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  1. Jon Drummond banned 8 years after assisting Tyson Gay’s doping

    Dec 17, 2014, 5:38 PM EST

    Jon Drummond

    Decision details Gay’s acquisition and use of performance-enhancing drugs.

  2. Wilson Kipsang angry that missed drug test made public

    Dec 17, 2014, 2:37 PM EST

    AP

    “It is breach of privacy with malicious target to soil my name.”

  3. Adrian Peterson won’t try for Olympics, but other RBs might

    Dec 15, 2014, 1:51 PM EST

    AP

    Two retired running backs could join a long list of NFL Olympians.

  4. Sochi champions passed over for Athlete of the Year awards

    Dec 15, 2014, 1:38 PM EST

    AP

    Roger Federer won the Swiss men’s award, in a year he didn’t win a Grand Slam, over a Slam winner and a two-time Sochi gold medalist.

  5. Rio Olympic track and field schedule released

    Dec 15, 2014, 11:06 AM EST

    Getty Images

    Thirteen finals will be in morning sessions.

  6. Oscar Pistorius verdict appeal allowed by judge

    Dec 10, 2014, 8:17 AM EST

    Oscar Pistorius

    Pistorius, who could spend less than a year in jail under his current sentence, could have that punishment increased.

  7. Russia has systematic doping problem, reports say

    Dec 3, 2014, 5:36 PM EST

    Maria Savinova

    Olympic track champion implicated.

  8. Seb Coe outlines concerns for track and field, eyes IAAF presidency

    Nov 28, 2014, 11:01 AM EST

    Seb Coe

    Coe sees problems with the World Championships and Diamond League.

  9. Renaud Lavillenie, Valerie Adams win IAAF Athlete of the Year awards

    Nov 21, 2014, 3:10 PM EST

    Renaud Lavillenie

    This year’s winners came from unprecedented nations and events.

  10. Angelina Jolie showed Louis Zamperini scenes of ‘Unbroken’ on hospital bed

    Nov 21, 2014, 8:59 AM EST

    Angelina Jolie, Louis Zamperini

    “Unbroken” film about Olympian and World War II hero comes out on Christmas.

  11. Rio Olympics to have some morning track and field finals

    Nov 19, 2014, 11:29 AM EST

    Shalane Flanagan

    Eight stadium events will have morning finals, a first for Olympic track and field since 1988.

  12. Doha gets 2019 World Track and Field Championships over Eugene, Barcelona

    Nov 18, 2014, 9:23 AM EST

    Lamine Diack

    U.S. has never hosted the World Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

  13. Suzy Favor Hamilton, Olympic runner and Las Vegas escort, to publish memoir

    Nov 13, 2014, 8:41 AM EST

    Suzy Favor Hamilton

    No details known about the book outside of the title.

  14. Oscar Pistorius appeal set for Dec. 9

    Nov 10, 2014, 9:14 AM EST

    Oscar Pistorius

    Prosecutors called Pistorius’ sentence “shockingly light.”

  15. Jessica Ennis-Hill still interested in hurdles, but focused on heptathlon

    Nov 7, 2014, 3:06 PM EST

    Jessica Ennis

    Olympic heptathlon champion has considered trying to make the Rio Olympics in the 100m hurdles.

  16. Lolo Jones compares F1 to Olympics (video)

    Nov 3, 2014, 11:07 AM EST

    Lolo Jones

    Jones was at the United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas.

  17. Wilson Kipsang wins NYC Marathon; Meb Keflezighi fourth

    Nov 2, 2014, 3:44 PM EST

    Wilson Kipsang

    Kenyan Kipsang is the former world record holder.

  18. Caroline Wozniacki breaks 3:30 in New York Marathon

    Nov 2, 2014, 3:37 PM EST

    Caroline Wozniacki

    Also, a 2010 U.S. Olympic champion nearly beat 2:30.

  19. Mary Keitany wins New York Marathon, ties closest finish ever

    Nov 2, 2014, 1:27 PM EST

    Mary Keitany

    Keitany missed all of 2013 due to her second pregnancy.

  20. Tatyana McFadden wins New York City Marathon, makes more history

    Nov 2, 2014, 12:44 PM EST

    Tatyana McFadden

    McFadden won her eighth major marathon in two years on a shortened course.

  21. Boston, Chicago Marathon winner Rita Jeptoo fails drug test

    Oct 31, 2014, 5:21 PM EST

    Rita Jeptoo

    The Kenyan won four straight World Marathon Majors.

  22. Meb Keflezighi in familiar spot as New York City Marathon underdog

    Oct 30, 2014, 3:50 PM EST

    Meb Keflezighi

    Keflezighi faces tough odds to win Sunday, just as in Boston.

  23. Caroline Wozniacki nervous for New York City Marathon, even in her dreams

    Oct 29, 2014, 2:20 PM EST

    Caroline Wozniacki

    Tennis player flew from Singapore to Denmark to New York this week.