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  1. Hayward Field may soon be upgraded (rendering photo)

    Sep 4, 2015, 2:49 PM EDT

    Hayward Field

    The upgrade would happen after the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials.

  2. Olympian attaches GoPro to javelin (video)

    Sep 4, 2015, 1:24 PM EDT

    GoPro Javelin

    First, a pole vaulter. Now, a javelin thrower.

  3. Aries Merritt home after successful kidney transplant (photos)

    Sep 4, 2015, 7:57 AM EDT

    Aries Merritt

    Merritt left the hospital less than a week after winning a bronze medal in Beijing.

  4. Andre De Grasse stays in school

    Sep 3, 2015, 4:46 PM EDT

    Andre De Grasse

    Canadian sprint sensation plans to compete collegiately in 2015-16.

  5. Mixed results for World champions in Zurich

    Sep 3, 2015, 3:49 PM EDT

    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, David Rudisha and Wayde van Niekerk were among the Beijing stars in Diamond League action.

  6. Five events to watch at Zurich Diamond League

    Sep 2, 2015, 11:27 AM EDT

    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Tori Bowie

    One event includes 2015 World champions from three different events.

  7. Top ten storylines from World Track and Field Championships

    Aug 31, 2015, 4:20 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt, Mo Farah

    Olympic champions came through and potential future Olympic stars broke out.

  8. Ten best performances from World Track and Field Championships

    Aug 31, 2015, 2:47 PM EDT

    Wayde van Niekerk

    One world record and many near marks on the track and in the field.

  9. Ten memorable quotes from World Track and Field Championships

    Aug 31, 2015, 12:09 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Kidney failure, a Segway and goat blood.

  10. U.S. finishes World Championships with fewest medals since 2003

    Aug 30, 2015, 10:25 AM EDT

    U.S. 4x400m relay intro

    “I’m going to cut the goat … and drink the blood.”

  11. Ashton Eaton breaks decathlon world record, wins World Championship

    Aug 29, 2015, 11:23 AM EDT

    Ashton Eaton

    Eaton was competing in his first decathlon in more than two years and wore a cooling hood.

  12. Caitlyn Jenner keeps Olympic gold medal in makeup drawer

    Aug 28, 2015, 11:11 AM EDT

    Caitlyn Jenner

    Jenner explains why the medal isn’t displayed.

  13. Aries Merritt wins bronze before kidney transplant; incredible Worlds performances

    Aug 28, 2015, 10:39 AM EDT

    Ashton Eaton

    Ashton Eaton clocks a decathlon world record. The third fastest woman ever in the 200m. The U.S. was shut out of the medals in its best event.

  14. Usain Bolt receives gift from Segway cameraman at medal ceremony

    Aug 28, 2015, 7:25 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt, Tao Song

    A CCTV cameraman presented Bolt with a red bracelet.

  15. Usain Bolt may retire after Rio Olympics

    Aug 27, 2015, 12:22 PM EDT

    Usain Bolt

    Bolt previously said he would retire after the 2017 World Championships.

  16. Usain Bolt taken out by Segway (video)

    Aug 27, 2015, 11:53 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt, Segway

    “The rumor I’m trying to start right now is that Justin Gatlin paid him off.”

  17. Usain Bolt crushes Justin Gatlin in World Championships 200m

    Aug 27, 2015, 11:52 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin

    Also, Allyson Felix broke a U.S. record for World Championships medals.

  18. Allyson Felix wins 400m, breaks U.S. record for Worlds medals; Rio preview?

    Aug 27, 2015, 11:51 AM EDT

    Allyson Felix

    Felix could try to race two individual events at the Rio Olympics.

  19. Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin’s first race together from 2005 (video)

    Aug 27, 2015, 7:48 AM EDT

    Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin

    Justin Gatlin got the best of Usain Bolt in their only race before Gatlin’s doping ban.

  20. Oscar Pistorius’ parole review date set, reports say

    Aug 27, 2015, 6:51 AM EDT

    Oscar Pistorius

    Pistorius could be out of prison in weeks.

  21. Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin set up duel; South African stretchered off after 400m gold

    Aug 26, 2015, 10:19 AM EDT

    AP

    A two-time Olympic champion in the 200m moved into another runner’s lane during a semifinal.

  22. Hammer thrower briefly leaves World Championships gold medal in taxi

    Aug 25, 2015, 11:03 AM EDT

    Getty Images

    Paweł Fajdek reportedly paid his taxi fare with his World Championships hardware.

  23. U.S. goes medal-less at World Championships; Bolt, Gatlin, Felix advance

    Aug 25, 2015, 10:13 AM EDT

    AP

    One medal favorite’s shoe came off during her race.