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Olympic Doping

Hockey Star Failed Doping Test Before Gold Medal Game

AP | LARRY LAGE | Posted 02.24.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Sweden center Nicklas Backstrom watched from the athletes village as his teammates lost to Canada in the Olympic hockey gold-me...

Another Failed Drug Test

AP | Posted 02.22.2014 | Sports

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The Ukrainian Olympic Committee says cross-country skier Marina Lisogor has failed a doping test, the third positive result of ...

Two More Cases Of Olympic Doping

AP | Posted 10.04.2012 | Sports

LONDON — A Russian cyclist and Colombian runner were sanctioned by the IOC on Saturday for failing pre-competition drug tests, bringing to four ...

Moroccan Reportedly Tests Positive For Doping

AP | GRAHAM DUNBAR | Posted 10.03.2012 | Sports

LONDON — Moroccan runner Amine Laalou was barred from entering Britain a day before he was to compete at the Olympics, Morocco's sports minister...

Three-Time World Champ Busted For Doping

AP | STEPHEN WILSON and RAF CASERT | Posted 08.03.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- A three-time world champion hammer thrower from Belarus was kicked out of the London Olympics on Friday because an IOC retest found his dopi...

I Want One of Those Suits!

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

As the world prepares to meet in Beijing for our quadrennial festival of sport, it seems clear that years of training and clean living will mean nothing without one of those terrific mega-swimsuits.