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Today in History

Sep. 12, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2021. There are 110 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 12, 2001, stunned rescue workers continued to search for bodies in the World Trade...

Today in History

Aug. 14, 2021 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, Aug. 14, the 226th day of 2021. There are 139 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 14, 1935, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Social Security Act into law....

Today in History

Aug. 03, 2021 00:07 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Aug. 3, the 215th day of 2021. There are 150 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 3, 1936, Jesse Owens of the United States won the first of his four gold medals at...

Hungary's László Cseh closes Olympic career without gold

Jul. 30, 2021 04:13 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — László Cseh outlasted longtime rivals Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte. Now, the six-time Olympic medalist is bidding farewell himself. The 35-year-old Hungarian great retired Friday as one of the world's best swimmers to never win gold in five Olympics. ...

British swimmers make relay history; US doesn't even medal

Jul. 28, 2021 03:48 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — For the first time in more than a century, Britain claimed a relay gold at the Olympic pool. The United States, shockingly, didn't even make the podium. A dynamic quartet carried the British to a dominating victory in the men's...

Spotlight beckons Caeleb Dressel, swimming's reluctant star

Jul. 18, 2021 13:08 PM EDT

For a man tabbed as swimming’s next superstar, Caeleb Dressel couldn’t be more disinterested. Of course, he cares about being fast in the pool. He just isn’t into anyone else’s expectations or comparisons. Fame isn’t his thing, either. “I’d rather just shut...

Sweden’s Alshammar won’t swim in record 7th Olympics

Jun. 26, 2021 10:30 AM EDT

ROME (AP) — Her attempt to swim in a record seventh Olympics fallen short, Therese Alshammar can go back to doing what she loves most these days. Teaching 5-year-old kids how to swim. “That’s the best. It’s more rewarding than this,”...