Paris Olympics cut costs with fewer cars, more subway rides
By Graham Dunbar Aug. 31, 2022 12:53 PM EDT
Looking to cut costs in a tough economy, organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics said Wednesday they want officials to use fewer courtesy cars and take more trips on...
Olympic dreams come true for Kosovo skier Kiana Kryeziu
By Florent Bajrami And Llazar Semini Jan. 23, 2022 10:01 PM EST
Ex-Kenya sports minister guilty of corruption pays $32K fine
By Mutwiri Mutuota Sep. 16, 2021 02:09 PM EDT
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's former sports minister paid a fine of just over $32,000 on Thursday to avoid a six-year jail sentence after being convicted of...
Japan bans fans at Tokyo-area Olympics venues due to virus
By Mari Yamaguchi And Stephen Wade Jul. 08, 2021 02:11 AM EDT
Tokyo Olympics Q&A: Costs, IOC, COVID-19, and vaccinations
By Stephen Wade Dec. 18, 2020 11:19 PM EST
US: WADA efforts a direct personal attack on US government
By Eddie Pells Nov. 12, 2020 03:05 PM EST
Any thought that the U.S. and World Anti-Doping Agency are smoothing out their differences was undermined Thursday when a U.S. representative characterized a...
Study says US doesn't get value from WADA contribution
By Eddie Pells Jun. 24, 2020 02:52 PM EDT
USOPC eliminates 51 in response to COVID-related shortfall
By Eddie Pells May. 21, 2020 10:44 PM EDT
Tokyo Olympic CEO promises 'transparency' over cost of delay
By Stephen Wade Apr. 23, 2020 08:01 AM EDT
The Latest: European track championships in Paris canceled
By The Associated Press Apr. 23, 2020 07:33 AM EDT
Update on the latest in business:
Apr. 03, 2020 03:40 AM EDT
FINANCIAL MARKETS Asian stocks tumble after Wall Street rises on pricier oil BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets tumbled...
Boost the schmooze? Trump wants tax dining deduction back
By Marcy Gordon Apr. 03, 2020 12:41 AM EDT
New York demands more federal funds to bolster state budget
By Marina Villeneuve Apr. 02, 2020 08:58 PM EDT
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York lawmakers on Thursday delayed immediate decisions on how to find $10 billion in potential spending cuts in an elastic state budget...
State copes with jobless surge, more prison workers infected
By Susan Haigh And Dave Collins Apr. 02, 2020 06:13 PM EDT
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials are struggling to handle an overwhelming number of unemployment claims stemming from the coronavirus outbreak that...
Record jobless claims but Dems, GOP divide over rescue bill
By Alan Fram And Andrew Taylor Apr. 02, 2020 04:49 PM EDT
Memo: Some in US may not get stimulus checks until August
By Matthew Daly Apr. 02, 2020 03:16 PM EDT
California delays sales tax payments for small businesses
By Adam Beam Apr. 02, 2020 02:55 PM EDT
Backers of California tax initiative submit signatures
By Adam Beam Apr. 02, 2020 02:10 PM EDT
The countdown clock is clicking again for the Tokyo Olympics
By Stephen Wade Mar. 31, 2020 12:27 AM EDT