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All Russian weightlifters have been banned from the Rio Olympics due to the doping scandal enveloping the country.
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Russian athletes banned from competing at the 2016 Olympic Games took part in an alternative competition in Moscow on the same day the national team left for Rio.
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Craig Sager had hoped August would find him in Rio covering his fifth Olympics, but he will instead miss the Games to continue his fight against cancer.
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The NFL has reinstated Miami Dolphins defensive end Dion Jordan on a conditional basis following his yearlong suspension for violations of the substance-abuse policy.
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The Miami Marlins acquired right-hander starters Andrew Cashner and Colin Rea from the San Diego Padres in a seven-player trade, according to multiple reports Friday.
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The NBA announced Thursday that the Denver Nuggets and Indiana Pacers will travel to London for a regular-season game at The O2 Arena on Jan. 12, 2017.
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Ichiro Suzuki had a pinch-hit double for his 2,998th MLB hit, but it wasn't enough as the Miami Marlins fell 5-4 to the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night at Marlins Park.
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The San Francisco Giants added depth for the stretch run Thursday by acquiring infielder Eduardo Nunez from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for minor league left-hander Adalberto Mejia.
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He has suffered a below-par season -- and Rory McIlroy's recent woes showed no sign of abating at the PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club.
Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon apologized Thursday before rejoining the team after serving an 80-game suspension for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance.
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The Minnesota Vikings erased any speculation about head coach Mike Zimmer's future on Thursday with a long-term contract extension.
In India, a woman becoming a professional wrestler is rare enough. But three Olympian wrestlers all from the same area of Haryana -- widely considered India's most patriarchal state -- and two of them related? That's unheard of.
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The upcoming summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, has brought great change, according to the mayor. The city has new parks, museums and fountains all for the Games.
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