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Sebastian Coe has taken the first successful step to dragging an IAAF riddled with corruption into a brave new world of transparency. Since taking charge of the International Association of Athletics Federations in August 2015, Coe has often found himself in the limelight for all the wrong reasons. While some federation members bristled at the open nature of the vote, with results published for all to see, Coe was defiant.
SANTIAGO, Cuba (AP) — Cuban President Raul Castro said Saturday that his government will prohibit the naming of streets or public monuments after his brother Fidel in keeping with the former leader's desire to avoid the development of a personality cult.