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Some American Athletes Refusing to Play on Trump’s Team

They shoot, they score, they — move to Sweden?

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How Two Australians Tricked North Korea Into Giving Them a Free Round of Golf in Pyongyang

Two pranksters jokingly signed up for a North Korean golf tournament. When government officials there approved, they just went with it.

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Washington Redskins Fumble the Transatlantic Relationship

A spokesman for the Washington Redskins pushed away a German reporter asking about a missed kick after a game in London.


Hawk Hunting, Goat Carcass Chasing, and Steven Seagal at World Nomad Games, in Photos

Goat carcasses, hawk hunting, bone throwing, and Steven Seagal: The World Nomad Games in photos.


Kenyan Sprint Coach Used Athlete’s Badge for Free Breakfast, Then Took Doping Test for Him.

This Kenyan coach borrowed his athlete's ID to get free breakfast, then took a doping test for him too.


This Turkish NBA Star’s Family Cut Ties with Him Over His Support for Gulen

Enes Kanter's family has disowned him over the NBA player's support for Fethullah Gulen.


Russian State TV: By Using Cupping Therapy, Michael Phelps Basically Doped

Russian state television compared doping with performance enhancing drugs to using cupping treatments.


Relaxed Uniform Regulations Let Egyptian Volleyball Players Compete Against Bikini-Clad Germans

Egypt sent their first-ever women's beach volleyball team to the Olympics this year, and they were allowed to compete fully clad.

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