Jade Jones coach feared she would quit after London 2012 triumph

Jones, 23, repeated her Olympic gold success from London 2012 with a thrilling victory over Spain's Eva Calvo Gomez. "I am still young and only 23 so to be a double Olympic champion already is insane". "It feels unbelievable, I can't really explain... More..

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by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Brazil police official: Lochte made up story about robbery

Initially, Lochte said he, Jimmy Feigen , Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz were returning to the Olympic village in a cab when they were pulled over and robbed by men dressed as cops, but Lochte later told...More..

State reports summer's first Iowa cases of West Nile virus
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

State reports summer's first Iowa cases of West Nile virus

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) confirmed the first death due to West Nile virus this year in Washington. Most people who become infected with West Nile experience no symptoms . - DEET is...More..

Ariya leads as women take Olympic golf stage after 116 years
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Ariya leads as women take Olympic golf stage after 116 years

Brazil's Adilson da Silva officially launched golf's return to the Games last Thursday, hitting the first tee shot of the men's competition to end the sport's 112-year hiatus from the Olympics. Before heading t...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

State investigates new Zika case outside Miami neighborhood

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services last declared a public health emergency in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, which slammed into the New Jersey shore and flooded parts of New York City in 2012. "The...More..

by | Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Two More Infected with Zika Virus in Miami

As of Monday, Scott said the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has tested more than 25,000 mosquitoes for Zika in Florida - none of which have come back positive. Not including the most re...More..