- Rio mayor wants Olympic cauldron near revitalized port area Updated: Apr-28-16 3:29 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Mayor Eduardo Paes says he wants the Olympic cauldron to burn in Rio de Janeiro's revitalized port area.
- Legacy of Rio Olympics: Bike lane crashes into the sea Updated: Apr-22-16 3:06 am
RIO DE JANEIRO - At the flame-lighting in the ruins of Ancient Olympia, Brazil's sport minister Ricardo Leyser tried to assure the world about the troubled Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
- Olympic officials: Rio won't be scarred by politics, graft Updated: Apr-13-16 6:41 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - The Rio de Janeiro Olympics won't be scarred by the impeachment proceedings against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, a $3 billon corruption scandal touching scores of powerful politicians and businessmen, and the country's deepest recession in decades.
- Rio's port should be hopping with basketball during Olympics Updated: Apr-08-16 2:06 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Rio de Janeiro's renovated port area should be hopping - or "hooping" - during the Olympics.
- Rio Mayor: City Olympic preparations not touched by scandal Updated: Apr-07-16 3:38 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Rio de Janeiro's preparations for South America's first Olympics have not been implicated in the spreading corruption scandal that grips Brazil, Mayor Eduardo Paes said on Thursday.
- Security expert: Rio Olympic torch is target for protesters Updated: Mar-30-16 1:16 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO - Brazil's former head of public security expects protesters to target the torch relay for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.