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Simone Biles withdraws from all-around competition at Tokyo Summer Games

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The decision comes a day after Biles removed herself from the team final following one rotation because she felt she wasn't mentally ready.
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'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

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Sunisa Lee is the first Hmong-American to make the U.S. Gymnastics Olympic team, bringing the spotlight to Hmong communities which make up less than 1% of the U.S. population.
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Nigerian sprinter Okagbare suspended for doping hours before Olympic run

Nigerian sprinter Okagbare suspended for doping hours before Olympic run

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Okagbare had already run in the 100 heats on the opening day of track competition at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo.
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American stars compete in new relay event during final night of swimming

American stars compete in new relay event during final night of swimming

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Swimmers participated in the new 4x100-meter mixed medley relay event.
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Tokyo Olympics Day 8: Americans bringing in gold medals during final night of swimming

Tokyo Olympics Day 8: Americans bringing in gold medals during final night of swimming

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A few American swimmers added to their gold medals in the Tokyo Olympics during the final night of swimming events.
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Iranian refugee on verge of medal after 3 taekwondo wins

Iranian refugee on verge of medal after 3 taekwondo wins

TOKYO - Iranian defector Kimia Alizadeh is one victory away from winning the Refugee Olympic Team's first ever medal after three impressive wins in the Tokyo Games' taekwondo... Read more ...

Tunisian teen wins surprise Olympic swimming gold

Tunisian teen wins surprise Olympic swimming gold

TOKYO - Nobody was watching Ahmed Hafnaoui in lane eight of the Olympic pool. Read more ...

Olympics Latest: American Shaner wins 10m air rifle gold

Olympics Latest: American Shaner wins 10m air rifle gold

The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year's delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: Read more ...

'She's passionate about serving others': Third grader helps students prepare...

'She's passionate about serving others': Third grader helps students prepare for school

Luisita Cruz raised enough money to purchase school supplies to stuff 138 backpacks for students as well as 20 bags full of supplies for teachers. Read more ...

Is there a NASCAR race today? Date, start time, TV schedule for next race...

Is there a NASCAR race today? Date, start time, TV schedule for next race after 2021 Olympic break

NASCAR is taking the Olympics off. Find out when it will return to racing. Read more ...

U.S. Golfer Bryson DeChambeau To Miss Olympics After Positive COVID Test

U.S. Golfer Bryson DeChambeau To Miss Olympics After Positive COVID Test

Bryson DeChambeau tested positive before leaving the United States for Tokyo. He'll be replaced on the four-person team by Patrick Reed. Read more ...

Naomi Osaka wins in debut at Tokyo Olympics

Naomi Osaka wins in debut at Tokyo Olympics

TOKYO - Naomi Osaka is back and still winning. Read more ...

By withdrawing, COVID-positive Crabb saved Gibb's Olympics

By withdrawing, COVID-positive Crabb saved Gibb's Olympics

TOKYO - At 45, Jake Gibb is almost certainly at his last Summer Games. And yet the four-time Olympian offered to give it up for the remote chance that Taylor Crabb could have... Read more ...

Barnes HR, Jansen bounces back as Dodgers edge Rockies 1-0

Barnes HR, Jansen bounces back as Dodgers edge Rockies 1-0

LOS ANGELES - Austin Barnes homered early, Kenley Jansen preserved the lead late and the Los Angeles Dodgers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 1-0 victory over the... Read more ...

US beats Australia, sets up likely title rematch with Japan

US beats Australia, sets up likely title rematch with Japan

YOKOHAMA, Japan - The United States had just given up its first run and was two outs away from losing for the first time in the Olympic softball tournament. Read more ...