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August 19, 2016
Soccer legend Pele (L) arrives for a meeting alongside Joao Havelange, former president of FIFA, and Ricardo Texeira, president of the Brazilian Soccer Federation, at the Ministry of Sports in Brasilia in 2001. REUTERS/File photo
Soccer great Pele to play no role at Olympics closing ceremony
August 19, 2016 - 1:32pm
U.S. center Brittney Griner (15) grabs a rebound against France point guard Olivia Epoupa (22) during the women's basketball semifinals in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Carioca Arena 1 on Aug. 18. USA TODAY Sports/David E. Klutho
U.S. women's basketball team seek sixth gold with a win over Spain
August 19, 2016 - 1:20pm
Gold medallist Usain Bolt of Jamaica and silver medallist Andre De Grasse of Canada interact after the finish of the men's 200m final in Rio. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
Canadian sprinter De Grasse poised to fill Bolt void
August 19, 2016 - 11:55am
Nebraska WR coach with third DUI is suspended, will miss four games
August 19, 2016 - 11:45am
Angelique Kerber returns a shot against Barbora Strycova on day six during the Western and Southern tennis tournament at Linder Family Tennis Center on Aug. 18. USA TODAY Sports/Aaron Doster
Kerber edges closer to No. 1 ranking
August 19, 2016 - 11:34am
Eastern Conference guard Kyrie Irving (2) of the Cleveland Cavaliers brings the ball up court during the 2014 NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans. The NBA has cancelled plans to hold its 2017 All-Star Game in Charlotte, N.C., over state law decried as discriminatory against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, according to a report July 21. USA TODAY Sports/Bob Donnan
Report: New Orleans replaces Charlotte for 2017 All-Star Game
August 19, 2016 - 11:25am
Green Bay Packers inside linebacker Clay Matthews drinks water during the training camp at St. Norbert College on July 28. USA TODAY Sports/Mark Hoffman
Harrison, Packers duo agree to meet with NFL regarding doping allegations
August 19, 2016 - 11:13am
Minnesota Vikings running back Jhurell Pressley (42) breaks a tackle during the fourth quarter in a preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on Aug. 18. The Vikings won 18-11. USA TODAY Sports/Troy Wayrynen
Vikings edge Seahawks on late interception touchdown in preseason game No. 2
August 19, 2016 - 10:59am
August 18, 2016
Jan 3, 2016; Green Bay, WI, USA; Minnesota Vikings offensive tackle Matt Kalil (75) during the game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field.  Minnesota won 20-13.  Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports
Griffen impressed by level tackle Kalil's preseason
August 18, 2016 - 10:05pm
Twins' Sano makes return from injury
August 18, 2016 - 10:04pm
Aug 18, 2016; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon (4) hits a grand slam home run against the Minnesota Twins in the fourth inning at Kauffman Stadium. Mandatory Credit: John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports
Gordon hits grand slam as Royals rout Twins
August 18, 2016 - 10:02pm
2016 Rio Olympics - Athletics - Final - Men's 200m Final - Olympic Stadium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 18/08/2016. Usain Bolt (JAM) of Jamaica competes to win.   REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach  FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
Peerless Bolt powers to 200m gold
August 18, 2016 - 9:36pm
2016 Rio Olympics - Athletics - Final - Men's Decathlon 1500m - Olympic Stadium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 18/08/2016. Ashton Eaton (USA) of USA celebrates winning the gold medal.   REUTERS/Phil Noble  FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
Ashton Eaton -- still the world's greatest athlete
August 18, 2016 - 9:26pm
COLLEGE HOCKEY: Alaska programs facing threat of folding
August 18, 2016 - 9:17pm
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UPDATED: Brazilian police consider charging US swimmers with vandalism, false testimony
August 18, 2016 - 3:12pm