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  1. Paris 2024 Olympic bid set to be announced

    Jun 19, 2015, 9:35 AM EDT

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    Paris will join three confirmed bidders plus a fourth expected bidder.

  2. John Orozco tears Achilles again

    Jun 18, 2015, 5:40 PM EDT

    John Orozco

    “My family life, my career, and my spirit seem to all be falling apart and crumbling into pieces.”

  3. Michael Phelps enters Santa Clara sick of ‘getting whooped’

    Jun 18, 2015, 5:18 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps’ “younger brother” beat him in workouts.

  4. Missy Franklin chooses Speedo

    Jun 18, 2015, 8:49 AM EDT


    The four-time 2012 Olympic champion will compete for the first time as a professional this weekend.

  5. Pau Gasol to play for Spain in Olympic qualifying

    Jun 18, 2015, 8:00 AM EDT

    Pau Gasol

    What Spain must do in September to earn a 2016 Olympic berth.

  6. Lizzie Armitstead, Olympic silver medalist, crashes hard after winning tour stage

    Jun 17, 2015, 1:48 PM EDT

    Lizzie Armitstead

    Video shows the cyclist hitting at least one person three seconds after crossing the finish line.

  7. Christina Gao retires from figure skating

    Jun 17, 2015, 1:44 PM EDT

    Christina Gao

    Gao finished fifth at four straight U.S. Championships.

  8. China bypasses Olympic diving champions for World Championships team

    Jun 17, 2015, 9:20 AM EDT

    He Chong

    All three active Chinese divers with individual Olympic golds will not compete individually in Kazan.

  9. Cindy Klassen, most decorated athlete at 2006 Olympics, expected to retire

    Jun 17, 2015, 8:52 AM EDT

    Cindy Klassen

    Klassen is the greatest female speed skater of all time, according to one primary statistic.

  10. Ron Clarke, Olympic medalist, Melbourne 1956 cauldron lighter, dies at 78

    Jun 17, 2015, 8:18 AM EDT

    Ron Clarke

    Watch as Clarke was burned by the Olympic flame while carrying a torch inside Melbourne’s stadium at the Opening Ceremony.

  11. Brazil’s track and field star can make amends at Worlds after saying, ‘I’m never coming back to China’

    Jun 16, 2015, 3:54 PM EDT

    Fabiana Murer

    Pole vaulter Fabiana Murer also picked her favorites to light the cauldron at the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony.

  12. Hamburg to hold public vote on 2024 Olympic bid in November

    Jun 16, 2015, 1:18 PM EDT

    Germany flag

    Support from a poll earlier this year suggests the bid will proceed.

  13. Undeterred Lolo Jones’ outlook not good to make World Championships

    Jun 16, 2015, 9:35 AM EDT

    Lolo Jones

    “Doctors said I wouldn’t even have a shot to even run before USAs.”

  14. Bode Miller provides update on possible return to skiing

    Jun 15, 2015, 4:56 PM EDT

    Bode Miller

    Miller also reflected on his career and picked the greatest skiers of all time.

  15. Mao Asada, Patrick Chan highlight Grand Prix assignments; stars missing

    Jun 15, 2015, 10:25 AM EDT

    Mao Asada

    Men’s, women’s, pairs and ice dance assignments for all six Grand Prix stops.

  16. Jordan Burroughs leads U.S. wrestling team for World Championships

    Jun 15, 2015, 8:20 AM EDT

    Jordan Burroughs

    Burroughs prepared for his final against a four-time NCAA champion by changing a diaper.

  17. Andy Murray: I’ve watched more Olympic tennis replays than 2013 Wimbledon

    Jun 15, 2015, 8:06 AM EDT

    Andy Murray

    Murray could achieve an Olympic first in Rio de Janeiro.

  18. Sally Pearson to miss World Track and Field Championships

    Jun 15, 2015, 7:48 AM EDT


    How the Olympic champion’s absence will affect the medal picture.

  19. U.S. rugby teams qualify for Rio Olympics

    Jun 14, 2015, 6:12 PM EDT


    What are the U.S.’ medal chances next year?

  20. Kerri Walsh Jennings eyes World Championships return

    Jun 14, 2015, 1:10 PM EDT

    Kerri Walsh Jennings

    The three-time Olympic champion hasn’t played since dislocating her right shoulder last month.