Harriette Thompson, 92, completed Sunday's Rock 'n' Roll Marathon in San Diego to become the the oldest woman to finish a marathon, doing so in 7 hours and 24 minutes.
Nations will be capped at two sleds for the bobsled and skeleton at the Olympics and world championships starting in 2017.
Briton finishes fourth in heptathlon return and will defend her gold medal in Rio.
Americans Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay won the 200 and 100, respectively, and Grenada's Kirani James took the 400 from a strong field at the Prefontaine Classic.
British Olympic champion Mo Farah surged down the final stretch to win the 10,000 meters at the Prefontaine Classic on Friday night.
Austrian skier Nicole Hosp says she's retiring, less than four months after winning her 12th medal at a major championship.
Forty years after the track icon's death, his life continues to affect athletes everywhere - and his loss haunts those at home.
Marius Vizer resigned as president of the umbrella body for international sports federations on Sunday, delivering a defiant rebuke to the critics who drove him out after his attacks on the IOC.
The head of the U.S. Olympic Committee was appointed as chairman of a new panel that will oversee the launch of the IOC's Olympic television channel.
Usain Bolt won the 200-meter race at the Golden Spike meet on Tuesday, as the Jamaican star prepares for the world championships after a season marred by injuries.
Three-time Olympic beach volleyball champion Kerri Walsh Jennings withdrew from a pool match Wednesday in the Moscow Grand Slam because of a right shoulder injury.
A Michigan high school athlete has received 40 stitches to his eye after a vaulting pole snapped and became impaled in his orbital bone during a track meet.
Sebastian Coe and Sergei Bubka will be the only two candidates in the IAAF presidential election.
LONDON -- The new leader of Boston's troubled bid for the 2024 Olympics assured the IOC on Wednesday that local residents will support the effort once they've been fully informed of the plans an
Federal prosecutors filed a recommendation for a seven-year sentence for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's friend Dias Kadyrbayev, who pleaded guilty last year to impeding the Boston Marathon investigation.
Matt Busche and Megan Guarnier each won their second road national championship Monday, and earned a spot on the U.S. team for the world championships in Virginia this September.
Three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh Jennings and silver medalist April Ross won the season-opening New Orleans Open on Sunday to extend their AVP Tour winning streak to eight events.
The Olympic backlash against Marius Vizer widened, as Peruvian organizers pulled out of hosting one of his showcase multi-sports events and basketball became the latest federation to suspend ties
Simon Middleton's side beat USA 15-14 in winner-takes-all bronze medal clash in Amsterdam to book places in Rio.
Cyclist stabbed to death near Olympic venue as city officials continue to grapple with crime, pollution in build up to games.
Boston and U.S. Olympic leaders will travel to Switzerland next week to sound out the IOC about their struggling candidacy for the 2024 Summer Games.
Defending 100-meter freestyle champion James Magnussen of Australia will miss the July world swimming championships in Kazan, Russia, due to left shoulder surgery.