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Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 07:45 AM PDT

Usain Bolt: It's Going to Be a Long Time Before Somebody Breaks My Records

Usain Bolt: It's Going to Be a Long Time Before Somebody Breaks My Records

LONDON (AP) — Whatever controversy is raging in the Olympic world there's one constant: Usain Bolt's bravado and self-confidence.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:53 AM PDT

Justin Gatlin: The Ageless Sprinter

Justin Gatlin: The Ageless Sprinter

Justin Gatlin’s training partners tease him about his grey hairs. His biggest rival, Usain Bolt, jokingly calls him “old man.” Critics wonder why, 12 years after winning the 2004 Olympic gold medal, he...

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 05:27 AM PDT

Russian Olympic Team Holds Rio Send-Off, Putin Slams Discrimination

Russian Olympic Team Holds Rio Send-Off, Putin Slams Discrimination

Russian President Vladimir Putin hit out at "discrimination" against the country's banned track and field athletes at a Kremlin send-off ceremony Wednesday for its depleted Olympic team. Fencers became...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 09:35 AM PDT

Chris Sale Apologizes to White Sox Fans Amid Cut Jerseys Flap

Chris Sale Apologizes to White Sox Fans Amid Cut Jerseys Flap

White Sox ace Chris Sale told MLB.com on Monday he got upset with the team when he felt it placed more emphasis on a promotion than winning. Sale will start Thursday against the crosstown Cubs in his...

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USA Cruises to Win Over China in Olympic Tuneup

USA Cruises to Win Over China in Olympic Tuneup

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Cheered all night long by his basketball-crazed new fan base, Kevin Durant knocked down a 3-pointer on the Americans' first touch and slammed home a dunk the very next time down the...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 08:34 AM PDT

Golden Moment: Miracle on Ice Still Resonates 36 Years Later

Golden Moment: Miracle on Ice Still Resonates 36 Years Later

They were kids, really. Twenty in all, from places named Scituate, Massachusetts, and White Bear Lake, Minnesota. Their task was to represent their country in the 1980 Winter Olympics.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 08:35 AM PDT

Football in Rio: Devon Allen, Jahvid Best

Football in Rio: Devon Allen, Jahvid Best

Two former NCAA football stars will be running in Rio: Oregon's Devon Allen and Cal's Jahvid Best.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 08:53 AM PDT

Golden Moment: Jesse Owens Shines in Hitler's Germany

Golden Moment: Jesse Owens Shines in Hitler's Germany

Jesse Owens claimed four Olympic gold medals in Berlin, in the 100 meters, 200 meters, 4x100 relay and the long jump. Owens tied the world record in the 100 meters and set world records in the 200 meters...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 08:00 AM PDT

Fans Relive Rams Memories in St. Louis

Fans Relive Rams Memories in St. Louis

Six months after the Rams packed up and left for Southern California, more than 40 former St. Louis Rams players and coaches took to the field Saturday at their former home for a flag football game.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 12:30 PM PDT

Roger Federer Says He Is Out of Rio Olympics, Done for Year

Roger Federer Says He Is Out of Rio Olympics, Done for Year

Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and U.S. Open, to protect his surgically repaired left knee.

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