2016 Rio Olympics - Artistic Gymnastics - Women's Balance Beam Victory Ceremony

Simone Biles, 5-Time Olympic Medalist, Says Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her, Too

Gymnast Simone Biles has come forward with allegations of sexual assault against Larry Nassar, the former team doctor for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University who has been accused of abusing more than 140 women. Biles, a 5-time Olympic medalist who helped vault the U.S. team to supremacy in Rio de Janeiro two years ago, […]


Olympic Gymnast Gabby Douglas Says Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her Too

Gabby Douglas revealed on Tuesday that she was also a victim of Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics doctor who has been accused by more than 125 women and girls of sexual abuse. This is the first time the Olympic gymnast has come forward with her own accusations of abuse. Douglas joins a growing number of gymnasts […]


Teen Daughter Of Olympic Sprinter Tyson Gay Killed In Shooting

The 15-year-old daughter of U.S. Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay has died after being shot outside of a Kentucky restaurant, police said. Trinity Gay was in the parking lot of Lexington’s Cook Out restaurant at around 4 a.m. Sunday when witnesses reported gunfire exchanged between two vehicles, police said in a statement. The teen was fatally shot in her […]


U.S. Chess Team Wins Olympic Gold in Baku

The golden U.S. team from right: Fabiano Caruana, Wesley So, Ray Robson, Samuel Shankland, Captain John Donaldson, Hikaru Nakamura, coach Alex Lenderman The United States bested 180 teams and won the 42nd World Chess Olympiad in Baku, Azerbaijan. At the closing ceremony last Tuesday, they received the gold medals and the traditional Azerbaijani hats – […]


Brazil won men’s beach volleyball Olympic gold in front of a spectacularly raucous crowd

If you weren’t at the men’s beach volleyball gold medal match in Rio on Thursday, then you missed out on the biggest party in the world. While the main event was on the sand between Brazil and Italy, the Brazilian crowd cheering on the home team was beyond incredible. The fans came out in full […]


Olympic basketball schedule 2016: U.S. women’s basketball team faces France in semis

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Team USA will continue its seemingly inevitable march towards the gold with a semifinals matchup against France. The Olympic women’s basketball tournament is down to just four teams. An appearance in the gold medal game will be on the line when the semifinals begin on Thursday. Team USA has been as […]