• IOC leaders to discuss Mexico dispute next month

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A dispute that could lead to Mexico's suspension from the Olympics will be discussed by IOC leaders next month.

    Associated Press
  • Athletics-Coe cancels five-star apartment as IAAF reforms begin

    By Mitch Phillips MONACO, Nov 26 (Reuters) - The global head of athletics, Sebastian Coe, has promised to do all he can to clean up the battered reputation of his sport and the organisation that runs it and has already made changes in the way the IAAF operates in Monaco. At Thursday's council…

  • Hamburg voters to decide on 2024 Olympic bid

    Leaders of Hamburg's bid for the 2024 Olympics hope that a soccer scandal, unsettled costs and fear of attacks won't dissuade voters from backing the German port city's candidacy on Sunday. About 1.3 million people in Hamburg and the nearby port city of Kiel hold the bid fate in their hands in a…

    The Associated Press
  • Hamburg's 2024 Olympic hopes hinge on Sunday referendum

    By Karolos Grohmann BERLIN (Reuters) - Hamburg's bid to host the 2024 summer Olympics hinges on the result of a referendum on Sunday, with city officials hoping for a strong show of support to boost the chances of Germany's Olympic newcomer staging the Games. The northern port city beat Berlin in…

  • Mexican basketball suspended by FIBA; Olympics in jeopardy

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican basketball federation was suspended by world governing body FIBA on Friday because of the national government's interference in how the sport is run.

    Associated Press