Less than a week before the opening of the Olympics, IOC leaders will meet in Rio de Janeiro this weekend to examine final preparations for the games and deal with the doping scandal that has led to the exclusion of more than 100 Russian athletes
NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar slammed Donald Trump during his speech at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday, criticizing the Republican presidential nominee for anti-Muslim comments made throughout his campaign.
Australian Olympic team members were forced to evacuate their lodgings on Friday at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after a small fire in a basement parking area caused smoke to fill the stairwells
Jacksonville Jaguars running back Denard Robinson said his car ended up in a retention pond after a single-car accident earlier this month because he fell asleep at the wheel.
Russia is confident that most of its Olympic team will be able to compete in Rio de Janeiro, but its efforts to reinstate banned athletes are a mixed bag
Mirim Lee followed her opening 10-under 62 with a 71 on Friday in the Women's British Open, leaving her a stroke ahead entering the weekend at tree-lined Woburn Golf Club
Chiefs safety Eric Berry was not among the players who reported to training camp at Missouri Western on Friday, a decision largely expected after negotiations on a long-term contract broke down
Outside of Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski has easily been the most indispensable player on the New England Patriots' offense, equally celebrated for his brute athleticism on the field and one-of-a-kind personality off of it