The U.S. Olympic Committee announced Sunday, Aug. 21 that “further action” will be taken against U.S. swimmer gold-medalist Ryan Lochte and three of his teammates after their robbery claim proved to be fabricated.
Six-time Olympic gold-medalist, Ryan Lochte, and three other members of the U.S. men’s swimming team were robbed at gunpoint early Sunday morning in Rio.
Three-time Olympic double champions Venus and Serena Williams have suffered their first lost in the Rio Olympics 2016 Sunday afternoon.
An American teenager with a gun has won the first gold medal of the 2016 Rio Olympics.
The Rio 2016 Olympics has become one of the most dangerous places to be health wise, from the unsuitable living quarters, to the Zika-infested mosquitos, the dirty toxic air and now athletes and tourists face another threat: contaminated water.
After a Florida appeals court denied Gawker’s founder Nick Denton’s emergency stay request that would delay former wrestler Hulk Hogan’s ability to collect his $140 million compensation, Denton has filed for personal bankruptcy.
Russia’s track and field athletes will not be competing in the 2016 Rio Olympics as The Court for the Arbitration of Sport has rejected the appeal made by 67 athletes and the Russian Olympic Committee and has decided to honor the November 2015 decision of the IAAF.