World Doping Watchdog Shuts Down Rio Olympic LabThe suspension is an embarrassment to Brazil and Rio so close to the Summer Games, which open Aug. 5 after months of political turmoil and financial crisis for federal, state and city authorities.
Olympic Ban Upheld On Russian Track And Field Team Amid Doping ScandalThe IAAF upheld its ban on Russia's track and field team for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Friday in a landmark decision that punishes the world power for systematic doping.
American Olympian's Gold Medal Stolen From Car At Atlanta RestaurantAn American Olympian is searching for his 1992 gold medal after he says it was stolen by thieves who broke into his car in Atlanta.
Warriors' Steph Curry Won't Play For US Basketball In OlympicsStephen Curry has withdrawn from consideration from the Olympics, leaving the U.S. basketball team without the NBA's MVP.
Boxing Body Votes To Let Top Pros Fight At Rio OlympicsAn overwhelming vote Wednesday by the sport's governing body, known as AIBA, allows any boxer to try to qualify next month and earn selection for their national team.
Study: High Levels Of Viruses, Bacteria From Human Sewage Found In Polluted Bay Where Olympic Sailors Will CompeteAn independent study by The Associated Press has shown high levels of viruses and sometimes bacteria from human sewage in the waters where hundreds of sailors will compete when the Olympics open in 2 1/2 months.
IOC President: Russian Federations Could Be Banned From Olympics If State-Sponsored Doping ProvenBach said allegations that Russian officials subverted the drug-testing system at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi "represent a shocking new dimension in doping" and an "unimaginable level of criminality."
IOC: 31 Caught In Retests Of 2008 Beijing Olympic SamplesThe IOC said it also planned to reanalyze drug tests from the 2014 Sochi Winter Games after allegations samples were tampered with as part of a state-sponsored Russian doping program.
Kremlin Calls New York Times Doping Report 'Turncoat's Libel'Two Olympic gold medalists from Russia denied doping Friday, a day after they were named in a newspaper report detailing state-sponsored cheating at the 2014 Sochi Games.
Athletes Tell Anti-Doping Agency To Take Action On RussiaOlympic gold medalist Beckie Scott gave a speech Thursday that reminded all the leaders at the World Anti-Doping Agency why they're doing all this work.
North Korean Marathon Runners Accused Of Cheating During Race To Qualify For OlympicsTwo North Korean marathon runners are accused of cheating during a race to qualify for the Olympics.
CBS News: FBI Investigating Russian Doping Allegations In '60 Minutes' ReportA WADA spokesman said its officials watched the "60 Minutes" report, "which revealed new and very disturbing allegations regarding Russian doping in sport" and vowed to investigate further.