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  • Shiffrin looking to step into more speed events

    COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) -- Mikaela Shiffrin has hardly had time to catch her breath since the world last saw the vivacious teen bounding to the slalom title in breathtaking fashion - remember, she nearly fell - at the Sochi Olympics.

    The Associated Press
  • Rio Olympic coins unveiled by Central Bank

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Coins to commemorate the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympics were presented Friday by the Brazilian Central Bank along with four designs that will enter general circulation.

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  • World Cup downhill training called off again

    LAKE LOUISE, Alberta (AP) -- Heavy snow wiped out training for a second straight day at the season-opening World Cup downhill at Lake Louise.

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  • Ammann wins ski jump World Cup event

    KUUSAMO, Finland (AP) -- Four-time Olympic champion Simon Ammann of Switzerland earned his first ski jump World Cup victory of the season by winning a large hill event Friday with the best jump in both rounds.

    The Associated Press
  • WADA says HGH test validated by skier's ban

    MONTREAL (AP) -- The World Anti-Doping Agency says its test for human growth hormone has been validated by a ruling involving a Finnish cross-country skier.

    The Associated Press
  • San Francisco's bid for 2024 Olympics taking shape

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- This tech-booming city, home to Twitter and other innovative startups, is experiencing its greatest growth since the California Gold Rush more than 150 years ago.

    The Associated Press
  • How much do you know about the Olympics?

    Do you consider yourself an Olympic scholar? A true Olympic fan should be able to answer the following questions (without using Google).

  • WATCH: Rangers' Martin St. Louis records 1,000th career point

    On Wednesday, he made his return to Tampa Bay for the first time as a visiting player. On Friday, he became just the 81st player in NHL history to record his 1,000th career point when he scored in the second period to give the Rangers a 2-0 lead. It's been a remarkable career for St. Louis and…

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  • 2015 European Games to succeed despite athletics gap

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - Next year's inaugural European Games have generated unexpected media interest, Baku 2015 Chief Operating Officer Simon Clegg said on Friday, despite a complete lack of top track and field athletes from the $1 billion event. The Azeri capital Baku will host the…

  • Ted Ligety will skip events in Lake Louise

    DENVER (AP) -- Olympic champion Ted Ligety will skip the World Cup races in Lake Louise, Alberta, this weekend with his left wrist still on the mend.

    The Associated Press
  • WATCH: Predators' Filip Forsberg beats Oilers with ease on OT winner

    The rookie sensation continued his dominance with his 10th goal of the season to sink the Oilers after Nashville got outshot 37-25. It was another great play from Forsberg, who has made many this year, but the Oilers didn’t exactly put up much of a fight.

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  • US cities urged to keep price tags down for 2024

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion.

    The Associated Press
  • DC Olympic bid touts 'unity' over dysfunction

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Place your hands together in just the right way, with thumbs overlapping and the other fingers pointing to the sky, and you've created the symbol for 2024 Olympics in the nation's capital.

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  • Russian biathlete Loginov fails doping test

    MOSCOW (AP) -- A Russian biathlete who competed at February's Winter Olympics in Sochi has been suspended after failing a doping test.

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  • NHL announces suspensions for Stars' Ryan Garbutt, Jets' Adam Lowry

    Dallas Stars forward Ryan Garbutt was the first to be suspended kneeing Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor Hall on Tuesday night. Just after announcing the suspension for Garbutt, the league also announced that Jets forward Adam Lowry has been suspended one game for boarding Buffalo's Patrick Kaleta…

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  • Sports federations join betting monitoring program

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Summer sports federations are signing up to the IOC's system for monitoring betting ahead of the 2016 Olympics.

    The Associated Press
  • NHL Thanksgiving: Islanders, Pens have much to be thankful for

    On Thanksgiving, many families will gather around tables across the country and give thanks before gorging themselves on turkey, stuffing and cranberry sauce. Perhaps some NHL teams and players will be doing the same -- but not the Edmonton Oilers and Nashville Predators, who will be playing a game…

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  • Sapporo looking to bid for 2026 Winter Olympics

    SAPPORO, Japan (AP) -- The mayor of Sapporo has announced his city's intention to bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics.

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