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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. Oscar Pistorius appeal set for Dec. 9

    Nov 10, 2014, 9:14 AM EST

    Oscar Pistorius

    Prosecutors called Pistorius’ sentence “shockingly light.”

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. Prosecutors to appeal Oscar Pistorius verdict, sentence

    Oct 27, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    Oscar Pistorius

    Pistorius was sentenced to no more than five years behind prison last week.

  18. Allyson Felix’s patience pays off in 2014, ready to explore again in 2015

    Oct 23, 2014, 3:14 PM EST

    Allyson Felix

    Felix came back from torn hamstring to post the fastest 200m time since the London Olympics.

  19. Oscar Pistorius’ agent seeks prison meeting to discuss running future

    Oct 23, 2014, 11:59 AM EST

    Oscar Pistorius

    Pistorius is banned from competing during his sentence, even if not in jail, by Paralympic and South African Olympic Committees.

  20. Jeneba Tarmoh mulls representing Sierra Leone at Rio 2016 Olympics

    Oct 22, 2014, 9:16 AM EST

    Jeneba Tarmoh

    Tarmoh was part of the infamous tie at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials.

  21. Oscar Pistorius barred from Rio Paralympics

    Oct 21, 2014, 5:37 AM EST

    Oscar Pistorius

    Pistorius would not be allowed to run, even if he is out of jail and under correctional supervision.

  22. Oscar Pistorius sentenced to maximum 5 years in prison

    Oct 21, 2014, 5:18 AM EST

    Oscar Pistorius

    Pistorius could serve less than one year in prison.

  23. The jump for the ages: Mike Powell, Bob Beamon and a revered world record

    Oct 20, 2014, 2:52 PM EST

    Mike Powell

    A look back at the greatest head-to-head duel in track and field history.