The Latest: World record holder Mayer out of decathlon

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Latest on the track and field world championships (all times local): 8:15 p.m. World record holder and defending champion Kevin Mayer is out ...

Miller-Uibo and husband chase medals on same day

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Shaunae Miller-Uibo is chasing the gold medal in the women’s 400 meters on day 7 of the world track and field championships Thursday, while her husband Maicel Uibo targets the podiu...

Women’s hockey landscape has full attention of young players

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Debbie Osborne eased into a seat inside Herb Brooks Arena and stared out at her 17-year-old daughter, Kayle, as a hockey game between the United States and Canada featuring gi...

The Latest: Hassan cruises into 1,500 semifinals

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The Latest on the track and field world championships (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Sifan Hassan has cruised into the semifinals of the 1,500 mete...

Living up to the hype: Lyles takes gold at worlds in 200

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Gold medal secured, Noah Lyles took a lap around the sparsely filled stadium with a big decision weighing on him — vanilla or Oreo milkshake? He just couldn't deci...

Chepkoech the runaway winner in steeplechase at worlds

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Kenyan Beatrice Chepkoech was so new to the steeplechase two years ago that she missed a water jump and had to make a U-turn, costing her a medal at the world championships. ...

Better late: Montano gets medals, but the fight goes on

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Alysia Montano walked off the track with a pair of bronze medals that were placed around her neck several years too late. Were those tears of joy still drying on h...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 30, the 273rd day of 2019. There are 92 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 30, ...

Taylor made: Triple jumper wins 3rd straight world title

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — This has almost become nothing but a formality: Crowning Christian Taylor as the world triple-jump champion. Taylor captured his third straight title Sunday night ...

Nigerian sprinter advances after appealing disqualification

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Talk about your sleepless nights. When Nigerian sprinter Divine Oduduru finally did fall asleep in the wee hours of Sunday morning, he still had no idea whether he...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 29, the 272nd day of 2019. There are 93 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 29, ...

Midnight Run: Chepngetich sweats it out for marathon gold

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Ruth Chepngetich of Kenya overcame sweltering heat and humidity to win the first gold medal of the 2019 world championships in a runaway marathon victory under the lights. ...

World championship runner helps ailing rival cross the line

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — You didn't need a stopwatch or a measuring tape to identify the biggest winner on the first night of track and field's world championships. The gold medal for spor...

Post-Bolt worlds: track enters new territory minus Usain

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — A new era of track and field begins Friday at the world championships. For the first time since 2003, the sport's biggest event outside the Olympics will take plac...

Olympic champion Silva loses Pan Am Games gold for doping

SAO PAULO (AP) — Olympic judo champion Rafaela Silva of Brazil has been stripped of her Pan American Games gold medal after failing a doping test. Organizers of the recent Pan Americ...