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Swimmer Feigen apologizes for 'serious distraction' in Rio
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NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. swimmer James Feigen apologized for the "serious distraction" he and three teammates caused at a gas station during the Rio Olympics, saying he omitted facts in his statement to police....

Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo, host of next Summer Games
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TOKYO (AP) -- The Olympic flag has arrived in Tokyo, host of the next Summer Games....

Jordan's first Olympic medalist comes home to royal welcome
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AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- Jordan's first Olympic champion, taekwondo gold medal winner Ahmad Abughaush, has returned home to a royal welcome....

Samba, reflections and pride in final Rio Olympics party
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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Shaking to samba and expressing a sense of longing with uniquely Brazilian words, Olympians and fans said goodbye to the Rio Games with one last big bash that was both revelatory and a sigh of relief....

Speedo USA, 3 other sponsors drop Lochte after Rio incident
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Less than 24 hours after the close of the Rio Olympics, Ryan Lochte took a major financial hit Monday for a drunken incident he initially tried to pass off as an armed robbery....

After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safe
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BEIJING (AP) -- For the Olympics, it's so-long Rio, hello Asia....

Celebrating Olympic golds, N. Korea vows to be sports power
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PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- Despite claiming only two gold medals in Rio, North Korea is as determined as ever to fulfill one of leader Kim Jong Un's primary goals: to become an international sports superpower....

Think you know the Rio Olympics? Here's a quiz to find out
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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- Michael Phelps was predictably excellent, and Usain Bolt was amazing as expected. Ryan Lochte found himself swimming in hot water, and Brazil won the one gold it had to win....

The Latest: Rio Games close with samba-fueled Carnival party
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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The latest on the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro (all times local):...

US men grab hoops gold again on Rio's final day
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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) -- The Brazilians closed out the Rio Games in style Sunday. So did the U.S. men's basketball team....

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