GENEVA - Russia's status as a sports superpower and its participation in track and field events at next year's Olympics came under threat after a report accused the Russians of widespread, state-supported doping.
NEW YORK - A New York congressman plans to introduce a federal bill establishing uniform drug and medication standards in thoroughbred racing that would be overseen by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency and begin in 2017.
AUSTIN, Texas - An arbitration panel ordered Lance Armstrong and Tailwind Sports Corp. to pay $10 million in a fraud dispute with a promotions company.
DENVER - Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong hit two parked cars after a night of partying in Aspen but agreed to let his longtime girlfriend take the blame to avoid national attention, police reports show.
AIGLE, Switzerland - As cycling deals with a scathing report into its deep-rooted culture of doping, UCI President Brian Cookson said the governing body will "no longer turn a blind eye."
PARIS - Lance Armstrong welcomed an investigative report into the murky past of cycling's governing body and said he hopes it can help the sport move on from an era that will always be remembered for the doping by himself and others.
...steroids increased from 5 percent to 7 percent over the same period, the survey found.Travis Tygart, CEO of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, depicted the numbers as alarming but not surprising, given the extensive online marketing of performance-enhancing...
Paine College junior J.T. Hyer has been named Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week.
...probably the most potent and sophisticated drug program developed for an athlete that we've ever seen," U.S. Anti-Doping Agency CEO Travis Tygart said."No one who cares about clean sports likes to hear it," Tygart said in an interview...
The Boston Marathon bombing has been voted the Associated Press sports story of the year, with Lance Armstrong's doping admission voted as the No. 2 sports story of the year.