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20 ways women stole the show in the first week of the 2020 Games

20 ways women stole the show in the first week of the 2020 Games

3 days ago   |   WYFF

Almost 49% of the competitors at the Tokyo Olympics are female.
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'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

'It's powerful': Hmong community celebrates Sunisa Lee's Olympics victory

3 days ago   |   WYFF

Sunisa Lee is the first Hmong-American to make the U.S. Gymnastics Olympic team, bringing the spotlight to Hmong communities which make up less than 1% of the U.S. population.
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Nigerian sprinter Okagbare suspended for doping hours before Olympic run

Nigerian sprinter Okagbare suspended for doping hours before Olympic run

3 days ago   |   WYFF

Okagbare had already run in the 100 heats on the opening day of track competition at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo.
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Tokyo Olympics Day 8: Americans bringing in gold medals during final night of swimming

Tokyo Olympics Day 8: Americans bringing in gold medals during final night of swimming

3 days ago   |   WTAE

A few American swimmers added to their gold medals in the Tokyo Olympics during the final night of swimming events.
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Simone Biles withdraws from all-around competition at Tokyo Summer Games

4 days ago   |   ABC

The decision comes a day after Biles removed herself from the team final following one rotation because she felt she wasn't mentally ready.
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Gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from uneven bars, vault Olympic events

Gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from uneven bars, vault Olympic events

4 days ago   |   KMBC   |   2 articles

"She will continue to be evaluated daily to determine whether to compete in the finals for floor exercise and balance beam," USA Gymnastics said in a statement.
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The 5 Best New TV Shows Our Critic Watched in July 2021

4 days ago   |   Time

July marks the high point of the summer season, and television has noticed. Along with the sparse, anticlimactic but occasionally transcendent Tokyo Olympics, the past month's...
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Who's Ariarne Titmus? The Australian Swimmer's Rivalry With Katie Ledecky Has Captivated Olympics Fans

4 days ago   |   Time

Before this week, many people knew Katie Ledecky as one of the most dominant names in swimming for the last decade. So they might have been surprised by the success of...
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Caeleb Dressel Wins 100-m Butterfly and Sets New World Record

4 days ago   |   Time

The 100-m butterfly had been largely dominated by Michael Phelps at the Olympics since 2004. Now it's Caeleb Dresse l's turn. Dressel won the race at 49.45 on Saturday in...
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Katie Ledecky Adds Another Gold to Her Medal Haul in Tokyo

4 days ago   |   Time

Distance is where Katie Ledecky feels at home. There's no one better at powering through the long races, and Ledecky reaffirmed that with a decisive win in the 800-m freestyle...
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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 ...