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Russian athletics federation remains banned, says IAAF

04 Dec 2018

MONACO The IAAF on Tuesday upheld a ban against Russia's athletics federation over doping in the country, pending full access to doping data stored in Moscow and financial compensation.

Athletics - IAAF to vote on Tuesday on whether to reinstate Russia

03 Dec 2018

MONACO Russia's athletics federation will learn on Tuesday whether its ban for widespread doping, in place for the last three years, will be lifted by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

Athletics - IAAF looking at street meets as a possible new circuit

01 Dec 2018

As athletics turns its attention to 2019, competitions in stadiums and indoor arenas will not be the only talking points.

Late outdoor worlds mean fewer will compete indoors

30 Nov 2018

Many top athletes, facing a world outdoor championships in Doha that do not start until late September, will be competing less, if at all, during the indoor season, coaches and athlete representatives have told Reuters.

Athletics: Overlooked no longer, Baker bolsters U.S. sprint hopes

26 Nov 2018

American sprinter Ronnie Baker has never seen a world outdoor championship in person but after his sparkling 2018 season the world indoor bronze medallist is probably checking the weather for next year's worlds in Doha.

Athletics: Flanagan, Kamworor eye NYC Marathon glory

02 Nov 2018

American Shalane Flanagan runs what may be her last competitive marathon as she and Kenya's Geoffrey Kamworor defend their New York City Marathon titles on Sunday. | Video

South Carolina city hopeful as flooding remains a threat

27 Sep 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C. Emergency management officials in Georgetown, South Carolina, were optimistic on Thursday that their port community would see less flooding than previously expected in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

South Carolina city braces for flooding in wake of Florence

27 Sep 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C. The port city of Georgetown, South Carolina braced on Wednesday for flooding touched off by Hurricane Florence, as emergency management officials urged residents to evacuate despite forecasts that scaled back the threat of 10-foot high water.

Florence-triggered flooding washes into South Carolina

26 Sep 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C., Sept 26 (Reuters) - T housands of people in the Georgetown, South Carolina area were urged to leave as rivers inundated by Hurricane Florence rainwater threatened on Wednesday to submerge neighborhoods under 10 feet of water.

Thousands told to flee as Florence-triggered floods wash into South Carolina

26 Sep 2018

CHARLESTON, S.C./RALEIGH, N.C. Thousands of people in the Georgetown, South Carolina, area were urged to evacuate their homes on Tuesday as rainwater unleashed by Hurricane Florence surged down rivers, threatening to submerge some neighbourhoods under 10 feet of water.

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