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Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 05:21 PM EDT

By the Numbers Day 16: 1 US Boxing Gold; Volleyball Comeback

By the Numbers Day 16: 1 US Boxing Gold; Volleyball Comeback

First gold for U.S. boxers in Rio, first medal for the U.S. in marathon since 2004 and an epic volleyball comeback.

Click though for some notable numbers from the final day of the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 02:56 PM EDT

Wrestling Coaches Strip in Protest of Penalty Point

Wrestling Coaches Strip in Protest of Penalty Point

A controversial penalty point at the 65kg bronze wrestling bout resulted in two coaches stripping on the mat.

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 09:11 PM EDT

Rio Throws Final Party to Say Goodbye to 2016 Olympics

Rio Throws Final Party to Say Goodbye to 2016 Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil and the world bid farewell Sunday to the first Olympic Games in South America, a 16-day spectacle that combined numerous highlight reel moments with ugly and even bizarre episodes...

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 05:28 PM EDT
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By Polina Yamshchikov

Best of Rio: Top Images from the 2016 Olympic Games

Over the course of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, Americans shattered records and...View gallery

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Monday, Aug 22, 2016 at 10:18 AM EDT

Sam Kendricks Stops Pole Vault for US National Anthem

Sam Kendricks Stops Pole Vault for US National Anthem

An army reservist competing at the Rio Olympics chose patriotism over the pole vault during the preliminaries.

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 08:01 PM EDT

Zaccardi: My 16 Favorite Highlights of the Olympics

Zaccardi: My 16 Favorite Highlights of the Olympics

In chronological order, NBCOlympics.com editor Nick Zaccardi's 16 favorite highlights from the Olympics.

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 02:12 PM EDT

Further Action Coming in Lochte's Case, USOC Says

Further Action Coming in Lochte's Case, USOC Says

U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun said Sunday further action is coming in the matter of 12-time swimming medalist Ryan Lochte and his three teammates whose story of a robbery overshadowed the Rio...

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 01:38 PM EDT
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By Polina Yamshchikov

For 10 Teams, Rio Provided a First Olympic Gold

Going into Sunday's final day of competition in Rio, 10 teams — including the...View gallery

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Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 04:56 PM EDT
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By Jessica Glazer, Polina Yamshchikov

Day 16: Highlights From the Rio Olympics

On the final day of the Rio Olympics, Aug 21, men run it out in the marathon...View gallery

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Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 08:37 AM EDT

Aussies Not Responsible For Credentials: Official

Aussies Not Responsible For Credentials: Official

An Australian Olympic Committee official said the athletes detained and fined in Rio over tampered credentials were not responsible, according to NBC News. "I think it's very important to note that the...

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