US swimmers Katie Ledecky and Michael Phelps gave US swim fans a gold-medal performance on Tuesday, suggesting that the US swim team's competitive past has a strong future.
After 40 years in the sport and 11 Olympic games, US Gymnastics Olympic coach Márta Károlyi is retiring.
Team USA saw big medal wins for women's gymnastics and swimming on Day 4. On Day 5, USA faces Australia in men's basketball, among other events. Read on for a schedule of Wednesday's competitions.
A decision in the impeachment trial is expected to come before the end of the month. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I) of Vermont adds his voice to protests that the trial is a political coup.
The 2016 Summer Olympic games in Rio move into the Day 4. American athletes have claimed the most medals, 19. China is in second place with 13 medals. Japan and Russia each have 10.
A Kenyan court deported five Taiwanese nationals to China instead of Taiwan, a country with which Kenya has no diplomatic relations.
Despite a history of enacting religious and conservative policies, Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan has invoked the spirit of the secularist Turkish leader Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, in an attempt to unify the country after the July 15th coup attempt.
Former Prime Minister David Cameron is being accused of 'cronyism' for awarding high honors to political allies who were part of the 'Remain' campaign. Along with Cameron, they were unable to prevent Britain's vote to leave the EU.
After a barrage of hateful, racist, and misogynistic tweets nearly drove Leslie Jones off Twitter for good, the comedian has returned with a series of live tweets hailed as the best Olympic commentary for non-sports fans.