APNewsBreak: Two Kenyan athletes banned for doping at the 2015 world championships tell The Associated Press that the chief executive of Athletics Kenya solicited a US $48,000 bribe to reduce their 4-year suspensions
EMBU, Kenya (AP) -- Two Kenyan athletes serving four-year bans for doping at the 2015 world championships say the chief executive of Athletics Kenya, the country's governing body for track and field, asked them each for a $24,000 bribe to reduce their suspensions....

2 Kenyan athletes tell AP Athletics Kenya CEO asked for bribe to reduce doping suspensions
EMBU, Kenya (AP) -- 2 Kenyan athletes tell AP Athletics Kenya CEO asked for bribe to reduce doping suspensions ....

Former Ohio State star running back Maurice Clarett has admitted he drove under the influence
MOUNT GILEAD, Ohio (AP) -- Former Ohio State star running back Maurice Clarett has admitted driving under the influence....

A western Pennsylvania school board voted to let a high school basketball team play while police investigate alleged hazing-related assaults over the last decade
LEECHBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania school board voted to let a high school basketball team play while police investigate alleged hazing-related assaults over the last decade....

The wait is over for a select group of big-wave surfers as 'The Eddie' big wave competition is set to get underway at Oahu's Waimea Bay
HALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) -- "Eddie would go." That's the mantra of the Quicksilver big wave surf competition in memory of Eddie Aikau, a Native Hawaiian surf legend who became famous for riding monster waves and saving hundreds of lives as Waimea Bay's first official lifeguard....

The weight of sports is dragging down Disney's profits
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- ESPN, the sports network that drives Disney's profit engine, has hit a soft patch. Subscribers have fallen by about 7.2 million over the last three years, according to Nielsen, and it's coming off a round of layoffs in the latest quarter. As more people cut the cord to watch programming online, its perch on top of the pay TV empire is looking unsteady at best....

A lawsuit filed by a group or women alleges that the University of Tennessee has violated Title IX policies and created a "hostile sexual environment" through a policy of indifference toward sexual assaults by student-athletes
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A lawsuit filed by a group of women alleges that the University of Tennessee has violated Title IX regulations and created a "hostile sexual environment" through a policy of indifference toward assaults by student-athletes....


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