Russia's Darya Pishchalnikova could be stripped of her silver medal in the discus at the London Olympics and face a lifetime ban following a positive doping test.
Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt are so different in so many ways, yet they're so the same.
Shot putter Nadzeya Ostapchuk of Belarus became the first athlete to be stripped of a medal at the London Olympics after her gold was withdrawn Monday for doping.
Led by its two supernovas, Sanya Richards-Ross and Allyson Felix, the U.S. women's track team put an exclamation point on its stellar Olympics with a win in the 4x400 relay.
The U.S. 4x100 relay team couldn't keep up with Usain Bolt and the Jamaicans, but it doesn't mean it'll stop trying.
For the U.S. women, London was a banner Games. For the American men, faced with the task of racing against Usain Bolt, they were left to celebrate smaller achievements.
Great Britain's Mo Farah put on quite the show for the home crowd while winning the 5,000 meters and after it was all over.
A lot can happen when a relay team holds on to the baton. For the U.S. women Friday night, what happened was a dominating performance that led to a world record.
No matter how hard you train, no matter how many years you put in, the unexpected can happen at the Olympics. Just ask Morgan Uceny and the men's 4x400 relay team.
Sweden's Olympic team is looking to get another Olympic gold medal, from the courts.
French runner Hassan Hirt tested positive for the blood-booster EPO, an official with knowledge of the result told The Associated Press on Friday. The IOC said he was ordered to leave the Olympics.
Ashton Eaton and Trey Hardee pulled off a rare American feat in the Olympic decathlon, a feat that warrants a very specific level of respect.
There have been two dominant household-name athletes at the past two Olympics -- Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt. But unlike Phelps, Bolt is as much an entertainer as an athlete.
American runner Manteo Mitchell ran the last 200 meters of the opening lap of the Olympic 4x400-meter relay preliminaries Thursday with a broken leg.
Jon Drummond was a world-class runner. But today, he does something far more important than just help today's top athletes. If you need proof, just listen to him.
There's no easy way to discuss this Lolo Jones thing. There's never any way to talk freely about the personal appeal of athletes without the conversation offending someone.