• In this photo taken Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, junior athletes run past a sign for Athletics Kenya at the Discovery cross country races in Eldoret, western Kenya.  Two Kenyan athletes Joy Sakari and Francisca Koki Manunga who are both serving a four-year ban for doping at the 2015 world championships say the country’s governing body for track and field chief executive of Athletics Kenya, Isaac Mwangi, asked them each for a US  dlrs 24,000 bribe to reduce their suspensions. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

    Kenya under investigation for breaching anti-doping code

    Kenya is being investigated for breaching the world anti-doping code, WADA said Thursday, and could be declared non-compliant in a matter of weeks.

  • In this Feb. 14, 2013 file picture the Nestle logo is  photographed  at the Nestle headquarter  in Vevey, Switzerland. Food and beverage giant Nestle told the IAAF on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 that it terminated its sponsorship of athletics' governing body over fears the doping scandal could damage the company's image. (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP, file)

    Nestle terminates IAAF sponsorship over doping scandal

    LONDON (AP) — Food and beverage giant Nestle told the IAAF on Wednesday that it terminated its sponsorship of athletics’ governing body over fears the doping scandal could damage the company’s image.

  • California court throws out caddie lawsuit against PGA Tour

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Caddies lost their class-action lawsuit against the PGA Tour when a federal judge in California ruled they signed a contract with the tour that requires them to wear bibs as part of their uniform and cannot claim that corporate sponsorship on the bibs makes them human billboards.

  • Paris secures 8m euros in sponsorship deals for Olympic bid

    PARIS (AP) — Paris ramped up its bid for the 2024 Olympics on Tuesday, securing about 8 million euros ($8.9 million) in four sponsorship deals and presenting its Eiffel Tower-shaped logo in a ceremony on the Champs Elysees.