Race and ethnicity
Kaillie Humphries of US wins 100th major bobsled medal
Jan. 14, 2023 09:24 AM EST
Turkish Olympic runner Aras Kaya gets 3-year ban for EPO
Dec. 16, 2022 03:29 PM EST
MONACO (AP) — Turkish Olympic runner Aras Kaya has been banned for three years after testing positive for EPO at a recent 10-kilometer race, the Athletics Integrity...
Hockey's history shows handful of non-white pioneers
By Stephen Whyno Dec. 06, 2022 12:33 PM EST
Today in Sports: Usain Bolt wins three gold medals.
By The Associated Press Aug. 17, 2022 10:01 AM EDT
Aug. 18 1923 — Helen Mills, 17, ends Molla Bjurstedt Mallory’s domination of the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championships and starts her own with a 6...
Sportlight-Week Ahead, Aug. 12-18
By The Associated Press Aug. 11, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 16 1920 — Cleveland shortstop Ray Chapman is hit in the head with a pitch by New York’s Carl Mays. Chapman suffers a fractured skull and dies the...
Column: Russian sports ban unlikely to stop Putin's war
By Paul Newberry Mar. 04, 2022 05:03 PM EST
On the slopes, a struggle for Black skiers’ Olympic dreams
By Aaron Morrison Feb. 16, 2022 07:46 PM EST
After dip in Beijing, Olympians ask: What about Africa?
By John Leicester Feb. 16, 2022 02:27 AM EST
For Asian American women, Olympics reveal a harsh duality
By Sally Ho Feb. 12, 2022 11:39 PM EST
Behind China-South Korea skating row, a deeper cultural rift
By Kim Tong-Hyung Feb. 11, 2022 09:42 PM EST
On the ice, a question: Where are the Black figure skaters?
By Aaron Morrison Feb. 11, 2022 02:45 PM EST
Olympics Live: US diplomat says human rights should be focus
Feb. 05, 2022 09:23 PM EST
For Uyghur torchbearer, China's Olympic flame has gone dark
By Huizhong Wu Feb. 03, 2022 01:08 PM EST
China says US diplomatic boycott violates Olympic spirit
Dec. 07, 2021 02:55 AM EST
Beijing Olympics get 'gold for repression' in labor report
By Stephen Wade Nov. 09, 2021 12:16 AM EST
Haifa fans face antisemitic abuse in Berlin's Olympiastadion
By Ciarán Fahey Oct. 01, 2021 05:43 AM EDT
By The Associated Press Aug. 17, 2021 10:00 AM EDT
Aug. 18 1923 — Helen Mills, 17, ends Molla Bjurstedt Mallory’s domination of the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championships and starts her...
By The Associated Press Aug. 12, 2021 12:09 PM EDT
Aug. 17 1933 — Lou Gehrig of the New York Yankees plays his 1,308th straight game to break Everett Scott’s record of 1,307. ...
German coach accepts ban for rest of 2021 for racist slur
Aug. 06, 2021 06:33 AM EDT
TOKYO (AP) — The governing body of cycling suspended a German official for the rest of the year on Friday for using a racist slur during the Olympic men’s time...
Olympic Latest: Canada wins 1st gold in women's soccer
Aug. 05, 2021 08:36 PM EDT