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Russia Seeks Fresh Start After Olympic Chief's Resignation

Following Wednesday's resignation of the head of Russia's Olympic Committee, Alexander Zhukov, analysts say Russia is seeking to move on from the doping scandal that saw dozens of its athletes banned from this summer's Rio Olympics. But Moscow will struggle to regain the full trust of the global sporting community. Zhukov is one of the most powerful men in the tainted world of Russian sport and is also a key political ally of President Vladimir Putin, who said Wednesday that...

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