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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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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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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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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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U.S. sweeps China to finish finals unbeaten

With the FIVB World Grand Prix Finals championship already won, the United States added a three-set victory over China on Sunday to cap the tournament.

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CAS clips rules on women with high testosterone

In a victory for individual athletes over governing bodies, sport's highest court has suspended IAAF rules governing women who have high levels of male hormones.

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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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