Mali, Chad, the Central African Republic and other hot spots.
- French parliament approves extension of state of emergency Updated: May-19-16 7:29 am
PARIS - France's lower house of parliament has definitively approved a two-month extension of the state of emergency that was declared after the deadly Nov. 13 attacks in Paris.
- Operation Puerto continues to shed bad light on Spain Updated: May-13-16 7:49 am
MADRID - Ten years later, one of the worst doping scandals in Spain continues to haunt the country's athletes.
- UCI to test thousands of race bicycles for hidden motors Updated: May-03-16 1:35 pm
AIGLE, Switzerland - The International Cycling Union plans to test thousands of bicycles for hidden motors, including at the Tour de France and Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
- Quintana wins Tour of Romandie; Albasini gets stage win Updated: May-01-16 9:15 am
GENEVA - Nairo Quintana protected his overall lead to win the Tour of Romandie on Sunday after a final stage won by race specialist Michael Albasini.