• After the sprinters, Jamaica seeking track and field depth
    The Associated Press 15 minutes ago

    After the sprinters, Jamaica seeking track and field depth

    The most dominant runner at Jamaica's national track and field championships this summer was not a superstar sprinter like Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake or Veronica Campbell-Brown. It was Kemoy Campbell. Meet the best distance runner in Jamaica - yet unlike Bolt, Blake and the sprint stars, he's

  • The Associated Press 21 minutes ago

    Olympics will showcase Brazil's diversity - and tensions

    Rafaela Silva hoped to get an Olympic gold medal four years ago in London. Disqualified in her Olympic judo match and eliminated from the chance of winning a medal, Brazil's Silva thought she'd find refuge in sympathetic text messages from fans in her country. ''The messages said I