• Russia says taekwondo team approved for Rio Olympics
    The Associated Press 46 minutes ago

    Russia says taekwondo team approved for Rio Olympics

    MOSCOW (AP) -- Russia says its taekwondo team has been approved to compete at the Rio Olympics against the backdrop of the country's doping scandal.

  • Refugees run long, inspiring road to Rio's world stage
    The Associated Press 49 minutes ago

    Refugees run long, inspiring road to Rio's world stage

    Each day, the five runners who grew up in the Kakuma refugee camp pounded the dusty tracks past thousands of makeshift tents to pass the time. ''When I started the project, I said 'What can I do with these people?''' coach Volker Wagner said. Now, they're also track athletes