IOC calls on WADA to lead unified global anti-doping system

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Olympic leaders asked the World Anti-Doping Agency on Saturday to oversee a global system for tackling drug cheats with an independent body testing athletes and more powers for WADA to punish failing organizations.

  • Written by GRAHAM DUNBAR, AP Sports Writer

Shuffled up: Once a destination, Taj Mahal poker room folds

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The closing of the Trump Taj Mahal casino on Monday will cost thousands of workers their jobs and bring a final end to Donald Trump's legacy in the seaside resort, but it will also mean the closure of what was once one of the premiere destinations for poker outside Las Vegas.

  • Written by JOSH CORNFIELD, Associated Press