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Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic abuse crisis

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Lawmakers used a House subcommittee hearing get answers about the U.S. Olympic Committee's slow-moving response to a steadily widening sex-abuse scandal in Olympic sports. More>>

Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing Lopezes

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USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers. More>>

AP Interview: Phelps says mental health is new passion

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AP Interview: Olympic champion Michael Phelps says mental health is his new passion, giving him a chance to make a bigger impact than he ever did at the pool. More>>

Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

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Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith has sued USA Swimming, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered it up. More>>

USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

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USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes. More>>

Russia's doping capital gears up for World Cup

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Russia is trying to wipe its sports reputation clean by hosting the World Cup after years of doping scandals. More>>

USA Gymnastics VP Faehn out amid fallout from Nassar scandal

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USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from former victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes. More>>

British ex-culture secretary Tessa Jowell dies at 70

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Tessa Jowell, the former U.K. culture secretary who played a key role in securing the 2012 London Olympics, has died. More>>

Young Finland defenseman Heiskanen eyes NHL

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Finland's defenseman Miro Heiskanen played at the junior world championship, the Olympic tournament and the world championship this year. More>>

Dogged by buses afire, Roman commuters get new metro station

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Roman commuters, plagued by buses going aflame, have a new subway station. More>>

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  • Teacher out of hospital after stopping school shooting

    Teacher out of hospital after stopping school shooting

    Sunday, May 27 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-05-27 05:06:02 GMT
    (Robert Scheer/The Indianapolis Star via AP). Law enforcement officers walk outside Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., after a shooting on Friday, May 25, 2018. A male student opened fire at the suburban Indianapolis school wounding a...(Robert Scheer/The Indianapolis Star via AP). Law enforcement officers walk outside Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., after a shooting on Friday, May 25, 2018. A male student opened fire at the suburban Indianapolis school wounding a...
    Authorities say a female student wounded in an Indianapolis-area middle school shooting is in critical condition and a teacher who was also shot is in good condition.More >>
    Authorities say a female student wounded in an Indianapolis-area middle school shooting is in critical condition and a teacher who was also shot is in good condition.More >>
  • More LGBT issues loom as justices near wedding cake decision

    More LGBT issues loom as justices near wedding cake decision

    Sunday, May 27 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-05-27 05:04:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, the Supreme Court in Washington is seen at sunset. A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through the courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, the Supreme Court in Washington is seen at sunset. A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through the courts and will continue, no matter the outcome in the...
    A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and that'll continue, no matter what the Supreme Court decides in the case of a baker who wouldn't create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.More >>
    A flood of lawsuits over LGBT rights is making its way through courts and that'll continue, no matter what the Supreme Court decides in the case of a baker who wouldn't create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.More >>
  • US Gulf Coast prepares as Alberto brings wind, rain north

    US Gulf Coast prepares as Alberto brings wind, rain north

    Sunday, May 27 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-05-27 05:03:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). Gulfport, Miss., residents shovel sand into bags at a Harrison County Road Department sand bagging location, while preparing for Subtropical Storm Alberto to make its way through the Gulf of Mexico, Saturday, May 26, 2018. ...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). Gulfport, Miss., residents shovel sand into bags at a Harrison County Road Department sand bagging location, while preparing for Subtropical Storm Alberto to make its way through the Gulf of Mexico, Saturday, May 26, 2018. ...
    Florida, Alabama and Mississippi have launched emergency preparations ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto The slow-moving system is expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast over...More >>
    Florida, Alabama and Mississippi have launched emergency preparations ahead of the arrival of Subtropical Storm Alberto The slow-moving system is expected to cause wet misery across the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast over the holiday weekend.More >>
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