Russia launches investigation into doping

...what's needed."The governing body of swimming said Wednesday it is moving its doping test samples taken at the world championships in Russia to the WADA-accredited lab in Barcelona.FINA said in a statement that it "expresses its deep concern...


...Meyers and Tee "Skinny Man" Meyers captured a pair of titles at the World Natural Powerlifting Federation's World Championships.In the 123-pound class, Kitty Meyers, 54, deadlifted 285 pounds and won her fourth world title.Tee Meyers...

What Is It?

...week, the Ferrari 250 GTO. There were only 39 of these beauties built between 1962 and 1964. Ferrari won the GT World Championship in each of the three years the car was manufactured. The performance of this car, for its time, was astounding...

Royals honored at parade through downtown

...drew loud applause when he vowed that the Royals would be back on the same stage next season after winning another world championship.Fans began arriving hours before the festivities. The mood remained mostly jovial, with people waving flags...

Stopchargingmaria wins the Breeders' Cup Distaff after video review

...giving trainer Todd Pletcher and jockey Javier Castellano their second victories Friday on the opening day of the world championships at Keeneland.The last of the day's four Cup races was the most suspenseful, with the stewards needing several...

Sporting goods store puts Olympic hopefuls to work

...rado Springs selling pizza coupons.And for every Nick Symmonds ? the runner who boycotted this year's track world championships to make a point about the relationship between athletes, sponsors and Olympic sports ? there are dozens more like...

US men solid in world gymnastics qualifying

GLASGOW, Scotland - The U.S. men's gymnastics team advanced to the world championship finals with a gritty performance in qualifying on Monday.

US women build lead in gymnastics' world championships in Scotland

...women's gymnastics team felt heading into the 2015 world championships vanished.They were in their element. Packed...she was an alternate on both the 2013 and 2014 world championship teams <0x2014> proved emblematic of...

Timothy Peters wins Truck Series race

...and first since 2013 that Formula One has used race-day qualifying.The 30-year-old Hamilton won his first world championship in 2008 driving for McLaren. His recent domination with Mercedes has already claimed 20 victories and nine other...

Dale Earnhardt Jr. likes his chances of staying alive at Talladega

...United States Grand Prix, a frustrating first day before a weekend where he hopes to clinch his second consecutive world championship and third overall.Torrential rain and lighting forced race officials to cancel the afternoon practice session...