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Allyson Felix Takes First in 400m Semifinals at Rio Olympics!

Allyson Felix Takes First in 400m Semifinals at Rio Olympics!

The loss ended Felix's hopes of becoming only the third woman in history to win both the 400m and 200m at the same Olympics after Valerie Brisco-Hooks of the USA in 1984 and Marie-Jose Perec of France in 1996. It's feeling very close to how it was. "I've been able to make a lot of progress after the trials on all the stuff that I'd missed". Recovery is the key now.


Laura Trott retains omnium gold, makes British Olympic history

Laura Trott retains omnium gold, makes British Olympic history

She joins Sir Ben Ainslie as a four-time Olympic champion and trails only Sir Chris Hoy, Sir Steve Redgrave, Sir Bradley Wiggins and Jason Kenny , her fiance, in Britain's all-time list. "To be able to repeat my London success - I just can't explain what I'm feeling right now". Cyclist Becky James won a silver medal in the women's sprint final at the velodrome, while Katy Marchant took bronze in the same event - adding another two medals to Team GB's tally.



Happy Birthday and a spot in the semis for Walsh Jennings

Walsh Jennings and Ross are ranked No. 3 in the world by FIVB. Walsh Jennings said it's more like 5 a.m. The other women's semi-final will pit top-seeded and heavy gold medal favorites Talita Antunes and Larissa Franca of Brazil against Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst .


Tesla Motors Inc Deletes & Restores 'Autopilot' on Chinese Website

Tesla Motors Inc Deletes & Restores 'Autopilot' on Chinese Website

But the word "autopilot" was reinserted into the website on Monday after the change had been noticed and widely reported . Richard Cuerden , chief scientist, engineering & technology at the UK's Transport Research Laboratory (TRL ) discusses the potential issues surrounding the use of autonomous vehicles in smart cities following the latest Tesla crash in China...



Biles wins floor exercise for record-tying 4th Olympic gold

Biles earned a gold medal in the vault and was favored to win one on the beam, but she stumbled in her routine and had to grab onto the beam with her hands. Now she's dancing a bit - we saw a little hop on one of her landings, but otherwise, this has been an assured and captivating routine. YOUTHFUL POISE: She may have just turned 17, but American runner Sydney McLaughlin showed remarkable poise and self-awareness in an interview with NBC's Lewis Johnson after finishing fifth in a qualifying ...


Olympic boxer Michael Conlan flips off judges, says fight was fixed

Olympic boxer Michael Conlan flips off judges, says fight was fixed

He dropped to his knees as an angry Conlan raised his middle finger to the judges at ringside. An imperative of the review will be to establish that the systems supporting our zero-tolerance approach to doping in sport are in line with worldwide best practice.