• Venus Williams tumbles out of Rogers Cup in Montreal
    The Associated Press1 hour ago

    Venus Williams tumbles out of Rogers Cup in Montreal

    Sixth-seeded Venus Williams tumbled out of the Rogers Cup in the third round Thursday night, falling 6-1, 6-7 (2), 6-3 to 10th-seeded Madison Keys in an all-American match. Playing her last tournament match before the Rio Olympics, the 36-year-old Williams lost seven straight games before holding serve

  • IOC warned Rio on construction contracts five years ago: documents
    Reuters2 hours ago

    IOC warned Rio on construction contracts five years ago: documents

    By Stephen Eisenhammer RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee warned organizers of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro five years ago that construction contracts they drew up could give developers incentives to cut corners, presaging problems with athletes' housing that drew complaints