• Ledecky off to a blazing start on very busy week at worlds
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    Ledecky off to a blazing start on very busy week at worlds

    BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Katie Ledecky got started on a very busy week at the world championships with a dominating performance in the preliminaries of the 400-meter freestyle Sunday.

  • Step by halting step, Nieto walks down aisle with his wife
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    Step by halting step, Nieto walks down aisle with his wife

    Step by halting step, former Olympic high jumper Jamie Nieto made good on his vow to walk wife Shevon down the aisle after their wedding and out the door to a waiting limousine. Just Nieto holding onto his wife's left hand for support. ''It's a monumental day so I think I need to do

  • Tom Terrific! Britain's Daley beats Chinese off big tower
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    Tom Terrific! Britain's Daley beats Chinese off big tower

    The Chinese divers were marvelous. Tom Daley was even better. Banishing the memory of his Rio disappointment, the British diver captured his first individual medal at the world championships since 2009 with a thrilling victory over reigning Olympic champion Chen Aisen on Saturday.

  • Ledecky prepares for another big week at world championships
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    Ledecky prepares for another big week at world championships

    ''It's really just putting in the work, putting in the training,'' Ledecky said Friday, sounding so nonchalant that she might as well have been describing a leisurely afternoon swim in one of those thermal baths along the Danube. Of course, there's nothing restful about her plans