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Ryan Lochte says ‘immature behavior’ got him into a mess

New York (AP) — American swimmer Ryan Lochte said he over-exaggerated what happened at a Rio de Janeiro gas station and acknowledged it was...

Brazilians cap Olympic sailing regatta with dramatic gold

Rio de Janeiro (AP) — Oh, what a golden finish it was for Brazil in the Rio Olympics sailing regatta. Martine Grael and Kahena Kunze...

Rio delivers a simple, but spirited, Olympic welcome

Rio de Janeiro (AP) - What it lacked in flash, Rio made up for with feeling. With a limited budget, the consequence of a biting...

Brazil held to 0-0 draw by South Africa in men’s soccer

Brasilia, Brazil (AP) — Brazil started their quest for an Olympic gold medal in men's soccer with a disappointing 0-0 draw against South Africa,...

Brazil soccer players give hosts a winning start to Olympics

Rio de Janeiro (AP) — The first Olympics in Brazil are underway — aptly with soccer games in the sport's spiritual home and a...

Wait over for Pokemon Go in Brazil ahead of Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Olympians can now go for their "Pokemon Go" medals. The hit, augmented reality game, in which players roam around the real-life world...

Man tries to steal Olympic torch in Brazil

SAO PAULO, Brazil (AP) — A man was wrestled to the ground and detained after he tried to steal the Olympic torch as it...

Thailand accumulates 97 zika cases in 10 provinces this year but...

Thailand accumulated 97 cases of people infected with virus zika in 10 provinces in the first half of this year, but all were kept...

Mosquito that transmits Zika found in Chile

The presence of the Aedes Aegypti mosquito in Chilean continental areas was reported Monday. An Aedes aegypti mosquito is photographed through a microscope...

Beach Volleyball Olympic stars head to Bangsaen

Thailand will host the last stop on 2012 FIVB Beach Volleyball Swatch World Tour.  The tournament is called the Bangsaen Thailand Open powered by...