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  1. Duel in the Pool returns to U.S.

    Feb 25, 2015, 12:17 PM EST

    Duel in the Pool

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

  2. Michael Phelps gets engaged (photos)

    Feb 22, 2015, 8:06 AM EST

    Michael Phelps

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

  3. Natalie Coughlin could get serious about backstroke again

    Feb 13, 2015, 10:45 AM EST

    Getty Images

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

  4. Michael Phelps plans to compete in April

    Feb 6, 2015, 9:53 AM EST

    AP

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

  5. FINA unveils 2015 World Championships medals

    Feb 5, 2015, 9:02 AM EST

    FINA 2015 World Championships medals

    The World Championships are July 24-Aug. 9.

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

    Jan 26, 2015, 8:41 AM EST

    Park Tae-hwan

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

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

    Jan 17, 2015, 9:03 PM EST

    AP

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

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

    Jan 16, 2015, 10:14 PM EST

    Getty Images

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

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

    Jan 15, 2015, 8:33 PM EST

    AP

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

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

    Jan 8, 2015, 4:22 PM EST

    AP

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

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

    Jan 7, 2015, 9:59 AM EST

    Ryan Lochte

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

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

    Jan 2, 2015, 10:11 AM EST

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

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

    Dec 30, 2014, 3:51 PM EST

    Missy Franklin

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

  14. Olympic Year in Review: Headlines

    Dec 26, 2014, 1:25 PM EST

    Getty Images

    Several stories kept our attention throughout the year.

  15. Olympic Year in Review: Summer Sports

    Dec 23, 2014, 12:35 PM EST

    Katie Ledecky

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

  16. Michael Phelps gets probation after guilty plea in DUI case

    Dec 19, 2014, 12:41 PM EST

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps was supported by retired Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis.

  17. Katie Ledecky to be one of D.C. 2024 Olympic bid presenters

    Dec 15, 2014, 11:49 AM EST

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    The USOC is expected to announce if it will bid for the 2024 Olympics on Tuesday, and possibly name the city.

  18. Michael Phelps’ potential record chases at Rio Olympics

    Dec 8, 2014, 2:58 PM EST

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps still trails a legendary gymnast, U.S. track and field champions and one of his 2004 Olympic swimming teammates.

  19. Grant Hackett to come out of retirement

    Dec 6, 2014, 9:18 AM EST

    Grant Hackett

    Hackett hasn’t competed since the Beijing 2008 Olympics.

  20. Sun Yang not allowed to train in Australia after doping ban

    Dec 2, 2014, 11:13 AM EST

    Sun Yang, Denis Cotterell

    Sun has trained under an Australian coach since before he won four medals at the London Olympics.

  21. FINA names Katinka Hosszu over Katie Ledecky for Swimmer of the Year

    Dec 1, 2014, 3:42 PM EST

    Katinka Hosszu

    Chad le Clos wins men’s honor over Kosuke Hagino.

  22. Katie Ledecky faces decisions in 2015, 2016

    Nov 25, 2014, 10:46 AM EST

    Katie Ledecky

    Scheduling conflicts, another new event?

  23. Michael Phelps back in the pool; Phelps, Ledecky win Golden Goggles

    Nov 24, 2014, 10:23 PM EST

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps is working toward 2015 goals, a North Baltimore official said.

  24. Missy Franklin takes measures to keep back spasms in the past

    Nov 24, 2014, 3:52 PM EST

    Missy Franklin

    An MRI and bone scan showed no structural damage.

  25. Sun Yang failed drug test, served three-month ban

    Nov 24, 2014, 8:42 AM EST

    Sun Yang

    Sun tested positive for a substance he could have used legally if he filed paperwork with anti-doping officials.