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How The IOC Plans To Address Doping

In light of its recent decision not to bar Russian athletes from competing in Rio despite their use of performance-enhancing drugs, the International Olympic Committee is working to establish more effective protocols to keep the Games drug-free. Here are some ways the IOC plans to address doping:
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Al Michaels, Bob Costas Not Even Sure Who's Who Anymore

LONDON—As they prepared for the last few days of their second Olympics broadcast together, NBC co-anchors Al Michaels and Bob Costas were no longer able to determine which one of them is which, sources confirmed Thursday. “Hi, everyone, and welcome back to our continuing coverage of the 2012 Olympics. I’m Bob Costas,” Michaels said during the prime-time segment. “And alongside me is—well, it appears to be Bob Costas. Which makes me Al Michaels, I think.” After Costas responded with a genial “That’s right, Bob,” both men turned and looked blankly at the camera for several seconds until the video feed cut to men’s volleyball highlights.

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