• The Canadian Press32 minutes ago

    Rio readies for worst as terror threat hangs over Olympics

    If there were ever a headache for anti-terror forces, it's the Olympics. In the aftermath of deadly attacks by the Islamic State group in France and elsewhere, Brazil, which has almost no experience combatting terrorism, is beefing up security for the games that start in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 5

  • Reuters33 minutes ago

    Factbox: Russian athletes affected by Rio bans

    Following the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decision on Sunday not to issue a blanket ban on Russian athletes despite evidence of systematic doping across the majority of Olympic sports, global sporting federations have been left to decide which Russians can compete at next month's