In a consensus action that included North Korea and South Korea, the United Nations General Assembly on Monday adopted a resolution asking all nations to observe an "Olympic truce" during the 2018 Winter Games in February.
A Russian cross-country skier who won bronze at the 2014 Winter Olympics has been forced to deny he's an informer for the World Anti-Doping Agency after two teammates who finished ahead of him were banned.
The World Anti-Doping Agency has obtained files from the Moscow lab that contain testing data during a period when investigators say Russia ran a state-sponsored system designed to evade positive tests.
The International Paralympic Committee said Bahman Golbarnezhad crashed about 10:40 a.m. local time on a mountainous stretch of the road cycling course and suffered cardiac arrest on the way to the hospital.
Several Team USA athletes have been spotted (literally) with round purple or red marks on their backs, shoulders and other body parts. An acupuncturist says these are the telltale signs of an ancient Chinese medicine practice called cupping. She explains why elite athletes may find it useful.
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