Carlos Arthur Nuzman, Longtime Head Of Brazilian Olympic Committee, Sentenced To Over 30 Years For Corruption In Vote That Won Rio 2016 Olympics Over ChicagoCarlos Arthur Nuzman, the longtime head of the Brazilian Olympic Committee who helped Rio de Janeiro beat out Chicago for the 2016 Summer Olympics, has been sentenced to 30 years and 11 months in jail for corruption.
Baffoe: The Criticism Of Gabby Douglas Is Deeply AmericanIf you aren't part of the privileged, you're only perceived as much American as you conform to the comfort of the status quo.
Bernstein: IOC's Latest Lie Is Just PerfectThe IOC denied that Ryan Lochte and three other U.S. swimmers were robbed at gunpoint -- because why not deny it?
10 Must Watch Olympic Events This Week (8/15)The second week of the Rio Olympics is upon us. Here's 10 events to keep an eye on this week.
Bernstein: Rethink Olympics With One Easy RuleWhat the Olympics are really about: seeing the best on the planet in sports we don't normally observe.
10 Must-Watch Olympic Events This WeekHere's a look at 10 events coming up this week that you're not going to want to miss.
Pele Won't Attend Opening Ceremony, Citing HealthPele apologized for disappointing Brazilians and says "as a Brazilian, I ask God to bless all who participate in this event."
Bernstein: Will Rio Olympics Be Reality TV?The broadcast will create a protective bubble in a city rampant with crime, filth and perilous infrastructure.
Michael Phelps To Carry USA Flag During Olympic Opening Ceremony"This time around," Phelps says, "it's about so much more than medals."
Experts To Rio Athletes: 'Don't Put Your Head Under Water'Not only are some 1,400 athletes at risk of getting violently ill in water competitions, but the AP's tests indicate that tourists also face potentially serious health risks.
Bears' Mitch Unrein Ready To Watch Wife Shoot For Olympic GoldCorey Cogdell-Unrein is a trap shooter participating in her third Olympic games.
Brazil Arrests 10 In Alleged Olympics Terror Plot"They were complete amateurs and ill-prepared" to actually launch an attack, a top Brazilian official said.
Russia Says Final Decision On Olympic Ban Is Expected SundayThe IOC is examining the legal options of a blanket ban following a report by a WADA investigator that accused Russia's sports ministry of overseeing doping of the country's Olympic athletes.
NBCUniversal To Provide Record 6,755 Hours From Rio OlympicsThe previous high was 5,535 hours from the 2012 London Games.
The Bernstein Brief: Brazil In Chaos Ahead Of OlympicsIt's only getting uglier in Rio ahead of the Summer Games.