News from the Field

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Trainer Pushes Back Against Doping Accusations

The trainer of two top sprinters who recently tested positive for banned stimulants has pushed back against accusations that he doped the athletes, saying that he is being blamed as a... Read More

Team Sky Selectively Releases Power Data

Team Sky principal Dave Brailsford is in talks with the World Anti-Doping Agency to release power data detailing Chris Froome's performances from the last two years in hopes of quelling suspicion... Read More


WATCH: 101 Women Set Skydive Record

What you are about to watch is not a military drill. Rather, it is the Russian skydiving group, Pearls of the Sky, setting a new world record for all female teams with a 101-person flower... Read More

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Wildfire Burns 7 Homes in California

A new, rapidly growing wildfire in Southern California has torched seven homes and forced authorities to close part of the Pacific Crest Trail since starting on Monday. As of Tuesday, over 2,200... Read More

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Lose a Kilo, Earn a Gram of Gold

Dubai officials will be offering a gram of gold—valued at $45—for every two pounds of weight contestants drop in a 30-day challenge. Contestants will need to lose at least 4.4 pounds to... Read More