Fred Lenn’s life, accomplishments reads, sounds like a Hollywood script.
Olympic leaders gave individual global sports federations the task of deciding which athletes should be cleared to compete in the Rio Games.
John Carlos and Tommie Smith said something to a tense America at the 1968 games in Mexico City.
The Federal Police said in a statement that the suspects belonged to a group called the Defenders of Sharia.
Suspects considered to be “complete amateurs,” but were being taken seriously because of discussion about use of weapons, guerilla tactics.
The ruling could influence whether the entire Russian Olympic team is banned from the games.
Still no decision on whether Russian athletes will be banned.
John Carlos, known for his Black Power salute alongside Tommie Smith in the 1968 Olympics, was one of the speakers at the panel.
A scathing report outlining a state-sanctioned doping system in Russia prompted immediate calls for the nation’s entire team to be
Carli Lloyd joins fellow three-time Olympians midfielder Tobin Heath and goalkeeper Hope Solo as the U.S. national team heads to the Rio
The double-amputee Olympian who killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was described by Judge Thokozile Masipa as a “fallen hero.”
Judge Thokozile Masipa described Pistorius as a “good candidate for rehabilitation.”
Led by Michael Phelps and Katie Ledecky, the USA still boasts the most powerful swim team in the world.
The Virginia swimmer has punched two tickets to Rio — with a third at stake tonight in the 800 freestyle final.
Phelps is first male swimmer to qualify for five Olympics.
Eleven swimmers from the Pittsburgh area made the U.S. Olympic Team Trials, where they will compete against 1,700 other swimmers.
The IOC says it has opened disciplinary proceedings against the unidentified athletes from 12 countries.
He began to lift weights while his Japanese American family was held in a detention camp during World War II.
Several Pennsylvania wrestlers bow out at Olympic trials in Iowa City, Iowa, ... some for a final time.
Nittany Lion Wrestling Club’s Frank Molinaro has a shot to qualify for the Olympics after winning the Olympic Team Trials at 65 kilograms.
Coleman Scott and Jake Hebert are looking to return to the Olympic stage.
Three local runners to compete Saturday in U.S. Olympic team trials for the marathon.
Buy your tickets and talk some smack: 2016 figures to be a busy, exciting year in sports. Here’s what you should know about what’s ahead.
The former Olympian will now have to go back to court for resentencing for the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
The accusations, detailed in a 323-page report, said Russian officials directed labs to hide telltale signs of performance-enhancing drugs.
The commission recommended that WADA immediately declare the Russian federation "non-compliant" with the global anti-doping code.
David Angle told police the couple had a dispute and he kneeled on his wife’s chest and pulled her arms.
Former Olympians and national champions will skate at Robert Morris Island Sports Center for the collegiate national championship.
Katie Ledecky allied to win the 200-meter freestyle at the world championships, beating a stellar field that included Missy Franklin.
The governing body of world rowing said it will ask for viral testing at the rowing venue, and it expects other water sports to follow.
Mayor Marty Walsh’s decision was a harsh blow to the city’s chances for the Summer Games.
Tika Hemingway has two more major events to go before solidifying her spot on Team USA.
After winning two NCAA swimming titles, Leah Smith will spend the next year competing for a chance to represent Team USA in Rio de Janeiro.
The Findlay sporting goods company will get Olympic-level expertise in selling its equipment, while athletes get flexibility in scheduling
For as stellar an athlete as she is on a volleyball court, the Dapper Dan Sportswoman of the Year is an even better leader and winner.
Gone are the days of a "perfect 10" in gymnastics, replaced by a more detailed, accurate system that combines difficulty and execution.
Alice Coachman her pathbreaking athletic career running on the dirt roads of Georgia.
The Olympic future of baseball and softball remains unclear despite a push to have the sports return in the 2020 Olympics.
A transformed nation successfully hosting the games amid political, security, and weather concerns in subtropical Sochi.
Team captain Sidney Crosby and fellow Penguin Chris Kunitz scored as the Canadians won gold for the third time in the past four Olympics.
Sidney Crosby and Team Canada have more than just gold-medal hopes on the line today against Sweden -- they have the pride of a country.
Dan Bylsma grimaced. Coaching Team USA these past two weeks had been the greatest honor of his career. Now it was over.
The Americans, who had scored 20 goals in their four victories, could not generate enough quality scoring chances Friday to beat Canada.
Friday brought disappointment for Finland and Penguins Olli Maatta and Jussi Jokinen, but they held their own in Sochi and can still medal.
The Americans, who had scored 20 goals in their four victories, could not generate enough quality scoring chances on the power play or at
Four years ago, Dan Bylsma was a frustrated fan like everyone else; now he is the coach of Team USA and looking to knock off the Canadians.
Adelina Sotnikova, 17, wins back the hearts of her country, but some contestants question the final results.
Canada trailed 2-0 before Brianne Jenner and Marie-Philip Poulin scored with 3:26 left in regulation; Poulin added the overtime game-winner.
Russia’s flop in Olympic hockey was right up novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s alley.
Pittsburgh native Lauryn Williams made history in Sochi, Russia, this month as a member of the U.S. women's bobsled team.