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.
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.
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.
NFL, Players Union Talking About HGH Testing For Upcoming Season The NFL and players union are talking again about starting to test for human growth hormone as early as the upcoming season.
Yankees Reportedly Trying To Void Remainder Of A-Rod's ContractIf the new allegations were true, the Yankees would face high hurdles to get out of the final five years and $114 million of Rodriguez's record $275 million, 10-year contract.
WADA: Armstrong Must Confess Under Oath To Seek Reduction In Lifetime BanThe World Anti-Doping Agency said Lance Armstrong must confess under oath to seek a reduction in his lifetime ban from sports for doping during seven Tour de France victories.
MLB Announces Random In-Season Testing For HGHMajor League Baseball will test for human growth hormone throughout the regular season and increase efforts to detect abnormal levels of testosterone.
USADA: 11 Teammates Testified In Doping Case Against Lance ArmstrongLance Armstrong challenged the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to name names and show what it had on him. On Wednesday, it did.
Report: NFL Considers Having World Anti-Doping Agency Handle PED Testing The NFL is considering having the World Anti-Doping Agency oversee testing of players for performance-enhancing drugs if a federal appeals court forces the league to end the lockout, according to the New York Times.