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2004 Olympics

U.S. Shot Putter Gets Olympic Gold... Nine Years Later

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 05.30.2013 | Sports

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia -- Nine years later, Adam Nelson can finally call himself an Olympic gold medalist. The American was officially elevated Thurs...

U.S. Shot Putter May Land Gold Medal Eight Years Later

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.06.2012 | Sports

Thanks to new technology that reveals more steroid cheats, Adam Nelson may win the 2004 Olympics shot put more than eight years after he finished seco...

U.S. Cyclist Stripped Of 2004 Gold Medal

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 08.10.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- Just days before the eight-year deadline expires, the IOC formally stripped American cyclist Tyler Hamilton of his 2004 gold for doping Frid...

Cyclist Turns In Olympic Gold Medal After Admitting Doping

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 07.20.2011 | Sports

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Tyler Hamilton turned over his 2004 cycling gold medal to the United States Anti-Doping Agency on Friday, putting Russia...

Did 2004 Olympics Spark Greek Financial Crisis?

AP | DEREK GATOPOULOS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ATHENS, Greece — When it comes to overspending, Greece gets the gold medal. Governments in the Greek capital of Athens haven't balanced a budge...