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33 LGBT Athletes to Compete in Rio Olympics

SPORTS | By Brittany Ferrendi | Jul 21
Achieving record-level numbers, The 2016 Summer Olympics will feature the largest number of LGBT athletes, according to OutSports.

Thermal Cameras to be Used at Tour to Catch Hidden Motors

PERSONAL TECH | By Jerome Pugmire | Jun 30
High-powered thermal cameras using atomic research technology will be used on the Tour de France to help eradicate the threat of riders using hidden motors inside their bikes.

USA Cycling Relying on High-Tech Training Tools Ahead of Rio

PERSONAL TECH | By Dave Skretta | Jun 29
USA Cycling is pushing the limits of training technology in the run-up to the Rio Olympics.

Virtual Reality the Latest New High-Tech Way to Watch Sports

PERSONAL TECH | By Rachel Cohen | Jun 16
Sports fans who own the right devices can follow the action at a major event this week in a new, high-tech way. If that sounds vaguely familiar, networks were embarking on similar experiments in 3-D half a decade ago.

Atlanta is Awarded Super Bowl LIII Following Deal's Veto of Anti-Gay Bill

SPORTS | By John Riley | May 29
Atlanta is being richly rewarded with the chance to host a Super Bowl following a skirmish earlier this year over a bill that was being pushed by some lawmakers in the Georgia legislature.

Tampa Bay Rays Got Pride

SPORTS | By John McDonald | May 14
LGBT baseball fans in West-Central Florida have a chance to show their support next month for the Tampa Bay Rays.

#morethanmean :: Female Sports Reporters Discuss Abusive Tweets, Harassment

ESPNW's Sarah Spain was tired of abusive online attacks by men towards female reporters so she helped create a PSA where men read mean tweets targeting women.

Women's Soccer Stars Demand Equal Pay and Treatment

SPORTS | Apr 3
Stars Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe, Becky Sauerbrunn and Hope Solo filed the wage discrimination complaint.

Jordan Spieth and Lexi Thompson on Golf and Drive, Chip & Putt

SPORTS | Mar 15
Spieth and Thompson are the top male and female American golfers.

Maria Sharapova Career in Limbo After Failing Drug Test

SPORTS | Mar 8
Two major sponsors, Nike and TAG Heuer, are cutting ties with the tennis superstar.

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