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Aug. 6, 2016

Here's What to Know About Rio 2016 Olympics Star Alex Morgan

A strong performance in Rio will certainly go a long way toward Alex Morgan cementing her comeback.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Hearing 'America the Beautiful' in Multiple Languages During Rio 2016 Made People Mad

A Coca-Cola ad featuring "America the Beautiful" in many languages caused controversy — again.
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Aug. 6, 2016

France's Samir Aït Saïd Suffers Gut-Wrenching Leg Injury At Rio Olympics 2016

But somehow, the French gymnast remained calm enough to wave goodbye to audiences as he left the stadium.
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Aug. 6, 2016

US Teen Virginia Thrasher Wins the First Gold Medal at 2016 Rio Olympics

Somewhat fittingly, it was for competitive shooting.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Rio Olympics Swimming Online Livestream 2016: Here's Where to Watch Live

Here's how to watch Olympic swimming.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Police Officer Stephen Rankin Convicted of Manslaughter for Shooting William Chapman II

William Chapman II, a black 18-year-old, was unarmed outside of a Walmart in Virginia.
Aug. 6, 2016

Meryl Streep Said a Trans Choir Teacher and Gay Piano Teacher Taught Her LGBT Acceptance

Meryl Streep got her LGBT views from a pair of teachers in 1960s New Jersey.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Brazil Acknowledged History of Slavery in the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony

Brazil used the 2016 Rio Olympics to acknowledge the role of slavery in its history.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Rio Olympics 2016 Day 1 Recap: The Most Viral Moments From First Day of the Games

The biggest moments from the first day of the 2016 Summer Olympics.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Donald Trump Suddenly Friends With Paul Ryan, John McCain and Kelly Ayotte Again

Just days after declining to endorse all three, something has made Trump become a big fan of each.
Aug. 6, 2016

Kim Kardashian West Refuses To Describe Herself As a Feminist

Despite believing in the same things that feminists do, Kim says she's not "a 'free the nipple'-type girl."
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Aug. 6, 2016

Renee Zellweger Just Shut Down Body Shamers and Tabloids in Blistering Blog Post

Renee Zellweger is not here for your body shaming.
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Aug. 6, 2016

5 Facts About Olympic Star Larissa França You Probably Didn't Know

Brazilian beach volleyball star Larissa França is a star to watch at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Livestream Olympics 2016: Watch Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross Play Volleyball Online

Here's how to watch Olympic beach volleyball this year.
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Aug. 6, 2016

5 Top US Olympic Athlete Snapchats You Have to Follow

Here are five United States athletes to follow on Snapchat during the 2016 Rio Olympics.
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Aug. 6, 2016

5 Facts About Olympic Star Megan Rapinoe You Probably Didn't Know

Megan Rapinoe is a veteran of the U.S. team since 2006.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Simone Biles, Rio’s Olympic Gymnastics Favorite

Simone Biles is already set up for an incredible Olympic career, and it will all begin Sunday in Rio.
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Aug. 6, 2016

What Does the Olympic Torch Symbolize? Here's a Brief History of What the Torch Represents

The Olympic Torch has served as the prime symbol most identify with the famous games.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Missy Franklin: 8 Facts You Didn’t Know About 2016 Rio Olympics Swimming Star

Franklin will swim for Team USA at the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Sloane Stephens' Ranking, Age and Other Facts About the US Olympic Tennis Player

Sloane Stephens’ name became mainstream in 2013 when she famously beat leading tennis star Serena Williams.
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Aug. 6, 2016

U.S. Men’s Basketball Team Livestream: How to Watch the Rio Games Live Online

They're definitely winning another gold this year, but it'll be fun to watch.
Aug. 6, 2016

Delta Airlines is Showing a Censored Version of Lesbian Romance 'Carol' Without Kissing

"w/o a single kiss, CAROL is a movie about staring," comedian Cameron Esposito joked.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Here's Everything Kerri Walsh Jennings Has Accomplished in Her Olympic Career

Here's what to know about Kerri Walsh Jennings.
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Aug. 6, 2016

US Women's Soccer Team Livestream 2016: How to Watch the Matches Live Online

NBC's livestream will broadcast Olympic events.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Katie Ledecky Olympics Livestream 2016: Watch the U.S. Olympic Swimmer Compete

Watch U.S. swimmer Katie Ledecky win all the gold medals.
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Aug. 6, 2016

Rio Olympics Day 1: Events, Schedule and What to Expect From US Contingent

On Olympics day one, there are a ton of events which feature athletes from the United States.