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Drug do-overs nab Olympians

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The International Olympic Committee has announced a major doping crackdown stretching back eight years.

May 16, 2016

NBC to stream over 6,000 hours of Olympics content

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The 2016 games begin on Aug. 5.

May 13, 2016

Doping bombshells rock WADA meeting as drug crisis deepens

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World sport is facing an unprecedented drug crisis as yet another in a string of doping bombshells dropped at the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) foundation board meeting on Thursday, shocking officials.

May 12, 2016

U.S. TV networks take new risk by airing shows against Olympics

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The Olympics are such a television ratings juggernaut for NBCUniversal that rival U.S. networks have always watched from the sidelines, airing reruns and other cheap programs that are not going to attract many eyeballs.

May 6, 2016

Rio mayor assures Olympics not impacted by graft, political turmoil

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Rio de Janeiro's mayor said Thursday preparations for the Olympics will not be impacted by Brazil's political turbulence, and he guaranteed there was zero corruption in the city's projects for the games.