BGSU legend and NBA Hall of Famer Nate Thurmond has died at 74

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nate Thurmond, the tenacious defensive center who played with Wilt Chamberlain and was an iconic figure in two cities, died Saturday after a short battle with leukemia. He was 74.

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Russian inquiry finds cheating went beyond Sochi Olympics

An investigator looking into Russian doping found the country's state-directed cheating program resulted in at least 312 falsified results and lasted from 2011 through at least last year's world swimming championships.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

Anti-doping leader: Russian probe has not been compromised

Suggestions that the release of draft letters urging Russia's total ban from the Olympics have compromised the investigation into Russian doping are nonsense, an international anti-doping leader said Sunday.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer