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Japan to start from scratch on Tokyo Olympic stadium plan

TOKYO (AP) — Japan scrapped the design of the Olympic stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Games because of soaring costs Friday and said it will reopen bidding for a new plan, in a stunning reversal that leaves the 2019 Rugby World Cup without a main venue. "We have decided to go back to the start...

Famed coach Alberto Salazar accused of doping

Some top runners and others who’ve worked with Salazar allege that he experimented with testosterone and pressured athletes to use prescription medications they didn’t need to gain a performance benefit.

Lauren Jackson undergoes another knee surgery

Agents for Lauren Jackson announced Wednesday that she’s recovering in a Melbourne hospital after undergoing surgery on her right knee. Jackson, who turns 34 Monday, first underwent surgery on her right knee in February 2014, missing the WNBA season. Jackson was already doubtful to return to the WNBA this season after a procedure on the...