Portland, Ore., will host the 2016 World Indoor Championships.
The Royal Palace in Monaco has denied allegations by a former employee that Prince Albert II broke IOC ethics rules during Russia's winning bid for the 2014 Winter Olympics.
If Australia's bid to host the 2022 World Cup can survive the first round or two of voting, it may well come home with a wet sail.
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt and Russian pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva are the leading contenders for the IAAF athlete of the year awards.
With only 21 seconds separating four Astana riders in Saturday's opening stage of the Tour de France, it's premature to read any pecking order into the riders' finishes.
Will Lance be something approaching the rider he was before in the next three weeks? Is his cancer message resonating despite his cycling season? His big stage awaits.
The IAAF appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Thursday, requesting doping bans given to seven leading female Russian athletes be extended.
Modern pentathlon has been cut from five events to four in a bid to boost its popularity and stay in the Olympics.
Haile Gebrselassie's latest marathon world record was ratified Friday by the International Association of Athletics Federations.
Four Russian track athletes were sanctioned for doping by the federation Thursday, bringing the total to 16 caught for drug violations in recent months.
Bolt's world records ratified
Two pole vault world records set by Yelena Isinbayeva were ratified Tuesday by the International Association of Athletics Federations, but the Russian's most recent record set at the Beijing Olympics is still pending.
Usain Bolt's 100-meter record was ratified Monday by the International Association of Athletics Federations.
Asafa Powell ran his fastest 100 meters of the season Tuesday and Yelena Isinbayeva broke her own record in the women's pole vault to highlight the Herculis Super Grand Prix meet.
Chinese race walker Song Hongjuan was suspended for four years Friday after failing a drug test, the latest Chinese athlete sanctioned for doping before next month's Beijing Olympics.