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