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Rio police charge Lochte with false report of robbery

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian police charged American swimmer Ryan Lochte on Thursday with filing a false robbery report over an incident during the Olympics ...

Rio throws final party to say goodbye to 2016 Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO — Shaking to samba and sharing reflections in uniquely Brazilian ways, Olympians and fans said goodbye to the Rio Games with one ...

Rio roundup: Men's volleyball gets bronze

Bronze for volleyball team The United States rallied from a two-set deficit against Russia in volleyball to win the Olympic bronze medal with a 3-2 ...

U.S. claims 3rd straight basketball gold medal

RIO DE JANEIRO — The trip wasn't always easy, though they arrived at their expected destination. The players on the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team never ...

Felix raises record gold-medal count to 6

RIO DE JANEIRO — Allyson Felix and LaShawn Merritt are two savvy track stars who have been around long enough to know that not everything ...

Brazil finally feels Olympic soccer glory after shootout win tops Germany

RIO DE JANEIRO — With a kiss of the ball and an unforgettable kick, Brazil's biggest soccer star gave the Olympic host nation its biggest ...

U.S. women's basketball wins 6th consecutive Olympic gold with rout of Spain

RIO DE JANEIRO — Geno Auriemma and Diana Taurasi shared a long, emotional embrace. Mission accomplished. The dominant United States women's basketball team did what was ...

Rio Olympic roundup: South Korea's Park takes women's golf gold; U.S. gets volleyball bronze

Park takes golfing gold Inbee Park's first victory of the season might just be the biggest of the South Korean career — a gold medal ...

Bolt, Jamaicans run away with 400 relay, U.S. disqualified

RIO DE JANEIRO — Undefeated, uncatchable, unquestionably the best. Usain Bolt bid a blazing-fast farewell to the Rio de Janeiro Games — and likely the Olympics ...

U.S. men's basketball team tops Spain, advances to gold-medal game

RIO DE JANEIRO — Gone was the all-offense, all-action play that turned the past two gold-medal games into classics. To get by Spain again, the U.S. ...

Lochte apologizes for Rio incident in Instagram post

RIO DE JANEIRO — U.S Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte has apologized for his behavior surrounding a late-night incident at a Rio de Janeiro gas station, ...

U.S. women dominate in march toward water polo gold

RIO DE JANEIRO — Ashleigh Johnson and KK Clark joined a couple of Brazilian dancers for a samba lesson. Maggie Steffens grabbed an American flag ...

Rio roundup: U.S. men's volleyball denied in semifinals

U.S. volleyball denied The Italians ended the gold-medal aspirations for the U.S. men's volleyball team in a second straight Olympics. Italy won 30-28, 26-28, 9-25, ...

Mt. Lebanon Olympian reflects on feats, responds to teammates' troubles

Mt. Lebanon native and U.S. Olympic swimmer Leah Smith had a nice little haul from the Rio Olympics, which she's showing off with a smile ...

Bolt doesn't set 200-meter world record but secures 8th Olympic gold

RIO DE JANEIRO — Usain Bolt's only real competition was the clock. He couldn't beat it. Another gold medal isn't such a bad consolation prize. Bolt ...

Spain again stands in way of U.S. men's basketball team's quest for gold

RIO DE JANEIRO — The U.S. men's basketball team expected this. Whether it was for the gold medal, as in the past two Olympics, or just ...