The closing ceremony in Rio will start the clock ticking for 547 days until the next Winter Olympics take place in PyeongChang, South Korea, in 2018.
Former Olympic skating gold medalist and organizer...
Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 03:54 PM EDT
Kyle Snyder Becomes Youngest US Wrestling Gold Medalist
Kyle Snyder defeated Khetag Gazyumov, of Azerbaijan, Sunday to become America's youngest ever freestyle wrestling gold medalist.
Snyder battled 2-1 to win gold in the 97-kilogram division. The match was tightly
Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 04:00 PM EDT
Kenya Wins Gold in Men's Marathon; US Takes Bronze
Brazil won the medal it wanted the most Saturday, claiming its first Olympic gold in soccer and providing a lift to a beleaguered nation in the process.
Neymar scored the clinching goal for Brazil with a nifty...
Sunday, Aug 21, 2016 at 12:10 PM EDT
USOC: Further Action to Come for Ryan Lochte, Teammates
U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun says further action is coming in the matter of 12-time swimming medalist Ryan Lochte and his three teammates whose story of a robbery overshadowed the Rio de Janeiro...
A day after the U.S. 4x100-meter men’s relay team was disqualified in Rio due to a bad baton exchange, it looked like another runner was disqualified due to an infraction. Paul Chelimo finished second in...