olympics

Global Politics

Olympic package

The World's Katy Clark reports on past instances when politics intruded on the Olympic Games; some activists would like to see a boycott of the Beijing Olympics that China will host in August.

Sports

China's approach to sports

In just over two weeks, Beijing hosts the Olympic Games, and The World's Mary Kay Magistad looks at how China's approach to sports and physical activity is different from that of many Western countries.

Sports

China's track star leaves race

China's top track athlete Liu Xiang dropped out of a hurdles race in Beijing today. Anchor Lisa Mullins talks to correspondent Mary Kay Magistad about Liu Xiang and other Olympics news.