CEO of Athletics Kenya steps aside over bribery allegations

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The chief executive of Kenya's track and field federation has taken temporary leave after two athletes alleged in an interview with The Associated Press that he asked them for a bribe to reduce their doping bans.

  • Written by TOM ODULA, Associated Press

Sepp Blatter back at FIFA for appeal against 8-year ban

ZURICH (AP) — Sepp Blatter was back at FIFA headquarters for what could be the last time on Tuesday, challenging his eight-year ban for approving a $2 million payment to Michel Platini in 2011.

  • Written by GRAHAM DUNBAR, AP Sports Writer

Vaughn Taylor wins Pebble Beach in a script out of Hollywood

 

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The celebrity portion of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am was supposed to end on Saturday. And then came a script right out of Hollywood, starring Vaughn Taylor as himself.

  • Written by DOUG FERGUSON, AP Golf Writer