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  • Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:22:45 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:38:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.More >>
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.More >>
  • AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

    AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:22:48 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-05-22 20:45:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014, file photo, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges in Baltimore. After revealing the depths of his depression _ and even t...(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File). FILE - In this Dec. 19, 2014, file photo, Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges in Baltimore. After revealing the depths of his depression _ and even t...
    AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool.More >>
    AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool.More >>
  • Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

    Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

    Monday, May 21 2018 2:42 PM EDT2018-05-21 18:42:05 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:37 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:37:40 GMT
    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.More >>
    Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up.More >>
  • USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

    USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

    Monday, May 21 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-05-21 20:52:17 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 11:06 PM EDT2018-05-22 03:06:13 GMT
    USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes.More >>
    USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes.More >>
  • Russia's doping capital gears up for World Cup

    Russia's doping capital gears up for World Cup

    Monday, May 21 2018 11:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 15:22:03 GMT
    Monday, May 21 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-05-22 02:03:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by ...(AP Photo/Julia Chestnova). This photo taken on Thursday, May 17, 2018 shows a view of the Olympic Sports Center where Panama's soccer team will live during the 2018 World Cup in Saransk, Russia. Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by ...
    Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by hosting the World Cup after years of doping scandals.More >>
    Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by hosting the World Cup after years of doping scandals.More >>
  • USA Gymnastics VP Faehn out amid fallout from Nassar scandal

    USA Gymnastics VP Faehn out amid fallout from Nassar scandal

    Friday, May 18 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-05-18 16:20:24 GMT
    Friday, May 18 2018 6:24 PM EDT2018-05-18 22:24:25 GMT
    USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from former victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes.More >>
    USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from former victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes.More >>
  • British ex-culture secretary Tessa Jowell dies at 70

    British ex-culture secretary Tessa Jowell dies at 70

    Sunday, May 13 2018 3:53 AM EDT2018-05-13 07:53:23 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 9:54 PM EDT2018-05-14 01:54:26 GMT
    Tessa Jowell, the former U.K. culture secretary who played a key role in securing the 2012 London Olympics, has died.More >>
    Tessa Jowell, the former U.K. culture secretary who played a key role in securing the 2012 London Olympics, has died.More >>
  • Young Finland defenseman Heiskanen eyes NHL

    Young Finland defenseman Heiskanen eyes NHL

    Sunday, May 13 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-05-13 15:13:26 GMT
    Sunday, May 13 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-05-13 16:57:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Canada's Connor McDavid, left, fouls Finland's Miro Heiskanen, right, during the Ice Hockey World Championships group B match between Canada and Finland at the Jyske Bank Boxen arena in Herning, Denmark, Saturday, May 12, 2...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Canada's Connor McDavid, left, fouls Finland's Miro Heiskanen, right, during the Ice Hockey World Championships group B match between Canada and Finland at the Jyske Bank Boxen arena in Herning, Denmark, Saturday, May 12, 2...
    Finland's defenseman Miro Heiskanen played at the junior world championship, the Olympic tournament and the world championship this year.More >>
    Finland's defenseman Miro Heiskanen played at the junior world championship, the Olympic tournament and the world championship this year.More >>
  • Dogged by buses afire, Roman commuters get new metro station

    Dogged by buses afire, Roman commuters get new metro station

    Saturday, May 12 2018 3:02 PM EDT2018-05-12 19:02:22 GMT
    Saturday, May 12 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-05-12 20:25:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File). FILE - In this Thursday, April 6, 2017 file photo, an ancient Roman low relief with figures of Maenads dated between the first century B.C. and the first century A.D. are on display in the San Giovanni underground sta...(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File). FILE - In this Thursday, April 6, 2017 file photo, an ancient Roman low relief with figures of Maenads dated between the first century B.C. and the first century A.D. are on display in the San Giovanni underground sta...
    Roman commuters, plagued by buses going aflame, have a new subway station.More >>
    Roman commuters, plagued by buses going aflame, have a new subway station.More >>
  • Sex-abuse lawsuits illustrate USOC's difficult path

    Sex-abuse lawsuits illustrate USOC's difficult path

    Thursday, May 10 2018 1:41 PM EDT2018-05-10 17:41:29 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 10:15 AM EDT2018-05-11 14:15:02 GMT
    USOC: Sex-trafficking lawsuit 'calculated to offend,' not pursue justice.More >>
    USOC: Sex-trafficking lawsuit 'calculated to offend,' not pursue justice.More >>
  • Olympic observers find skepticism over anti-doping program

