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IOC Wants Lance's Medal Back

AP | Posted 11.09.2013 | Sports

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — The IOC wants Lance Armstrong to return his Olympic medal. IOC Vice President Thomas Bach says Armstro...

2000 Gold Medalist Dies

AP | Posted 05.29.2013 | Sports

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Soraya Jimenez, the weightlifter who a gold medal in 2000 in Sydney to become Mexico's first female Olympic champion, has died of...

Lance Could Lose Olympic Medal

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 11.01.2012 | Sports

LONDON -- The IOC opened an investigation Thursday into Lance Armstrong's role in a doping scandal that has already wiped out his seven Tour de France...

PHOTOS: Decaying Athens Olympics Venues

AP | ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 08.03.2012 | Sports

-- There's still one group that loves the training pool for athletes at the former Olympic village in Athens' northern fringe. Frogs....

USA Olympic Relay Runners Win 2000 Gold... Again

AP | GRAHAM DUNBAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

GENEVA — American sprinters who were stripped of their 2000 Olympics relay medals because teammate Marion Jones was doping won an appeal Friday ...

China Loses Bronze Medal Won By Underage Female Gymnast, U.S. Gets It Instead

AP | STEPHEN WILSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Ten years after its gymnastics team won an Olympic bronze medal in Sydney, China was ordered to give it back for u...

Runner Stripped Of Gold Medal Is Now Homeless

Huffington Post | Julian Hattem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

As part of our Bearing Witness 2.0 project, the Huffington Post is rounding up compelling local stories about the victims of the recession. Calvin H...

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'...

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 ...