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‘This Can Be Me’: Black Participation Rising in Gymnastics

By Will Graves, Associated Press There’s a phenomenon that happens every time Simone Biles appears on a screen inside Power Moves Gymnastics & Fitness. As if...

US Volleyball Star Back for 3rd Olympics After Giving Birth

By Josh Dubow, Associated Press A third trip to the Olympics was far from a sure thing for U.S. volleyball star Foluke Akinradewo Gunderson when...

EXPLAINER: What’s the History of the Olympics Protest Rule?

By Eddie Pells, Associated Press The simple act of taking a knee felt like something more monumental when it happened on Olympic soccer pitches in...

No Doubting Thomas: Harvard Sprinter Emerges As 200 Favorite

By PAT GRAHAM AP Sports Writer Gabby Thomas could be sprinting toward a title she never imagined: World's Fastest Epidemiologist. World's Fastest Woman is a possibility, too. The...

Rafer Johnson, 1960 Olympic Decathlon Champion, Dies at 86

BETH HARRIS | AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) - Rafer Johnson, who won the decathlon at the 1960 Rome Olympics and helped subdue Robert...