1. Rio Considering Two Olympic Flames for 2016 Games

    Rio de Janeiro could have two Olympic flames burning simultaneously at two different venues, officials in the Brazilian city said...

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  2. Hirscher Wins Fourth Straight WC Giant Slalom

    Overall leader Marcel Hirscher dominated a giant slalom for his fourth straight World Cup victory in the discipline Sunday...

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  3. Jeremy Taiwo Sets USATF Heptathalon Record

    .@JeremyATaiwo is the 2015 #USATFind mHept champion in a meet record score of 6,273 pts. Wins the mHept 1000m in 2:34.26.....

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  4. Elana Meyers Taylor Wins Historic Bobsled Title

    Elana Meyers Taylor set track records in three of four runs over two days en route to winning the first World Championship by a U.S. female bobsled driver.....

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  5. Brazilian Swimmer Gomes Jr. Suspended 6 Months for Positive Test

    Brazilian breaststroker Joao Gomes Jr., a three-time world champion at the 2014 Doha World Championships in relay duty, was suspended for six months by FINA...

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  6. Christensen Wins Grand Prix Men's Slopestyle

    Sochi Olympic gold medalist Joss Christensen saved his best for last to win the men's skiing slopestyle event at the U.S. Grand Prix...

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  7. Video: Rio Olympic Park Transformation Time-Lapse

    The Rio government organization Cidade Olimpica published two videos this week looking at the progress of the main 2016 Olympic Park...

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  8. Tokyo 2020 Olympics Have 3 Venue Changes Approved by IOC

    Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics got the go-ahead Friday from the IOC executive board to change three venue locations, with more changes expected in the next few months as the Japanese try to cuts costs...

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  9. Rio Test Event Gives U.S. Beach Volleyball Stars Glimpse of 2016 Games

    What better way to preview the 2016 Rio Olympics than testing out Copacabana Beach? That's exactly what the top four U.S...

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  10. Austrian Stecher Ends 21-Year Nordic Career

    FALUN, Sweden -- Six-time Olympian Mario Stecher of Austria has ended his Nordic combined career, 21 years after winning his first of 12 World Cups...

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  11. IOC Relaxes Rule on Athletes, Sponsors in Olympics

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The IOC is relaxing a rule that prohibited athletes from promoting non-official sponsors during the Olympics...

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  12. Oral History of Epic 2010 Olympi Hockey Final

    Athletes are conditioned to forget. Make a good play, think about the next one. Make a bad play, don't think about it and try to succeed the next time...

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  13. IOC Relaxes Rule on Athletes and Sponsors During Olympics

    The IOC is relaxing a rule that prohibited athletes from promoting non-official sponsors during the Olympics...

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  14. IOC: Sochi Olympics Post $50M Operating Surplus

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi recorded a surplus of $50 million in its operating budget...

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  15. Nevada Gaming Commission Approves Wagering on Olympic Events

    The Nevada Gaming Commission approved the legalization of gambling on Olympic events, which will take immediate effect, per Howard Stutz of the Las Vegas Review-Journal ...

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  16. Nevada Gaming Approves Olympic Wagering

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  17. Is Simone Biles Unbeatable?

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  18. Airbnb on Shortlist to Provide Rooms for 2016 Games

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  19. Cal Bobsledder Halfway to World Championship History

    Former Cal sprinter Cherrelle Garrett and pilot Elana Meyers Taylor are on the verge of becoming the first American women to win a bobsled World Championship title...

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  20. Dead Fish Found in Rio Olympic Sailing Venue

    In the latest problem for the sailing venue for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, thousands of dead twaite shad have been found floating in the waters of Guanabara Bay, prompting an investigation by the city's environmental agency...

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  21. Another Russian Walker Suspended for Doping

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  22. Conger Breaks American Record in 200 Fly

    AUSTIN – Texas' Jack Conger didn't waste anytime putting up big times as he dropped an American record in the 200-yard fly during time trials at the Big 12 Men's Championships this morning...

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  23. Olympian Pleads Guilty to Making Meth

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  24. Rutherford to Compete in Europeans

    Rutherford, 28, set an indoor personal best of 8.17m in Birmingham last week and has been named in a 39-strong squad to compete in Prague from 5 March...

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  25. Moore Wins Para-Snowboard Bronze

    Ben Moore won Britain's first Para-Snowboard World Championship medal with bronze in Tuesday's snowboard-cross event in La Molina, Spain...

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