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Anti-doping leaders call for ban of Russian teams

A global group of anti-doping leaders is calling for Russian teams to be excluded from international competitions while establishing a process to allow individuals from the country to compete if they can prove they have taken part in effective anti-doping programs elsewhere.

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Athletes with Kentucky ties in the Rio Olympics

29 athletes and one coach with ties to the commonwealth will vie for gold in the Summer Games in Rio. Over half of the athletes have ties to track and field.
Chris Ware cware@herald-leader.com
Athletes with Kentucky ties in the Rio Olympics 2:42

Athletes with Kentucky ties in the Rio Olympics

How one inaugural speech might have killed a president, plus four other inauguration facts 1:42

How one inaugural speech might have killed a president, plus four other inauguration facts

Lexington Christmas tree recycling continues 0:37

Lexington Christmas tree recycling continues

Ben Howland happy with comeback 3:02

Ben Howland happy with comeback