Conte expects Salazar to be banned

Aug 4, 2015

Conte expects Salazar to be banned

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First in a series Several weeks before doping allegations of epic proportions brought widespread media attention over the weekend, Alberto Salazar’s name was at the center of serious doping allegations that also triggered major coverage. A BBC/ProPublica investigative report released in early June, alleges ...

WADA to probe new athletics doping claims

Aug 2, 2015

WADA to probe new athletics doping claims

The World Anti-Doping Agency is alarmed by “wild allegations” made by two European media outlets of widespread suspicious drug tests in track and field, and is asking an independent body to investigate. WADA president Craig Reedie said Sunday he was surprised by the scale ...

Whaling town preserves tradition

Jul 1, 2014

Whaling town preserves tradition

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The whaling season opened with a public carve-up and barbecue in the coastal town of Minamiboso, Chiba Prefecture, where workers last Thursday sliced a whale before a crowd of elementary school students and residents. Onlookers later received pieces of fried whale meat. The annual ...