Olympics

National

Analysis: Most troubling is Russia's reaction to scandal

Troubling as the details of the McLaren Report were, a news item out of Russia earlier this week was equally so. The new chair of the country's "revamped" anti-doping agency will be Yelena Isinbayeva, the pole vault great who has spent the past year thumbing her nose at all the evidence and at those who've dared to mete out punishment for the malfeasance.

Sports

Report: Russian doping involved over 1,000 athletes

Russia's sports reputation was ripped apart again Friday when a new report into systematic doping detailed a vast "institutional conspiracy" that covered more than 1,000 athletes in over 30 sports and corrupted the drug-testing system at the 2012 and 2014 Olympics.

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Overland Park teen holds world No. 1 taekwondo ranking

Logan Weber, 16, of Overland Park is the No. 1-ranked junior taekwondo competitor in the world in her age and weight class. Logan is traveling to British Columbia for the Junior World Championships.
Jill Toyoshiba and Ashley Scoby The Kansas City Star
Overland Park teen holds world No. 1 taekwondo ranking 1:44

Overland Park teen holds world No. 1 taekwondo ranking

USA Boxing is Awesome to Cam 0:55

USA Boxing is Awesome to Cam

Ex-KU athletic director Lew Perkins appears in KC on behalf of USA Boxing 2:28

Ex-KU athletic director Lew Perkins appears in KC on behalf of USA Boxing

Mizzou's J'den Cox recounts his Olympic experience 5:05

Mizzou's J'den Cox recounts his Olympic experience