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    Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered an investigation into claims the country's athletes have been part of a systematic doping programme.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 12, 2015, 7:48 AM EST
  • Men's Decathlon 100 meters at the 15th IAAF World Athletics Championships in Beijing.

    The IAAF will on Monday learn the findings of an independent report into claims of doping cover-ups, extortion and money-laundering in athletics.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 09, 2015, 2:05 AM EST
  • The New York Mets celebrate on Wednesday night.

    The New York Mets completed a four-game sweep of the Chicago Cubs in the National League Championship Series that put them into the World Series for the first time since 2000.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 22, 2015, 6:07 AM EDT
  • Henrik Stenson of Sweden watches his tee shot on the 16th hole during the second round of the 2015 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits on August 14, 2015 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin.

    Henrik Stenson, who has not won a title this year, put himself in pole position for a $11.48 million jackpot by firing a seven-under 63 on Thursday for a two-shot lead after the first round of the Tour Championship.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 25, 2015, 7:53 AM EDT