Tag Archives: Rio Olympics 2016

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

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

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt won gold again at Rio's Summer Olympics, blowing away the field in the 200-meter race Thursday. Bolt won his eighth Olympic gold medal with a time of 19.78. Taking the silver was Canada's Andre de Grasse in 20.02...

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American Swimmers Stuck in Brazil amid Investigation into Robbery Report Involving Ryan Lochte and Jimmy Feigen

American Swimmers Stuck in Brazil amid Investigation into Robbery Report Involving Ryan Lochte and Jimmy Feigen

One of the four American Olympic swimmers who were reportedly robbed during the Rio games was seen on "CCTV footage breaking down the door to the bathroom at a gas station and fighting a security guard," a Brazilian police source told ABC News on Thursday...

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Rio 2016: Judge Authorizes Probe Into Ryan Lochte Robbery Account

Rio 2016: Judge Authorizes Probe Into Ryan Lochte Robbery Account

RIO DE JANEIRO—A Brazilian judge authorized an investigation into whether U.S. Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte and teammate Jimmy Feigen broke the law by giving a false account of a crime, citing contradictions in their testimony over an alleged armed robbery...

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Laurie Hernandez Takes Silver in Balance Beam as Simone Biles Takes Bronze After Fall

Laurie Hernandez Takes Silver in Balance Beam as Simone Biles Takes Bronze After Fall

Simone Biles struggled on her routine. From the beginning, it seemed as though she was slightly off-balance. Then, after an extremely difficult flip, she nearly fell off the beam, and had to use her hands to steady herself. The crowd gasped. After the routine, Laurie Hernandez came over and gave her a hug...

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