Olympics

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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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.

LeBron on fence about 2016 Olympic plans

August 13, 2015 | WNST Staff

Phelps answers Le Clos’ taunts with faster time in 100 fly

August 09, 2015 | WNST Staff

Phelps leaves no doubt he’ll be ready for Rio Olympics

August 08, 2015 | WNST Staff

Phelps receives probation for guilty DUI plea

December 19, 2014 | WNST Staff

Phelps suspended for six months after DUI arrest

October 06, 2014 | WNST Staff

Michael Phelps arrested for DUI in Baltimore

September 30, 2014 | WNST Staff

Phelps finishes next to last in 100 free at nationals

August 07, 2014 | WNST Staff

Phelps’ comeback to continue next week in Charlotte

May 07, 2014 | WNST Staff

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — (AP) Next up for Michael Phelps’ comeback: Two events that produced Olympic gold. Phelps has entered the 100-meter butterfly and the 200 freestyle at the Charlotte Grand Prix meet in North Carolina next week, his coach, Bob Bowman, told The Associated Press on Monday night. With both events on May 16, Bowman […]