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Protests or not, politics and Olympics are intertwined

More than a half-century later, Tommie Smith and John Carlos are cemented into Olympic lore - their names enshrined in the Olympic Hall of...

Russia’s Putin says he opposes unlimited presidential term

MOSCOW (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said Saturday that he opposes the idea of an unlimited term in office for the country's leader...

US Olympic qualifying roster minus 5 from World Cup team

The United States’ roster for the upcoming CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament will look very similar to the one that won the Women’s World Cup...

Koepka ready to get back to work after nearly 3 months...

HONOLULU (AP) - Brooks Koepka hasn't been the same since he tied for third in the FedEx Cup final in August, and hasn't felt...

AP Source: NHL All-Star game to feature women 3-on-3 event

The NHL is increasing its promotion of women's hockey by adding a three-on-three game between U.S. and Canadian national team members to its All-Star...

Iran’s only female Olympic medalist reportedly defects

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Iran's only female Olympic medalist said she defected from the Islamic Republic in a blistering online letter that...

IOC details rules on political protests at Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) - No taking a knee at the Olympics. No hand gestures with political meaning. No disrespect at medal ceremonies.The International Olympic...

IOC details rules on political protests at Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) - No taking a knee at the Olympics. No hand gestures with political meaning. No disrespect at medal ceremonies.The International Olympic...

Agnes Keleti, the oldest living Olympic champion, turns 99

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) - Although she turned 99 on Thursday, even a 9-year-old would have a hard time keeping up with Agnes Keleti's irrepressible...

Cheers, tears, prayers for 2020: A new decade is ushered in

Revelers around the globe are bidding farewell to a decade that will be remembered for the rise of social media, the Arab Spring, the...