RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil has decided against opening more routes for foreign air carriers for next year’s World Cup, certain it can handle the millions of sports fans who will use airplanes to get around South America’s biggest country.
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LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) — Amid the jerseys and baseball bats held in a secure room at SCP Auctions, there’s a piece of sports memorabilia that speaks to much more than athletic prowess: an Olympic medal won by track star Jesse Owens at the 1936 Games in Berlin.
PARIS (AP) — The men’s saber team event and the women’s foil team event have been dropped for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
ZURICH (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency expects the Russian laboratory assigned to test samples at the Sochi Olympics to meet Sunday’s deadline for improving its operations.