Olympics

Sports

Bach, Reedie clear air over Russian doping scandal

With another report on Russian doping looming at the end of this week, the presidents of the IOC and World Anti-Doping Agency met Monday to clear the air over their "perceived differences" over the handling of previous evidence of systematic cheating in Russia.

Business

Report shows level of chaos in Kenya Olympic team

Kenya had its most successful Olympics ever in Rio de Janeiro despite chaotic preparations that included missing shoes, ill-fitting uniforms, a brawl among teammates over prize money and completely inadequate training facilities, according to a report reviewed Tuesday by The Associated Press.

Videos

Jan Johnson and his Atascadero pole vault playground

Former Olympian Jan Johnson has turned his Atascadero backyard into a paradise for aspiring pole vaulters.
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Jan Johnson and his Atascadero pole vault playground 1:42

Jan Johnson and his Atascadero pole vault playground

Former medal winner Jan Johnson criticizes drug culture, politics of 1972 Olympics 3:40

Former medal winner Jan Johnson criticizes drug culture, politics of 1972 Olympics

Listen to Jungle Fire, playing Dec. 10 at the Holiday Funk & Folk Fest in SLO 2:26

Listen to Jungle Fire, playing Dec. 10 at the Holiday Funk & Folk Fest in SLO

Rep. Lois Capps says goodbye to the job that is 4:32

Rep. Lois Capps says goodbye to the job that is "always about the people"