• Olympic hero Michael Phelps looks to dip his toes in tech

    In this Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, photo, former Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps poses for a portrait while attending the Quickbooks Connect conference as a featured speaker in San Jose, Calif. Phelps is looking for his next golden opportunity in business after retiring from his sport as the most decorated athlete in Olympic history. He thinks he might find it in Silicon Valley, joining a growing list of athletes and entertainers trying to build upon their fortunes in a technology-driven area teeming with geeky millionaires. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Michael Phelps wants to dive into Silicon Valley’s investment opportunities as he tries to make the transition from Olympic swimming star and product pitchman to entrepreneur.

  • Hungary’s swim head resigns ahead of hosting 2017 worlds

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The head of Hungary’s swimming federation said Wednesday he was resigning, less than a year before the country will host the 2017 world championships.

  • William Peace adds men’s, women’s swimming

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — William Peace is adding men’s and women’s swimming teams and has hired Jamie Bloom as the coach of both squads.

  • Olympic officials say rowing, swim venues will stay in Tokyo

    Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike speaks at the IOC debriefing meeting in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016. Olympic officials have agreed to keep the rowing and swimming venues at their planned sites in Tokyo for the 2020 Games. A decision on the volleyball venue has been postponed until Christmas. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)

    TOKYO (AP) — Olympic organizers agreed Tuesday to keep the rowing, canoe sprint and swimming venues at their planned sites in Tokyo for the 2020 Games, while postponing a decision until Christmas on a possible switch for volleyball.

  • Pool from US Olympic trials to relocate to Boston

    BOSTON (AP) — The pool from the 2012 Olympic trials will be dismantled and moved to Boston after the competition.