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  • 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 >>
  • National SportsMore>>

  • Nats' Soto, MLB's youngest player at 19, homers in 1st start

    Nats' Soto, MLB's youngest player at 19, homers in 1st start

    Monday, May 21 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-05-22 00:32:15 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:47 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:47:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass). Washington Nationals' Juan Soto (22) celebrates his three-run home run with Pedro Severino (29) and Mark Reynolds (14) during the second inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, May 21, 2018, in Washington.
    Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, has hit a three-run homer in his first career start for the Washington Nationals.More >>
    Juan Soto, the youngest player in the majors at 19, has hit a three-run homer in his first career start for the Washington Nationals.More >>
  • WORLD CUP: Dads Ronaldo and Messi still seek World Cup title

    WORLD CUP: Dads Ronaldo and Messi still seek World Cup title

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:42:50 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:46:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 file photo, Portuguese soccer player Christiano Ronaldo, second from right, and son Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., right, sit beside Argentinian soccer player Lionel Messi, left, and wife An...(AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 file photo, Portuguese soccer player Christiano Ronaldo, second from right, and son Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., right, sit beside Argentinian soccer player Lionel Messi, left, and wife An...
    Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi go into their fourth World Cup as changed men each seeking to win the game's most coveted prize for the first time.More >>
    Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi go into their fourth World Cup as changed men each seeking to win the game's most coveted prize for the first time.More >>
  • NFL: Patricia's past not subject to personal conduct policy

    NFL: Patricia's past not subject to personal conduct policy

    Monday, May 21 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-05-21 22:13:58 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:46:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media at the team's football training facility in Allen Park, Mich. The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Patricia f...(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File). FILE - In this May 10, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia addresses the media at the team's football training facility in Allen Park, Mich. The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Patricia f...
    The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy.More >>
    The NFL says sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy.More >>
  • InternationalMore>>

  • Palestinians ask ICC for 'immediate' probe against Israel

    Palestinians ask ICC for 'immediate' probe against Israel

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 4:22 AM EDT2018-05-22 08:22:26 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:53:49 GMT
    Palestinian foreign minister arrives at International Criminal Court to ask for Israeli settlement policy investigation.More >>
    Palestinian foreign minister arrives at International Criminal Court to ask for Israeli settlement policy investigation.More >>
  • China sentences Tibetan activist to 5 years for separatism

    China sentences Tibetan activist to 5 years for separatism

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:12:36 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:53:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2018, file photo, an exile Tibetan wearing a mask in the likeness of 32-year-old Tashi Wangchuk, stands next to a screen projecting a New York Times video during a street protest demanding his rel...(AP Photo/Ashwini Bhatia, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2018, file photo, an exile Tibetan wearing a mask in the likeness of 32-year-old Tashi Wangchuk, stands next to a screen projecting a New York Times video during a street protest demanding his rel...
    China has sentenced a Tibetan language activist to five years in prison for inciting separatism after he appeared in a documentary video produced by The New York Times.More >>
    China has sentenced a Tibetan language activist to five years in prison for inciting separatism after he appeared in a documentary video produced by The New York Times.More >>
  • Former Malaysian leader Najib grilled by anti-graft agency

    Former Malaysian leader Najib grilled by anti-graft agency

    Monday, May 21 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-05-22 02:12:15 GMT
    Tuesday, May 22 2018 7:53 AM EDT2018-05-22 11:53:45 GMT
    Former Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived at the office of Malaysia's anti-graft agency for questioning over a corruption scandal that could lead to criminal charges against him.More >>
    Former Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived at the office of Malaysia's anti-graft agency for questioning over a corruption scandal that could lead to criminal charges against him.More >>
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