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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Full Archives

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Full Archives

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Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 07:13 AM EDT

Hope Solo Suspended 6 Months for 'Cowards' Comment

Hope Solo Suspended 6 Months for 'Cowards' Comment

U.S. Soccer has suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo from the U.S. Women’s National Team for six months for conduct that is "counter to the organization’s principles," according to a release from the organization. T...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 10:58 PM EDT

Back From Rio, Swimmer Jimmy Feigen Apologizes

Back From Rio, Swimmer Jimmy Feigen Apologizes

U.S. Olympic swimmer Jimmy Feigen on Tuesday made his first public comments about the incident in Rio de Janeiro last week that involved Feigen, Ryan Lochte and two of their teammates. In a written statement...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 10:16 PM EDT

Rio Police Expand Scalping Probe of Irish Olympic Council

Rio Police Expand Scalping Probe of Irish Olympic Council

The man named to head Ireland's Olympic committee after its president was arrested in a ticket-scalping case during the Rio Games is also suspected of participating in the scheme but left Brazil before he could...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 06:20 PM EDT

Olympic Gold-Medal 'Final Five' Visit NYC Ahead of US Tour

Olympic Gold-Medal 'Final Five' Visit NYC Ahead of US Tour

The 'Final Five' are taking New York City by storm before they start a nationwide tour. The gold medal-winning U.S. women's gymnastics team visited the Empire State Building Tuesday morning as they begin a...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 07:04 AM EDT

Sports Court Confirms Russia Ban From Rio Paralympics

Sports Court Confirms Russia Ban From Rio Paralympics

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has confirmed Russia's ban from the Paralympic Games as punishment for a state-backed doping program. CAS announced its urgent verdict Tuesday to dismiss the Russian...

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Driver in Hit-and-Run Crashes Sends 3 People to Hospital
Driver in Hit-and-Run Crashes Sends 3 People to Hospital

Three people were injured after a hit-and-run driver crashed into a bus bench and fled the scene Friday afternoon in Kendall.

FIU Deputy Police Chief Allegedly Attacks Police Officer
FIU Deputy Police Chief Allegedly Attacks Police Officer

The deputy police chief at Florida International University was arrested Saturday after he allegedly attacked police officers at a Coral Gables bar.

ICYMI: Weekend News Digest For Sat. November 17
ICYMI: Weekend News Digest For Sat. November 17

Here’s a recap of NBC6’s most talked about and shared stories from this week.

Florida Hand Recount Begins for Tight US Senate Race
Florida Hand Recount Begins for Tight US Senate Race

A hand recount began Friday in Florida's acrimonious U.S. Senate contest after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson separated by...

Driver Loses Control of Car, Crashes and Dies on Scene
Driver Loses Control of Car, Crashes and Dies on Scene

A man is dead after losing control of his car while driving at a high rate of speed, police said.

Trump Tours California Fire Scene as Death Toll Rises
Trump Tours California Fire Scene as Death Toll Rises

President Donald Trump took a helicopter tour Saturday over the Northern California landscape scorched by the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century. A full cover of haze and the smell of smoke greeted the...