#2016 Summer Olympics in Rio

  • Video: The First US Olympian to Wear a Hijab Wins a Bronze
    Girls & Women

    The First US Olympian to Wear a Hijab Wins a Bronze

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2016

    Another historic moment in Rio. Read more

  • Article: Here's How the Refugee Team Is Doing at the Olympics
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    Here's How the Refugee Team Is Doing at the Olympics

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 12, 2016

    They’re winning of the hearts of the world. Read more

  • Article: These 4 Women From Saudi Arabia Join Olympics, Making History
    Girls & Women

    These 4 Women From Saudi Arabia Join Olympics, Making History

    By Meghan Werft|July 29, 2016

    For the second time in history women from Saudi Arabia will be allowed to compete in Olympic games. Read more

  • Video: His Uncle Swam for Syria; Now Rami Anis Joins Refugee Olympic Team
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    His Uncle Swam for Syria; Now Rami Anis Joins Refugee Olympic Team

    By Meghan Werft|July 25, 2016

    “Swimming is my life,” Anis says. “The swimming pool is my home.” Read more

  • Article: ‘Uninhabitable’ Olympic Village Drives Athletes Into Hotels
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    ‘Uninhabitable’ Olympic Village Drives Athletes Into Hotels

    July 25, 2016

    Will Rio be able to uphold previous Olympic standards? Read more

  • Article: Is hosting the Olympics really a good idea for a country?
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    Is hosting the Olympics really a good idea for a country?

    By Aditi Shetty|May 3, 2016

    Behind the argument for hosting the biggest sporting event on the planet. Read more

  • Article: Where will the 2016 Olympic torch go?
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    Where will the 2016 Olympic torch go?

    By Katherine Curtiss |April 21, 2016

    Follow the Olympic torch on its 95 day tour of Brazil. Read more