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  • IOC grants full Olympic recognition to Kosovo

    MONACO (AP) -- Athletes from Kosovo will be able to compete at the 2016 Summer Games after being granted full recognition on Tuesday by the International Olympic … More »

    AP - Sports - Tue, Dec 9, 2014 8:48 AM EST
  • Sporting kingpins draw lines in the sand

    By Ossian Shine MONACO (Reuters) - The most powerful figures in world sport were frantically drawing lines in the sand in Monaco on Monday, seeking to protect their … More »

    Reuters - Mon, Dec 8, 2014 10:18 AM EST
  • Italy targets trio of major international events

    By Jacopo Lo Monaco ROME (Reuters) - Italy has set its sights on hosting three major international events -- golf's Ryder Cup in 2022, the rugby World Cup in 2023 … More »

    Reuters - Fri, Dec 5, 2014 2:52 PM EST
  • IOC gives provisional recognition to Kosovo

    IOC gives provisional recognition to Kosovo

    The IOC accepted Kosovo into the Olympic fold on Wednesday, clearing the way for the former Serbian province to send an independent team to the 2016 Games in Rio de … More »

    AP - Sports - Wed, Oct 22, 2014 2:45 PM EDT
  • James still undecided on 2016 Olympics

    James still undecided on 2016 Olympics

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The beaches and glamour of Rio de Janeiro haven't yet convinced LeBron James that he should come back in two years for a shot at a third … More »

    AP - Sports - Fri, Oct 10, 2014 3:55 PM EDT