Olympics

 In this file photo dated Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, the logo of the Russian Olympic Committee at the entrance of the head office in Moscow, Russia.
AP
AP News
December 09, 2019 - 7:44 am
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Russia was slapped Monday with a four-year ban from international sports events, including next summer's Tokyo Olympics, over a longstanding doping scandal, although its athletes will still be able to compete if they can show they are clean competitors. The ruling by...
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June 20, 2019 - 9:10 am
A former Olympic athlete, who became a private track and field coach in West LA, was arrested Wednesday. His arrest is over his alleged molestation of one of the male athletes under the guise of physical therapy and mental focus training. There are concerns that there may be many more victims. Los...
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CBS
May 01, 2019 - 5:10 pm
Johannesburg — Caster Semenya is one of the fastest women in the world, a two-time 800m Olympic champion. But she spent the past 10 years trying to outrun a global controversy threatening to cut her career short. Semenya has been forced to verify her gender and battle claims by the world athletics...
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January 24, 2019 - 7:44 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Metro's Board of Directors will consider a funding and financing plan today for the "28 by `28" Olympics transit initiative, which includes a congestion pricing proposal under which auto drivers would be taxed or pay a fee to use certain roads or enter specific neighborhoods...
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AP
July 23, 2018 - 10:46 am
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Lochte posted a photo for the world to see, and the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency noticed. It got him suspended — again. The longtime U.S. swimming star has been banned from competition until July 2019, which means the 12-time Olympic medalist cannot compete as planned...
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CBS Sports
February 22, 2018 - 2:48 pm
Maddie Rooney couldn't stop smiling. She was on top of her game, and it didn't seem to matter that it was a shootout against the powerhouse Canadians.
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