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Boston out as U.S. candidate for 2024 Olympics

The U.S. Olympic Committee has severed ties with Boston as a potential host city for the 2024 Olympics, ending an effort that was troubled nearly from the moment it started.

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Inbee Park critical of qualifying rules for Rio

Inbee Park, the top-ranked player in women's golf, has criticized the qualifying criteria for next year's Olympic tournament, saying it will rule out too many of the world's top stars.

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'Miracle' goalie selling memorabilia for $5.7M

Jim Craig, the goaltender from the "Miracle on Ice" team, is hoping to sell nearly all his memorabilia from the 1980 Olympics in one 19-item lot for an asking price of $5.7 million.

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Beijing bid faces questions ahead of '22 IOC vote

Two of China's most storied winter Olympic athletes faced some tough questions Tuesday about Beijing bid's for the 2022 Winter Games -- namely about air pollution and a lack of snow.

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'20 Tokyo chief apologizes to IOC over stadium

Japanese organizers apologized to the IOC on Wednesday over the scrapping of the original plans for the Olympic stadium and delivered assurances that the new venue will be ready in time for the 2

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Muller claims 10K open water; Anderson ninth

Aurelie Muller of France won the 10-kilometer open water event at the world championships Tuesday. American Holly Anderson was ninth, also earning a spot in the Olympics.

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American Wilimovsky wins 10K open-water title

Jordan Wilimovsky cruised to a 12.1-second victory in the 10-kilometer open water race at the world swimming championships Monday, one of 10 men to qualify for a berth in next year's Olympics.

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Olympic equestrian champ Guerdat's ban lifted

The International Equestrian Federation has cleared Olympic jumping champion Steve Guerdat to compete after lifting a provisional suspension in a horse doping case.

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World champ Biles tops Douglas at Secret Classic

Simone Biles successfully defended her all-around title in the Secret U.S. Classic on Saturday night, continuing a run of victories for the reigning world champion.

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Bode Miller looks to conquer new sport

Bode Miller, the alpine skier who won six Olympic medals, is trying to bring some of the modern training techniques that helped him to the top of his sport over to horse racing.

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