At a glittering but sub-zero ceremony, South and North Korea brought the crowd to its feet as they entered behind the blue-and-white Korean unification flag.
South Korea celebrates neighbor's decision to send ceremonial head of state to Winter Games
A freestyle swimmer, basketball player and former judo wrestler, Ibrahim Al-Hussein received the flame from the head of Greece's Olympic Committee, Spyros Capralos, at the camp that houses about 1,500 refugees and other migrants.
Viewers are slamming the network for endless commercial breaks and tape delays from Rio.
An unprecedented warning, issued just over six months from the opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, came after the World Health Organization declared an emergency over the mosquito-borne virus
Kosovo Prime Minister Hashim Thaci welcomed the news in Pristina and even revealed the name of the team's flag bearer in Rio.
The International Olympic Committee's President Bach said IOC members could welcome a future bid from Istanbul for the Olympic games.
An English businessman by the name of Martin Sorrell has blamed the BBC for exaggerating Istanbul’s Gezi Park riots and thus resulting in Istanbul’s bid to host the Olympics failing.