Future of Rio golf course unclear

5 days ago

The future of the golf course under construction for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016 was unclear Wednesday after the city of Rio and the course developer -- both defendants in a lawsuit -- failed to agree to changes proposed by a Brazilian court. Read more ...

Flanagan chasing record in Berlin

6 days ago

Shalane Flanagan was the fastest American woman at the 2014 Boston Marathon, and now she has her sights set on breaking the American record at the upcoming Berlin Marathon. Read more ...

FIBA OKs religious head coverings

6 days ago

International basketball's governing body said Tuesday that players will be allowed to wear religious head coverings, such as hijabs or turbans, on a trial basis in some competitions. Read more ...

Boxing India provisionally recognized

7 days ago

Indian boxers will be allowed to participate at the Asian Games after the sport's amateur world governing body gave provisional recognition to a new national federation, but there is no certainty they'll get to participate under the national flag. Read more ...