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Brazil's interim President Michel Temer, center, walks with officials during a visit to the Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, June 14, 2016. In recent weeks Temer has stepped up his pledges of support for the Olympic games, which have been beset by a series of problems including the ongoing political crisis, Brazil's worst recession in decades and an outbreak of the Zika virus, which has been linked to birth defects in infants. Just to the right of Temer is Rio's interim governor Francisco Dornelles, and just left of Temer is Brazil Olympic Committee President Carlos Arthur Nuzman. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Amid crisis, Rio governor warns Olympics could be ‘big failure’

June 28, 2016 | WNST Staff

“I’m optimistic about the games, but I have to show reality. We can have a great Olympics, but if some steps aren’t taken, it can be a big failure.”

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Jimenez tries to build on last start in facing San Diego again

June 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

The first-place Orioles begin a nine-game road trip on Tuesday night.

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz draws a bases loaded walk from Tampa Bay Rays' Blake Snell as Mookie Betts, right, scores during the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, June 27, 2016, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Orioles increase AL East lead as Tampa Bay snaps skid against Boston

June 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

Baltimore now leads by 4 1/2 games in the division as the Red Sox have lost six of their last eight.

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Local product Anthony once again heading to Olympics

June 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

The 32-year-old will become the first U.S. men’s basketball player to appear in four Olympics.

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Special shoe collection prized possession for Orioles’ Jones

June 27, 2016 | WNST Staff

It took the center fielder four years to find 10 pairs of limited edition Doernbecher Air Jordans made by Nike.

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