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  1. Oscar Pistorius to be indicted with investigation finished

    A South African police spokesman says Oscar Pistorius will be served with an indictment now that police have completed an investigation into the shooting death of his girlfriend.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2013
  2. Britain denies visa for Syrian Olympic Committee chief at Games

    Official: Britain has refused to grant a visa to Syrian Olympic Committee chief Gen. Mowaffak Joumaa to attend the London Games

    Story | Conversation | June 22, 2012
  3. Syria vows to attend Olympics despite ban threats

    The president of the Syrian Olympic Committee says nine athletes from the war-torn country have qualified for the London Olympics and will compete "despite all pressures, media war and threats to ban them."

    Story | Conversation | May 30, 2012
  4. 2012 London Games -- Britain considers ban for Syria's Olympic he...

    The British government warned Syria's Olympic leader on Wednesday that he could be banned from attending the London Games because of his close ties with President Bashar Assad.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2012
  5. Swiss skier, Olympic downhill champion Didier Defago out for seas...

    Olympic downhill skiing champion Didier Defago is expected to miss the entire Alpine season after injuring his left knee in training.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2010
  6. 2010 Tour de France: Lance Armstrong aims to win stage with saved...

    Lance Armstrong's team manager says the seven-time Tour de France winner has deliberately lost time to save energy for a new goal: a stage victory.

    Story | Conversation | July 18, 2010
  7. Fiorentina v Genoa: Preview

    FLORENCE, September 26 (Serie A) - Fiorentina sporting director Pantaleo Corvino is confident the team will bounce back from Wednesday night's 3-0 mauling by Lazio.The Viola will look to make up for the defeat on Saturday evening when they host a Gen...

    Preview | September 26, 2008
  8. Gregson named COO of U.S. Olympic Committee

    Retired Lt. Gen. Wallace "Chip" Gregson has been named chief operating officer of the U.S. Olympic Committee, the organization announced Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2005
  9. She circumnavigates globe in 71½ days

    British sailor Ellen MacArthur returned home to a hero's welcome Tuesday after her record solo around-the-world sail.

    Story | Conversation | February 08, 2005
  10. 82 percent say Games were worth trouble

    One week after the closing ceremony, 82 percent of Athenians say the Olympics were worth the years of sacrifice, according to a poll published Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2004
  11. Annus considers himself the champion

    Tuesday's Daily dope

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2004
  12. In a not-so-perfect world ...

    Ray Ratto

    The good folks at Wheaties overlooked some worthy contenders to represent the Breakfast of Champions.

    Story | Conversation | August 30, 2004
  13. 'There isn't any plan'

    The multi-billion dollar question now is what lies ahead for the 35 competition venues and 72 training facilities?

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2004
  14. Athletes, fans enjoy Closing Ceremony

    Efharisto, Athens! The world thanks the fabled city for a triumphant -- and safe -- Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2004
  15. Security a success -- and overkill -- in Athens

    Despite dire warnings of hijacked airplanes, dirty bombs and killer kites, the games entered the Closing Ceremonies Sunday with no major security problems.

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2004
  16. Police, Tibetans scuffle in protest

    Tibetan protesters and police briefly scuffled at the main Olympic stadium complex Sunday, just hours before organizers of the 2008 Beijing Games were to receive the Olympic flag at the closing ceremony.

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2004