The US Olympic Committee helps support American athletes compete on a worldwide stage every two years. But the organization helps promote athletes with endorsement deals and generates millions in revenue, prompting TaxVox' Howard Gleckman to ask why it should be exempt from paying taxes.
The Russian government is blocking a shipment of 5,000 little cups of Chobani yogurt to the US Olympic team in Sochi, saying that the yogurt lacks the correct paperwork to clear Russian customs.
Lindsay Lohan reportedly has a literary agent and may have a pending book deal.
But the plan to identify and bar gay foreigners is a serious concern in Gulf countries, where homosexuality is punishable by prison time, or even death.