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Athlete sells Rio medal to help 3-year-old with eye cancer

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 10:00am

Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski has sold the silver medal he won at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics to help pay for the medication of a 3-year-old boy suffering from eye cancer.

US swimmer Lochte's legal troubles mount in Brazil

Mauricio Savarese, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 9:10pm

Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Fiji rugby coach weighing offers after winning gold in Rio

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 7:20pm

Fiji national rugby coach Ben Ryan says he is weighing almost 20 job offers that have poured in since he guided the country to its first-ever gold medal at the Rio de Janiero Olympics.

Rio police: Irishmen say their top official handled tickets

Adriana Gomez Licon, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 7:00pm

Two Irish Olympic executives have told Rio police that the head of their national committee, who has been arrested in a Summer Games ticket-scalping probe, was in sole charge of ticketing matters, a chief investigator said Thursday.

Olympic champion Thompson stars as Bolt skips Diamond meet

Graham Dunbar, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 4:02pm

Olympic 100-meter champion Elaine Thompson took center stage in the absence of her Jamaican teammate Usain Bolt in the first Diamond League meet after the Rio de Janeiro Games on Thursday.

Can Tokyo avoid the curse of the Olympics?

Jethro Mullen, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 10:46am

Rio has handed over the Olympic flag to Tokyo, but Japan has a tough job on its hands to make an economic success of the 2020 Games.

Kenya disbands Olympic committee after troubles in Rio

Mutwiri Mutwota and Tom Odula, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 8:13am

The National Olympic Committee of Kenya was disbanded by the government on Thursday and an investigation launched into alleged mismanagement of the country's team at the Rio de Janeiro Games.

China faces 1-year ban from weightlifting over doping

James Ellingworth, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 7:10am

China is facing a one-year ban from weightlifting over repeated doping cases in a move which threatens to stop some of the world's top athletes from competing internationally.

Olympic triathlon champ Jorgensen to run 1st marathon in NYC

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 2:21pm

Olympic triathlon gold medalist Gwen Jorgensen will run her first marathon in November in New York.

Swimmer Feigen apologizes for 'serious distraction' in Rio

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 11:17am

U.S. swimmer James Feigen apologized for the "serious distraction" he and three teammates caused at a gas station during the Rio Olympics, saying he omitted facts in his statement to police.

Jordan's first Olympic medalist comes home to royal welcome

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 3:00am

Jordan's first Olympic champion, taekwondo gold medal winner Ahmad Abughaush, has returned home to a royal welcome.

3 Olympic weightlifting gold medalists fail doping retests

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 1:50am

Three Olympic champion weightlifters from China and eight other medalists stand to be stripped of their titles after failing retests of their doping samples from the 2008 Olympics.

International Weightlifting Federation says 3 gold medalists, 8 other medalists fail retests of 2008 Beijing Olympic samples, fa

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 12:30am

International Weightlifting Federation says 3 gold medalists, 8 other medalists fail retests of 2008 Beijing Olympic samples, face loss of medals.

Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo, host of next Summer Games

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 10:02pm

The Olympic flag has arrived in Tokyo, host of the next Summer Games.

Wife sentenced for killing 1984 Olympic bronze medalist

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 6:20pm

The wife of a 1984 Olympic medalist was sentenced to a potential life sentence on Tuesday for shooting him in what she claimed was self-defense following years of abuse.

French Olympic athletes honored; Paris 2024 bid in mind

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 12:40pm

French President Francois Hollande has called on his country's Olympic champions to stand up for Paris' bid to host the games in 2024.

Mongolia's Olympic wrestling strip gets public backing

Ganbat Namjilsangarav, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 6:11am

A skin-baring protest by a pair of Mongolian wrestling coaches at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics might have struck some observers as slightly bizarre. Back home in their landlocked Asian nation, however, it's been praised as the appropriate response to bad refereeing.