Olympics Headlines

  • Supreme Court rejects coach’s prayer appeal

    The Supreme Court is rejecting an appeal from a former Seattle-area football coach who lost his job because he refused to stop praying on the field. However, four conservative justices said Tuesday that they are interested in former Bremerton High School coach Joe Kennedy's case and the legal issues it raises. Lower courts said Kennedy was not immediately entitled to get his job back. Courts rejected Kennedy's claim that the school district violated his speech rights by putting him on paid...

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  • Doping: Patience pays off says WADA, as Russia investigation moves on

    Savaged by anti-doping hardliners for their leniency in handling the Russian doping affair, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) gave itself a pat on the back on Tuesday saying its patient diplomatic approach has moved the scandal closer to an end.

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  • Patience pays off says WADA, as Russia doping investigation moves on

    Savaged by anti-doping hardliners for their leniency in handling the Russian doping affair, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) gave itself a pat on the back on Tuesday saying its patient diplomatic approach has moved the scandal closer to an end.

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  • Doping: WADA opts not to suspend Russian anti-doping agency

    The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said on Tuesday it had decided not to re-impose a suspension on Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA despite Moscow missing a deadline to hand over laboratory data.

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  • WADA opts not to suspend Russian anti-doping agency

    The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said on Tuesday it had decided not to re-impose a suspension on Russian anti-doping agency RUSADA despite Moscow missing a deadline to hand over laboratory data.

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  • Russian bobsleigh chief Zubkov quits after doping ban

    Russian Bobsleigh Federation president Alexander Zubkov said on Tuesday he was temporarily stepping down from his post after being banned from the sport for two years over doping violations.

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