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2 US swimmers pulled off plane in Rio over questions in robbery

The US Olympic Committee said the robbery occurred after the athletes left a party at the French hospitality house.
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Michael Phelps dusts rival to win 200 butterfly for second gold of Rio Games

Phelps barely held off Japan’s Masato Sakai, who won silver in 1:53.40.

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Rio Olympics 2016: Coach K makes it clear Team USA does not 'live' on a boat

"I just do what I’m told," Butler said. "I’m told to sleep on a boat, so I sleep on a boat."

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Swimmer Kylie Masse wins Canada's 4th medal in Rio

Ontario native continues surprising success in the pool

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Rio Olympics: Lilly King and Ryan Murphy win USA swimming golds

And back to swimming; We’re at the Men’s 200m Butterfly Semifinals.

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NBC announcer apologizes for comments about Simone Biles' parents

Trautwig’s reference to Ron and Nellie as “grandparents” rather than parents angered adoption advocates, and when one reached out to Trautwig on Twitter, he doubled down:

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Rio Olympics 2016: Tom Daley and Dan Goodfellow win synchro 10m platform bronze

Britain's Tom Daley and Dan Goodfellow won Olympic bronze in the men's synchronised 10m platform at Rio 2016.

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Michael Phelps faces his toughest challenger yet — age

His biggest competition in the 100- and 200-meter butterfly events is expected to come from South Africa’s Chad Le Clos and Hungary’s Laszlo Cseh Jr.

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Cupping: Why Michael Phelps was covered in red dots

Phelps made his Rio Olympics debut Sunday night

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Serena and Venus Williams stunned in Rio Olympic doubles

Earlier Sunday, Serena started the defense of her singles title with a 6-4 6-2 win over Australia's Daria Gavrilova.

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Russian athletes have been banned from competing at the Rio 2016 Paralympics following the country's doping scandal.

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U.S. women eliminated from rugby

Rio 2016 Olympics: Day 2 action live

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Official: Russia's Paralympians banned from competing in Rio

The International Paralympic Committee [IPC] has confirmed a blanket ban on Russians competing at next month's Games following a recommendation from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to ban Russia’s Paralympics team from the event.

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Gisele Bundchen walks at Olympic Opening Ceremony, does not get mugged

Gisele Bundchen’s appearance at the 2016 Olympic Opening Ceremony was a lot less eventful than many expected.

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NBC won't show the opening ceremony live, and its explanation is eyebrow-raising

NBC's online stream of the opening ceremony will be run on the same delay.

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Brennan: Could Rio prove us all wrong?

What if they pull this off?

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Nigerian soccer team welcomed to Rio with wrong anthem

The Nigerians were evidently unfazed by the error, holding off Japan for a 5-4 victory. But their disappointment was apparent when the music began playing.

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CAS dismisses IOC’s blanket ban of athletes with past doping sanctions as ‘unenforceable’

The international Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne has ruled that some of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s criteria for Russian athletes to participate at the Rio games are "unenforceable" as they do not respect the right of natural justice.

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