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IOC official says unclear doping lab will be ready in time

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A top International Olympic Committee official says it's unclear if the suspended anti-doping laboratory for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics can be re-opened before the games start in just under six weeks.

"This is something that is doable," Olympic Games Executive Director Christophe Dubi said Sunday. "But there are a number of steps that need to be taken."

The World Anti-doping Agency announced Friday it had suspended the Rio lab. Dubi said the suspension was for "wrongly interpreting" test results and producing "false positives."

Leyva, Whittenburg and Modi trying to embrace alternate role

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Donnell Whittenburg lay in his hotel room late Saturday night, his body exhausted but his mind unable to turn itself off after a once seemingly assured spot on the U.S. Olympic men's gymnastics team slipped away, when his phone rang.

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Lochte finishes 2nd in 400 IM heats at US Olympic trials

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Chase Kalisz qualified fastest in the 400-meter individual medley preliminaries Sunday at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials with Ryan Lochte trying to shake off the cobwebs on the meet's first day.

Kalisz (KAY-lish) out-touched defending Olympic champion Lochte to win their heat in 4 minutes, 11.86 seconds. Lochte was second-fastest in 4:11.98.

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