U.S. Notches First Gold Of Rio GamesAmerican shooter Virginia Thrasher has won the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics in the women's 10-meter air rifle.
Small Blast Rattles Area Near Finish Line Of Olympics Road RaceReporters heard a loud boom and felt the ground shake. An officer assigned to the event said it was a controlled explosion of an unattended bag.
First Full Day Of Competition Underway At Olympic GamesPreliminary soccer games have already been played and more are due to be played on Saturday, along with rugby sevens, gymnastics, judo and swimming.
Report: NYC May Make Another Pitch To Host Summer OlympicsWhile Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday he would work with Gov. Andrew Cuomo if a bid is planned, he has previously expressed little interest in hosting the Olympics.
New York Beats London In Tourism Even Without Olympic GamesThe conventional wisdom is that the Olympics bring tons of tourists to the host city, but New York showed the world once again it can't be beat.
Liguori: Remembering Bud Greenspan, An Olympic LegendThe sports and film world lost one of their most gifted story tellers this Christmas – legendary Olympic filmmaker Bud Greenspan.