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Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:37 PM EDT

U.Md. Women's Basketball to Tour Italy

U.Md. Women's Basketball to Tour Italy

The University of Maryland's women's basketball team is getting a jump on next season with a tour of Italy. Carol Maloney reports.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 12:26 PM EDT

Olympian Ousted for Pot in 2012 Hopes for Redemption in Rio

Olympian Ousted for Pot in 2012 Hopes for Redemption in Rio

A New Jersey judoka who was expelled from the London 2012 Olympics after he tested positive for marijuana is looking for a second chance in Rio, according to reports. Nick Delpopolo, 27, has trained hard...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 10:01 PM EDT

NBA Teams, Players React to All-Star Game Move

NBA Teams, Players React to All-Star Game Move

Caving in to mounting pressure to move the annual event, the NBA joined a growing list of high-profile organizations, businesses and celebrities that have canceled events and pulled business out of North...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 09:36 PM EDT

GWU Investigating Basketball Coach After Players’ Complaints

GWU Investigating Basketball Coach After Players’ Complaints

George Washington University said it is bringing in outside counsel as part of an investigation into allegations against men's basketball coach Mike Lonergan.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 04:59 AM EDT

Golfers Skip Rio Because No Money Involved

Golfers Skip Rio Because No Money Involved

The head of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics says the world's top four male golfers have withdrawn from the games because there is no money to be won — not because of the Zika virus. Their absence could be a setback...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 10:30 AM EDT

IOC Will Not Enforce Blanket Ban on Russian Athletes

IOC Will Not Enforce Blanket Ban on Russian Athletes

The IOC has decided against a complete ban on Russian athletes from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 08:19 PM EDT

Franklin, Lochte Facing More Down Time in Rio

Franklin, Lochte Facing More Down Time in Rio

Missy Franklin and Ryan Lochte will be busy in the pool at the Rio Olympics. Just not as busy as they wanted to be. The two popular stars from the U.S. swimming team four years ago in London have just...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 10:00 AM EDT

Ready Or Not: Rio Olympics Open Doors at Athletes Village

Ready Or Not: Rio Olympics Open Doors at Athletes Village

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Ready or not, the Rio Olympics are opening their doors.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 06:43 PM EDT

NBA Withdraws All-Star Game From North Carolina

NBA Withdraws All-Star Game From North Carolina

The NBA is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte because of its objections to a North Carolina law that limits anti-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. The league...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 05:00 AM EDT

US Sending Record Number of Women to Rio Games

US Sending Record Number of Women to Rio Games

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The United States is sending 292 women to the Summer Olympics— the most women who have ever competed at an Olympics for a single country.

Countdown to Rio

 

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