Putin: Russia will cooperate to eradicate doping

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday pledged that Russia would cooperate with international officials to eradicate the "poison" of doping, but said it was wrong to suspend athletes who have not been accused of cheating.

  • Written by NATALIYA VASILYEVA, Associated Press

Olympic champ tests positive at weightlifting worlds

 

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Olympic champion Un Guk Kim of North Korea is among seven athletes who have been provisionally suspended by the international weightlifting federation after failing doping tests at the world championships.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS