BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil's embattled President Dilma Rousseff ignited the Olympic flame Tuesday, as a nationwide torch relay got underway with protests highlighting the country's deep political and economic crisis.
RIO DE JANEIRO - The Olympic flame is set to arrive in Brazil, kicking off a three-month torch relay around the country that will end at the Maracana stadium when the games open on Aug. 5.
Four-time Olympians Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings headline the U.S. women's national basketball team roster heading to Brazil for the Rio Games this summer.
RIO DE JANEIRO - Rio de Janeiro's renovated port area should be hopping - or "hooping" - during the Olympics.
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil's former head of public security expects protesters to target the torch relay for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
FRISCO, Texas - For the first time in a half century, the United States has failed to qualify for consecutive Olympic men's soccer tournaments.
PORTLAND, Ore. - The Americans set the bar high for the world indoor championships: Bring home a record bounty of medals.
Carlin Isles is a good bet to earn a spot on Team USA as rugby sevens makes its Olympic debut at the Rio Games. Maybe even in track as well, should he qualify in the 100 meters at the Olympic trials in July.