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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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Marjory Stoneman Douglas Hopes to Resume Classes Feb. 27
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Hopes to Resume Classes Feb. 27

Broward County Public Schools said it hopes to resume classes at Parkland's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 27 following a devastating shooting.

DCF: Parkland Suspect Was Taking Medication at Time of Probe
DCF: Parkland Suspect Was Taking Medication at Time of Probe

The Florida Department of Children and Families released further details after a judge granted an order to unseal a confidential report into Parkland school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz’s past that details him...

2 More Parkland School Shooting Victims Laid to Rest
2 More Parkland School Shooting Victims Laid to Rest

Two more victims of the Florida school shooting in Parkland were laid to rest Monday.

6 to Watch: Men's Hockey Faces Elimination, Shib Sibs Skate
6 to Watch: Men's Hockey Faces Elimination, Shib Sibs Skate

The Shib sibs retake the ice in the second part of the ice dance competition. Team USA's Sigourney takes bronze in freeski halfpipe. The men’s U.S. hockey team opens the elimination round against Slovakia. Her...

Teen Hero Shot 5 Times at Stoneman Gets Visit From Sheriff
Teen Hero Shot 5 Times at Stoneman Gets Visit From Sheriff

A Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student who was shot multiple times while trying to save his classmates during last week's mass shooting was visited in the hospital by Broward Sheriff Scott Israel.

Suspected Parkland School Shooter Appears in Court Monday
Suspected Parkland School Shooter Appears in Court Monday

The fate of 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, who faces 17 counts of first-degree murder in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, will depend on his mental state and the wishes of the victims' families,...