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  1. UCLA track and field stadium flooded (photos)

    Jul 30, 2014, 11:42 AM EDT

    Drake Stadium

    Water main break sent up to 10 million gallons of water around campus.

  2. German long jump champion, a Paralympian, left off European Championships roster

    Jul 30, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

    Ulm German Athletics Championships

    German track and field president said the jumper could gain a “catapult effect.”

  3. Royals photobomb, meet Usain Bolt at Commonwealth Games

    Jul 29, 2014, 11:14 AM EDT

    Prince Harry

    Prince Harry follows the Queen’s lead in Glasgow.

  4. Three of four missing Ethiopian athletes at World Junior Championships found

    Jul 28, 2014, 8:55 PM EDT

    IAAF World Junior Championships - Day 5

    Athletes found safe in Beaverton, Ore., after going missing in Eugene.

  5. U.S. 400m runner Torrin Lawrence dies in car accident

    Jul 28, 2014, 10:19 AM EDT

    Torrin Lawrence

    Lawrence won gold on the U.S. 4x400m relay team at the 2014 IAAF World Relays.

  6. Usain Bolt arrives in Glasgow, says he’s injury free

    Jul 26, 2014, 10:17 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Bolt will make a rare appearance in the heats of a 4x100m relay at Commonwealth Games.

  7. Runner with age discrepancy withdrawn from World Junior Championships

    Jul 25, 2014, 3:47 PM EDT

    IAAF World Junior Championships

    Bahrain runner listed with 1996 birthday may have been born in 1990.

  8. Mary Cain wins World Junior Championships 3000m (video)

    Jul 25, 2014, 10:07 AM EDT

    Mary Cain

    Cain emerged from being boxed in to beat Kenyans.

  9. Mo Farah withdraws from Commonwealth Games

    Jul 24, 2014, 11:25 AM EDT

    Mo Farah

    Lingering illness keeps Olympic, World champion from competing.

  10. Usain Bolt not happy with Tyson Gay’s reduced ban

    Jul 22, 2014, 5:21 PM EDT

    Olympics Day 15 - Athletics

    “It is sending a bad message,” Bolt said.

  11. Yohan Blake out ‘quite a long time,’ coach says

    Jul 22, 2014, 2:24 PM EDT

    Yohan Blake

    Blake recently had hamstring surgery.

  12. Guide to the Commonwealth Games

    Jul 22, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Top sprinters from Jamaica, swimmers from Australia and more gather in Glasgow.

  13. Big 12 commissioner says men’s Olympic sports could be cut

    Jul 21, 2014, 3:13 PM EDT

    Bob Bowlsby

    NCAA’s current lawsuits may cut funding.

  14. 90-plus-year-old men set 3 world relay records at USATF Masters

    Jul 21, 2014, 10:43 AM EDT

    Champion Goldy

    Extraordinary men include war veterans, longtime NASA worker, Methodist minister.

  15. Henry Ellard, former NFL All-Pro receiver, competes at USATF Masters

    Jul 18, 2014, 10:10 AM EDT

    Henry Ellard

    Ellard triple jumped at 1992 U.S. Olympic Trials.

  16. Jesse Owens biopic cast headliners revealed

    Jul 17, 2014, 3:42 PM EDT

    Jesse Owens

    Multiple Owens biopics in the works.

  17. Monaco Diamond League on world record watch; preview

    Jul 17, 2014, 11:57 AM EDT

    Absel Kiprop

    Asbel Kiprop goes after 16-year-old mark in 1500m.

  18. Asafa Powell runs first race since doping ban

    Jul 15, 2014, 1:59 PM EDT

    Asafa Powell

    Powell beaten in Lucerne, Switzerland.

  19. Asafa Powell, Sherone Simpson cleared to compete immediately

    Jul 14, 2014, 1:55 PM EDT

    Asafa Powell

    Powell is entered in a 100m race in Switzerland on Tuesday.

  20. David Rudisha equals world lead in Glasgow; Felix, Fraser-Pryce beaten (video)

    Jul 12, 2014, 12:36 PM EDT

    David Rudisha

    Mixed results for London Olympic champions on comeback trails.

  21. Yohan Blake ends Glasgow Diamond League wheeled off in chair (video)

    Jul 11, 2014, 7:20 PM EDT

    Yohan Blake

    Ashton Eaton starred in what may have been his final 400m hurdles race.

  22. Trailer released for ‘Unbroken,’ about the life of Olympic track star Zamperini

    Jul 10, 2014, 1:56 PM EDT

    The Angelina Jolie-directed biopic of the 1936 Olympian and WWII hero will be released on Christmas Day.

  23. Mo Farah withdraws from Glasgow Diamond League

    Jul 8, 2014, 5:41 PM EDT

    Virgin Money London Marathon

    A stomach ailment will prevent Farah from competing in the two-mile race.