A year later, Olympic displaced are left to rebuild lives

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — More than 70,000 people were displaced to make way for last year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Today some are satisfied in their new houses. Others had to start over and are struggling, bitter at the pressure from city officials and real estate speculators to relocate.

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  • Written by By LILIANA MICHELENA , Associated Press

Thomas Pieters takes 1-shot lead at Firestone

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Rory McIlroy had his best friend on the bag and his best start on American soil in 18 months. For Jordan Spieth, it was more of the same with two long putts and another comment filled with bravado directed at his caddie.

  • Written by By DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer

Rapinoe leads US' 3-0 rout of Japan in tournament finale

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Although Australia wrapped up the inaugural Tournament of Nations title before the U.S. women stepped on the field, Megan Rapinoe and her teammates still finished strong.

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  • Written by By GREG BEACHAM , AP Sports Writer