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  1. Jessica Mendoza Urges Panama To Get Girls In The Game

    Jessica Mendoza, Special to espnW

    Softball and baseball are back in the Olympics! Well, at least that's what I believe after a recent IOC vote that allows, starting in Tokyo in 2020, "the inclusion of one or more additional events on the Olympic programme for that edition of the Olym...

    Blog | January 21, 2015
  2. Former world champ Carolina Kostner banned 16 months

    Former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner has been banned for 16 months for her role in the doping case involving her ex-boyfriend and Olympic race walking gold medalist Alex Schwazer.

    Story | Conversation | January 16, 2015
  3. IOC accepts Pyeongchang's refusal to move Olympic venues

    The IOC accepted South Korea's venue plans for the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang on Friday after organizers declined its request to move events to save money.

    Story | Conversation | January 16, 2015
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  5. Nicklas Backstrom drops appeal in Sochi Olympic doping case

    Swedish hockey star Nicklas Backstrom has dropped his appeal against the IOC ruling that he committed a doping violation at the Sochi Olympics. In return, he has accepted the minimum sanction of a reprimand.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2015
  6. Anti-Olympics group holds 1st public meeting in Boston

    The head of a a group opposed to bringing the Olympics Games to Boston held its first public meeting in Boston Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2015
  7. Boston bid for 2024 Olympics 'a strong one', head of IOC says

    Boston Strong -- even IOC President Thomas Bach seems to have adopted the slogan.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2015
  8. Karate federation makes push for inclusion in 2020 Toyko Olympic ...

    Karate is making a push to be part of the program for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | January 08, 2015
  9. Beijing, Almaty submit bid files for 2022 Winter Games to IOC

    The two cities left in the depleted field for the 2022 Winter Games have submitted their bid files to the International Olympic Committee.

    Story | Conversation | January 06, 2015
  10. New Swiss law clears way for oversight of FIFA, IOC finances

    GENEVA -- Putting sports officials on a legal level with political dictators, Swiss lawmakers passed legislation allowing more scrutiny of bank accounts held by governing bodies and their leaders. The law passed on Friday, in a 128-62 vote in the low...

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2014
  11. How Softball Could Make Its Return At The 2020 Olympics

    Graham Hays

    The IOC's recent reforms have opened the door for softball and baseball to potentially rejoin the Olympic program in the 2020 Tokyo Games. USA Softball, currently operating on a very limited budget, is cautiously optimistic.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2014
  12. IOC grants full Olympic recognition to Kosovo

    The IOC has granted full recognition to Kosovo, meaning the Balkan country can send an independent team to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2014
  13. IOC approves new Olympic bidding process

    The IOC approved a wide-ranging reform package Monday, including a more affordable bidding process, creation of an Olympic television channel and a more flexible sports program that could bring baseball and softball into the 2020 Tokyo Games.

    Story | Conversation | December 08, 2014
  14. Thomas Bach -- IOC must change now or fall behind

    IOC president Thomas Bach issued a final plea Sunday for members to support his wide-ranging reforms, warning that "we are not living on an island" and the Olympic movement must act now to remain relevant or risk being forced to change by others.

    Story | Conversation | December 07, 2014
  15. Russia facing allegations of systematic doping

    Russia faced explosive allegations of corruption and systematic doping on Wednesday, including the reported admission of drug use by an Olympic champion runner and cover-up and extortion involving a three-time Chicago Marathon winner.

    Story | Conversation | December 03, 2014
  16. Vivian Joseph, Ronald Joseph awarded 1964 bronze medal for pairs ...

    After 50 years, the IOC finally has figured out the pairs figure skating at the 1964 Games.

    Story | Conversation | November 25, 2014
  17. Thomas Bach hails UN resolution as 'historic milestone'

    IOC President Thomas Bach hailed a United Nations resolution on sports and politics Monday as a "historic milestone" that rejects the idea of political boycotts of the Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2014