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Hope Solo arrested on DWI, child abuse charges

She has been released from jail and has a court date of June 28

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Former U.S. women’s national team star goalkeeper Hope Solo was arrested after she was found passed out behind the wheel of a vehicle in North Carolina with her 2-year-old twins inside, police said. A police report…

Closing ceremony wraps Tokyo 2020

Team USA tops medal table

Originally Published: 08 AUG 21 08:26 ET Updated: 08 AUG 21 08:52 ET By Ben Church (CNN) -- The final medals are being awarded in the closing ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics, wrapping two weeks of competition overshadowed by Covid-19.…

Durant sets record, example for US Olympic men’s hoops team

Durant is the top scorer to ever wear the red, white and blue, a player who has been unstoppable on the international stage from the moment he arrived

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — Kevin Durant had been just ordinary so far in these Olympics. That’s probably not good enough for gold. Not on this U.S. men’s basketball team, an unproven and for now still unspectacular group. Durant is the…

Simone Biles sits out events at Olympics

Biles withdraws from gymnastics final to protect team, self

TOKYO (AP) — Simone Biles arrived in Tokyo as the star of the U.S. Olympic movement and perhaps the Games themselves. She convinced herself she was prepared for the pressure. That she was ready to carry the burden of outsized…

Katie Ledecky knocked off at the Tokyo Olympics

Aussie Terminator takes out Ledecky in 1st Olympics matchup

TOKYO (AP) — The Terminator knocked off Katie Ledecky at the Tokyo Olympics. Australia’s Ariarne Titmus chased down Ledecky to win one of the most anticipated races of the Summer Games, capturing the gold medal with the second-fastest time in…

USA team gets another loss in Olympics exhibition

USA Basketball falls again, this time 91-83 to Australia

LAS VEGAS (AP) — These games don’t count. Right now, that is the only saving grace for USA Basketball. And for quite probably the first time in 29 years of NBA players suiting up for the national team, there was…