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USOC aims to go to Olympics unless 'physically impossible'

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USOC leader wants to take team to Olympics unless it's 'legally or physically impossible'. More>>

Vonn happy to mix sport and politics ahead of Olympics

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Lindsey Vonn says she won't stop expressing political views, though her main goal is regaining the Olympic downhill title. More>>

Usmanov urges IOC to let Russia flag fly at 2018 Olympics

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A leading Russian sports official has urged the IOC to reverse a ban on the country's flag from the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Olympic boxing greats Lomachenko, Rigondeaux fight as pros

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Vasyl Lomachenko vs Guillermo Rigondeaux: Olympic boxing champs meet as pros. More>>

US team still planning for Olympics despite confusion

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The U.S. Olympic Committee still plans on bringing teams to the Pyeongchang Games next February despite U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley calling U.S. participation in the Olympics an "open question.''. More>>

The Latest: White House 'looks forward' to Winter Olympics

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The White House spokeswoman says "no official decision has been made" about whether the U.S. will participate in the Olympic games set to take place next year in South Korea. More>>

European lawmakers slam FIFA, IOC for leadership issues

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Global sports bodies FIFA and the IOC have failed to show strong leadership after corruption and doping scandals, according to a European lawmakers group. More>>

Putin will allow Russians to compete at Pyeongchang Olympics

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A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says the Kremlin needs to analyze the International Olympic Committee's ruling to bar Russia and its sports officials from the upcoming Pyeongchang Games before making any decisions. More>>

Saulnier scores late, Canada beats USA in women's hockey

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Canadian goaltender Genevieve Lacasse stops all 32 shots in a 2-0 shutout over the USA women's national team in Winnipeg on Tuesday night. More>>

The red Russian uniforms will be gone, but not the athletes

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The International Olympic Committee has barred the Russian team from competing in Pyeongchang in February over widespread doping at the last edition of the Winter Games in 2014. More>>

IOC: Russians can compete at Olympics, but without flag

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The IOC executive board is meeting to decide if Russian athletes can compete at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics despite evidence that the country ran an orchestrated doping program at the 2014 Sochi Games. More>>

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

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Among 10 Things to Know: Trump forges ahead with plans to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital; John Conyers resigns from Congress amid harassment allegations; California suburbs again under siege from wind-driven fires. More>>

The Latest: Pyeongchang organizers respect IOC decision

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The IOC's medical director says Russian athletes are "particularly emphasized" in targeted doping tests on athletes preparing for the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Olympic ban for Russia's World Cup organizing chief

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The International Olympic Committee has handed a lifetime ban to Vitaly Mutko, the Sports Minister during the time of the Sochi Olympics, who is now in charge of Russia's World Cup preparations. More>>

IOC weighs Russian Olympic ban, risks provoking Putin

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Decision on banning Russia from competing at upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics will be taken on Tuesday. More>>

What would banning Russia mean for the Winter Olympics?

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As IOC prepares for key vote, what would banning Russia mean for the Winter Olympics?. More>>

Beleaguered World Cup gets weak opener: Russia-Saudi Arabia

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Officials from the 32 World Cup teams have gathered in Moscow to find out who will play who at next year's tournament in Russia. More>>

Correction: Sexual Misconduct-The Accused story

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Matt Lauer and Garrison Keillor added to roster of powerful men accused of sexual misconduct in wake of Harvey Weinstein scandal. More>>

US bobsledder Ryan Bailey hit with 2-year doping ban

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US bobsledder Ryan Bailey gets 2-year doping ban, will miss Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Russian Deputy PM Mutko defiant about Olympic scandal

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In a combative mood hours before the World Cup draw, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko defended himself and his country amid an ongoing Olympic doping scandal. More>>

The Latest: Lack of blockbuster opener won't harm World Cup

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Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko says "there is no proof" of a state-backed doping system in the country. More>>

With Russian sports under a cloud, Putin vows warm welcome

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Russian President Vladimir Putin opened the World Cup draw ceremony and promised "a great festival" at next year's tournament. More>>

Lauer apologizes, NBC looks to move on but questions linger

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Matt Lauer's firing as host of NBC's 'Today' makes him the biggest media figure brought down by sexual misconduct allegations since Bill O'Reilly and Roger Ailes lost their lofty positions at Fox News Channel. More>>

North's missile frustrates South Korea's Olympic preparation

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North Korea's latest missile launch is a frustrating development for South Korean organizers of the Winter Olympics starting in just 10 weeks a short distance from the tense inter-Korean border. More>>

Sochi investigator says Russian denials risk tougher penalty

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The investigator who detailed Russia's Olympic doping program says the country's top sports officials are talking themselves into a tougher punishment. More>>

Report: Whistleblower diary strengthens case against Russia

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Diary entries from the key whistleblower in the Russian doping scandal document several meetings with powerful government officials, and are expected to be used as further evidence when the IOC decides Russia's fate for the upcoming Olympics. More>>

The Latest: Philippines expresses concern about NKorea test

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The White House says President Donald Trump has been briefed on North Korea's apparent ballistic missile launch. More>>

IOC judges back truthful whistleblower, ban 5 more Russians

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Another five Russians have been disqualified for doping at the Sochi Winter Olympics, among them winners of gold and silver medals. More>>

Rio Olympic velodrome hit by fire; 2nd time this year

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For the second time this year a fire has damaged the velodrome built for last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics. More>>

Miyahara leads Skate America ladies after short program

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Japan's Satoko Miyahara leads at Skate America following the short program, a promising sign for the 19-year-old Olympic hopeful following a hip injury earlier this year. More>>

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