Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics got the go-ahead Friday from the IOC executive board to change three venue locations, with more changes expected in the next few months as the Japanese try to cuts costs.
The suspension of Rio de Janeiro's anti-doping laboratory could be lifted within two months in a crucial step to ensure effective drug-testing at next year's Olympics, the head of the World Anti-Doping Agency said Thursday.
The head of the IOC inspection team wrapping up a three-day tour of venues for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro said Wednesday her team was encouraged by progress ahead of South America's first Olympics.
The president of the World Anti-Doping Agency said Tuesday he is "hugely impressed" by Jamaica's efforts to establish an effective drug-testing program on the Caribbean island that is home to many of the most successful sprinters in athletics.
In a story Feb. 21 about a reunion of the 1980 U.S. Olympic gold medal hockey team, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Miracle on Ice reunion was the first for the living teammates since 1980. It was the team's first reunion at Lake Placid since 1980, not its first reunion ever.