Russia faces Olympic ban in track and field after scathing report of doping

...Russian national team competitors, said the report is part of a "politically motivated" campaign linked to the crisis in Ukraine.Russian athletes suspected of doping are also likely to keep their medals because canceling any results would require "a...

Ukraine: 295 on Malaysia plane shot down over east

HRABOVE, Ukraine - A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane...was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine on Thursday, Ukrainian officials said...haven't yet been confirmed, he added.Ukraine's security services produced what they...

Ukraine, Russia spar over fate of Crimean clubs

...annexation of Crimea, Russia and Ukraine are now squabbling over soccer clubs in the region.Defying authorities in Ukraine, Russia is incorporating three Crimean...no right to run the sport on what Ukraine considers its territory. FIFA already...

Paralympians from Ukraine, Russia stand together

...the athletes and flags from Russia and Ukraine appeared side by side Saturday, united...silver and bronze medals amassed by Ukraine justified ? in sporting terms ? the...his neighbor's territory.And from Ukraine's first Paralympic medalist in Sochi...

Americans' shaky defense helps Ukraine win friendly match

...minute and Marco Devic in the 68th as Ukraine exposed the shaky American central defense of Oguchi Onyewu and Anthony Brooks.Ukraine's players linked arms on shoulders during...silence for the victims of violence in Ukraine.The crowd at Papadopoulos Stadium...

Ukraine women win biathlon relay title in Sochi

...erupted in deadly violence this week, the Ukraine women's 4x6-kilometer biathlon relay...the pole vault great and leader of the Ukraine Olympic Committee, wrote on Twitter...win bronze.It was the second medal for Ukraine these games, after Vita Semerenko took...

Six South American players refusing to return to club in Ukraine

...five Brazilians and one Argentine ? have refused to return to Ukraine to play for their soccer club in the troubled city of Donetsk...forward Carlos Tevez, convinced the players not to return to Ukraine after telling them they would be able to sign new contracts...

Ukraine OKs monitors for EU's gas shipments

KIEV, Ukraine --- Ukraine accepted a deal today on the EU-led monitoring of Russian gas moving...gas shipments that it suspended amid a bitter contract dispute with Ukraine. The suspension was seen by many as yet another attempt by Moscow...

Ukraine's president proposes printing more money

KIEV, Ukraine -- President Leonid Kuchma called for...its independence in an effort to help Ukraine avoid financial collapse. In a special...worsening of the economic situation." Ukraine has been badly shaken by the financial...

Ukraine rallies to beat Sweden at Euro 2012

KIEV, Ukraine - Andriy Shevchenko trumped Zlatan Ibrahimovic...Monday, scoring two great headers to give Ukraine a 2-1 win over Sweden at the European...chances to qualify."The victory gives Ukraine a serious chance of advancing from Group...