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Rio de Janeiro
October 21, 2016
Olympic officials: Hickey should leave Rio on health grounds
The acting head of Europe's top Olympic body said Friday that its president, Patrick Hickey, should be allowed to leave ...
October 06, 2016
Canada pole vaulter Shawn Barber tests positive for cocaine
Star Canadian pole vaulter Shawn Barber tested positive for cocaine before the Rio Olympics following a tryst with a woman ...
September 27, 2016
Phelps to Lochte before scrape: 'Keep your head on straight'
Add Michael Phelps' name to the list of Americans who were less than amused by teammate Ryan Lochte's post-competition, early ...
September 26, 2016
Rio police kill drug suspect who made bold hospital escape
Brazilian police fatally shot a suspected drug trafficker Monday who had stunned Rio de Janeiro by pulling off a violent ...
September 17, 2016
Top US wheelchair racer could go home with 5 golds
Tatyana McFadden came into the Rio Paralympics with a chance to win seven gold medals, from the 100 meters to the marathon, ...
September 16, 2016
AP Interview: Infantino backs doping-tainted Russia, Mutko
FIFA President Gianni Infantino hit out on Friday at attempts to "undermine" the World Cup in Russia, saying he will not ...
September 15, 2016
Paralympic Pele: Brazil hails blind soccer star
Born with glaucoma, Jeferson da Conceição Gonçalves, known as "Jefinho," was completely blind by age 7, three years before ...
September 14, 2016
Race driver Alex Zanardi, a double amputee, wins gold at Rio
Nearly 15 years to the day he lost his legs in an auto racing crash in Germany, Italian athlete Alex Zanardi captured a gold ...
September 11, 2016
Bach defends decision to miss Paralympics opening
International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach is quoted as saying his absence from the opening of the Paralympic ...
September 10, 2016
US wheelchair racer's bid for 7 golds falls short
U.S. wheelchair racer Tatyana McFadden was aiming to win seven gold medals at the Rio Paralympics, in every event from the ...
September 09, 2016
IOC: No request from Brazil police on Olympic ticket probe
The International Olympic Committee says it has not received any request from Brazilian police for information concerning an ...
September 09, 2016
US swimmer Jessica Long opens with a silver at Paralympics
U.S. swimmer Jessica Long hugged Australian Lakeisha Patterson when the women's 400 freestyle final was over and offered ...
September 07, 2016
IOC will cooperate with Brazilian Olympic ticket probe
The International Olympic Committee promised to cooperate Wednesday with Brazilian authorities in the ticket scalping ...
September 06, 2016
Organizers: Ticket sales up, Rio is ready for Paralympics
With the Rio Paralympics set to begin Wednesday, organizers say ticket sales have jumped from around 200,000 to 1.6 million, ...
September 05, 2016
Rio Paralympics saved by last-minute government bailout
The Paralympics leadership hoped Rio de Janeiro would build on the success of London. Instead, it's about limiting any damage
September 05, 2016
Brazilian police clash with protesters rejecting new leader
Police in Brazil's biggest city clashed with protesters who marched to reject the new president Sunday, five days after Dilma ...
September 03, 2016
Correction: Brazil-Political Crisis story
In a story Sept. 3 about a sprawling corruption investigation at state oil company Petrobras, The Associated Press reported ...
September 01, 2016
Brazil's Michel Temer inherits presidency on shaky ground
The permanent ouster of deeply unpopular President Dilma Rousseff by Brazil's Senate means that a man who is arguably just ...
August 30, 2016
Inter Milan signs Brazil forward Gabigol until 2021
Inter Milan has completed the signing of Gabriel Barbosa, known as Gabigol, from Brazilian club Santos. Gabigol signed a ...
August 26, 2016
The Latest: US teen Bellis back in US Open main draw
The Latest on the U.S. Open, which starts Monday (all times local): 5:30 p.m. American teen CiCi Bellis is back in the main ...