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USA track and field brings 2020 Olympic Trials to LA area

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 28th - 2:00pm

USA track and field says the Olympic Trials for the 2020 Tokyo Games will be held in the Los Angeles area.

IOC's Coates stresses cost cuts during Tokyo visit

Jim Armstrong, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 28th - 12:53am

IOC Vice President John Coates kicked off a three-day evaluation of Tokyo's preparations for the 2020 Olympics on Wednesday by emphasizing the need for further cost cuts.

Former US, Canada rugby coach Ric Suggitt dies at 58

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 27th - 9:10pm

Rugby coach Ric Suggitt, who guided national teams for both the United States and Canada, has died. He was 58.

New Zealand promises to do 'right thing' with America's Cup

Bernie Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 27th - 9:09am

When the post-race formalities ended, feisty Emirates Team New Zealand CEO Grant Dalton picked up the America's Cup and carried it the few hundred yards to the team base.

WADA allows Russian doping agency to run drug testing again

James Ellingworth, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 27th - 8:43am

The World Anti-Doping Agency has partly restored drug-testing duties to the Russian anti-doping agency.

Provo, Utah County agree to share costs of Olympic venue into 2018

Ryan Morgan  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 8:30pm

After funding struggles threatened to close Peak's Ice Arena, the Utah County Commission and the city of Provo brokered an agreement that will keep the doors open and the patrons skating until the summer of 2018.

Healthy after kidney transplant, Merritt returns to worlds

Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 25th - 6:30pm

Aries Merritt will be making a return to the world championships. This time, with a working kidney.

SKorean president calls for NKorean Olympic participation

Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 24th - 9:12pm

South Korea President Moon Jae-in said Saturday he hopes to see North Korean athletes at next year's Winter Olympics in South Korea to ease tensions over the North's nuclear program.

Son of a famous drummer, Van Halen makes own name in track

Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 9:11pm

His favorite song is "Hot for Teacher." His go-to selection on karaoke nights happens to be "Panama ."

Boxer Jermain Taylor fails to appear at court hearing

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 2:25pm

An Arkansas judge has ruled against world champion boxer Jermain Taylor after the former Olympian didn't appear at a court hearing regarding a 2014 shooting involving his cousin.

Paris shows off in race against Los Angeles for 2024 Games

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 23rd - 8:33am

High-divers plunged into the River Seine, trampoline athletes somersaulted inside the Petit Palais art museum and runners raced on a floating track as Paris turned some of its world-famous landmarks over to sports on Friday in hopes of wowing the International Olympic Committee.

Tyson Gay keeps sprinting in memory of 15-year-old daughter

Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 9:23pm

She ran the 100 and 200 meters — just like dad. She was so fast and would've been a college standout. This he has no doubt.

Kiwis pedaling toward possible America's Cup upset

Bernie Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 2:27pm

The America's Cup has never seen anything like this.

Stoked! 511 California surfers paddle out to set record

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 1:00pm

Southern California surfers are stoked after setting a Guinness World Record for largest surf paddle-out.

Intel signs up as top Olympic sponsor through 2024

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 8:55am

The International Olympic Committee says it has signed a deal with technology provider Intel, one week after McDonald's ended its long-standing sponsorship three years early.

Innsbruck says hosting 2026 Olympics 'doable and affordable'

Eric Willemsen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 21st - 6:46am

A feasibility study has suggested Innsbruck could host the 2026 Winter Olympics on a budget of 1.175 billion euros ($1.3 billion), but the Austrian city will need the approval of its residents before deciding on a bid.

UCLA Olympic lab penalized by world drug agency

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 20th - 4:52pm

The World Anti-Doping Agency has partially suspended its accreditation of the UCLA Olympic lab for three months.

Olympic sprinter Ato Boldon to bring fresh eyes to NASCAR

Jenna Fryer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 20th - 8:57am

Ato Boldon likes speed. And cars. NASCAR? Well, the four-time Olympic medalist is about to find out.