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  1. U.S. finishes World Swimming Championships atop medal standings

    Aug 9, 2015, 2:16 PM EDT

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    The U.S. won its fewest medals in Olympic events ever at a Worlds or Olympics.

  2. Brazil granted spots in 2016 Olympic basketball tournaments

    Aug 9, 2015, 10:16 AM EDT

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    FIBA waited until one year before Rio because Brazil’s federation owed money.

  3. Michael Phelps answers Chad le Clos with world’s top 100m butterfly

    Aug 9, 2015, 10:00 AM EDT


    Phelps referenced his history of responding to other swimmers’ comments.

  4. Katie Ledecky completes unprecedented World Championships sweep

    Aug 8, 2015, 1:59 PM EDT

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    Ledecky broke one of her world records by a large margin again.

  5. Michael Phelps swims world’s fastest 200m butterfly of 2015

    Aug 7, 2015, 11:59 PM EDT


    Phelps would have easily won the World Championship with that time.

  6. U.S. men stunned in Worlds relay as streaks snapped

    Aug 7, 2015, 1:17 PM EDT

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    The U.S.’ two longest winning streaks at major international meets were snapped Friday.

  7. Ten-year-old girl competes at World Swimming Championships

    Aug 7, 2015, 10:04 AM EDT

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    “I was wondering how they make suits that small.”

  8. Yuzuru Hanyu eyes when to turn professional

    Aug 7, 2015, 9:47 AM EDT

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    “It’s been my plan since I was very young.”

  9. USA Basketball names 34 players to camp mandatory for Olympics

    Aug 6, 2015, 4:44 PM EDT

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    Four members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic team are missing.

  10. Nick Symmonds might be off U.S. team for World Championships

    Aug 6, 2015, 1:25 PM EDT


    Symmonds won silver at the 2013 World Championships.

  11. John Orozco looks to 2016 after tearing Achilles

    Aug 5, 2015, 5:41 PM EDT

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    “I have had this injury before, so I know I can come back from it.”

  12. Who will light Rio 2016 Olympic cauldron?

    Aug 5, 2015, 1:23 PM EDT

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    One Brazilian who received a special Olympic medal is a great candidate.

  13. IAAF to discuss Paralympians competing in Olympics ‘in the coming weeks’

    Aug 5, 2015, 12:40 PM EDT


    German amputee long jumper Markus Rehm could be a Rio medal contender.

  14. Cesar Cielo pulls out of World Championships

    Aug 5, 2015, 10:11 AM EDT

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    Cielo won’t be able to try for a fourth straight World title.