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WASHINGTON ― Ryan Lochte on Saturday said he exaggerated a story about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio de Janeiro, speaking in his first televised interview since large portions of his initial account...
From iced mate and Biscoito Globo on the beach to codfish fritters and cocktails in downtown bars, Rio’s cuisine is worth exploring.
Rio de Janeiro: "Hey Vlad, how much did they charge you bro?" That's the incredible reaction from Irish bantamweight boxer Michael Conlan, who sent a message on Twitter to Russian President Vladimir P...
Odessa Swarts was a standout athlete in her prime, but apartheid in her home country of South Africa kept her from competing on track and field's biggest stage. Thanks to her son, she is finally getti...
Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte had a gun cocked and placed to his forehead during a robbery involving three other U.S. swimmers in Rio de Janeiro, he told NBC's Billy Bush. The 12-time Olympic meda...
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Deadly police violence, corruption and a recession have undermined support for the security initiative.
The vice-consul, aged in his 60s, is an expert in jiu-jitsu.
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These Olympics worry me. The sport will be fantastic, as it always is, but logistics will be a nightmare for everybody.
Fires, thefts, explosions, collapsing facilities and protests.
Twitter: Christine Ahern.
"Because trans people are fun loving, I actually assumed they would laugh along with me".
The Mugging Games have started.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Sport's highest tribunal on Thursday rejectedRussia's appeal against a doping ban for its entire athletics team from the Rio Olympics starting in 15 days' time...