Nathan Adrian stormed home to win the 100-meter freestyle at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials punching his ticket to Rio where he'll go for a second straight gold.
Veteran U.S. sprinter Carmelita Jeter on Thursday pulled out of the Olympics after failing to recover from a quadricep muscle injury.
It was business as usual for Usain Bolt as he easily qualified for the semifinals of the men's 100 meters Thursday at the Jamaican Olympic Trials at Kingston's National Stadium.
Michael Phelps took another step toward a last Olympic hurrah on Tuesday as 2012 gold medalists Missy Franklin and Matt Grevers failed to qualify at the U.S. swimming trials for the Rio Games.
Freestyle phenomenon Katie Ledecky is on her way to the Rio Olympics after blazing to victory in the 400-meter freestyle at the U.S. swimming trials in 3 minutes 58.98 seconds.
The national titles are starting to run together for Simone Biles, a three-year blur of near flawlessly executed routines and carry-on cases full of medals.
A wide reaching series of checks for hidden motors in bicycles is to be employed at the 2016 Tour de France, Sunday's French weekly le Journal du Dimanche has reported.
Taiwanese sailboard athlete Chang Hao, seen in this file photo at the rudder of a boat, received notification from the Chinese Taipei Sailing Association on Tuesday, June 21, that he will present Taiwan at the 2016 Summer Olympics. It is the third time the Penghu-based windsurfer represents the nation at the Olympics.
Police in Tennessee say wrestler Jerry "The King" Lawler and his girlfriend have been arrested on charges of domestic violence.
National Taiwan Ocean University graduates are ready to set off on a 10-kilometer graduation voyage on sailboats or canoes off the shore of Keelung on Friday, June 17. The university said it would give a "certificate of ocean challenges" to the graduates after the completion of the voyage.