IOC: 31 caught in retests of 2008 Beijing Olympic samples

LONDON (AP) — In a major doping crackdown stretching back eight years, 31 athletes in six sports were caught in retesting of samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics and other positive cases could emerge from the 2012 London Games, the IOC said Tuesday.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer

UN: Zika more worrying but Rio Olympics shouldn't be moved

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization's chief says the agency is increasingly concerned about the Zika virus, even though it does not recommend canceling or postponing the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics in hard-hit Brazil.

  • Written by JAMEY KEATEN, Associated Press MARIA CHENG, Associated Press

France deploying anti-drone technology to protect Euro 2016

PARIS (AP) — France will deploy anti-drone technology to interfere with and take control of any flying machines that violate no-fly zones over stadiums at the European Championship, part of unprecedented measures to secure Europe's biggest sports event since the Paris attacks in November.

  • Written by JOHN LEICESTER, AP Sports Writer

Durant, Westbrook power Thunder past Warriors 108-102

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Outside his locker room, first-year Oklahoma City coach Billy Donovan received a round of handshakes and hugs for pulling off something no other team has this postseason.

The Thunder beat the defending champs at Oracle Arena.

  • Written by JANIE McCAULEY, AP Sports Writer