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  1. Carl Lewis becomes full-time University of Houston track coach

    Sep 1, 2014, 2:37 PM EDT

    Carl Lewis

    Lewis joins staff with two other Olympic sprint medalists.

  2. Tyson Gay last place in Zurich; Jenny Simpson leads U.S. winners (video)

    Aug 28, 2014, 4:56 PM EDT

    Tyson Gay

    Allyson Felix, David Rudisha beaten in first of two Diamond League finals meets.

  3. Zurich Diamond League final preview

    Aug 27, 2014, 12:17 PM EDT

    David Rudisha

    Diamond Races up for grabs, plus Gay vs. Powell in the 100m.

  4. Youth Olympics 8x100m champion relay team crosses continents, events, genders (video)

    Aug 26, 2014, 6:01 PM EDT

    Youth Olympics 8x100m relay

    Comoros, British Virgin Islands, Romania join together in track and field finale.

  5. 8x100m relay with 500 athletes to finish Youth Olympics track competition

    Aug 25, 2014, 11:23 AM EDT

    Baton

    Mixed-gender, mixed-team relay will include athletes from all track and field events.

  6. Tori Bowie pulls up at Birmingham Diamond League; recap

    Aug 24, 2014, 12:04 PM EDT

    Tori Bowie

    Mo Farah breaks a European record; Allyson Felix fails to make 100m final.

  7. Usain Bolt ends his season

    Aug 24, 2014, 11:33 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Bolt has his slowest season since 2007.

  8. Zambian wins men’s 100m at Youth Olympics; women’s favorite DQ’d (video)

    Aug 23, 2014, 5:48 PM EDT

    Sydney Siame

    Poland’s Ewa Nikola Swoboda “appeared to tumble forward before the gun went off.”

  9. Birmingham Diamond League preview; loaded women’s 100m, men’s mile

    Aug 23, 2014, 2:34 PM EDT

    Mo Farah

    Mo Farah, Allyson Felix, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in action.

  10. Usain Bolt wins 100m in Warsaw after Humvee entrance

    Aug 23, 2014, 1:22 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Bolt bettered his only other 100m this year.

  11. Allyson Felix beats Tori Bowie in Stockholm

    Aug 21, 2014, 4:01 PM EDT

    Allyson Felix

    Also, a rare defeat for Olympic pole vault champion.

  12. Diamond League resumes with women’s sprint clash in Stockholm

    Aug 20, 2014, 11:56 AM EDT

    Allyson Felix

    Can Allyson Felix finally topple Tori Bowie?

  13. Can David Wilson, ex-NFL RB, make the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team?

    Aug 19, 2014, 10:40 AM EDT

    David Wilson

    Former Giant must shoot for a specific distance in the triple jump.

  14. Lolo Jones ends track and field season early

    Aug 19, 2014, 9:55 AM EDT

    Lolo Jones

    Summer and Winter Olympian said she has taken no breaks more than two days in the last two years.

  15. Usain Bolt’s baton from Commonwealth Games relay auctioned off

    Aug 14, 2014, 5:01 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Bolt is next scheduled to race in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.

  16. Runner DQ’d at European Championships for taking shirt off before win

    Aug 14, 2014, 4:50 PM EDT

    ATHLETICS-EURO-2014

    Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad cleared the final steeplechase barrier, then went topless.

  17. Man runs 137 miles in 24 hours with no shoes

    Aug 12, 2014, 2:19 PM EDT

    Andrew Snope

    Andrew Snope average 5.7 miles per hour for an entire day.

  18. Mo Farah spent 4 days in hospital after collapse

    Aug 12, 2014, 8:37 AM EDT

    His coach feared a heart attack and a Hank Gathers situation.

  19. Oscar Pistorius trial sets Sept. 11 verdict

    Aug 8, 2014, 10:23 AM EDT

    Oscar Pistorius

    If guilty, sentencing could take more weeks.

  20. Prosecution wraps closing argument at Oscar Pistorius trial

    Aug 7, 2014, 11:17 AM EDT

    Oscar Pistorius

    The defense is expected to finish its closing argument Friday.

  21. Oscar Pistorius trial set for closing arguments

    Aug 6, 2014, 4:05 PM EDT

    Oscar Pistorius

    After closing arguments, judge will take time to deliver verdict.

  22. Two years to Rio Olympics: Track and field storylines

    Aug 5, 2014, 12:15 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Usain Bolt and Allyson Felix could make their fourth Olympics with history at stake.

  23. Usain Bolt celebrates in style at Commonwealth Games; plans 2017 retirement

    Aug 2, 2014, 7:02 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Bolt put on a tartan hat and scarf and took a bunch of selfies.