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IOC promises help for Nepal after earthquake

IOC president Thomas Bach says the Olympic body will do everything possible to help sports in Nepal recover from the devastating earthquake in the Himalayan kingdom.

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Team USA wins 4 of 6 events at Penn Relays

Porscha Lucas led Team USA to victory in the women's 800-meter relay at the Penn Relays on Saturday, and the Americans won four of six events in the U.S.A. vs. The World races.


Faehn leaves Florida for USA Gymnastics

Florida gymnastics coach Rhonda Faehn, who led the team to the past three NCAA titles, is leaving the program to become senior vice president of USA Gymnastics.


Olympic sports leaders praise Brazil's progress

A year after blasting organizers for delays, leaders of summer Olympic sports praised Brazil on Wednesday for getting preparations back on track for next year's games in Rio de Janeiro.

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Vizer sorry for approach, stands by message

Marius Vizer says he is "sorry" for the manner of his attack against the IOC but stands by the harsh criticism that prompted Olympic sports federations to suspend ties with his umbrella body.

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Silva says he will try to earn Rio Games spot

Mixed martial arts fighter Anderson Silva says he will fight for a spot in the Brazilian taekwondo team at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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IIHF: NHL players to '18 Olympics not easy

IIHF president Rene Fasel told the AP on Tuesday that he has been consulting players and officials over a deal to ensure the NHL's best are available to play at the 2018 Winter Olympics.