RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian duo Barbara Seixas and Agatha Bednarczuk dished out a first-ever Olympic loss to American great Kerri Walsh Jennings amid a fevered atmosphere on Copacabana beach to reach the final of the women's beach volleyball.
RIO DE JANEIRO — A Brazilian judge ordered Wednesday that the passports of American swimmers Ryan Lochte and Jimmy Feigen be seized, confining them to the country as authorities investigate their claim they were robbed at gunpoint during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
RIO DE JANEIRO — A senior Olympic executive from Ireland was arrested and taken to the hospital Wednesday after police carried out a raid at his beachfront hotel as part of an investigation into illegal sale of tickets for the Rio de Janeiro Games.
RENTON — Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said tight end Jimmy Graham is “making progress” after offseason knee surgery, but Carroll also raised the possibility that Graham might not be ready to play by the start of the season.
RIO de JANEIRO — Bahamian Shaunae Miller launched herself over the finishing line with a desperate dive to pip American Allyson Felix to Olympic 400 meters gold by the slimmest of margins in a thrilling final on Monday.
August 2016: After training for several months in Arizona and California, Tim Tebow, former Broncos starting quarterback, has decided to attempt a baseball career. Tebow has not played baseball since he was a junior in high school in 2004, when he hit .494. He soon will hold a tryout for all 30 major league clubs.