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Marion Jones

Drugs, Sports, Loss of Innocence

David Macaray | Posted 09.20.2013 | Sports
David Macaray

What do Marion Jones (American Olympic track and field champion and disgraced drug-user) and Lance Armstrong (a once seven-time Tour de France winner and disgraced drug user) have in common? Neither of them ever failed a drug test.

WATCH: Disgraced Olympian's Advice To Lance Armstrong

OWN | Posted 03.30.2013 | OWN

Former Olympic gold medalist Marion Jones -- once hailed as the fastest woman in the world -- broke the hearts of millions in 2007 when she admitted t...

WATCH: What Disgraced Olympian Marion Jones Told Her Kids About Prison

OWN | Posted 03.26.2013 | OWN

In 2000, track and field athlete Marion Jones was a gold medal-winning Olympian with a promising future ahead of her. Then allegations surfaced that J...

Lance Armstrong: The Sports Story Gets a Rewrite

Brian Rooney | Posted 12.22.2012 | Sports
Brian Rooney

It is impossible to erase what really happened. Lance Armstrong won those seven races. In the rewrite of Armstrong's records the sport of cycling would have you believe they are punishing the perfidy of their greatest rider, while what they really want is for the world to forget their own.

Life After Lance: How Livestrong Can Survive

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 12.17.2012 | Business
Sarah O'Leary

Livestrong can survive the loss of Lance. It just needs to strike while the iron is hot and spread its identity well beyond one man.

Laura Gottesdiener

No Forfeit Here: WNBA Players Win At Motherhood And Career | Laura Gottesdiener | Posted 07.06.2011 | Sports

When DeMya Walker, forward for the Connecticut Sun and now an 11-year WNBA veteran, became pregnant in 2006, the hardest part of her excruciating, 96-...

WATCH: James B. Stewart, 'Tangled Webs': How American Society Is Drowning In Lies

Posted 06.19.2011 | Books

James B. Stewart made an appearance on the Today show this morning talking about the most famous cases of perjury that he's written about in his new b...

As New Book Hits Stores...

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

AUSTIN, Texas — Marion Jones wants you to know she's sorry. Not so much about the performance-enhancing drugs she took – unknowingly, she...

The Nude Athlete

Adam Flomenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Adam Flomenbaum

The next time you confusedly see in a 6'1'', 180 lbs. wide receiver running nude through the park, Chad Ochocinco's question remains: Why wouldn't he?

Marion Jones To WNBA: Olympian Signs With Tulsa Shock

AP | JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

TULSA, Okla. — Marion Jones hasn't lost much of her swagger. The disgraced sprinter once called the world's fastest woman was introduced Wednes...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

If Tiger Woods really had a minor car accident he would be talking to the media. His silence is deafening. If "his people" are advising him on how to handle this situation, he needs new "people."

Marion Jones asks Bush to commute 6-month sentence

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Disgraced Olympic track star Marion Jones has asked President Bush to commute her six-month prison sentence for lying to federal ag...

Number Of Felons Seeking Pardon From Bush Nears Record High

New York Times | CHARLIE SAVAGE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Felons are asking President Bush for pardons and commutations at historic levels as he nears his final months in office, a time when many other presid...

Marion Jones Sentenced To 6 Months For Doping Lies

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Disgraced Olympian Marion Jones, whose speed and smile made her an international superstar until steroid use led to her downfall, was sentenced Friday...

Marion Jones Formally Stripped Of Her Olympic Medals, Name Wiped From Record Books

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The IOC formally stripped Marion Jones of her five Olympic medals Wednesday, wiping her name from the record books following her admission that she wa...

Track Star In Doping Scandal Returns Olympic Medals

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Marion Jones has given up the five medals she won at the Sydney Olympics, days after admitting she used performance-enhancing drugs. It wasn't immedia...

NBC News Loves Marion Jones' Guilt... At Least A Little

Huffington Post | Katherine Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tonight on NBC's Nightly News with Brian Williams, Marion Jones pleading guilty to federal charges of doping led the broadcast. It led Charlie Gibson'...

Marion Jones Pleads Guilty To Lying About Steroid Use

Associated Press | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

For years, Marion Jones angrily denied using steroids. On Friday, she admitted it was all a lie. The three-time Olympic gold medalist pleaded guilty...

Track Star Marion Jones Admits Doping Ahead Of 2000 Olympics

Washington Post | Amy Shipley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Track star Marion Jones has acknowledged using steroids as she prepared for the 2000 Summer Games in Sydney and plans to plead guilty tomorrow in New ...