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Ruth Jebet sets world record in 3,000-meter steeplechase

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 1:50pm

Olympic champion Ruth Jebet broke the women's 3,000-meter steeplechase world record by six seconds at the Diamond League meeting in Paris on Saturday.

North Korean Olympic athletes return to low-key welcome home

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 6:50am

Members of North Korea's Olympic team returned home on Saturday, greeted by a small crowd of family and friends.

Delle Donne scores 34 to lead Sky past Dream 90-82

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 9:42pm

Elena Delle Donne scored 34 points in the first game after helping the United States win an Olympic gold medal, leading the Chicago Sky to a 90-82 win over the Atlanta Dream on Friday night.

Kenya Olympic officials arrested over alleged mismanagement

Tom Odula and Mutwiri Mutwota, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 4:30pm

Three officials of the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) have been arrested in connection with the alleged mismanagement of the country's team at the Rio de Janeiro Games, police officials said Friday.

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.

Belarus Olympic weightlifter faces ban over sample tampering

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 8:11am

A Belarusian weightlifter who was mysteriously withdrawn from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics has been suspended for alleged "urine substitution" in a doping sample.

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.