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  1. Park Tae-hwan, Olympic champion swimmer, banned 18 months

    Mar 23, 2015, 1:28 PM EDT

    Park Tae-hwan

    Park tested positive for testosterone on Sept. 3.

  2. Missy Franklin turns pro, starts plotting course to 2016 Olympics

    Mar 23, 2015, 9:02 AM EDT

    Missy Franklin

    Franklin hasn’t decided yet where she will train.

  3. Missy Franklin ends NCAA career with another individual title

    Mar 21, 2015, 7:46 PM EDT

    AP

    “This is what I gave things up for, and the best part is it doesn’t even feel like I gave anything up,”

  4. Missy Franklin shatters record to win NCAA Championships 200 free

    Mar 20, 2015, 8:11 PM EDT

    AP

    Franklin swam 1.21 seconds faster than last year, showing those back problems are behind her.

  5. Missy Franklin wins NCAA Championships 200 IM

    Mar 19, 2015, 7:48 PM EDT

    AP

    The five-time Olympic medalist is competing in her final college meet.

  6. Budapest steps in to host 2017 World Aquatics Championships

    Mar 11, 2015, 9:11 AM EDT

    Budapest

    Guadalajara, Mexico, previously withdrew due to financial concerns.

  7. Camille Muffat, French Olympic swim champion, dies in helicopter crash

    Mar 9, 2015, 11:04 PM EDT

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    Muffat and an Olympic bronze medalist boxer died when two helicopters collided in flight during a TV show filming.

  8. Olympic champions among Sullivan Award semifinalists

    Mar 9, 2015, 10:37 AM EDT

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    Top U.S. performers from Sochi and London up for outstanding amateur athlete of the year.

  9. Missy Franklin’s dream to become most decorated female swimmer ever

    Mar 5, 2015, 2:20 PM EDT

    AP

    Franklin will likely need at least two Olympics to pass three U.S. women who share the Olympic medals record.

  10. Michael Phelps may be reinstated for World Championships, report says

    Mar 3, 2015, 10:20 PM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Previously, Phelps and USA Swimming agreed he would withdraw from the World Championships team due to his DUI arrest.

  11. Duel in the Pool returns to U.S.

    Feb 25, 2015, 12:17 PM EDT

    Duel in the Pool

    The U.S. is undefeated in six editions of the Ryder Cup-style event.

  12. Michael Phelps gets engaged (photos)

    Feb 22, 2015, 8:06 AM EDT

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps is expected to return to competition following his suspension in April.

  13. Natalie Coughlin could get serious about backstroke again

    Feb 13, 2015, 10:45 AM EDT

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    The two-time Olympic 100m backstroke champion hasn’t swum much back since 2012.

  14. Michael Phelps plans to compete in April

    Feb 6, 2015, 9:53 AM EDT

    AP

    Phelps also swam in the Munich 1972 Olympic pool, according to German reports.

  15. FINA unveils 2015 World Championships medals

    Feb 5, 2015, 9:02 AM EDT

    FINA 2015 World Championships medals

    The World Championships are July 24-Aug. 9.

  16. South Korean Olympic swim champ Park Tae-hwan fails drug test

    Jan 26, 2015, 8:41 AM EDT

    Park Tae-hwan

    Park’s management agency cited “an illegal injection administered by a local doctor.”

  17. Katie Ledecky nearly breaks 800m freestyle world record in Austin (video)

    Jan 17, 2015, 9:03 PM EDT

    AP

    Also, interesting results in interesting events for Natalie Coughlin, Michael Andrew.

  18. Ryan Lochte painfully beaten in Austin; Katie Ledecky wins

    Jan 16, 2015, 10:14 PM EDT

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    A look at Lochte’s past and future in the 400m IM.

  19. Katie Ledecky sweeps 100m, 400m freestyles in Austin

    Jan 15, 2015, 8:33 PM EDT

    AP

    Ledecky could make a run for history at the Rio Olympics if she adds the 100m free.

  20. Watch Amy Van Dyken-Rouen’s ‘Dateline’ feature

    Jan 8, 2015, 4:22 PM EDT

    AP

    Six-time Olympic champion swimmer wants to defy doctors’ predictions and walk again.

  21. Ryan Lochte headlines U.S. roster for Aquatic Super Series

    Jan 7, 2015, 9:59 AM EDT

    Ryan Lochte

    A six-time Olympic medalist leads the U.S. women against Australia, China and Japan.

  22. Lindsey Vonn, Amy Van Dyken-Rouen featured on NBC’s ‘Dateline’ on Sunday

    Jan 2, 2015, 10:11 AM EDT

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    Skier, swimmer part of “Starting Over,” a one-hour “Dateline” special.

  23. Missy Franklin visits Children’s Hospital Colorado (video)

    Dec 30, 2014, 3:51 PM EDT

    Missy Franklin

    One patient asked Franklin if she turns into a mermaid when she goes into the water.

  24. Olympic Year in Review: Headlines

    Dec 26, 2014, 1:25 PM EDT

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    Several stories kept our attention throughout the year.

  25. Olympic Year in Review: Summer Sports

    Dec 23, 2014, 12:35 PM EDT

    Katie Ledecky

    As Katie Ledecky reeled off world records, other Olympic stars struggled through adversity.