1. Vonn Backs Tiger's Story for Missing Tooth

    CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy -- World Cup ski champion Lindsey Vonn is backing boyfriend Tiger Woods' account of how he lost a front tooth...

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  2. IOC President Meets to Discuss Italy's 2024 Bid

    DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) -- The head of the Italian Olympic Committee remains confident about Rome's chances of hosting the 2024 Games after discussing the bid with IOC President Thomas Bach on Wednesday...

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  3. Edmunds Facing Bumps in Road in Growth Spurt

    Polina Edmunds had no time to grow into becoming both the future and present of U.S. women's figure skating, since that all happened in one fell swoop...

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  4. Boston 2024 Group Unveils Plans to Host Games

    The Boston 2024 Olympic plan includes two venue clusters — a waterfront cluster and a university cluster — billed as the “most walkable Games in modern times,” bid organizers said Wednesday...

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  5. Australia's Tallent Outraged by Russian's Doping Ban

    (Reuters) - Australian race walker Jared Tallent has accused Russia's Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) of "cherry-picking" ban dates to allow Olympic champion Sergey Kirdyapkin to keep his gold medal and defend the title in 2016...

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  6. Vonn Places to Race 3-4 Times at Worlds

    Lindsey Vonn plans to enter at least three of a possible five individual races at the World Championships in two weeks — the downhill, super-G, giant slalom and possibly the super combined...

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  7. Paula Radcliffe: I Can't Compete with Elite Now

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  8. Five Champs in Boston Marathon Elite Field

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  9. Boston Mayor Open to Referendum on Olympics

    In an apparent change of heart, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh told the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday that he is willing to consider holding a referendum on the city's bid for the 2024 Olympics...

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  10. Russia Ban Five Athletes for Doping

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  11. Vonn Willing to Risk All for Competition

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  12. Is the Idea of America's 'Ice Princess' Dead?

    Tara Lipinski and Ashley Wagner were talking on the phone the other day in advance of this week's U.S. Figure Skating Championships. And at one point, the topic of being America's Ice Princess or "sweetheart" came up...

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  13. Rejuvenated Wagner Hopes to Reclaim Crown

    Just a little more than a year ago, Ashley Wagner spent the longest 12 hours of her life at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships...

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  14. New Tourney Could Open Door for Baseball's Return to the Olympics

    Baseball's return as an Olympic sport is uncertain, but some advocates believe a new tournament co-hosted by Japan later this year could pave the way for the sport being added to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics...

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  15. Olympics Bid Will Be a Political Campaign Like No Other

    Over the next 2½ years, supporters of Boston's Olympic bid will embark on a campaign unlike any in the city's history, spanning the world to promote the Hub to a tiny electorate of barely 100 people...

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  16. Lipinski, Weir Make U.S. Figure Skating Predictions

    NBC figure skating analysts Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir recently shared their men's and women's podium picks for this week's U.S. Figure Skating Championships...

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  17. Boston Games Could Show off City's High Tech

    The possibility of the Olympics coming to Boston in 2024 is an unprecedented opportunity for the local science and technology scene to usher in a new era of innovation...

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  18. Vonn's Comeback Proves She's One of the Best Ever

    The most impressive thing about Lindsey Vonn's achievement Monday was not the number, 63, which is more career victories than any other woman in the history of World Cup Alpine skiing...

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  19. Vonn Breaks All-Time World Cup Wins Record

    Lindsey Vonn won a super-G Monday for her record 63rd World Cup victory and celebrated with an embrace from a surprise visitor -- boyfriend Tiger Woods...

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  20. Vonn Breaks All-Time Women's Alpine Record

    Lindsey Vonn became the most successful female in alpine skiing World Cup history on Monday when she won the Super-G competition in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy to claim her 63rd career victory...

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  21. Tiger Woods Plans on Attending Alpine Skiing World Cup

    Best to anyone's knowledge, Tiger Woods has been on hand for one of Lindsey Vonn's races since it became public they were a couple. Woods stood with other spectators near the finish of a World Cup race in Val d'Isere, France, on Dec...

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  22. Poll Finds Majority of Boston Residents Support 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Bid

    A new poll has found 55 per cent of Massachusetts residents are in support of Boston's bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games...

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  23. Ray Lumpp, Olympic Champion Basketball Player, World War II Veteran, Dies...

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  24. Tokyo's National Olympic Stadium to Deploy Facial Recognition Technology

    The National Olympic Stadium in Tokyo will deploy advanced technology including facial recognition in preparation for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics and Paralympics, according to a report by The Japan News...

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  25. American Team Crashes at Bobsled World Cup

    KOENIGSSEE, Germany -- Kathleen Martini steered Germany to a bobsled World Cup victory Friday in a race overshadowed by the heavy crash of the U.S. crew of Jamie Greubel Poser and Lauryn Williams...

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