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Canadian Richard Pound, Chairman of WADA's (World Anti-Doping Agency) Independent Commission (IC), presents the findings of his Commission's Report surrounding allegations of doping in sport, during a press conference, in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP)

Russia slammed in doping report, faces possible Olympic ban

GENEVA — Russia's status as a sports superpower and its participation in…


Residents celebrate after Beijing is announced as the host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics at the ski resort region of Chongli where the Nordic skiing, ski jumping, and other outdoor Olympic events will be held in northern China's Hebei province Friday, July 31, 2015.  (Ng Han Guan/AP)

Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Throughout more than 120 years of Olympic history,…


This artist's rendering released by Japan Sport Council in July 2015 shows the image of the Olympic stadium planned for the 2020 Tokyo Games. (Japan Sport Council via AP)

Japan to start from scratch on Tokyo Olympic stadium plan

TOKYO — Japan scrapped the design of the Olympic stadium for the…