Athletes

Elite Venice Marathon Runners Make Wrong Turn, Lose

A Venetian won his city's picturesque marathon for the first time in two decades after a pack of elite runners took a wrong turn and veered off course for two crucial minutes on Sunday.

'Locker Room Talk' Leads Colleges to Suspend Teams

Princeton, Columbia, Harvard, Amherst and Washington University in St. Louis have suspended men's teams or players from competing because of lewd messages that athletes allegedly exchanged.