News from the Field

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USOC Endorses Romney for President

United States Olympic Committee chairman Larry Probst has endorsed Mitt Romney for president, saying that the former Massachusetts governor and Salt Lake City Olympics organizer would be more... Read More

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Hikers Rescued After Man Proposes

Units from the U.S. Army, Air Force, National Park Service, and the Alamo West Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department activated on Monday to rescue a man and a woman who became lost in White Sands... Read More

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Chlorine Tied to Lung Damage in Swimmers

A study published in the latest issue of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology found that elite swimmers who train in indoor chlorinated pools exhibit lung damage and airway inflammation... Read More

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WADA Lawyers Upset at Contador Hearing

A team of lawyers representing the World Anti-Doping Agency became so frustrated with the Court of Arbitration for Sport hearing on Alberto Contador's doping case that they nearly walked out in... Read More

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Vuelta a España Route Announced

The organizers of the Vuelta a España on Wednesday released the race's 2012 route, revealing a several mountainous stages that could give an advantage to climbing specialists. The 2012... Read More