KIMIA ALIZADEH, IRANIAN DEFECTOR ON REFUGEE TEAM, BEATS IRANIAN IN TAEKWONDO

Kimia Alizadeh was a star in Iran for winning bronze in 2016, but she left the country in 2020 and is now part of a refugee team.

AMERICAN BALLET THEATER TO RETURN TO LINCOLN CENTER IN OCTOBER

The full-length ballet “Giselle” will open the company's season at the David H. Koch Theater Oct. 20.

 
 
 

SKATEBOARDING MAKES IT OLYMPIC DEBUT IN TOKYO

The men's street contest brings skateboarding into the Games with a breakout star in Nyjah Huston of the United States.

OLYMPIC GYMNASTICS: THE UNEVEN BARS, EXPLAINED

Want to follow the women's gymnastics competition in Tokyo, but don't understand the skills or how they're scored? Here's a guide.

 
 
 

OLYMPICS LIVE UPDATES: BILES MAKES TOKYO DEBUT

Simone Biles will compete in four events. The U.S. men's basketball team will seek to redeem itself against France after recent upsets...

BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL RETURN TO THE OLYMPICS: WHAT TO WATCH AND EXPECT

The sports are back after a 13-year absence, with just six countries competing in each. Here's how the tournaments work.

 
 
 

HOW TO HOST A RELAXED BRETON-STYLE SUMMER LUNCH

Benoît Rauzy and Anthony Watson, the founders of the design studio Atelier Vime, celebrated a long-awaited reunion with friends at...

A ROMANIAN GYMNAST CHASES HER NATION'S LEGACY

In 2014, Larisa Iordache came closer than anyone to beating Simone Biles. That's out now, but one last medal could help her reclaim...

 
 
 

IN EARLY OLYMPICS MEDAL TABLE, THE U.S. IS AT THE BOTTOM

It was a tough opening day for the U.S. in the 11 medal events. By early evening, all of the events were either over, or all the American...

HOW TO FALL OFF A MOUNTAIN

Keep calm, relax your body and if you can, try to land in a frog-like position.

 
 
 

U.S. MOVES TO DROP CASES AGAINST CHINESE RESEARCHERS

The arrests were part of a Trump-era initiative aimed at curbing Beijing's efforts to steal intellectual property, corporate secrets,...

FRITO-LAY WORKERS IN KANSAS RATIFY CONTRACT, ENDING STRIKE

The workers at a Frito-Lay plant in Topeka went on strike this month to protest forced overtime and so-called suicide shifts, which...

 
 
 

A GRANDFATHER DIED IN ‘SWATTING' OVER HIS TWITTER HANDLE, OFFICIALS SAY

Mark Herring had a fatal heart attack after the police swarmed his house after a fake emergency call. A Tennessee man was sentenced...

CALIFORNIA IS A DOMINANT ATHLETIC AND CULTURAL FORCE AT THE GAMES

 
 
 

THIS STREET SKATEBOARDER COULD DELIVER JAPAN'S FIRST GOLD

Yuto Horigome beat the American favorite Nyjah Huston at the worlds. Can he do it again at the Tokyo Olympics?

U.S. MEN'S GYMNASTS ADVANCE AT THE TOKYO OLYMPICS

 
 
 

WE OWE HAITI A DEBT WE CAN'T REPAY

Haitians carried out the first and only successful slave revolt in modern history, then repelled Napoleon's forces, making way for...

U.S. WOMEN'S SOCCER TEAM FILES BRIEF IN EQUAL PAY LAWSUIT

“We believe in our case and know our value,” Megan Rapinoe said in a statement. “It's time the U.S.S.F. does too.”

 
 
 

US WOMEN'S SOCCER TEAM DEFEATS NEW ZEALAND

NAOHISA TAKATO WINS JAPAN'S FIRST GOLD MEDAL IN TOKYO OLYMPICS

 
 
 



FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...