Corruption in sports

Bronze medalist in the women's team sprint freestyle cross-country skiing Marit Bjoergen and Maiken Caspersen Falla, of Norway, pose during the medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
February 25, 2018 - 2:35 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Norwegian Marit Bjoergen's lead of nearly two minutes in the 30-kilometer women's mass start at the Pyeongchang Olympics proved so big that the Austrian skier in second place couldn't see her. In...
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Russian athlete Kirill Kaprizov (77) and Vyacheslav Voynov (26) celebrate after winning the men's gold medal hockey game against Germany, 4-3, at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
February 25, 2018 - 2:08 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 4:05 p.m. A power-play goal by Kirill Kaprizov in overtime has lifted the Russians to the gold medal in men's hockey with a 4-3 win over Germany at the Pyeongchang Olympics. It's the first gold in men's hockey...
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Dominik Kahun (72), of Germany, Frank Hördler (48), Jonas Muller (41) and Frank Mauer (28) celebrate after a goal by Mueller during the third period of the men's gold medal hockey game against the Olympic athletes from Russia at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
February 25, 2018 - 1:38 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The men's gold medal game between the "Olympic athletes from Russia" and Germany is going to overtime. Germany, playing in the final for the first time in the country's history, thought it had the...
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Bronze medalist in the women's team sprint freestyle cross-country skiing Marit Bjoergen and Maiken Caspersen Falla, of Norway, pose during the medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
February 25, 2018 - 1:16 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:10 p.m. The last event of the Winter Games is about to get underway — the women's cross-country 30-kilometer mass start. Sunday's race features Norway's 37-year-old Marit Bjoergen in her final Olympic...
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Bronze medalist in the women's team sprint freestyle cross-country skiing Marit Bjoergen and Maiken Caspersen Falla, of Norway, pose during the medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
February 25, 2018 - 1:12 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:10 p.m. The last event of the Winter Games is about to get underway — the women's cross-country 30-kilometer mass start. Sunday's race features Norway's 37-year-old Marit Bjoergen in her final Olympic race...
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Marissa Brandt signs a proclamation naming her an honorary ambassador for adoptee birth family searches by Neunghoo Park, right, South Korean minister of health and welfare, during a lunch in Gangneung, South Korea. Brandt, adopted as a baby by Greg and Robin Brandt of Vadnais Heights, Minnesota, played for South Korea’s historic combined women’s team under her birth name, Park Yoonjung. (AP Photo/Teresa M. Walker)
February 25, 2018 - 12:56 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2:50 p.m. The South Korean minister of health and welfare has named hockey player Marissa Brandt an honorary ambassador for adoptees searching for their birth families. Brandt played hockey for South Korea's...
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FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2018, file photo, Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky practices ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Krushelnitsky was stripped of his Olympic bronze medal after admitting to a doping violation at the Pyeongchang Games. Krushelnitsky tested positive for meldonium, which is believed to help blood circulation, after winning bronze in mixed doubles with his wife, Anastasia Bryzgalova. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)
February 25, 2018 - 12:35 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2:35 p.m. The Russian Olympic Committee says it expects to be reinstated "in the next few days" even though the International Olympic Committee upheld its ban from the closing ceremony in Pyeongchang Games...
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Wichita State center Shaquille Morris (24) shoots free throws as SMU fans hold up balloons shaped to read "FBI" in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
February 25, 2018 - 12:29 am
Arenas were packed, fans were cheering and schools were competing. In most places, it was a typical Saturday of college basketball. There was little visible hangover from the latest developments in the federal investigation of corruption in college basketball. Coaches were taking the same tact they...
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FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2017, file photo, Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike claps while looking at the day counter after it's unveiled during a Tokyo 2020 Olympics countdown event in Tokyo. Tokyo used its famous 1964 Olympics to show off a miraculous recovery from defeat in World War II. This time the Japanese capital will use the games to showcase a clean, safe, and innovative city with great shopping and nightlife. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File)
February 24, 2018 - 11:59 pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2 p.m. More than 50 years after it showed its postwar recovery off to the world at the 1964 Games, Tokyo is ready for another Summer Olympics. The Japanese capital has something else to prove at the 2020 Games...
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Kim Yong Chol, center, vice chairman of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party Central Committee, arrives to attend the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, at the Korea-transit office near the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) dividing the two Koreas in Paju, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. (Korea Pool/Yonhap via AP)
February 24, 2018 - 10:20 pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 12:05 p.m. A high-level delegation of North Korean officials has arrived in South Korea to attend the closing ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. The delegation is led by Kim Yong Chol, a senior North...
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