Rio gets Olympic flame 100 days before games

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Olympic flame was handed to organizers of the Rio de Janeiro Games in Athens on Wednesday, 100 days before the opening ceremony in Brazil.

  • Written by DEREK GATOPOULOS, Associated Press

Taurasi, Catchings, Bird headline US women's Olympic team

NEW YORK (AP) — Four-time Olympians Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings headline the U.S. women's national team roster heading to Brazil for the Rio Games this summer.

  • Written by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer