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Russian Track and Field Athletes Banned from Rio Olympics

Russia's track and field team has been banned from the summer Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro. The global body that governs track and field competition - the IAAF - announced Friday that it is continuing a ban on the Russian track athletes. The IAAF said that Russia has not done enough to restore confidence in its athletes in the wake of a doping scandal. Russian track and field athletes have been barred from international competition for the past seven months after a report by the...

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