Simone Manuel leaned her head into her hands and cried when she recognized her historic achievement.
Day 7 of the Rio Games features medal action in swimming, track and field, track cycling, fencing, judo and more.
Forget the pressure. Forget the hype. Simone Biles is immune to all of it.
Michael Phelps waggled four fingers. He’s the first swimmer ever to win the same event at four straight Olympics.
Day 6 of the Rio Games features medal action in gymnastics, rugby, track cycling, swimming, fencing, judo and more.
Men’s golf gets four days to make up for four months of negative chatter about whether it even belongs in the Olympics.
A decrease in the alkaline level in the diving well Tuesday afternoon led to the green color, an organizing committee spokesman said.
Felix Hernandez and Justin Verlander couldn’t settle things Wednesday night, so slugger Nelson Cruz decided the outcome with his bat.
American Sam Mikulak recovered from a fall on vault to rally to seventh. His teammate Chris Brooks finished 14th.
Katie Ledecky and the United States team won a gold medal in the women’s 4×200-meter freestyle relay at the Olympic Games in Rio Wednesday.
NBC had its best night of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Tuesday, registering 33.4 million viewers.
Americans Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross finished the Olympic group stage unbeaten, but not before losing their first set of the games.
Day 5 of the Rio Games features medal action in gymnastics, swimming, judo, fencing and more.
Rockford native Brent Bookwalter got off to a tough start during the men’s cycling time trial race at the Rio Olympics on Wednesday.
Brad Connery Bultman is in Rio for the Olympic Games to check off another item on his bucket list.