Olympic and Paralympic medallists, world record holders and world champions have been announced among the field for this year's Boston Marathon, due to take place on April 20.
Ireland's double Paralympic medallist Orla Barry has announced her retirement from athletics.
Moroccan marathon runner Al Mahjoub Dazza has been provisionally suspended by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) on suspicion of using a prohibited substance.
Organisers of this year's World Athletics Indoor Championships in Nanjing have announced their ticketing programme and revealed the event's mascot, Cedar.
Kenya could introduce criminal penalties for athletes caught doping it has been claimed, as an Athletics Kenya conference focused on anti-doping got underway.
Scottish Athletics are hoping to their Marathon Project can see the country achieve a full quota in both the men's and women's races for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
A total of 68 athletes have been offered membership to the British Athletics Olympic World Class Programme (WCP) next year, as the countdown to Tokyo 2020 continues.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has confirmed bans for Russian athletes Yuliya Gushchina and Anna Nazarova following retests of their samples from the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) has called for the complete replacement of the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) leadership and claimed the organisation’s membership would be under consideration at their next meeting.
A provisional suspension has been lifted against Russian athlete Artyom Denmukhametov by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Disciplinary Tribunal.
UK Athletics has announced that an interim performance leadership team will be in place for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics.
World Athletics has announced that $2.5 million (£1.9 million/€2.2 million) will be made available for a "comprehensive integrity programme" in road running in 2020.
Kenya's Brigid Kosgei, who broke Paula Radcliffe's 16-year-old marathon world record in Chicago last month, has been named as one of five finalists for the Female World Athlete of the Year 2019 award.
Kenya's Abraham Kiptum has been handed a four-year ban by the Athletics Integrity Unit over an athlete biological passport (ABP) violation.
Spain’s Ouassim Oumaiz Errouch delivered home success at the opening International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Cross Country Permit series race of the season in Burgos.