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World Mar 10Tentacles of Olympic cancellation would reach around globe
The International Olympic Committee and local organizers say the games are on, but the clock is ticking.
World Jan 09Olympic committee details rules on political protests at the games
No taking a knee at the Olympics. No hand gestures with political meaning. No disrespect at medal ceremonies.
World Dec 09Russia banned from Tokyo Olympics over doping
Russian athletes will be allowed to compete in major events only if they are not implicated in positive doping tests or their data was not manipulated.
World Jun 25Breakdancing takes step closer to Olympic debut in Paris
Paris wants to add four sports to its program, though the other three — skateboarding, sport climbing, and surfing — will make Summer Games debuts in Tokyo next year.
World Jun 24Italy chosen to host the 2026 Winter Olympics
International Olympic Committee members voted for the long-favored Milan-Cortina bid over Stockholm-Are from Sweden.
World Jun 23A look at the 2026 Winter Olympic bids in Monday’s vote
While the Winter Olympics still has issues attracting bidders, two candidates have stayed on Monday’s ballot to pick the 2026 host.
World May 01Olympic runner loses fight over testosterone rules
The sports world's highest court ruled female runners with unusually high testosterone must take medication to reduce their levels of the male sex hormone if they want to compete in certain event.
World Jul 15France wins 2nd World Cup title, beats Croatia 4-2
France won its second World Cup title in a match that was interrupted by an on-field protest during the second half that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for.
Nation Jun 13U.S., Canada and Mexico win joint bid to host 2026 World Cup
North America will host the 2026 World Cup after FIFA voters overwhelmingly opted for the financial and logistical certainty of a United States-led bid over a risky Moroccan proposal for the first 48-team tournament.