Lochte Banned Through June 2017, Loses $100,000 In BonusesThe U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Swimming announced the penalties Thursday for his drunken encounter at a gas station in Brazil during last month's games.
Lochte Mum On Returning To Rio To Face Charge, Says He Wants To 'Move On'Ryan Lochte isn't saying whether he'll return to Brazil to face a charge of filing a false police report over a gas station encounter during the Olympics.
Simone Biles 'On Cloud 9' After Meeting Celebrity Crush Zac Efron In RioSimone Biles, the biggest breakout star of the Rio Olympics, was starstruck. Despite four gold medals, the gymnast is still a 19-year-old meeting movie star Zac Efron.
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.
Rio Olympics 2016: 6 NYC Spots Where Olympic Athletes TrainHere's our six favorite spots to find Olympians and catch the Olympic spirit in New York.
IOC To Allow 70 Percent Of Russia's Original Team To Compete In Olympics Following State-Sponsored Doping ScandalThe IOC approved the entry of 271 Russian athletes for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday.
Rio's Olympic Waters Rife With Pollution, 'Raw Sewage'The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic beaches of Rio de Janeiro.
He's Back! Michael Phelps Ends Retirement, Could Target Rio OlympicsThe 22-time Olympic medalist will compete for the first time since the 2012 London Games in late April. "I think he's just going to test the waters a little bit and see how it goes," Phelps' coach told the AP.
Weekend Movie Wrap: Scream 4, RioA familiar fright returns and two birds of a feather flock together in South America. Those films highlight the movies opening this weekend, Katie McGee reports.