    Olympic observers find skepticism over anti-doping program

    Thursday, May 10 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-05-10 23:01:26 GMT
    Friday, May 11 2018 9:15 AM EDT2018-05-11 13:15:10 GMT
    Questions over integrity of sample-collection bottles led to frustration from athletes at Winter Olympics; 2 tightened bottles so tightly, they cracked caps.More >>
    Questions over integrity of sample-collection bottles led to frustration from athletes at Winter Olympics; 2 tightened bottles so tightly, they cracked caps.More >>
  • Frank King, an architect of 1988 Calgary Games, dies at 81

    Frank King, an architect of 1988 Calgary Games, dies at 81

    Thursday, May 10 2018 4:41 PM EDT2018-05-10 20:41:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 10 2018 5:55 PM EDT2018-05-10 21:55:01 GMT
    Frank King, an architect of 1988 Winter Olympics who helped change face of Calgary, dies at 81.More >>
    Frank King, an architect of 1988 Winter Olympics who helped change face of Calgary, dies at 81.More >>
  • Sweden routs Austria, Denmark upsets Finland at worlds

    Sweden routs Austria, Denmark upsets Finland at worlds

    Wednesday, May 9 2018 1:51 PM EDT2018-05-09 17:51:07 GMT
    Wednesday, May 9 2018 6:27 PM EDT2018-05-09 22:27:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Petr David Josek). South Korea's Park Woosang, right, checks Germany's Jonas Muller, left, during the Ice Hockey World Championships group B match between Germany and South Korea at the Jyske Bank Boxen arena in Herning, Denmark, Wednesday, M...(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). South Korea's Park Woosang, right, checks Germany's Jonas Muller, left, during the Ice Hockey World Championships group B match between Germany and South Korea at the Jyske Bank Boxen arena in Herning, Denmark, Wednesday, M...
    Olympic runner-up Germany rebounded from three straight losses at the ice hockey world championship on Wednesday to hand newcomer Korea a 6-1 defeat.More >>
    Olympic runner-up Germany rebounded from three straight losses at the ice hockey world championship on Wednesday to hand newcomer Korea a 6-1 defeat.More >>
  • London calling: Yankees, Red Sox to play where soccer's king

    London calling: Yankees, Red Sox to play where soccer's king

    Tuesday, May 8 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-05-08 12:45:01 GMT
    Tuesday, May 8 2018 10:43 PM EDT2018-05-09 02:43:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff J Mitchell, File). FILE - This Aug. 3, 2012, aerial file photo shows the Olympic Stadium at Olympic Park, in London. A person familiar with the planning tells The Associated Press that Major League Baseball intends to announce next week ...(AP Photo/Jeff J Mitchell, File). FILE - This Aug. 3, 2012, aerial file photo shows the Olympic Stadium at Olympic Park, in London. A person familiar with the planning tells The Associated Press that Major League Baseball intends to announce next week ...
    The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will face each other in two regular-season games at the Olympic Stadium in London next year.More >>
    The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will face each other in two regular-season games at the Olympic Stadium in London next year.More >>
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  • Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 3:22 PM EDT2018-05-22 19:22:45 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:08:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...(AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File). FILE - This Aug. 22, 2008, file photo shows Steven Lopez, right, celebrating with his brother and coach Jean after defeating Azerbaijan's Rashad Ahmadov in a bronze medal match for the men's taekwondo -80 kilogram class at...
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.More >>
    USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers.More >>
  • Cup-seeking Wild unveil new GM Fenton: 'No pressure, Paul'

    Cup-seeking Wild unveil new GM Fenton: 'No pressure, Paul'

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:28 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:38:36 GMT
    (Shari L. Gross/Star Tribune via AP). New Minnesota Wild NHL hockey team general manager Paul Fenton smiles during an introductory press conference in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.(Shari L. Gross/Star Tribune via AP). New Minnesota Wild NHL hockey team general manager Paul Fenton smiles during an introductory press conference in St. Paul, Minn., Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
    Wild owner lays out Stanley Cup goal for new GM Fenton upon intro: 'No pressure, Paul, but that is where it starts'.More >>
    Wild owner lays out Stanley Cup goal for new GM Fenton upon intro: 'No pressure, Paul, but that is where it starts'.More >>
  • Bumped from Indy, Hinchcliffe plans to help teammate win

    Bumped from Indy, Hinchcliffe plans to help teammate win

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:33 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:33:22 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-05-22 22:38:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE- In this May 19, 2018 file photo, James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. James Hinchc...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File). FILE- In this May 19, 2018 file photo, James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, talks with the media after he did not qualify for the IndyCar Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. James Hinchc...
    James Hinchcliffe looking to help teammate win Indianapolis 500.More >>
    James Hinchcliffe looking to help teammate win Indianapolis 500.More >>
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