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Ryan Lochte says 'immature behavior' got him into a mess

Srour said Brazilian judges are notorious for pursuing cases such as Lochte's if charges are filed and that Brazilian authorities could use Interpol and other worldwide organizations to complicate his overseas travel. While the Brazilian government denied any truth to his story, Ryan continued to defend it , and even appeared on the Today Show earlier in the week, telling Matt Lauer, "The guy pulled out his gun, he cocked it, put it to my forehead and said 'get down.' I was like (puts hands ...



Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton expected to be out for the season

Up against Johnny Cueto and the San Francisco Giants, the Baltimore Orioles had no cakewalk to victory on Sunday. "When I go out there and don't get the job done, I'm going to be frustrated", Sale said . The San Francisco relievers gave up 5 of the 8 runs Baltimore scored including the three-run shot from Schoop and a solo home run off the bat of Mark Trumbo in the 8th inning to get the rally started.


Men's Olympic basketball: US v France

Men's Olympic basketball: US v France

That starts with their point guard, Irving, and their two biggest stars, Durant and Carmelo Anthony . In addition to Thompson's outburst, Kevin Durant got out to a fast start and finished with 17 points on 6-of-6 shooting. How do you view the rest of this Olympics for the team? Thompson finally had the three-point shooting eruption that everyone was expecting and reminded everyone that he was one of the Americans' best players at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.



Mongolian Wrestling Coaches Strip in Protest After Rio Loss

By virtue of a tie and the Ukranian being the last wrestler to score, Navruzov was awarded the win and the bronze medal. Both coaches tore off their clothes in protest, one removing his shirt and the other stripping down to his briefs.


Police seize passports from Irish Olympic officials - Irish Times

Police seize passports from Irish Olympic officials - Irish Times

Hickey, an IOC member, head of the Olympic Council of Ireland and the European Olympic Committees, was detained Wednesday and is accused of involvement in a ticket scam, ambush marketing and conspiracy over the sale of Rio Olympics tickets at inflated prices.


Rio officials say they have solution to fix green water

Rio officials say they have solution to fix green water

Instead, they made a decision to drain the larger of the two pools and transfer 1 million gallons of water from a practice pool in time for the synchronized swimming event scheduled to begin on Sunday. "We've learned a painful lesson". Now, on August 13, only the pool for synchronized swimming will be drained, and that's because of the nature of the sport.