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Bill Chappell

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'It's Weird': Tyson Gay On Latest Drama Over U.S. Men's Relay Race

Saturday, August 20, 2016

In a post-race interview that lasted less than 3 minutes, Gay used the word "weird" no less than seven times to describe how this race went for the Americans.

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U.S. Women Win Water Polo Gold Medal, Repeating As Champions

Friday, August 19, 2016

It's the most goals ever scored in a women's water polo final, and the widest margin of victory.

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Ryan Lochte Apologizes For 'Not Being More Careful And Candid' In Rio

Friday, August 19, 2016

After the head of the U.S. Olympic Committee issued a formal apology to Rio and Brazil over the U.S. swimmers' behavior, star athlete Ryan Lochte broke his silence over a debunked robbery claim.

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'We Apologize' To Rio And Brazil, U.S. Olympic Committee Chief Says

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Apologizing for the behavior of Ryan Lochte and three other swimmers, Scott Blackmun announced that two of them have left Rio. A third is reportedly paying out nearly $11,000 to get his passport back.

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Usain Bolt Wins Eighth Olympic Gold Medal In The 200m Sprint

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Coming into this event, Usain Bolt held both the world record, at 19.19 seconds, and the Olympic record, at 19.30. He was the only runner to clock a time of under 20 seconds Thursday.

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In A Second Chance, U.S. Women's 4x100m Relay Team Nabs Slot In Final

Thursday, August 18, 2016

It was a team that ran alone: The women of the U.S. 4x100-meter relay team raced by themselves under the lights of Rio's Olympic Stadium on Thursday, going against the clock for a shot at the final.

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On Appeal, U.S. Women Will Rerun Their 4x100-Meter Relay Race

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Allyson Felix and her teammates on the U.S. women's 4x100-meter relay team get a second shot to make the final, after successfully arguing that other runners made them drop the baton.

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'There Was No Robbery,' Rio Police Chief Says Of Lochte's Holdup Claims

Thursday, August 18, 2016

A day after police pulled two of Ryan Lochte's teammates off a U.S.-bound plane to discuss their alleged robbery, police say the swimmers admit the story was a fabrication.

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Rio Police Remove U.S. Swimmers From Flight To Ask About Reported Robbery

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Gunnar Bentz and Jack Conger have now been released, U.S. officials say — but the pair are going to keep talking with police in Rio.

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Ryan Lochte Has Left Brazil — Where Police Tried To Seize His Passport

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Police visited the athletes' village in Rio Wednesday, hoping to seize the passports of Ryan Lochte and James Feigen. Later, officers removed two U.S. swimmers from their flight home.

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Powerful Irish Olympic Official Is Arrested In Rio Over Ticket Scandal

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Patrick Joseph Hickey, who serves on the International Olympic Committee's 15-member executive board, is stepping aside temporarily, his national council says.

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Biles Wins Gold, Raisman Silver, In A Duel For Their Last Medals In Rio: Live Blog

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Americans Simone Biles and Aly Raisman are the first U.S. gymnasts in history to win gold and silver in the women's floor exercise at Rio's Summer Olympics.

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Boxer Shakur Stevenson, 19, Heads To Medal Round And A Fight With A Russian

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The American's victory assures him of no worse than a bronze medal. Those watching the fight included boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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Allyson Felix Wins Silver As The Bahamas' Miller Takes Gold In 400-Meter Final

Monday, August 15, 2016

With her seventh Olympic medal, Allyson Felix now becomes the most decorated female athlete in U.S. track and field's history.

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U.S. Women's Field Hockey Team Exits Olympics With Quarterfinal Loss To Germany

Monday, August 15, 2016

It was a bittersweet end to the Olympics for a U.S. squad that had aspired to a medal — and started play in Brazil with wins over world No. 2 Argentina and No. 3 Australia.

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Netherlands' Wevers Wins Balance Beam Gold; Hernandez And Biles Take Silver, Bronze

Monday, August 15, 2016

After an unexpectedly mortal performance by Simone Biles, Sanne Wevers seizes an Olympic opportunity.

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Chinese Divers Get Engaged On Medals Podium At Rio Olympics

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Call it the Summer (Olympics) of love: He Zi of China had just received her silver medal when her boyfriend, fellow diver Qin Kai, pulled out a ring and proposed marriage.

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Golf's First Gold Medal In 112 Years Is Won By Britain's Justin Rose

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Justin Rose of Great Britain won the first Olympic gold medal in golf since 1904 Sunday, after holding off Sweden's Henrik Stenson.

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Simone Biles Wins Third Gold Medal Of Rio Games On The Vault

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Her first vault was strong; her second was near perfection. In other individual competitions Sunday, Madison Kocian won silver on uneven bars and Alex Naddour won bronze for his pommel horse routine.

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Monica Puig Makes Olympic History, Winning Puerto Rico's First Gold Medal

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Puerto Rico has been sending athletes to the Olympics since 1948; before today, it had amassed eight Olympic medals. Tennis star Monica Puig changed that on Saturday.

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