Brazil arrests 10 in alleged Olympics terror plot

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian police arrested 10 people who allegedly pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group on social media and discussed possible attacks during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, officials said Thursday.

  • Written by MAURICIO SAVARESE, Associated Press ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON, Associated Press

Browns, Robert Griffin III getting fresh start together

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Following his unceremonious exit from Washington, Robert Griffin III left behind a note in his locker that encouraged forgiveness and a positive attitude.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer

Russia loses appeal against Olympic track and field ban

LONDON (AP) — Russia lost its appeal Thursday against the Olympic ban on its track and field athletes, a decision which could add pressure on the IOC to exclude the country entirely from next month's games in Rio de Janeiro.

  • Written by STEPHEN WILSON, AP Sports Writer